Economic Policies

  • PM addresses 'mistaken' concerns about India's economy, invites US companies to invest 28-09-2013 11:13 AM

    Citing long-term opportunities in sectors like infrastructure and defence, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Saturday invited US companies to invest in India while asserting that concerns about the country's growth prospects and economic policy environment are "mistaken". Seeking to assure the foreign investors, he told US industry leaders that virtually...
  • P Chidambaram defends Indian policies as growth oriented 11-07-2013 02:14 PM

    Washington: Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Thursday invited American companies to establish manufacturing plants in India, as he defended Indian economic policies as growth oriented and WTO complaint, and emphatically raised New Delhi's concerns over the comprehensive immigration reforms. Chidambaram, who is here on a four-day trip to attend the...
  • American business groups claim India hurting US jobs 19-06-2013 01:02 AM

    Washington: A group of major American business organisations and advocacy groups on Tuesday launched a new alliance against what they allege as India's "discriminatory" economic policies, including intellectual property issues, which they claim hurt US jobs and economy. Co-chaired by the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) and the US Chamber...
  • US lawmakers express concern over Indian economic policies 07-06-2013 04:46 AM

    Washington: US lawmakers have joined some top business organisations of the country to allege that the "restrictive" and "protectionist" policies of India are putting a growing bilateral trade at risk, an issue said to be of deep concern for the Obama administration. "We're very concerned about the innovation and the...
  • Gadkari slams govt's economic policies 02-12-2011 12:17 AM

    New Delhi: BJP on Thursday alleged "wrong economic policies and poor governance" were responsible for the "bad situation" in the country. "The country's present situation is not good and wrong economic policies and bad governance are responsible for it. Our GDP growth rate has gone below seven per cent and...
  • Comment: India's economy has basic flaws 05-09-2011 11:51 AM

    At a time when parts of England are besieged with burning social unrest, the United States of America is downgraded in the midst of her worst internal political squabble and the fear of contagion of bad debts in Europe is spreading globally, India is pondering whether it can meet her...
  • India can be richer than China: US economist 01-11-2010 04:53 PM

    New Delhi: Indians could grow wealthier than the Chinese in the next 30 years if the government brings in fundamental changes, starting with clear property rights to farmers, says a renowned American economist. "When I say India would be richer than China in 2040, I don't necessarily mean India's GDP...
  • 'Economist' Amar Singh can solve inflation woes 11-07-2008 02:52 PM

    Kolkata: Natraj Behera, who led East Zone to the Duleep Trophy title, on Friday, credited Bengal pacer Ashok Dinda's seven-wicket haul in their semifinal against South as the turning point of their triumph in tournament. East Zone was adjudged the Duleep Trophy champions on basis of their first innings lead...
  • PM gets high rating among youth 02-01-2007 11:34 AM

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