inclusive growth

Redirect fiscal policy towards resilient sustainable, inclusive growth: IMF urges govts

In a blog post, top IMF officials -- Vitor Gaspar, Director of Fiscal Affairs Department and Indian-American Gita Gopinath, Economic Counsellor and Director of the Research Department -- wrote that the coronavirus pandemic has already prompted an unprecedented fiscal policy response of close to USD 11 trillion worldwide.

Jul 10, 2020, 23:02 PM IST

'Reforms, inclusive growth India's focus areas at G20 summit'

India's focus at the G20 summit in China next month will be on global structural reforms to generate jobs, spur inclusive growth and discuss issues relating to the USD 100 billion climate financing committed by developed nations, the economic affairs secretary said Friday.


Aug 19, 2016, 15:44 PM IST

For inclusive growth, make India safe for its 'daughters': IMF chief

For an inclusive growth, India needs to give a level-playing field to women and make its 'daughters' feel safe, IMF Chief Christine Lagarde said Monday.

Mar 16, 2015, 19:40 PM IST

President flags off Budget Session, says inclusive growth top priority of NDA government

Describing the fundamental tenet of the fundamental tenet of the Narendra Modi-led government as "sabka saath, sabka vikaas" (all together for all-round development) President Pranab Mukherjee Monday said the latest estimates of India's gross domestic product (GDP) growth makes it the fastest growing large economy in the world, where inflation has fallen to a record low.

Feb 23, 2015, 23:35 PM IST

Budget Session: Watch President Pranab Mukherjee's full speech

Watch the full speech of President Pranab Mukherjee during the Parliament's Budget Session.

Feb 23, 2015, 14:10 PM IST

Focus on innovation to boost manufacturing sector: NMCC

NMCC was set up by the government to suggest ways to enhance competitiveness in the manufacturing sector of the country.

Jun 20, 2014, 13:42 PM IST

India needs multi-pronged approach to eradicate poverty: Report

A multi-pronged approach with focus on inclusive economic growth would help eradicate poverty, which is increasingly getting concentrated in a few geographical areas, says a research report.

Apr 04, 2014, 18:22 PM IST

Inclusive growth should be guiding objective of UNDP: India

India has stressed that eradication of poverty and inclusive growth should be the "singular guiding" objective of the activities of the UNDP particularly in the post-2015 development agenda.

Jan 29, 2014, 13:11 PM IST

66 years post-Independence, 59.4 percent rural Indians have no latrines

At a time when the government talks about inclusive growth, more than 66 years after Independence almost 60 percent of people staying in rural India do not have access to latrine facilities, official data released here Tuesday showed.

Dec 24, 2013, 19:30 PM IST

Rising malnutrition figures a wake-up call: President

Pranab Mukherjee on Monday said checking malnutrition alone can help the country achieve the target of sustained and inclusive growth.

Nov 19, 2012, 22:37 PM IST