Latest News on Economic reforms
Showing of 0 - 10 from 146 results
Economic reforms - Total results - 146
Oct 10, 2017
GST: Arun Jaitley claims transition to new regime 'fairly smooth' despite attempts to derail itArun Jaitley, who is on a week-long visit to the US to attend the annual meetings of the IMF and World Bank, said under the GST the government has unveiled attractive schemes to ensure that the non-compliant in India become compliant
Oct 05, 2017
Manmohan Singh says process of economic reforms still incomplete, fresh thinking needed to design new policyManmohan Singh said the process of economic reforms was "still incomplete" and that a "fresh thinking" was needed
Sep 04, 2017
BRICS Summit 2017: GST India's biggest economic reform measure ever, says Narendra ModiPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said that the Goods and Services Tax (GST) introduced in July this year is the biggest economic reform ever in India.
Aug 13, 2017
Narendra Modi may turn populist, shun major reforms till 2019 general elections: ReportThe Narendra Modi government is unlikely to undertake any major reform in the remainder of its term but may channel its energy to publicise achievements and emerge more people-friendly with lower taxes, says a report.
Aug 07, 2017
With Rajiv Kumar at the helm, NITI Aayog is safe; powerful PMO, swadeshi lobby may pose challenges for himWith a nuanced, rooted belief in free economy and markets, Rajiv Kumar can transform NITI Aayog. But will he now become a yes man? Time alone will tell
Aug 02, 2017
Arvind Panagariya's exit throws up a puzzle: Where is India headed, more reforms or protectionism?If Arvind Panagariya’s exit has to do with making NITI Aayog a more happening place, then there’s some hope; if it has anything at all to do with the swadeshi lobby being unhappy, it doesn't augur well
Jun 26, 2017
Narendra Modi in Washington, DC: Forget photo ops, India may be giving far more than it's gettingWhen we take a deep yoga breath and ask ourselves what India has given and what it has got beyond, a clearer picture may emerge. The jury is out
Jun 21, 2017
GST from 1 July: Anti-profiteering rules bring back pre-1991 ghosts, fears of inspector rajThe word "profiteering" actually belongs in the Nehru-Indira Gandhi era, when food shortages and crackdowns on hoarders led to the word being in fashion. High inflation and hunger were then major issues on the table.
May 29, 2017
Narendra Modi's four-nation tour: PM travels with a bagful of wares and a strong sales pitchThe highlight of Narendra Modi's speeches during the tour is likely to be his achievement in making the GST a reality and his efforts to simplify myriad laws for foreign investors, including recent abolition of FIPB
May 26, 2017
Sensex breaches 31,000, Nifty nears 9,600 as Modi govt celebrates 3 yrs in officePersistent inflow of foreign funds and sustained buying by retail investors are buoying the stock market.