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India largest investor in UK after the US

June 19, 2009 7:47:31 pm

After United States,India is the largest investor in United Kingdom in 2008-09.

‘Inflation to remain in negative territory for 2-3 months’

June 18, 2009 8:58:54 pm

Global financial services provider Citi said that inflation moving into the negative territory is 'no surprise'.

Budget to provide booster to New Pension System

June 18, 2009 3:51:55 pm

The Finance Ministry is likely to provide a booster to NPS in forthcoming Budget by exempting initial contribution to it from income tax.

World needs new reserve currencies: Russia

June 16, 2009 11:58:06 am

Russian President Dmitry Medvedev said on Tuesday world needed new reserve currencies.

Gold remains weak on lower global cues

June 13, 2009 4:21:02 pm

Gold prices extended losses for the third straight day in the bullion market.

Need growth with fiscal discipline: FM

June 11, 2009 12:45:31 pm

Pranab said there was a need to find ways to bring the economy back to higher growth path.

S&P may downgrade India’s rating

June 9, 2009 6:17:56 pm

Global rating agency Standard & Poor's said it may downgrade India's sovereign rating.

Govt has scope for asset sales: Montek

June 8, 2009 4:22:49 pm

The govt has scope to raise funds through asset sales of state-run firms,Ahluwalia said.

India stresses resuming Doha talks

June 8, 2009 4:20:01 pm

Disagreement between India and US over reduction in tariffs led to collapse of talks in Geneva.

Global airline losses to hit $9 bn in 2009: IATA

June 8, 2009 12:08:46 pm

Global airlines are likely to lose $9 bn this year as rising fuel create an unprecedented crisis.

Budget to mirror UPA priorities: PM

June 5, 2009 6:10:47 pm

The Union Budget for 2009-10 will reflect UPA Government's ambitious agenda like Rs three kg rice or wheat for BPL families,enlarging NREGA coverage and more focus on infrastructure to bring the economy on high growth.

‘Capital flows to India may double in FY10’

June 3, 2009 4:26:27 pm

Capital flows to India will almost double to $33.9 bn from an estimated $17.3 billion in 2008-09.

Montek may continue as PC Dy Chairman

June 2, 2009 4:27:19 pm

Montek Singh Ahluwalia is likely to remain Deputy Chairman of the Planning Commission,which will be constituted shortly.

IT industry to meet FM for pre-budget consultations

June 2, 2009 1:17:05 pm

The software industry will meet Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee to put forward their demands for the sector.

Communists put brakes on industry after vote

May 26, 2009 4:36:52 pm

India's communists will limit land acquisition for industry in their heartland state after voters’ anger.

PM for pushing reforms,jobs & investment

May 19, 2009 4:09:31 pm

The new Govt will revive economic growth and make it even more inclusive,PM elect said.

Business confidence in India rises: KPMG

May 14, 2009 1:35:37 pm

The confidence of service sector in BRIC countries has witnessed a sharp rise,KPMG says.

Inflation seen at 0.3 pct on May 2

May 13, 2009 2:06:13 pm

Inflation is expected to have fallen back at the start of May after rising in previous 3 weeks.

Economy to grow 7-7.5 pct: Plan Panel

May 8, 2009 12:35:23 pm

India will expand at 7-7.5 pct in current fiscal that began in April,a PlanComm member said.

Oil falls below $51 amid weak consumer spending

May 1, 2009 2:21:13 pm

Oil prices fell below USD 51 a barrel in Asia as investors clung to a month-long trading range amid uncertainty.

Pandemic risk fuels fears for world economy

April 28, 2009 11:51:34 am

The rising risk that a global pandemic could snuff out frail signs of recovery in world economy.

‘Economy to recover in H2,if stable govt comes’

April 24, 2009 3:42:52 pm

Goldman said economic activity increased immediately after 5 elections out of 7 since 1984.

$30 bn FDI expected in 2009-10

April 24, 2009 3:08:41 pm

Global investors are expected to remain positive on India and bring $30 bn FDI into the country.

Inflation seen at 0.09 pct on April 11

April 22, 2009 2:39:48 pm

The annual inflation rate is forecast to have eased to just above zero in second week of April.

‘India’s GDP to fall to 3.4% in 2009’

April 17, 2009 6:31:19 pm

India's economic growth rate is expected to fall drastically to 3.4 per cent this year.