india-'s-economic-growth - Latest News on india-'s-economic-growth | Read Breaking News on Zee News

UK lauds India's efforts to reduce poverty, stress on growth

Last Updated: Friday, July 18, 2014, 11:08

The British government has appreciated India's fast movement towards reduction of poverty with "inclusiveness" and said Prime Minister Narendra Modi's stress on investment in growth and infrastructure was "encouraging".

India needs multi-pronged approach to eradicate poverty: Report

Last Updated: Friday, April 04, 2014, 18:22

A multi-pronged approach with focus on inclusive economic growth would help eradicate poverty, which is increasingly getting concentrated in a few geographical areas, says a research report.

Economy more stable today; new bank licences in a few weeks

Last Updated: Friday, March 07, 2014, 13:46

Seeking to paint a rosy picture, Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Friday said the fiscal and current account deficits are under control and the economy is more stable than it was 18 months ago.

Economic growth falls to 4.7%; dashes revival hope

Last Updated: Saturday, March 01, 2014, 00:43

This is the fifth consecutive quarters of below five percent growth in the Indian economy. The economic growth had slumped to 4.4 percent in the first quarter of the fiscal and then revived to 4.8 percent in July-September period.

RBI must abide by government focus on growth: FM

Last Updated: Tuesday, February 18, 2014, 15:48

The finance minister chided the central bank on Tuesday over its focus on fighting inflation, saying the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) also needed to abide by the government policy to promote economic growth.

A rate cut at this point is wishful thinking: Rajan

Last Updated: Thursday, January 30, 2014, 20:38

Rajan said there is no trade off between inflation and growth and added that unless prices come under control it would not be possible for banks to reduce interest rates.

Accord precedence to growth over inflation: India Inc to RBI

Last Updated: Tuesday, January 28, 2014, 14:10

The RBI should take cognisance of the faltering investment and consumption demand which is preventing the economy from realising its growth potential, the chamber said.

India 7th most economically confident country globally: Ipsos

Last Updated: Friday, December 06, 2013, 17:16

Buoyed by healthy farm output and narrowing current account deficit, India is the seventh most economically confident country in the world, a study by global research firm Ipsos has said.

RBI adopted balanced approach in policy review, says Montek

Last Updated: Friday, September 20, 2013, 16:38

Planning Commission Deputy Chairman Montek Singh Ahluwalia on Friday said that the RBI's mid-term monetary policy statement reflects "balanced" approach to deal with "worrisome" inflation and slacking growth.

Macquarie lowers India's FY14 GDP growth forecast to 5.3%

Last Updated: Thursday, July 18, 2013, 12:16

Global financial services firm Macquarie Thursday lowered India's growth forecast for this fiscal to 5.3 percent from 6.2 percent estimated earlier citing significant capital outflows and rupee depreciation.

RBI must understand its mandate in a broader sense: FM

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 02, 2013, 16:04

In a veiled message to the Reserve Bank, Finance Minister P Chidambaram has hinted that it should not focus solely on containing inflation but also look at the larger mandate of growth and creation of jobs.

India should do more to build investor confidence: DBS chief

Last Updated: Friday, May 10, 2013, 14:56

India needs to work more towards building investor confidence to attract investment for its massive infrastructure development and boost economic growth, Singapore's DBS Bank Chief Executive Officer Piyush Gupta said on Friday.