Fiscal Deficit

Dec 19, 2014 at 18:04 | Source:
The government has had two major disappointments, in the form of weak proceeds from divestment as well as low tax collection.
Dec 19, 2014 at 16:37 | Source:
This could be the relief rally after shedding more than 650 points on the Nifty, which suggests that recent global sell-off and expectations of India not meeting its FY15 fiscal deficit target already priced in, feel experts.
Dec 19, 2014 at 15:00 | Source:
Chief economic advisor Arvind Subramanian said the government will have to consider all measures including spending cuts to meet the target.
Dec 19, 2014 at 11:28 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Prakash Diwan believes the market has already priced in the fact that the government may miss its fiscal deficit target of 4.1 percent. He believes valuations are still stretched despite the recent correction and there is still a chance of a 4-5% softness ahead, particularly on the mid-cap side.
Dec 18, 2014 at 21:44 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Expectation on the street is that the review could see the range of GDP growth estimates being cut from 5.4-5.9 percent, to 5.4-5.7 percent because farm output has been weaker than originally estimated.
Dec 12, 2014 at 16:36 | Source: CNBC-TV18
In an interview to CNBC-TV18, Anand Tandon suggests the government must keep fiscal deficit target aside and get going with spending which will aid the economy see some meaningful movement.
Dec 11, 2014 at 20:14 | Source: PTI
As per RBI data unveiled on Monday, CAD has widened to 2.1 percent due to rising gold imports in the second quarter of this fiscal, up from 1.2 percent a year-ago.
Dec 08, 2014 at 19:17 | Source: PTI
Moody's Investors Service report also India's per capita income of USD 1,509 (2013) (about Rs 92,049) ranks in the bottom decile of all rated sovereigns, limiting government's tax revenue base and increasing spending claims on its limited resources.
Dec 06, 2014 at 16:29 | Source: PTI
Assuring India Inc of NDA's commitment to carry forward economic reforms, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said the government will come out with more steps to rationalise subsidies.
Dec 05, 2014 at 18:46 | Source: CNBC-TV18
In the FY16 Budget, plan expenditures would be more realistic and not as ambitious as the previous Budgets. The government aims to keep its fiscal deficit target at 3.6 percent for FY16.
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R Jagannathan

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of fiscal deficit for 2013-14 - which according to this restatement is now at 5.1 percent. It is from this new base that we will get into a phase of honest accounting. Though it is not always possible to estimate revenues and expenditures for the year ahead, we have taken a policy decision to present future

11.22 AM Jul 8th

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What do you think would the fiscal deficit target be?

12.39 PM Jul 7th


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The previous government seems to have manipulated fiscal deficit figures by postponing major expenditure to April and May. That is the obvious reason why we see 45% of total expenditures for fy14-15 happening in just these two months of April and May . Going by this trend we may exceed

9.53 PM Jul 6th


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market is not bothered about fiscal deficit , main issus is how that fiacal deficit is passed in economy , subsidy or investment . budget will be good by supressing subsidy & encouraging growth by investment.

4.22 PM Jul 6th


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Lessons For Equity:- Obstacles will come, Economic Cycle, Political Instability, Government Failure, Currency & Bond movements, Sub-prime issues (USA -2008), FII’s coming and leaving India, Inflation Worries, GDP, Fiscal Deficit, CAD, Budget, Scams, War etc., etc., do not eye off your Financial

7.27 PM Jul 5th


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All, Howz weekend going on...Budget to go on live in 3 days...agenda looks: Fiscal deficit reduction and Debt accumilation..both the points are very dangerous to market for short run but in long run it will be good....very much doubt - How the govt will be for long run,,,,can it be the same square

3.53 PM Jul 5th


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This stock is going to get least affected by any of the negative factors which hinder other stocks like inflation,high fiscal deficit etc since it is a well established company in the Education sector which is not going to be in any kind of recession for a long time to come. It has got a terriffic

10.35 AM Jul 4th


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Ambit lauds Jaitley, says FY15 fiscal deficit target absurd

6.53 PM Jul 3rd

R Jagannathan

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Fiscal deficit almost half of full-year target in 2 months: Here’s why Chidu’s to be blamed; When Narendra Modi talked about the “empty coffers” left behind by the UPA, P Chidambaram, who was in charge of the coffers till 26 May 2014, claimed this was nonsense. He claimed he was leaving Rs 26

12.40 PM Jul 3rd

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Source:Economic Times - MUMBAI: Finance minister Arun Jaitley may revise upwards the fiscal deficit target for the current fiscal to 4.42 per cent up from 4.1 per cent projected in the interim budget, says a report by the Economic Research Department of State Bank of India (SBI).

3.19 PM Jul 2nd

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