India Gdp

  • India reckons 2012-13 economic slowdown worse than expected February 7, 2013

    New Delhi: India's slowest growth in a decade could be worse than anticipated, as preliminary data released on Thursday showed the economy set to have grown 5 per cent in fiscal year ending next month, underscoring the urgent need for reforms to boost growth. The RBI's forecast for 2012-13 had been...
  • Economy to grow at 5 per cent in 2012-13 February 7, 2013

    Mumbai: India's gross domestic product (GDP) is estimated to grow an annual 5 per cent in the 2012-13 fiscal year, a government statement said on Thursday, citing provisional estimates. The latest estimate is the worst of all growth projections issued by the government and the RBI. Last month, the RBI...
  • India registers lowest GDP in 2 years November 30, 2011

    The last time India's GDP growth fell below 7 per cent was in 2009 when developed economies just stepped out of the financial crisis. ...
  • Experts' views on second quarter GDP data November 30, 2011

    New Delhi: India's economy grew at its weakest pace in more than two years in the quarter that ended in September, revealing the heavy toll that stubbornly high inflation, rising interest rates and crisis-hit global capital markets are having on Asia's third-biggest economy. Weakness in the second quarter was broad-based, with...
  • Q2 GDP growth slows down to 6.9 pc from 8.4 pc November 30, 2011

    New Delhi: Strengthening the indications of an economic slowdown, India's GDP grew by just 6.9 per cent in the second quarter this fiscal in comparison to 8.4 per cent expansion in the same period last year due to poor performance of the manufacturing, agriculture and mining sectors. Gross domestic product (GDP)...
  • Forbes India: The mystery of India's GDP figure February 28, 2010

    The Indian economy seems to be back on track despite a poor monsoon. The Reserve Bank of India cranked up the economic growth forecast for the current financial year from 6 percent to 7.5 percent. The Prime Minister, a distinguished economist himself, has pegged it at 7 percent and his Finance...
  • Good cheer for Indian economy, GDP up 6.1 pc September 1, 2009

    New Delhi: India's economy grew 6.1 percent in the June quarter from a year earlier, roughly in line with forecasts, as government stimulus measures helped spur demand, although a poor monsoon threatens to crimp growth later in the year even as it drives inflation. The economy accelerated from its 5.8 percent...
  • US pessimistic, fears India's growth to dip to 5.5 pc April 16, 2009

    Washington: The United States expects India's growth to slow to around 5.5 percent this year, but believes recently announced policy measures to stimulate the economy and ease credit conditions should help cushion the downturn. "After averaging 8.8 percent over the past four years, growth is slowing largely due to lower investment,...