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Oct 11, 2019
PMEAC Chairman Bibek Debroy’s warning on economic slowdown shows govt’s top advisors aren’t living in denial any longerThe PMEAC chairman’s warnings and prescriptions should be an eye-opener to the government in the present economic scenario
Feb 06, 2019
Narendra Modi govt eroded federal autonomy, says Congress, terms claim of increased devolution of funds to states 'maha jumla'The Congress on Wednesday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government of eroding federal autonomy and alleged that its claim of increased devolution of funds to states had turned out to be a 'maha jumla'
Dec 08, 2017
Ending exemptions can take tax-to-GDP ratio to 22%, says PMEAC chairman Bibek DebroyBibek Debroy claimed revenue worth 5 percent of GDP is lost to exemptions and if these exemptions are eliminated, the tax-to-GDP ratio will be 22 percent
Dec 05, 2017
Ahead of RBI policy, Surjit Bhalla wants MPC to cut rate by 200 bps, says central bank shouldn't be carried away by 6.3% GDPThe RBI MPC’s reluctance to cut rate means that no businesses can survive as the cost of working capital is high and no entrepreneur will be willing to hire new people, Surjit Bhalla said.
Nov 14, 2017
Govt seeks up to 100% dividend from 12 public sector firms as fears of tax revenue shortfall loomThe demand has been made following a finance ministry assessment on 25 October of the financial health of 14 state companies, including top miner NMDC Ltd and trading firm MMTC Ltd
Oct 18, 2017
Govt likely to stick to deficit target, may step up bank reform, says PMEAC member Surjit BhallaEconomic growth slipped to its lowest level in three years in the first quarter, logging an annual rate of 5.7 percent
Sep 26, 2017
Narendra Modi revives PM's Economic Advisory Council: Can Bibek Debroy and his team reboot economy?Narendra Modi has revived the UPA-era Prime Minister's Economic Advisory Council (PMEAC). Following is a roundup of the PMEAC and the nature of its work.
Oct 11, 2013
Expect better IIP numbers in second half of financial year: C RangarajanPrime Minister's Economic Advisory Council (PMEAC) Chairman C Rangarajan today expressed the hope that India's industrial output growth will pick up in the second half of the current fiscal year.
Jul 22, 2013
Economy will see 6 percent growth this fiscal: C Rangarajan"It can be said that the growth of the gross domestic product (GDP) will be 6 per cent...as the monsoon is favourable, reflecting increasing public sector investment," Rangarajan said.
Feb 24, 2012
Lowering of rates depends on fiscal deficit: MontekIndia's fiscal deficit is expected to be 5.6 percent of Gross Domestic Product (GDP) this fiscal as against the budget estimates of 4.6 per cent of GDP.