To sustain 7.6% growth, activate stalled engines: World Bank to India

To sustain 7.6% growth, activate stalled engines: World Bank to India

India needs to activate "stalled engines", including private investment and rural demand, to sustain 7.6 percent growth rate in the coming years, World Bank said Monday.

India to grow at 7.8% in FY17, led by consumption: DBS

India to grow at 7.8% in FY17, led by consumption: DBS

Recovery in the Indian economy is likely to continue and the GDP growth is expected to be higher at 7.8 percent in the current fiscal, although it will be "uneven", propped largely by "strong consumption" and public expenditure, says a DBS report.

GDP growth increases to 7.6% in FY16

GDP growth increases to 7.6% in FY16

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Industry lauds 7.6% GDP growth; wants more in current fiscal

After an impressive 7.6 percent GDP growth in 2015-16, industry Wednesday said the economy should expand at even a faster pace in the current fiscal on various reform measures and on expectations for a good monsoon.

Good news for Modi govt: FY16 GDP growth at 7.6%; India now fastest-growing economy in the world

Good news for Modi govt: FY16 GDP growth at 7.6%; India now fastest-growing economy in the world

Retaining its place as the world's fastest-growing major economy, India's economy expanded by 7.6 percent in the financial year 201-16, outpacing China once again.

Reforms to push India's growth to 8% by FY'19: Fitch

Reforms to push India's growth to 8% by FY'19: Fitch

In its latest Global Economic outlook, Fitch Ratings said it expects India's real GDP growth to rise to 8 percent by 2018-19, from 7.9 percent in 2017-18 and 7.7 percent in 2016-17.

Credit growth unlikely to revive materially in near term: SBI

Credit growth unlikely to revive materially in near term: SBI

Credit growth in the country is unlikely to revive "materially" in near term as demand conditions are still acting as a laggard, says an SBI report.

Abenomics not likely to lift Japan out of sluggish growth

Abenomics not likely to lift Japan out of sluggish growth

The reform plans championed by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, known as Abenomics, are not likely to lift Japan out of sluggish growth, they said, citing the persistent deflationary risks and weak investment growth.

Revenue dept taking steps to boost growth, jobs: FinMin

The Finance Ministry Sunday listed out steps taken by the Revenue Department to boost growth and employment by giving relief to small tax payers, businesses and professionals.

India may clock near 8% growth on back of good monsoon: Das

India may clock near 8% growth on back of good monsoon: Das

India targets to be a "low-cost economy" by reducing interest rates and transaction cost, Economic Affairs Secretary Shaktikanta Das said Tuesday while projecting a near-8 percent growth for current fiscal.

Core sector expands to a 16-month high of 6.4% in March

Core sector expands to a 16-month high of 6.4% in March

On the back of high production rate of fertilizer, cement, petroleum and electricity, the eight core sector industries grew by 6.4 percent in the month of March.

Raghuram Rajan's lecture on India's growth

Raghuram Rajan Lecture on India's Growth

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Government is Not Happy With Raghuram Rajan's Comment on Economy

the government is not happy with the recent comment of RBI governor on Indian economy.

Arun Jaitley hits back at Raghuram Rajan, says 'Indian economy growing fastest'

Arun Jaitley hits back at Raghuram Rajan, says 'Indian economy growing fastest'

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has virtually rebutted RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan's remarks that India is 'one-eyed king in the land of blind' saying compared to the rest of the world, the Indian economy was growing much faster and, in fact, the fastest.

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said good rainfall may lead GDP to 7.5%

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Arun Jaitley says higher rainfall forecast could mean faster growth

Arun Jaitley says higher rainfall forecast could mean faster growth

India may grow at a faster pace this year if the latest predictions of higher rainfall in the country this year hold up, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Wednesday.

IMF cuts eurozone growth forecast amid 'major' challenges

IMF cuts eurozone growth forecast amid 'major' challenges

The IMF cut its growth forecasts for the eurozone on Tuesday as the refugee crisis, terrorism and the threat of Britain choosing to exit the EU weighed on the outlook.

IMF cuts US growth outlook, warns of rising protectionism

IMF cuts US growth outlook, warns of rising protectionism

The IMF lowered its forecast for the US economy Tuesday and warned that the protectionist sentiments voiced in the US presidential election campaign were a threat to global growth.

Worried IMF cuts world growth forecast to 3.2%, warns over Brexit

Worried IMF cuts world growth forecast to 3.2%, warns over Brexit

The International Monetary Fund said Tuesday that the global economy faces wide-ranging threats from weak growth and rising protectionism, warning of possible "severe" damage should Britain quit the European Union.

IMF keeps gloomy Saudi Arabia growth outlook

IMF keeps gloomy Saudi Arabia growth outlook

The International Monetary Fund on Tuesday maintained its gloomy economic forecasts for Saudi Arabia due to low oil prices and lowered its expectations for the Middle East and North Africa overall.