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Sep 09, 2019 18:28
The Telangana Rashtra Samithi returned to power for a second successive term in December 2018, but the chief minister presented only a vote-on-account budget in February this year on the ground that there was no clarity on devolution of funds from the... read more
Sep 08, 2019 08:13
Tax projections made in the budget are based on projected nominal GDP growth for the year. This year’s budget had a projected nominal GDP growth of 12%. An 8% growth rate can lead to a serious shortfall in taxes. read more
Sep 04, 2019 06:23
All the four revenue districts of Gurugram account for 60% of the total revenue in Haryana under the GST regime. read more
Sep 02, 2019 14:30
India’s GDP growth plummeted to 5% in the first quarter of the current fiscal year. This is the lowest in 25 quarters. This is only the second instance of growth rate falling for five consecutive quarters since 1999. read more
Sep 02, 2019 13:06
A four percentage point shortfall in this figure for the entire year, if it happens, will mean a big shortfall in tax collections. This also means that the government will find it very difficult to spend what it has committed in the budget. read more
Aug 21, 2019 18:54
In its latest edition of Economy Watch, EY said assuming India grows by projected 7 per cent in the current fiscal year ending March 31, 2020, the size of the economy will grow to USD 3 trillion from USD 2.7 trillion in the previous year. read more
Aug 15, 2019 13:42
Congress said the ideal of creating a five-trillion economy was not possible if current trend continued. India’s GDP needed to grow at 9% for the next five-years along with investments for it to materialize, it said. read more
Jul 23, 2019 20:26
“India’s economy is set to grow at 7.0 per cent in 2019, picking up to 7.2 per cent in 2020. The downward revision of 0.3 percentage point for both years reflects a weaker-than expected outlook for domestic demand,” the International Monetary Fund (IMF)... read more
Jul 07, 2019 11:38
Key to successful economic transformation lies in having a holistic picture about the challenges facing the economy and then synchronising specific policy responses with the right opportunities for making these interventions read more
Jul 06, 2019 21:14
The Indore legislator and son of senior party leader Kailash Vijayvargiya was arrested and later sent to judicial custody for thrashing the municipal officer. He was released on bail on Sunday. read more
Jul 06, 2019 13:32
In a Facebook post a day after the Budget presentation, Jaitley said a fundamental question has always been asked as to what would one choose between good economics and clever politics. read more
Jul 05, 2019 09:04
The Economic Survey gives a wealth of information, both in terms of analysis and statistics, about the economy. Here are four key themes that will help us gain a better understanding of what lies ahead for the next year. read more
Jul 04, 2019 22:53
India will need to take up investments from the current level of 29.3% of GDP to 35% to achieve a sustained growth of 8%, Subramanian said, giving the example of China that took the level to 50%. read more
Jun 23, 2019 19:53
His mandate allows him to pursue a reform agenda without constraints; it also allows him to collaborate more deeply with the private sector, while ensuring that there is no crony capitalism, to push growth; and it allows him to focus on improving the... read more
Jun 18, 2019 20:01
As the day to day economy becomes more commercialised, even waste associated with food, such as milk packets and water bottles. are piling up. Solid waste disposal is already an acute crisis in India’s big cities. Status quo is not going to help us solve... read more