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GST ‘milestone reform’ but India should consider simpler rate structure: IMF

In its annual country report, IMF said that a dual rate structure can be progressive and preserve revenue neutrality.

08 Aug 2018 1:37 PM

India's GDP growth to rise to 7.5 per cent this fiscal, says report

In the January-March quarter, India's gross domestic product (GDP) grew at the fastest pace.

02 Aug 2018 11:43 AM

Vietnam pitches for strengthening trade with India

Thanh further opined that India's economic growth will touch 7.3 per cent to 7.5 per cent in the near future.

31 Jul 2018 12:39 PM

Improve common man's standard of living, says CEA Arvind Subramanian

He said the Centre's current priority should be to enhance the standard of living of common man.

20 Jul 2018 1:05 PM

Indian digital economy will touch USD 1 trillion-mark by 2022: Garg

India is the sixth largest world economy and We would become fifth largest economy by 2022.

15 Jul 2018 6:31 PM


Congress asks Jaitley to write Facebook post on 'who is finance minister'

Arun Jaitley in a Facebook post said Congress in 1970s, 1980s followed the model of 'populist slogans' rather than 'sound policy.'

14 Jul 2018 2:24 PM

India beats France to become world’s sixth largest economy

India’s GDP amounted to USD 2.597 trillion at the end of 2017, against USD 2.582 trillion for France.

11 Jul 2018 1:57 PM

India becomes 2nd largest phone maker on Make-in-India initiative: Modi

Modi said four lakh direct jobs have been created as the number of factories making mobile phones increased.

09 Jul 2018 8:07 PM

India has taken ‘quantum jump in wrong direction’ since 2014: Amartya Sen

The economist also said the govt has also deflected from issues of inequalities, caste system and scheduled tribes have been kept out.

08 Jul 2018 7:06 PM

MSP hike to boost farm income and spur growth, says Assocham

The government increased the MSP for paddy by a record Rs 200 per quintal.

08 Jul 2018 3:18 PM


Investors exiting is no surprise

The exit by foreign investors was triggered by the double whammy of rising crude prices and uncertain future for global trade.

04 Jul 2018 12:09 AM

Economist PM, know-it-all finance minister ruined economy: PM Modi

He added that when the BJP government took over, 'things were terrible and that 'even the budget figures were suspicious.'

03 Jul 2018 9:53 AM

India set to be USD 5 trillion economy by 2025, says President Kovind

The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) has more than 2.80 lakh members.

02 Jul 2018 11:41 AM

India needs Pakistan for accessing European market, says Nasser Janjua

Janjua said India's burgeoning economy needed access to the rich markets of Europe via Central Asia.

29 Jun 2018 2:54 PM

Modi seeks double-digit GDP growth, raising India's share in world trade

He said his government has in four years taken steps to ease the process of doing business in India.

22 Jun 2018 12:49 PM


Govt committed to meet fiscal deficit target this year, says Goyal

The government will maintain stability in the economy and meet all economic parameters.

18 Jun 2018 12:24 PM

Indian monsoon seen slowing after strong start, says forecaster

Monsoon rains, vital for Asia’s third largest economy, hit Kerala at the end of May.

15 Jun 2018 12:17 PM

Violence cost India's GDP over USD 1 trillion, per person cost at Rs 40,000

The economic impact of violence to the global economy was USD 14.76 trillion in 2017, in PPP terms.

10 Jun 2018 12:46 PM

RBI retains 7.4 per cent GDP growth forecast for FY 2018-19

The Indian economy had grown at 6.7 per cent last fiscal.

06 Jun 2018 3:53 PM

A fiscal storm looms: Don’t wait for Godot!

The consequences for the domestic economy will be harshly adverse.

06 Jun 2018 1:42 AM