Dec 19, 2014 at 20:54 | Source: PTI
In a report titled 'The Future of India: The Winning Leap' PwC said India's retail industry (both organised and unorganised) could see a CAGR (compounded annual growth rate) of 10 percent over 2012-2020, growing from USD 500 million to USD 1 trillion in that time frame.
Dec 19, 2014 at 11:37 | Source: CNBC-TV18
India's economy is expected to grow at around 5.5 percent in the fiscal year to March 2015, the finance ministry said in a report tabled in Parliament on Friday.The mid-term review is based on the trend study of receipts and expenditure in relation to the budget at the end of the second quarter of FY2015.
Dec 18, 2014 at 17:32 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Investors expecting a big bang market friendly budget, should use current volatility as an entry point in equities. For those expecting delay in reforms and rate cuts, wait could be longer.
Dec 18, 2014 at 14:43 | Source: Firstpost.com
It is only in the defence sector that there is even a hint of import-substitution, and here too it is only implied. There is a mention that 40 percent of the budget is spent on capital acquisition and 60 percent of defence equipment requirements are met by imports.
Dec 17, 2014 at 10:50 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
As they draw up spending budgets for the next year, an expected pressure on key clients of the Indian IT-services industry in 2015 is expected to weigh on their earnings visibility for fiscal year 2015-16.
Dec 17, 2014 at 09:03 | Source: Reuters
The Thomson Reuters/INSEAD Asian Business Sentiment Index increased to 72 in the fourth quarter from 66 in the previous three months. The result was only slightly below the 74 reading of the second quarter which was the highest since early 2012. A reading above 50 indicates an overall positive outlook.
Dec 16, 2014 at 18:46 | Source: PTI
In January 2012, India raised the FDI cap in single-brand retail to 100 percent from 51 percent. Around 18 proposals worth USD 173 million were approved between April 2010 and May 2013, as per the government data.
Dec 16, 2014 at 18:26 | Source: PTI
India has replaced Malaysia as the fourth largest exporter of black money after China, Russia and Mexico for the 10-year period from 2003-2012.
Dec 16, 2014 at 12:10 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Cancer deaths are projected to rise to 1.2 million in 2035 from 0.7 million in 2012
Dec 16, 2014 at 08:16 | Source: PTI
Russia is on the top with USD 122.86 billion, followed by China at the second position (USD 249.57 billion) in terms of the quantum of black money moving out of a country for 2012 -- the latest year for which these estimates have been made.