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May 23, 2017
GST: Maruti Suzuki's RC Bhargava says 43% rate will make all hybrid cars unviableThe Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM), had earlier asked that hybrid and electric cars be taxed 10 percent lower than petrol and diesel cars.
May 18, 2017
GDP numbers for 2016-17 likely to be revised from 6.7% to 7.4%: NomuraThe Central Statistical Office (CSO) revised India's wholesale price index (WPI) and industrial production (IP) series last week, changing the base year to 2011-12 (from 2004-05).
May 12, 2017
New series WPI, IIP released with base year 2011-12: All you need to knowThe periodical reviews and revisions of the base year of the macroeconomic indicators is aimed at capturing the structural changes in the economy and improving the quality, coverage and representativeness of the indices
May 01, 2017
Jobless growth: Niti Aayog offers just a partial solution based on old dataNiti has used old data to make assertions against the jobless growth charge. It quotes figures for unemployment from the six year old NSSO Survey of 2011-12 and for the services sector, it goes back further – by a decade
Apr 28, 2017
India in advanced stages of formulating defence manufacturing policy: FM Arun JaitleyFinance Minister Jaitley, who holds additional charge of the Defence Ministry, said the focus would be on technological tie-ups to help India become a "manufacturing economy"
Apr 21, 2017
MPC minutes: If remonetisation is progressing well, why are the ATMs still running dry?If demonetisation impact is a thing of the past and the impact is transitory, why the manufacturing sector is still struggling to get back to shape?
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 13, 2017
February IIP contracts 1.2%: Bad news shows demonetisation still a drag; good monsoon only hopeIn recent months, the Index of Industrial Production (IIP), has offered an inconsistent and perplexing trend with highly volatile and often contradicting numbers with the GDP figures
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
Apr 08, 2017
Make in India: Why it should be about success of local firms and not just manufacturing goodsMake in India can be used as the vehicle that provides an organic growth to tackle the listed issues of past failures