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Now wholesale prices jump in Nov; WPI rises to 0.58%

Now wholesale prices jump in Nov; WPI rises to 0.58%

🕔19:09, 16.Dec 2019

New Delhi, Dec 16  After retail inflation, the prices of essential commodities especially food items such as vegetables showed a massive rise in November on wholesale basis. Accordingly, India’s annual rate of inflation based on wholesale prices jumped to 0.58

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January IIP, February retail inflation plunge sharply

January IIP, February retail inflation plunge sharply

🕔21:03, 12.Mar 2019

New Delhi, March 12  Lower food prices eased India’s February 2019 retail inflation to 2.57 per cent, while a sharp decline in manufacturing output slowed industrial production in January to 1.7 per cent, official data showed on Tuesday. Lower food

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November retail inflation falls to 2.3%, October IIP up over 8%

November retail inflation falls to 2.3%, October IIP up over 8%

🕔09:13, 13.Dec 2018

New Delhi, Dec 12  Lower food prices eased India’s November retail inflation rate to 2.33 per cent from 3.38 per cent in the previous month, while higher manufacturing boosted industrial output growth in October to 8.1 per cent, an official

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India’s October wholesale inflation rises to 5.28%

India’s October wholesale inflation rises to 5.28%

🕔13:50, 14.Nov 2018

New Delhi, Nov 14  India’s annual rate of inflation based on wholesale prices rose to 5.28 per cent in October from 5.13 per cent in September, official data showed here on Wednesday. Even, on a year-on-year (YoY) basis, the Wholesale

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Lower food prices ease India’s WPI to 4.53% in August

Lower food prices ease India’s WPI to 4.53% in August

🕔12:45, 14.Sep 2018

New Delhi, Sep 14  A massive fall in food prices and cost of primary articles eased India’s annual inflation rate based on wholesale prices to 4.53 per cent in August from a 5.09 per cent rise in July. However, on

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Lower food prices ease India’s WPI to 5.09% in July

Lower food prices ease India’s WPI to 5.09% in July

🕔15:29, 14.Aug 2018

New Delhi, Aug 14  Lower prices of food items and primary goods decelerated the rise in India’s annual rate of inflation based on wholesale prices to 5.09 per cent in July from 5.77 per cent in June, official data showed

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India’s wholesale inflation in May doubles Y-o-Y to 4.43%

India’s wholesale inflation in May doubles Y-o-Y to 4.43%

🕔13:52, 14.Jun 2018

New Delhi, June 14  A major spurt in food and fuel prices in the country pushed the wholesale price index (WPI) for May to 4.43 percent, to nearly double over the 2.26 percent registered in May last year and higher

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RBI hikes repo rate by 25 bps; house, auto loans to get costlier

RBI hikes repo rate by 25 bps; house, auto loans to get costlier

🕔18:25, 6.Jun 2018

Mumbai, June 6  Housing loan and auto loan will become dearer with the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Wednesday raising its key interest rate for the first time since January 2015. The country’s central bank — RBI — has

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India’s 2017-18 global trade up 16.32%

India’s 2017-18 global trade up 16.32%

🕔10:49, 26.Apr 2018

New Delhi, April 26  India’s overall global trade has increased by 16.32 per cent in 2017-18. According to the Department of Commerce, the overall trade last fiscal increased to $767.9 billion from $660.2 billion in 2016-17. “India’s global trade has

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Deflating food prices softens India’s WPI inflation

Deflating food prices softens India’s WPI inflation

🕔19:45, 16.Apr 2018

New Delhi, April 16  Deflating food prices softened India’s wholesale price-indexed (WPI) inflation to 2.47 per cent in March from 2.48 per cent reported for the previous month, official data showed on Monday. According to the Commerce Ministry data, the

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Food prices accelerate November WPI inflation

Food prices accelerate November WPI inflation

🕔13:15, 14.Dec 2017

New Delhi, Dec 14  An exponential rise in food and fuel prices pushed India’s annual rate of inflation based on wholesale prices to 3.93 per cent for November, official data showed on Thursday. According to data from the Ministry of

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November inflation up at 4.88%, factory output growth dips (Lead)

November inflation up at 4.88%, factory output growth dips (Lead)

🕔20:26, 12.Dec 2017

New Delhi,, Dec 12 (IANS) A sharp spurt in food and fuel prices pushed India’s annual retail inflation in November over the RBI’s median level of 4 per cent, even as factory output growth in October contracted to 2.2 per cent

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RBI: Worst Days Over, Yet : INFLATION, PRIVATE BANKS WORRISOME…

RBI: Worst Days Over, Yet : INFLATION, PRIVATE BANKS WORRISOME…

🕔10:31, 11.Dec 2017

RBI: Worst Days Over, Yet INFLATION, PRIVATE BANKS WORRISOME By Shivaji Sarkar The slowdown has bottomed out, asserts RBI. Indeed, a positive indicator in the last over a year whereby India’s economy has gone through a difficult ride. Now there

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RBI maintains key rates, as concerns over inflation, ‘fiscal slippage’ rise

RBI maintains key rates, as concerns over inflation, ‘fiscal slippage’ rise

🕔15:14, 4.Oct 2017

Mumbai, Oct 4  Rising inflationary pressure and concerns over “fiscal slippage” prompted India’s central bank, the RBI, on Wednesday to maintain its key lending rates. According to the Reserve Bank of India’s fourth bi-monthly monetary policy review of 2017-18, the

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Rise in food prices pushes WPI inflation higher

Rise in food prices pushes WPI inflation higher

🕔15:21, 14.Aug 2017

New Delhi, Aug 14  An exponential rise in food prices pushed India’s annual rate of inflation based on wholesale prices to 1.88 per cent in July, official data showed here on Monday. According to data from the Ministry of Commerce

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Inflation to be below RBI’s 4% target by March 2018: Economic Survey

Inflation to be below RBI’s 4% target by March 2018: Economic Survey

🕔14:52, 11.Aug 2017

New Delhi, Aug 11 India faces the risk of deflationary impulses owing to stressed agricultural revenues, bad loans, farm loan waivers and the fiscal tightening they would entail, that could push inflation below the Reserve Bank of India’s (RBI) targeted 4

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India won’t see inflation under GST : Jaitley

India won’t see inflation under GST : Jaitley

🕔18:53, 2.Jul 2017

New Delhi, July 1 (IANS) Denying that the newly launched Goods and Services Tax (GST) will lead to inflation, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday said the prices of maximum items will either go down or remain unchanged. Jaitley also said

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GST rate will have short-lived impact on inflation: RBI

GST rate will have short-lived impact on inflation: RBI

🕔11:14, 5.Oct 2016

Mumbai, Oct 5  Implementing the Goods and Services Tax (GST) could produce a short-lived pass-through impact on the inflation trajectory, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) said on Tuesday.Announcing its first bi-monthly monetary policy review decided by a committee, RBI,

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Inflation surprise prompts Reserve Bank to hold lending rates

Inflation surprise prompts Reserve Bank to hold lending rates

🕔12:29, 7.Jun 2016

Mumbai, June 7  Along expected lines, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Tuesday left its key policy rates and reserve ratios unchanged, concerned over the slight rise in inflation and some domestic and global upside risks that have sprung

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Inflation & Govt Regulators HOLISTIC APPROACH CRITICAL

Inflation & Govt Regulators HOLISTIC APPROACH CRITICAL

🕔15:06, 4.Apr 2016

Inflation & Govt Regulators HOLISTIC APPROACH CRITICAL By Shivaji Sarkar  The Government needs to pursue policies that ease inflation and reduce prices to lubricate the economy. This is so because the trap laid by previous regimes is seemingly tightening. It

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