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The GDP figures are within the government's target range of 6.0-6.5 per cent for the whole year.
15 Jul 2019 9:22 AM

The slowing economy makes it more difficult for President Xi Jinping to fight back forcefully against the US.

Analysts don’t see any major growth in the capex cycle even as new capacity addition annou-ncements have declined 80 per cent year-on-year .
12 Jul 2019 3:58 AM

Jefferies Activity Index growth remained negative for the second month in a row in May, implying GDP growth of 4 per cent.

Former finance minister Arun Jaitley.
06 Jul 2019 12:29 PM

India's economic growth slowed to a five-year low of 5.8 per cent in the January-March quarter.

While presenting interim Budget 2019-20 in February, the government had pegged fiscal deficit target at 3.4 per cent. (Photo: PTI/Representational)
05 Jul 2019 2:13 PM

The fiscal deficit this year is 3.3 per cent brought down from 3.4 per cent.

Former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley.
05 Jul 2019 9:16 AM

The Economic Survey projected India's growth to rise to 7 pc in the current fiscal, from five-year low of 6.8 pc in 2018-19.

The slowdown in the world economy and EMDEs in 2018 followed the escalation of US-China trade tensions.
04 Jul 2019 5:13 PM

India continued to remain the fastest-growing major economy in the world in 2018-19.

In order to create a USD 10 trillion economy by 2032, India needs a robust and resilient infrastructure. (Photo: AP)
04 Jul 2019 4:20 PM

As the country has only been able to put USD 100 to 110 billion annually into infrastructure development.

The Government had budgeted to collect Rs 11.50 lakh crore from direct taxes and Rs 7.43 lakh crore from GST in 2018-19.
04 Jul 2019 3:12 PM

In 2018-19, direct taxes grew by 13.4 per cent owing to improved performance of corporate tax.

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman.
04 Jul 2019 11:55 AM

The growth projection is higher than a five-year low economic growth of 6.8 per cent for the year ended March 31.

Economy is facing headwinds in manufacturing and agriculture sectors that saw growth rate slowing down to 5-year low of 5.8 per cent in the January-March quarter.
04 Jul 2019 9:34 AM

Govt might this year again slip on fiscal deficit front given sluggish GST collections and lower-than-expected growth in direct taxes.


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