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India's growth remains quite robust into future: IMF

India's growth remains "quite robust" into the future, the IMF has said despite slightly downgrading the country's growth projection for 2018-19 due ...

WPI inflation spikes to 4-yr high of 5.77% in June

Inflation based on wholesale prices accelerated to over 4-year high of 5.77 per cent in June on increasing prices of vegetables and fuel items, raisi...

India poised to pip Britain to become 5th largest economy next yr: Jaitley

Union Minister Arun Jaitley exuded confidence that India will pip Great Britain to become the fifth largest economy in the world next year if economi...

India has enough fire to deal with rupee volatility: FinMin

India has adequate reserves and firepower to deal with the current volatility in rupee, Economic Affairs Secretary S.C Garg said. Stressing that the ...

Tyres of Indian economy are 'punctured', says Chidambaram

Former Finance minister P. Chidambaram said that state of the economy was bad in the country due to the wrong policies of the NDA government and tyre...

IMF welcomes RBI decision to hike interest rates

The IMF welcomed as an appropriate step the decision of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to increase the repo rate by 25 basis point to 6.25 per cent ...

Australia's economy soars in strong start to 2018

Australia's economy recorded a strong start to the year as exports and business inventories rose, official data showed, but analysts warned soft cons...

India's GDP grows 7.7% in Q4

Robust performance by manufacturing, construction and service sectors and good farm output pushed the India's January-March 2018 GDP growth to a seve...

U.S announces 25% new tariffs on Chinese tech goods

The U.S will impose a hefty 25 per cent tariff on the USD 50 billion worth of Chinese goods containing 'industrially significant' technology, the Whi...

India pools into USD 5 million small states fund at CHOGM

India is among four countries to pool into an innovative USD 5 million fund for small states to obtain easier access to international trade finance t...

WPI inflation eases to 2.47% in March

Inflation based on wholesale prices eased marginally to 2.47% in March on cheaper food articles, especially pulses and vegetables. On the basis of Wh...

Retail inflation slows to 4.28% in March

Retail inflation slowed to 4.28 per cent in March, the third consecutive month of decline, mainly on account of easing food prices including vegetabl...

Implementation of GST not 'unfixable' problem: Raghuram Rajan

Proper implementation of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) in India can be worked upon and is not an “unfixable problem”, former RBI gover...

India's GDP to grow 7.3% in FY 2018: ADB

India’s growth is expected to pick up to 7.3 percent in fiscal year (FY) 2018 and 7.6 percent in FY 2019, following the estimated 6.6 percent i...

RBI keeps interest rate unchanged, lowers inflation projection

The Reserve Bank kept the key interest rate unchanged but cut its inflation forecast on lower food prices, sparking a rally in the stocks and bond ma...

Ready to fight trade war 'till the end': China to U.S

China said that its door for talks with the Trump administration is open but if there is a trade war it will ‘fight till the end’, a day ...

Fiscal deficit at 120% of revised estimates at Feb-end

India’s fiscal deficit soared to Rs 7.15 lakh crore at the end of February, exceeding the revised target of Rs 5.94 lakh crore for the entire 2...

Global trade war may impact India: ASSOCHAM

Indian economy particularly exports may be impacted if the global trade war escalates further, industry body ASSOCHAM said. “If the tariff war ...

China to hike tariffs on American products in retaliation

China said it will impose higher duties on USD 3 billion worth of U.S imports, including pork and steel pipes, in retaliation to stiff U.S tariffs on...

Trump suspends metal tariffs for EU, key U.S trade partners

President Donald Trump suspended his controversial tariffs on steel and aluminium imports for the U.S’ key trade partners, including the Europe...

U.S slaps $50bn tariff on Chinese imports

U.S President Donald Trump has taken the first step in imposing tariffs on nearly $50 billion worth of Chinese imports. The order signed by Trump is ...

White House indicates more U.S actions against Chinese imports

U.S President Donald Trump is set to take more actions against Chinese products as he strongly believes that American businesses have been “rip...

Exports in Feb up 4.5% to $25.8 bn; trade deficit narrows

Exports grew by 4.5 per cent in February, the lowest expansion in the last four months, to USD 25.8 billion as shipments of engineering, textiles and...

World Bank projects India’s FY19 GDP growth at 7.3%

The World Bank projected India’s GDP growth at 7.3 per cent for the next financial year and accelerate further to 7.5 per cent in 2019-20. The World ...

Indian economy will continue to have V-shaped recovery: Official

The 7.2 per cent expansion in the economy during October-December quarter has put the country in one of the highest growth bracket in the world and r...

U.S tariffs on steel to hit Indian market, says ISA

Indian Steel Association has raised concerns that the U.S move to raise import tariffs will encourage surplus nations to divert their steel exports t...

Beneficiaries can get foodgrain quota from any ration shops: Minister

The Centre is working on the portability of foodgrains entitlement under PDS and the eligible beneficiaries can get their quota of grains from any ra...

Giving tax concessions to countries does not make sense: U.S

U.S Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross has defended President Donald Trump’s proposed tariffs on imported steel and aluminum, saying it would help ...

Economy on track to acceleration, says Bibek Debroy

Enthused by the December quarter economic growth of 7.2 per cent, chairman of the Economic Advisory Council to the Prime Minister (EAC-PM), Bibek Deb...

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