Tag: Inflation

Wholesale inflation hits 2-year high of 3.74% in August

Wholesale inflation soared to a two-year high of 3.74 per cent in August mainly on account of uptick in prices of pulses and some manufactured items, prompting the industry to step up its demand for structural reforms to deal with the price situation. Experts, however, attributed…

Inflation warrior Urjit Patel at the helm of RBI

Urjit Patel who took over as the 24th Governor of Reserve Bank will have a tough task in maintaining the legacy of his predecessor, Raghuram Rajan, and balance them need to contain inflation without hurting growth. Patel assumed charge effective September 4, 2016, after serving as…