Feb 24, 2017 at 21:26 | Source: PTI
Chief Economic Advisor ArvindSubramanian today said Universal Basic Income (UBI), asproposed in the recent Economic Survey, can be put in placeonly after withdrawal of the existing welfare projects.
Feb 24, 2017 at 11:54 | Source: PTI
The country's banks have significant asset-quality problems that are putting pressure on profitability and capital, as well as constraining their ability to lend, the ratings agency said.
Feb 22, 2017 at 18:58 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
While three members highlighted the need to change the stance from accommodative to neutral, four mentioned that inflation excluding food and fuel remains sticky at close to 5 percent
Feb 22, 2017 at 16:53 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
The salary hikes to be offered by companies in India in 2017 is projected to be at a eight-year low. According to a survey by Aon Hewitt, the average pay hikes will be at 9.5 percent across industries. It was 10.2 percent in 2016.
Feb 13, 2017 at 16:29 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Amid legal agencies investigating bank officials on loan sanctions; bankers fear taking hair-cuts on bad loans and demand more teeth to resolution mechanisms.
Feb 10, 2017 at 14:50 | Source: PTI
"The Universal Basic Income scheme should give a cut off income & ask ones above it to voluntarily forego it. That'll also be a civics lesson," Basu, who is currently Professor of Economics at Cornell University, said in a tweet.
Feb 10, 2017 at 07:46 | Source: PTI
Under GST regime, no state can offer incentives to attract investments. GST will be placing some restriction on states in placing incentives to industries... So, GST would actually promote convergence and reduce divergence among states," Subramanian said in Q&A in Facebook on Economic Survey and Indian Economy.
Feb 06, 2017 at 21:30 | Source: PTI
Criticising India's decision to scrap high value currency notes, noted American economist Steve H Hanke has said demonetisation is for 'losers' and even Prime Minister Narendra Modi does not know where the country is heading now.
Feb 06, 2017 at 10:17 | Source: CNBC-TV18
The Economic Survey 2017, released earlier this month, revisited a financial idea that had been doing the rounds in India for the past year or so: that the government should set up something like a 'bad bank' to tackle the non-performing assets menace.
Feb 02, 2017 at 12:54 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Indias Economic performance in 2016-17, in the backdrop of significant developments and disturbances in the global and domestic economic environment has moderated as highlighted in the Economic Survey.