Economic Times

A joint statement, issued during Prime Minister Narendra Modi's unprecedented visit to Israel, identified start-ups as among areas for boosting bilate
Economy - one year ago
On June 28, the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs gave its in-principle approval for the disinvestment of Air India, which has been in the red for
Economy - one year ago
Touching upon the situation in emerging economies, including India and China, the IMF said the outlook remains for a pick-up in growth.
Economy - one year ago
Diagnosing what limits economic expansion, Krugman blamed the sudden demonetisation announced last Nov, the continuing tight monetary policy and a str
Economy - one year ago
“I think agriculture sector should be given industry status if so many people are dependent on it,” Sitharaman said while addressing the 4th SBI B
Economy - one year ago
"I don't why the monetary policy in India is so tight if we have such inflation performance we will be looking at looser monetary policies," said Krug
Economy - one year ago
Increased mechanisation is taking away some manual labour, while a lack of training of farmers and farm workers for alternate jobs is leaving them wit
Economy - one year ago
The minister said that an inter-ministerial group, which is looking into the financial woes of the telecom industry, is likely to submit its report "w
Economy - one year ago
Increasing the availability of cars that can be used as cabs would be welcome news for Uber and its local rival Ola, although it could heighten tensio
Economy - one year ago
An official notification was issued by the government saying that the packaging material or wrapper not exhausted prior to July 1 may be used for pack
Economy - one year ago
Industry is expected to contribute $280 billion to Indias GDP in eight to nine years due to a positive fallout of the Goods and Services Tax (GST), ac
Economy - one year ago
CGST rate on supply of certain goods, such as 'chena' or 'paneer', rice and other cereals, pulses other than those put up in unit container and bearin
Economy - one year ago
Two aromatic basmati rice varieties -- PB1 and 1401 -- are maximum exported to the EU. The shipments of these varieties with Tricyclazole MRL at 0.03
Economy - one year ago
Family jewel had to be pledged since foreign exchange reserves had plunged to a level that the country could finance only about 15 days’ imports.
Economy - one year ago
According to the latest employment surveys, job creation at 0.19 million (excluding banks) in the first nine months of FY17 is much short of the 8.8 m
Economy - one year ago
The Nikkei/IHS Markit Services Purchasing Managers' Index (PMI) jumped to 53.1 in June from 52.2 in May. A reading above 50 indicates expansion.
Economy - one year ago
In some ways, the implementation of GST has the potential to be as transformative for India's economy as the Interstate Commerce Act was for the Unite
Economy - one year ago
The need for an overhaul of the employment data emerged after opposition parties started criticising the BJP-led NDA govt’s policies, saying they we
Economy - one year ago
New Delhi has slowly wrestled its fiscal deficit to 3.5 percent of GDP from 5 percent a few years ago, the deficits are actually widening at the state
Economy - one year ago
This happens with the Central Board of Direct Taxes relaxing norms that barred such transactions exceeding this amount. The limit will also not apply
Economy - one year ago