Aug 25, 2020 02:54 PM IST
Various agencies have said the Indian economy will contract in the first quarter of FY21, and the National Statistical Office is scheduled to release the GDP numbers for the quarter on August 31
- Jul 31, 2020 10:40 AM IST
India has for long had just one engine of growth and even that is faltering
- Jul 27, 2020 04:35 PM IST
The economic effects of AI also include indirect effects on productivity, the Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations (ICRIER) said in the report titled 'Implications of AI on the Indian Economy'.
- Jul 23, 2020 02:19 PM IST
Economic activity continues to remain weak and will lead to a 6.1 percent contraction in India's GDP in the current fiscal, foreign brokerage Nomura said.
- Jul 23, 2020 01:36 PM IST
The Pashu Sakhi programme in Gondia, Maharashtra, and the Jeevika programme in Bihar show that increasing the active participation of women farmers increases farm output and sector income
- Jul 21, 2020 04:42 PM IST
The Reserve Bank is likely to pause at the upcoming policy review in August and cut rates by 25 basis points each in the October and December reviews, the Japanese brokerage said.
- Jul 20, 2020 01:37 PM IST
With a significant part of the country’s debt due for repayment in the current fiscal year, there is enhanced refinancing risk, considering the global financial market backdrop and COVID-19. Sizeable foreign exchange reserves place India in a better position to deal with this risk
- Jul 17, 2020 08:48 PM IST
India Ratings and Research Chief Economist DK Pant said the pandemic hit at a time when the Indian economy was already experiencing a slowdown due to weakness in consumption demand
- Jul 16, 2020 12:44 PM IST
China’s economy is in good shape which augurs well for industrial commodities
- Jul 16, 2020 08:27 AM IST
Perhaps the only way to increase business profits at this juncture is to reduce government savings i.e. the government should run a deficit which is greater than the savings of the non-business sector.
- Jul 14, 2020 09:02 AM IST
India's GDP loss is nearly double that of Latin America and Africa and 5 to 6 times of the rest of & Asia, S&P added.
- Jul 14, 2020 07:28 AM IST
Pharma, consumer, cement and cement products are likely to be the leaders, banks can be performers but retail and malls will continue to struggle.
- Jul 07, 2020 09:39 AM IST
Making long-term economic forecasts will not cease, but could nowcasting real time macroeconomic aggregates be the new norm?
- Jul 06, 2020 12:32 PM IST
Does Hong Kong remain a dream destination for global capital, manufacturing, and services? Probably the large-scale protests, layoffs, and Sinification of Hong Kong hold the answer
- Jul 01, 2020 11:09 AM IST
Revenue receipts of central government in April-May less than a third of the same period last year
- Jun 26, 2020 11:34 AM IST
Cut the regulatory cholesterol of complex laws and cumbersome paperwork — this will help small businesses focus their resources and energies towards efficiency and higher productivity
- Jun 25, 2020 11:05 AM IST
Given the size and nature of trade, waging a trade war against China by boycotting its goods to avenge a border dispute is an idea that would likely hurt Indian interests far more than Chinese
- Jun 25, 2020 09:57 AM IST
The market-cap-to-GDP ratio has declined swiftly – from 79 percent as of FY19 to 56 percent (FY20 GDP) – much below the long-term average of 75 percent
- Jun 24, 2020 01:40 PM IST
As a result, besides contracting for the whole year, GDP will contract in each quarter in FY21 (April 2020 to March 2021).
- Jun 18, 2020 02:47 PM IST
"As food supply disruption is expected to ease from Q2 of FY21, inflation projections are unchanged at 3.0 percent for FY21 but revised up marginally to 4.0% for FY22 on accelerating demand," the report said.
- Jun 18, 2020 10:50 AM IST
Developing Asia will barely grow in 2020, as containment measures to address the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic is expected to hamper economic activity and weaken external demand, ADB said in a supplement to its Asian Development Outlook (ADO).
- Jun 12, 2020 11:35 AM IST
S&P has projected India's economy to shrink by 5 percent in the current fiscal, and the growth recover to 8.5 percent next fiscal.
- Jun 11, 2020 01:18 PM IST
The ratings agency forecasts GDP growth of 6-7 percent for India beyond next year
- Jun 10, 2020 10:03 AM IST
With huge reverse migration, the support structures and relevant programmes may be specifically designed so that the rural landscape generates hundreds of micro and small enterprises
- Jun 08, 2020 01:20 PM IST
As per SBI's research Ecowrap report, India is likely to end the current fiscal with current account surplus, if the oil prices in the international market remain subdued and do not show volatility during the course of the financial year.