Tuesday April 14, 2015
A series of reforms unleashed by India in recent months are "important steps" around open, predictable and rules based reforms, a senior American trade official said, but insisted that more needs to be done to attract foreign investments in particula...
Monday April 13, 2015
The Indian economy will grow at 7.9 per cent this fiscal year and 8.4 per cent in FY17, on the back of policy reforms, a spurt in domestic demand and lower inflation, according to Morgan Stanley.
India News | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Thursday April 2, 2015
For 48 hours, starting tomorrow, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be at his party's conclave in Bengaluru to review the performance of his 10-month old government and decide how to push ahead with his agenda of economic reform.
World News | Press Trust of India | Saturday March 28, 2015
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has approved giving $6.64 billion to Pakistan over three years to support the country's economic reforms and growth, saying it has "abundant potential" despite the challenges it faces, according to a media report...
Friday March 27, 2015
Ahead of its annual sovereign ratings review scheduled for next month, Fitch said on Friday that sustained fiscal consolidation, structural reforms and low inflation are positive for Indias ratings.
India News | Edited by Veer Arjun Singh | Tuesday March 17, 2015
In a big show of opposition unity, Congress president Sonia Gandhi walked briskly flanked and followed by over 100 lawmakers as she led a march from Parliament House to the Rashtrapati Bhawan less than a kilometre away, in protest against land reform...
Sunday March 15, 2015
Impressed by India's economic reforms and its growth potential, European Union-owned European Investment Bank is planning to open its first office in the country soon to significantly expand its operations.
Press Trust of India | Thursday March 12, 2015
Arvind Subramanian, also told a top American think-tank this week that India is "still very much a recovering economy, not a surging economy".
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 12, 2015
In vibrant democracies like India, with multiple veto centres, it is "unreasonable" to expect "big bang reforms", Chief Economic Advisor Arvind Subramanian said.
Thomson Reuters | Friday February 27, 2015
India can increase public investment to drive growth without borrowing more, a key government report said on Friday, in an indication that Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will stick to debt targets in his maiden full-year budget on Saturday.
Friday February 27, 2015
The Economic Survey, tabled in Parliament a day ahead of the Union Budget, expects India's economic growth to pick up to 8 per cent in the next fiscal year.
Thursday February 26, 2015
It's encouraging to hear government's long-term commitment to reforms, says Mukesh Butani.
India News | Edited by Mala Das | Wednesday February 25, 2015
Despite the combined onslaught of the opposition and activists, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has decided that land reforms introduced by him will not be discussed at a meeting with leaders of all parties, a measure that was reportedly being considere...
Press Trust of India | Thursday February 19, 2015
Economists at the Organisation of Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) on Thursday called for reforms in tax regimes and labour laws to give a fillip to the manufacturing sector and the overall Indian economy.
India News | Edited by Mala Das | Thursday February 12, 2015
A near wipeout in the Delhi election this week will not sidetrack the government's reform agenda, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said.
Thursday January 29, 2015
Improvement in India's sovereign rating will depend on the government's ability to pursue farm sector reforms as they have a bearing on inflation and fiscal deficit, Moody's said on Thursday.
Sunday January 25, 2015
Mr Obama, who is on a three-day visit, also welcomed the economic reforms being pursued by the government.
Friday January 23, 2015
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley; noted economist Nouriel Roubini; Nicholas Dirks, chancellor of University of California, Berkeley; ICICI Bank CEO Chanda Kochhar and Hari Bhartia, co-chairman & founder of Jubilant Life Sciences, are taking part in a di...
Saturday January 17, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said he was committed to meeting this year's budget deficit target, welcoming a cut in interest rates by the Reserve Bank of India on the back of falling inflation.
Wednesday January 14, 2015
Indian economy is likely to expand by 6.4 per cent this year, driving the economic growth in South Asia, according to a United Nations report which said progress in implementing much-needed structural reforms is likely to boost the country's economic...
World News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday January 14, 2015
The Indian economy is likely to expand by 6.4 per cent this year, driving the economic growth in South Asia, according to a United Nations report which said the progress in implementing much-needed structural reforms is likely to boost India's econom...
India News | Reported by Rahul Shrivastava, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Tuesday January 13, 2015
The BJP's notice to its lawmaker Sakshi Maharaj for his most recent controversial comments is also meant to serve as a warning to party leaders and workers to choose their words carefully, sources have said.
Sunday January 11, 2015
India's GDP growth momentum remains weak as stalled investments have kept resources locked up but it is likely to pick up from the next fiscal year, said an HSBC report.
Sunday January 11, 2015
With India expected to 'turn the corner' on the back of structural reforms, its economy is projected to clock 7 per cent growth in 2015 even as China would see an economic slowdown, says a study.