India growth story

Time for India to boost per capita income: Experts

Time for India to boost per capita income: Experts

A week after Moody's Investors Service upgraded India's sovereign rating, S&P kept its India ratings unchanged at the lowest investment grade of 'BBB-minus' citing sizable fiscal deficits, a high net general government debt burden and low per capita income.

Nov 26, 2017, 16:30 PM IST
Once 'fragile' India gets thumbs up even as rates set to fall

Once 'fragile' India gets thumbs up even as rates set to fall

India no longer resembles the "Fragile Five" country of 2013, when the RBI was forced to raise rates by 75 basis points to arrest foreign investment outflows.

Jul 28, 2017, 09:10 AM IST
World Bank optimistic on India, predicts this year economic growth at 7.2%

World Bank optimistic on India, predicts this year economic growth at 7.2%

India’s economic momentum is expected to pick up speed from 6.8 percent in 2016 to 7.2 percent by 2017 after a modest setback due to weaker than expected investments and the effects of the withdrawal of large denomination bank notes.

Apr 17, 2017, 09:34 AM IST
India obvious candidate to drive global growth: HSBC

India obvious candidate to drive global growth: HSBC

India is the "obvious candidate" to push global growth amid a lingering slowdown but it will need sustained GDP expansion to reach, by the middle of next decade, the share of world GDP that China had at the height of its boom in 2005, says an HSBC report.

Jun 10, 2016, 16:50 PM IST
India no longer ridiculed for ''Hindu rate of growth'': Jaitley

India no longer ridiculed for ''Hindu rate of growth'': Jaitley

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday said the world no longer ridicules India about its "Hindu rate of growth", and now continuing with its reform path, the country is likely "to write a new chapter in history".

Mar 18, 2016, 22:51 PM IST

Jaitley, others pitch India story before global investors

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, along with other senior ministers, today pitched India growth story before 21 large global investors with USD 11 trillion of investible assets -- including sovereign wealth funds of many countries -- and invited them to invest in the country.

Feb 03, 2015, 21:38 PM IST

`Treat investors as stakeholders in India's growth`

The economic upswing in the US will bring in fresh opportunities for India.

May 13, 2014, 16:18 PM IST

Corruption, indecision hurting India`s growth: Sam Pitroda

Sam Pitroda said that corruption and indecision were affecting the growth story of India.

Aug 22, 2013, 22:31 PM IST

India assures investors of friendly, transparent policy regime

India on Wednesday assured global investors that the country's growth story is intact and they can look forward to a stable and transparent policy regime.

Jan 23, 2013, 20:50 PM IST

India growth story not over yet: Yashwant Sinha

BJP leader and former Finance Minister Yashwant Sinha Wednesday said India's growth story is "not yet over" but alleged "policy paralysis" in the government was not helping the economy grow.

Aug 30, 2012, 00:10 AM IST