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Govt can raise Rs95K-cr from infra bonds to boost growth: BofA

The market will not react adversely as the money raised will be tied to funding specific needs, economists at Bank of America Merrill Lyn...Read More

DBS revises India GDP forecast for FY20 down to 6.8

DBS revises India GDP forecast for FY20 down to 6.8

The Reserve Bank of India's policy stance was changed from neutral to accommodative, opening the door to further easing, wrote Radhika Ra...Read More

EAC-PM to come out with point-by-point rebuttal of ex-CEA's claims on GDP

EAC-PM to come out with point-by-point rebuttal of ex-CEA's claims on GDP

The Economic Advisory Council to the PM on Wednesday refuted the claims of former CEA Arvind Subramanian regarding overestimation of GDP ...Read More

Government rebuts ex-CEA Arvind Subramanian's contention on GDP; says right methodology followed

The government rebutted former CEA Arvind Subramanian's contention regarding over-estimation of the GDP data and stated that proper metho...Read More

Government defends GDP methodology

Government defends GDP methodology

The GDP estimates are based on "accepted procedures, methodologies and available data", the Union government said on Tuesday after an art...Read More

India's GDP growth overestimated by 2.5 pc, says former CEA

India's GDP growth overestimated by 2.5 pc, says former CEA

Arvind Subramanian, Narendra Modi government's former chief economic adviser (CEA), has deduced that India's economic growth rate has bee...Read More

GDP growth may accelerate to 7.2% in FY20: Report

American brokerage Goldman Sachs on Friday pegged the Indian GDP growth to accelerate to 7.2 per cent in 2019-20 on lower oil prices, pol...Read More

Nirmala Sitharaman’s challenge

Nirmala Sitharaman’s challenge

The new Union Finance Minister, Nirmala Sitharaman, has her job cut out for her.

Ind-Ra lowers GDP estimate to 6.9 pc for FY19

Ind-Ra lowers GDP estimate to 6.9 pc for FY19

New Delhi: India Ratings and Research (Ind-Ra) said on Monday that it expects India’s GDP growth rate during 2018-19 to be 6.9 pc as agai...Read More

Fiscal deficit touched 4.52 percent in February end

New Delhi: The country’s fiscal deficit at Rs 8.51 lakh crore at the end of February 2019 had touched 4.52 per cent of the GDP, a senior ...Read More

India’s manufacturing sector growth eases to 8-month low

India’s manufacturing sector growth eases to 8-month low

New Delhi: The country’s manufacturing sector performance eased to an eight-month low in April as new business growth moderated, curbed b...Read More

Lok Sabha elections 2019: How PM Narendra Modi-led government changed GDP methodology

Lok Sabha elections 2019: How PM Narendra Modi-led government changed GDP methodology

The most talked about point in this Lok Sabha Elections is Economy. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in his five-year term, has been critici...Read More

China’s beats forecast, shows steady growth in first quarter

Beijing: China’s economy beat forecasts as growth remained steady in the first quarter despite tepid global demand, a US trade war and a ...Read More

Indian economy to grow at 7.2 per cent in FY 19: Asian Development Bank

Indian economy to grow at 7.2 per cent in FY 19: Asian Development Bank

New Delhi: Domestic demand is expected to remain the main driver as India’s GDP picks up to grow at 7.2 per cent in 2018-19 and 7.3 per c...Read More

Currency in circulation falls since demonetisation: finance ministry official

Currency in circulation falls since demonetisation: finance ministry official

New Delhi: Currency in circulation as percentage of GDP declined by over 1 percentage points to 10.48 per cent in the two years after dem...Read More

MSME Lending fuelled by Digitisation

MSMEs play a major role in Economic development of India. There are around 63.4 million units and they contribute to 6.11% of the manufac...Read More

369 infra projects under implementation facing cost overruns

369 infra projects under implementation facing cost overruns

New Delhi: As many as 369 infrastructure projects of the total 1,420 under implementation are facing cost overruns, while another 366 are...Read More

SBI Research pegs Q3 GDP at 6.7 percent

SBI Research pegs Q3 GDP at 6.7 percent

MUMBAI: The economy is likely to grow at 6.6-6.7 percent in the third quarter and 7.2 per cent for the full financial year, says report. ...Read More

Coping with India’s water stress

We are still three months away from the national elections. Pundits say that elections are always about the economy. The recent Union Bud...Read More

Maintaining 3.4 percent fiscal deficit a tough task: Moody’s

Maintaining 3.4 percent fiscal deficit a tough task: Moody’s

New Delhi: The government will find it difficult to meet the fiscal deficit target of 3.4 per cent in 2019-20 on account on higher spendi...Read More

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