IIP proposes packaging solution for safer mid-day meal scheme

Indian Institute of Packaging (IIP) is exploring the possibility of lending its expertise to the implementation of the mid-day meal scheme in country to ensure that quality food is served to children.

BJP worried over fall in IIP, for debate in Parl

The BJP said the fall in industrial production shows that country`s economic scenario is grim and wanted a discussion on the issue in Parliament.

India March industrial output up 13.5%

India`s industrial output grew 13.5 percent on year in March, according to government data issued Wednesday.

DBS ups India`s FY10 growth forecast to 6.8%

The Indian economy may grow at 6.8 percent in 2009/10, higher than an earlier forecast of 6.5 percent, driven by strong manufacturing growth, DBS said in a note on Monday.

Industry grows by robust 11.7% in Nov, fastest in 2 yrs

Industrial growth has gathered pace as factory production rose by 11.7 per cent in November 2009, fuelled by stimulus-backed demand for manufactured goods, particularly consumer goods.

Industry growth accelerates, RBI action seen

India`s November industrial output grew at its fastest pace in two years, which analysts say will strengthen the case for the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to tighten monetary stance to temper inflationary expectations.

Industrial growth at 10.3% year after credit crisis

A year since this century`s worst
financial crisis choked industrial activity, India`s factory
production expanded by 10.3 percent in October fuelling hopes
that it would power the economy ahead.

Industry to maintain double digit growth: Montek

Attributing the double digit industrial growth rate to stimulus packages, the Planning Commission on Friday said the growth momentum would be maintained in the coming months.

Recovery coming: Industrial growth up 9.1% in Sept

Hopes of economic recovery were
reinforced by a smart growth in industrial production, which
accelerated 9.1 percent in September against six percent a
year ago.

Coal, Power push Infra growth to 4% in Sept

Growth in core infrastructure
sector dropped to 4 percent in September, govt data showed.

Govt to come out with new IIP series soon

In order to give an accurate
picture of industrial production in the country, the
govt will soon come out with a new series of data on
factory output.

Sensex surges on IIP growth, closes at 17,027

Buoyed by industrial growth figure beating all street projections and hopes of Ambani brothers patching up helped the BSE benchmark Sensex on Monday surged over 384 points to reclaim the 17,000-point peak.

Industrial growth at 6.8% in July signals recovery

Factory productions expanded at a greater pace for the second month in a row growing by 6.8 percent in July against 6.4 percent a year ago, signalling an industrial recovery.