Tuesday October 21, 2014
The government promised on Monday to open up the coal industry to private players and moved closer to selling a stake in a state-run oil company, as Prime Minister Narendra Modi picked up the pace on economic reform days after relaxing fuel price con...
Assembly | Reuters | Wednesday October 15, 2014
Maharashtra and Haryana are voting in the first major elections since Prime Minister Narendra Modi stormed to power five months ago, in a test of support that could unlock a round of delayed economic reform.
Thursday October 9, 2014
Underscoring the need for financial sector reforms, Reserve Bank of India Governor Raghuram Rajan has stressed that the "time to deliver begins now" and there is political will to undertake reforms and improve the countrys economic growth.
Diaspora | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 25, 2014
Asserting that India has an "irreplaceable economic and political role" at the global stage, an Indian-American body has called for an immediate reform of the UNSC to make the country its permanent member.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday September 16, 2014
French Prime Minister Manuel Valls pledged on Tuesday to stick to the disputed economic reform plan that he has championed, ahead of a crunch parliamentary vote of confidence.
Thursday July 31, 2014
Global rating agency Fitch has retained a 'BBB-' sovereign rating on the country with 'stable' outlook, saying a rating revision will depend on the new government's willingness to make difficult choices.
Friday July 18, 2014
"With Parliamentary elections over, India is expected to pursue long-delayed reform. India's growth forecast is maintained at 5.5 per cent in fiscal year 2014-15 but upgraded to 6.3 per cent in FY 2015-16 as expected reform bears fruit," it said in a...
India | Associated Press | Thursday July 10, 2014
India's new government introduced a reform-minded budget Thursday, vowing to lift economic growth to rates of 7-8 percent by promoting manufacturing and infrastructure and overhauling populist subsidies.
Thursday July 10, 2014
The country's new government introduced a reform-minded budget on Thursday, vowing to lift economic growth to rates of 7-8 percent by promoting manufacturing and infrastructure and overhauling populist subsidies.
Cheat Sheet | NDTV.com | Tuesday July 8, 2014
Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda will present the Narendra Modi government's first Rail Budget in a short while from now. The Rail Budget is traditionally seen to set the stage for the union budget - to be presented on Thursday and in which the rulin...
Tuesday July 8, 2014
Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda will, at noon today, present the Narendra Modi government's first Rail Budget. The rail budget is traditionally seen to set the stage for the union budget - to be presented on Thursday and in which the ruling BJP will...
Sunday June 22, 2014
India has assured the global community that policies of the new government will deepen the reform process to put the economy on sustainable and balanced high growth path.
India | Agence France-Presse | Monday June 9, 2014
India's new government pledged on Monday to make the revival of the flagging economy its "paramount" target as it laid out its legislative agenda following Prime Minister Narendra Modi's landslide election victory.
Tuesday May 20, 2014
The landslide victory of Bjartiya Janata Party-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) is most likely to lead to "elevated expectations" on the economic reform front and the Sensex can touch the 30,000 mark by the end of this fiscal year, according to...
World | Reuters | Sunday May 18, 2014
China will try to quicken the pace of economic reform this year as part of the government's efforts to arrest a slowdown in the world's second-largest economy, the country's top economic planning agency said late on Saturday.
Thursday April 24, 2014
Thursday was the sixth round of voting, which runs to May 12, with one recent opinion poll showing that the opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and its allies may win an outright majority, ousting the Congress-led government.
Wednesday April 9, 2014
China has less and less room to rely on policy tools to support the economy, the country's top economic planning agency said on Wednesday, as the government tries to arrest a slowdown this year.
Monday March 17, 2014
China is planning a major expansion of its transport networks and urban infrastructure as it seeks to increase migration from rural to urban areas, lifting incomes and demand to drive continued economic growth.
Saturday January 25, 2014
India is committed to structural reforms to boost growth and any change in the government after the next elections is unlikely to have a major impact on its economic reform policy framework, Planning Commission Deputy Chairman Montek Singh Ahluwalia ...
Friday January 24, 2014
Asserting that reform measures and fast-tracking of the decision making process have yielded results, Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Thursday said India would certainly return to 8 per cent growth rate if past mistakes are not repeated.