fiscal deficit

Important for India to keep fiscal deficit in check: IMF chief economist

Important for India to keep fiscal deficit in check: IMF chief economist

Washington: It is important for India to keep fiscal deficit in check, even though its revenue projections look optimistic, Chief Economi...Read More

Important for India to keep fiscal deficit in check: IMF chief economist Gita Gopinath

Important for India to keep fiscal deficit in check: IMF chief economist Gita Gopinath

Washington: It is important for India to keep fiscal deficit in check, even though its revenue projections look optimistic, Chief Economi...Read More

Fiscal deficit reaches over 78 pc at Rs 5.54 lakh crore till August-end

Fiscal deficit reaches over 78 pc at Rs 5.54 lakh crore till August-end

New Delhi: The country's fiscal deficit touched Rs 5.54 lakh crore at the end of August, which was 78.7 per cent of the Budget Estimate f...Read More

All macros favouring India, companies should pass on tax cuts to consumers: Deepak Parekh

All macros favouring India, companies should pass on tax cuts to consumers: Deepak Parekh

New Delhi: Confident about the Indian growth story getting a big boost from the recent corporate tax rate cuts, eminent banker Deepak Par...Read More

Fiscal Deficit may widen on Corporate Tax Rate Cuts

Fiscal Deficit may widen on Corporate Tax Rate Cuts

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman in Union Budget 2019-20 had set a target of 3.3% of the GDP for fiscal deficit. However, on Friday af...Read More

Corporate tax cut to have 'minor' impact on fiscal deficit: Niti Aayog

Corporate tax cut to have 'minor' impact on fiscal deficit: Niti Aayog

Mumbai: The Rs 1.45-lakh crore tax giveaway is unlikely to widen fiscal deficit much as the shortfall will be met through increased tax c...Read More

Markets gain on RBI's surplus transfer to Government

Markets gain on RBI's surplus transfer to Government

Mumbai: Stocks advanced as the government was set to receive Rs. 1.76 lakh crore of RBI's surplus, which will give it more room for a sti...Read More

Fiscal deficit touched 4.52 percent in February end

Fiscal deficit touched 4.52 percent in February end

New Delhi: The country’s fiscal deficit at Rs 8.51 lakh crore at the end of February 2019 had touched 4.52 per cent of the GDP, a senior ...Read More

RBI likely to cut interest rate again in June; no cut thereafter

RBI likely to cut interest rate again in June; no cut thereafter

New Delhi: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) is likely to cut interest rates one more time in June before rising inflation pressures and el...Read More

Need for good relook at fiscal deficit mantra

Need for good relook at fiscal deficit mantra

The fiscal deficit consists of the money borrowed by the government to finance its expenditures beyond its income. BJP and Congress agree...Read More

Government to get Rs 28,000 crore RBI interim dividend

Government to get Rs 28,000 crore RBI interim dividend

New Delhi: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) will pay an interim dividend of Rs 28,000 crore to the government, a move that will help the C...Read More

Don’t fear fiscal deficit

Don’t fear fiscal deficit

Finance Minister Piyush Goyal has claimed with some justification that the NDA Government has been successful in keeping the fiscal defic...Read More

April-December fiscal deficit hits 112.4 percent of full year target

April-December fiscal deficit hits 112.4 percent of full year target

New Delhi: Fiscal deficit touched 112.4 per cent of the full-year budget target of Rs 6.24 lakh crore at the end of December on account o...Read More

Maintaining 3.4 percent fiscal deficit a tough task: Moody’s

Maintaining 3.4 percent fiscal deficit a tough task: Moody’s

New Delhi: The government will find it difficult to meet the fiscal deficit target of 3.4 per cent in 2019-20 on account on higher spendi...Read More

Fiscal deficit to give a miss

Fiscal deficit to give a miss

New Delhi: Deviating from the target, Finance Minister Piyush Goyal on Friday said fiscal deficit for the current fiscal is expected to b...Read More

Fiscal deficit to be at 3.4% of GDP this year: Finance Minister Piyush Goyal

Fiscal deficit to be at 3.4% of GDP this year: Finance Minister Piyush Goyal

New Delhi: Finance Minister Piyush Goyal on Friday said the fiscal deficit will be at 3.4 per cent of GDP this year. Presenting the Budge...Read More

Budget 2019: What the Government should do beyond Budget announcement to safeguard the Agri-economy

Budget 2019: What the Government should do beyond Budget announcement to safeguard the Agri-economy

Mumbai: The government is expected to announce measures to help the MSME sector and Agricultural economy. These announcements may not be ...Read More

Farm loan waivers to widen states’ fiscal deficit

Farm loan waivers to widen states’ fiscal deficit

New Delhi: Competitive populism in the form of farm loan waivers and other schemes ahead of the general polls would inflate cumulative fi...Read More

April-Oct fiscal deficit crosses full-year goal

April-Oct fiscal deficit crosses full-year goal

New Delhi: The full-year fiscal deficit target of Rs 6.24 lakh crore was breached at October-end mainly on account of lower revenue colle...Read More

Government likely to miss 3.3 percent fiscal deficit goal in FY19

Government likely to miss 3.3 percent fiscal deficit goal in FY19

Mumbai: Despite repeated assurances, India will not be able to narrow fiscal deficit to the targeted 3.3 per cent for 2018-19 of GDP on a...Read More

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