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India's GDP growth in FY23 may exceed 7%: RBI governor Shaktikanta Das
In the Economic Survey document for 2022-23 released earlier this year, the forecast was that India may grow at 7 per cent.
Published on May 24, 2023 04:24 PM IST
Terms of Trade | A report suggests India needs a new political economy framework
The report predicts an $8-trillion Indian economy by 2032, but clearly states that this “will be hard work” to be achieved. What does this mean?
Published on May 12, 2023 07:43 PM IST
Amitabh Kant’s book launched by S Jaishankar
India’s G20 Sherpa, Amitabh Kant’s book Made in India: 75 Years of Business and Enterprise was launched by External Affairs Minister, S Jaishankar in the Capital on May 10.
Updated on May 12, 2023 06:55 PM IST
Number Theory: Karnataka’s skewed economic geography
Even though Karnataka is among the richest states in India, its wealth is not equally distributed geographically. These charts aim to describe this inequality
Updated on May 09, 2023 01:39 PM IST
India's per capita health spend highest in nearly 15 years: Health ministry data
India's real per capita health spending in 2019-20 was the highest since 2004-05, reaching ₹3,516.
Updated on Apr 26, 2023 05:14 AM IST
China’s new GDP figures may restore faith in its economy
After recent encouraging figures, doubts about this year’s recovery should, happily, go into recession.
Published on Apr 19, 2023 10:33 PM IST
Paint companies to log 10-12% growth in revenue this fiscal: Report
The report also said their near debt-free balance sheets will support credit risk profiles despite all major paint companies being on an aggressive capex spree.
Published on Apr 19, 2023 05:24 PM IST
PTI | | Posted by Yagya Sharma
Promote crop diversification, use of digital tools in agriculture: Minister urges G20 nations
India would be the largest producer of millets in the world in near future, says minister of state for civil aviation VK Singh while inaugurating the G20 meeting of agricultural chief scientists (MACS)in Varanasi
Updated on Apr 17, 2023 11:01 PM IST
Maruti plant to prove a game-change for Rohtak industry: Dushyant Chautala
Speaking at ‘Rohtak metal finishers and all Rohtak industrial association’ felicitation ceremony after chairing a grievance meeting here, Chautala said special attention is being laid by the government to promote industries.
Updated on Apr 15, 2023 11:42 PM IST
HT Correspondent, Rohtak
India eyes $900 bn target for exports after a record year
The number is not final and the process to fix a “realistic” target is on, with a focus on new export segments
Updated on Apr 15, 2023 12:01 AM IST
Tiger conservation: A multi-point agenda to bring all states up to par
To preserve India's biodiversity, prevent non-forest activity, disallow infra in protected areas, control forest fires, improve conviction rates for offences.
Updated on Apr 13, 2023 06:09 PM IST
Missing in India’s AI growth plan is private investment
The zeal to boost AI is welcome. But it is not sufficient. Our research indicates that the bottleneck for growing India’s AI capacity is private investment.
Updated on Apr 11, 2023 06:36 PM IST
To attract tourists, Himachal mulls introducing shikaras, houseboats
Himachal Tourism’s proposal to start cruise, houseboats and shikaras at the Maharana Pratap Sagar (Pong Dam) in Kangra district on the analogy of Kashmir’s Dal Lake might become a major tourist attraction in north India, says director, tourism, Amit Kashyap
Updated on Apr 11, 2023 12:34 AM IST
, ShimlaGaurav Bisht/Naresh K Thakur
Excerpt: Understanding the India China Border by Manoj Joshi
This edited extract from a new book on the border issue looks at what led to the Galwan clash
Updated on Apr 08, 2023 01:09 PM IST
Feel sad Budget was passed without discussion, says FM Sitharaman
The finance minister said the issues being raised were aimed at deflecting attention from India’s economic progress
Updated on Apr 05, 2023 07:13 AM IST
Number theory: The state of investment at the end of FY2022-23
One of the most remarkable things in the central government's spending in the last few years has been the rising share of capital expenditure in total spending.
Updated on Apr 05, 2023 11:32 AM IST
Fiscal deficit stands at 82.8% of full-year target in February: Govt data
In actual terms, the fiscal deficit or gap between the expenditure and revenue collection during April-February period stood at ₹14.53 lakh crore.
Published on Mar 31, 2023 07:25 PM IST
PTI | | Posted by Lingamgunta Nirmitha Rao
The roots of health bill row in Rajasthan
The new right to health bill has angered a section of health care providers backed by the Indian Medical Association.
Updated on Mar 30, 2023 07:47 PM IST
Lok Sabha approves ₹1.18 lakh crore budget for Jammu and Kashmir
The Lok Sabha on Tuesday passed the over ₹1.18 lakh crore budget for the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir for 2023-24 amid din with 35% capital expenditure at ₹41,491 crore to be spent on development and infrastructure.
Updated on Mar 22, 2023 03:40 AM IST
, New DelhiRajeev Jayaswal
China plans 7.2% defence spending rise this year, faster than GDP target: Report
The regime's outgoing premier, Li Keqiang, made the last "Government Work Report" during his tenure on March 5 during the meeting, in which this year's China's economic growth (GDP) target was set at about 5 per cent, lower than expected by the outside world.
Published on Mar 07, 2023 07:49 AM IST
China 2022 GDP was below 3%. How this could affect the world: Report
China economy: China's GDP growth was also slightly lower than forecasts published by the IMF in October 2022.
Published on Jan 27, 2023 09:25 AM IST
ANI | | Posted by Shobhit Gupta
Surveys suggest possible uptick in global economy in coming week
Purchasing manager indexes for both the US and the euro zone are anticipated by economists to tick higher. The International Monetary Fund may even soon raise its outlook for the year, its chief hinted on Friday.
Published on Jan 22, 2023 09:39 AM IST
US economy grew 3.2% in Q3, an upgrade from earlier estimate
The rise in gross domestic product — the economy's output in goods and services — marked a return to growth after consecutive drops in the January-March and April-June periods.
Published on Dec 22, 2022 07:29 PM IST
Cabinet clears bill for reform in policies governing cooperatives
India has nearly 900,000 such cooperatives, the most in the world, which account for nearly 20% of the country’s gross domestic product (GDP).
Updated on Oct 13, 2022 04:51 AM IST
Zia Haq, New Delhi
Thailand's international tourism jump to power GDP growth to 5-year high in 2023
Thailand, the tourism-reliant nation, has eased Covid-19 travel curbs, waived visa requirements and relaxed business restrictions to lure international travellers as soaring inflation has derailed the recovery in domestic consumption and investments
Updated on Aug 02, 2022 04:03 PM IST
Bloomberg | | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz
Fiscal deficit improves to 6.7% of GDP on higher tax receipts
The better-than-expected deficit will reduce the extent of fiscal roll back required in the current fiscal year compared to the last. The budget estimate for fiscal deficit in 2022-23 is 6.4%.
Published on Jun 01, 2022 06:36 AM IST
Roshan KishoreRajeev Jayaswal, New Delhi
India’s GDP growth better than expected
The data show that the GDP in 2021-22 has crossed pre-pandemic levels on better performance by various sectors such as manufacturing and construction.
Published on May 31, 2022 09:46 PM IST
Shishir Gupta, New Delhi
China sets GDP target at 5.5%, ups defence budget to 1.45 trillion yuan
While the GDP figure is China's lowest goal in decades, the country's official defence outlay has crossed the $200 billion mark for the second time, the first being in 2021.
Published on Mar 06, 2022 04:47 AM IST
, BeijingSutirtho Patranobis
Bracing for crude oil above $100 in a demand deficient economy
Brent crude prices – it is the international benchmark for crude oil prices in the world – breached the $87 level on January 18, touching the highest point since 2014.
Updated on Jan 20, 2022 06:05 AM IST
Roshan Kishore, New Delhi
19 of 22 economic indicators at levels higher than during pre-Covid times: Govt
Among these 19 High Frequency Indicators (HFIs), the improvement in some is at way more than 100 per cent, officials said.
Published on Dec 07, 2021 10:20 AM IST
hindustantimes.com, New Delhi