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GDP data today: India seen continuing as global pacesetter on consumer demand revival
Business

GDP data today: India seen continuing as global pacesetter on consumer demand revival

The setback to an economy where most people are paid and buy what they need with cash appears to have been mercifully shortlived.

New WPI, IIP series a much required move, but here are a few issues govt should take up
Business

New WPI, IIP series a much required move, but here are a few issues govt should take up

Any index is created based on a basket of goods which exists at a point of time, which is taken to be the base year, and then is tracked either in quantity terms (IIP) or prices (WPI) over a period of time.

GDP numbers likely to be revised higher: Nomura
Business

GDP numbers likely to be revised higher: Nomura

The Central Statistical Office (CSO) revised India's wholesale price index (WPI) and industrial production (IP) series last week, changing the base year to 2011-12 (from 2004-05).

GDP numbers for 2016-17 likely to be revised from 6.7% to 7.4%: Nomura
Business

GDP numbers for 2016-17 likely to be revised from 6.7% to 7.4%: Nomura

The Central Statistical Office (CSO) revised India's wholesale price index (WPI) and industrial production (IP) series last week, changing the base year to 2011-12 (from 2004-05).

New series WPI, IIP released with base year 2011-12; April WPI at 3.85%, March IIP 2.7%
Business

New series WPI, IIP released with base year 2011-12; April WPI at 3.85%, March IIP 2.7%

The change in baseline for the IIP and WPI is expected to bring in more accuracy in mapping the level of economic activity and calculating other numbers like national accounts

Demonetisation effect: Retail inflation hits two-year low in Dec
Business

Demonetisation effect: Retail inflation hits two-year low in Dec

Annual retail food inflation eased to 1.37 percent last month from a revised 2.03 percent in November, helped by lower prices of vegetables and pulses.

Industrial production grows at subdued 0.7% in September
Business

Industrial production grows at subdued 0.7% in September

The factory output for the April-September period of the current financial year declined by 0.1 percent compared to 4 percent growth in the year-ago period

IIP contracts 0.7% in August; economy struggles as monsoon, spending impact yet to show up
Business

IIP contracts 0.7% in August; economy struggles as monsoon, spending impact yet to show up

An improvement in demand conditions is likely only in second half of this financial year

Jobs on threat: Automation may take away 69% jobs in India, says World Bank
Business

Jobs on threat: Automation may take away 69% jobs in India, says World Bank

Mechanisation and technology have disrupted traditional industrial production, upended manual jobs and call time on the work that has been done by generations of families.

As retail inflation inches up, interest rate cut in August looks unlikely
Business

As retail inflation inches up, interest rate cut in August looks unlikely

Demand-driven pressures are likely to be stoked by a hike of salaries and pensions for about 10 million government employees and pensioners that took retroactive effect on 1 January

Rupee rises 7 paise against dollar at 67.11 on bullish May IIP data
Business

Rupee rises 7 paise against dollar at 67.11 on bullish May IIP data

Industrial production grew 1.2 percent in May from a year ago. The provisional 0.8 percent contraction in April has been revised downwards to -1.34 percent.

Moody's pegs India's growth rate at 7.5% in 2016, 2017
Business

Moody's pegs India's growth rate at 7.5% in 2016, 2017

Moody's says expectations of a good monsoon will help headline inflation remain steady

Industrial production grew at 6.4 percent in August, shows CSO data
Business

Industrial production grew at 6.4 percent in August, shows CSO data

Industrial production grew at a nearly three-year high of 6.4 percent in August on account of improvement in manufacturing.

November US manufacturing output surges to 1.1%
International

November US manufacturing output surges to 1.1%

US manufacturing output recorded its largest increase in nine months in November as production expanded across the board, pointing to underlying strength in the economy.

Industrial output slips, inflation stubborn: July IIP at 0.5%, Aug CPI at 7.8%
Economy

Industrial output slips, inflation stubborn: July IIP at 0.5%, Aug CPI at 7.8%

India's industrial production in July was quite disappointing. July IIP was at 0.5 percent as against 3.4 percent in the previous month.

Signs of green shoots? Arvind Mayaram says economy to grow 5.8% this fiscal
Economy

Signs of green shoots? Arvind Mayaram says economy to grow 5.8% this fiscal

Finance Secretary Arvind Mayaram told an industry event that industrial production data suggested that corporate order books are building up.

Be bold and act now: The hidden message in industrial output data for Modi govt
Economy

Be bold and act now: The hidden message in industrial output data for Modi govt

The June IIP figures and July CPI should not be dismissed airily as a blip.

Jan inflation likely eased to 3-month low of 7 percent
Economy

Jan inflation likely eased to 3-month low of 7 percent

Even if inflation moderates as expected, levels around 7 percent remain way above the Reserve Bank of India's (RBI) perceived comfort level of between 4-4.5 percent.

Oct IIP likely to hit 11-month high, does this imply recovery?
Economy

Oct IIP likely to hit 11-month high, does this imply recovery?

Many analysts are attributing positive factory output growth in October to a weak statistical base from a year ago when it shrank 5 percent, rather than an improvement in actual production.