ICRA further downgraded India’s GDP projections

New Delhi: Domestic rating agency Icra (ICRA) on Monday further downgraded the country's GDP projections, saying that the Indian economy could decline by 11 per cent during the financial year 2020-21. The rating agency had earlier predicted a 9.5 percent contraction. Icra revised its estimates and said that the rate...

India’s Q1FY21 GDP contracts by 23.9pc

New Delhi: Pandemic Covid-19 induced economic turbulence along with measures to curb its outbreak, heavily dented India's economy and plunged the country's GDP to (-) 23.9 per cent during the first quarter (Q1) ended June 2020-21. Though not comparable, the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) had grown by 5.2 per cent...

Global economic recovery better than expected: Report

New Delhi: In a much-needed dose of good news, Deutsche Bank Research analysts in their August report “World outlook: Interim update and longer term projections” reported recovery in many countries has “progressed faster” than the team predicted in their previous report in May, “World Outlook Update: Turning Gloomier”. “Across most...