Maharashtra Assembly elections: Congress manifesto promises 10% GDP growth per annum
Maharashtra Assembly elections: Congress manifesto promises 10% GDP growth per annum

Congress on Thursday released its manifesto for the Maharashtra assembly polls, promising increased income limit for beneficiaries of a health scheme from Rs 1.5 lakh to Rs 2.5 lakh, besides police stations for women as well as elimination of manual scavenging in the state.

Govt pegs GDP growth during UPA rule at 8.5%

Pegging the country`s average economic growth rate at 8.5 percent during the UPA rule so far, the government on Sunday said it was determined to take India to the select league of "middle income countries".

US stocks decline as tech sector overshadows positive GDP report

US stocks fell Friday, capping the Dow Jones Industrial Average`s worst month in nearly a year, despite government figures showing the economy grew at its fastest pace in six years last quarter.

Goldman sees India`s real GDP growth at 8.2% in FY11

India`s real GDP growth in 2010-11 is likely to be 8.2%, on back of acceleration in domestic demand, esp infra-led investment, Goldman Sachs said.

CMIE, DSP ML up GDP growth forecast to 6.2%

The economic think-tanks CMIE and DSP Merrill Lynch on Monday scaled up the GDP growth projections to 6.2 per cent this fiscal.

Italian economy grows for first time in over a year

Italy exited recession in the third quarter of the year when its gross domestic product rose 0.6 percent, according to a preliminary estimate released by the central statistics agency ISTAT.

India could realise 10% GDP growth in decade: Kalam

Ex-Prez Kalam has said that India could realise 10 per cent growth rate in GDP in the next ten years with continued impetus on strengthening the economy.

Economy likely to grow by 8% next fiscal: Plan panel

India`s economic growth rate is expected to accelerate to eight per cent in the next fiscal from 6.3 per cent projected for the current financial year, the Planning Commission has said.

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.

Economic growth to exceed 6.3%: Montek

India will grow at more than 6.3 per cent exceeding the Planning Commission`s forecast as the impact of drought would not be as bad as anticipated earlier, the Commission`s Deputy Chairman Montek Singh Ahluwalia said.

Over 6% GDP growth possible this fiscal: Pranab

Finance Minister Pranab has expressed optimism that it would be possible to clock over 6% growth rate in the current fiscal.

Nine per cent growth will require "longer time": Pranab

Faced with the impact of the global downturn as well as drought, the government said on Tuesday it would take "longer time" for the country to achieve the 9 per cent growth.

RBI survey revises GDP growth to 6.5%

Professional forecasters
participating in a survey by the Reserve Bank have revised the
GDP growth rate for the fiscal 2009-10 upwards to 6.5 percent
against a forecast of 5.7 percent made in the earlier survey.