August 22, 2016, Monday
The trigger for the release of income tax returns data was economist Thomas Piketty's demand, who had complained of the lack of ...
August 15, 2016, Monday
In a recent interview to Business Standard, West Bengal Finance Minister Amit Mitra raised the issue of growing indebtedness at ...
August 08, 2016, Monday
Within IIP, the capital goods sub-index has contracted for seven continuous months, suggesting investment demand continues to be ...
July 25, 2016, Monday
Financial position of India's public sector banks has deteriorated sharply over the past financial year
July 18, 2016, Monday
Stock markets in India saw a big jump when Narendra Modi was appointed as the Bharatiya Janata Party's (BJP) prime ministerial ...
July 11, 2016, Monday
Newly appointed Textiles Minister Smriti Irani has a tough task ahead to revive the country's textile exports
June 19, 2016, Sunday
After 17 months of deflation, Wholesale Price Index (WPI)-based inflation turned positive in April. Wholesale inflation edged ...
June 06, 2016, Monday
The March quarter results of India Inc suggest a recovery is underway. Net sales of 2,563 companies grew 0.45 per cent in the ...
May 30, 2016, Monday
Iran is emerging from a strangling sanctions regime
May 22, 2016, Sunday
State Bank of India's merger with some of its associated banks might kick off a long-overdue consolidation of India's public ...
April 10, 2016, Sunday
India's balance of trade, shown in Table 1, continues to head into ever safer territory. That this is largely driven by oil ...
April 04, 2016, Monday
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI), in making its upcoming monetary policy decision, has many variables to juggle. Consumer Price ...
March 14, 2016, Monday
The European Central Bank doubled down on easy monetary policy last week. As Table 1 shows, ECB refinancing interest rates have ...
March 07, 2016, Monday
Telecom sector is showing signs of stress - although debt shrank marginally in the last financial year
February 28, 2016, Sunday
The Economic Survey 2015-16 takes a wide-ranging look at diverse issues affecting the Indian economy.
February 21, 2016, Sunday
News that Saudi Arabia and Russia have agreed to freeze production of crude oil at January 2016 levels has introduced further ...
February 15, 2016, Monday
Data for Indian manufacturing do not provide a unified picture
February 07, 2016, Sunday
As Table 1 shows, the size of the Indian financial sector's non-performing asset (NPA) problem has continued to increase in ...
January 31, 2016, Sunday
Business Standard looks at the key data around rural dalits
January 25, 2016, Monday
Data from the National Family Health Survey have been released for some states and Union territories. As Table 1 shows, there is ...
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