Invest in lucrative Indian market: Raghuram Rajan tells Australian companies

Invest in lucrative Indian market: Raghuram Rajan tells Australian companies

Rajan was talking on a wide range of issues when he asked Australian investors to tap the Indian market now.

India, US are two engines of growth amid bleak global scenario: Kaushik Basu

India, US are two engines of growth amid bleak global scenario: Kaushik Basu

In this bleak global scenario, the US among the rich economies and India among the emerging economies are the two engines of growth, World Bank chief economist Kaushik Basu said.

Delaying action on climate change will hurt growth: Global CEOs

Advocating the need for meaningful "global action" to deal with climate change, honchos of 78 corporates, including from India, Monday said delaying action would damage growth prospects in the years to come.

Endorsing India's stand, G20 leaders push for lifting of global growth

Endorsing India's stand, G20 leaders push for lifting of global growth

G20 leaders pushed for plan to lift global growth, create employment and promote development to eradicate poverty.

India can become a pillar of global growth and stability: PM Modi

India can become a pillar of global growth and stability: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said bold reforms has helped the country to clock 7.5 per cent growth that will improve further in coming years.

India witnesses better growth prospects amid slowdown in global economy

The latest projections come at a time when the global economy as a whole is grappling with uncertainties, especially in the wake of Chinese slowdown.

OECD cuts world growth outlook, warns on emerging markets

OECD cuts world growth outlook, warns on emerging markets

The OECD cut its world economic growth forecasts for 2015 and 2016 Wednesday, warning of a dramatic slowdown in Brazil and a global outlook clouded by uncertainty over China.

BRICS voices concern over 'fragile' global growth

BRICS countries, including India, Thursday voiced concern over the "fragile recovery" of global growth and the potential spillover effects from the "unconventional monetary policies" of the developed countries and felt that the BRICS Development Bank will serve as a powerful instrument for financing infrastructure investment.

IMF lowers 2015 global growth forecast to 3.3%

The International Monetary Fund lowered its 2015 global economic growth forecast on Thursday, citing a likely "temporary setback" from the United States in the first months of the year.

India'a app usage outpacing global growth: Yahoo Analytics

India'a app usage outpacing global growth: Yahoo Analytics

 Yahoo's Flurry Analytics on Tuesday said India's app usage is growing at a rate of 131 percent year-on-year outpacing global growth.

Economy to grow 7.6-7.8%; below-normal monsoon risk exists: ICRA

Rating agency ICRA on Tuesday said the Indian economy will grow in the range of 7.6-7.8 percent in the current fiscal, despite the headwinds posed by muted global growth and an unfavourable monsoon outlook.

'Weak exports to hit growth by 0.40% in 2015'

A slowdown in exports is likely to bring down India's growth rate by 0.40 percentage point in 2015, a report by global brokerage firm HSBC has said.

G20 strikes hopeful tone, but officials fret over Greece

The Group of 20 leading economies struck a hopeful tone on the outlook for global growth on Friday even as officials fretted that Athen`s inability to strike a deal with its lenders could upset Europe`s tentative recovery.

G20 strikes hopeful tone, but officials fret over Greece

The G20, however, sounded guardedly optimistic the global economy was poised for at least a modest recovery.

IMF forecasts for global growth

The International Monetary Fund sees global growth at a tepid 3.5 percent this year, unchanged from its January forecast, but expects a greater contribution from the rebounding economies of Europe and Japan while emerging market economies sag.

India, US will gain from each other's growth: Jacob

Stating that India and the US are two important drivers of global growth, American Treasury Secretary Jacob J Lew on Wednesday said that both the countries will benefit from each other's growth.

Low oil prices won`t spur world growth: Moody`s

Low oil prices normally help grease the wheels of business and spur global economic growth, but Moody`s said Wednesday it would not revise its forecasts for the G20, citing a variety of offsets to the expected windfalls.

China lashes out at western attempts to demonise BRICS nations

China on Wednesday criticised western attempts to "demonise" the BRICS countries which were pushing forward structural reforms to promote global growth and reduce dependence on external markets.

Robust growth should have large impact on the poor: World Bank

Emphasising that policies need to be "people centric", top officials of global agencies Friday said that robust growth should have a large impact on the poor and help in eradicating poverty.

Oil under pressure as IMF cuts global growth forecast

Oil diverged Tuesday, remaining under pressure as the International Monetary Fund slashed its world economic growth forecast and stoked demand fears.