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Apr 27, 2017
Bank credit demand up 5.5% in FY18’s first fortnight: RBI dataFor the fortnight to 14 April 2017, bank credit stood at Rs76.31 trillion, up 5.52% from Rs72.31 trillion in the week to 15 April 2016, RBI data shows
Apr 17, 2017
Indians love credit cards like never before; here's what the 28% spike in outstanding meansThe drying up of credit for industries shows that stagnation in economic activities is real on the ground no matter the 7 percent GDP growth released by government statistical office.
Apr 07, 2017
RBI monetary policy takeaways: What the central bank thinks of growth, NPAs, liquidityGiven that banks have closed their accounts in March, the market was keen to get a clear number on the demonetisation exercise in terms of the return of old notes to the system.
Mar 02, 2017
Freight and fridge sales: Economists seek GDP clues amid data doubtsSome economists are perplexed by figures showing growth in consumer spending hitting a four-year high, even as sales of beverages, home appliances and vehicles fell.
Feb 01, 2017
Budget 2017: Agri credit raised to record Rs 10 lakh cr in FY18"The target for agricultural credit in 2017-18 has been fixed at a record level of Rs 10 lakh crore," Jaitley said in his Budget speech.
Jul 21, 2016
Can Narendra Modi cure public sector banks’ ‘begging bowl syndrome’?The major reason for the current NPA (Non-performing Assets) mess in these banks is their lack of efficiency in credit appraisal process and careless lending practices to grow their loan books.
Mar 29, 2016
Dear Modi, there is indeed progress but this is not time to celebrateDespite the visible signs of revival, there is skepticism about the growth scenario and it isn’t baseless
Mar 11, 2016
RBI orders probe into alleged frauds commited to meet farmer loan targetsThe Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has ordered a probe into allegations of irregularities committed by public, private and foreign banks to claim achievements of targets in lending to farmers and the agro-sector, an official said on Friday.
Dec 31, 2015
The economy has found its mojo this century, but work is only half done on the reforms frontThe Indian economy has grown six fold in size between 2001 and 2015 and now stands at Rs 125.41 lakh crore in fiscal year 2015 from Rs 21.77 lakh crore in fiscal year 2001 at the start of this millennium.
Sep 22, 2015
Jaitley should talk about high home prices as well, and not just high EMIsIf the real estate sector has to pick up, the government has to go after real estate prices