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Retail inflation spikes to 7-month high of 3.05% in May on costlier food articles; factory output grows 3.4% in April
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Retail inflation spikes to 7-month high of 3.05% in May on costlier food articles; factory output grows 3.4% in April

The previous high was in October 2018, when the retail inflation print came in at 3.38 percent.

US-China dispute: Both countries may strike a deal with a few tariffs to keep a tab on growing America's trade deficit
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US-China dispute: Both countries may strike a deal with a few tariffs to keep a tab on growing America's trade deficit

The US trade deficit with China rose to the highest levels in the current decade; had the US not taken concrete steps, the deficit could have surged even further.

Industrial output contracts 0.1% in March to lowest in 21 months as manufacturing sector growth slows down
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Industrial output contracts 0.1% in March to lowest in 21 months as manufacturing sector growth slows down

Industrial output growth was 4.6 percent and 3.3 percent in 2016-17 and 2015-16, respectively.

China's first quarter growth unexpectedly steadies, but too early to call clear recovery, say analysts
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China's first quarter growth unexpectedly steadies, but too early to call clear recovery, say analysts

China’s economy grew at a steady 6.4% pace in the first quarter from a year earlier, defying expectations for a further slowdown

Retail inflation inches up to 2.86% in March on rise in food, fuel prices; industrial output growth at 0.1% in February
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Retail inflation inches up to 2.86% in March on rise in food, fuel prices; industrial output growth at 0.1% in February

The inflation based on Consumer Price Index was 2.57 percent in February this year. On yearly basis, it was 4.28 percent in March 2018.

RBI may go for 25 bps rate cut on 4 April amid global slowdown impacting domestic growth prospects, say experts
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RBI may go for 25 bps rate cut on 4 April amid global slowdown impacting domestic growth prospects, say experts

The RBI had reduced the repo rate by 25 basis points in February after a gap of 18 months

Retail inflation rises to 4-month high of 2.57% in February; industrial growth slows to 1.7% in January
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Retail inflation rises to 4-month high of 2.57% in February; industrial growth slows to 1.7% in January

Retail inflation rose to four-month high of 2.57 percent in February, mainly driven by higher food prices

Skies darkening over world economy with slow growth expected in 2019; rising risks: World Bank
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Skies darkening over world economy with slow growth expected in 2019; rising risks: World Bank

According to the World Bank report, global economic growth is projected to soften from a downwardly revised 3 percent in 2018 to 2.9 percent in 2019 amid rising downside risks to the outlook.

Falling price of food isn't always good news; it signals deep trouble for India's rural economy
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Falling price of food isn't always good news; it signals deep trouble for India's rural economy

It is quite possible that non-food WPI and manufacturing will also fall in coming months for two reasons

October CPI at 3.31% and September IIP at 4.5%: Inflation numbers come as breath of fresh air, show economy is on right track for now
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October CPI at 3.31% and September IIP at 4.5%: Inflation numbers come as breath of fresh air, show economy is on right track for now

Two things stand out in the CPI inflation number. The first is that the food items basket is responsible for this low number. The other concern which will definitely be the focus for the RBI is core inflation which is now above 6 percent.

Rupee breaks 3-day recovery trend; falls 36 paise to 73.93 against dollar in early trade on rising crude prices
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Rupee breaks 3-day recovery trend; falls 36 paise to 73.93 against dollar in early trade on rising crude prices

A spurt in dollar demand from importers amid sustained foreign fund outflows also weighed on the rupee.

Poor mining output drags IIP growth to three-month low of 4.3% in August, govt data shows
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Poor mining output drags IIP growth to three-month low of 4.3% in August, govt data shows

Industrial production growth slipped to a three-month low of 4.3 percent in August mainly due to a sharp decline in the mining sector output and poor offtake of capital goods, according to the Central Statistics Office (CSO) data.

Retail inflation cools to 10-month low of 3.69% in August; IIP grows at 6.6% in July as manufacturing, capital goods shine
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Retail inflation cools to 10-month low of 3.69% in August; IIP grows at 6.6% in July as manufacturing, capital goods shine

CPI inflation was at 3.58 percent in October 2017 and has remained above RBI's targeted rate of 4 percent since then.

Industrial growth slips to 7-month low of 3.2% in May on sluggish performance of manufacturing and power sectors
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Industrial growth slips to 7-month low of 3.2% in May on sluggish performance of manufacturing and power sectors

Factory output growth measured in terms of the Index of Industrial Production (IIP) was revised down to 4.8 percent in April from previous estimates of 4.9 percent

World Bank says India's economy to regain 'fastest growing' tag; forecasts GDP growth to advance 7.3% in 2018-19
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World Bank says India's economy to regain 'fastest growing' tag; forecasts GDP growth to advance 7.3% in 2018-19

The World Bank forecasts are slightly lower than two other projections by international bodies published in April and May

India to clock GDP growth of 7.7% in January-March quarter, says Nomura report
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India to clock GDP growth of 7.7% in January-March quarter, says Nomura report

Despite moderation in factory output growth in March, India's GDP is expected to grow by 7.7 percent in January-March, up from 7.2 percent in the preceding quarter, says a Nomura report.

Economic slowdown bottomed out, recovery rests on govt steps, says Dun & Bradstreet report
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Economic slowdown bottomed out, recovery rests on govt steps, says Dun & Bradstreet report

There has been improvement on some macroeconomic parameters following economic slowdown, post demonetisation and GST

Suresh Prabhu has his task cut out in commerce ministry: Boost exports, enable surge in industrial activity
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Suresh Prabhu has his task cut out in commerce ministry: Boost exports, enable surge in industrial activity

Suresh Prabhu has set all good goals for his commerce ministry stint. But achieving those is not going to be easy

IIP slows to 3.1%, CPI inflation falls to 2.2%: India Inc's clamour for rate cut grows
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IIP slows to 3.1%, CPI inflation falls to 2.2%: India Inc's clamour for rate cut grows

Retail, or consumer price indexed (CPI), inflation during May also fell to 2.18 percent, as compared with 5.76 percent in the same month of last year, pulled down by sharp fall in food prices.

Industrial production growth slows to 3.1% in Apr; inflation eases to record low of 2.18% in May
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Industrial production growth slows to 3.1% in Apr; inflation eases to record low of 2.18% in May

The factory output measured in terms of the index of industrial production (IIP) had expanded by 6.5 percent in April last year