Britain has voted to leave the European Union, with the Leave campaign securing around 51.9 per cent of the vote. While England voted overwhelmingly for Brexit, Scotland and Northern Ireland backed Remain.
The country’s GDP rose by 7.9% in the final quarter of the last fiscal year and 7.6% for the whole of that fiscal year. Active consumer spending propelled growth in India’s economy to 7.6%. The latest yearly growth reading matched the forecast issued by the Central Statistical Office in February. Year-over-year output growth in the […]
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Oil minister Dharmendra Pradhan said that crude oil imports from West Asia is on a rise. India’s crude oil imports from Middle East rose marginally to 59.2% in 2015-16. India imported 109.09 million tonnes of crude from the 10 nations in the Middle East during first 11 months of 2015-16 fiscal.
The water issue is a big issue, from the rural to the urban areas. The drought in North and West Indian states and the wider water management issues presents a huge challenge to the economy, as the agricultural sector – a major contributor to the GDP that employs the most people in these states – […]
16 hydropower projects aggregating to 5,576 MW are under various stages of construction now for the growth and development of the northeastern region, including Sikkim. Central government has taken many steps to tap the full potential of hydro electric projects in the northeast.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that India wants to mobilise Rs 1 lakh crore investment to enable port development and invited global community to invest to transform country’s 7,500-km long coastline an “engine of growth”. Modi said at the Maritime Summit 2016 that the government plans to double port capacity to 3 billion tons by […]
India may invest up to $20 billion in Iran’s energy industry and ports and boost imports of crude from the Gulf nation if it gets favourable terms. India will invest in new petrochemicals, fertiliser and liquefied natural gas (LNG) facilities in Iran and sought land and cheaper natural gas in return.
After a comparatively better financial year end , the Indian stock markets seems to lost its momentum. Weakness persisted in the market pulled down some key benchmark indices. At the same time some other Asian nations with similar economic background could manage a better survival.
During his two-day visit to Saudi Arabia, PM seeks Saudi investments in India. India and Saudi Arabia have agreed to boost investments and their trade ties as Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi invited cash-rich Saudi firms to invest in infrastructure and form joint ventures for oil exploration. Saudi Arabia is planning to set up world’s […]