Fitch lowers India GDP forecast to 7.5% for 2015-16
Fitch lowers India GDP forecast to 7.5% for 2015-16

This comes a day after Reserve Bank revised downwards its real GDP forecast for 2015-16 to 7.4 percent from earlier expectation of 7.6 percent, saying growth is expected to pick up in the latter part of the fiscal.

Govt will continue with reforms, GDP to top 7.5% in FY16: Das

The government will not wait for the Budget and will continue with reforms measures to make India an attractive investment destination, Economic Affairs Secretary Shaktikanta Das said while expressing optimism that the growth in the current fiscal will exceed 7.5 percent.

Morgan Stanley revises FY16 growth outlook to 7.5% from 7.9%
Morgan Stanley revises FY16 growth outlook to 7.5% from 7.9%

The Indian economy is expected to clock a 7.5 percent GDP growth in this fiscal year, slightly lower than the previous estimate of 7.9 percent largely because of bad weather and weak external demand, Morgan Stanley said in a report.

Economic growth slows to 7% in April-June quarter
Economic growth slows to 7% in April-June quarter

Reflecting a muted performance, the GDP growth slowed to 7 percent in the April-June quarter, from 7.5 percent in the previous quarter, amid deceleration in farm, services and manufacturing sectors.

Expert views: Economic growth slows to 7% in April-June

India`s economic growth slowed to a lower-than-expected 7 percent in the three months through June from 7.5 percent in the previous quarter, government data showed on Monday.

India's economic growth disappoints at 7% in April-June quarter

Despite backed by a strong growth in mining, manufacturing and construction sectors, the country's economic growth of 7 percent was seen as disappointing.

Asia's telcos face regulatory risks, stiff competition: S&P

The ratings agency said Asia's large population, GDP growth, and voracious appetite for data services will boost revenues across most of the region's telecom markets.

Economy at early stages of recovery, GDP to rise to 8%: Nomura

According to Central Statistics Office (CSO) data released yesterday, the Indian economy grew at 7.3 percent in 2014-15, up from 6.9 percent a year ago, mainly due to improvement in the manufacturing sector.

India Inc says downside risks persist even as economy picks up

India Inc on Friday said the economy is showing signs of recovery but called for drastic reforms at the ground level to improve investors sentiment and sought serious attempts to revive growth in agriculture sector.

India clocks 7.5% growth in January-March quarter, overtakes China

The Indian economy grew at 7.3 percent in 2014-15 due to improvement in the performance of both services as well as manufacturing sectors.

FY 15 GDP growth at 7.3%; Q4 growth at 7.5%

Indian economy grew by 7.5 percent in the January-March quarter of the current fiscal while overall FY 15 GDP growth stood 7.3 percent, government data showed on Friday.

Govt doing very well; GST would give boost to growth: Godrej

The Narendra Modi-led government is "clearly on the path of reform", industrialist Adi Godrej on Wednesday said here, adding if the Goods and Services Tax (GST) comes into effect next April, India could see over 10 percent GDP growth.

GDP growth in double digits in 3-4 years: Rajnath

GDP growth figure of India would reach double digits in the next three to four years, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Tuesday.

GDP growth may expand 7.8% this fiscal: HSBC

India's GDP growth is likely to pick up pace and expand by 7.8 percent during this fiscal and higher next year on the back of improved urban consumption, says a HSBC report.

U.S. economy stumbles in first quarter as weather, low energy prices weigh

U.S. economic growth nearly stalled in the first quarter as harsh weather dampened consumer spending and energy companies struggling with low prices slashed spending.

India to grow at 7.5% in 2015-16, 8% in 2017-18: World Bank

The World Bank projects India's GDP to expand to 7.5 percent in the current fiscal on account of increased economic activity and greater stability.

Weak monsoon will dent GDP growth: Crisil

Hours after the official forecast suggested "below normal" monsoon this year, domestic rating agency Crisil Wednesday said a second straight year of weak rains will dent its 7.9 percent GDP growth estimate by 0.50 percent.

8-8.5% growth is more like statistical and not real: CEA

The ambitious 8.1-8.5 percent economic growth projected for the next fiscal in Finance Minister Arun Jaitley's Budget is more like a "statistical and not a real number," Chief Economic Adviser Arvind Subramanian said.

India needs sustained GDP growth of 9-10 percent, says Arun Jaitley

India`s economy needs to reach an annual growth rate of 9 percent to 10 percent and then sustain that activity "many, many more years than 10 years" in order to improve infrastructure and bring down rampant poverty, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Monday.

FM Arun Jaitley presents budget, says world is predicting it is India’s chance to fly

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday presented the Union Budget 2015-16 in Parliament.