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India using 'right policies' to lower high debt level: IMF 

India has "quite a high" debt to GDP ratio, but New Delhi is trying to lower it using "the right policies", the International Monetary Fund said

published on : 19th April 2018

Facebook takes out ads to tout new European Union data protection law

Facebook said it would be asking users to check their privacy settings and tell the firm how "we may use your data".

published on : 16th April 2018

European Union thanks Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg for highlighting new data rules

EU thanked him for highlighting the bloc's tough new data protection rules after he said the social media giant planned to follow them during grilling by US lawmakers.

published on : 11th April 2018

India losing 14 per cent of GDP to poor logistics: C R Chaudhry

The minister made the remark at the Global Logistics Summit jointly organised by Ficci, Ministry of Commerce, the Centre and World Bank Group.

published on : 6th April 2018

International donors to plough billions into Lebanon

Lebanon's economic growth has plummeted due to repeated political crises, compounded by the Syrian war which has sent a million refugees across the border.

published on : 6th April 2018

Reliance Jio's entry led to USD 10 billion annual savings, says report 

Jio has made data accessible and affordable, with average prices per GB dropping to Rs 10 from Rs 152, bringing the internet within the reach of a larger proportion of the Indian population.

published on : 6th April 2018

RBI dumps GVA model, switches back to GDP to measure economy

Government had started analysing growth estimates using GVA methodology from January 2015 and had also changed the base year to 2018 from January.

published on : 5th April 2018

World Bank approves Rs 1,484-crore loan for Amaravati greenery

The World Bank (WB) has given an in-principle approval for a loan of Rs 1,484 crore for the Amaravati Green Development Project (AGDP) in the capital city.

published on : 2nd April 2018

France beats EU deficit, growth targets in win for President Macron

France on Monday reported a budget deficit equivalent to 2.6 percent of the economy in 2017, below the EU limit of 3.0 percent for the first time in a decade.

published on : 26th March 2018

Odisha to cross national growth at 7.14 per cent in 2017-18

Odisha’s economy is estimated to grow at 7.14 per cent in 2017-18 against the national average of 6.5 per cent.

published on : 23rd March 2018

Travel, tourism created 25.9 million jobs in India in 2017: Report

The travel and tourism sectors together generated 25.9 million jobs in 2017, contributing $75.8 billion (Rs 5 lakh crore, approximately) to the country's Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in the same year,

published on : 21st March 2018

Punjab National Bank woes spur Goldman Sachs to downgrade India's economic growth forecasts

In a note to clients, Goldman Sachs lowered its real gross domestic product forecast on India for the year to March 2019 to 7.6 percent from 8 percent earlier.

published on : 20th March 2018

The tightrope walk of Telangana’s economy

Based on the double-digit growth of the State economy, own tax revenue in 2018-19 is budgeted at Rs 73,751.88 crore as against the 2017-18 budget estimates of Rs 62,619 crore.

published on : 16th March 2018

World Bank projects India's 2019 GDP growth at 7.3 percent

The World Bank today projected India's GDP growth at 7.3 percent for the next financial year and accelerate further to 7.5 percent in 2019-20.

published on : 14th March 2018

India to become USD 5 trillion economy in seven years: Suresh Prabhu

Commerce and Industry Minister Suresh Prabhu today exuded confidence that India will become a USD 5 trillion economy in the next seven years.

published on : 10th March 2018
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