NATIONAL STATISTICAL OFFICE
12.06 lakh new members join in January: ESIC payroll data
Gross enrolments of new subscribers with ESIC were 1.49 crore during the entire 2018-19 financial year, the National Statistical Office (NSO) said in a report 'Payroll Reporting in India: An Employment Perspective - January 2020' released on Wednesday.
Industrial production grows 2 per cent in January
According to data from the National Statistical Office (NSO), the manufacturing sector outp...
Around Rs 10.52 lakh crore of corporate debt at risk of default due to slowdown
India Ratings and Research in a report said credit profiles o...
With Q3 GDP growth at 4.7%, FM says 'steadiness' in economy is a good sign
The FM said "steadiness" in economy is a good sign, soon after the official data showed Q3 GDP at 4.7%.
India's economy likely grew 4.7% in December quarter
Annual gross domestic product growth likely rose to 4.7% in the last quarter of 2019 from 4.5% the previous quarter, when the growth rate appears to have bottomed out, a Feb. 18-24 Reuters poll found. About 90% of economists in the poll forecast growth for the October-December quarter at 5% or below.
OECD lowers India's FY21 GDP growth to 5.1 pc on coronavirus concerns
According to the latest OECD forecasts, India's real GDP growth is expected at 5.1 per cent.
Economic slowdown bottomed out, expected to pick up in 2020-21
According to the Budget documents, global headwinds and challenges in the domestic financial sector moderated the growth of the Indian economy in 2019-20.
Sales of over 1.7k listed manufacturing firms contracted by 7.7 per cent in Q2: Survey
The Survey, tabled in Parliament on Friday by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said demand conditions for the manufacturing sector weakened in September quarter of 2019-20 with a contraction in nominal sales, citing RBI studies on corporate performance.
COVID-19: Indian's economic growth likely to decline by 200 bps in FY21, says Yashwant Sinha
Sinha, who has been quite vocal about the Modi government's policies in the last couple of years, noted that the Indian economy has been on a downward trend for 7-8 quarters now, and the decline started long before the coronavirus outbreak.
RBI says GDP growth estimates at risk: Key takeaways from money policy
MPC will continue with the accommodative stance as long as it is necessary, says RBI.
What changed for D-Street while you were sleeping
The market-wide rollovers stood at 72 per cent till Wednesday. Stock futures rollovers stood at 78 per cent compared with an average rollovers of 72 per cent in the last three F&O series.
PM Modi's 'vibrant leadership' made possible Trump's standalone visit to India: JP Nadda
The recent standalone visit to India by US President Donald Trump was a result of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's "vibrant leadership", BJP President Jagat Prakash Nadda said.
77.7% literacy rate among those above 7 years of age during July 2017 to June 2018: NSO Survey
The literacy rate among those in the age group of seven years and above was recorded at 77.7 per cent during July 2017-June 2018 in the country, showed a National Statistical Office (NSO) survey on Saturday. This rate was 73.5 per cent in rural and 87.7 pe cent in urban areas, showed the NSO survey on Household Social Consumption: Education.
Interest rates not the only way to revive growth, says Shaktikanta Das
In a January 31 release, the National Statistical Office (NSO) had revised down real GDP growth for FY19 to 6.1 per cent from 6.8 per cent provided in the provisional estimates of May 2019.
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