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Coronavirus fallout: Moody's cuts India growth forecast to 5.3% for 2020 on dampened domestic demand
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Coronavirus fallout: Moody's cuts India growth forecast to 5.3% for 2020 on dampened domestic demand

Moody's Investors Service on Monday cut its growth forecast for India to 5.3 percent for 2020 from 5.4 percent estimated earlier, as it expects the coronavirus outbreak to dampen domestic demand globally

Coronavirus may impact India's March quarter GDP growth by 0.20% after epidemic hits imports from China for crucial sectors: Report
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Coronavirus may impact India's March quarter GDP growth by 0.20% after epidemic hits imports from China for crucial sectors: Report

The brokerage cut its fiscal 2020-21 real GDP growth estimate marginally to 5.6% as against the previous estimate of 5.7%, but added that there will be a recovery in the next financial year.

Fitch Solutions cuts India's economic growth forecast to 4.9% for FY20 on slump in manufacturing, coronavirus impact
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Fitch Solutions cuts India's economic growth forecast to 4.9% for FY20 on slump in manufacturing, coronavirus impact

Fitch Solutions on Monday cut its forecast for India's economic growth to 4.9 percent in the current fiscal that ends 31 March, saying manufacturing could come under pressure from weak domestic demand and supply chain disruptions due to the coronavirus outbreak

GDP growth slows to nearly 7-year low at 4.7% in Q3 on poor performance by manufacturing, construction sectors
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GDP growth slows to nearly 7-year low at 4.7% in Q3 on poor performance by manufacturing, construction sectors

GDP at Constant (2011-12) prices in Q3 of 2019-20 is estimated at Rs 36.65 lakh crore, as against Rs 35 lakh crore in Q3 of 2018-19, showing a growth rate of 4.7 percent," the NSO said.

SBI managing director Dinesh Khara says measures taken by govt will boost economic growth
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SBI managing director Dinesh Khara says measures taken by govt will boost economic growth

Slowdown in the Indian economy has bottomed out and measures taken by the government in the recent budget to improve capacity to spend in rural sector, infrastructure creation and inviting foreign investments will boost growth, State Bank of India Managing Director Dinesh Khara has said

CNBC-TV18 all set to host 15th edition of India Business Leader Awards on 28 February; selection of winners a challenging task
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CNBC-TV18 all set to host 15th edition of India Business Leader Awards on 28 February; selection of winners a challenging task

The India Business Leader Awards honours high-achievers, outstanding leaders and true visionaries of corporate India.

Economy likely grew 4.7% in December quarter; small rebound in rural demand, private consumption expected: Report
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Economy likely grew 4.7% in December quarter; small rebound in rural demand, private consumption expected: Report

About 90 percent of economists in the poll forecast growth for the October-December quarter at 5 percent or below.

RBI rate committee torn between growth concerns, inflation fears; says timing of any cuts would be critical
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RBI rate committee torn between growth concerns, inflation fears; says timing of any cuts would be critical

The MPC kept rates on hold as expected on 6 February while also retaining its accommodative monetary policy stance as long as it was necessary to revive growth

Government to set up a 12-member 'Technology Group' for policy advice on latest tech
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Government to set up a 12-member 'Technology Group' for policy advice on latest tech

The three pillars of the work of the 'Technology Group' will include support on policy, procurement and R&D proposals.

Moody's cuts India growth projection to 5.4% for 2020 from 6.6% projected earlier; cites slower than expected economic recovery
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Moody's cuts India growth projection to 5.4% for 2020 from 6.6% projected earlier; cites slower than expected economic recovery

Moody's Investors Service on Monday slashed India's growth forecast to 5.4 percent for 2020 from 6.6 percent projected earlier on slower than expected economic recovery

Govt willing to do more beyond Budget to boost growth says Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman
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Govt willing to do more beyond Budget to boost growth says Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday said that if required, the government would take more steps beyond the announcements made in the Union Budget 2020-21

Urgent need for more ambitious structural, financial sector reform measures in India: IMF
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Urgent need for more ambitious structural, financial sector reform measures in India: IMF

The IMF in January lowered India's economic growth estimate for the current fiscal to 4.8 percent

Foreign investors turn net buyers; put in $6.3-bn in Indian stock markets in December quarter
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Foreign investors turn net buyers; put in $6.3-bn in Indian stock markets in December quarter

Foreign investors turned net buyers in the Indian markets in the December quarter, pumping in a staggering $6.3 billion on the back of the government's intent to bring reforms for supporting the economic growth

Economic growth set to bounce back as slump bottoms out; govt takes steps to boost investment: Official
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Economic growth set to bounce back as slump bottoms out; govt takes steps to boost investment: Official

Sanyal said economic growth was set to accelerate to 6 percent in the financial year beginning in April, compared with an estimated growth of 5.0 percent in the current one

RBI monetary policy: Corporate India pitches for rate cut going forward; welcomes economy-boosting measures
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RBI monetary policy: Corporate India pitches for rate cut going forward; welcomes economy-boosting measures

India Inc on Thursday welcomed the measures announced by the RBI to boost growth and improve liquidity, but called for slashing the policy rate, which was kept unchanged for the second time in a row

RBI monetary policy: Bankers, analysts hail liquidity boosting policy measures; say its 'quite progressive and forward looking'
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RBI monetary policy: Bankers, analysts hail liquidity boosting policy measures; say its 'quite progressive and forward looking'

Bankers and analysts were positively surprised with the slew of liquidity-enabling measures announced in an otherwise expected RBI monetary policy that left the key rates unchanged at 5.15 percent

Weak growth to pull down Indian rupee further as significant pickup in economy unlikely; coronavirus fears to impinge: Poll
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Weak growth to pull down Indian rupee further as significant pickup in economy unlikely; coronavirus fears to impinge: Poll

The rupee has lost around 1% in the past 15 days and the 3-5 February poll of over 50 strategists predicted the rupee would have slipped a touch over 1% against the dollar to 72.00 in a year.

RBI monetary policy: Experts hail central bank's measures to boost economy, improve money supply
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RBI monetary policy: Experts hail central bank's measures to boost economy, improve money supply

Economists and financial experts have welcomed RBI's widely expected status quo on repo rate, and other announcements to spur economic growth and ensure money supplies effectively

RBI monetary policy: Central bank rules out printing more money to cover fiscal deficit
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RBI monetary policy: Central bank rules out printing more money to cover fiscal deficit

RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das on Thursday said the central bank has no plans to monetise the rising fiscal deficit

RBI monetary policy: Central bank announces incentive for lending to MSME, home, auto sectors
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RBI monetary policy: Central bank announces incentive for lending to MSME, home, auto sectors

In a bid to increase lending to MSME as well as to auto and home segment, Reserve Bank on Thursday tweaked maintenance of cash reserve ratio (CRR) norms by providing relaxation in calculation of total deposits