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India's services sector expands at slower pace in September

Nikkei India Services Business Activity Index touched 50.9 in September, down from 51.5 recorded in August.

04 Oct 2018 12:16 PM

Manufacturing sector activity rises in Sep on new orders: PMI

Manufacturing firms boosted their workforce amid gains in new work orders.

01 Oct 2018 11:27 AM

Surging prices and effect on the economy

Put India above elections, don’t reduce taxes on petrol and diesel, allow prices to be market determined.

30 Sep 2018 5:43 AM

Why the ‘gig’ economy may not be the workforce of the future

Over the past two years, pay for gig workers has dropped, and they are earning a growing share of their income elsewhere.

26 Sep 2018 8:18 AM

Fitch raises India's 2018-19 growth forecast to 7.8 per cent: statement

Economic outlook is subject to several headwinds including tightening of financial conditions.

22 Sep 2018 10:47 AM


States set to miss 20 per cent debt-to-GDP ratio target by FY23: report

States' aggregate debt-to-GDP ratio for FY19 has been budgeted at 24.3 per cent and according to their FY19 budgets.

18 Sep 2018 2:57 PM

Confident of strictly maintaining fiscal deficit at 3.3 per cent: Jaitley

Finance Minister also expressed the government's confidence in maintaining a growth rate higher.

17 Sep 2018 10:58 AM

PM Modi calls high-level emergency meet on Saturday to review economy

Free-fall of rupee and relentless hike in oil prices top agenda of Saturday meeting with Finance Minister and RBI Governer.

13 Sep 2018 9:39 AM

India undergoing transformation at unprecedented pace: Venkaiah Naidu

Good governance are essential elements of imparting a new energy to the country and the economy.

10 Sep 2018 10:48 AM

GST effect: Hundreds of thousands laid off despite growth

Complexities of GST have driven many small enterprises out of business and forced hundreds of thousands out of jobs.

06 Sep 2018 9:30 AM


India's Aug services sector activity falls from 21-month peak: PMI

Input cost inflation in the service sector accelerated to the sharpest since November 2017, fuelled by higher oil-related prices.

05 Sep 2018 11:21 AM

Mfg sector activity eases in Aug on softer output expansion

The Indian economy grew at a two-year high of 8.2 per cent in the April-June quarter of current fiscal.

03 Sep 2018 11:26 AM

GDP growth surges over 8 per cent, boost for Modi before election

Economic affairs secretary, told reporters the govt will stick to the fiscal deficit target of 3.3 pc of GDP this fiscal year.

01 Sep 2018 10:55 AM

Growth in economy hits near 2-year high

Low base in FY18 helps post 8.1% Q1 growth, says expert.

01 Sep 2018 12:12 AM

Economy seen growing at steady 7.6 per cent pace in April-June: report

Retail inflation rate slowed in July to a four-month low of 4.17 pc, slightly above the central bank’s 4 per cent medium-term target.

29 Aug 2018 10:44 AM


Current account deficit to hit 2.8 per cent of GDP in FY19: SBI report

The merchandise trade imbalance is also expected to rise to USD 188 billion in FY19.

27 Aug 2018 3:11 PM

Series of reforms transformed economy: Arun Jaitley

Macroeconomic outlook broadly favorable and growth forecast rising to 7.3 per cent in FY 2018-19.

27 Aug 2018 9:28 AM

Assocham warns about Rs beyond 71

Meanwhile, consumer durables makers may go for a price hike before the festive season sales to partially pass on the higher import bills.

17 Aug 2018 12:39 AM

IMF forecasts India's GDP to grow at 7.5 per cent in 2019-20

Current account deficit is projected to widen further to 2.6 pc of GDP on rising oil prices and strong demand for imports.

09 Aug 2018 9:29 AM

India poised for quantum GDP growth by 2030: NALCO CMD

Growth of the country will come in the Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) sector.

04 Aug 2018 11:33 AM