PM Modi finds ways to attract foreign investors to India; suggests ministries to do this
PM Modi said that the action should be taken for a more proactive approach to handhold the investors.
Agriculture infrastructure funding pegged at Rs 1.68 lakh cr for 2020-25: Govt task force
Even agri-exports as a share of GDP is fairly lower for India relative to the rest of the world despite being one of the largest producers of...
Infrastructure development critical for growth, achieving $5 trillion economy by FY25: Finance ministry report
The task force also suggested setting up three committees for monitoring, implementation and funding of infrastructure projects.
Lockdown knocked wind out from India’s major industries; core sector shrinks up to 25% in one month
The core industries' output shrank by 6.5 per cent in March, which grew at an 11-month high rate of 5.5 per cent in the month of February.
European economy suffers record drop amid coronavirus pandemic
The drop compares to a 4.8 per cent contraction in the US during the first quarter as the shock from the outbreak hits economies around the world.
With 7.45 lakh followers, RBI most popular among central banks on Twitter
The Reserve Bank of India is not the most powerful in terms of monetary fire power like its peers in the US and Europe but when it comes to...
No, low crude oil price is not good for India. Govt is losing this much tax revenue per day
India’s 40-day lockdown to contain the spread of the coronavirus is curbing oil demand and reducing the government’s tax income from the petroleum...
Nifty, Sensex Soar on Covid-19 Drug Hopes, Set for Best Month Since 2009
The NSE Nifty 50 index advanced 3.11 per cent to 9,850.3 by 0455 GMT, while the benchmark S&P BSE Sensex was up 3.1 per cent at 33,734.26....
Coronavirus economic pain to stay long after lockdown; what RBI, govt must do to save livelihoods
Loss of GDP may continue even after lockdown as lifting of restrictions shall be gradual.
Glenmark to Conduct Trials for Potential Covid-19 Drug, Shares Jump
On Wednesday, another Indian pharmaceutical company, Strides Pharma Science Ltd, said it had developed and commercialised favipiravir antiviral...
Rupee Surges 63 Paise to 75.03 Against US Dollar in Early Trade
The surge came after market sentiments improved as more countries are announcing the gradual lifting of lockdowns that have been imposed to...
Punjab, Haryana farmers find new hope for kharif crop even as coronavirus drives away migrant labour
The uncertainty of the availability of nearly 10 lakh migrant workers and the lack of mechanical transplanting options have made farmers choose...