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Last updated: 18 Jan, 2018  
 Editorials
Manufacturing.9.Thmb.jpg Manufacturing relief
Bikky Khosla | 15 Jan, 2018
In a signal that the economy is in a recovery mode, industrial production jumped a 25-month in November. In the previous month, the IIP index had hit a three-month low of 2.2 percent 
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Exports.9.Thmb.jpg Centre-states partnership in exports
Bikky Khosla | 09 Jan, 2018
The Union Commerce Minister has chaired the 3rd meeting of the Council for Trade Development and Promotion in New Delhi. The underlying objective is to enhance the Centre's cooperation with the states and union territories in making the latter active partners in boosting India's exports.  
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Rupee.9.Thmb.jpg Fiscal concerns
Bikky Khosla | 02 Jan, 2018
India's fiscal deficit at the end of November, 2017 breached the total Budget estimate, touching 112 percent of the full year's target. While the total deficit was estimated at Rs 5,46,532 crore, at the end of November it now stood at 6,12,105 crore.  
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India.Growth.9.Thmb.jpg Election results: Good for economy or bad!
Bikky Khosla | 26 Dec, 2017
In the first state Assembly elections since India's slow economic growth has been apparent, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) recently came out victorious 
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Exports.9.Thmb.jpg Exports surprise
Bikky Khosla | 19 Dec, 2017
India's exports rose 30.55 per cent to $26.19 billion in November. This spurt in overseas shipment is attributed mainly to improved global demand. 
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Exports.9.Thmb.jpg Foreign Trade Policy
Bikky Khosla | 12 Dec, 2017
The Government last week came out with the mid-term review of India's Foreign Trade Policy (FTP). Originally slated for issue earlier in July, the policy came a bit late, but it came with good news. Releasing the FTP, the Commerce Minister said the focus of the new policy is the labour-intensive MSME sectors. 
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India.Growth.9.Thmb.jpg Q2 GDP: Little to cheer about
Bikky Khosla | 05 Nov, 2016
First, the good news. India‚Äôs Growth Domestic Product (GDP) grew 6.3 percent during the second quarter of 2017-18, from 5.7 percent reported during the first quarter. Data released by the Central Statistics Office (CSO) shows the GDP for Q2 standing at Rs 31.66 lakh crore. 
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Bankruptcy.Thmb.jpg Insolvency ordinance
Bikky Khosla | 28 Nov, 2017
The Union Cabinet last week approved certain changes to the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code and afterwards an Ordinance was soon moved and finally it was approved by the President. 
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