India GDP growth

Direct cash through Aadhaar to save 0.5% of GDP for India: IMF

Integration of direct cash transfer with Aadhaar will take time but the scheme will help Indian government save 0.5 percent of the GDP, International Monetary Fund (IMF) said Monday.

Apr 29, 2013, 21:01 PM IST

India's growth story intact, corrective measures taken: Prez

Speaking at the annual Business Standard awards here, Mukherjee said growth rate of 5.9 percent and 6.4 percent have been projected for the years 2013 and 2014 respectively.

Mar 23, 2013, 21:11 PM IST

Care pegs FY14 GDP growth at 6%, credit pick-up at 18-19%

On the deposits front, it said the mobilisation will increase 17-18 percent next fiscal over the current one.

Mar 20, 2013, 21:53 PM IST

Indian economy to grow by 7-8% in next five years: Montek

Given the past track record, the Indian economy will grow in the range of 7-8 percent in the next four to five years, Planning Commission Deputy Chairman Montek Singh Ahluwalia said Monday.

Mar 11, 2013, 14:06 PM IST

Economy to bounce back to 8% growth rate by 2015-16: PM

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Friday exuded confidence that the economic slowdown will not continue and the country will bounce back to the growth rate of 7 to 8 percent in next two to three years.

Mar 08, 2013, 12:35 PM IST

India has all requirements to return to 8% growth: Montek

India's leading economic strategist also stressed that the pace of poverty reduction in the country was within the target set by the government.

Mar 07, 2013, 10:02 AM IST

6.5% growth in 2013-14 is reasonable: Montek

Pinning hope on government's resolve to get rid of impediments to growth, Planning Commission Deputy Chairman Montek Singh Ahluwalia Sunday said the 6.5 percent economic growth projection for next fiscal is reasonable.

Mar 03, 2013, 14:15 PM IST

Jan-Mar growth likely to remain weak: Experts

Having touched a decade's low of 4.5 percent in the last quarter, India's economic growth in the current quarter to March is also likely to remain weak, say experts.

Mar 03, 2013, 11:48 AM IST

GDP growth falls to 4.5% in Q3; lowest quarterly growth in 10 years

Hit by poor performance of farm, mining and manufacturing sector, economic growth in the October-December period of the current financial year slipped to 4.5 percent -- decade's lowest quarterly growth.

Feb 28, 2013, 22:48 PM IST

GDP figures to be announced Thursday evening

In an unusual move, the Central Statistical Organisation (CSO) will release the third quarter GDP data Thursday evening instead of morning, which is a regular practice.

Feb 27, 2013, 22:48 PM IST

S&P sees GDP inching up to 6.4% next fiscal

Global ratings major Standard & Poor's (S&P), which has threatened to downgrade the country's sovereign rating to junk, today said it sees economic growth improving to 6.4 percent next fiscal.

Feb 25, 2013, 19:17 PM IST

GDP to grow at 6.8% in FY14: CMIE

After facing headwinds for two consecutive years, the economy is set to grow at 6.8 percent next fiscal on reversal in deterring factors, says the economic think tank Centre for Monitoring Indian Economy (CMIE).

Feb 17, 2013, 14:34 PM IST

Economy to grow by 5.5% this fiscal: Chidambaram

Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Thursday exuded confidence that the economy would grow by 5.5 percent in the current financial year and improve to 6 percent in 2013-14.

Feb 14, 2013, 21:58 PM IST

Govt cuts GDP growth estimate for 2012-13 to 5%; lowest in 10 years

The government had last month revised downward the economic growth for fiscal 2011-12 to 6.2 percent from the earlier estimate of 6.5 percent.

Feb 07, 2013, 11:19 AM IST

'Coordination among major economies would redefine contours of global economy'

Vice President Hamid Ansari opined that in terms of economic growth, India weathered the global economic crises relatively well.

Jan 28, 2013, 11:28 AM IST

Indian economy to grow at 5.5 percent in 2012-13: Ansari

Addressing the partnership summit here, he said the adverse global economic situation has affected India's economic growth in the past few years.

Jan 28, 2013, 09:07 AM IST

Economic scenario likely to improve: Survey

India's economic situation is expected to change for better in the coming months, although the fiscal deficit target set by the government seems to be unachievable in the current scenario, a survey has said.

Jan 21, 2013, 21:31 PM IST

India's GDP to grow at 6.6% in FY'14: Barclays

India's economy is likely to grow at 6.6 percent in the next financial year (FY14) on the back of expected monetary easing by the Reserve Bank, coupled with possible policy initiatives by the Government, Barclays has said in a report.

Jan 10, 2013, 22:36 PM IST

Expect 8% growth in two-three years, says Montek

Expecting a better economic growth rate in the second half of current fiscal, Planning Commission Deputy Chairman Montek Singh Ahluwalia Thursday said GDP expansion is likely to improve to 8 percent in the next two to three years from below 6 percent at the moment.

Jan 10, 2013, 18:03 PM IST

Indian economy to grow at 6.7% in 2013-14: CRISIL

India's economic growth is expected to accelerate to 6.7 percent in 2013-14 from the projected rate of 5.5 percent in the current financial year on a revival in consumption, CRISIL said in a report Wednesday.

Jan 09, 2013, 14:20 PM IST