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How domestic and foreign companies are upbeat about PLI scheme to make India a manufacturing powerhouse

Computers to lightbulbs, air conditioners to washing machines, phones to medicines, factories in India don’t make the whole product across several categories. What goes for...

India’s high priority for now should be to grow at 7-8 pc: Former RBI guv Jalan

New Delhi: Describing the Budget 2021-22 as “extremely good”, former RBI governor Bimal Jalan on Tuesday said that India’s high priority for now should be...

You spend on infra and you create a capital asset, jobs, demand: Nirmala Sitharaman

Your budget has been described as one of the great recent budgets. Were you expecting such a reaction? Our priority was only to make sure...

indian economy: Vaccination plan for an ailing Indian economy: Job creation agenda needs a reset

As we eagerly wait for a historic budget in once-in-a-lifetime situation of Covid-19, the issue of resilience, both economic and societal, becomes extremely significant going...

Indian economy to get shot in the arm from Budget 2021: Economists

India’s path to economic recovery will be stronger than previously thought as fiscal expansion and vaccine hopes help the country heal from COVID-19, a Reuters...

Indian economy estimated to contract by 9.6% in 2020: UN report

United Nations: India’s economy is estimated to contract by 9.6 per cent in 2020, as lockdowns and other containment efforts to control COVID-19 slashed domestic...

indian economy: India likely to outperform Asian economies, clock 12.8% growth in 2021: Nomura

Sonal Varma, MD & Chief Economist (India and Asia ex-Japan) Saion Mukherjee, MD & Head of India Equity Research, Nomura, in conversation with ET Now....

raghuram rajan: Looking at the Sensex, one thinks problems are over. They are just starting: Raghuram Rajan

It seems to me there is a pent-up demand from the rich in India, as reflected in growing car sales, whereas two-wheeler sales are not...

indian economy: Indian economy to rebound with 8.9% growth in FY22

Indian economy is likely to rebound with an 8.9 per cent growth in the fiscal year beginning April 2021 after economic activity showed significant improvement...

Budget 2021: Lessons for Nirmala Sitharaman from India’s favourite game

In the 1960-70s, India produced some excellent cricketers — Mansoor Ali Khan Pataudi, Ajit Wadekar, Farokh Engineer, Bishan Singh Bedi, E A S Prasanna and...

India’s growth to rebound to 5.4% in FY 22: World Bank

The World Bank estimates India’s growth to recover to 5.4% in FY22, as the rebound from a low base is offset by muted private investment...

View: Paying every Indian 5,000 can be the fiscal fix to make 2021 really happy

We spent most of 2020 in doom and gloom mode about the economy, courtesy the coronavirus. But it is time to be optimistic again as...

budget 2021: What FM Nirmala Sitharaman can learn from Budgets presented during crises

When the then finance minister Morarji Desai rose to present the Union budget on the evening of February 28, 1963, he clarified that he would...

Aiyar explains how land problems bar India’s path to the next level

Noted economy commentator Swaminathan Aiyar, who was originally a big advocate of enhanced stimulus, recently praised Nirmala Sitharaman’s fiscal plan, saying that her stimulus package...

Indian economy | RBI: Indian economy reviving; coming out of pandemic slowdown at unforeseen pace, says RBI

NEW DELHI: As economic activities gather momentum and strive to get back to pre-Covid levels, the Reserve Bank of India has said that the Indian...

Our investment plans in India on track, Indian economy has strength to bounce back: Saudi Arabia

NEW DELHI: Saudi Arabia, the world’s largest oil exporter, on Sunday said its investment plans in India are on track, noting that the Indian economy...

Economy, earnings set to recover faster but inflation a concern: CEOs in ET poll

Mumbai: About 75% participants in an exclusive ET CEO poll said the economy and earnings are set to recover faster than expected from the pandemic-induced...

Faced with revenue worries, Centre may look at PSUs for higher dividends

NEW DELHI: The Union government may look towards its cash-rich public sector undertakings and those falling behind on their capex plans for current fiscal to...

gdp: Why Q2 GDP print should not make govt & RBI complacent

Second quarter GDP data officially confirmed the Indian economy is in a technical recession. The economy contracted by 7.54 per cent in Q2FY21 compared with...

gdp: View: The added burden of taxes, the aspect that went almost unnoticed in Q2 GDP narrative

By the time you read this, you would already have digested the major implications of the latest data on economic growth, released on Friday: the...

stip 2020: View: Science Technology & Innovation Policy (STIP) 2020: Targeting to become ‘Atma Nirbhar’

By Dr Ashwini Kumar Sharma Among the various lessons the pandemic taught us, being ‘Atma Nirbhar‘ as a nation, tops the list. This has led...

Stay positive. Goldilocks period ahead for market and economy

The festival season has started. Festivities bring with them hope. The drop in new Covid-19 infections and in the total number of cases brings hope....

Rehiring: Some employees are getting a new job… at their old job

(This story originally appeared in on Nov 01, 2020) Kushal Kolthe, a senior revenue manager at holiday home rental company Vista Rooms, was put on...

Economy to be among the fastest growing next year: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman

NEW DELHI: The Indian economy may contract or stagnate this fiscal but it will bounce back to be among the fastest growing in the world...

Indian economy will recover from coronavirus crisis with right policies: IMF official

WASHINGTON: The Indian economy, severely hit by the coronavirus pandemic, would be well placed to start recovering from the “horrible crisis” with the government making...