Shaktikanta Das as RBI governor: Central bank is a quiet, but happening place with current chief at helm for a year
Shortly before his resignation, one of former RBI governor Urjit Patel’s deputies, Viral Acharya, had made a scathing attack on the government on the issue of RBI’s autonomy in one of his speeches
Food surpluses have led to dip in farmers' income; spending on natural calamities not populist expenditure: Arun Jaitley
Jaitley underlined that there have been precedents of interim budgets containing major policy announcements to tackle an urgent situation
The RBI played a vital role in ensuring economic and financial stability, and was an important counterpart and partner for the IMF, Gerry Rice, IMF Director, Communication, said
RBI is part and parcel of govt; central bank has to share economic vision of Centre: Union minister Nitin Gadkari
The comments come days after the past RBI governor Urjit Patel suddenly resigned in protest following a host of issues with the government, including those on autonomy and its operational integrity
The tone and tenor of Shaktikanta Das suggest that he is likely to be more sympathetic to the government’s growth concerns not just RBI’s inflation worries.
"RBI has a very good reputation for very good reasons (and) maintaining the functional autonomy in decision-making and governance is absolutely sacred, we must not compromise on that," Arvind Subramanian said
Shaktikanta Das, Narendra Modi’s demonetisation man, has a fresh task at hand: Tame a rebellious central bank
Two years after note ban, Shaktikanta Das has been given another task by the Modi government--to douse the raging fire at Mint Road
Urjit Patel succeeded Raghuram Rajan to the 19th floor corner office of the Mint Road, saw through the badly implemented demonetisation decision.
Former SEBI chairman N Damodaran on Tuesday said the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) continues to be a strong institution and its recent differences with the government does not challenge its autonomy
The reports of rift between the central bank and the government surfaced last month following which the finance ministry reportedly started discussion with the RBI under the never-used before Section 7 of the RBI Act.
RBI Governor Urjit Patel versus Centre: Finance ministry offers truce, but not without warning Central bank about its behaviour
It is important both for the RBI and the government to acknowledge the weakness in the economy and engage in more constructive consultations rather than using roadshows to deploy pressure tactics.
Arun Jaitley holds high-level meeting to discuss liquidity issues; no discussion on RBI-govt differences, says report
Unlike in the past, all the four RBI deputy governors attended Tuesday's FSDC meeting along with Patel.
RBI-government spat shows central bank's independence, says Morgan Stanley India research head Ridham Desai
American brokerage Morgan Stanley on Tuesday said the Reserve Bank is more independent than it was in the past and the debate triggered by deputy governor Viral Acharya last week illustrates the progress on this front
RBI vs Narendra Modi government: Public spat won’t help, but India’s best bet is not to mess with its central bank
Almost every RBI governor, be it Y V Reddy or D Subbarao, have pitched for central bank autonomy in public forums inviting the wrath of the government of the day.
RBI-govt rift: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley flays central bank for failing to prevent lending excess during 2008 to 2014
The tensions between the RBI and the central government were brought to light recently by deputy RBI governor, Viral Acharya last week
Government officials have recently called for the Reserve Bank of India to relax its lending restrictions on some banks
RBI autonomy issue: Country's economic system works with cooperation of all parties, says Vijaya Bank MD RS Sankara Narayanan
RBI Deputy Governor Viral Acharya's recently pitched for "effective independence" of the central bank.
A toothless, weakened central bank wouldn’t do any good for any aspiring economy
"The government said the RBI has recommended the demonetisation. I do not know whether the government has forced the RBI to ask or the RBI took the call on its own," RBI's former Deputy Governor K.C. Chakrabarty told IANS over phone from London.
Dr Rajan today said the RBI has in-principle reached an agreement with the Parliamentary Standing Committee on the proposal that the central bank top brass led by the Governor should depose twice a year before the panel.