economic outlook

Sebi to hire chief economist

Sebi to hire chief economist

To strengthen its research capabilities, regulator Sebi is planning to hire a chief economist, whose position will be equivalent to that of an executive director in terms of pay and benefits.

Sep 17, 2017, 11:36 AM IST

Ukraine`s economy to shrink by a massive 7.5% in 2015: World Bank

The World Bank sharply cut its outlook for war-torn Ukraine Wednesday, forecasting its economy will shrink by a massive 7.5 percent this year due to the conflict with pro-Russian separatists.

Apr 29, 2015, 18:18 PM IST

Eurozone economic confidence flat in July: EU

The overall Economic Sentiment Indicator (ESI) for the 18-nation eurozone edged up 0.1 point to 102.2 points in July, the European Commission said.

Jul 30, 2014, 17:59 PM IST

Rupee at current level is well corrected: Rangarajan

The rupee has recovered to trade at 63 level after hitting its life-time low of 68.85 towards August-end.

Sep 13, 2013, 17:03 PM IST

PMEAC lowers growth projection for 2013-14 to 5.3%

The PMEAC had in April projected 6.4 percent growth for Indian economy for current financial year. The GDP grew by 5 percent in 2012-13.

Sep 13, 2013, 15:52 PM IST

OECD lowers India growth forecast to 5.3% for 2013

OECD on Wednesday cautioned that structural bottlenecks could further constrain investment and growth potential.

May 29, 2013, 15:44 PM IST

Some states may miss fiscal target in FY'12: ICRA

Some states including Punjab may find its difficult to meet their fiscal targets during 2011-12 on account of moderation in economic outlook and failure to curtail expenditure, says a report by ratings firm ICRA.

Dec 05, 2011, 16:56 PM IST