Indian economic reforms

Jaitley underlines need to lower cost of business to up growth

To revive the investment cycle and boost growth, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today underlined the need to reduce the cost of doing business and improve the country's business climate.

Jun 07, 2014, 19:28 PM IST

India unable to make realistic economic choices: China

India`s domestic issues are stopping it from making realistic economic choices, according to a leading Chinese daily.

Oct 29, 2013, 18:51 PM IST

FM for more reforms, lists ten steps to boost faltering growth

Finance Minister P Chidambaram listed ten steps including promoting of manufacturing sector and exports to boost faltering growth, which needs to be raised to its potential rate of 8 percent.

Aug 27, 2013, 19:49 PM IST

Winter Session of Parl will decide direction of future reforms: Nomura

The Winter Session of Parliament, beginning on Thursday, will be a key gauge of the way some recently announced economic reforms are to be implemented and would decide the direction of future reform process, global investment banking Nomura said on Wednesday.

Nov 21, 2012, 16:09 PM IST

Economic situation is difficult, need more reforms: FM

"I am not deterred, I am not surprised (to opposition to reforms) ... Only way forward is reform. Yes, we can discuss what reforms are necessary, what are unnecessary. What reforms are priority and what reforms are not," he said.

Oct 23, 2012, 21:49 PM IST

India's policy reforms will attract more investments: GE

International corporations will increase investment in India following New Delhi's policy reforms announcement last week, Vice Chairman of General Electric Co said John Rice said Monday.

Sep 24, 2012, 22:11 PM IST

US welcomes economic reforms in India: Envoy

The economic reforms have been widely welcomed in the US, Powell said here.

Sep 18, 2012, 09:58 AM IST

India's top business leaders say more economic reforms likely

Some of India's top business leaders believe that besides recent FDI announcements, bolder economic reforms will be rolled out in the next six months by the P Chidambaram-led new team in the Finance Ministry.

Sep 18, 2012, 09:49 AM IST

S&P hails reform steps by government

Global ratings agency Standard & Poor's, which had in June threatened to downgrade India's sovereign ratings to junk status, on Monday welcomed the rash of big-ticket reform measures by the Government over the weekend, saying the steps would serve as a medium-to-long term positive for the macroeconomic conditions.

Sep 17, 2012, 17:03 PM IST

CII to help bridge govt, opposition gaps on reforms: Godrej

Amidst an impression of reforms slowing down, CII President Adi Godrej Sunday said his chamber will work with the government, opposition and the states for speedy implementation of key measures like GST and FDI in retail to revive growth.

Apr 22, 2012, 13:21 PM IST