Economy

Surging India virus cases may derail recovery but ratings outlook stable: S&P

The rating agency, however, said the second wave should not hit the economy as hard as the first wave did in the April-June quarter of the 2020/21.

May 07, 2021, 17:11 PM IST

Australian government to spend $1.3 billion to increase women participation at workplace

As the coronavirus pandemic hit the world's economy very hard making millions of people jobless, mainly women, the Australian government came up with a booster of 1.3 billion dollars to enhance the participation of women in the workplace.

May 02, 2021, 09:04 AM IST

Bank credit grows 5.33%; deposits rise 10.94%

However, the year-on-year growth rate has fallen in the first month of the new financial year (i.E., April 2021) for the first time in five years, reflecting subdued credit demand amid the rising second wave of the pandemic, the report said.

Apr 26, 2021, 20:34 PM IST

India's exports surge by 297% in first week of April

The US and China accounted for most of the rise in exports during the seven-day period. The imports included petroleum crude and products and electronic goods. UAE and China accounted for a large part of the increase in imports. The data showed that some of the increase was offset by the decrease in imports of silver, fertilizers, crude, and newsprint.

Apr 09, 2021, 23:53 PM IST

From April 1, cars, bikes, ACs and utlities to become more expensive

From April 1, 2021, cars and bikes are going to be costlier as the companies will increase the prices of vehicles. Similarly, buying a TV, AC or refrigerator is also going to be pricey with an increase of Rs 3,000 to Rs 4,000. The AC and refrigerator’s price will rise due to the increase in manufacturing costs. 

Mar 26, 2021, 17:45 PM IST

Video: Good news about the economy

The Indian economy seems to be holding back momentum, leaving behind the recession. Check out the video for more information.

Feb 27, 2021, 14:12 PM IST

Your travelling can help boost the economy!

For some, travel is a source of happiness and for some, it’s a break from their otherwise monotonous life. Whatever your reason might be, we should travel as much as possible because of the contribution it does to our overall personality development.

Feb 24, 2021, 19:53 PM IST

These tricks can increase car's mileage without overspending on petrol, read inside

Petrol prices in cities have been rising at a shocking rate, almost reaching Rs 100 per liter. This can pose as a huge financial burden for people who drive long distances for work. These tips will not only help you maximise your car’s mileage and efficiency but also help ensure their superior performance.

Jan 31, 2021, 15:26 PM IST

Economic confidence visible in India: EAM S Jaishankar tells Indian community in Qatar

Notably, Qatar hosts more than 7 lakh Indians with bilateral trade at $10.95 billion in FY 2019-20. 

Dec 28, 2020, 17:42 PM IST

Zee News Economy Edition : V Shape correction in Indian economy

V Shape correction is seen in Indian economy but what exactly is V shape correction?

Dec 02, 2020, 15:08 PM IST

Deshhit Exclusive Economy Edition : V shape in economy gives signs of good recovery

Watch this super exclusive edition on Economy.

Dec 01, 2020, 21:50 PM IST

Over 1 lakh posts vacant in armed forces like CrPF, BSF: Centre

The vacancies on these posts have occurred mostly due to retirement, resignation and deaths, the government said.

Sep 21, 2020, 12:37 PM IST

India extends USD 250 million loan 'without conditions' to Maldives to overcome COVID-19 economic impact

The Indian mission in the Maldives said in a statement, "The budgetary support of USD 250 million is extended without conditions."

Sep 20, 2020, 17:20 PM IST

Amazon to hire 1 lakh people across US, Canada to keep up with online shopping surge

The Seattle company reported record profit and revenue between April and June as more people turned to it during the pandemic to buy groceries and supplies.

Sep 14, 2020, 18:09 PM IST

Typhoons blow North Koreas economic plans further off course

After surveying the typhoon damage suffered by his impoverished country, North Korean leader Kim Jong Un told party loyalists they would have to rethink plans for an economy already hobbled by sanctions and more recently coronavirus restrictions.

Sep 09, 2020, 13:58 PM IST

DNA: How will plunging GDP impact your job?

In this segment of DNA we will analyse, how will plunging GDP impact your job?

Sep 01, 2020, 00:48 AM IST

Chinese President Xi Jingping warns 'period of turbulent change' as external risks rise

Chinese President Xi Jinping warned that the world`s second-biggest economy is facing a period of `turbulent change` and that rising external markets risk required policymakers to increasingly rely on domestic demand to spur growth.

Aug 25, 2020, 13:49 PM IST

IndiGo to deepen pay cuts for senior employees, pilots by 25-30 per cent

IndiGo on Monday (July 27) said it is implementing deeper pay cuts of up to 35 per cent for its senior employees in order to reduce its cash outflow amid the coronavirus pandemic. 

Jul 27, 2020, 20:07 PM IST

Government, Company management, labour force should work in unison to boost economy: Trade unions

Seeking concrete measures to increase the purchasing power of workers, the national president of the Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh (BMS), CK Saji Narayanan, said it will boost economic activities and facilitate growth in the country.

Jun 28, 2020, 14:20 PM IST

DNA: DNA test of India’s economy during the Covid-19 era

In this segment of DNA, we will do the DNA test of India’s economy during the Covid-19 era.

May 29, 2020, 23:48 PM IST