Jun 22, 2015 at 11:21 | Source: PTI
"Railways are the backbone of India's economy and therefore we have decided to launch a major programme to revamp the railway network. In the last thirty, forty years we have not invested enough into the railways" Prabhu said.
Jun 20, 2015 at 15:25 | Source: PTI
The economic survey will be tabled on June 25, he added. According to the official, the government will also make a provision of fund to continue electricity subsidy which will come to an end this month.
Jun 20, 2015 at 13:30 | Source: PTI
The Minister said India's seven plus percent growth rate came backdrop of a terrible monsoon last year and a second round of crop destruction in March this year.
Jun 19, 2015 at 10:55 | Source: PTI
During a discussion with president of investment firm Warburg Pincus and former US Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner organised by the think tank Council on Foreign Relations, Jaitley said that his government has covered a "lot of distance" in the one year that it has been in power.
Jun 19, 2015 at 09:10 | Source: Reuters
India's economy, Asia's third largest, is expected to grow 7.5 percent this year, according to the latest World Bank forecast, which would make it the world's fastest growing economy in 2015. The government has a growth forecast of 8.1-8.5 percent while the central bank has a 7.6 percent gross domestic product growth target.
Jun 18, 2015 at 19:42 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Lamenting that the whatever economic reforms the government has done have been incremental rather than 'big-bang', noted Morgan Stanley analyst Ruchir Sharma said the Narendra Modi government should have been quicker in its first year of government when it had more political capital.
Jun 18, 2015 at 18:21 | Source: PTI
India will sign a free trade agreement with Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) to boost trade and economic ties with the region, an Indian diplomat said on Thursday.
Jun 18, 2015 at 08:34 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
The Fed left its benchmark interest rate unchanged at near zero, saying the US economic growth is "moderate" after the winter slowdown.
Jun 17, 2015 at 17:56 | Source: PTI
"India's most expensive city, Mumbai (at 74th place), climbed 66 places in the ranking due to its rapid economic growth, inflation and services basket and a stable currency against the US dollar," the survey has revealed.
Jun 17, 2015 at 16:19 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs today hiked the minimum support prices (MSPs) for kharif, or monsoon, crops for season 2015-16 by up to Rs 275 per quintal, in line with recommendations of the Commission for Agricultural Costs and Prices (CACP).