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Friday October 24, 2014
India's economy will likely grow at its fastest pace in two years in the current fiscal year as Prime Minister Narendra Modi implements reforms to attract investment, a Reuters poll of economists showed on Friday.
Sunday October 19, 2014
India Inc on Sunday hailed good show by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Maharashtra and Haryana Assembly polls hoping that it will give further impetus to the Narendra Modi government to push ahead with key economic reforms including Goods and Se...
Thursday October 16, 2014
US-based economist Arvind Subramanian has been selected as India's chief economic adviser. The decision comes on a day when the Prime Minister announced an overhaul of labour laws and his government picked Rajiv Mehrish, a bureaucrat from Rajasthan w...
India | Reuters | Thursday October 16, 2014
US-based economist Arvind Subramanian has been selected as India's chief economic adviser. The decision comes on a day when Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced an overhaul of labour laws and his government picked Rajiv Mehrish, a bureaucrat from R...
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.
Tuesday September 23, 2014
Former finance minister P Chidambaram on Tuesday said India can achieve 8 per cent growth in the next 2-3 years by following the path of fiscal prudence.
Friday August 29, 2014
Cheering the rebound in India's economy which grew 5.7 per cent in the April-June quarter, highest in the past two-and-a-half years, India Inc on Friday said it expects the GDP to pick up further on the back of conducive investment policies and execu...
Friday August 22, 2014
The government's effort to expedite major reforms and their successful implementation could push India's gross domestic product (GDP) to over $4.5 trillion by FY20, Dun & Bradstreet said in a report on Friday.
Thursday August 7, 2014
Welcoming the governments nod to a higher foreign direct investment (FDI) in defence and opening up the railways infrastructure sector, India Inc on Thursday said the move reflects the Narendra Modi-led government's resolve to usher in economic refor...
India | NDTV.com | Thursday July 31, 2014
US Secretary of State John Kerry is visiting India. His trip focuses on pressing India to drop its opposition to global trade reforms, which the US has described as a test of the country's commitment to economic liberalisation.
Cheat Sheet | Agencies | Thursday July 31, 2014
US Secretary of State John Kerry has met with Finance Minister Arun Jaitley this morning; he also toured the prestigious Indian Institute of Technology Delhi. His trip will focus on pressing India to drop its opposition to global trade reforms, which...
India | Reuters | Thursday July 31, 2014
US Secretary of State John Kerry, who arrived in India on Wednesday for an official visit, has pressed New Delhi to drop its opposition to global trade reforms, saying it was a test of the country's commitment to advance economic liberalisation.
Thursday July 10, 2014
It commended several of the reforms put forth, especially lifting the foreign direct investment (FDI) cap in insurance, as well as policy reforms to reduce transfer pricing challenges and encourage infrastructure investment.
Wednesday July 9, 2014
It said the current industrial sector downturn presents an opportunity to push ahead with critical reforms and removal of infrastructure bottlenecks.
India | Agencies | Wednesday July 9, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi's new government presents its inaugural budget tomorrow in the first substantive test of whether it will deliver on ambitious promises to revive stalled economic growth.
Thursday June 26, 2014
The new Indian government's promise to deepen economic reforms will create ripple effect in Asia and may prompt China to open-up more to retain its advantages, a leading daily here said today.
Wednesday June 18, 2014
"SBI, based on its loan portfolio and macro data, is now giving final shape to the construction of a conservative yet robust forward indicator (Manufacturing Index) for economic activity," SBI chairperson Arundhati Bhattacharya said at an event here.
Wednesday June 11, 2014
Buoyed by a stable government coming to power, which is expected to bring in much awaited reforms, DBS Bank on Wednesday revised upwards its GDP growth estimate for financial year 2015-16 to 6.5 per cent.
Friday June 13, 2014
India Inc in its first meeting with Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday pitched for a conducive tax environment and a bold statement of economic reforms in the forthcoming Budget with a view to revive investor sentiment and promote growth.