RBI likely to hold key rates: CMIE

The Reserve Bank could retain the key rates in its forthcoming monetary policy even as inflation has breached the seven-percent mark in December, much above the central bank`s projections, says the economic think-tank CMIE.

CMIE pegs FY10 GDP growth at 7.5%

The leading economic think-tank CMIE on Sunday pegged the economic growth at 7.5 percent for the current fiscal on the back of strong industrial growth-- slightly lower than the projections of Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee.

CMIE raises GDP growth to 6.7% for this fiscal

: The Centre for Monitoring Indian
Economy has revised its GDP growth forecast for the current
fiscal to 6.7 per cent from 6.2 per cent announced last month.

Domestic crude oil prodn falls 1.2% in H1 FY10: CMIE

Domestic crude oil production in India declined by 1.2 percent in HI of the current fiscal from the same period a year ago due to fall in output by oil exploration and production major-- ONGC.

CMIE revises GDP growth forecast to 6.2%

The Centre for Monitoring Indian
Economy has revised its GDP growth forecast for the current
fiscal to 6.2 per cent from six per cent announced last month.

`Cement prices expected to weaken in Oct-March period`

The woes of the cement industry are likely to continue as prices are likely to weaken during the remaining period of the current fiscal on the back of highest ever capacity addition by the industry in a single year.

India Inc to clock 22.8% growth in PAT margins: CMIE

India Inc is likely to witness a
22.8 percent growth in the Profit-After Tax (PAT) margins in
the current fiscal, an economic think-tank said in its report.

CMIE revises GDP growth upwards to 6%

Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy
has revised upwards its forecast for economic growth from 5.8 per cent to six per cent for the current fiscal.

CMIE ups GDP growth to 5.9% for FY 10

Economic think-tank CMIE has
upped the economic growth forecast for India this fiscal to
5.9 percent from its earlier projection of 5.8 percent.

Steel export to fall by 35% in FY`10: CMIE

India`s steel export will fall by a
whopping 35 per cent to 3.2 million tonnes during the current
fiscal due to a strong domestic demand, the Centre for
Monitoring Indian Economy (CMIE) said on Thursday.

Cargo traffic at major ports to grow at 5.2%: CMIE

Economic think-tank, Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy (CMIE), has pegged the cargo traffic growth at major ports in the country at 5.2 per cent for
2009-10.

Average inflation for FY 10 to be modest at 0.5%: CMIE

The average inflation for FY 10 will be modest at 0.5 per cent, higher than the earlier projection of 0.1 per cent, a leading economic think-tank said in its latest report.

Crop output to fall 4.7% in `09-10 on poor rainfall: CMIE

India`s total agriculture crop production is expected to drop by 4.7 per cent and foodgrain output by 5.6 per cent in 2009-10 following a deficient monsoon, the Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy (CMIE) has said.

CMIE revises GDP growth to 5.8% from 6.6% for FY 10

India`s economy is likely to grow at 5.8 per cent in the current fiscal as against an earlier projection of 6.6 per cent, a leading economic think-tank said in its latest report.

Crop output to fall 4.7% in `09-10 on poor rainfall: CMIE

India`s total agriculture crop
production is expected to drop by 4.7 per cent and foodgrain
output by 5.6 per cent in 2009-10 following poor rainfall,
Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy (CMIE) has said.