Feb 23, 2015 at 22:10 | Source: CNBC-TV18
According to a central government study, Indian cities faced a shortage of about 1.8 crore houses in 2012. KPMG says that number could go up to 4.4 to 4.8 crore homes by 2022. It estimates a massive investment of USD 2 trillion would be required to build these houses over the next seven years.
Feb 18, 2015 at 14:40 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Cheap imports from China and other South East Asian countries have added to the woes of Indian manufacturers. According to government figures, imports from China into India have increased from US$30.8 billion in 20092010 to US$51.0 billion in 201314 , growing at a CAGR of 13.4%.
Feb 05, 2015 at 22:07 | Source: CNBC-TV18
The 2012 Budget had brought terms such as "retrospective taxation" and "GAAR" - short for General Anti Avoidance Rules - to daily discourse, much to the displeasure of global investors. Three years hence, the call for reigning in these provisions has reached a crescendo with high hopes from the "Make in India" Budget 2015, reports Ashmit Kumar.
Jan 14, 2015 at 15:14 | Source: Firstpost.com
The Rajiv Gandhi Equity Savings Scheme (RGESS) is a stretcher case, but the Congress party which introduced it in the 2012-13 UPA budget, refused to let go despite a change in finance ministers.
Jan 07, 2015 at 20:51 | Source: PTI
The unemployment rate inched up to 4.9 percent at all India level last fiscal, from 4.7 percent in 2012-13. On the positive side, the unemployment rate dropped in urban areas to 5.5 percent in 2013-14, from 5.7 percent in the previous fiscal.
Sep 16, 2014 at 11:07 | Source: IBNLive.com
On Tuesday, Cabinet Secretary Ajit Seth has called a meeting of top officials to consider what to do with the 10 firms that make the biggest losses. They had a combined net loss of Rs 245 billion (USD 4 billion) in 2012/13.
Sep 01, 2014 at 16:30 | Source: PTI
India's urea imports have decreased 12 per cent to 7.08 MT in 2013-14, due to carry-over stocks from the previous year. The country had imported 8.04 MT of urea in the entire 2012-13 fiscal.
Aug 11, 2014 at 22:41 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
GTL at its meeting held on August 09, 2014, Taken note of communication received from National Stock Exchange of India Limited advising the Company to restate its consolidated financial statements of Financial Year 2012-13.
Jul 09, 2014 at 15:46 | Source: PTI
India ranked as the fourth largest crude steel producer in the world during 2013 after China, Japan and USA. During the last fiscal, the country had produced 81.54 million tonnes of crude steel clocking a 4 percent increase over 2012-13.
Jul 08, 2014 at 19:43 | Source: PTI
The Cabinet had in July 2012 approved a 10.82 percent stake sale in SAIL. Accordingly, the first tranche of disinvestment of 5.82 percent was completed in March 2013.