Reforms in India to boost medium term growth: Moody's
CHENNAI: Global credit rating agency Moody's on Tuesday said the ongoing reforms in India are likely to boost medium-term growth while the overall outlook for creditworthiness of sovereigns in Asia Pacific is stable.

India now sixth largest manufacturing country in the world: PM Modi
Prime Minister Narendra Modi lured investors with the promise of progressive policies while inaugurating on Tuesday the eighth edition of the Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit, a biennial business meet he had launched as the state’s chief minister in 2003.

Google Turns Focus to India’s Small Businesses Amid Search for Users
NEW DELHI— Alphabet Inc.’s Google is ramping up its efforts to get India’s small businesses online, the latest step in its quest to win new users in the populous nation.

India Overtakes Britain As The World's Sixth Largest Economy
Score one for the post-colonial underdog. India's economy has reportedly overtaken the United Kingdom's for the first time in over 100 years, now standing as the world's sixth largest economy by GDP after the United States, China, Japan, Germany, and France.

Japan on mission mode to expand its economic presence in India
NEW DELHI: Close on the heels of November 11 Indo-Japan annual Summit Japan has stepped in to boost Modi's pet project -- 'Skill India' to create world class skilled workers here that hopes to significantly improve skill sets in the country’s manufacturing sector. Japan will train 30,000 persons over next 10 years with Japanese style state of the art manufacturing skills and practices.

India discussing natural gas swap with Russia, involving China
India is in talks with Russia to swap natural gas with China and Myanmar as an alternative to building a proposed pipeline to carry gas from Russian Siberia, a senior official said on Wednesday.

December gold imports to halve as cash crunch squeezes demand
India's overseas purchases of gold could halve this month after jumping to the highest level in 11 months in November because retail demand has faltered due to the government's move to scrap high-value currency notes, industry officials told Reuters.

At 7.3%, India remains fastest-growing economy but note ban clouds outlook
NEW DELHI: The Indian economy remained the world's fastest growing major economy in the July-September quarter rising on the back of healthy growth in agriculture but the outlook in the quarters ahead is clouded by the impact of the government's demonetisation move.

Vietnam attends international trade fair in India
New Delhi (VNA) – Vietnam is participating in the 36th India International Trade Fair (IITF), which opened in New Delhi on November 14.

India grapples with the effects of withdrawing 86% of cash in circulation
A crackdown on India’s black economy makes life harder for everyone.