Fiscal Deficit

May 01, 2016 at 11:58 | Source: PTI
The deficit of Department of Posts (DoP) increased by 14.35 percent to Rs 6,258.60 crore for fiscal 2014-15 due to increased staff costs.
Apr 29, 2016 at 16:52 | Source:
A fall in crude oil prices mean low inflation, but too much erosion in crude oil prices too is not good for the Indian economy.
Apr 25, 2016 at 09:04 | Source: CNBC-TV18
The power and coal minister's comments come in the wake of an RBI report that had said the discom scheme will have an adverse impact on the financials of state governments.
Apr 18, 2016 at 08:00 | Source: PTI
According to the study by Japanese brokerage Nomura, which was based on the 2016-17 Budgets of 16 states, this comes on top the sharp 22 percent rise in borrowings in the previous fiscal despite an increase in central transfers.
Apr 12, 2016 at 08:08 | Source: PTI
"The first step was that in any fiscal management, we have to keep state governments on board... The DEA will be moving a note. We will also be giving our inputs. We will see how the committee if formed... It will eventually go to Cabinet," Finance Secretary Ratan Watal told reporters here.
Apr 08, 2016 at 08:50 | Source: PTI
Referring to the Goods and Services Tax (GST), the report said that despite several reform measures, goods and services continue to be bogged down with several indirect taxes at different stages of the value chain with significant tax cascading.
Apr 08, 2016 at 07:52 | Source: PTI
The CAG in its report of State of Finances for year ending on March 31, 2015, presented in the state assembly, noted that the revenue and fiscal deficit which stood at Rs 1641 crore and Rs 4011 crore in 2013-14 increased to Rs 1944 crore and Rs 4200 crore respectively in 2014-15.
Apr 07, 2016 at 18:37 | Source: Reuters
India's power reforms are likely to put pressure on state governments' budgets, potentially forcing them to cut spending needed to support economic growth, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) said in a report on Thursday.
Apr 07, 2016 at 08:04 | Source: PTI
"The Union Cabinet has given its approval to the recommendations on fiscal deficit targets and additional fiscal deficit to states during 14th Finance Commission (FFC) award period of 2015-20 under the two flexibility options," an official statement said.
Apr 04, 2016 at 16:19 | Source: CNBC-TV18
With finance ministry sticking to its fiscal deficit targets, and also cutting small savings rates, all the top economists and treasury heads polled by CNBC-TV18 expect Governor Rajan to deliver a rate cut.
Messages on Fiscal Deficit »

R Jagannathan

Platinum Member



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

Platinum Member


Other Market Topics  

What do you think would the fiscal deficit target be?

12.39 PM Jul 7th 2014


Platinum Member


Other Market Topics  

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


Gold Member


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


Platinum Member


Sterling Bio  

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


Platinum Member


Indian indices  

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


Platinum Member



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


Silver Member



Ambit lauds Jaitley, says FY15 fiscal deficit target absurd

6.53 PM Jul 3rd 2014

R Jagannathan

Platinum Member



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

Web Messenger

Platinum Member



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

News across the web »
Explore Moneycontrol

Copyright © Ltd. All rights reserved. Reproduction of news articles, photos, videos or any other content in whole or in part in any form or medium without express written permission of is prohibited.