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Suresh Prabhu reviews proposed agriculture export, new industrial policies

Suresh Prabhu reviews proposed agriculture export, new industrial policies

Commerce and Industry Minister Suresh Prabhu has reviewed proposed agriculture export policy and new industrial policies. He also scrutinized various export promotion strategies. He said that the government......

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India needs to improve wage policies to promote inclusive growth: ILO

India needs to improve wage policies to promote inclusive growth: ILO

In order to promote inclusive growth in India, the International Labour Organisation (ILO) in its latest report title 'India Wage Report: Wage policies for decent work and inclusive growth' has stated......

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Need to boost crop productivity using fewer resources to double farmers

Need to boost crop productivity using fewer resources to double farmers' income: Niti Aayog

In order to achieve the target of doubling farmers' income by 2022, the Niti Aayog member Ramesh Chand has said that there is a need to boost crop productivity using fewer resources. He also pointed out......

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Domestic air passenger count surges 21% during July 2018

Domestic air passenger count surges 21% during July 2018

The air travel demand in India continues to be high with the domestic air passenger traffic registering a growth of nearly 21% in the month of July 2018. According to the Directorate General of Civil Aviation......

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India posts highest growth of air passenger traffic in Asia Pacific Region in May: ACI

India posts highest growth of air passenger traffic in Asia Pacific Region in May: ACI

Airports Council International (ACI), the global trade representative of the world's airport authorities, in its latest report has showed that India tops the Asia Pacific region in posting the highest......

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India's CAD likely to widen to 2.5% of GDP in FY19: Moody's

International agency Moody's has said that India's current account deficit (CAD) is likely to widen to 2.5% of the GDP in the current fiscal (FY19) as compared to 1.5% of GDP in last financial year (FY18)......

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India's I-T collection reaches record high of Rs 10.03 lakh crore in FY18: CBDT

The Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) has informed that India's Income-Tax (I-T) collection peaked a record high of Rs 10.03 lakh crore during the financial year 2017-18. CBDT member, Shabri Bhattasali......

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India will be back on recovery path with 7.5% plus growth this fiscal: Arvind Virmani

Expressing optimism on the growth of India, former chief economic advisor Arvind Virmani has said that the country's economic growth seems to be back on a recovery path and India will be on a firm 7.5......

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Bank credit surges 12.7% in fortnight ended August 3

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) in its latest data has showed that Bank credit surged by 12.70 percent to Rs 86,79,741 crore in the fortnight to August 3,2018. In the year-ago fortnight, bank advances......

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P-notes investment declines to over 9-year low of Rs 80,341 crore at July-end

Continuing declining trend, the share of foreign portfolio investments (FPI) in domestic capital markets through participatory notes (P-notes) has declined to over nine-year low of Rs 80,341 crore at the......

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Weakening rupee may be positive for certain segments in short term

The weakening Indian currency may be positive for certain segments in the short term but global buyers may start asking for discounts if the unit would stay near the 70 mark. Indian Silk Export Promotion......

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NPPA fixes ceiling price of 92 drug formulations under DPCO, 2013

Drug price regulator, the National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA) has fixed the ceiling price of 92 drug formulations used for treatment of cancer, hepatitis C, migraine and diabetes among others.......

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RBI puts 200 stressed accounts under scanner to contain NPAs

In a bid to contain rising non-performing assets (NPAs) in the country's banking system, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has started scrutiny of 200 large accounts to assess level of stress and provisioning......

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FICCI forecasts India's GDP growth at 7.4% for FY19

The industry body, Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) in its latest Economic Outlook Survey has forecasted that the India's gross domestic product (GDP) growth is likely to......

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Retail inflation cools down to nine-month low of 4.17% in July

Snapping three-month rising trend, India's retail inflation cooled down to 4.17% in the month of July 2018, mainly on the back of slowdown in prices of vegetables and fruits. This was lowest in nine months,......

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