ET Explains: The core inflation conundrum and the ominous signs that it masks
Headline inflation plays more on the consumer's mind, but the real risks remain hidden in another realm.
Rising onion prices fueling India inflation, not rates
An overwhelming majority of data have pointed to continued weakness in the economy tha...
Next rate cut depends on how teary-eyed onion leaves RBI
RBI was widely expected to cut interest rates at last week's policy, which would hav...
Core sector output for October contracts further to 5.8 per cent
The index was dragged down by electricity which reported a de-growth of 12.4% vs -3.7% in Sept.
Festive October a quirk amid auto slump
Auto sales picked up pace in October as more and more headed out to purchase vehicles amid the festive season. Vehicle registrations at RTOs improved 4% over October last year. Inventory build-up at vehicle dealers eased across the board. Registration numbers of PV improved 11% in October, while those of two-wheelers improved 5%.
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Salaries in India likely to rise by 9.2 pc in 2020; inflation-adjusted real-wage at 5 pc: Report
India's salary growth for 2020 stood at 9.2%, while real-wage may stay constant at 5% in 2020, as per a report.
Rising food prices: A temporary spike?
Excessive rain at the fag end of the monsoon season has damaged crops and led to a surge in food prices. The good news for consumers is that prices of most commodities are now steady, lower or forecast to fall. ET takes a look.
Take decisions freely, invest without fear: PM Modi
Speaking at the centenary function of business chamber Assocham, Modi said he was aware of discussions around the economy, but reminded industry leaders present that GDP growth rate had fallen to as low as 3.5% in one quarter during the UPA government’s tenure as well.
Expect rate cuts to continue once inflation comes down: PK Gupta, SBI
The banks have done most of the transmission and the remaining will happen in the coming months.
RBI keeps rates unchanged due to inflation pressure, lowers growth estimate again
The six-member monetary policy committee (MPC) vote was unanimous, RBI said in a release.
Coal India fetches 62% premium at spot auctions in October
For the period Apr-Oct, the company managed to command a premium of 67% over its notified prices on an average. At special forward e-auction for the power sector, CIL managed to sell coal at a premium of 39% over notified prices in October. For the Apr-Oct period, the company managed to command an average premium of 32% over notified prices.
Captive coal blocks produce nearly 4 million tonnes in October
According to data compiled by the Coal Controller Organisation, production from captive coal blocks during April-September 2019 rose nearly 26% to 26 million tonnes against the previous corresponding period. Nevertheless, the bulk of the production has been from block not cancelled by the Supreme Court.
Mahindra & Mahindra total sales down 11% at 51,896 units in October
The company had sold 58,416 units in the corresponding month last year, M&M said in a regulatory filing. In the domestic market, sales were down 11 per cent at 49,193 units last month as compared to 55,350 units in October 2018. Exports also registered a decline of 12 per cent at 2,703 units as against 3,066 units in the year-ago month.
Zomato halves cash burn to $20 million in October
Sanjeev Bikhchandani, executive vice-chairman of Info Edge, said he was confident that Deepinder Goyal-led Zomato would not only defend its turf, in the face of an anticipated entry by Amazon into the space, but also grow in the face of increased competition.
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