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Govt duty bound to achieve fiscal deficit of 3 pc as per law: FM

In Budget presented on Friday, government lowered the fiscal deficit target to 3.3 pc of the GDP for 2019-20.

07 Jul 2019 6:00 PM

Budget 2019 puts onus on RBI to spur growth

In the fourth quarter of the fiscal year to last March 31, economic growth slumped to 5.8 per cent, the slowest pace in 20 quarters.

06 Jul 2019 12:24 PM

Budget 2019: Govt lower fiscal deficit target to 3.3 per cent for FY20

The fiscal deficit this year is 3.3 per cent brought down from 3.4 per cent.

05 Jul 2019 2:12 PM

Economic Survey 2018-19 highlights

India continues to remain the fastest-growing major economy in the world in 2018-19.

04 Jul 2019 1:30 PM

Economic Survey: GDP growth projected at 7 per cent for 2019-20

The growth projection is higher than a five-year low economic growth of 6.8 per cent for the year ended March 31.

04 Jul 2019 11:47 AM

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Economic Survey to chart out reform road map of Modi 2.0 govt

Govt might this year again slip on fiscal deficit front given sluggish GST collections and lower-than-expected growth in direct taxes.

04 Jul 2019 9:31 AM

Going for growth, government set to borrow more: Economists

Govt will revise its fiscal deficit target up to 3.5 per cent of GDP for the current fiscal year and 3.3 per cent for 2020-21.

03 Jul 2019 1:53 PM

Govt likely to let budget deficit rise as tax receipts fall short

Fiscal deficit target to as much as 3.6 per cent of GDP from an already upwardly revised target of 3.4 per cent.

21 Jun 2019 11:39 AM

GDP growth slows to five-year low at 5.8 per cent in January-March

GDP growth during 2018-19 fiscal stood at 6.8 per cent, lower than 7.2 per cent in the previous financial year.

31 May 2019 6:00 PM

Fiscal deficit lower at 3.39 per cent in 2018-19

Fiscal deficit at the end of March 31, 2019, stood at Rs 6.45 lakh crore as against Rs 6.34 lakh crore.

31 May 2019 5:52 PM

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States' share of market borrowing up at 91 pc in FY19: Report

In FY19, states' budgeted borrowing from the market stood at Rs 4,40,700 crore.

25 May 2019 1:28 PM

Next government seen relying on RBI rate cuts to spur growth

The two finance ministry officials said the government expects at least another 50 bps cut by August.

15 May 2019 3:38 PM

Direct tax mop-up may fall short of Rs 50,000 cr in FY'19, says official

The shortfall in direct tax mop-up coupled with lower GST realisation may have implications on fiscal deficit.

09 Apr 2019 5:54 PM

India meets fiscal deficit target of 3.4 per cent via spending cuts: source

The government missed the tax collections target by over 1 trillion rupees.

09 Apr 2019 3:11 PM

Govt close to meeting fiscal deficit target of 3.4 pc: Garg

The government at many occasions had indicated that there might be some shortfall on indirect taxes collection.

04 Apr 2019 7:42 PM

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Govt to borrow Rs 4.42 lakh cr in H1 FY2019-20: Economic affairs secy

Economic Affairs Secy Subhash Chandra Garg said government will stick to fiscal deficit target of 3.4 pc of GDP for current fiscal.

29 Mar 2019 7:23 PM

Govt will meet fiscal deficit target of 3.4 per cent in FY'19:Garg

As per interim Budget 2019-20, the government has pegged fiscal deficit target of 3.4 pc for current fiscal year ending March 31.

08 Mar 2019 7:14 PM

Jaitley to address RBI board on Monday

The meeting, according to sources, will take a call on the interim dividend to be paid to the government during the current fiscal.

17 Feb 2019 1:30 PM

It's govt right to demand interim dividend and use it the way its wants: Das

Payment of surplus or interim dividend to the government is a part of the RBI Act, says RBI Governor.

07 Feb 2019 4:45 PM

RBI board meeting deferred to February 18

The RBI board is going to take up request of the govt for payment of interim dividend for the current financial year.

06 Feb 2019 4:03 PM

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