Mumbai | April 20, 2014 14:54 (IST)
The survey is based on responses from over 100 CFOs of listed and unlisted companies across sectors with a profit of under Rs 250 crore to over Rs 2,500 crore in revenues.
Rome/New Delhi | April 18, 2014 21:55 (IST)
PepsiCo has joined fellow beverage company Coca-Cola in giving its official support to a set of global guidelines that aim to protect the rights of poor and vulnerable people to land, livelihoods and food security, the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) said.
April 18, 2014 20:11 (IST)
The National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) said out of a statistical pool of 70 major Chinese cities, 56 saw month-on-month gains in new home prices last month, down from 57 in February, reported Xinhua.
April 18, 2014 09:57 (IST)
The retail or the consumer price-based inflation, which has gained greater currency within RBI recently, moved up to 8.3 per cent in March from February's 7.9 per cent, driven by a surge in food prices.
April 17, 2014 18:11 (IST)
Asked about risk factor to growth projection for the current fiscal, he said, there are some risks and that would have some impact on India as well but broadly risks are neutral at this point.
Washington | April 17, 2014 18:10 (IST)
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits rose less than expected last week and remained near its pre-recession levels, offering further evidence of the economy's underlying strength.
Tokyo | April 17, 2014 16:02 (IST)
Japan's government slightly cut its overall view on the economy, its first downgrade in a year and a half, but officials shrugged off the need for more stimulus to support the economy.
Mumbai | April 17, 2014 14:23 (IST)
Since taking the helm of the Reserve Bank of India, Raghuram Rajan's agenda to reform markets has put the noses of Mumbai bond traders firmly out of joint by upending practices that provided them with a relatively secure rate of return.
Mumbai | April 17, 2014 11:47 (IST)
Standard and Poor's may upgrade India's outlook if the government that is elected next month addresses some of the country's fiscal and economic challenges through steps such as passing a goods and services tax.
Washington | April 17, 2014 07:56 (IST)
Nisha Biswal, US assistant secretary of state for South and Central Asia, said future economic growth in South Asia hinged on India as the region's growth engine.
Washington | April 16, 2014 22:10 (IST)
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said on Wednesday the US central bank must remain intent on adjusting its policy as needed to respond to unforeseen economic challenges.
April 16, 2014 20:04 (IST)
The new investment will include about $70 million of unused funds from a $120 million investment plan announced last year, Chief Executive Pat Gelsinger said in a press conference in Bangalore.
April 16, 2014 17:59 (IST)
Retail inflation in India is likely to get stuck at 8-10 per cent instead of declining to 7 per cent by March, 2015 as a possible El Nino event could push up food prices, a Bank of America Merrill Lynch report said on Wednesday.
New Delhi | April 16, 2014 14:44 (IST)
Hiring activity in India remained stable in March over the previous month and saw a 12 per cent increase over the same period last year, according to a report by job portal Naukri.com.
April 15, 2014 23:18 (IST)
US consumer prices firmed a bit in March in a possible sign that a disinflationary trend has run its course.
April 15, 2014 22:16 (IST)
With inflation on the rise, India Inc has called for the next government to take measures, including strengthening of the distribution framework and clearing of supply bottlenecks, to tame price increases.
April 15, 2014 21:54 (IST)
India's services exports in February stood at $13.16 billion, slightly lower than $13.93 billion the previous month, data from the Reserve Bank (RBI) showed.
April 15, 2014 18:25 (IST)
Annual consumer price inflation in India quickened to 8.31 per cent in March from a 25-month low of 8.10 per cent in February, driven by higher food prices, government data showed on Tuesday.
April 15, 2014 18:24 (IST)
Data earlier showed the broader annual consumer price inflation last month quickened to 8.31 percent from a 25-month low of 8.10 percent in February.
April 15, 2014 17:46 (IST)
Rising food prices drove inflation in India up more than expected in March, reversing a slowdown and leaving the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) with less room to support the economy amid fresh signs of slowing growth.