Indian Economy
Business  /  Published 22.04.20

Stimulus wait lengthens

The wait for the second stimulus package is lengthening with the government failing to make any announcements after the cabinet meeting on Wednesday, dashing expectations of an impending package follo...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 21.04.20

Evidence of heavy damage to firms

An overwhelmingly large number of respondents to a survey by industry chamber Ficci have said Covid 19 would heavily hit their businesses, warning their operations will be permanently impaired if th...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 20.04.20

When small will be beautiful

How would a post-Covid-19 world look? If we tread the same socio-economic path, it would look fragmented, frightened, clueless, and even more divided. We did not heed the warnings from environmentalis...
By Jaideep Hardikar in

Business  /  Published 20.04.20

Curbs eased, business still slumps

India on Monday started a staggered exit from the world's biggest lockdown as curbs on economic activity in rural areas were lifted. But business remained sporadic as some companies decided to wait fo...
By PTI in

West Bengal  /  Published 10.08.19

Shift narrative to economy: Amit Mitra

Bengal finance and industry minister Amit Mitra on Saturday reeled off numbers to explain how the economy had been faltering and held the Narendra Modi government responsible, doing so amid fears of a...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

India  /  Published 04.08.19

Nobody gave a damn about state of economy during elections: Sinha

Yashwant Sinha, 81, has been a lecturer, IAS officer, author, MP, Union minister for finance and external affairs, and a perennial rebel. In an interview with Sanjay K. Jha, he discusses his autobiogr...
By Sanjay K. Jha in

Business  /  Published 15.04.20

Stocks, rupee test lows

Equity benchmarks reversed early gains to finish in the negative territory on Wednesday as a risk-off mood prevailed amid a grim prognosis of the economic fallout of the Covid-19 pandemic.Weak global ...
By TT Bureau in Mumbai

India  /  Published 13.04.20

PM should declare economic package of 5-6% of GDP: Congress

The Congress urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday to be bold in declaring a financial package of at least five to six per cent of the GDP for ensuring economic recovery after the Covid-19 lock...
By PTI in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 09.04.20

Recovery hopes dim: RBI

The outlook for India’s economic recovery has been sharply altered by the coronavirus outbreak, the Reserve Bank of India said in its Monetary Policy Report, underlining the pandemic’s deepening i...
By Our Special Correspondent in Mumbai

Business  /  Published 08.04.20

Abhijit Banerjee offers ‘print money’ pill

Nobel laureate Abhijit Vinayak Banerjee has a simple policy prescription for India as its economy shrivels under the impact of the coronavirus crisis: Print money liberally and transfer cash directly ...
By in Calcutta


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