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Dec 08, 2017
It's time we moved away from fiscal deficit targeting, focused policy related outcomes: Bimal JalanThe government has set a target of a 3.2 percent of GDP fiscal deficit for the current fiscal
Dec 04, 2017
MPC likely to hold repo rate on Wednesday on higher inflation, rising oil prices and strong GDP dataMPC had earlier, in August reduced the repo, or its repurchase rate by 0.25 percentage points to six percent.
Oct 02, 2017
GST: Arun Jaitley sees scope for lesser slabs, bigger reforms once revenue picks upCurrently, the GST regime slots items under rates of 5, 12, 18 and 28 percent. An additional GST compensation cess is also levied on certain products.
Aug 03, 2016
India can achieve 8% growth in next 3 fiscals on reforms and monetary policy push: S&PS&P also said India will have to address issues plaguing private investment, and banks will have to clean up their balance sheets
Jul 11, 2016
India's fiscal easing constrained by high debt: Moody'sMoody's said India's exports to UK were 0.4 percent of the GDP in 2015 while shipments to European Union make up for 1.7 percent
Dec 09, 2014
Why Arun Jaitley should not develop a fiscal deficit obsession in budget 2015-16Europe and Japan have followed the US in easing up monetary policy while trying to run a tighter fiscal ship. It has resulted in less growth and more asset inflation. India should avoid the same trap.
Nov 06, 2014
Good news: Whether RBI cuts it or not, lending rate is headed downwardsThe current deposit rate cut spree will most likely be succeeded by reduction in lending rates across segments and even in base rates of banks if the credit growth remains subdued and economic revival takes longer than expected
Oct 18, 2014
Why India Inc must stop whining about interest rates and start cutting retail pricesFiscal and monetary policies are important in the fight against inflation. But, surely, corporates can do their bit by cutting down retail prices to drive demand? They have to change their high-margin mindsets
Dec 27, 2013
Not draconian changes, India needs to cut debt in 5-6 yrs: MontekIndia should reduce its debt within 5-6 years by putting fiscal policy on the right path, but "draconian changes" are not the answer, Planning Commission Deputy Chairman Montek Singh Ahluwalia today said.
Oct 16, 2012
Monetary and fiscal policy have to move in tandem: RBITerming fiscal deficit as "one of the major concerns", RBI Deputy Governor H R Khan today said the monetary and fiscal policy have to move in tandem.