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Addressing the first workshop of the Centre for the Fourth Industrial Revolution India at the Sahyadri Guest House, he said new technologies will also improve predictability, which will help farmers plan the agricultural produce well in advance.
The data has triggered a raging debate over the formula with the Congress accusing the government of manipulating data.
A day after Chief Statistician Pravin Srivastava, in an unusual move, announced the revised numbers based on back series data alongside Niti Aayog vice chairman Rajiv Kumar, Jaitley said, "I don't think any service is being rendered by those who discredit the highly credible organisation, CSO."
The ministry is organising a meeting for budding entrepreneurs with global funds next month in Goa.
"The federal institution experiment of the GST having succeeded ....there are two other sectors which eminently require federal institutions of this kind.
Returns of 3.5 percent are very much possible, according to Crescenzi
On a visit last week to the most crucial of the three states, Madhya Pradesh, which was voting on Wednesday, Reuters spoke to 134 rural voters along a 400 km (250 miles) corridor - 89, or about two-thirds, said they would vote for the opposition Congress party rather than the ruling BJP.
The ministry will impose quarantine from December 3, which will bar the entry of media persons into the North Block, the seat of the country's Finance Ministry, till the date of presentation of the interim Budget by the finance minister in Parliament on February 1, 2019, it said.
The recent public row between the government and the RBI over policy matters unrelated to monetary policy has "somewhat diminished" the central bank's independence according to a third of the 46 respondents, though two-thirds saw no major impact.
The S&P BSE Oil and Gas index has lost more than 20 percent of its value since it touched a record high of 16,727.41 in November last year.
Globally, 153 billion hours of labour were lost due to heat exposure in 2017.
Hours after the government issued its own stark warning about a no-deal Brexit, the BoE said the economy could shrink by as much as 8 percent in about a year.
Specifically, in the month of August the excess demand in Merchant segment was far outstripped by oversupply in Inter Bank market, said the report titled 'Rupee for a Turnaround'.
In a report for the Group of 20 leaders meeting in Buenos Aires, the IMF said auto tariffs, if imposed, could cut three fourths of a percent off the global economy.
The money will be invested into developing India-specific products and technology
Transport and Shipping Minister Gadkari, who is in Kenya to attend a conference on the blue economy, also said that Africa could be a good market for Indian electric vehicles and two-wheelers.
It is estimated that 30-40 percent of crops are destroyed annually due to attacks by wild animals in India
Companies will make it very tough for policyholders to be admitted into the health insurance framework
Growth will continue to be under pressure for the remainder of the current fiscal as well and the FY19 growth number will come at 7.1 percent, economists at private sector lender Axis Bank said in the report.
Forex dealers said the greenback's weakness against some currencies overseas also aided the domestic currency.
The back series data released on November 28 has been aligned with a new methodology which changed the base year to 2011-12.
The global investment firm also said the apex bank's decision Tuesday to infuse Rs 40,000 crore through OMOs in December may not be adequate to defuse the current liquidity shortfall, which is as high as Rs 1,00,000 crore.
In an interview to PTI, Fitch Ratings Director (Financial Institutions) Saswata Guha said, given the past record, it is unlikely that banks would exercise prudence while restructuring loans of micro, small and medium enterprises (MSME).
A majority of the 18-member board, now stacked with government nominees, intends to press for reduced curbs on lending and governance changes that would give the board more say.