Jun 15, 2013
Will politics scuttle reforms?
Mar 20, 2013
Tuesday April 15, 2014
S&P has a BBB- rating on India with a negative outlook and has warned of the risks of a ratings downgrade in the absence of structural reforms, fiscal consolidation and if economic growth decelerates further.
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 ...
Thursday January 23, 2014
Foreign investors plan to expand presence in India and look forward to easier business climate as well as a sustained pace of reforms following general elections this year, according to a survey.
Wednesday December 18, 2013
China-focused equity funds saw some net inflows in November, when the ruling Communist Party announced plans for far-reaching economic and social reforms, and analysts said once the government starts following through on those plans it would trigger ...
Assembly | Reported by Sunil Prabhu, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday December 10, 2013
Badly bruised by its humiliating defeat in the state elections, the ruling Congress believes that voters have punished it for stubborn inflation, and some of its senior leaders are demanding the urgent reversal of crucial economic reforms which have ...
Friday November 29, 2013
According to the French banking major, in India, the supply side has continuously lagged the demand side due to weak programme and implementation of structural reforms.
Wednesday November 6, 2013
Multilateral lending agency Asian Development Bank (ADB) will provide loan of $2 billion annually for five years till 2017 to India to create jobs, enhance investment reforms, and improve infrastructure.
Sunday September 29, 2013
The study comes in the backdrop of the government push for various financial sector reforms as part of larger efforts to bolster the country's economic growth.
World | Press Trust of India | Thursday September 5, 2013
Pakistan is facing 'serious economic challenges' and it needs to carry out a set of comprehensive economic reforms, the International Monetary Fund said hours after it approved financial assistance of USD 6.7 billion to prevent it from a brink of eco...
India | Reuters | Friday August 30, 2013
The Prime Minister fought for his reputation as the architect of India's economic reforms on Friday, insisting that the current growth and currency crunch is no repeat of the 1991 balance of payments crisis that made him a household name.
Tuesday August 27, 2013
The country cannot afford to grow at less than 8 per cent a year and needs more reforms to revive growth, Finance Minister P Chidambaram told parliament on Tuesday during a debate on the state of India's economy.
India | Press Trust of India | Wednesday July 31, 2013
Committing to accelerate the pace of reforms, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh today said the government will act boldly and decisively to revive economic growth and prove nay-sayers wrong.
Tuesday July 30, 2013
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Monday flagged Indias high current account deficit as a major concern, saying that it would have widened in the April-June quarter due to a steep fall in the rupee as well as spike in gold imports, and called for im...
Monday July 29, 2013
With no clear signs of economic turnaround, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Monday promised more reforms in the coming months as he met captains of industry and business who pushed for bold decisions and quick implementation.
Wednesday July 17, 2013
Analysts have hailed the government's move to ease foreign direct investment (FDI) norms in as many as 12 sectors, saying the decision will help the rupee in the short-term and also fund the current account deficit.
Friday July 12, 2013
Reiterating that India is firmly committed to the path of economic reforms and liberalism, Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma asked corporate America to have faith in the Indian system and help establish a defining partnership between the tw...
Monday June 24, 2013
The rupee's losses "pose significant downside risks to positive economic trends and in turn, portfolio flows. India's unstable politics and slow pace of reforms add to the downside risks," the bank said.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday May 24, 2013
Ahead of a crucial Indo-US Strategic Dialogue in New Delhi next month, US President Barack Obama has been encouraged to push for economic reforms in India and to address the concerns of the Indian companies with regard to H-1B visas.
Monday May 20, 2013
The rating agency last week warned that India needed to follow through on implementing a slew of pending economic reforms, a warning that dealt a blow to a government that had recently pitched for an upgrade.
Wednesday May 8, 2013
The session, one of the least productive on record, has been disrupted for two weeks by opposition demands for the resignation of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and his law minister over a federal police investigation into how the government awarded c...