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Sep 30, 2019
Govt to borrow Rs 2.68 lakh cr in October-March period; remains non-committal on overseas borrowingThe government on Monday said its borrowing in the current fiscal will be within the budgeted Rs 7.1 lakh crore, and will stick to the fiscal deficit glide path, but it remained non-committal on the country's maiden overseas sovereign debt plan
Jul 26, 2019
Why sovereign bonds, as a remedy to cure India's fiscal weakness, isn't an exciting ideaFrom a market standpoint, sovereign bonds will mean more volatility in the markets.
Dec 28, 2017
Govt's higher borrowing of Rs 50,000 crore means there will necessarily be fiscal slippageThe alternative is to have central govt breach fiscal deficit target and borrow more from the market, which is being done now
Feb 24, 2015
Budget 2015: Fiscal consolidation is the most important reform that markets are waiting forFocus on improving the tax-to-GDP ratio from current 10.6 percent levels, lowering the subsidy bill from over 2 percent of GDP and spending on creation of assets will help the government on its fiscal consolidation path
Dec 14, 2014
Lucky Jaitley to make a windfall gain of $12 bn from crude oil fallThe savings would come in the form of reduced fuel subsidy costs and higher petrol and diesel levies
Sep 27, 2014
Modi govt cuts annual borrowing target by Rs 8000 crThe Central Government on Friday said it would borrow Rs 2.40 lakh crore from markets in the second half of the current fiscal, Rs 8,000 crore less than the annual estimate.
Sep 17, 2013
India to borrow Rs 6.3 lakh crore this fiscal year: reportThe government will announce the fiscal second-half borrowing that begins in October on September 23, the report said.
Apr 01, 2013
Why the Indian economy is in a Catch-22 situationThe government is spending too much. To bring down rates and improve growth, it has to spend less. But if it spends less, growth will anyway come down
Mar 01, 2013
Govt says FY14 gross borrowing will be at Rs 5.79 lakh crThe government today said it has pegged its gross borrowing for 2013-14 at Rs 5.79 lakh crore.
Feb 27, 2013
Budget 2013: Current account deficit concerns to persists, says Kotak’s PanThe government's borrowing programme is going to be a bigger worry than fiscal deficit as it adds to the interest payment bill which is an unproductive expenditure, said Indranil Pan, cheif economist, Kotak Mahindra Bank