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economic survey 2018

Climate change overlooked: Experts

In addition to crop farming, India’s livestock economy too is under serious threat.

03 Feb 2018 5:50 AM

Won’t leave BJP, if it wishes, it can expel me: Yashwant Sinha

Sinha said he had taken up the cause of farmers in his capacity as a citizen; his opposition was not to a person or a party but to policies.

01 Feb 2018 11:43 AM

Stock prices need to be backed by economic growth, says CEA

Growth is expected to decelerate to 6.75 per cent in the current fiscal, from 7.1 per cent in 2016-17.

30 Jan 2018 2:32 PM

Rahul taunts Modi govt, says ‘Acche Din’ are here, except for ‘minor hiccups’

Rahul said Economic Survey says, 'Acche Din' are here but industrial, agricultural, GDP, job growth are down.

30 Jan 2018 9:00 AM

GST, note ban to push tax revenue higher: Survey

The Survey pointed out that one of the aims of demonetisation and GST was to increase the formalisation of the economy.

30 Jan 2018 12:44 AM


Rally in stocks due to demonetisation

Cash transactions have been regulated and reporting requirements for the acquisition of gold and property have been stiffened.

30 Jan 2018 12:42 AM

GDP growth to pick up to 7-7.5 pc in 2018-19: Key highlights of Economic Survey

Arun Jaitley's annual budget forecast that economic management will be challenging in the coming year.

29 Jan 2018 5:06 PM

Forex revenue from tourism touches USD 27.7 bn in 2017: Economic Survey

FTAs stood at 8.8 million and FEEs were at USD 22.9 billion in 2016, the Economic Survey 2017-18.

29 Jan 2018 4:59 PM

Railways' freight traffic declining on non-competitive tariff: Economic Survey

During the current fiscal Indian Railways carried 558.10 million tonnes of revenue earning freight traffic.

29 Jan 2018 4:38 PM

Telcos under stress due to debt pile, tariff war: Economic Survey

RJio low-cost data services has disrupted market and revenue of incumbent players has fallen.

29 Jan 2018 4:30 PM


India needs USD 4.5 trillion by 2040 to develop Infra: Economic Survey

Cumulative figure for India’s infrastructure investment gap would be around USD 526 billion by 2040.

29 Jan 2018 3:47 PM

50 pc increase in indirect taxpayer base post GST: Economic Survey

GST collections in July was over Rs 95,000 crore, while in August figure was over Rs 91,000 crore.

29 Jan 2018 3:36 PM

Private investment to rise with NPA resolution, PSBs recap

Govt announced a large recapitalisation package of about 1.2 pc of GDP to strengthen balance sheets of PSBs.

29 Jan 2018 3:24 PM

Average inflation dips to 6-year low of 3.3 pc in 2017-18: Economic Survey

GDP growth has averaged 7.3 pc for the period from 2014-15 to 2017-18, which is highest among the major economies of world.

29 Jan 2018 2:17 PM