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Government adds restrictions to import of colour TVs in move to promote Indian manufacturing
India

Government adds restrictions to import of colour TVs in move to promote Indian manufacturing

The curbs will be imposed on TV sets of screen size ranging from up to 36 cm to over 105 cm.

RBI monetary policy: Central bank extends Rs 15,000-cr credit line to EXIM Bank to help revive sagging foreign trade
Business

RBI monetary policy: Central bank extends Rs 15,000-cr credit line to EXIM Bank to help revive sagging foreign trade

The Reserve Bank on Friday announced a Rs 15,000-crore line of credit to the Export-Import Bank of India, to help the sagging foreign trade

Exports post first rise in seven months, grow by 2.91% to $27.65 bn in February; imports up 2.48%
Business

Exports post first rise in seven months, grow by 2.91% to $27.65 bn in February; imports up 2.48%

India's exports rose for the first time in seven months in February growing by 2.91 percent to $27.65 billion, according to the commerce ministry data released on Friday

India becomes world's 5th largest economy with $2.94 trillion GDP; overtakes UK, France: Report
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India becomes world's 5th largest economy with $2.94 trillion GDP; overtakes UK, France: Report

The size of the UK economy is $2.83 trillion and that of France is $ 2.71 trillion

Budget 2020: Govt likely to restore 2% additional duty incentive on mobile phones export; notification may be issued soon
Business

Budget 2020: Govt likely to restore 2% additional duty incentive on mobile phones export; notification may be issued soon

The India Cellular and Electronics Association (ICEA) had written to the government expressing disappointment on the reduction of the incentive, saying it will lead to massive job losses.

Exports decline 6% to $26 bn, imports fall 13% to 39.6 bn; trade deficit narrows: Commerce ministry data
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Exports decline 6% to $26 bn, imports fall 13% to 39.6 bn; trade deficit narrows: Commerce ministry data

India's exports dropped by 6.05 percent to $26.13 billion in August compared to the year-ago month, official data released on Friday showed

Commerce ministry to soon seek Cabinet nod for Multi-Modal Transportation of Goods Bill: Piyush Goyal
Business

Commerce ministry to soon seek Cabinet nod for Multi-Modal Transportation of Goods Bill: Piyush Goyal

Multi-modal transportation includes a combination of more than one mode of movement, such as rail, road or sea, for end-to-end delivery of goods

Exports rise 2.25% to $26.3 bn in July, imports down 10.4%; trade deficit narrows to $13.4 bn
Business

Exports rise 2.25% to $26.3 bn in July, imports down 10.4%; trade deficit narrows to $13.4 bn

India's exports grew by 2.25 percent to $26.33 billion in July, government data showed on Wednesday

Economic slowdown: Why there will be no honeymoon period, no scope for window dressing for India’s next government
Business

Economic slowdown: Why there will be no honeymoon period, no scope for window dressing for India’s next government

Slowing vehicle sales, muted consumer spending, low retail loan outflow and struggling factory output are indicating a worrying trend of an economic slowdown in Asia’s third-largest economy.

Exports growth slides to 4-month low in April; trade deficit at 5-month high of $15.33 bn
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Exports growth slides to 4-month low in April; trade deficit at 5-month high of $15.33 bn

India's export growth slid to a four-month low of 0.64 percent in April as shipments of engineering goods, gems and jewellery, leather and other products declined, widening the trade deficit to a five-month high, official data released on Wednesday showed

Exports up 3.74% to $26.4 bn in January on higher growth in gems and jewellery, pharma; trade deficit narrows
Business

Exports up 3.74% to $26.4 bn in January on higher growth in gems and jewellery, pharma; trade deficit narrows

The country's exports grew 3.74 percent to $26.36 billion in January on account of growth in sectors such as gems & jewellery, pharmaceuticals and chemicals, according to data from the commerce ministry

Exports up marginally to $28 bn in December on slump in engineering, gems and jewellery sector growth; gold imports decline
Business

Exports up marginally to $28 bn in December on slump in engineering, gems and jewellery sector growth; gold imports decline

The country's exports grew marginally by 0.34 percent to $27.93 billion in December 2018 on account of negative growth in sectors such as engineering and gems & jewellery, according to a commerce ministry data

Exports remain flat at $26.5 bn in November; trade deficit widens to $16.6 bn: Commerce ministry
Business

Exports remain flat at $26.5 bn in November; trade deficit widens to $16.6 bn: Commerce ministry

The deficit widened despite a steep decline of 15.6 percent in gold imports at $2.75 billion during the month under review.

Remembering TN Srinivasan: A towering figure in Indian economics who embraced 1991 liberalisation with passion
Business

Remembering TN Srinivasan: A towering figure in Indian economics who embraced 1991 liberalisation with passion

Srinivasan will definitely be remembered for his contribution to the opening up of the economy, though admittedly a lot of what has happened is due to external pressure (IMF) or political dictum.

Exports enter negative zone after five months, decline 2.15% in September; trade deficit at $13.98 bn
Business

Exports enter negative zone after five months, decline 2.15% in September; trade deficit at $13.98 bn

Trade deficit stood at $94.32 billion in the first six months of the current fiscal.

Union commerce minister Suresh Prabhu urges corporate India to identify priority sectors in Kenya
Business

Union commerce minister Suresh Prabhu urges corporate India to identify priority sectors in Kenya

Commerce Minister Suresh Prabhu has asked Indian businesses to carry out a market study to identify priority areas for expanding cooperation with Kenya, as the country eyes fresh avenues to boost bilateral trade with the African nation

CBI seeks deputation of banking and tax experts to probe financial frauds, including the PNB scam
India

CBI seeks deputation of banking and tax experts to probe financial frauds, including the PNB scam

CBI which is probing the over Rs 13,000 crore PNB scam as well as other financial frauds, has sought deputation of banking and tax experts from other ministries with an offer of good monetary incentives

April exports rise 5.17% to $25.91 bn on healthy performance by engineering, chemicals, pharmaceuticals
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April exports rise 5.17% to $25.91 bn on healthy performance by engineering, chemicals, pharmaceuticals

Imports too grew by 4.60 percent to $39.63 billion in April on yearly basis, leaving a trade deficit of $13.72 billion