Saturday, Feb 23, 2019 | Last Update : 04:14 PM IST


Open borders an imperative of present times, says Jaitley

Government have helped in massive improvement in the ranking in trade across borders to 80 this year.

04 Dec 2018 2:01 PM

China looks to boost agricultural exports to India: Xi Jinping

Bilateral trade reached $89.6 billion in 2017-18 with a deficit of $62.9 billion in China’s favour.

01 Dec 2018 12:42 PM

Prabhu met several sovereign wealth funds to attract investments

Overseas inflows help maintain pressure on the country's balance of payments and value of the rupee.

01 Dec 2018 10:30 AM

Forex reserves down by USD 795 million to USD 392.78 billion

The country's reserve position with the IMF also jumped by USD 6.2 million to USD 2.630 billion.

30 Nov 2018 6:00 PM

Demonetisation move was against corrupt not elite: Rajiv Kumar

Demonetisation as a massive, draconian, monetary shock that accelerated economic slide, says Arvind Subramanian.

30 Nov 2018 4:36 PM


India's economic growth seen slowing during Modi's run for re-election

India’s annual economic growth probably moderated to 7.4 per cent in the July-September quarter.

30 Nov 2018 1:32 PM

India needs more reforms to grow over 8 per cent: Rajiv Kumar

India grew by 7.1 per cent in 2016-17 and 6.7 per cent in 2017-18.

29 Nov 2018 5:00 PM

Jaitley defends revised GDP numbers for UPA era, says CSO credible org

Chidambaram had called the revision a

29 Nov 2018 1:07 PM

Government to run power play at next RBI board meeting: report

PM Modi is keen to stimulate the economy and is looking for the RBI to allow easier lending policies.

28 Nov 2018 3:46 PM

No additional recapitalisation in PSBs beyond Rs 65,000 crore in FY19

The government has already infused about Rs 82,000 crore through bonds.

28 Nov 2018 10:47 AM


RBI Governor to submit written answers to questions raised by MPs

Governor replied that adherence to the global norms was India's commitment to G-20 nations.

27 Nov 2018 5:06 PM

RBI Governor Urjit Patel appears before parliamentary panel

RBI Governor appeared to brief on demonetisation and NPA situation in the public sector banks.

27 Nov 2018 2:23 PM

Urjit Patel faces grilling by house panel today

Committee has been deliberating on the note ban issue for almost two years after its announcement on Nov 8, 2016.

27 Nov 2018 10:27 AM

RBI can transfer Rs 1 trillion of excess reserves to govt: report

The government for the second year in a row has pegged fiscal deficit at 3.3 per cent of GDP this fiscal year.

26 Nov 2018 4:12 PM

Dip in revenues may widen fiscal gap to 3.5 per cent in FY19: report

Total revenues and expenditure of the govt, will come at Rs 6.67 lakh cr as against the budgeted Rs 6.24 lakh cr.

26 Nov 2018 2:16 PM


Government does not need RBI funds yet: Arun jaitley

RBI to aid small businesses and give bankers more time to step up capital norms to encourage lending and stimulate the economy.

24 Nov 2018 1:32 PM

India slides to 7th largest GDP

Close behind France is India, the seventh largest economy worth $2.69 trillion, which is just $100 billion less than French economy.

24 Nov 2018 1:02 AM

RBI likely to maintain status quo on policy rates: report

Government's new procurement policy will support prices of agricultural produce going ahead.

23 Nov 2018 4:05 PM

Rs 29,088 crore indirect tax evasion detected during April-Oct

The total number of cases where service tax was evaded stood at 1,145 involving Rs 22,973 crore.

21 Nov 2018 3:36 PM

FPIs continue sell-off, pull out USD 900 mn in Sept quarter

FPIs adopted a cautious stance towards India and other emerging markets from the start of the quarter.

21 Nov 2018 2:34 PM