Country / India

India

Group Research / April 01, 2019

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India
 20172018e2019f2020f
GDP growth, % YoY8.27.26.86.2
CPI inflation, % YoY4.53.63.43.6
 2Q193Q194Q191Q202Q20
Exchange rates, end of period69.0370.9071.5072.0072.50
Policy interest rates, end of period5.755.405.005.005.00

India Economics Insights

India / Trade, Rates
RCEP & India: Weighing the benefits of regionalism

RCEP & India: Weighing the benefits of regionalism

October 09, 2019

Multilateral free trade agreements reinforce benefits from a wider market access and enjoy preferential or lower trade barriers.

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India / Trade, Rates
Trade war and India: Five factors to watch

Trade war and India: Five factors to watch

August 28, 2019

For India, developments on the US-China trade dispute and other protectionist policies, present both a challenge and opportunity.

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India / Monetary, Rates
India: RBI breaks from convention, cuts by 35bps

India: RBI breaks from convention, cuts by 35bps

August 07, 2019

Breaking from convention, RBI’s monetary policy committee (MPC) voted to lower the Repo rate by 35bp to 5.4% vs consensus at 25bps cut.

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India / Economics
Five reasons why trade wars matter to India

Five reasons why trade wars matter to India

October 08, 2019

In our latest Macro Insights video, DBS Economist Radhika Rao discusses India in the context of trade war and investment outlook.

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India / Monetary, Rates
India: How many policy rate cuts are left?

India: How many policy rate cuts are left?

October 01, 2019

With the policy rate now at the lowest since 2010, questions are arising on how low it can go?

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India / Fiscal, Rates
India: Bets on investment revival with USD20bn tax cuts

India: Bets on investment revival with USD20bn tax cuts

September 23, 2019

In a reflection of rising urgency to tackle slowing growth, the authorities announced a major set of corporate tax rate easing measures on Friday.

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