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GST can be India's 'Brahmastra' against global headwinds: ASSOCHAM  Nov 26, 8:43 pm
New Delhi, Nov.26 (ANI): New ASSOCHAM president Sunil Kanoria on Thursday said it is time lawmakers across parties passed the Constitutional Amendment Bill on GST without further delay as it would send a strong signal to investors that India's economy can overcome serious global and domestic challenges with political will.
ISIS impact on global economy cannot be understated, says Jaitley  Nov 24, 9:06 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 24 (ANI): Taking about geo-political factors contributing to the economy instability, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday noted that what the ISIS had been doing in the last few months across the world itself poses a new danger to civilisation, and therefore, its impact on the global economy cannot be understated.
'Committed to eradicating poverty', says PM Modi  Nov 22, 5:35 pm
Kuala Lumpur, Nov. 22 (ANI): Highlighting the initiatives taken by his government for the betterment of the nation, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said that he is committed to eradicating poverty and give the people the fruits of a modern economy.
Committed to giving fruits of a modern economy: PM Modi  Nov 22, 4:48 pm
Kuala Lumpur, Nov. 22 (ANI): Asserting that the Indian community in Malaysia has made immense contribution to make the nation an economic power house, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said India is committed to giving fruits of a modern economy.
Assam hosts International Trade Fair to give boost to its economy  Nov 22, 2:13 pm
Jorhat (Assam), Nov.22 (ANI): Assam's Jorhat City recently played host to an international trade fair that it hopes will give a boost to its economy and other related commercial activities.
Drop in public and private investments top concerns: Raghuram  Nov 20, 1:25 pm
New Delhi, Nov 20 (ANI): The Governor of the Reserve Bank of India, Raghuram Rajan, has said that India as Asia's third-largest economy is being hampered by a drop in public and private investments amid hopes that strong foreign capital flows will help rectify this weakness.
Low oil prices favoured Indian economy: Arun Jaitley  Nov 17, 11:12 am
New Delhi, Nov. 17 (ANI): Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has said the low oil prices have created a favourable environment for the Indian economy as it helped to absorb the loss faced by oil companies and kept inflation under control.
PM Modi expresses concern over slowdown in global trade  Nov 16, 9:06 pm
Antalya, Nov. 16 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said that a transparent, equitable, non-discriminatory and rule-based global trading system is essential for the global economy.
Salwan Media to host fifth edition of Knowledge Economy Conference in February  Nov 16, 8:12 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 16 (ANI): Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ambitious initiave the 'Make in India' week, Salwan Media Ventures will host the 5th edition of its annual 'One Globe: Uniting Knowledge Communities' conference on February 5 and 6 next year at the Imperial Hotel here.
FICCI comments on WPI inflation data  Nov 16, 3:06 pm
New Delhi, Nov 16 (ANI): WPI inflation rate has been in the negative zone for the twelfth consecutive month. Besides muted commodity prices, this is also reflective of persisting weak demand conditions in the economy. At this point in time all steps should be taken for improving the demand situation in the economy and bringing pricing power back in the hands of manufacturers.
India is among the most open countries for foreign investments: PM Modi  Nov 13, 12:30 am
London, Nov. 13 (ANI): Asserting that his government has been working relentlessly to put the economy back on track, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said India is among the most open countries for foreign investments.
'Sab Ka Saath, Sab Ka Vikas' a commitment to individual liberties, rights: PM Modi  Nov 12, 10:59 pm
London, Nov. 12 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said that his government's motto of 'Sab Ka Saath, Sab Ka Vikas' is not just a call for economic inclusion but is also a celebration of our diversity, the creed for social harmony and a commitment to individual liberties and rights.
Inflation, slow industrial growth remain causes of concern, says ASSOCHAM  Nov 12, 7:45 pm
New Delhi, Nov.12 (ANI): Two key macro indicators of retail inflation inching up to five per cent in October and industrial growth slowing to 3.6 per cent in September, 2015 clearly point out that the Indian economy still faces several tough challenges, ASSOCHAM Secretary General D S Rawat said on Thursday.
India Inc optimistic about next two quarters: ASSOCHAM  Nov 9, 11:23 am
New Delhi, Nov 9 (ANI): India Inc is optimistic about the state of economy improving in the next two quarters at the industry and firm level. With the last six months rough on the ground level, the survey conducted by ASSOCHAM believes there is too much chance for improvement.
Despite rate cut, real estate sentiments lukewarm in NCR: ASSOCHAM   Nov 7, 6:49 pm
New Delhi, Nov.7 (ANI): Despite the recent rate cut of 50 bps by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) and great offers made by developers during the festive season, the investment in the property has remained lukewarm in and around the NCR region due to lack of confidence in state of economy, delay in project execution, lack of fresh employment generation and overall slowdown, reveals ASSOCHAM's recent study.
Will connect coastlines, ports with roads for economic, job benefits, says PM Modi  Nov 5, 5:14 pm
Sonipat (Haryana), Nov. 5 (ANI): Laying the foundation stone of Eastern Peripheral Expressway here, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said his government wants to connect coastlines and ports with roads so that opportunities are manifold and economy benefits.
India's economy growing fastest, says Jaitley  Nov 1, 9:47 pm
Raipur, Nov. 1 (ANI): Speaking at a function to mark the 15th statehood celebrations of Chhattisgarh, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Sunday said Indian economy was the fastest growing economy in the world.
Africa, India are two bright spots of hope, opportunities in global economy: PM(Update)  Oct 29, 11:48 am
New Delhi, Oct. 29 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said India's development priorities and Africa's lofty vision for its future are aligned, adding that both sides are two bright spots of hope and opportunities in the global economy.
Global warming solution lies in hands of 'major economies'  Oct 27, 3:45 pm
Washington D.C., Oct. 27 (ANI): Scientists have revealed that if one major economy take the lead and have other nation's follow, global warming can be kept below two degree Celsius.
Congress backs Shourie's criticism of PM   Oct 27, 1:14 pm
New Delhi, Oct.27 (ANI): Congress leader Sandeep Dixit on Tuesday endorsed former union minister Arun Shourie's accusation of Prime Minister Narendra Modi that he is more concerned of managing headlines instead of economy.
Shourie in 'pain' for not being part of Govt.: BJP  Oct 27, 10:28 am
New Delhi, Oct. 27 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party on Tuesday brushed aside former Union Minister Arun Shourie's statement that Prime Minister Narendra Modi 'managed headlines instead of economy', saying that the former had made such a remark since he was in pain for not being a part of the NDA Government anymore.
NDA Govt. nothing but 'Congress plus cow': Arun Shourie  Oct 27, 9:46 am
New Delhi, Oct. 27 (ANI): Training guns on Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led NDA Government, Former Union Minister Arun Shourie accused the former of managing headlines instead of economy, saying that such an approach would not work in the long run.
India economy insulated from global slowdown, claims Jaitley  Oct 17, 10:27 pm
Pune, Oct.17 (ANI): Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday said that the Indian economy is insulated from the global slowdown, as the factors responsible for slowdown around the world, such as commodity and oil prices, are having a positive impact on the Indian economy, as India is the buyer of such products.
Maritime security, 'Blue Economy' to dominate India-Africa Summit  Oct 16, 7:53 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 16 (ANI): Ahead of the third India-Africa Summit, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Friday said peacekeeping, maritime security and 'Blue Economy' are three major areas where India has been engaging Africa.