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FICCI looking forward to budget giving positive direction to Indian economy  Feb 8, 7:45 pm
New Delhi, Feb.8 (ANI): The Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) on Monday said that it was looking forward to budget 2016-17 taking the Indian economy on the forward track.
Paradip Refinery will enhance economic progress in Eastern India: PM   Feb 7, 8:39 am
New Delhi, Feb. 7 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi will today dedicate to the nation Indian Oil Corporation's new state-of-the-art refinery at Paradip in Odisha.
Delhi to hold '5th Annual One Globe Knowledge Conference 2016'  Feb 1, 6:28 pm
New Delhi, Feb 1 (ANI): To bring together global thought leaders to discuss 21st century knowledge economy in India and South Asia, fifth annual edition of the 'One Globe Conference: Uniting Knowledge Communities' will be hosted specifically to focus on ideas, issues and impact of the Indian government's ambitious agenda to transform India into a 21st century knowledge economy through its initiatives like Digital India, Make in India, Smart Cities and Entrepreneurship.
India's manufacturing sector yet to recover fully: President Mukherjee  Jan 25, 8:30 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 25 (ANI): Stating that 2015 had been a year of 'challenges', President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday said that India's manufacturing sector is yet to recover fully as unpredictability and uncertainty marked the commodity markets.
Sales to pick up in next six months; earnings, investment to stay muted: ASSOCHAM Bizcon Survey  Jan 24, 8:52 am
New Delhi, Jan. 24 (ANI): India Inc hopes to see better sales volume and improved capacity utilization in the next two quarters but does not expect any uptick in investment and corporate earnings even as the overall macro situation would change for better, according to an ASSOCHAM Bizcon Survey.
'Beyond cash' identifies barriers and solutions to a digital, inclusive economy in India  Jan 20, 3:36 pm
New Delhi, Jan 20 (ANI): The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) today released a report identifying key ways to ensure the success of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's national mission for financial inclusion.
Urge Indian community in Jerusalem to invest in India: Sushma  Jan 18, 11:33 pm
Jerusalem, Jan. 18 (ANI): External Affairs Minister (EAM) Sushma Swaraj on Monday urged the Indian community in Jerusalem to build long term stakes in the Indian economy through investment and joint development of products and services.
'Significant' changes have come since PM Modi came to power: Jaitley  Jan 16, 11:03 am
New Delhi, Jan.16 (ANI): Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday asserted that there have been some 'extremely significant' changes in the nation as well as its economy since Prime Minister Narendra Modi came to power.
Deflationary trend indication of weak demand in economy: FICCI  Jan 14, 5:29 pm
New Delhi, Jan.14 (ANI): Reacting to the latest WPI(Wholesale Price Index) based inflation numbers, the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry(FICCI) on Friday said the continuation of the deflationary trend is an indication of weak demand in the economy.
Paswan to speak on illicit trade being a national security threat  Jan 14, 3:18 pm
New Delhi, Jan.14 (ANI): Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution Minister Ram Vilas Paswan will address the inaugural session of the second edition of the international conference on 'Illicit Trade- Threat To National Security and Economy' on Friday.
Decline in Indian market due to weak Chinese economy: Market expert  Jan 14, 12:30 pm
New Delhi, Jan.14 (ANI): Market expert Akash Jindal on Thursday said the decline in Indian market is a result of weak Chinese economy as well as crude oil price being a twelve-year low.
Economy recovering with mixed signals: Arvind Subramanian  Jan 12, 9:51 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 12 (ANI): Chief Economic Advisor (CEA) Arvind Subramanian on Tuesday stated that the Indian economy is recovering, but with mixed signals.
Indian among fastest growing economies in world, says FM  Jan 7, 11:02 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 7 (ANI): Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday said the Indian economy has emerged as one of the fastest growing economies in the world with its gross domestic product (GDP) growth accelerated at 7.3 percent in 2014-15 compared to 6.9 percent growth in 2013-14 and 5.1 percent in 2012-13, indicating that the economy is firmly on the path of economic revival.
Indian startups will lead the 'Global Sharing Economy' in 2016  Jan 6, 6:37 pm
Bangalore, Jan 6 (ANI-NewsVoir): The sharing or renting economy is rapidly establishing itself as a disruptive new framework in the wake of the extreme consumerism that was led by e-commerce and mobile-commerce companies.
Experts discuss ways to transform Manipur economically  Jan 1, 5:55 pm
Imphal, Jan. 1 (ANI): In a two-day seminar based on the theme "Economic Transformation in North East India Predicaments, Potentials and Policies", experts gathered in Imphal recently to discuss ways to boost the economy of Manipur by implementing various central and state-sponsored schemes.
Ex-Pak envoy says trade relation with India 'harmless'  Dec 31, 12:43 pm
Karachi, Dec. 31 (ANI): Former Pakistani High Commissioner to India Aziz Ahmed Khan has said that trade relations between India and Pakistan will not harm the latter's economy.
China officially ends one-child policy  Dec 27, 10:11 pm
Beijing, Dec.27 (ANI): China on Sunday officially ended its three decade old one child policy, allowing couples to have a second child amid deepening demographic crisis of shrinking workforce and aging population in the world's second largest economy.
India a 'festival driven economy': PM Modi  Dec 27, 11:15 am
New Delhi, Dec. 27 (ANI): Addressing the 15th edition of the Mann ki Baat, Prime Minister Narendra Modi highlighted the importance of festivals for the Indian economy.
Air India to serve veg meals in economy class on domestic flights  Dec 26, 12:20 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 26 (ANI): Air India has decided to serve only vegetarian hot meals on its domestic flights in economy class with a flying time of 60 to 90 minutes from January 1.
Need for judges to understand dynamics of business, says Justice Sikri  Dec 18, 8:39 pm
New Delhi, Dec.18 (ANI): Underlining the imperative need for judges to understand the dynamics of business and the challenges that businesses face to be able to resolve commercial disputes bearing in mind the overall impact judicial decisions have on business, economy and society, Supreme Court Judge Justice Arjan Kumar Sikri on Friday said in any economy, especially growing economies, disputes are bound to arise between business and the state or between two business entities.
Govt. fully committed to achieve inclusive growth, says Jaitley  Dec 18, 8:16 pm
New Delhi, Dec.18 (ANI): Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday said the NDA-Government at the Centre is fully committed to the goal of achieving inclusive growth in order to mitigate poverty and to ensure decent quality of life for all the citizens.
Fed finally exits zero-rate policy, hikes rate by 25 bps  Dec 17, 1:14 pm
New Delhi, Dec 17 (ANI): Marked as a history move, the rate hike marks the exit of the zero interest rate policy, which had been into place in the wake of the financial crisis of 2008. The decision comes on the back of some particularly strong macroeconomic data emerging out of the world's largest economy: the unemployment rate recently hit a seven-year low while jobs growth, too, has been steady.
Indo-Japan nuke deal will help strengthen our economy: Qamar Agha  Dec 12, 3:50 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 12 (ANI): Expressing hope on the civil nuclear deal between India and Japan, Defence expert Qamar Agha on Saturday said that it will help strengthen India's economy which is not only a positive development but will also bring large investments and jobs.
Raghuram believes GST to unify the nation  Dec 11, 1:19 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 11 (ANI): The implementation of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) will be good for the economy, said RBI governor Raghuram Rajan. He said that the GST will bring in two major advantages. Firstly GST could increase the tax base and secondly it will reduce the barriers between states.