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New Delhi [India], June 20 (ANI): President Ram Nath Kovind on Thursday said that work is underway in full earnest to transform India into a "global manufacturing hub" and to ensure Indian economy is among five largest in the world in terms of gross domestic product (GDP).
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New Delhi [India], June 19 (ANI): The Economic Advisory Council to the Prime Minister (EAC-PM) said on Wednesday that India's GDP estimation methodology is at par with its global standing as a responsible, transparent and well-managed economy.
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London [Britain], June 18 (ANI): Global rating agency Fitch Ratings has cut forecast for India's gross domestic product (GDP) growth to 6.6 per cent for the current fiscal 2019-20, from 6.8 per cent projected three months ago, largely due to persistent slowdown in manufacturing and agricultu
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New Delhi [India], June 12 (ANI): Economic Advisory Council to the Prime Minister on Wednesday refuted the claim by former Chief Economic Adviser Arvind Subramanian that the gross domestic product (GDP) growth rate was overestimated by 2.5 per cent between 2011-12 and 2016-17.
New Delhi [India], June 11 (ANI): After former Chief Economic Advisor Dr Arvind Subramanian claimed in an article that the gross domestic product (GDP) growth rate was overestimated by 2.5 per cent between 2011-12 and 2016-17, Union Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation (MOSPI)
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New Delhi [India], June 10 (ANI): The Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation said on Monday it is proposing to establish a National Data Warehouse on Official Statistics which will leverage technology and use big data analytical tools to improve the quality of macro-economic agg
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Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Jun 6 (ANI): Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati on Thursday hit out at the Centre expressing dissatisfaction over the increasing unemployment rate in the country that has risen to a record 6.1 per cent, highest in last 45 years.
Updated : 3 weeks, 2 days ago IST
Washington D.C. [USA], June 1(ANI): The Pentagon on Saturday said that the strategic partnership between India and the United States has strengthened significantly during the past two decades, and asserted that both countries recognise the importance of the India-Pacific region for global tr
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New Delhi [India], June 1 (ANI): The government needs to boost consumption by cutting interest rates and allocate adequate funds to build big infrastructure projects across the country to reverse the slowdown in economy, leading experts said on Saturday.
New Delhi [India], May 31 (ANI): The Congress on Friday said the slump in economic growth and unemployment are two important challenges before the country and expressed the hope that the new government would address these issues.
New Delhi [India], May 31 (ANI): The economic growth rate for the financial year 2018-19 stood at a five-year low of 6.8 per cent, data released by the Central Statistics Office (CSO) showed on Friday.
Updated : 4 weeks, 1 day ago IST
New Delhi [India], May 27 (ANI): India Ratings and Research (Ind-Ra) said on Monday that it expects India's GDP growth rate during 2018-19 to be 6.9 per cent as against the advance estimate of 7 per cent.