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Demonetisation effect: India's GDP growth slows to 7 per cent in Oct-Dec

June 18, 2020 2:58 pm

India GDP growth rate: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) and the Economic Survey had projected India to grow at 6.9 per cent and 6.5 per cent in current fiscal.

GDP growth expected to be upwards of 7 per cent next fiscal: Finance Ministry

February 04, 2017 12:02 pm

The figures will be largely driven by the remonetisation process, which would then boost consumption levels in the country.

India within whisker of trade surplus in Q1 but Brexit risk, oil prices weigh

June 16, 2016 8:25 pm

Its overall BoP was in the black for the second consecutive quarter in January-March, and for all of 2015-16, although the surplus narrowed sharply from the first quarter of 2015 due to lower foreign investments.

Gross Domestic Perplexity

June 13, 2016 1:47 am

The variation in GDP estimates is mainly due to the varying inflation levels being used in calculations.

India to grow at 7.8% in FY17, led by consumption: DBS

June 12, 2016 1:24 pm

"We expect growth to gain momentum in 2016-17 fiscal, with headline real GDP up at 7.8 per cent," DBS said in a research note.

Missing the point

June 09, 2016 12:02 am

Fake, spin and jumla have been used to describe the latest GDP figures, but commentators appear to be relying, sometimes wilfully, on the wrong parameters.

Govt to push reforms to take India from emerging to 'more developed economy': Arun Jaitley

June 02, 2016 11:44 am

Jaitley is confident that the reform process that has been started by the government has helped to restore the credibility of the economy, and both domestic and international investors are much more confident about investing in India.

Rupee falls 19 paise against Dollar on Raghuram Rajan tenure issue

June 02, 2016 1:50 am

Increased buying by funds and investors driven by encouraging GDP numbers and crore infrastructure sector growth moves the Sensex up by 62 points.

Rupee up 5 paise against dollar in early trade

June 01, 2016 10:14 am

Forex dealers said weakness in dollar against some other currencies overseas and a higher opening in the domestic equity market also supported the rupee,

GDP on upward curve, investors should put funds in India: Jaitley in Japan

June 01, 2016 9:43 am

Jaitley said Indian economy clocked 7 per cent growth rate in every quarter last fiscal despite an unsupportive global economy and two consecutive years of weak monsoon.


'Railways in crisis going from bad to worse': Dinesh Trivedi

February 25, 2016 6:55 am

New Delhi, Feb 25 (ANI): Former railways minister Dinesh Trivedi wished Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu all the best for the upcoming Railways Budget. He said he was little worried about the railways because railways is a basic system anywhere in the world, which adds to half percent to the GDP. If the railways doesn’t do well, you cannot contain even your food inflation.