Tag: GDP growth

budget 2021: 4.5% fiscal deficit and GDP quite possible next year: Samiran Chakraborty, Citi

2021 could be a year when both the RBI and the government will have to plan for at least some amount of normalisation, says Samiran...

Rural demand has softened pandemic blow, but won’t revive economy: Experts

The positive story of the rural sector has softened the pandemic-induced blow to the economy so far, said economists, but the “only silver lining” in...

Global stocks jump after Pelosi sets Tuesday deadline for US stimulus vote; China posts strong economic data

Global stocks jumped on Monday, after Democrat House Speaker Nancy Pelosi set an end-Tuesday deadline to reach an agreement on the US coronavirus stimulus plan....

india gdp growth: Real GDP likely to contract by 10.9 per cent in FY21: SBI Ecowrap

After the country’s economy contracted by a record 23.9 per cent in April-June quarter, real GDP for FY21 is expected to shrink by 10.9 per...

View: Why combating music piracy in India is a losing battle

By Blaise Fernandes Liberal democracies like Australia, Britain and the US have, on an average, around 4% of GDP contribution from the media and entertainment...

Why India needs to put cash in the hands of the poor

By Ateesh Tankha In his 1776 magnum opus, An Inquiry Into the Nature and Cause of the Wealth of Nations — more commonly known as...

Lockdown, Day 30: Rising cases, falling growth

Locked-down India may be in its worst quarter since the mid-1990s. Fitch today slashed growth projections to 0.8% in the current 2020-21 fiscal, highlighting the...

india gdp growth: IMF projects India’s growth rate at 1.9% in 2020, forecasts global recession due to COVID-19

The IMF on Tuesday projected a GDP growth of 1.9 per cent for India in 2020, as the global economy hits the worst recession since...

View: How long will the pandemic last? 3 Covid scenarios

How long will the coronavirus pandemic last along with the deep economic recession it has created? I am a pessimist and fear a protracted tragedy....