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May 12, 2017
New series WPI, IIP released with base year 2011-12; April WPI at 3.85%, March IIP 2.7%The change in baseline for the IIP and WPI is expected to bring in more accuracy in mapping the level of economic activity and calculating other numbers like national accounts
May 12, 2017
April retail inflation seen easing to three-month lowConsumer prices, the RBI's main policy target, likely rose 3.49 percent in April, according to a Reuters poll of economists, compared with an increase of 3.81 percent in March.
Apr 17, 2017
March wholesale price inflation cools to 5.70% even as food prices heat upAccording to official data, food prices saw a sharp rise of 3.12 percent in March compared to 2.69 percent in the previous month
Apr 13, 2017
February IIP contracts 1.2%: Bad news shows demonetisation still a drag; good monsoon only hopeIn recent months, the Index of Industrial Production (IIP), has offered an inconsistent and perplexing trend with highly volatile and often contradicting numbers with the GDP figures
Apr 12, 2017
Retail inflation hits 5-month high of 3.81% in March; IIP dips 1.2% in FebruaryThe decline in the IIP in February is mainly on account of 2 percent contraction in manufacturing sector
Apr 06, 2017
RBI monetary policy: Urjit Patel’s continuing silence on demonetisation deposits is disturbingThis is the fifth month of demonetisation. Urjit Patel cannot give excuses any longer
Mar 15, 2017
Hardening inflation, Q3 GDP numbers show rate panel's stance in February was rightThe Q3 initial GDP estimates have come in favour of its policy stance, but when the final figures will come later and the widely expected impact on the informal sector, which constitutes 40-45 percent to GDP, gets reflected in the numbers, it is quite possible that we will see a drastically different growth picture.
Mar 15, 2017
Retail inflation soars to 3.65% on food prices: Why chances of RBI rate cut are dimCPI inflation is much lower than the last year's level of 5.3 percent.
Feb 13, 2017
Retail inflation slips 37-month low to 3.17% in JanuaryRetail inflation, measured in terms of Consumer Price Index (CPI), was at 3.41 percent in December.
Jan 13, 2017
Demonetisation effect: Retail inflation hits two-year low in DecAnnual retail food inflation eased to 1.37 percent last month from a revised 2.03 percent in November, helped by lower prices of vegetables and pulses.