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MPC to meet six times during 2019-20: RBI

MPC to decide on the first bi-monthly monetary policy statement for 2019-20 will be held from April 2 to 4.

23 Mar 2019 10:26 AM

Fitch cuts GDP growth to 6.8 per cent for next fiscal

It has also cut the GDP growth forecast for current fiscal to 6.9 per cent from 7.2 per cent projected in December.

23 Mar 2019 1:59 AM

Govt exceeds disinvestment target this fiscal, proceeds touch Rs 85 000 cr: Jaitley

For next fiscal the disinvestment target has been fixed at Rs 90,000 crore.

22 Mar 2019 4:38 PM

Traders are not annoyed with GST, don't use us for political points: CAIT to Rahul

Domestic traders' body CAIT on Wednesday criticised Congress chief Rahul Gandhi for his repeated statements on GST.

22 Mar 2019 11:51 AM

Fitch cuts India GDP growth forecast for FY20 to 6.8 pc

Fitch Ratings cut India's FY19 GDP growth forecast to 7.2 per cent from 7.8 per cent on December 6.

22 Mar 2019 11:03 AM

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India one of world’s fastest growing large economies: IMF

Details about the Indian economy would be revealed in upcoming WEO survey report to be released by IMF next month.

22 Mar 2019 10:46 AM

Tariff on China to continue till deal is reached

Trump imposed tariff hikes of up to 25 per cent on USD 250 billion of Chinese goods.

22 Mar 2019 10:30 AM

Exim Bank extends USD 800 million credit line to Maldives

Exim Bank has now in place 245 LoCs, covering 63 countries in Africa, Asia, Latin America, with commitments of around USD 24.24 billion.

20 Mar 2019 4:18 PM

GST Council-like institutions needed for healthcare, rural development: Jaitley

I think a body like the GST Council, as a federal institution can do that job (coordination), said Arun Jaitley.

20 Mar 2019 3:44 PM

DGFT comes up with online facility to obtain import licence for restricted items

During April-February 2018-19, the country's imports grew 9.75 per cent to USD 464 billion.

20 Mar 2019 3:15 PM

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Foreign investors turned net buyers of Asian bonds in February

On the other hand, Indian bonds saw foreign outflows of USD 844 million in February.

20 Mar 2019 2:44 PM

India's fuel demand rises 3.8 per cent in February

Fuel consumption in Feb totalled 17.41 million tonnes as compared to 16.77 million tonnes in same month last year.

19 Mar 2019 2:51 PM

Net direct tax collection crosses Rs 10 lakh crore mark

Tax collection during April-January of this fiscal stood at Rs 7.89 lakh crore as against Rs 12 lakh crore targeted for 2018-19.

19 Mar 2019 1:59 PM

Govt committed to maintain credibility of statistical orgs, says senior official

The official said NSSO's employment data would be released by the end of March.

19 Mar 2019 10:57 AM

India can't achieve 9-10 per cent GDP growth without agri-revolution: Kant

Kant also stressed on scrapping Agriculture Produce Marketing Committee and some old laws like Essential Commodites Act.

19 Mar 2019 10:56 AM

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131 CAs debunk allegations of economists over political interference in data

131 CAs termed the concerns raised by the 108 economists as

18 Mar 2019 5:05 PM

GST Council to consider implementation of lower GST rates for realty sector

GST collections in February dropped to Rs 97,247 crore from Rs 1.02 lakh crore in the previous month.

18 Mar 2019 2:44 PM

India to post Customs intelligence officers in China to check financial frauds

In past, Indian authorities have detected a few cases of smuggling to and from China, an official said.

18 Mar 2019 10:57 AM

CAIT urges govt to probe Chinese goods imported via hawala route

CAIT, in a statement, claimed that "such hawala money might be transferred to Pakistan for conducting terror activities".

17 Mar 2019 6:28 PM

Stunting declines to 34.7 pc in 2017-18 from 38.4 pc in 2015-16

National Family Health Survey is based on the information collected from 1.12 lakh households.

17 Mar 2019 4:25 PM

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