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  Business   Economy  05 Mar 2019

Business, Economy, 05 Mar 2019

World Bank to provide USD 250 mn to boost rural income

The project will help women in rural households develop viable enterprises for farm and non-farm products.

05 Mar 2019 7:06 PM

Bank of Baroda slashes lending rate by 10 basis points

The rate cut comes a month after Reserve Bank slashed key lending rate by 0.25 percentage points to 6.25 per cent.

05 Mar 2019 6:24 PM

E-commerce revolutionised retail sector in India: NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant

'Driven by growth in India's retail market, country's GDP will increase and result in more job opportunities,' Amitabh Kant.

05 Mar 2019 5:13 PM

India's import duties not high; within global trade norms of WTO: govt

The bilateral trade has increased to USD 74.5 billion in 2017-18 from USD 64.5 billion in 2016-17.

05 Mar 2019 4:11 PM

GSP withdrawal not to have significant impact on India's exports: commerce secy

1,900 Indian products from sectors such as chemicals and engineering get duty free access to US market under GSP.

05 Mar 2019 12:36 PM


Services sector activity gathers pace in Feb on uptick in new business orders

PMI Output Index, that maps both the manufacturing and services industry, rose from 53.6 in January to 53.8.

05 Mar 2019 11:12 AM

India's farm, marine exports to be hit by US trade action: exporters' body

'We fear that our labour-intensive exports of agriculture, marine and handicraft products to the US would be hit hard,' said Ajay Sahai.

05 Mar 2019 10:52 AM