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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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

Indian economy on the verge of anarchy: Manish Tewari - The Indian Express

Senior Congress leader Manish Tewari on Thursday hit out at the Narendra Modi-led NDA government saying the country's economy was currently going through the worst phase in decades and was on the “verge of anarchy”. “Looking at the GDP figures released ...and more »

Expert Views - India's economy grows 6.1 percent in Jan-March - Reuters

MUMBAI (Reuters) - India's economy grew 6.1 percent in the three months through March from a year earlier, slowing from a provisional 7.0 percent in the previous quarter, government data showed on Wednesday. Labourers work at the construction site of ...and more »

India is no longer the fastest-growing economy - The Hindu

India lost its fastest-growing major economy tag in the fourth quarter of 2016-17, with GDP growth coming in at 6.1% compared with China's 6.9% in the same period. Data from the Ministry of Statistics on Wednesday showed GDP grew 7.1% in the financial ...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 »

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 »