Jun 29, 2016 06:57 PM IST
In an interview with CNBC-TV18, Devendra Pant, Chief Economist at India Ratings said that if monsoon pans out the way IMD or Skymet has forecasted, then sowing will be possible for farmers by mid of July.
- Mar 01, 2016 12:20 PM IST
According to Devendra Pant, Chief Economist, India Ratings & Research, the revenue expectation is highly optimistic and for the government to stay on the consolidation path, they will need to cut capital expenditure.
- Feb 05, 2016 02:58 PM IST
"Growth may have ticked higher in third quarter by 7.6 percent. The growth is likely to get support from a favourable base effect, as GDP in third quarter of last fiscal grew by 6.6 percent," Ind-Ra Chief Economist Devendra Pant said.
- Jan 27, 2016 02:57 PM IST
"Notwithstanding the benign retail and wholesale price forecast for 2016-17, Ind-Ra believes the inflationary challenge is far from over as food prices have more than often triggered surprises," the agency's Chief Economist Devendra Pant said in a statement.
- Oct 23, 2013 03:25 PM IST
India Ratings says that the country's FY14 GDP of 4.9 percent is the rock-bottom level. It also sees the fiscal deficit to be around 5.2 percent of the GDP and is wary of reduced planned expenses by government to put a cap on this deficit.
- Jun 27, 2013 01:45 PM IST
Things are consistent or broadly in line with the ratings levels, but if there is a wide movement on any side, be it on the positive side or on the negative side, the sovereign group will have a relook at it, says India Ratings' Devendra Pant
- Feb 07, 2013 04:00 PM IST
The government is likely to overshoot its fiscal deficit target of 5.3 percent for the current fiscal, feels Devendra Pant, Chief Economist, India Ratings & Research, part of the Fitch Group.