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UBS cuts India GDP growth forecast to 5.1% for FY21 on fears around coronavirus outbreak, weak domestic credit growth
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UBS cuts India GDP growth forecast to 5.1% for FY21 on fears around coronavirus outbreak, weak domestic credit growth

The GDP growth is set to slip to a decadal low of 5 percent for FY20 as per official estimates and hopes of a revival are being pinned on the next fiscal

Tata Motors Q2 net loss at Rs 188 cr on dip in demand for company's vehicles in domestic market; JLR returns to profitability
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Tata Motors Q2 net loss at Rs 188 cr on dip in demand for company's vehicles in domestic market; JLR returns to profitability

On standalone basis, Tata Motors said its net loss for the quarter was at Rs 1,281.97 crore as against a profit of Rs 109.14 crore in the year-ago period.

With consumer confidence at six-year low, government has few excuses left not to go in for a personal tax cut
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With consumer confidence at six-year low, government has few excuses left not to go in for a personal tax cut

Consumer confidence trend has been assessed through the current situation index (CSI) and the future expectations index (FEI)—both recorded a decline in September.

Consumer confidence dips to 6-year low in September, reveals RBI survey; people less confident about income, jobs
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Consumer confidence dips to 6-year low in September, reveals RBI survey; people less confident about income, jobs

Both the current situation index and the future expectations index recorded declines, the RBI said in its consumer sentiment survey report

Oil drops as volatile markets, supply surge unsettle investors; US crude production at record high in 2018
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Oil drops as volatile markets, supply surge unsettle investors; US crude production at record high in 2018

The slowdown in China and turmoil in stock and currency markets is making investors nervous, including in oil markets.

Indian consumer sentiment moderates in August after interest rate hike: Report
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Indian consumer sentiment moderates in August after interest rate hike: Report

Consumer sentiment in India moderated in August, as rise in interest rates, appears to have dented optimism in the housing market and also had a negative impact on personal finances, says a report.

Indian consumer sentiment hit record high in July as respondents were bullish about future prospects: Report
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Indian consumer sentiment hit record high in July as respondents were bullish about future prospects: Report

The GICI (Genesis India Consumer Indicator) - a monthly indicator tracking consumer sentiment pan India across personal finances, business conditions and buying conditions - rose to 62.44 in July from 60.00 in June, marking a new record high in the series.

People aren't optimistic about current economic conditions or the employment situation nationwide, shows RBI's survey
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People aren't optimistic about current economic conditions or the employment situation nationwide, shows RBI's survey

RBI survey also shows that while households remain pessimistic about the current employment situation, their sentiments are marginally better for the future.

Icra sees July-Sep GDP growth inching up to 6.3%, says Q2 period of adjustment after GST rollout
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Icra sees July-Sep GDP growth inching up to 6.3%, says Q2 period of adjustment after GST rollout

Headline GVA growth, however, is likely to trail the 6.8 percent recorded in the second quarter of FY17.

Diwali shopping: Has festival of lights boosted sales? Yes, say modern retailers; dampener, say small traders
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Diwali shopping: Has festival of lights boosted sales? Yes, say modern retailers; dampener, say small traders

While modern retail says that there have been a 12-14 percent increase in sales, there are many who insist that the numbers are nowhere near 2016 figures and vouch for a sharp 40 percent decline.

GDP data: Why demonetisation continues to affect consumer sentiment despite rosy numbers
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GDP data: Why demonetisation continues to affect consumer sentiment despite rosy numbers

Analysts said that consumption is likely to slow down in March due to demonetisation and high base last year

Budget should focus on roads, affordable housing, rail to boost economy
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Budget should focus on roads, affordable housing, rail to boost economy

The augmentation of the revenue base is likely to be directed toward infra and social spending; any major reduction in corporate tax rate would be accompanied by lowering of exemptions

Oil prices over 1-year high after output cuts, strong dollar fuel rally
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Oil prices over 1-year high after output cuts, strong dollar fuel rally

Brent futures for February delivery rose 5 percent to $56.94 per barrel, with U.S. crude spiking a similar amount to $54.07 per barrel in early Asian trade before trimming gains

Green shoots? Consumer sentiment rises to 4-month high in March, says Deutsche Boerse
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Green shoots? Consumer sentiment rises to 4-month high in March, says Deutsche Boerse

Business conditions in one year rose for a second month and that for five years rose to the highest level since September 2015

Consumer sentiment rises on hope of better business environment
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Consumer sentiment rises on hope of better business environment

The MNI India Consumer Sentiment Indicator witnessed an uptick to 119.1 in August from 118.6 in July, marking the first improvement in four months.