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'GDP to fall by up to 1 percentage points post demonetisation, follow-up reforms key'

'GDP to fall by up to 1 percentage points post demonetisation, follow-up reforms key'

 India's economic growth is expected to fall by up to 1 percentage points over the next 12 months in the wake of demonetisation, while longer-term gains will depend on follow-up reforms, says an HSBC report.

PM Narendra Modi says India aims to be world's most open economy

PM Narendra Modi says India aims to be world's most open economy

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today invited Japanese investments, saying India has a huge and substantial need for finances and his government was pursuing reform policies to make the country the world's "most open" economy.

Indian economy to grow at 7.8% in 2016-17: Survey

Indian economy to grow at 7.8% in 2016-17: Survey

India's economy is likely to expand 7.8 percent during the current financial year on the back of good monsoons, said economists polled by Ficci.

'Economic growth likely to decelerate in Q1 FY17'

'Economic growth likely to decelerate in Q1 FY17'

 Economic growth in the first quarter of the current fiscal may have decelerated and is unlikely to pick up for rest of the year due to slowing private capex and restricted bank credit, a report said.

Indian economy estimated to grow at 7.6%; low fuel prices, reforms key growth drivers: FM

Indian economy estimated to grow at 7.6%; low fuel prices, reforms key growth drivers: FM

Indian economy is estimated to register 7.6% growth in 2015-16, despite contraction of global exports and two years of shortfall in monsoon, said the Finance Minister Aruin Jaitely on Friday.

'Good monsoon, consumer spending to see India GDP grow at 7.4% in FY17'

'Good monsoon, consumer spending to see India GDP grow at 7.4% in FY17'

The Indian economy is expected to clock a GDP growth of 7.4 percent this fiscal largely driven by the lagged impact of a good monsoon and increased consumer spending, supported by pay commission awards, a Standard Chartered report said.

'India to clock nearly 8% GDP growth in 2016-17'

'India to clock nearly 8% GDP growth in 2016-17'

 India's economy is likely to clock nearly 8 percent growth in the current fiscal on the back of robust private consumption, which has benefited from lower energy prices and higher real incomes, according to PHD Chamber of Commerce.

India business sentiment falls in March: Survey

India business sentiment falls in March: Survey

Indian business sentiment fell for the first time in three months in March as companies faced lower demand amid rising input prices adding to expectations of an interest rate cut by the Reserve Bank, says a survey.

'Indian economy to grow 7.7% in 2016-17'

'Indian economy to grow 7.7% in 2016-17'

Rating agency ICRA on Monday projected Indian economic growth to improve to 7.7 percent in next fiscal, led by domestic consumption demand on the back of implementation of 7th Pay Commission and OROP recommendations.

'Indian economy to grow 7.7% in 2016-17'

'Indian economy to grow 7.7% in 2016-17'

Rating agency ICRA on Monday projected Indian economic growth to improve to 7.7 percent in next fiscal, led by domestic consumption demand on the back of implementation of 7th Pay Commission and OROP recommendations.

'Pushing GDP over fiscal discipline to be counter-productive'

'Pushing GDP over fiscal discipline to be counter-productive'

 The government's likely approach of giving priority to growth numbers at the expense of fiscal consolidation could prove "counter-productive", says HSBC.

Indian economic recovery losing steam: Nomura

Indian economic recovery losing steam: Nomura

 India's economic recovery is losing some steam and there is a likelihood of slowdown in the growth momentum, says Japanese financial services firm Nomura.

India GDP for second quarter 2015-16 grows at 7.4%; manufacturing spikes 9.3%

India GDP for second quarter 2015-16 grows at 7.4%; manufacturing spikes 9.3%

India's GDP for the second quarter of 2015-16 is 7.4%, slightly more than 7.1% growth observed in the first quarter.

India to grow faster than 7.5% in coming years: PM

India to grow faster than 7.5% in coming years: PM

In Malaysia, Prime Minister Narendra Modi projected India as a bright spot amid global slowdown, and said Indian economy is set to grow faster than 7.5% in the coming years.

4G will revolutionise telecom sector, help growth: Prasad

Communications and IT Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Saturday said fourth generation (4G) technology will be the next revolution in the telecom sector with a lot of potential for India`s economic growth.

'Foreign Trade Policy after Budget'

Exporters have already raised concerns over the delay in announcement of the FTP. Ten months of the current fiscal are already over.

India to revise GDP measurement next year, economy may be larger

India will soon revise the way it measures gross domestic product to reflect under-represented and informal economic sectors, two government sources said, in an initiative that is expected to show the economy is larger than previously thought.

5.7% Q1 growth has generated huge positive sentiment: Modi

Encouraged by economic growth of 5.7 percent in the first quarter, 2014-15, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said it has generated a "huge positive sentiment" while exhorting Japanese businessmen to invest in India.

Economy to grow much faster in coming quarter: Jaitley

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday said that the economy is expected to grow much faster in the coming quarters than the growth of 5.7 percent in gross domestic product (GDP) achieved during the first quarter of the current fiscal.

Sectors displaying negative growth rise in Q3: Survey

The survey found that industrial activity in the October- December 2013 quarter remained subdued and grim, treading along the growth path of the previous quarter.