Economic Times

FTAs, by definition, are about countries swapping market access in areas where they have respective comparative advantages in place.
Economy - an hour ago
4.2% would be the lowest growth since govt adopted a new base year for gross domestic product data in 2012.
Economy - 3 hours ago
About 80 sugar mills from Uttar Pradesh have already started crushing operations. “Mills from eastern UP may take eight to 10 days to start crushing
Economy - 4 hours ago
AIIB may invest $400 million each in the two metro projects. In Bangalore, it has decided to invest $350 million. AIIB is in advanced talks with diffe
Economy - 5 hours ago
The government said a declining trend in hoarding of cash in Rs 2,000 banknotes may be coming down. In a reply to a question on action against hoardin
Economy - 6 hours ago
Delay in the issuance of refunds has been a sore point for exporters since the switchover to goods and services tax (GST) regime in July 2017. The new
Economy - 6 hours ago
According to the Supreme Court’s recent ruling in the Essar Steel case, overturning an order of the National Company Law Appellate Tribunal, claims
Economy - 6 hours ago
Job creation has slipped to 2.8% in 2018-19 as compared to 3.9% in 2017-18 according to CARE Ratings. The ratings agency highlighted that core industr
Economy - 6 hours ago
A gap has grown for decades between consumption as reported by GDP data and NSSO surveys.
Economy - 14 hours ago
On October 31, the WTO had ruled that export subsidy programmes-MEIS, Export oriented units scheme and sector specific schemes, including Electronics
Economy - 14 hours ago
AIIB is in advanced talks with different nodal agencies, including Chennai Metro Rail and the Mumbai Metro Rail Corp, two people with direct knowledge
Economy - 15 hours ago
Assam government has indicated that it would consider higher usage of unused land in tea estates on a case-to-case basis for business diversification.
Economy - 16 hours ago
Last week, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said the government would move forward on the merger of the three state-owned general insurance compani
Economy - 19 hours ago
"During 2019-20, there was a 3-4 weeks delay in sowing as well as decline in sown area of the kharif onion because of late arrival of monsoon. Further
Economy - 19 hours ago
As per the Management Information System (MIS), the average share of workforce under Mahatma Gandhi NREGS in the age group of 18-30 in 2018-19 stood a
Economy - 20 hours ago
The demand for increasing bank deposit insurance cover, which was last revised in May 1993, has come to the fore after the ongoing crisis at PMC Bank.
Economy - 21 hours ago
"No sir," Minister of State for Finance Anurag Thakur said in a written reply in the Rajya Sabha to a query if the government intends to revise fiscal
Economy - 21 hours ago
As per the study, the aggregate headcount or employment increased at a CAGR of 3.3% over a four-year period from 2014-15 to 2018-19 compared with a CA
Economy - 21 hours ago
According to the former Reserve Bank of India governor, there are three economic challenges- climate change, demographic divergence and technology - w
Economy - 21 hours ago
Despite the export ban enacted in September to keep domestic supply inside India, prices have surged after rain and floods during October and November
Economy - 22 hours ago