Keyword Results for   'economy'  
More risks from Brexit than perceived; early announcement on Rajan's successor: ASSOCHAM  Jun 28, 2:12 pm
New Delhi, June 28 (ANI): The risks to global economy and its spin off to India from Brexit are emerging out to be much larger than initially perceived, making it imperative for the Indian government to heighten the watch on the unfolding political-economic scenario in Europe, by setting up a high level monitoring group comprising inter-ministerial and agency representatives at the ASSOCHAM said today.
To reduce Brexit after-effects, Lanka expects to sign trade pact with UK   Jun 25, 2:43 pm
Colombo, June 25 (ANI): Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Dr. Harsha De Silva announced that the Sri Lankan Government will take measures to sign a trade pact with the United Kingdom as soon as possible, following Britain's exit from the European Union.
Indian economy well prepared to deal with consequences of Brexit: Jaitley  Jun 24, 2:22 pm
New Delhi, June 24 (ANI): With the global markets taking a huge blow from the impact of the United Kingdom voting itself to freedom from the European Union, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday said that the India economy was well prepared to deal with the short and medium term consequences of Brexit, adding that the Centre's aim will be to minimize its impact on the economy.
Unemployment India's biggest concern, direct selling at rescue  Jun 23, 3:44 pm
New Delhi, June 23 (ANI): The roar made by Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the country's poor employment conditions created a ripple across the nation. Keeping in mind the current scenario of Indian economy and the state of employment across the country, 'Skill India' campaign of Prime Minister has hit the right strings.
FICCI hopes RBI will continue with reforms process  Jun 22, 1:24 pm
New Delhi, June 22 (ANI):"With the Indian economy slowly steering towards a higher growth path, it is important that the recovery process underway is given a push and support through all policy levers. We are happy to note the alacrity with which the Government is actioning a spate of policy and procedural reforms to make doing business easier for firms. The recent overhaul of the FDI policy framework is again an attestation of the government's commitment to make India a magnet for investors," said Harshavardhan Neotia, President, FICCI.
Radical FDI changes make India most open economy in the world: PM Modi  Jun 20, 4:08 pm
^New Delhi, June 20 (ANI): With the Centre radically liberalising the FDI regime by permitting 100 per cent foreign direct investment under government approval route for almost every sector, including defence, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said the in
Under fire Swamy fires fresh salvo, says Rajan was Congress' agent  Jun 19, 1:12 pm
Noida, June 19 (ANI): Shrugging off cries of outrage and allegations from the opposition holding him responsible for RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan's decision to not continue with his post, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Sunday asserted that he did not care what the others said, as Rajan was the government's employee, adding that he was a Congress 'agent' bent on sabotaging the Indian economy.
Rajan leaving not a good sign for Indian economy: ASSOCHAM  Jun 19, 12:45 pm
New Delhi, June 19 (ANI): The ASSOCHAM has said at a time when a tumultuous global economy posed several risks to India along with the banks grappling with an unprecedented challenge of mounting non-performing assets, the decision of Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Raghuram Rajan to not continue with his current post after the end of his tenure was unfortunate.
Former RBS India chairman dubs Rajan's decision as 'extremely harmful' for economy  Jun 18, 7:44 pm
Mumbai, June 18 (ANI): Former CEO and chairman of the Royal Bank of Scotland in India, Meera Sanyal, on Saturday dubbed Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Raghuram Rajan's decision to not continue with his current post after the end of his tenure in September as 'extremely harmful' for the economy, adding that Rajan needed to be at the helm of affairs as uncertain times loomed ahead in the global economy.
PM Modi to inaugurate 'Rajasva Gyan Sangam' today  Jun 16, 8:27 am
New Delhi, June 16 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the two-day 'Rajasva Gyan Sangam', an annual conference of Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) and Central Board of Excise and Customs (CBEC) on Thursday in the national capital, where he will motivate the revenue officers towards achieving high standards in taxpayer friendly service, in view of fast paced changes in the world economy.
Sri Lanka concerned about Brexit's impact on global economy  Jun 15, 4:00 pm
Colombo, June 15 (ANI): Asserting that global macro-economic stability is of vital importance to Sri Lanka, Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has expressed concern about the probable impact of 'Brexit'- withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the European Union (EU) - on the global economy.
India should be proud of Baba Ramdev: Jaggi Basudev  Jun 12, 1:21 pm
New Delhi, June 12 (ANI): Spiritual leader Jaggi Basudev has said yoga guru Baba Ramdev has made the nation proud by balancing his basic works on yoga with his business, which has contributed towards the Indian economy.
PM Modi to motivate revenue officers towards achieving high standards  Jun 12, 10:50 am
New Delhi, June 12 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the two day annual conference of CBDT and CBEC next week in the national capital, where he will motivate the revenue officers towards achieving high standards in taxpayer friendly service, in view of fast paced changes in the world economy.
Turns out, climate change hurts globalized economy too  Jun 11, 10:12 am
New Delhi, Jun 11 (ANI): The globalization has made the economic production far more vulnerable to the impacts of extreme weather, including heat stress on workers, according to a new study.
Suzuki CEO steps down over fuel tests scandal  Jun 8, 7:17 pm
Tokyo, June 8 (ANI): Japanese multinational corporation Suzuki Motor Corp chief executive Osamu Suzuki on Wednesday announced that he would give up his chief-executive title over admission of major flaws in its fuel tests.
Boisterous crowd welcomes PM Modi to Washington  Jun 7, 1:09 am
Washington D.C., June 6 (ANI): With an objective to consolidate the progress made in diverse areas such as economy, energy, environment, defence and security and to intensify cooperation for the future, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who took off for the Unites States after concluding his Swiss engagements, arrived at Joint Base Andrews (JBA) here Monday afternoon on a bilateral visit at the invitation of President Barack Obama.
'India Nightlife Convention and Awards 2016' to bring pubs, clubs under one roof  Jun 4, 5:00 pm
Mumbai, June 4 (ANI): One of the most vibrant and fastest growing industries in India, the nightlife industry, will soon be coming together to support and uplift the revenue generation to contribute largely to the economy of the country.
Hopes high as PM Modi embarks on five-nation tour today  Jun 4, 7:37 am
New Delhi, June 3 (ANI): With an objective to consolidate the progress made in diverse areas such as economy, energy, environment, defence and security and to intensify cooperation for the future, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will embark on a five-nation tour to Afghanistan, Qatar, Switzerland, United States and Mexico beginning this morning.
Govt. to push reform agenda to make India more developed economy: Jaitley  Jun 2, 4:15 pm
Osaka (Japan), June 2 (ANI): Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has said the government will push ahead with its reform agenda to retain the fastest growing large economy tag and help India move towards becoming a more developed economy.
ASSOCHAM hails India growth story; advocates investments for job growth  Jun 2, 3:42 pm
New Delhi, June 2 (ANI): Hailing India's emergence as the fastest growing major economy in the world with the GDP expanding by 7.6 percent, ASSOCHAM President Sunil Kanoria today said it was time to build on the gains and bolster private investment which will be a big catalyst for job creation and achieving the ultimate objective of sustainable growth.
Pleasing to see India-Australia bilateral ties in such good shape, says envoy  Jun 1, 6:21 pm
New Delhi, June 1 (ANI): Describing India as a major emerging economy that is gaining heightened prominence on the world stage, Australia's High Commissioner to India, Harinder Sidhu, said Wednesday that it is pleasing to see the bilateral relationship between New Delhi and Australia in such good shape.
Jaitley urges Japanese infra sector companies to partner India's growth story  Jun 1, 3:55 pm
New Delhi, June 1 (ANI): Speaking at the NIKKEI Conference on the theme "The Future of Asia", Finance Minister Arun Jaitley emphasized the role of various reforms and measures by the government in improving the health of Indian economy amidst the tepid global environment and challenging domestic environment due to two years of bad monsoons.
Congress says 'GDP not the only economic indicator'  Jun 1, 12:54 pm
New Delhi, June 1 (ANI): The Congress Party on Wednesday downplayed reports of India's GDP numbers for quarter January-March making the nation the fastest growing economy in the world, saying it has been hyped as GDP is not the only economic indicator.
Ajmer: 'Pucca' houses might invite doom, believe residents of Devmali!  May 29, 9:42 am
Devmali (Rajasthan), May 29 (ANI): At a time when India has become the world's fastest developing economy, people in Devmali, a small village in Ajmer district, are still living in the medieval style, as all their houses there are made of mud and the sole credit for the bizarre fad goes to their belief that if a family dares to build a concrete house, they will be punished by the almighty.
India the fastest growing economy during global recession: Jaitley  May 28, 5:57 pm
New Delhi, May 28 (ANI): Highlighting the achievements of the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led NDA Government at the Centre, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday said that India is the fastest growing economy during the global recession, adding that it can grow at the rate of 8-9 percent in the years to come.