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India's current account deficit narrows sharply to $0.3 bn on lower trade deficit

Jun 16, 2016

India's current account deficit narrows sharply to $0.3 bn on lower trade deficit

India's current account deficit (CAD) narrowed sharply to USD 0.3 billion, or 0.1 per cent of GDP, in the fourth quarter of 2015-16 from USD 7.1 billion, or 1.3 per cent, in third quarter, on account of lower trade gap. #GDP #RBI #Current Account Deficit #Balance of payments #CAD #Q4 #fiscal 2016 #Jan-Mar 2016 quarter
Import curbs only helped gold smuggling; so reversal will have no impact on CAD

Dec 01, 2014

Import curbs only helped gold smuggling; so reversal will have no impact on CAD

Shifting between smuggling and legal imports makes no difference to the current account deficit. Ergo, removing the restriction will make no difference to the current account deficit #Interest rates #Current Account Deficit #gold imports #Balance of payments #Rupee defence #capital flows
Govt should restrict gold imports by all means. Here's why

Nov 20, 2014

Govt should restrict gold imports by all means. Here's why

Rather than be caught on the back foot, it does make sense to tackle this issue through multiple measures to ensure that the external count remains stable #Interest rates #Current Account Deficit #gold imports #Balance of payments #capital flows
CAD troubles: Why India is the weakest link in 'hot money' mine

Jun 14, 2013

CAD troubles: Why India is the weakest link in 'hot money' mine

India is emerging Asia's canary in the 'hot money' mine. As financial markets sell off on concerns over rising U.S. rates, what happens in India, an economy with slowing growth and a heavy dependence on foreign money, could well determine if this is merely a short-term rout or a full-blown cris #India #Emerging markets #Rupee #Hot Money #Asia #Balance of payments #CAD #TheExplainer
Gold price crash to help improve BoP position, says Rangarajan

Apr 21, 2013

Gold price crash to help improve BoP position, says Rangarajan

Sharp decline gold prices will have favourable impact on the economy especially the high current account deficit (CAD) and the overall Balance of Payment (BoP) position, Prime Minister's Economic Advisory Council (PMEAC) Chairman C Rangarajan has said. #C Rangarajan #TheySaidIt #Gold prices #Balance of payments
India's services exports in Dec at $12.88 bn: RBI

Feb 15, 2013

India's services exports in Dec at $12.88 bn: RBI

India's services exports in December 2012 stood at $12.88 billion, up 7.1 percent from a month ago, Reserve Bank data showed today. #Numbers #RBI #exports #Balance of payments #services sector
Healthy balance of payment needed to achieve growth target: Prez

Dec 29, 2012

Healthy balance of payment needed to achieve growth target: Prez

The government will have to take corrective measures to maintain healthy balance of payment in order to achieve the economic growth targets of the 12th Plan period (2012-17), President Pranab Mukherjee said today. #GDP #Pranab Mukherjee #TheySaidIt #Growth #Balance of payments
FDI inflows jump over two-fold to $4.67 bn in Sept

Dec 03, 2012

FDI inflows jump over two-fold to $4.67 bn in Sept

For the April-September 2012 period, India received maximum FDI from Mauritius ($6.25 billion), Japan ($ 1.32 billion), Singapore ($1.12 billion) the Netherlands ($ 968 million) and the UK ($592 million). #Numbers #FDI #Balance of payments
Slowdown fears: FDI declines by over 65% in Apr-June

Aug 11, 2012

Slowdown fears: FDI declines by over 65% in Apr-June

Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) in the country declined by over 65 percent to $4.64 billion during April-June 2012-13 year-on-year amid global economic slowdown. #WhyNow #FDI #FII #Balance of payments