economic policy

German consumer confidence up for second month

German consumers remain in an upbeat mood for a second month in a row, dismissing risks on the horizon in view of a humming economy, said a closely-watched survey Wednesday.

May 24, 2017, 11:44 AM IST
PM Modi to meet economists, govt officials Tuesday; budget, demonetisation key issues

PM Modi to meet economists, govt officials Tuesday; budget, demonetisation key issues

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will meet economists and senior government officials at NITI Aayog on Tuesday.

Dec 26, 2016, 15:19 PM IST
Donald Trump unveils economic policy; offers tax sops

Donald Trump unveils economic policy; offers tax sops

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump Monday sought to give a boost to his flagging campaign by unveiling his economic policy which he claimed would spur faster growth and benefit every American.

Aug 08, 2016, 22:57 PM IST
Actresses have an opinion on economic policy: Soha Ali Khan slams trolls

Actresses have an opinion on economic policy: Soha Ali Khan slams trolls

Actress Soha Ali Khan has hit back at those, who made fun of her for expressing her displeasure over Raghuram Rajan's announcement to exit as RBI Governor.

Jun 24, 2016, 12:41 PM IST
62% of Japanese doubt PM Shinzo Abe's ''Abenomics''

62% of Japanese doubt PM Shinzo Abe's ''Abenomics''

At least 62 per cent of Japanese public showed their doubt about the effectiveness of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe`s economic policy mix dubbed "Abenomics", said the latest nationwide poll released on Monday.

Jun 13, 2016, 23:14 PM IST

Modi govt directionless on economy, growth claims are hyperbole, says Arun Shourie

Arun Shourie, a BJP minister in the Vajpayee Cabinet, on Friday hit out at the Narendra Modi government, saying its economic policy was "directionless" while the social climate was causing "great anxiety" among the minorities.

May 01, 2015, 22:50 PM IST

Yechury rules out alliance with Congress

Ruling out an alliance with Congress, CPI(M) general secretary Sitaram Yechury on Sunday sought co-operation of all "secular" opposition parties to fight the Narendra Modi government's economic policies and the "Hindutva agenda".

Apr 26, 2015, 20:41 PM IST

Narendra Modi's neo-liberal policies leading to discontent: Yechury

The aggressive pursuance of neo- liberal economic policies by the Narendra Modi government was leading to discontent among the masses who were not getting benefits of economic growth, CPI(M) politburo member Sitaram Yechury on Sunday said.

Nov 09, 2014, 21:51 PM IST

Indian economy showing turnaround; ADB ups 2015 growth to 6.3%

Revising India's GDP upwards by 0.3 percent to 6.3 percent in 2015, Asian Development Bank (ADB) has said the economy shows a new promise of turnaround after the election brought a stable government in May.

Sep 25, 2014, 15:22 PM IST

Govt enlists measures to improve ease of doing business

The government on Saturday said that it has taken a series of steps to improve ease of doing business that include having a timeline for clearance of applications, de-licensing the manufacturing of many defence products and introduction of e-Biz project for single window clearance.

Aug 16, 2014, 16:28 PM IST

Shashi Tharoor terms BJP`s economic roadmap `vague`

Congress leader Shashi Tharoor Friday said the BJP`s plan to "address economic concerns" was a "vague" statement.

May 30, 2014, 21:03 PM IST

NDA`s economic policy to focus on job creation: Modi

BJP`s prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi Thursday hit out at a Congress woman parliamentarian for stalling infrastructural projects in Tamil Nadu, and promised an economic policy that would provide jobs to the youth.

Apr 17, 2014, 16:04 PM IST

Monetary authority must abide by govt policy: Chidambaram

Monetary authority must abide by the government`s policy, India`s finance minister said on Tuesday, adding, in a developing country like India there must be a balance between price stability and growth.

Feb 18, 2014, 11:39 AM IST

`BJP`s economic policy same as of Congress`

Claiming that the neo-liberal policies of the UPA government favour the rich and the BJP was no different, CPI-M General Secretary Prakash Karat Tuesday.

Mar 19, 2013, 18:33 PM IST

Out-of-the-box monetary policy needed: Basu

He favoured slashing interest rates to boost sagging economic growth.

Jun 08, 2012, 23:27 PM IST

Pope demands greater ethics in economic policy

Pope Benedict XVI denounced the profit-at-all-cost mentality that he says is behind Europe`s current economic crisis as he arrived in hard-hit Spain.

Aug 18, 2011, 19:02 PM IST