• Language
  • App
  • Subscriptions
  • Specials
  • Sign-In
  • Register
GeStepAhead GrowMyMoney IThe Winning Leap SME Special
Moneycontrol

Economy

  • States utilise only 21% of Rs 28454 cr construction cess: Govt

    States utilise only 21% of Rs 28454 cr construction cess: Govt  

    States have been able to utilise only 21 per cent of the Rs 28,454.62 crore Building and Other Construction Workers' Welfare Cess, Parliament was informed today.

    07 Dec 2016, 7.18 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Upcoming Budget to focus on housing, job creation: Lavasa

    Upcoming Budget to focus on housing, job creation: Lavasa   

    In an exclusive interview to CNBC-TV18, Ashok Lavasa listed his views on various economic events, ranging from demonetisation to the governments divestment drive.

    07 Dec 2016, 7.13 pm  |  Source: CNBC-TV18

  • Respect RBI move; expect Budget sops for India Inc: HDFC chief

    Respect RBI move; expect Budget sops for India Inc: HDFC chief   

    Big events like Goods and Services Tax (GST) and demonetisation are creating a fair amount of disruption and the ministry will have to bring in steps to revive consumption, stimulate spending, HDFC Chairman Deepak Parekh said.

    07 Dec 2016, 7.01 pm  |  Source: CNBC-TV18

  • RBI stands pat in interest of financial stability

    RBI stands pat in interest of financial stability  

    The RBI stayed prudent in its monetary policy review today rather than move in a haste as it wishes to wait for more information and experience before judging the full effect and persistence of the demonetisation move.

    07 Dec 2016, 6.52 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

  • Favourable inflation base effect to disappear: Arun Singh

    Favourable inflation base effect to disappear: Arun Singh  

    Even as retail inflation has eased driven by a sharper than anticipated moderation in the prices of vegetables and strong favourable base effect, it masks some upturn in the prices of several items; prices of wheat, gram and sugar...

    07 Dec 2016, 6.23 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

  • Demonetisation effect: Money supply growth may decline by 3%

    Demonetisation effect: Money supply growth may decline by 3%  

    The average growth of money supply in the economy may slip to 9 percent from 12 percent in the near term, if 25-30 percent of unaccounted currency does not flow back into the banking system post demonetisation move, Dun & Bradstre...

    07 Dec 2016, 6.10 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Inflation down, but oil & rupee could be spoilers

    Inflation down, but oil & rupee could be spoilers  

    The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Wednesday retained its March-end retail inflation forecast of 5 percent, but high oil prices and rising interest rates could have push up domestic prices.

    07 Dec 2016, 5.24 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

  • COMMENT: 3 positives on RBI policy that markets may be underestimating

    COMMENT: 3 positives on RBI policy that markets may be underestimating  

    RBI Governor Urjit Patel delivered a status quo on rates that wrong-footed many: A rate cut had been seen as a given, the quantum was the question. That said, there are three positives in a hawkish-looking statement that markets m...

    07 Dec 2016, 5.11 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

  • RBI credit policy: A quick read of the document

    RBI credit policy: A quick read of the document  

    Note ban may hurt industrial output in November-December due to delays in payments of wages and purchases of inputs, the RBI said

    07 Dec 2016, 5.01 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

  • COLUMN: RBI move prudent, transmission of old rate cuts key, says Nomura

    COLUMN: RBI move prudent, transmission of old rate cuts key, says Nomura  

    The RBI left the cash reserve ratio unchanged at 4 percent, as expected, and announced that the incremental CRR of 100 percent will stand withdrawn from 10 December. The increase in the market stabilisation securities ceiling to I...

    07 Dec 2016, 4.18 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

  • Monetary Policy: RBI keeps rates unchanged; abolishes temporary 100% CRR

    Monetary Policy: RBI keeps rates unchanged; abolishes temporary 100% CRR   

    Awash with funds, banks may start cutting loan rates to productively deploy unexpected deposit surge; RBI lowers 2016-17 growth forecast by 50 basis points to 7.1 percent on demonetisation effect.

    07 Dec 2016, 3.36 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

  • Question of special dividend does not arise: RBI Guv Urjit Patel

    Question of special dividend does not arise: RBI Guv Urjit Patel  

    Actually the withdrawal of legal tender characteristic does not extinguish any of the RBI's balance sheets, and therefore is no implication on the balance sheet as of now, Patel said at a media briefing post the credit policy

    07 Dec 2016, 3.32 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

  • Demonetisation to impact activities in cash-intensive sectors

    Demonetisation to impact activities in cash-intensive sectors  

    The withdrawal of old Rs 500 and 1,000 notes "could result in a possible temporary reduction in inflation of the order of 10-15 basis points in Q3 (October-December period", the central bank said in the Fifth Bi-monthly Monetary P...

    07 Dec 2016, 3.30 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Rs 11.5 lakh crore deposited with banks so far: Dy Governor

    Rs 11.5 lakh crore deposited with banks so far: Dy Governor  

    Speaking on the cash crunch in the economy, Gandhi said the central bank was trying to provide adequate cash.

    07 Dec 2016, 3.21 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

  • Incremental CRR withdrawal a relief to banks: Experts

    Incremental CRR withdrawal a relief to banks: Experts   

    The RBI has kept in the mind the possible rise in crude prices when keeping the rates unchanged, says Sajjid Chinoy, Economics, JPMorgan. A sudden surge in crude prices could create inflationary pressure on the economy.

    07 Dec 2016, 3.19 pm  |  Source: CNBC-TV18

  • Note ban, GST to improve tax compliance, fiscal maths: Report

    Note ban, GST to improve tax compliance, fiscal maths: Report  

    According to Lendingkart Group and Dun & Bradstreet Insight Study, demonetisation of high-value notes is a step in the right direction to curb illicit economy and moving towards a cash-less and transparent economy.

    07 Dec 2016, 3.08 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Experts View on RBI`s policy rate unchanged

    Experts View on RBI's policy rate unchanged  

    The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) unexpectedly kept its policy repo rate unchanged at 6.25 percent on Wednesday, despite calls for action as an intense cash shortage threatens to slam the brakes on the world's fastest growing major ...

    07 Dec 2016, 3.04 pm  |  Source: Reuters

  • RBI cuts FY17 GDP growth 50 bps to 7.1% on demonetisation blow

    RBI cuts FY17 GDP growth 50 bps to 7.1% on demonetisation blow  

    The central bank sees near term downside risks travelling through two major channels: (a) disruptions in economic activity in cash-intensive sectors such as retail trade, hotels & restaurants and transportation, and in the unorgan...

    07 Dec 2016, 2.52 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

  • Monetary Policy: RBI keeps repo rate unchanged at 6.25%

    Monetary Policy: RBI keeps repo rate unchanged at 6.25%  

    The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Wednesday kept its key lending rate —the repo rate—unchanged at 6.25 percent against a widely-anticipated cut of 25-50 basis points.

    07 Dec 2016, 2.38 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

  • Centre mulls scrapping wheat import duty to boost supplies

    Centre mulls scrapping wheat import duty to boost supplies  

    The government had in September lowered wheat import duty to 10 percent from 25 percent till February.

    07 Dec 2016, 2.30 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Demonetisation: ED enquiry operation at 50 banks across country

    Demonetisation: ED enquiry operation at 50 banks across country  

    Officials said multiple teams of the Enforcement Directorate (ED) swooped early morning at over 50 branches of at least ten banks, both in the private and public sector, along with banking auditors to "scrutinise" transaction reco...

    07 Dec 2016, 2.00 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • Govt seeks LS nod for additional expenditure of Rs 59,978 cr

    Govt seeks LS nod for additional expenditure of Rs 59,978 cr  

    Presenting a statement showing the supplementary Demands for Grants in the House, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said of the total of Rs 59,978.29 crore, the net cash outgo would aggregate to Rs 35,171.92 crore.

    07 Dec 2016, 1.56 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • RBI Policy Updates: Repo rate unchanged but lending rates may fall ahead

    RBI Policy Updates: Repo rate unchanged but lending rates may fall ahead  

    The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has announced the decision of its fifth bi-monthly monetary policy review of financial year 2016-17. Updates here.

    07 Dec 2016, 1.36 pm  |  Source: Moneycontrol.com

  • FM Jaitley dares Opposition to begin debate over demonetisation

    FM Jaitley dares Opposition to begin debate over demonetisation  

    "The Opposition disrupts proceedings for one reason or the other. I challenge them to begin the debate if they have courage," Jaitley said in the Rajya Sabha.

    07 Dec 2016, 1.03 pm  |  Source: NEWS18.com

  • India seeks nod to up net spending by $5.2 billion

    India seeks nod to up net spending by $5.2 billion   

    Finance Minister Arun Jaitley sought parliamentary approval on Wednesday to increase net spending by 351.7 billion rupees (USD 5.2 billion) in the current fiscal year that ends in March 2017.

    07 Dec 2016, 12.35 pm  |  Source: Reuters

  • PM slams opposition for not allowing debate on demonetisation

    PM slams opposition for not allowing debate on demonetisation  

    In his remarks made at the BJP Parliamentary Party meeting, he said Parliament in the past decades has debated a number of government decisions, which had caused tensions and social conflict, but it was now deadlocked by rival par...

    07 Dec 2016, 12.12 pm  |  Source: PTI

  • RBI may cut rate by 50 bps; liquidity, inflation call eyed: Pros

    RBI may cut rate by 50 bps; liquidity, inflation call eyed: Pros   

    The Reserve Bank of India will hold its bi-monthly policy meet today. Experts expect 25 basis point (bps) cut. But, probability of a 50 bps cut cannot be ruled out, says Vivek Rajpal, Rate strategist at Nomura India.

    07 Dec 2016, 11.29 am  |  Source: CNBC-TV18

  • Industry capacity may hit 150 MT in couple of years: Steel Secy

    Industry capacity may hit 150 MT in couple of years: Steel Secy   

    Government extended minimum import price (MIP) on 19 products for two months to protect domestic steel industry from below-cost imports. Steel Secretary Aruna Sharma believes that steel capacity will reach 150 MT in couple of yea...

    07 Dec 2016, 11.23 am  |  Source: CNBC-TV18

  • RXIL gets RBI nod for 1st trade receivables exchange platform

    RXIL gets RBI nod for 1st trade receivables exchange platform  

    Promoted by Sidbi, the apex financial institution for promotion and financing of MSMEs and the National Stock Exchange, RXIL has SBI, ICICI Bank, Yes Bank, SBI Caps, and ICICI Securities as other investors.

    07 Dec 2016, 8.54 am  |  Source: PTI

  • Wearables market up 3.1% to 23 mn units in Q3: IDC

    Wearables market up 3.1% to 23 mn units in Q3: IDC  

    Even though the smartwatch market took a tumble this quarter, basic wearables -- comprising fitness bands and accounting for 85 percent of the market -- experienced double-digit growth, it said.

    07 Dec 2016, 8.26 am  |  Source: PTI

Get started using your favorite social network

or

Login using moneycontrol ID

Username
Password

Need help logging in? Reset password.

Don´t have an account? Sign Up

Get started using your favorite social network

or

Simply sign up using this short form

* mandatory

UserName*

Username should be atleast 4 character

Password*

Password should be 8 or more characters,
atleast 1 number, 1 symbol & 1 upper case letter

Alert

Your Password should contain
  • 8 or more characters
  • At least 1 number
  • At least 1 symbol
  • At least 1 upper case letter
Confirm Password*
Email
Already have an account? Login