GDP growth, high remittances and fragile Kerala economy
Kerala became a recipient of remittances from foreign countries, the earnings of the expatriates of Kerala working in foreign lands since the 1980s.
Crisis-hit Pakistan unveils $51 billion budget, with half to service debt
Inflation has rocketed, the rupee has plummeted and the country can no longer afford imports, causing a severe decline in industrial output.
RBI rate hike pause continues; targets 4 per cent inflation, job growth
The RBI, too, is on hold primarily to assess the impact of its 250 basis points rate hike so far.
Pakistan failing in every economic index amid skyrocketing inflation
The grim data gives the cash-strapped government little room to introduce populist vote-attracting measures in Friday's budget ahead of an election due to be held in October.
Hyderabad Water Board launches 'circular economy'
Aimed at helping HMWS&SB generate revenue from STP byproducts
World Bank expects India's growth to slow to 6.3 per cent in FY2023
The World Bank attributed the slowdown in India's growth to private consumption being constrained by high inflation and rising borrowing costs.
The jobs and labour debate under scrutiny
Rising employment in agriculture, which is a labour surplus sector, only tends to lower productivity and real incomes of those who are dependent on it
India’s growth rate inspiring but jobs and wages are challenges
The Indian economy grew by 7.2% in FY23, cracking past all previous estimates.
India's economy likely to grow in 6.5-6.7 per cent range in FY'24: CII President
India's Gross Domestic Product (GDP) grew by 6.1 per cent in the March quarter of 2022-23, pushing the annual growth rate to 7.2 per cent.
GDP data beats forecasts, grows at 7.2% in FY23
Expands 6.1% in Q4; analysts say too early to celebrate as consumption yet to pick up.
GDP grows 6.1 per cent in March quarter, 7.2 per cent in FY23
As per the data, the economy expanded 7.2 per cent in 2022-23 against a 9.1 per cent growth in 2021-22.
Govt report card: Amid PR, don’t forget facts
One cannot blame the government for selectively highlighting numbers that paint a rosy picture, as any government would like to overplay successes and underplay failures.
With Rs 2,000 set to go, what should be India's highest currency note?
Experts say the primary determinants are inflation and the velocity of money, which is necessarily the rate at which currency is exchanged.
IMF forecasts UK economic rebound in major U-turn
The institution ripped up its previous forecast in April for a 0.3-percent contraction.
Economics and its many colourful definitions
There are no free lunches. Everything free has a cost somewhere down the line, even if that cost tends to be hidden. Sometimes, costs are borne by future generations.
China recovery faces pressure after April activity weak, youth unemployment rises
Chinese economic activity has improved while the US and European economies are cooling after interest rate hikes to extinguish inflation.
Fitch affirms India's sovereign rating on robust growth outlook, flags weak finances
All three global rating agencies -- Fitch, S&P and Moody's -- have the lowest investment grade rating on India, with a stable outlook.
IMF ups Asia economic forecast as China reopens
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Tuesday raised Asia’s economic forecast on the back of the reopening of China.
Logistics set to lead in job creation: Minister Rajeev Chandrasekhar
He said it will be the sunrise sector for investors, global partners and students because it has a lot of scope for investment, entrepreneurship and employability.
Agriculture soul of Odisha’s economy: CM Patnaik
The chief minister said the cooperative movement has become stronger in Odisha and 60 per cent of the farm loans are being provided by this sector alone
Vizhinjam seaport protests: Police station attack was with 'ulterior intention', says Kerala CM
'The Kashmir Files' controversy: Apologies if my remarks were interpreted differently, says Nadav Lapid
Will fight again, against what is wrong: Bilkis Bano on remission given to her rapists
Tamil Nadu amended law that allows Jallikattu seeks to prevent cruelty on animals: State tells SC
India dismisses China's concerns on military exercise with US in Uttarakhand
'Bazball' powers England to new first-day record against Pakistan in 1st Test