Connecting Businesses with Opportunities in India

Economic Times: Indian Economy

Subscribe to Economic Times: Indian Economy feed Economic Times: Indian Economy
News on Indian Economy, Economic Indicators, Government Policy for Economy, Industries Fiscal & Monetary Measures. News & analysis on Domestic and International Trade, National and State Finances, Budget, Government Regulation, Monetary Policy, RBI Rates, Interest Rates, CRR, Indian Trade, Monetary and Industrial Policy.
Updated: 29 min 31 sec ago

Ecommerce policy review may focus on deep discounts: Suresh Prabhu

29 min 31 sec ago
“The minister will internally review the ecommerce policy but this would not be a stakeholder meeting,” said an official in the know of the details.
Categories: India News

Cabinet approves AIIMS for Tamil Nadu, Telangana

1 hour 29 min ago
The Tamil Nadu AIIMS would come up at Madurai at a cost of Rs 1,264 crore, while the Telangana's one would be built at Bibinagar at a cost of Rs 1,028 crore, an official statement said.
Categories: India News

Industry has to compete on everything, tariff protection temporary: DIPP Secy

1 hour 29 min ago
DIPP Secretary Ramesh Abhishek said that the Centre and the states need to work together to provide necessary support to industry to enhance their competitiveness.
Categories: India News

Government plans to amend norms pertaining to incorporation of companies

1 hour 29 min ago
The ministry, which is implementing the Companies Act, has sought comments from the public on the proposed changes to the rules.
Categories: India News

EEPC India flags concerns over exporters losing refunds, possibility of ED action

3 hours 29 min ago
EEPC Chairman pointed out that India's overall merchandise exports remained static, logging in less than one per cent growth in November this year.
Categories: India News

India making constant efforts to gain inroads into Chinese market: Suresh Prabhu

3 hours 29 min ago
Suresh Prabhu was responding to a question on commodities selected by the government to make inroads into the Chinese market.
Categories: India News

73 projects sanctioned over Rs 5,800 crore under Swadesh Darshan scheme: Govt

3 hours 29 min ago
Replying to a query in the Lok Sabha, Union Tourism Minister K J Alphons said projects for development under the scheme were identified after consultation with the state governments/UT Administrations.
Categories: India News

Total government liabilities rise to Rs 82 lakh crore

4 hours 29 min ago
Public debt accounted for 89.3 per cent of total outstanding liabilities at end-September 2018 with the share of internal debt being 82.9 per cent.
Categories: India News

Government may skip large farm loan waiver ahead of 2019 polls:Report

6 hours 29 min ago
The report comes days after a group of economists including former RBI governor Raghuram Rajan, pitched for doing away with farm loan waivers.
Categories: India News

NHAI projects may fall short by 33-37% of FY19 target: Report

6 hours 29 min ago
As on March 31, 2018, NHAI has around 15,000 km of portion, which included projects awarded over the last five years, under completion.
Categories: India News

Sandip Somany takes over as new Ficci President

6 hours 29 min ago
Sanitary ware firm HSIL's CMD Sandip Somany has been elected as the new President of Ficci.
Categories: India News

Export growth to surge 7% in Oct-Dec: Exim Bank

7 hours 29 min ago
The Exim Bank estimate said merchandise exports will go up to USD 82.39 billion for the third quarter of the fiscal year, as against USD 77 billion.
Categories: India News

Transfer of excess reserve may pull down credit rating of RBI: Raghuram Rajan

7 hours 29 min ago
Rating downgrade of the RBI from 'AAA' would make borrowing costlier for the central bank and will have implication for the entire economy.
Categories: India News

Banning high value notes dragged India's economic growth down: Raghuram Rajan

7 hours 29 min ago
Raghuram Rajan said he has seen studies which reaffirm that banning of high value currency notes in late 2016 impacted India's growth significantly.
Categories: India News

RBI action against delay in remittances case panic exporters: EEPC

7 hours 29 min ago
​Ravi Sehgal said India's overall merchandise exports remained static , logging in less than one per cent growth in November this year.
Categories: India News

Tough measures by government and builders needed to revive troubled real estate sector

13 hours 29 min ago
Temporarily, the government can cut both short-term and long-term capital gains taxes to 15% and 10% respectively to bring in new buyers and investors and do away the need for cash transactions.
Categories: India News

Govt revives plan to rein in e-tailers' discounts

13 hours 29 min ago
The commerce and industry ministry is looking at ways to strengthen the e-commerce sector while safeguarding the interests of domestic retailers.
Categories: India News

Agri commodities index dips 0.19%, onion & potato prices fall

Sun, 12/16/2018 - 10:00pm
The Agriwatch Agri Commodities Index dipped 0.19% to 107.96 during the week ended December 15, 2018, from 108.16 the previous week.
Categories: India News

Maharashtra sugar industry demands Rs 500-crore package

Sun, 12/16/2018 - 10:00pm
Declining domestic sugar prices coupled with slower pace of exports are likely to increase the arrears and add to the simmering farm distress in the country, according to industry executives and experts.
Categories: India News

Court order trips tax hounds in hunt for secret foreign assets

Sun, 12/16/2018 - 10:00pm
As tax havens began sharing information, laws have been strengthened over the years to bring undisclosed foreign assets under the tax net.
Categories: India News

Pages