India's Turn To Transform?
Jan 21, 2017
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On April 21, 2017 10:05 (IST)
"We are seeing early signs of investment intentions. Of course there are always clouds. There are clouds this time also," he said.
On April 20, 2017 22:32 (IST)
"The GST reform is really an act of courage," Ms Lagarde told reporters during the annual Spring meeting of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank.
On April 18, 2017 20:50 (IST)
The World Economic Outlook was released here before the start of the annual Spring Meeting of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank.
On April 18, 2017 18:13 (IST)
The country's economic growth is expected to see anuptick at 7.2 per cent this fiscal year and further accelerate to7.5 per cent in 2018-19, the report said.
On April 10, 2017 22:06 (IST)
In its latest issue of World Economic Outlook report, the IMF noted that emerging market and developing economies have become increasingly important in the global economy in recent years.
On April 07, 2017 22:07 (IST)
"Everywhere in the world, financial year is determined based on the local requirement of the country. We follow the old British system that has financial year from April to March," Arun Jaitley said.
On March 29, 2017 11:12 (IST)
The goods and services tax will replace more than a dozen levies that were fracturing the world's fastest-growing big economy, unifying India for the first time into a common market with more than 1 billion consumers.
On March 27, 2017 13:16 (IST)
PM Modi has made increased infrastructure spending a key part of his economic plans since coming to power in 2014. State expenditure on roads and rails is at a record high.
On March 27, 2017 09:47 (IST)
Deutsche Bank AG estimates that foreign direct investment touched $37.4 billion April-January, on track to exceed the previous fiscal year's about $45 billion, with signs of recovery in the economy.
On March 25, 2017 12:15 (IST)
Indian Railways is undergoing a $130 billion, five-year overhaul to modernise the world's fourth-largest network, which is blighted by ageing track and saturated capacity.
On March 20, 2017 11:12 (IST)
The rupee has gained about 2 per cent to a 16-month high in March after PM Modi's landslide state election win, outperforming its Asian peers and all but five of the world's emerging-market currencies.
On March 15, 2017 20:11 (IST)
India, the world's third-largest steel producer, has also raised import tax on steel and set a floor price to protect local mills - a measure challenged by Japan.
On March 01, 2017 20:17 (IST)
India, the world's second-biggest wheat producer, lowered the import tax on the grain to 10 percent from 25 percent in September 2016 and scrapped the duty on December 8 last year.
On March 01, 2017 13:50 (IST)
Government's decision last November to outlaw old 500 rupee and 1,000 rupee banknotes was widely expected to exact a heavy toll on an economy where most people are paid in cash and buy what they need with cash.
On February 28, 2017 09:13 (IST)
Now that he's done with his near 21-year stint as Saudi Arabia's oil minister, during which his utterances could move everything from crude to currencies and stocks worldwide, Ali al-Naimi says he doesn't want to talk about the market anymore.
On February 22, 2017 23:06 (IST)
Australia topped the chart as it saw as many as 11,000 uber rich people shifting base there, followed by the US (10,000) and Canada (8,000) in the second and third place respectively.
On February 22, 2017 08:03 (IST)
The dollar was steady after hawkish comments from top Federal Reserve officials bolstered expectations the world's No. 1 economy was strong enough to keep policymakers on course to further raise rates this year.
On February 21, 2017 14:31 (IST)
India's $2.2 trillion economy makes it the seventh largest in the world in terms of nominal GDP (and the third largest in PPP terms), but the country's per capita income is less significant.