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India Economy Opening UP; Inflation, High Oil Prices Temporary: Govt Officials

Skill Development Secretary Rajesh Aggarwal said both public and private investment under various schemes are driving employment opportunities.

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Rising Global Oil, Coal Prices Pose Macro Risks For India: Morgan Stanley

Inflation will move back toward 5.5 percent by the quarter ending March 2022 after remaining below the 5 percent mark in the next few readings

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RBI Cuts Inflation Projection To 5.3% For FY'22

On a quarterly basis, the CPI for Q2 has been projected at 5.1 per cent: Q3 at 4.5 per cent and Q4 at 5.8 per cent. CPI inflation for Q1:2022-23 is projected at 5.2 per cent.

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Financial Freedom – A Five Point Plan

Here’s a simple, yet powerful 5-point plan through which anybody can attain this state, irrespective of their income level or present life state.

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Inflation Rate Keep fluctuating In India, Ahead Of Festival Season

The retail inflation rate in India saw a slight decrease from 5.6 per cent in July to 5.3 per cent in August. This is due to food price inflation falling to 3.11 per cent from nearly 4 per cent in July.

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Inflation In India Likely To Ease Only Gradually: RBI Deputy Governor

The Indian economy is emerging from the second wave in a more resilient manner as compared with the first, Patra said, adding that recovery was more broad-based around manufacturing as a pivot, though output is still below pre-pandemic levels.

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S&P 500 Snaps Losing Streak As Tax Hikes, Inflation Data Loom

While the Dow Jones Industrial Average advanced on the day, market-leading tech and tech-adjacent shares pulled the Nasdaq Composite Index into the red.

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Women Entrepreneurs, Financial Literacy, Their Vision, And Present World

The world literacy rate was 86.3 per cent among which men 90 per cent and women simply 82 per cent are proficient.

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RBI Optimistic About 9.5% Growth In FY22; Will Gradually Move To Soften Inflation To 4%: Governor Das

As a result of high inflation, which also breached the 6 per cent band in between, the RBI has been maintaining a status quo on rates for over a year now and calls for higher attention to its core mandate of price rise are growing.

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The Market Mirage

A bigger contribution of heavyweights to one’s equity holdings could also help reduce the overall volatility and risk of the portfolio. Another possibility would be to restructure the overall investment portfolio to include a more diversified asset base and perhaps a smaller contribution of equities.

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Indian Growth Jumps In April-June, Helped By Looser Pandemic Curbs

The expansion nevertheless fell short of the 21.4% predicted by the central bank, which some analysts said would make the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) more likely to retain its accommodative stance until at least year-end.

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The Middle Classes Have Become Hollowed Out: Nobel Laureate Prof. Abhijit Banerjee

On an exceptionally clear afternoon in August, Manish Kumar Jha of BW Businessworld sought him out in the capital during a visit to India and picked his mind on the state of the Indian economy, India’s privatization programme and the need for centres of excellence in academia which is lacking in advance and cutting edge R&D. The discussion centered on the inflation--rise in prices of consumer products; a “realignment of the market” as it adjusts to the growing inequality among consumers. He advocated injecting more liquidity into the economy. He did not consider the Indian economy to be “unusually closed” in the perspective of the developed West or China. And let the “rupee slide” to promote Indian exports, among other things. Excerpts:

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Indian Central Bank Says Inflation Is On Track To Meet Projections

Earlier this month the RBI raised its 2021/22 inflation forecast to 5.7% from 5.1% and reiterated that it will continue to keep monetary policy accommodative as long as necessary to revive and sustain growth on a durable basis.

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India Recovery Not Yet At Point For Pulling Back Liquidity: FM Sitharaman

India's inflation has been above the RBI's tolerance band of 6% for the last two months, which prompted the central bank to raise its inflation forecast even as it held its key rates at record lows earlier this month.

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RBI Keeps Interest Unchanged

Inflation has breached RBI's upper tolerance limit of 6 per cent in the past two months - a trend that Das termed as transitory and that the economy needed continued support from all sides - fiscal and monetary - to nurture the nascent recovery.

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