• Tag results for Economy

Turkey will respond if US imposes more sanctions: Minister Ruhsar Pekcan

Washington had warned yesterday that it would impose more sanctions unless pastor Andrew Brunson, described by US President Donald Trump as a "hostage", was released.

published on : 17th August 2018

Industry welcomes PM Narendra Modi's firm resolve to place India among top economies 

He placed special emphasis on doubling farmers' income and stated that diversification of agriculture is taking place through new sectors such as fisheries and bee-keeping.

published on : 15th August 2018

Turkey increases tariff on US goods

The hikes were published in Turkey's Official Gazette in a decree signed by President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who has repeatedly described the crisis as an "economic war" that Turkey will win.

published on : 15th August 2018

Hard-hit Venezuelan churches forced to accept costlier plastic money for donations

Priests have had to adapt and start accepting donations by card payments rather than the traditional passing around of a wicker basket for churchgoers to drop in some coins, or even notes.

published on : 15th August 2018

Opposition's vote-bank politics over lynching exposes its perverse mentality: PM Modi

In an exclusive interview to ANI, Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke about various important issues, including lynching, NRC, unemployment, GST and women empowerment.

published on : 12th August 2018

India's industrial output growth hits five-month high of 7 percent in June

The manufacturing sector, which constitutes 77.63 per cent of the index, grew by 6.9 per cent in June, as against a decline of 0.7 per cent in the year-ago month.

published on : 10th August 2018

IMF forecasts India's GDP to grow at 7.5 per cent in 2019-20 fiscal year

The current account deficit is projected to widen further to 2.6 per cent of the GDP on rising oil prices and strong demand for imports, offset by a slight increase in remittances.

published on : 9th August 2018

Iran's minister of labour sacked by parliament

A total of 129 members of parliament voted that Rabiei be impeached and removed from office, state media said, with 111 members voting in favour of him remaining.

published on : 8th August 2018

‘Blue economy should be prepared for future’

Cochin Shipyard Ltd CMD Madhu S Nair lauded the role played by the Department of Ship Technology, Cusat, set up in 1975.

published on : 4th August 2018

Sterlite Copper unit shutdown led to Rs 20,000 crore loss to economy: CEO

The statement comes amid National Green Tribunal(NGT) refusing to grant any interim relief to Vedanta, which has challenged Tamil Nadu government's order to permanently shut down the unit.

published on : 31st July 2018

Donald Trump incorrectly claims that Apple building new plants in US

In January 2017, Trump said he spoke to Apple CEO Tim Cook over phone and he promised to build "three big plants" in the US. But Cook never directly responded to that claim.

published on : 28th July 2018

Donald Trump hails US economic growth spurt, promises more ahead

American economy surpassed $20 trillion and the GDP expanded by 4.1 percent in the April-June quarter.

published on : 28th July 2018

Barcelona under fire as men's team fly business class, women go economy

The Spanish giants posted photos and videos of the two teams boarding the Portland-bound plane together but photos posted by the female players online showed they were flying in economy.

published on : 27th July 2018

Exports likely to touch USD 350 billion in 2018-19: Suresh Prabhu

Service sector to contribute about USD 3 trillion to the GDP by the year 2025.

published on : 25th July 2018

Corporate India gets policy changes as bolt from blue; risks increasing: ASSOCHAM

ASSOCHAM expressed a view that any amendment in rules should first involve stakeholders' consultation before being pronounced.

published on : 22nd July 2018
1 2 3 4 5 6 > 
Asian Games 2018