Video: Is Narendra Modi the leader to stop India's slowdown?

Tue 10 Sep 2019 10:21 AM GST
India's economic growth is running out of steam. So what's behind the slide and what Prime Minister Narendra Modi is doing to fix the economy.

Now, the slowest expansion in six years has put India behind China, Indonesia and a few others in the region. Waning consumption at home, troubled banks and a gloomy global outlook are being blamed, prompting a flurry of measures from the government.

At risk are efforts to reduce poverty in Asia’s third-largest economy and the ability to generate jobs for the more than 10 million young people entering the workforce each year.

(Source: Financial Times YouTube channel)

By Staff writer