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Sep 18, 2018
Need to blend subsidy with investment to enhance agriculture sector growth, make it self-sufficient: Arun JaitleyImportant areas which require investment include physical infrastructure, social sector and farm sector, Jaitley said.
Sep 14, 2018
Narendra Modi could host meeting this weekend to review state of economy; may take stock of rupee, fuel price crisesOpposition parties led by Congress have made spiralling fuel prices and plummeting rupee a political issue and questioned the efficacy of the government's economic policies.
Sep 12, 2018
GDP growth likely to have peaked in Q1; moderation expected as weaker rupee remains major headwind: Credit SuisseAccording Credit Suisse, the 8.2 percent GDP growth for the April-June quarter of this year, though "encouraging", was largely owing to base effects.
Sep 10, 2018
Rupee to hit 73 by March 2019; fiscal deficit to reach 6.5% in FY19 on shortfalls in GST collection and divestments: UBSA country's external balances are one of the key factors influencing the currency and weakness in it has led to a 12 percent depreciation in the rupee till now, it said
Sep 08, 2018
'BJP govt running electoral dictatorship, will fight saffronisation dreams': DMK adopts resolution against CentreIn its resolution, the DMK accused the BJP of running an "anti-people government" for four years and said there was an 'undeclared Emergency" in the country, with the clampdown on the media.
Sep 07, 2018
Rupee in free fall: A weaker currency may be a temporary setback, but can check Chinese importsA weaker rupee can help check reckless import of everything from smartphones to olives and chocolates and can provide a healthy overall macroeconomic protection to local manufacturers
Sep 03, 2018
Manufacturing growth eases in August on softer domestic demand; weak rupee boosts exports: PMIIndian economy expanded 8.2 percent in the April-June quarter, its fastest pace in more than two years, driven by solid growth in manufacturing and consumer spending
Aug 31, 2018
Economy likely grew 7.6% year-on-year in April-June quarter; depreciating rupee poses risk in coming monthsThe rupee has weakened nearly 10 percent against the dollar this year, touching a record low of 70.8250 to the dollar on Thursday, and is the worst performing currency in Asia.
Aug 29, 2018
Indian economy seen growing steadily at 7.6% pace in April-June on improvement in manufacturing, finds pollA few economists expect a slight slowdown in growth due to greater global economic uncertainty and domestic political risks from national elections scheduled for May 2019
Aug 28, 2018
Arun Jaitley blames NPA woes to 'indiscriminate lending' before and after 2008 global credit crisisJaitley blamed the NPA pile, which is about 12 percent of the system, and the macroeconomic problems of fiscals 2013 and 2014 to the debt-driven growth