Sep 08, 2020 11:05 AM IST
Sources said that Sonia Gandhi might miss the first ten days of the Parliament session.
- Sep 07, 2020 03:54 PM IST
The COVID-19-led business disruptions during end-March-May 2020 have been so severe that the Indian economy shrank 23.9 percent during the April-June quarter this year, confirming fears of a crippling slide across several industries and services
- Sep 04, 2020 10:52 AM IST
Our preferred sectors are the ones that are least impacted by the COVID pandemic and can lead the upside going forward, says Deepak Jasani of HDFC Securities.
- Sep 01, 2020 11:18 AM IST
In terms of outlook going forward, Subramanian said a few sectors clearly demonstrate the V-shape recovery
- Sep 01, 2020 11:02 AM IST
Former Finance Minister P Chidambaram said it will take many months before the economy turns the corner and registers positive growth.
- Sep 01, 2020 07:50 AM IST
In the April-June quarter, most of the world's top economies were badly hit due to the pandemic, barring China
- Aug 31, 2020 08:58 PM IST
But underline that global analysts expect India to be among the countries to recover fastest from the distress induced by Covid-19; note that growth is expected to recover sharply in the October-December quarter.
- Aug 31, 2020 08:12 PM IST
The CEA has said that while the trend is of a V-shaped recovery, there is still residual uncertainty, and this will persist until the pandemic is brought under complete control.
- Aug 31, 2020 07:46 PM IST
Though the contraction is deep, worse was expected, real estate experts said.
- Aug 31, 2020 07:26 PM IST
The real GDP shrank 22.6 percent in the said quarter, marking the sharpest drop in the country's growth numbers in the last 41 years.
- Aug 31, 2020 07:14 PM IST
Sectors like manufacturing, construction, trade, hotels, transport and communication, which account for almost 45 percent of the country's GDP, are bearing the brunt of the pandemic.
- Aug 31, 2020 07:04 PM IST
With the numbers on expected lines, experts feel that the investment climate will stay subdued.
- Aug 31, 2020 06:25 PM IST
Experts feel the pandemic's disruption will not be static. In the first quarter, it was a supply constraint as the lockdown interrupted economic activity.
- Aug 31, 2020 06:23 PM IST
GDP Data Q1FY21: With the economy now officially entering contraction, the focus should be to revive growth. Experts believe that greater capital expenditure has a higher multiplier effect
- Aug 31, 2020 06:21 PM IST
GDP Data Q1FY21: Discretionary spending has been hit hard with sales coming to a grinding halt for a few companies. Experts have said that all the consumer segments have been hit hard due to COVID-19
- Aug 31, 2020 06:08 PM IST
India GDP Data: Agriculture, forestry and fishing saw a growth of 3.4 percent in Q1 of 2020, against 3.0 percent growth in the same period a year ago. Mining and quarrying saw a contraction of 23.3 percent in April-June of 2020, against 4.7 percent growth in the same period a year ago
- Aug 31, 2020 05:55 PM IST
Experts say the government needs to have a strategy in place to monitor the progress of the kharif crop and prevent its distress sale.
- Aug 31, 2020 08:03 AM IST
The Central Statistics Office will release gross domestic product (GDP) growth estimates for the first quarter (April-June) on August 31 at 5.30 pm.
- Aug 31, 2020 07:35 AM IST
Economists in a Reuters poll predicted that gross domestic product in world's fifth-largest economy will contract by 18.3 percent in the June quarter, compared to 3.1 percent growth in the previous quarter, the worst performance in at least eight years.
- Aug 29, 2020 03:34 PM IST
For the last 5-6 years, CPSEs have been major investors in the economy as the private sector has been shying away from making fresh investment due to various reasons.
- Aug 28, 2020 05:29 PM IST
The GDP growth in the April-June quarter is likely to decline by around 16.8 percent year-on-year, according to a research report by Nirmal Bang .
- Aug 28, 2020 01:53 PM IST
While it is almost certain that the economy degrew in the June quarter, the question is to what extent? The government data on August 31 will lift the curtain from it.
- Aug 28, 2020 12:38 PM IST
According to SBI's Ecowrap research, India's GDP is expected to contract by 16.5 percent in the first quarter of FY21
- Aug 28, 2020 11:09 AM IST
The GDP numbers for the June 2020 quarter will be released on August 31. What should we look for? What are the long-term trends?
- Aug 27, 2020 06:37 PM IST
Moneycontrol's Sakshi Batra does a 3-point analysis to find out why India's government debt is rising continuously and what does this growing debt crisis mean for the economy