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Government revises GDP growth rate to 7.2% for 2017-18 from 6.7% estimated earlier

 The CSO in its advance estimate had pegged the GDP growth rate for 2018-19 at 7.2 per cent.

Jan 31, 2019, 18:12 PM IST

Narendra Modi govt undermining democratic values, failed on all counts: Manmohan Singh

Singh highlighted that demonetisation and hasty implementation of the GST have badly hurt enterprises.

Sep 07, 2018, 22:09 PM IST

Except SBI, rest state-run banks should be privatised, says Arvind Panagariya

The former NITI Aayog vice-chairman also said that political parties should mention privatisation of PSBs in their 2019 general election manifesto.

Mar 25, 2018, 18:05 PM IST

India growth story credible; GDP to grow at 7.3% in FY19: World Bank

The Washington-based multi-lateral funding agency said the country would have to boost private investments and exports if it wanted to sustain higher rates of growth.

Mar 15, 2018, 06:37 AM IST

India regains world's fastest-growing major economy status, GDP picks up to 7.2%

Reuters reported that its analysts had forecast an annual growth of 6.9 per cent in the October-December quarter.

Feb 28, 2018, 18:08 PM IST

GDP to grow at 7.1% in 2018-19: India Ratings

Credit-rating body India Ratings has estimated that the GDP will grow in 2018-19 at 7.1% .

Jan 19, 2018, 09:35 AM IST

Manmohan's GDP prediction post notes-ban has come true: Jaipal

"He (Singh) spoke in Parliament only for six minutes where he said there will be a decline of one or two per cent in the national production rate,” Jaipal said.

Jun 03, 2017, 19:56 PM IST

India can achieve 10% GDP growth by FY20: CII

India can achieve a gross domestic product (GDP) growth of 10 percent by fiscal year 2019-20 on the back of tremendous opportunities available in the economy, Confederation of Indian Industry said on Wednesday.

May 04, 2017, 17:50 PM IST

FMCG industry likely to grow by over 15% in 2-3 years

The fast moving consumer goods industry, that witnessed a slowdown for the past three years, has a potential to grow by more than 15 per cent over the next 2-3 years if players in the sector focus on improving brand penetration, a recent study revealed.

Mar 08, 2017, 16:43 PM IST

India all set to be $10 trillion economy by 2032: Amitabh Kant

Niti Aayog Chief Executive Officer Amitabh Kant said that the country has potential to become a $10 trillion economy by 2032. He also said that Indian economy will also grow at rate of 10 percent by 2031

Apr 21, 2016, 20:44 PM IST

Parl panel questions new GDP data

Questioning the credibility of new GDP figures, a Parliamentary panel on Friday said it is not convinced about the figures which are showing a sudden jump in the growth rate of economy.

Apr 24, 2015, 20:49 PM IST

NCAER lowers India FY'14 growth forecast to 4.7-4.9%

Earlier in November 2013, NCAER had lowered the growth projection to 4.8-5.3 percent for 2013-14.

Feb 06, 2014, 19:35 PM IST

Dream big, Start small: Sanjeev Bikhchandani

Speaking on Zee Media`s Bharat Bhagya Vidhata’s ‘Yuva Mange More’ show, the founder of, Sanjeev Bikhchandani says poor economic growth rate has negatively impacted the job creation process. Bikhchandani pushes youth to embrace entrepreneurship as a way of life. The lure of fixed income needs to be shunned to harness the latent spirit of entrepreneurship in the country.

Oct 01, 2013, 21:21 PM IST

Mild recovery in GDP growth to 5.4% in 2013: Barclays

Growth recovery in India is likely to be "slow" and the country is expected to clock a GDP growth rate of 5.4 percent in 2013, says global brokerage firm Barclays.

Jun 23, 2013, 11:59 AM IST