Jun 28, 2016 at 14:26 | Source: PTI
"India today is poised for a big leap in terms of growth. Last year we recorded a growth of 7.6 percent. This year with the monsoon, which I hope will be normal, I think we are looking at touching 8 per cent," Das said at a CNBC TV18 event here.
Jun 24, 2016 at 06:50 | Source: PTI
Though no exit polls had been commissioned, an "on the day" survey by YouGov late last night predicted a 52 percent vote share for the Remain camp as opposed to 48 percent for 'Brexit' or Britain's exit from the 28-nation economic bloc.
Jun 22, 2016 at 18:58 | Source: PTI
"The Economic Survey has suggested the RBI capitalise public sector banks. This seems a non-transparent way of proceeding, getting the banking regulator once again into the business of owning banks, with attendant conflicts of interest," Raghuram Rajan told an Assocham event here.
Jun 22, 2016 at 11:39 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Swamys attack on Subramanian coincides with a Bloomberg News survey that the Chief Economic Adviser is the most likely to succeed Raghuram Rajan as central bank governor among the five candidates the government is said to be considering
Jun 20, 2016 at 07:28 | Source: PTI
Sushma Swaraj addressed an hour-long annual press conference in which she highlighted the achievements of the NDA government in the diplomatic spehere in the past one year, dwelling at length on initiatives to expand India's global engagements.
Jun 06, 2016 at 08:56 | Source: PTI
The survey, which tracks the growth of economic sectors on a quarterly basis, also stressed on the quick implementation of the announcements in the budget especially in the infrastructure space, boosting export competitiveness and addressing the issue of delayed payments.
Jun 01, 2016 at 18:54 | Source: PTI
Highlighting India as the world's fastest growing major economy despite an unsupportive global environment, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said good monsoon, GST passage and higher spending will accelerate the upward curve in the coming years
May 30, 2016 at 17:08 | Source: PTI
The Reserve Bank last month had forecast a 7.6 per cent growth for the current fiscal on the back of favourable monsoon, a notch lower than the upper end of government's range of 7 per cent to 7.75 per cent.
May 26, 2016 at 11:18 | Source: Reuters
Manufacturing output rose 2.9 percent from a year earlier in April, the largest increase since August 2014, data from the Singapore Economic Development Board showed on Thursday. The median forecast in a Reuters survey was a contraction of 0.3 percent.
May 24, 2016 at 08:00 | Source: Reuters
Investment banks have been hit by a steep decline in oil prices, near-zero interest rates and worries about China's economy, which triggered a wave of volatility in financial markets at the start of the year, normally the most lucrative period when investors put their money to work.