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Monday, October 26, 2020

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RBI keeps key rates unchanged, says GDP could contract 9.5% this fiscal

October 10, 2020 2:56 am

Growth could be back in Q4; three-speed recovery likely, says RBI Governor

Evidence shows that GDP decline is due to COVID-19. Economy is recovering strongly in unlock phase

September 08, 2020 8:57 am

All countries including India used measures for liquidity, credit and transfers as all of these collectively impact aggregate demand. The recovery in the unlock phase is an outcome of these steps.

Extent of damage clearer, stage set for second stimulus

September 01, 2020 7:46 pm

The urgency also stems from the RBI’s assessment that initial greenshoots visible in May-June had reversed in July and August, and that it will take some for the economy to mend and regain momentum.

Economists average around 20% contraction in June qtr GDP; informal, small-scale, agri may broaden impact

August 18, 2020 12:24 am

The economic activity was expected to recover slightly with the unlock process, but the July-September quarter’s growth estimates are now being revised downwards with intermittent localised lockdowns resulting in slack economic activity and weak demand.

Congress slams government over slip in GDP growth

September 01, 2019 5:20 pm

Senior Congress leader Anand Sharma also slammed Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman for her assertion that the government is taking steps to clear the path to achieve the goal of a $5 trillion economy.

Gloomy numbers

August 31, 2019 1:20 am

With growth slumping, government must address structural issues plaguing the economy

A recipe for growth

June 01, 2019 1:30 am

India should learn from its past, and speed up critical reforms

Baseline Scenario: After a gloomy mid-year picture, RBI’s brighter growth forecast for FY17

January 05, 2016 6:00 am

Deflator is the inflation measure used to convert estimates of nominal GDP into real, inflation-adjusted terms. The national accounts rely on a combination of CPI and WPI deflators to translate nominal growth into real terms.

First test for govt: Q2 GDP growth estimated to dip

November 26, 2014 12:59 am

The third and fourth quarters numbers are likely to be better.

Exit lines

February 17, 2014 11:49 pm

FM keeps his word on fiscal consolidation. But promises for next year will be more difficult to keep.