“We are of the view that even if there is a miss there is going to be a very narrow increase in the deficit target,” said Rao.
He also made case for phasing out more than 25 year old coal based thermal power plants, creating of open access power market, commercial coal mining and promoting renewables.
It clocked a business turnover of 764 lots.
The Union minister of State for Health and Family Welfare was addressing the gathering at 9th Indian Organ Donation Day celebrations by the National Organ and Tissue Transplant Organisation (NOTTO) under the aegis of the Health Ministry.
Source said issues related to November 2016 demonetisation of old Rs 500/1000 notes, reforms in the RBI, stressed assets in the banking system, and state of the economy, were listed as agenda items of the 31-member Parliamentary Standing Committee on Finance.
Modi had announced 12 policy initiatives under the “MSME outreach” programme to help the sector tackle issues related to capital, technology, ease of doing business, market access and social security
Referring to the issue of liquidity crunch, Naidu said the problem was because few "black sheep" who have taken the system for ride, affecting the entire industry.
CPSE ETF, which works like a mutual fund scheme, is an instrument with which the government divests its stake in the CPSEs without hitting the secondary market directly with individual PSUs.
Initial estimates suggest that the combined entity formed by merging the three insurers will be the largest non-life insurance company in India, valued at Rs 1.2-1.5 lakh crore
The country's consumption jumped 14.6 percent to 102,000 tonnes in October, while production rose 8.1 percent to 67,000 tonnes, the Board said in a statement.
China and the United States have slapped tariffs on billions of dollars of each other's goods, hurting manufacturing and casting a shadow on the outlook for global growth.
In Delhi, the price of petrol per litre was Rs 74.07 while that of diesel was Rs 68.89 per litre on November 27
In South Asia, India led the average real wage growth in 2008–17 at 5.5 against a regional median of 3.7. Following India was Nepal (4.7), Sri Lanka (4), Bangladesh (3.4), Pakistan (1.8) and Iran (0.4).
In an interview with the Wall Street Journal four days ahead of his high-stakes meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping in Argentina, Trump said it was "highly unlikely" he would accept China's request to hold off on the increase, which is due to take effect on January 1.
"There is good reason to be confident that underlying inflation will gradually rise in the period ahead," Draghi said.
The domestic currency had gained a healthy 220 paise in the last seven trading sessions.
Kumar said the Aayog is trying to figure out impediments for an Indian company in achieving global size.
Sakshi Batra gets in conversation with Gaurav Choudhury to understand which are the announcements MSME sector is not enthused about. What’s the bigger concern for them and will the government re-look at the initial sops announced to benefit a wider spectrum of companies in the sector.
The GDP growth at constant prices (2011-12) was 8.2 percent in the April-June quarter of 2018-19.
Krea has Anand Mahindra, Raghuram Rajan, Kiran Mazumdar Shaw and Sajjan Jindal, among several others, in its governing council
Kant further stated that 30 per cent of urban and 70 per cent of rural water comes from groundwater, which is depleting rapidly.
'Non-basmati rice items have been made eligible for MEIS benefits at the rate of 5 percent for exports made with effect from November 26 and up to March 25, 2019,' the Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT) has said in a public notice.
Overall, private equity investors have invested over $97 billion in India, according to the data
The country had produced 8.73 MT crude steel during the same month a year ago, the global industry body said in its latest report.
Ageas will acquire 40 percent in Royal Sundaram General Insurance from Sundaram Finance