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current account deficit

Gold imports dip 9 per cent during Apr-Oct

Dip in gold imports has helped in narrowing the country's trade deficit to USD 94.72 billion during Apr-Oct 2019-20.

24 Nov 2019 4:32 PM

India's GDP to grow at 6 per cent in Apr-Jun: survey

The country's economy grew at 8.2 per cent in April-June 2018-19.

26 Aug 2019 3:46 PM

Gold imports up 35.5 per cent during Apr-Jun

Gold imports increased by 35.5 pc to USD 11.45 billion (about Rs 80,000 crore) during April-June quarter of current fiscal.

12 Aug 2019 8:29 PM

Economic Survey: Govt may further ease FDI norms to bridge current account deficit

The deficit increased to USD 57.2 billion or 2.1 per cent of gross domestic product (GDP) in 2018-19.

04 Jul 2019 3:02 PM

Current account deficit inches up to 2.1 pc but more than halves in Q4

Overall trade performance was prime influencer for both contraction in CAD for March quarter as well as a widening for the full year.

28 Jun 2019 6:57 PM


South Korea records first current account deficit in 7 years

The world's 11th largest economy posted a current account deficit of $660 million in April, figures from the central Bank of Korea showed.

05 Jun 2019 2:49 PM

New govt faces challenges of arresting slowdown, creating jobs: Economists

Economic growth slipped to a five-quarter low of 6.6 per cent in October-December 2018.

24 May 2019 2:19 PM

Gold imports rise 54 per cent to USD 3.97 billion in April

After recording a negative growth in imports in February, gold imports started registering double-digit growth.

20 May 2019 3:12 PM

Rising crude prices to adversely impact CAD, rupee, inflation: Report

A 10 pc spike in crude prices can result in a 0.40 pc widening of the CAD and also push up inflation by 0.24 pc.

24 Apr 2019 2:15 PM

RBI to remain watchful on growth, financial stability: Shaktikanta Das

India’s current account deficit is expected to be around 2.5 per cent of GDP in 2018-19.

13 Apr 2019 11:42 AM


Current account deficit widens to 2.5 pc of GDP in Q3

The deficit, had moderated to USD 19.1 billion or 2.9 per cent of GDP in the preceding quarter (July-September).

29 Mar 2019 7:10 PM

Rupee likely to depreciate further to 78 per dollar in 2019: report

The CAD for H1 FY18-19 was at USD (-) 34.94 billion, against USD (-) 48.72 billion for the complete FY2017-18.

06 Feb 2019 4:24 PM

India's exports to surpass USD 314 billion peak this year

Petroleum products, gems and jewellery, leather products and even textiles would be among sectors that contribute to the growth in exports.

04 Feb 2019 4:38 PM

Gems & jewellery sector seeks cut in gold import duty to 4 pc

Finance minister Arun Jaitley said the 10 per cent import duty on gold was levied to curb current account deficit (CAD).

29 Jan 2019 3:04 PM

Govt not seeking RBI reserves to meet fiscal deficit: Jaitley

The RBI was maintaining a reserve of 28 per cent.

31 Dec 2018 5:57 PM


Market cap, GDP to reach USD 6 trillion in 10 years: Morgan Stanley

India's GDP is up 10-fold and equity market cap is up 22 times in the last 25 years.

01 Nov 2018 10:42 AM

Gold imports up 4 pc to USD 17.63 billion in Apr-Sep 2018-19

In volume terms, the country imports 800-900 tonnes of gold annually.

19 Oct 2018 11:33 AM

US says it could remove India from currency monitoring list

Foreign currency reserves stood at USD 380 billion, equal to 3.7 times gross short-term external debt.

18 Oct 2018 9:09 AM

Govt hikes import duty on select 17 items to curb CAD

Falling rupee, market bloodbath force govt to take more measures.

12 Oct 2018 8:58 AM

Market, rupee slump due to external factors; govt to take action: official

The government will take action at an appropriate time to check widening CAD

11 Oct 2018 3:18 PM