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Apr 18, 2017
WPI inflation at 5.7%: With food prices remaining the villain, monsoon holds the keyThe Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) had cautioned in its recent policy readings that monsoons this year will be crucial to decide the course of policy rates, while changing its policy stance from ‘accommodative’ to ‘neutral’ early this year.
Apr 17, 2017
March WPI inflation at 5.7%: With food prices remaining the villain, monsoon holds the key“We believe that there is an upside risk to the inflation with the increasing global commodity prices and expectation of possible below-normal monsoons. A clearer picture will emerge in July-August,” rating agency Care said.
Apr 12, 2017
Retail inflation hits 5-month high of 3.81% in March; IIP dips 1.2% in FebruaryThe decline in the IIP in February is mainly on account of 2 percent contraction in manufacturing sector
Feb 14, 2017
Wholesale price inflation spikes to 30-month high of 5.25% as fuel prices soarInflation in the 'fuel and power' basket more than doubled to 18.14 percent in January, up from 8.65 percent in the previous month. Inflation in diesel and petrol shot up to 31.10 percent and 15.66 percent during the month.
Dec 30, 2016
Realty regulator to adversely impact housing finance companies, says RBI reportThe Real Estate Regulatory Bill (RERA) was passed by both Houses of Parliament earlier this year and framing of draft rules for the same is underway at present
Oct 26, 2016
GST: FM Jaitley favours cess over additional tax for compensating statesAhead of the meeting of all powerful GST Council next week to decide on GST rates, Jaitley said the 4-slab structure of 6, 12, 18 and 26 per cent was under consideration, with lower rates for essential commodities and higher bracket for luxury goods
Sep 13, 2016
British inflation holds at 0.6% despite Brexit voteThe 12-month Consumer Price Index rose by 0.6 percent in August, as rising food and transport prices were offset by the falling cost of clothing, wine and hotels
Apr 25, 2016
Govt hikes minimum wage for contract workers to Rs 10,000On 17 April, Dattatreya had said the government would bring out an executive order to ensure that contract workers get a minimum wage of Rs 10,000 per month.
Dec 30, 2015
From climate change to illiteracy: Five things that India should worry about in 2016As we bid goodbye to 2015, India still has five big problems to worry about: poor agriculture output, climate change, malnourished children, illiteracy and inflation
Nov 18, 2015
Govt fixes maximum marketing margin for natural gasThe new rate would be "fixed on non-discretionary basis," it said, adding the decision is likely to enhance transparency and provide an element of certainty for future investments in gas infrastructure sector.