Apr 29, 2016 at 12:46 | Source: PTI
The United Nations Economic and Social Survey for Asia and the Pacific-2016 report, released yesterday, said that the Indian economy is projected to expand by 7.6 percent in 2016-17 and grow further to 7.8 percent in 2017-18, mainly on the back of domestic consumption demand aided by steady employment and a relatively low inflation.
Apr 29, 2016 at 07:34 | Source: PTI
According to the Economic and Social Survey of Asia and the Pacific, released today, that forecast, however, is clouded by uncertainty and threatened by a significant increase in private debt, the risk of higher interest rates in the US and a slowdown in regional exports to China.
Apr 28, 2016 at 14:20 | Source: PTI
"The near-term growth outlook is positive, with the projected growth being 7.6 percent in 2016 and 7.8 percent in 2017," said the United Nations Economic and Social Survey for Asia and the Pacific-2016 report, which was released here.
Apr 28, 2016 at 10:11 | Source: Reuters
Gross domestic product probably rose at a 0.7 percent annual rate after a 1.4 percent pace in the fourth quarter, according to a Reuters survey, also as businesses stepped up efforts to reduce unwanted merchandise clogging up their warehouses.
Apr 25, 2016 at 19:18 | Source: PTI
Describing the current economic scenario of the country as a "golden age", Chief Economic Adviser Arvind Subramanian has asked students to stay away from "gloomy news" and "negativity".
Apr 20, 2016 at 19:00 | Source: PTI
According to the Grant Thornton International Business Report (IBR) a quarterly global survey of 2,500 business leaders across 36 economies, 90 percent of the respondents in India expressed confidence in the country's economic outlook.
Apr 16, 2016 at 12:46 | Source: PTI
Employment was increased by 4.21 lakh in 2014, 4.19 lakh in 2013, 3.21 lakh in 2012, 9.29 lakh in 2011, 8.7 lakh in 2010 and 12.8 lakh in 2009, as per the earlier surveys.
Mar 18, 2016 at 22:22 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Watch the interview of John F Helliwell, Professor Emeritus - Economics from the University of British Columbia with Ronojoy Banerjee on CNBC-TV18, in which he shared his views on the happiness survey conducted by United Nations ahead of World Happiness Day on March 21st.
Mar 17, 2016 at 20:10 | Source: PTI
Severe drought in parts of Maharashtra cast its shadow on agriculture and allied services sector, which is estimated to decline by 2.7 per cent in 2015-16, the State Economic Survey said today, even as GSDP growth is pegged at 8 per cent.
Mar 17, 2016 at 18:04 | Source: PTI
Buoyed by positive economic sentiment, employment scenario in India is set to move up and the country is expected to see the highest rise in hiringprocess this year among Asia/Australia region, a survey says.