Economy

Power And Railway Ministers Hold Meeting To Discuss Ways To Tackle Energy Crisis

Power And Railway Ministers Hold Meeting To Discuss Ways To Tackle Energy Crisis

Edited by Animesh Singh | Monday April 25, 2022

Amid threats of a rising energy crisis, Power Minister R K Singh and Railway Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw held deliberations

Sensex Falls Over 600 Points And Nifty Down Below 17,000, Tracking A Broader Sell-Off In Risk Assets

Sensex Falls Over 600 Points And Nifty Down Below 17,000, Tracking A Broader Sell-Off In Risk Assets

Edited by Rahul Karunakar | Monday April 25, 2022

Indian shares fell sharply on Monday as prospects of aggressive rate hikes by the US Federal Reserve hit investors' appetite for risky assets.

Industry Body Urges Government To Engage With Indonesia On Palm Oil Export Ban

Industry Body Urges Government To Engage With Indonesia On Palm Oil Export Ban

Press Trust of India | Monday April 25, 2022, Kolkata

Solvent Extractors' Association has suggested immediate initiation of dialogue with Indonesia on the proposed palm oil export ban

RBI's April Meeting Minutes - Focus Shifts To Inflation: Economists

RBI's April Meeting Minutes - Focus Shifts To Inflation: Economists

Edited by Rahul Karunakar | Monday April 25, 2022

The minutes of the latest RBI monetary policy committee (MPC) meeting released on Friday showed the central bank has shifted its focus to fighting surging inflation even as growth worries remain.

"From Trading War To Trading Monetary Restraint," Says ING, On FX Markets

"From Trading War To Trading Monetary Restraint," Says ING, On FX Markets

Edited by Rahul Karunakar | Saturday April 23, 2022

"Aggressive tightening and perhaps a more difficult risk environment will dominate FX now," said Chris Turner, Global Head of Markets at ING.

Despite Global Food Crisis, WTO Trouble For Indian Exports: Ms Sitharaman

Despite Global Food Crisis, WTO Trouble For Indian Exports: Ms Sitharaman

Press Trust of India | Saturday April 23, 2022, Washington

Amidst a global shortage of food grains in the aftermath of the Ukrainian war, countries like India which have the potential to address this by exporting agricultural products, in particular cereals, are facing difficulties from the World Trade Organization, Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said Friday.

RBI Monetary Policy Committee Unanimous On Controlling Inflation: Top Quotes

RBI Monetary Policy Committee Unanimous On Controlling Inflation: Top Quotes

Edited by Animesh Singh | Friday April 22, 2022

RBI Governor: Circumstances warrant prioritising inflation and anchoring of inflation expectations in the sequence of objectives to safeguard financial stability

RBI's Monetary Policy Committee Says Tackling Inflation Is Crucial

RBI's Monetary Policy Committee Says Tackling Inflation Is Crucial

Reuters | Friday April 22, 2022, MUMBAI

"Circumstances warrant prioritising inflation and anchoring inflation expectations in the sequence of objectives," said RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das

RBI Launches Business Sentiment Assessment Survey

RBI Launches Business Sentiment Assessment Survey

Press Trust of India | Friday April 22, 2022, Mumbai

The survey assesses the business situation for the current quarter from selected companies in the services and infrastructure sectors

IMF's Growth Projection For India Is Fastest Among Major Economies: Finance Minister

IMF's Growth Projection For India Is Fastest Among Major Economies: Finance Minister

Reported by Himanshu Shekhar Mishra, Edited by Animesh Singh | Friday April 22, 2022

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said IMF's growth projection for India of 8.2 per cent for 2022-23, is fastest among major economies

Nirmala Sitharaman Lauds Financial Task Force's Role In Securing Infrastructure

Nirmala Sitharaman Lauds Financial Task Force's Role In Securing Infrastructure

Press Trust of India | Friday April 22, 2022, Washington

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has reaffirmed India's political commitment to fighting money laundering and terrorist financing

Bank Credit Rose 10% In April: RBI Report

Bank Credit Rose 10% In April: RBI Report

Press Trust of India | Friday April 22, 2022, Mumbai

Bank credit grew by 10.09 per cent to Rs 119.88 lakh crore and deposits by 10.06 per cent to Rs 167.42 lakh crore in the fortnight ended on April 8

CBIC Launches Scrutiny Into 50,000 GST Filings, Proposes Quarterly Scrutiny

CBIC Launches Scrutiny Into 50,000 GST Filings, Proposes Quarterly Scrutiny

Edited by NDTV Business Desk | Thursday April 21, 2022

Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (CBIC) has proposed mandatory scrutiny of Goods and Service Tax (GST) returns on a quarterly basis

State-Owned Entities Barred From Bidding For Companies Marked For Divestment

State-Owned Entities Barred From Bidding For Companies Marked For Divestment

Press Trust of India | Thursday April 21, 2022, New Delhi

Finance Ministry has barred public sector enterprises from bidding for other (CPSEs) which are on the block for privatisation

Energy Crisis Looms As 29% Thermal Plants Left With 10% Or Less Coal Stock

Energy Crisis Looms As 29% Thermal Plants Left With 10% Or Less Coal Stock

Reported by Himanshu Shekhar Mishra, Edited by Animesh Singh | Thursday April 21, 2022

As on April 19, 27 thermal power plants were left with 0 per cent to 5 per cent coal stock against the required normative quota