indian economy

India can become a USD 10-trillion-economy in the next 12-15 years: HUL’s CMD Sanjiv Mehta

India can become a USD 10-trillion-economy in the next 12-15 years: HUL’s CMD Sanjiv Mehta

Making India a middle-income country, will help it to become a USD 10-trillion-economy, said Sanjiv Mehta, Chairman and Managing Director...Read More

Moody's projects Indian economy to contract 11.5% this fiscal

Moody's projects Indian economy to contract 11.5% this fiscal

Moody's Investors Service on Friday slashed India's growth projection for the current fiscal to (-) 11.5 per cent, from (-) 4 per cent es...Read More

'Worst hit': Goldman Sachs paints gloomy picture for Indian economy, GDP to contract 14.8% in FY21

'Worst hit': Goldman Sachs paints gloomy picture for Indian economy, GDP to contract 14.8% in FY21

The Indian economy is the worst-hit among major economies, American brokerage Goldman Sachs said on Tuesday sharply cutting its 2020-21 G...Read More

Monetary policy: Very little room to manoeuvre

Monetary policy: Very little room to manoeuvre

I am an eternal optimist. When the car stalls, the tools don’t work and there is nothing else in sight, there is a choice between optimis...Read More

Indian economy to see sharp V-shaped recovery, says N K Singh

Indian economy to see sharp V-shaped recovery, says N K Singh

India will see a sharp V-shaped recovery in the third and fourth quarter of the current fiscal, but FY21 GDP growth would ultimately be i...Read More

Worrying signs on the inflation front, says Ajit Ranade

Worrying signs on the inflation front, says Ajit Ranade

Now, households spend more on food and less on eating out, clothes, recreation or travel. This new proportion must reflect in the COVID c...Read More

Indian economy moves towards normalcy: RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das

Indian economy moves towards normalcy: RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das

With the easing of lockdown restrictions, the Indian economy is showing signs of going back to normalcy, Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Gove...Read More

Indian economy showing signs of returning to normalcy: RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das

Indian economy showing signs of returning to normalcy: RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das

The Indian economy has started showing signs of normalcy with ease in lockdown restrictions across the country, RBI Governor Shaktikanta...Read More

Monetary policy vs fiscal policy: Why the printing of notes is favoured

Monetary policy vs fiscal policy: Why the printing of notes is favoured

A keen look at different approaches to economic policy that either accrue immediate benefits, or in the future — as we are today — of the...Read More

Public sector banking reforms: Let’s do it right this time

Public sector banking reforms: Let’s do it right this time

Here is the need for a fresh approach to the banking system: simplified and unambiguous for the borrowers, the banks and the government.

Congress chides Finance Minister for all-round collapse

Congress chides Finance Minister for all-round collapse

The Congress said the BJP government has no solutions. It has only problems and if there is a solution, it is how to cover up the data an...Read More

Indian economy to shrink by 3.2% in FY21 amid coronavirus outbreak: World Bank downgrades projection by negative 9%

Indian economy to shrink by 3.2% in FY21 amid coronavirus outbreak: World Bank downgrades projection by negative 9%

India's economy will shrink by 3.2 per cent in the current fiscal, the World Bank said on Monday as it joined a chorus of international a...Read More

India stands to gain minimally from China’s economic retaliation of Australia

India stands to gain minimally from China’s economic retaliation of Australia

China is Australia’s biggest trading partner. In the wake of the boycott, India cannot replace China, given its dismal economy and cumber...Read More

P Chidambaram slams 'shameless RSS' for dragging economy into 'negative growth territory'

P Chidambaram slams 'shameless RSS' for dragging economy into 'negative growth territory'

Veteran Congress leader and former union finance ministe P Chidambaram on Saturday said RSS should be ashamed of how the government has d...Read More

8 new horizons of growth: Highlights of Nirmala Sitharaman's press conference dated May 16, 2020

8 new horizons of growth: Highlights of Nirmala Sitharaman's press conference dated May 16, 2020

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday introduced the fourth part of her press conference that focuses on the economic stimulus ...Read More

India will be risking economic hara-kiri, if lockdown extended for much longer: Anand Mahindra

India will be risking economic hara-kiri, if lockdown extended for much longer: Anand Mahindra

New Delhi: Leading industrialist Anand Mahindra on Monday said that if lockdown is extended for much longer duration then the country wil...Read More

No alternative to expanding the fiscal deficit

No alternative to expanding the fiscal deficit

As 63 million small and medium enterprises look to the government for support in these harrowing times, what prevents the policymakers fr...Read More

Coronavirus proof that we cannot wait for another catastrophe; multilateralism is the need of the hour

Coronavirus proof that we cannot wait for another catastrophe; multilateralism is the need of the hour

Internet straw polls on the post-coronavirus world confirm what is generally accepted, that there's no going back to business-as-usual. A...Read More

FPJ EDIT: Lockdown cannot go on indefinitely

FPJ EDIT: Lockdown cannot go on indefinitely

Despite the lockdown in India and a number of countries there is no knowing definitely when humankind will be rid of this latest scourge...Read More

Navigating the Covid–19 pandemic

Navigating the Covid–19 pandemic

COVID-19 came as a total surprise and shock to all parts of the world. This is the first time in modern history all the countries in the ...Read More

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