economic turnaround

Only MQM can bring Pakistan out of financial crisis, corruption: Altaf Hussain

February 19th, 2011 - 5:39 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Feb 19(ANI): Muttahida Qaumi Movement is the only political party that can rescue Pakistan from problems like the financial crunch, nepotism and corruption plaguing the country, party chief Altaf Hussain has ... Read more...

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Iran, Pakistan praised for keeping gas deal alive

October 27th, 2010 - 11:49 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 27 (IANS) India has backtracked from the tri-nation gas pipeline deal under US pressure but credit goes to Iran and Pakistan for keeping the project alive, Dawn said in an ... Read more...

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Job creation picks up in India after economic turnaround

June 17th, 2010 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 17 (IANS) India is set to add 347,463 jobs in the organised sector by the end of the first quarter of this fiscal as the robust turnaround in ... Read more...

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Gold buyers throng shops for auspicious buys ahead of Diwali

October 16th, 2009 - 2:12 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi/ Mumbai, Oct 16 (ANI): Buyers thronged shops to buy gold during Dhanteras, a gold buying festival that falls before Diwali, the festival of lights.Jewellery showroom owners say demand has ... Read more...

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Exports to revive by year-end: FICCI

August 16th, 2009 - 4:03 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) Though signs of an economic turnaround were starting to appear, a complete recovery for India's crisis-stricken exports sector would happen only by the year-end, according to an ... Read more...

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Poor monsoon prompts selling, Sensex slides (Roundup)

August 10th, 2009 - 6:21 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 10 (IANS) Fears of deficient monsoon rains hampering India's economic turnaround prompted investors to push the sell button at the equities markets Monday, forcing a key index to move ... Read more...

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India’s central bank raises growth forecast (Lead)

July 27th, 2009 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 27 (IANS) A day ahead of the review of its monetary policy Tuesday, India's central bank sharply raised its growth forecast for the country's economy to 6.5 percent from its ... Read more...

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Delayed monsoon, slowdown could slow growth: Reserve Bank

July 27th, 2009 - 7:26 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 27 (IANS) The Reserve Bank of India (RBI), in its macro-economic report released Monday, said even though indicators pointed to an economic turnaround and business sentiment was looking up, ... Read more...

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Sharif says Musharraf planned Kargil misadventure

February 22nd, 2009 - 3:52 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, Feb.22 (ANI): Former Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has charged former President General Pervez Musharraf of planning to execute him after toppling his government 10 years ago following his Kargil ... Read more...

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‘Worst of the economic crisis over for Brazil’

February 19th, 2009 - 12:46 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Feb 19 (IANS) Brazil has survived the worst of the global financial crisis and Latin America's largest economy could see an upturn as early as the second quarter, the ... Read more...

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Obama aims to involve entire US in economic turnaround

January 21st, 2009 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 21 (DPA) US President Barack Obama hopes to revive the country's economy not only with a massive government spending package but by restoring the confidence of average Americans, a task ... Read more...

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Bank chief confident of turnaround in Indian economy

November 17th, 2008 - 11:57 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 17 (IANS) India's largest foreign financial institution Standard Chartered Bank (SCB) Monday said the country would recover from the economic downturn and return to the path of growth. "There's definitely ... Read more...

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