India fastest growing major economy
MUMBAI: India remained the fastest growing major economy in the world last quarter, with growth buoyed by an improved performance in manufacturing and services, a Reuters poll of economists found. The median forecast from 35 economists showed the economy grew 7.1 per cent annually in the first three months. Forecasts ranged from 6.5 to 7.8 per cent. Annual growth was 7.0 per cent in the quarter ending December, and 7.9 per cent in the January-March quarter last year.