Growth

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  • Need to tackle forces hindering India’s growth: Rajnath Singh

    Need to tackle forces hindering India’s growth: Rajnath Singh

    Highlighting that India was the world’s fastest growing economy, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday said “forces” trying to act as a hindrance in the country’s growth need to be tackled. Speaking at the foundation day Ceremony of MJP......

    February 17, 2018
  • Itel Mobile registers 217% growth in India

    Itel Mobile registers 217% growth in India

    With a 9 per cent market share, China-based Transsion Holdings' Itel Mobile registered a 217 per cent growth in India in 2016-2017, the company said on Saturday. Itel Mobile entered the Indian market in April 2016. "The reason behind itel......

    February 17, 2018
  • Major Indian ports record 4.58% growth in cargo volume

    Major Indian ports record 4.58% growth in cargo volume

    Indian ports registered a growth of 4.58 per cent in the cargo handling during the period April 2017 to January 2018. Together the major Indian ports handled 560.97 million tonnes of cargo as against 536.41 million tonnes during the corresponding......

    February 8, 2018
  • Generating a new wave of growth

    Generating a new wave of growth

    India is primed to witness a bracing change as the government has successively dipped their toes into the digital stream. The programme to turn the country into a digital economy has been met with a great deal of buzz as......

    January 19, 2018
  • Global economy on strong cyclical recovery: IMF

    Global economy on strong cyclical recovery: IMF

    The global economy is getting stronger from cyclical recovery pointing to faster growth across regions, said a senior IMF official here on Monday. "The cyclical recovery in the global economy is going from strength to strength. The signs point to faster......

    January 15, 2018
  • 'India to post average GDP growth of 7.3 pc over 2020-22'

    'India to post average GDP growth of 7.3 pc over 2020-22'

    The Indian economy is expected to witness an average GDP growth of 7.3 per cent over 2020-22, says a Morgan Stanley research report. According to the global financial services major, the structural growth story in India remains strong from a......

    January 14, 2018
  • India's growth momentum gathered pace in December

    India's growth momentum gathered pace in December

    Economic indicators like PMIs, vehicle sales and steel demand suggest that growth momentum in India has gathered pace in December, says a report. However, prices are also on an uptrend with retail inflation likely to have firmed up further to......

    January 11, 2018
  • India Inc's topline growth to hit 5-yr high of 9% in Q3'

    India Inc's topline growth to hit 5-yr high of 9% in Q3'

    Ahead of the start of earnings season, domestic rating agency Crisil on Wednesday said it expects India Inc's revenue growth to hit a five-year high of 9 per cent for the October-December 2017 period. However, profits will continue to contract,......

    January 10, 2018
  • Govt faces flak over drop in GDP growth forecast

    Govt faces flak over drop in GDP growth forecast

    As the Indian economy is forecast to grow at its slowest in four years this fiscal (2017-18), Congress chief Rahul Gandhi on Saturday hit out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi and finance minister Arun Jaitley and said that their GDP......

    January 7, 2018
  • India Inc expects 2017-18 GDP growth to be above 6.5%

    India Inc expects 2017-18 GDP growth to be above 6.5%

    India Inc expects the country's 2017-18 economic growth to be above the 6.5 per cent-mark due to a favourable base effect. Its reactions came after the estimate of national income for 2017-18, released by the Central Statistics Office (CSO), showed......

    January 6, 2018
  • Facilitating communication and growth

    Facilitating communication and growth

    To nearly all of us who have been human resource professionals, a performance appraisal is a systematic process that evaluates an employee’s performance in terms of his productivity with respect to the pre-determined set of objectives. But since appraisals facilitate......

    December 28, 2017
  • Indian government's IT spending to hit $8.5 bn in 2018

    Indian government's IT spending to hit $8.5 bn in 2018

    Picking up the pace after demonetisation and a drop in industrial production, IT spending in the Indian government sector is projected to reach $8.5 billion in 2018. This is an increase of 8.9 per cent from the 2017 estimated spending......

    November 15, 2017
  • IT spending in India to hit $87.1 bn in 2018

    IT spending in India to hit $87.1 bn in 2018

    Riding on the wave of digital transformation, the IT spending in India is forecast to hit $87.1 billion in 2018 -- an increase of 9.2 per cent from $79.7 billion (estimated) this year, Gartner said on Tuesday. Enterprise software and......

    November 14, 2017