Economic Growth(Search results - 12)
Top StoriesJun 28, 2021, 4:32 PM IST
FM Nirmala Sitharaman announces Rs 1.1 lakh crore loan guarantee scheme for COVID-hit sector
The finance minister said this comprises eight relief measures and other eight measures to support economic growth.
Top StoriesJun 21, 2021, 3:47 PM IST
Stalin enlists Nobel laureate, former RBI governor and ex-chief economist at PMO as his advisers
Governor Banwarilal Purohit informed that based on the recommendation of the council, the government will revitalise the state's economy and ensure that benefits of economic growth reach all segments of society.
BusinessJan 27, 2021, 8:50 AM IST
Union Budget 2021: 7 areas economists want Nirmala Sitharaman to focus on
With just days left before Union Minister Nirmala Sitharaman delivers the Union Budget 2021-22 in Parliament, the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry has come out with a list of expectations drawn up on the basis of a survey done among economists. Here's what the economists believe should be the thrust areas for the Finance Minister to drive growth and development of the country.
Top StoriesJan 5, 2021, 12:44 PM IST
PM Modi inaugurates Kochi-Mangaluru natural gas pipeline; says will boost economic growth in Kerala, Karnataka
"It is an honour to dedicate the 450-km pipeline to the nation. This is an important day for India, especially for people of Karnataka and Kerala. These two states are being connected by a natural gas pipeline," PM Modi said as he inaugurated the natural gas pipeline via video conferencing.
BusinessFeb 25, 2020, 9:57 AM IST
Sensex crashes by 800 points amid coronavirus fears, metal stocks plunge
New Delhi: Equity benchmark indices closed nearly 2% lower on Monday as the spread of coronavirus outside China spooked global markets.
BusinessNov 25, 2019, 3:40 PM IST
DBS bank says India's economic growth expected to weaken in second half of the year
India's economic growth is expected to slow further in the second half of the year. New project announcements remain at a multi-year low, while production was depressed by weak consumer durables, non-durables, intermediate and capital goods, DBS bank pointed out.
IndiaNov 18, 2019, 11:43 AM IST
Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates lauds India’s Aadhaar initiative
Microsoft co-founder and billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates heaped praises on India’s Aadhaar initiative. He said that the country has the potential for very rapid economic growth over the next decade which will lift people out of poverty and allow the government to invest in health and education priorities in an 'exciting way'.
Sep 6, 2016, 3:12 AM IST
Only low interest rates cannot sustain economic growth
Only relying on low interest rates cannot substitute other policy instruments and broader reforms required to sustain economic growth said former RBI governor Raghuram Rajan
Jul 27, 2016, 4:02 AM IST
Raghuram Rajan: RBI did not nix economic growth
Refuting allegations that the RBI had killed economic growth in India by keeping interest rates high, Rajan said the Indian government must look beyond 'motivated criticism'
Jul 24, 2016, 12:13 PM IST
IMF warns India, says economic growth will stall
Poor fiscal health of the private sector, slow reforms and de-growth in exports could seriously impact the Indian economy says the IMF
Apr 14, 2016, 4:08 AM IST
7.5% growth not enough for India: Jaitley
India's current growth rate of 7.5 percent is not enough as per its own requirement standard says Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley.