GDP growth

Merger, acquisition plunge 54 percent in May to USD 2.8 billion

The deal street saw a sharp 54% decline in activities in May at $2.8 billion due to fewer large deals, according a report. However, rainm...Read More

Alarm bells as growth, job panels are set up

Alarm bells as growth, job panels are set up

Hit hard by the 5-year low GDP growth and 45-year high unemployment rate of 6.1 per cent, the newly formed Modi government got cracking o...Read More

Narendra Modi government only worked for few affluent people and asked people to oust it with a “sixer”: Navjot Singh Sidhu

Narendra Modi government only worked for few affluent people and asked people to oust it with a “sixer”: Navjot Singh Sidhu

Mumbai: Cricketer-turned-politician and senior Congress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu on Friday said the Narendra Modi government only worked...Read More

Bold steps needed to meet crisis in jobs

India is dealing with a serious crisis of employment despite achieving higher than global average rates of GDP growth consistently for ma...Read More

GDP expected to expand 7.5 percent in FY20: World Bank

GDP expected to expand 7.5 percent in FY20: World Bank

Washington: India’s GDP growth is expected to accelerate moderately to 7.5 per cent in Fiscal Year 19-20, driven by continued investment ...Read More

What does Fed policy mean for us?

What does Fed policy mean for us?

The Federal Reserve has kept rates unchanged in their recent meeting but more importantly indicated that there will be no rate hikes this...Read More

February manufacturing activity hits 14-month high

New Delhi: The country’s manufacturing sector performance further strengthened in February and touched a 14-month high driven by accelera...Read More

GDP growth slows to Five Quater low: Government Data

GDP growth slows to Five Quater low: Government Data

New Delhi: India’s economic growth slowed to a 5-quarter low of 6.6 per cent in October-December period of this fiscal, according to gove...Read More

Reforms transformed India into major economy: Niti Aayog

Reforms transformed India into major economy: Niti Aayog

New Delhi: The host of reforms undertaken by the government has transformed India into the fastest-growing major economy along with the m...Read More

Budget 2019: India brightest spot in the world; GDP growth fastest in last 5 years, says Piyush Goyal   

New Delhi: Finance Minister Piyush Goyal Friday said India has emerged as the brightest spot in the world in the last five years during w...Read More

India to remain fastest-growing economy in 2019, 2020: UN report

India to remain fastest-growing economy in 2019, 2020: UN report

New Delhi: India will continue to remain the world’s fastest-growing large economy in 2019 as well as in 2020, much ahead of China, a UN ...Read More

India growth not producing jobs that people want: Raghuram Rajan

India growth not producing jobs that people want: Raghuram Rajan

Davos: Raghuram Rajan, former Reserve Bank of India (RBI) governor, said the jobs in India are not growing despite higher GDP growth. The...Read More

It’s a make-believe game in a battle of perception

Modi came to power promising to eradicate black money and corruption by putting end to a system where the ruling elites and their cronies...Read More

Full-year GDP growth outlook cut by a notch

Full-year GDP growth outlook cut by a notch

Mumbai: Analysts cut their growth forecasts for the full year by a notch and warned of fiscal slippage for the year ending March 2019, fo...Read More

GDP growth pegged at 7.4 percent in FY19

GDP growth pegged at 7.4 percent in FY19

NEW DELHI: Indian economy is projected to grow at 7–7.4 per cent in the current fiscal, economic policy think-tank NCAER said on Thursday...Read More

More reforms needed for 8 percent GDP growth: Niti Aayog Vice-Chairman Rajiv Kumar

New Delhi: India will have to undertake more reforms and try harder to grow at over 8 per cent, Niti Aayog Vice-Chairman Rajiv Kumar said...Read More

Government slashes GDP growth in UPA era

Government slashes GDP growth in UPA era

New Delhi: The Modi government on Wednesday lowered the GDP growth rate during most periods in the UPA regime, shaving off over 1 percent...Read More

Brent crude oil slips below $70

Brent crude oil slips below $70

London : Brent crude oil sank on Friday to a seven-month low under $70 on surging US energy stockpiles ahead of a weekend meeting of majo...Read More

China Q3 GDP growth slips to nine-year low

Beijing: China’s economy grew at 6.5 per cent in the third quarter, posting slowest growth in nine years, amid intensifying trade war wit...Read More

Keep eye on human development indices

Keep eye on human development indices

This year India’s economic growth will once again be among the fastest in the world, even ahead of China. The real GDP growth rate that i...Read More

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