Fiscal Deficit

May 23, 2016 at 09:56 | Source: PTI
"The Gulf lost some charm for India last fiscal, both as a destination for exports and a source of remittances, but a hard look at the numbers suggests the situation isn't as bad as it appears," its research arm said in a note.
May 20, 2016 at 14:52 | Source: PTI
Government's fiscal deficit targetfor next fiscal could be changed to a 'range' and set at 3-3.5per cent of the GDP, rather than 3 per cent, says a Bank ofAmerica Merrill Lynch (BofA-ML) report.
May 20, 2016 at 12:53 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Taimur Baig of Deutsche Bank expects India's fiscal deficit to be around 4 percent of the GDP in this fiscal year.
May 19, 2016 at 15:20 | Source: PTI
"Currently, the government has a fiscal deficit target at 3 percent of GDP in 2017-18, but this could be changed to a 'range' post the committee's recommendations, in our view," Nomura said in a research note.
May 18, 2016 at 12:52 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Talking about the possible review of the FRBM Act, Marie Diron, Senior Vice President, Moody's Investors Service, said the change of fiscal deficit targets will not have any immediate implications.
May 18, 2016 at 07:24 | Source: PTI
ICRA said it expects a limited number of states to be eligible to undertake a higher fiscal deficit and raise additional borrowings of up to 0.5 per cent of gross state domestic product (GSDP).
May 17, 2016 at 20:42 | Source: PTI
The government formed a five-member committee under former revenue secretary N K Singh to review the working of the 12-year old FRBM Act and examine the feasibility of a fiscal deficit range instead of a fixed target
May 16, 2016 at 11:10 | Source: CNBC-TV18
With the Modi government completing two years of ruling, Nilesh Shah, MD of Kotak Mahindra Asset Management believes that the Indian economy has performed much better than other emerging countries like Brazil and Russia.
May 13, 2016 at 11:49 | Source: Reuters
The government has pledged to ramp up fiscal support this year, boosting the fiscal deficit to 3 percent of gross domestic product (GDP), after economic growth last year cooled to a 25-year low.
May 06, 2016 at 13:53 | Source: Reuters
India's gas supply deficit is expected to widen from 78 million cubic metres a day (mscmd) this fiscal year to 117 mscmd in 2021-22, according to a government estimate.
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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

Siddhartha Sanyal

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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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Suzlon Energy  

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

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 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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