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All indices of the economy show that demand is weak: CII  Apr 15, 6:03 pm
New Delhi, Apr.15 (ANI): The Confederation of Indian Industries (CII) director general, Chandrajit Banerjee on Tuesday has attributed that all indices of growth show that the demand in the economy is weak.
Experts discuss new climate economy from Indian and global perspective  Apr 15, 1:28 pm
New Delhi, Apr.15 (ANI): The Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations (ICRIER) hosted a two-day workshop on the theme New Climate Economy: The Global Commission on the Economy and Climate, at the India Habitat Centre here on Monday and Tuesday.
Nigeria becomes biggest economy in Africa (Update:Nigeria)  Apr 14, 2:16 pm
London, Apr. 14 (ANI): Nigeria has become Africa's biggest economy, after the government announced a long-overdue rebasing of the country's gross domestic product.
CII welcomes BJP manifesto due to its focus on revival of economy  Apr 8, 4:19 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 8 (ANI): The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) has welcomed the policies presented in the Bharatiya Janata Party's manifesto on Tuesday, as they are focused on reviving the economy and improving governance.
World Bank trims growth forecast for China, East Asia  Apr 8, 11:12 am
London, Apr. 8 (ANI): The World Bank has slightly cut its 2014 growth forecast for China and East Asia.
Romney's return to public life fuels speculation about 2016 presidential run  Apr 7, 1:18 pm
Washington, Apr. 7 (ANI): Speculations are rife that former GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney might contest for 2016 presidential bid.
Nigeria becomes biggest economy in South Africa  Apr 7, 10:47 am
London, Apr. 7 (ANI): Nigeria has become South Africa's biggest economy, after the government announced a long-overdue rebasing of the country's gross domestic product.
People in Bhopal run a marathon to show concern for country's economy  Apr 6, 3:38 pm
Bhopal, Apr.6 (ANI): Students and professionals in large numbers participated in marathon race, 'Run for the Indian economy' in Bhopal on Sunday for a resurgent India and to show concern for country's economy.
1,92,000 jobs added by US in March   Apr 5, 1:14 pm
London, Apr. 05 (ANI): The US economy reportedly added 1,92,000 new jobs in March, in line with expectations, as the unemployment rate held steady at 6.7 percent.
Tripura to start exporting bamboo tiles to European market  Apr 4, 5:30 pm
Agartala (Tripura), Apr.4 (ANI): The northeast has vast reserves of bamboo which if utilized properly can boost the state's economy, besides providing employment to many people. A first-of-its-kind, a bamboo tiles factory set up here will soon start producing and exporting tiles to the European market.
IMF chief warns of global 'sub-par growth' in coming years   Apr 3, 1:39 pm
London, Apr. 3 (ANI): The head of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has warned the global economy could be heading towards years of 'sub-par growth'.
Murray hopes luxury hotel will boost `hometown` Dunblane's economy  Apr 2, 12:51 pm
Johannesburg, Apr 2 (ANI): Wimbledon champion Andy Murray's luxury hotel has reportedly opened officially in his Scottish hometown of Dunblane and he hopes that the business will boost the economy of the town.
CII's Chandrajit Banerjee says RBI should have announced cut in policy rates  Apr 1, 6:58 pm
New Delhi, April 1 (ANI): Commenting on the first bimonthly monetary policy statement released today, Chandrajit Banerjee, Director General, CII noted that the RBI, in a quest towards maintaining a fine balance between growth and inflation, has announced a status quo in policy rates which is as per market expectations.
Smriti Irani says Congress leaving behind legacy of mismanaged, stagnant economy  Mar 30, 4:00 pm
Ahmedabad, Mar. 30 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Smriti Irani on Sunday criticized the UPA-led Congress government saying that the party is leaving behind a legacy of a mismanaged and stagnant economy for the one that would come to power next.
Egypt's army chief el-Sissi resigns to run for presidency  Mar 27, 11:14 am
Cairo, Mar. 27 (ANI): Egypt's military chief Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi has announced he will run for president.
PM Manmohan Singh admits corruption is an issue, says Govt. did everything to stop it  Mar 26, 4:08 pm
New Delhi, Mar.26 (ANI): Acknowledging that corruption as an issue, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Wednesday said corruption cannot be whisked or wished away from a developing economy, and added that efforts has to be made to overcome the tendencies which give rise to such practices.
Climate change set to displace hundreds of millions of people by end of century  Mar 18, 1:31 pm
Washington, Mar 18 (ANI): A new UN report suggests that climate change will displace hundreds of millions of people by the end of this century, increasing the risk of violent conflict and wiping trillions of dollars off the global economy.
Much awaited banking licenses to be issued by RBI to reshape banking sector  Mar 13, 4:54 pm
Mumbai, Mar.13 (ANI): The next generation of banking structure will be the first step to a thousand mile journey to make India the third largest banking economy in the world. The issue of "on-tap" new banking licenses will prove to be a game changer for the Indian banking industry.
Republic of Congo, Uganda call for greater investments by Indian industry  Mar 10, 8:34 pm
New Delhi, March 10 (ANI): Pointing out that the Indian companies investing in the Republic of Congo will gain access to a larger regional market in Africa, Congolese Industry Minister Isidore Mvouba said the Indian private sector could play a key part in the African country's march to become an emerging economy by year 2025.
Government provides skill development training to male weavers in Manipur  Mar 10, 4:09 pm
Imphal, Mar. 10 (ANI): Weaving, an age-old practice in Manipur, is now being used as a tool to provide sustainable employment in the rural areas. While it has till now mostly been practiced by women folk, the government has now started giving training to male weavers to provide them employment, and to boost the state's economy.
Winona Ryder mistook 'Fifty Shades' as book on economy  Mar 4, 6:01 pm
Washington, March 4 (ANI): Winona Ryder has revealed that she embarrassed herself in front of E.L. James as she mistook her book, Fifty Shades Of Grey, as a book about the economy.
US fourth-quarter economic growth rate revised down to 2.4 percent   Mar 1, 2:40 pm
Washington, March 1 (ANI): The US economy grew at a reportedly slower rate against the initially predicted rate in the fourth quarter of 2013.
BJP dares Congress to debate on Modi's economic vision for the country  Mar 1, 10:02 am
New Delhi, March 1(ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) challenged the Congress to have an open debate on the economic contours of Modi's economic vision; a day after the BJP's prime ministerial candidate put forth his views for revival of the country's sagging economy.
Interim budget can boost demand: CII Survey  Feb 24, 1:34 pm
New Delhi, Feb.24 (ANI): At a time when overall demand in the economy continues to remain subdued, delaying an economic recovery, the interim budget presented by the Finance Ministry on 17th February is expected provide some relief. However, rising cost of credit is a top concern for Indian industry.
Multibillion-dollar baseball industry responsible for MLB players' widespread drug abuse: Research  Feb 15, 2:28 pm
Washington, Feb 15 (ANI): The widespread use of illegal steroids by Major League Baseball (MLB) players has reportedly been fueled by an 'economy of bodily management', the free agent market and exploding television revenues.