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covid-19 stimulus package

Government gives Rs.6.29L crore stimulus to boost COVID-hit economy

For the health sector, the maximum loan amount of Rs 100 crore would be given and the maximum interest rate is capped at 7.95 per cent

29 Jun 2021 7:04 AM

Union cabinet clears 20k crore relief package for SMEs and street vendors

Apart from this, the Union Cabinet also approved a hike in the minimum support price (MSP) for kharif crops by 150 per cent

01 Jun 2020 9:00 PM

AA Edit: RBI cuts may be ineffectual

The overall focus of the RBI has been on boosting credit growth to drive economic growth

23 May 2020 4:29 PM

Chandrajit Banerjee: To get India’s economy back on track, key reforms vital

Redefinition of the MSMEs with revision of investment limits with an additional turnover criterion results in two critical benefits

22 May 2020 7:12 PM

AA Edit: Cash relief is crucial, finance minister didn’t acknowledge that

Instead of supporting the economy when it needed the most, Ms Sitharaman focused on medium and long term reforms

20 May 2020 7:51 PM


AA Edit: Instead of booster shot, FM hints at future relief

Deflation was something that India has never witnessed and is considered worse than benign inflation for the growth of the economy

16 May 2020 7:32 PM

Shobhaa De: Thank God Indians still have a sense of humour!

In itself and on paper, the stimulus package looked good -- at least in the way it was “marketed”. But did it make much sense?

16 May 2020 7:16 PM