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India’s Feb services sector output rises: PMI

New Delhi, March 3 (IANS) Healthy rise in new orders accelerated India's services sector output growth in February. Moreover, the roll out of the Covid-19 vaccine led to an improvement in business confidence towards growth prospects. However, employment declined for the...

India’s eight core industries’ production remains flat in Jan

New Delhi, Feb 26 (IANS) The production of India's eight major industries remained flat on a year-on-year basis during January 2021. The Index of Eight Core Industries' reading for last month showed a rise of just 0.1 per cent in...

India set to manufacture containers to boost exports

By Mahua Venkatesh As India aims to boost its exports, the government is looking at manufacturing containers in a big way while developing a shipping line under the Atmanirbhar Bharat programme. Containers are required to ship goods. At present,...

Budget will enhance growth in manufacturing, trade: Commerce Secy

New Delhi, Feb. Feb 3 (IANS) The Budget for 2021-22 extensively and comprehensively envisages several initiatives and areas of focus, aimed at enhancing India's overall competitiveness and manufacturing capacities, which would enable growth, diversification and technological enhancement of India's...

India’s eight core industries’ production down 1.3% in Dec

New Delhi, Jan 29 (IANS): The production of India's eight major industries decelerated on a year-on-year basis during December. The Index of Eight Core Industries' reading in December showed an output contraction of 1.3 per cent from an expansion of 3.1...

India’s eight core industries’ production loses steam, down 2.6% in Nov

New Delhi, Dec 31 (IANS) The production of India’s eight major industries decelerated on both sequential and on year-on-year basis during November, as the output pace receded by (-) 2.6 per cent. The Index of Eight Core Industries’ reading in November...

‘Zero effect, zero defect’: PM’s fresh call for India’s manufacturers

New Delhi, Dec 27 (IANS) After being 'vocal for local' to make India 'Aatmanirbhar' (self-reliant), Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday gave a clarion call to adopt "zero effect, zero defect" policy while manufacturing Made-in-India products and ensure that...

India to become manufacturing hub of space assets: PM

New Delhi, Dec 14 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday interacted with key industries, startups and academia from the space sector through video conferencing to encourage their participation in space activities. He also expressed hope that the country would soon become...

PLI scheme to provide major impetus to manufacturing sector: Amitabh Kant

New Delhi, Dec 12 (IANS) The Centre’s production-linked incentive (PLI) scheme for key sectors has the potential to add $520 billion worth of manufacturing in the next five years, NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant said on Saturday. Recently, the Centre had...

Trade deficit might widen as Covid dents exports: Experts

New Delhi, Dec 5 (IANS) The overall trade deficit is likely to widen as rising coronavirus cases and subsequent lockdowns in key export markets dent India's merchandise exports, experts said. The recently released provisional data showed that India's merchandise exports...

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Hybrid physical hearing to begin in SC from March 15

New Delhi, Mar 6 (IANS): Come March 15, the Supreme Court will begin hybrid physical hearing after a gap of...