Mar 24, 2015 at 16:08 | Source: PTI
The Asian Development Outlook 2015 projected Emerging Asian economies to clock average 6.3 percent growth in both 2015-16 and 2016-17 fiscal, as in the current financial year. The growth would be supported by a strengthening recovery in the major industrial economies and soft global commodity prices.
Feb 28, 2015 at 15:25 | Source: PTI
The Finance Minister counted five major challenges faced by the Indian economy which are agricultural income under stress, weak private sector investment in infrastructure, decline in manufacturing, resource crunch in view of higher devolution in taxes to states and maintaining fiscal discipline.
Feb 20, 2015 at 18:21 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Expect the government to tinker around with tax rates in order to meet revenue or other economic objectives. However, we do not anticipate a major overhaul of the taxation system since the government is already working on implementing GST from April 1, 2016. We expect it to postpone general anti-avoidance rules (GAAR) by a few years, says Kotak.
Feb 11, 2015 at 18:47 | Source: PTI
According to the global financial services major, strong GDP prints in 2013-14 and 2014-15 are driven more by "statistical factors" after India released a new GDP series on January 30 rather than a pick-up on the ground.
Feb 10, 2015 at 08:58 | Source: Reuters
The communique, intended for adoption by G20 ministers later on Tuesday at a meeting in Istanbul, pointed to the risk of prolonged low inflation, sluggish growth and demand weakness in some advanced economies.
Feb 06, 2015 at 18:47 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Budget should introduce long term measures to aid investments in the economy. Taxation structure too needs some major overhaul. Budget should bring in changes in mutual fund schemes' taxation.
Jan 27, 2015 at 22:00 | Source: CNBC-TV18
An overwhelming majority of Indians are confident the economy will pick up in 2015 - that means better job prospects, lower inflation, and higher consumer spending. A Nielsen survey puts consumer confidence in India at a 5-year high, making it one of 17 countries that have seen an uptick in confidence.
Jan 16, 2015 at 08:32 | Source: Reuters
IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde said while cheaper oil would help consumers in much of the world, the United States would likely be the only major economy this year to buck a trend of weakness in investment and consumption.
Dec 23, 2014 at 10:02 | Source: CNBC-TV18
He says lack of any major Bills being passed in this session of Parliament will be viewed negatively by investors, as it will delay the much anticipated recovery in the economy
Dec 18, 2014 at 19:33 | Source: CNBC-TV18
India Inc has since long been demanding implementation of the GST to ensure shift from tax optimisation to operational efficiency, with which economy will get a major boost.