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Three Years Into Modi's Regime, the Cracks Are Beginning to Show - The Wire

Unemployment has risen and the corporate sector has taken a hit, but the Modi government is relying on statistics to create an illusion of economic growth. Three Years Into Modi's Regime, the Cracks Are Beginning to Show. Prime Minister Narendra Modi.and more »

GDP growth slows to 6.1% in Jan-March: Indian economy finally bares its demonetisation scars - Hindustan Times

Finally, the impact of demonetisation is visible in the gross domestic product (GDP) numbers. Gross value-added (GVA) growth at constant prices fell to a mere 5.6% in the fourth quarter of fiscal year 2017 (FY17), clearly showing the scars of ...and more »

India's slower GDP nasty surprise, self-goal: Chinese media - The Indian Express

A state-run Chinese daily said Friday that India has suffered a setback and a “nasty surprise” in the “elephant versus dragon” race as its GDP growth slowed down in the January-April quarter helping China re-emerge as the fastest growing major economy.and more »

Demonetisation pulls down India GDP growth rate to 6.1% in Q4 2016-17 - Livemint

New Delhi: India's economic growth slowed for the fourth consecutive quarter in the three months ended March, mirroring the impact of demonetisation on key sectors including construction and financial services. Gross domestic product (GDP) growth ...and more »

Canada's Economic Growth Triples US's - Huffington Post Canada

The experts promised us a “barnburner” of a first quarter for Canada's economy, and the economy delivered. Canada's GDP grew at a 3.7-per-cent pace in the first three months of 2017, more than tripling the U.S.'s 1.2-per-cent pace, StatsCan reported on ...and more »

GDP Numbers Show India No Longer Fastest Growing Economy In The World. 5 Things To Know - Huffington Post India

In what is likely to disappoint investors and the government, India's latest quarterly GDP growth has slowed sharply to 6.1 per cent from 7 per cent the previous quarter, clocking the slowest growth rate in two years. As a result, India has lost its ...and more »

India's GDP in Q4 grows 6.1%, loses fastest growing economy tag - Times of India

India's GDP or gross domestic product grew 6.1 per cent year-on-year during the January-March period, government data showed on Wednesday. With this, India loses its status of the world's fastest growing economy. China's GDP grew 6.9 per cent during ...and more »

India's GDP growth slowed to 7.1% in the historic year of demonetisation - Quartz

The data is in: While India remains one of the world's fastest-growing major economies, the currency ban in November 2016 did take some steam out of its growth engine. India's GDP grew at 7.1% in 2016-17, the country's Central Statistics Office (CSO ...and more »

India growth slows to 7.1% in 2016-17 as demonetisation hits consumption - Hindustan Times

India's economic growth slowed to 6.1% in the fourth quarter ending March 2017, compared with 7.1% in the previous quarter, as the government's note ban decision slowed activity in cash-dependent sectors. Government data showed the gross domestic ...and more »

Econo-metrics: The (almost) monster first quarter GDP -

Here is the headline: Canada's gross domestic product accelerated to an annual rate of 3.7 per cent in the first quarter, as Canadians kept shopping and companies rebuilt inventories, Statistics Canada reported May 31. StatsCan raised its growth ...and more »