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Oct 12, 2018
Donald Trump steps up attacks on US Federal Reserve rate hikes; says 'the Fed is out of control'US President Donald Trump on Thursday escalated his attack on the Federal Reserve's interest rate increases, asserting that "the Fed is out of control" and blaming it for this week's plunge in stock prices.
Sep 25, 2018
India among countries with lowest spending on healthcare, education; underinvesting risks future economic growthIndia has the second-lowest education score amongst its South Asian counterparts, slightly ahead of Afghanistan.
Sep 11, 2018
Rupee nearing 73-mark: Here are five ways Narendra Modi govt can arrest the sharp currency depreciation against US dollarWhenever a government gets very strong at the Centre – that is when it enjoys an absolute majority after the results of general elections are announced, economic growth invariably suffers
Sep 10, 2018
India's economic growth to slow in second half of current fiscal on tighter financial conditions, high oil prices: UBSUBS expects real GDP growth to slow to 7-7.3 percent in the second half of this fiscal from 8.2 percent in June 2018 quarter
Sep 07, 2018
Nitin Gadkari asks auto industry to change its mindset, tells companies to be more future-orientedSpeaking at the MOVE global mobility summit, Nitin Gadkari said the government was clear with its policy to reduce import of oil and end pollution, for which it is encouraging alternative fuel technologies such as biofuels and electric mobility.
Aug 29, 2018
Indian economy seen growing steadily at 7.6% pace in April-June on improvement in manufacturing, finds pollA few economists expect a slight slowdown in growth due to greater global economic uncertainty and domestic political risks from national elections scheduled for May 2019
Aug 26, 2018
Arun Jaitley cites IMF report to highlight economic growth under Narendra Modi govt, says India has 'come a long way'Arun Jaitley drew a comparison between 2014 and 2018 IMF staff reports in order to highlight the economic growth that took place under Narendra Modi government
Aug 21, 2018
DBS raises real GDP forecast to 7.4% for current fiscal from 7.2% earlier on consumption and higher public spending"The economy has recovered since the transitory shocks of demonetisation and GST rollout," DBS said in a research note adding that consumption both urban and non-farm and higher public spending is expected to lift growth.
Aug 20, 2018
International Labour Organisation for stronger implementation of wage law in India; cites low pay, inequalityILO's India Wage Report said that the country's economy in the past two decades has seen an annual average GDP rate of 7 percent but low pay and inequality persist
Aug 18, 2018
GDP back series calculation: Mundle committee has shown the way but more work needed; politicising statistics must endThe NDA government needs to come out with a back series sooner rather than later.