May 06, 2021 06:12 PM IST
The BoE kept its benchmark interest rate at an all-time low of 0.1% and the size of its bond-buying programme unchanged at 895 billion pounds ($1.24 trillion).
- Apr 01, 2021 05:15 PM IST
the animating idea behind the tax plan put forward by the Biden administration Wednesday is that the best way to increase U.S. competitiveness and foster economic growth is to raise corporate taxes to finance huge investments in transportation, broadband, utilities and more.
- Mar 26, 2021 10:33 PM IST
Craftsman Automation is a leading engineering company. Its shares got listed on the bourses at Rs1,359, which was at an 8 percent discount to the upper end of the IPO price band. The weak listing was also due to poor market sentiments. However, the demand picked up post listing and price is up 4 percent from the listing price. Watch the video to know whether investors should look at buying the stock at the market price or sell the share they got from the IPO allocation?
- Mar 19, 2021 04:21 PM IST
The RBI bulletin has cautioned about the problem of a persistently high retail inflation that threatens to erode the gains of economic recovery.
- Mar 13, 2021 06:30 PM IST
Economic Growth is expected to rebound about 5.5 per cent after (-)3.5 per cent in 2020 which has been the worst since post-World War, Kant said, adding that pushing India towards a high growth trajectory was a key challenge.
- Jan 29, 2021 03:41 PM IST
The survey highlighted both economic growth – as reflected in the income per capita at the state level –and inequality have similar relationships with socio-economic indicators
- Jan 18, 2021 03:43 PM IST
While Budget 2021 will be presented in uncertain times, it provides an excellent opportunity to the government to leave a mark on the lives of taxpayers
- Jan 06, 2021 03:43 PM IST
The Rs 45,000 crore PCGS was announced as part of the Atmanirbhar Bharat Abhiyan package and was aimed at providing liquidity support to weaker NBFCs, housing finance companies (HFCs) and microfinance institutions (MFIs).
- Dec 28, 2020 09:42 AM IST
The mantra of 'Simplify, Rationalise and Digitise' works not just for Ease of Doing Business, but also to protect the right of workers – this is the key reform that must be implemented across the board by governments at every level
- Dec 25, 2020 09:17 AM IST
The NITI Aayog can help by devising a national economic strategy (not plan) which will provide the road map for converting the entire country into a special economic zone instead of tinkering with select sectors
- Dec 18, 2020 08:40 AM IST
Stimulus indications by the government should materialise in the remaining year
- Dec 15, 2020 09:40 PM IST
The commerce and industry minister also expressed confidence in the capabilities of the business community as well as startups which can make India the top economy globally in the next 25-30 years.
- Nov 27, 2020 10:30 PM IST
In July, the country had attracted USD 17.5 billion worth of foreign investments
- Nov 27, 2020 10:35 AM IST
The growth rate in real income for the top 10 percent is twice that for the rest of the population
- Aug 17, 2020 03:04 PM IST
Corporate performance and GST revenue trends suggest GDP decline could be unexpectedly severe
- Jun 22, 2020 02:32 PM IST
Donald Trump’s get-tough-with-China policy is apparently tied to his re-election, swinging between China’s inclination to buy more US farm products and getting tough with China after the pandemic
- May 13, 2020 11:33 AM IST
The value of gold in India is estimated to be 40 percent of the nominal GDP. Monetising 10 percent of this will ensure a liquidity of Rs 13 lakh-crore, which can be used to overcome the crisis
- May 11, 2020 10:58 AM IST
The labyrinth of labour laws are the main reason why medium-size enterprises are entirely missing in India. These laws must be restructured
- May 01, 2020 03:25 PM IST
The large scale return of NRIs from the ‘Gulf’ will present an unprecedented unemployment crisis. This will be coupled with a sharp decline in remittances to India
- Apr 28, 2020 08:03 AM IST
“Nobody except one country can be held accountable for what happened. Nobody is letting anybody here. We're looking at a group of people that should have stopped it at the source,” Trump said.
- Apr 27, 2020 04:02 PM IST
Land acquisition is a difficult process in India, that is enmeshed in a number of laws. Stakeholders have been for long asking the government to simplify the processes
- Apr 06, 2020 11:13 AM IST
April's downturn could be more severe.
- Mar 13, 2020 10:58 AM IST
The current economic context offers India the opportunity to undertake serious reforms, and actually emerge stronger.
- Mar 12, 2020 01:42 PM IST
Can India seize this moment and present an opportunity to be the next emerging manufacturing hub? It is not impossible as India has done it in the past by building its reputation in service exports.
- Mar 02, 2020 01:12 PM IST
India's real GDP growth decelerated to 4.7 percent in the third quarter (October-December) from an upwardly revised 5.1 percent in the second quarter owing to slower government consumption, a steeper contraction in gross fixed capital formation and a smaller net exports contribution.