economic slowdown

Where is the consumer confidence?

While the economy’s slump can be explained through losses in income and employment, consumer confidence is something that would pose a greater challenge to recovery.

published on : 15th June 2021

Second lockdown if imposed to be detrimental for economy: Nippon Paint India

The death toll due to the disease in the country increased to 1,66,862, with 685 new fatalities being reported in a day.

published on : 8th April 2021

Most economies not to return to pre-pandemic activity levels until 2022: Moody's

Policymakers will continue to support economic activity long after the pandemic has faded, in some cases for years, Moody's said.

published on : 11th March 2021

Economic recovery reduces risk of sharp deterioration in PSBs' asset quality: Moody's

With high credit costs continuing to suppress their profitability, the banks' capital buffers will remain insufficient.

published on : 11th February 2021

Weak reform implementation, financial sector woes could lower India's medium-term growth: Fitch

It said the revival of the reform agenda is among the Indian government's policy responses to the COVID-19 pandemic shock.

published on : 20th January 2021

Indian economy 'weak', credit growth bottoming out: US brokerage firm report

It can be noted that there has been a slew of reports lately about a stronger recovery being underway after the jolt caused by the pandemic.

published on : 15th January 2021

A devastating year as soon as it began

History has recorded the unprecedented influenza pandemic during 1918-20 with 12 million deaths.

published on : 30th December 2020

Will the real estate sector recover in 2021?

It  was a year of survival for the real estate sector which was struggling  to come to terms after the 2015 floods.

published on : 29th December 2020

GDP contraction likely to have narrowed to 9.5 per cent in September quarter: ICRA

Various sectors of manufacturing recorded an improvement in demand and volumes in the September quarter although the performance was admittedly uneven.

published on : 19th November 2020

Pandemic forces jobless youth to turn to crime

Ameer Ahmed, 28, earned a decent salary as a receptionist at a Bengaluru hotel. He had no criminal history. But Covid changed all that. He lost his job and couldn’t find another.

published on : 15th November 2020

Andhra Pradesh Chambers of commerce and Industry Federation meet Industry minister Goutham Reddy for industrial incentives

The members also said that trade and industry across the State was affected due to the global economic slowdown.

published on : 25th October 2019

Despite global turbulence, Indian economy's fundamentals remain strong: Ravi Shankar Prasad

The Union Minister of Electronics and Information Technology stated that the government's policy interventions have made India an investor-friendly place.

published on : 16th September 2019

Modi government should accept historic economic slowdown: Priyanka Gandhi

Her attack comes after the GDP growth fell to 5 per cent for the quarter ending June, the lowest reported in over six years.

published on : 3rd September 2019

State of economy deeply worrying: Manmohan Singh

In a statement, the former PM said the last quarter GDP growth rate of 5 per cent signals that 'we are in midst of a prolonged slowdown'.

published on : 1st September 2019

The 5% economy: India's growth dips to a seven-year low

What led to the slowdown? Worryingly, six out of the eight broad indicators used in GDP measurement sulked in June quarter over last year with manufacturing witnessing the lowest growth at 0.6%.

published on : 30th August 2019
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