Oct 23, 2016 at 17:42 | Source: PTI
President Pranab Mukherjee today said it was essential for India to have a modern healthcare system for all its citizens to enable it occupy its rightful place in the world and merely having high GDP figures is not enough.
Oct 22, 2016 at 14:02 | Source: PTI
Comparing India's high GDP growth rate with America's one per cent, Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump has promised to deliver four per cent GDP growth and create 25 million new jobs in the US over the next decade.
Oct 20, 2016 at 16:10 | Source: PTI
Similarly, Wipro's Azim Premji, the 4th richest Indian on the Forbes list, has a networth of USD 15 billion -- more than Mozambique's GDP of USD 14.7 billion.
Oct 19, 2016 at 17:16 | Source: PTI
China recorded a "steady" GDP growth rate of 6.7 per cent in the third quarter of this year, thanks to a red hot real estate market and government backed spending and lending that propped up the world's second-largest economy which witnessed continuous slowdown.
Oct 19, 2016 at 15:12 | Source: PTI
According to the global brokerage firm, the flat BSE 200 corporate earnings amidst strong real GDP growth, should not be taken as evidence against a pick-up in growth, but as a function of "measurement and composition" differences.
Oct 19, 2016 at 13:06 | Source: CNBC
The pan-European Euro Stoxx 600 Index was flat with major bourses pointing in directions. The main focus Wednesday was China's gross domestic product which grew 6.7 percent in the year to September, precisely in line with forecasts.
Oct 19, 2016 at 08:27 | Source: Reuters
Analysts polled by Reuters had predicted gross domestic product (GDP) data would show the world's second-largest economy was stabilizing, expanding at the same pace as in the first and second quarters and putting it on track to hit the government's full-year target.
Oct 19, 2016 at 07:50 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Among global markets, Asian shares inched ahead after Wall Street got a lift from encouraging corporate earnings and investors wagered an imminent barrage of Chinese data would confirm the economy had at least stabilised.
Oct 17, 2016 at 14:50 | Source: PTI
India's trade deficit in September stood at USD 8.33 billion when the trade gap was the highest in the last nine months.
Oct 17, 2016 at 10:31 | Source: Reuters
The world's second-largest economy faces nagging downward pressure due to slack global demand that has hurt its exports, as well as risks from painful reforms to cut industrial overcapacity and a growing pile of debt that some analysts fear could spark a financial crisis.