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PMEAC lowers 2012-13 GDP forecast to 6.7 percent


August 17th, 2012 - 4:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, August 17 (IANS) The Prime Minister's Economic Advisory Council (PMEAC) Friday revised downwards its economic growth projections for the current fiscal to 6.7 percent from the earlier 7.5-8 ... Read more...

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Economic Survey 2011-12 highlights


March 15th, 2012 - 2:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 15 (IANS) Highlights of the Economic Survey 2011-12 tabled in parliament by Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee Thursday:- GDP growth estimated to be 6.9 percent in ... Read more...

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Food grain production could hit record 250 mn tonnes: PM (Lead)


February 15th, 2012 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 15 (IANS) Food grain production could touch a record 250 million tonnes in 2011-12, exceeding the annual target by five million tonnes, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh ... Read more...

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Record 250 mn tonnes food grain production in 2012-13: PM


February 15th, 2012 - 3:47 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 15 (IANS) India's food grain production could touch a record 250 million tonnes in 2011-12, exceeding the annual target by five million tonnes, Prime Minister Manmohan ... Read more...

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India’s per capita income rises to Rs.53,000


January 31st, 2012 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 31 (IANS) India's per capita income grew by 15.6 percent to Rs.53,331 in 2010-11 as compared to Rs.46,117 in the previous year on the back of 8.4 ... Read more...

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CEOs bearish on 2012 investment prospects: CII


December 4th, 2011 - 3:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 4 (IANS) A majority of the country's leading CEOs feel that domestic and international investments are likely to register single digit increases or even decline in 2012, ... Read more...

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Mizoram annual plan 2011-12 finalized


March 18th, 2011 - 8:16 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 18(ANI): The annual plan for Mizoram for the year 2011-12 was finalized here today at a meeting between Deputy Chairman of Planning Commission Montek Singh Ahluwalia and Mizoram Chief ... Read more...

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Jorhat becomes popular investment destination for multinationals


December 25th, 2010 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
Jorhat (Assam), Dec.25 (ANI): Multinational brands, foreign banks and investors from across the country have flocked to Jorhat to tap the potential of the region as the militancy has declined in Assam. ... Read more...

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Algeria invites India Inc for $10-bn gas pipeline project


August 22nd, 2010 - 2:14 pm ICT by IANS
By Lakshmi Krishnakumar New Delhi, Aug 22 (IANS) Oil-rich Algeria, the second largest country in Africa, has invited Indian companies to participate in a $10-billion project to build an ambitious trans-Saharan gas pipeline ... Read more...

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Pre-budget recommendations call for capacity creation in knowledge, infrastructure, technology


June 1st, 2009 - 7:09 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 1 (ANI): CII's Pre-Budget Memorandum, presented to the Ministry of Finance, recommended that Budget 2009-10 should be an 'Investment Budget' to enable India to deal with the global economic ... Read more...

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Reserve Bank survey lowers India’s growth forecast to 5.7 percent


May 14th, 2009 - 7:47 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, May 14 (IANS) A study based on a survey conducted by India's central bank has lowered the country's economic growth forecast to 5.7 percent for this fiscal from the earlier ... Read more...

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India must prepare for temporary economy slowdown: Chidambaram


November 24th, 2008 - 7:42 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.24 (ANI): Union Finance Minister P. Chidambaram on Monday said that India must be prepared for a temporary slowdown in its economy because of the global financial meltdown, but ... Read more...

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‘Northeast India will become hub of trade with Southeast Asia’


September 16th, 2008 - 11:05 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Sep 16 (IANS) India's northeastern region should become the hub of the country's growing trade and business with Southeast Asia, speakers at the fourth Northeast Business Summit agreed here Tuesday.Speaking at ... Read more...

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Aiyar urges private sector to invest more in North East region


September 15th, 2008 - 7:28 pm ICT by ANI
Guwahati, Sept 15 (ANI): The North East Business Summit Chairman and Minister for Development of North East Region (DoNER) Mani Shankar Aiyar urged the private sector to take greater interest in ... Read more...

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Manmohan Singh confident of 9 per cent growth this year


February 15th, 2008 - 3:59 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, Feb 15 (ANI): Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh today exuded confidence that the domestic economy will grow at 9 per cent this year and inflation can be contained at an ... Read more...

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