Fiscal Deficit

Nov 28, 2015 at 16:30 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Chetan Ahya, Managing Director & Chief Economist Morgan Stanley, believes the 7th Pay Commission won't threaten the government's fiscal deficit target as the 12-months trailing number is right now at 3.4 percent.
Nov 22, 2015 at 14:02 | Source: PTI
The Seventh Pay Commission's recommendations will take a heavy toll on fragile finances of states and force them to scale back their development spends, Niti Aayog Member Bibek Debroy says.
Nov 20, 2015 at 21:33 | Source: PTI
The recommendations, presented on Thursday, would involve an additional outgo of Rs 1.02 lakh crore a year. The recommendations will come into effect from January 1, 2016.
Nov 20, 2015 at 20:31 | Source: PTI
Minister of State for Finance Jayant Sinha said he was confident that the government will stick to fiscal consolidation laid out in the Budget.
Nov 20, 2015 at 20:07 | Source: PTI
The 7th Pay Commission yesterday recommended increase in remuneration of about one crore government employees and pensioners which is estimated to impose an additional burden of Rs 1.02 lakh crore in 2016-17.
Nov 20, 2015 at 17:43 | Source: PTI
The recommendations that will benefit 47 lakh central government employees and 52 lakh pensioners, will lead to an additional outgo of Rs 73,650 crore from the Union Budget and Rs 28,450 crore from Railway Budget.
Nov 20, 2015 at 15:58 | Source: PTI
Considering the rise in wage expenditure by 0.5 percent of GDP next fiscal and a likely reduction in corporate tax rate, the central government's target to reduce fiscal deficit from 3.9 percent of GDP this fiscal year to 3.5 percent in 2016-17 becomes even more challenging.
Nov 20, 2015 at 14:28 | Source: Reuters
The pay hike proposed on Thursday by an Indian government panel is smaller than past increases as New Delhi faces pressure to curb its fiscal deficit. It would add at least 1.02 trillion rupees (USD 15.43 billion) to federal spending in 2016 - the first year of implementation - if accepted.
Nov 20, 2015 at 11:00 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Aditi Nayyar, Senior Economist at ICRA says that the recommendations will have 0.65 percent hit on the gross domestic product (GDP). However, she adds that it will not have much impact on the fiscal deficit.
Nov 20, 2015 at 09:09 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Deven Choksey of KR Choksey Investment Managers in an interview to CNBC-TV18 spoke about the impact of 7th Pay Commission on market and the economy.
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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 2014

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What do you think would the fiscal deficit target be?

12.39 PM Jul 7th 2014


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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 2014


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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 2014


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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 2014


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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 2014


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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 2014


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Ambit lauds Jaitley, says FY15 fiscal deficit target absurd

6.53 PM Jul 3rd 2014

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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 2014

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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 2014

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