Last Updated: Thursday, December 12, 2013, 22:30
Adverse base effect and weak manufacturing sector growth led to contraction in India's industrial production in October, say economists.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 13, 2013, 19:52
The Reserve Bank Wednesday said the 2 percent industrial growth in September is disappointing, but hoped that the economic situation would improve in the second half of the fiscal on the back of good monsoon and exports.
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 12, 2013, 23:01
Retail inflation rose to 10.09 percent in October due to higher food prices, while industrial output grew at a sluggish two percent in September, government data showed Tuesday, giving indication of continued woes in the Indian economy.
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 12, 2013, 22:53
Showing some signs of an upturn, industrial output rose 2 percent in September, while prices remained a cause of concern with retail inflation breaching the double-digit mark after a gap of seven months.
Last Updated: Tuesday, November 12, 2013, 18:11
After remaining flat in August, industrial production is showing signs of recovery as the output grew by two percent in September, mainly on account of better performance by power and mining sectors.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 12, 2013, 18:30
After contracting for two straight months, industrial production entered the positive zone in July, recording a growth of 2.6 percent on account of improved performance of manufacturing and power sectors.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 12, 2013, 17:41
Showing a small light of hope amidst a bleak Indian economy, the index of industrial production (IIP) for the month of July expanded by 2.6 percent, government data showed Thursday.
Last Updated: Monday, August 12, 2013, 17:58
Showing no signs of recovery of the Indian economy, the June industrial output contracted further by a disappointing 2.2 percent as manufacturing for the same month remained flat.
Last Updated: Friday, July 12, 2013, 20:37
In a clear signal that Indian economy is not out of woods, the key economic data released Friday revealed contraction in industrial production and exports coupled with near double digit retail inflation.
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 10, 2013, 18:29
Key macroeconomic data including GDP and IIP numbers will now be released after market hours, in an apparent bid by the government to prevent any knee-jerk reaction to such information.
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 12, 2013, 11:27
Showing signs of recovery in the Indian economy, industrial output in January grew by 2.4 percent compared to 1 percent in the same month last year.
Last Updated: Thursday, February 28, 2013, 18:22
The eight core sector industries grew by 3.9 percent in January this year, up from 2.2 percent in the same month in 2012.
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