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India's industrial production falls to minus 1.1 per cent in August, electricity generation slips to minus 0.9%

Index of Industrial Production (IIP) had expanded by 4.8 per cent in August 2018.

Oct 11, 2019, 18:30 PM IST

5W1H: Watch top news with research and latest updates, 14th September, 2019

'5W1H' is a special segment by Zee News which brings to you news with the research and latest updates. Watch this video to know more.

Sep 14, 2019, 16:54 PM IST

5W1H: Govt to contribute Rs 10,000 crore to complete construction of unfinished housing projects

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday said that the Indian economy is in good shape and there are clear signs of revival with robust FDI inflows and high forex reserves. Watch this video to know more.

Sep 14, 2019, 16:32 PM IST

India aims to build $5 trillion economy by 2024: PM Modi

Modi's remarks came at the 5th Eastern Economic Forum (EEF) where he was invited as a chief guest by Russian President Vladimir Putin.

Sep 05, 2019, 17:59 PM IST

Crisil cuts India's FY 2020 GDP growth forecast to 6.3%

Just a week back, a plunge in domestic private consumption demand, slump in manufacturing, halving of merchandise exports growth, and a high-base effect from last year gnawed away at first-quarter growth which came in at 5 per cent.

Sep 05, 2019, 12:37 PM IST

Merger of 10 Public Sector banks, governance reforms may improve performance of PSBs: Ind-Ra

The rating agency said that though the proposed amalgamations may face hiccups in short term, the governance reforms are a step in the right direction to improve the overall functioning of PSBs.

Sep 04, 2019, 14:35 PM IST

'Benefits of PSB mergers likely over medium-to-long term'

Centrum Broking Research's report said that the consolidated banks will likely see an improvement in economies of scale and efficiency of operations over the medium-long term.

Sep 04, 2019, 10:57 AM IST

India is in the midst of prolonged slowdown due to Modi govt's all-round mismanagement: Manmohan Singh

Former prime minister Manmohan Singh said that our economy has not yet recovered from the man-made blunders of demonetisation and a hastily implemented GST.

Sep 01, 2019, 11:11 AM IST

India's 2019-20 Q1 GDP growth slows down to 5%, lowest in 7 years

The first quarter estimates are based on agricultural production during Rabi season of 2018-19, government said.

Aug 30, 2019, 17:45 PM IST

FM Sitharaman announces merger of PNB, OBC, United Bank to make India's 2nd largest PSB

Her press conference comes just a little ahead of the release of India's latest Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth numbers.

Aug 30, 2019, 16:35 PM IST

RBI releases annual report FY2019, says reviving consumption, private investment top priority

The RBI expressed concerns that India’s external sector outlook is vulnerable to downside risks from global developments.

Aug 29, 2019, 18:12 PM IST

Indian economy to recover mildly from economic slowdown by March 2020: Goldman Sachs

Goldman Sachs further said it expects a moderate pick-up in economic activity.

Aug 28, 2019, 15:23 PM IST

Big decision to speed up the economy, RBI will give 1,76,000 crores to the govt

Big decision to speed up the economy, RBI will give 1,76,000 crores to the govt. This money will be helpful for different schemes for development of Nation. Watch this video to know more.

Aug 27, 2019, 07:54 AM IST

RBI to transfer 1.76 trillion rupees to government as dividend in FY19/20

The government will get 1.48 trillion rupees ($20.70 billion) from the Reserve Bank of India in the financial year ending in March 2020, more than 64% against the budgeted target of 900 billion rupees.

Aug 26, 2019, 21:43 PM IST

Key announcements by FM Nirmala Sitharaman on Indian economy, FPIs, GST and Automobile

Addressing a press conference along with top finance ministry officials at National Media Centre in New Delhi, Sitharaman made a slew of announcements regarding the state of economy FPIs, GST , NBFCs and Automobile sector.

Aug 23, 2019, 18:35 PM IST

Need to be careful and not get swayed by anecdotes on slowdown, says CEA K Subramanian

Speaking at the 13th Edition of Mindmine Summit 2019 in New Delhi, Subramanian said, India needs to focus simply on Investment emphasising that reforms should be focussed on encouraging investments by private players.

Aug 22, 2019, 14:34 PM IST

Economy slowdown not to impact smartphones in India: Xiaomi

The India smartphone market saw its highest-ever shipment of 36.9 million in the second quarter (Q2) of 2019 -- with 9.9 per cent year-on-year (YoY) and 14.8 per cent quarter-on-quarter (QoQ) growth, according to the International Data Corporation (IDC).

Aug 22, 2019, 11:43 AM IST

India's growth may slow down further to 5.7% in Q1: Nomura

It attributed the slowdown to the ongoing crisis in shadow banks, which were funding the consumption drive before liquidity crisis hit them hard last September, as well as weakening global growth and the resultant demand slump.

Aug 21, 2019, 16:58 PM IST

Slowdown slayer: PSBs to suggest steps to boost economy

At present, a culmination of factors such as high GST rates, natural calamities, subdued farm produce prices, stagnant income levels and low job generation have led to the slowdown.

Aug 21, 2019, 11:56 AM IST

Industry leaders to meet FM Nirmala Sitharaman, press for Rs 1 lakh crore stimulus package: Sources

Business leaders meeting the finance minister include Uday Kotak, TV Narendran, Sandip Somani, BK Goenka, Sajan Jindal, Sunil Mathur, Anil khaitan, Sanjiv Puri, Rishab Premji, Sangeeta Reddy, Dilip Sanghvi and Ajay Piramal.

Aug 08, 2019, 11:53 AM IST