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Budget Assumptions Prudent, Will Help Macro-Fundamentals To Hold-Up Amid Russia-Ukraine Tensions: CEA

Budget Assumptions Prudent, Will Help Macro-Fundamentals To Hold-Up Amid Russia-Ukraine Tensions: CEA

Nageswaran, who joined as the CEA days ahead of the budget presentation, said the assumptions on growth and revenue mop-up are prudent because they internalise the prevailing uncertainties.

11 March 2022
PM Modi Bats For Timely Implementation Of Schemes, Vibrant Border Villages

PM Modi Bats For Timely Implementation Of Schemes, Vibrant Border Villages

Prime Minister Narendra Modi urged people to visit border villages to impart a degree of vibrancy to sparsely populated regions along the country's frontiers.

23 February 2022

Sustainability High On The Agenda Of Budget 2022

The “green economy’ has been referred to as a “sunrise economy” with a potential for job creation as has been the circular economy transition and the...

Can India Grow Merely By Building Roads?

Can India Grow Merely By Building Roads?

The government thinks spending money on infrastructure is a self-serving economic activity to spur growth. A look at allied economic processes may not support...

08 February 2022

Higher Deficit, Lack Of Clarity On Consolidation Add Risks To Lowering Debt, Says Fitch

Risks around the sustainability of the downward debt trajectory were a key factor behind Fitch's decision to maintain a 'negative' outlook on sovereign when it...

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07 February 2022
People Underestimate Structural Reforms Of Last Nine Years, They Will Give India China-Like Growth: Sanjeev Sanyal

People Underestimate Structural Reforms Of Last Nine Years, They Will Give India China-Like Growth: Sanjeev Sanyal

The principal economic advisor is confident of achieving GDP growth promised by finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman in the budget but is also cautious that...


04 February 2022
Cryptocurrency Can Be Banned, Regulated Or Just Taxed, Says Finance Secretary

Cryptocurrency Can Be Banned, Regulated Or Just Taxed, Says Finance Secretary

After finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced cryptocurrencies as assets to be taxed at 30 per cent, her finance secretary T.V. Somanathan clarifies...


03 February 2022
Budget Went Gracious On Capex But Failed To Address Consumption: CRISIL

Budget Went Gracious On Capex But Failed To Address Consumption: CRISIL

The report states that despite raising the capital expenditure, the budget fails to address the major issue of consumption—both private consumption and...


03 February 2022
Budget 2022: Agriculture - Silver Lining Yet With Reminiscence Of Dark Clouds

Budget 2022: Agriculture - Silver Lining Yet With Reminiscence Of Dark Clouds

Under the Kisan Drone Programme, UAVs can be used for land surveys, crop assessment, and insecticide spraying, which will translate to a remarkable...


02 February 2022
Higher Public Investment To Stimulate Demand, Generate jobs, Says Economic Affairs Secretary

Higher Public Investment To Stimulate Demand, Generate jobs, Says Economic Affairs Secretary

Finance Minister Nirmala Sithaharaman in her Budget 2022-23 hiked public investment by as much as 35.4 per cent to Rs 7.5 lakh crore or 2.9 per cent of the...


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02 February 2022
Budget 2022: Serving The DFM Troika

Budget 2022: Serving The DFM Troika

Digitalisation, financial inclusion and MSME support are the prongs of the budget for the financial sector


02 February 2022
Digital Rupee Can Be Exchanged For Cash, Says PM Modi

Digital Rupee Can Be Exchanged For Cash, Says PM Modi

He said the central bank digital currency or the digital rupee will make online payments more secure and risk-free and boost the digital economy in the years...


02 February 2022
Budget 2022: Understanding How Every Rupee Will Be Utilised This Financial Year

Budget 2022: Understanding How Every Rupee Will Be Utilised This Financial Year

For any taxpayer, it becomes extremely important to know how taxes they pay are being managed and how each rupee is being spent.


02 February 2022
Will Budget 2022 Bridge The Digital Gap In Education?

Will Budget 2022 Bridge The Digital Gap In Education?

The announcements do not offer anything new or try to address the existing issues such as the huge shortage of human resources and infrastructure in education,...


01 February 2022
India On Course To Become $5 Trillion Economy By FY26: CEA Nageswaran

India On Course To Become $5 Trillion Economy By FY26: CEA Nageswaran

Gross domestic product (GDP) in dollar terms has already crossed $3 trillion, he said during the Finance Minister's post Budget interaction with media.


02 February 2022
Did Budget 2022 Ignore The Disabled? Activists Think It's Too Little Too Late

Did Budget 2022 Ignore The Disabled? Activists Think It's Too Little Too Late

Despite an increase in allocation of funds for the Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities, activists feel Budget 2022 failed to meet the needs...


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01 February 2022
Clean Energy Projects To Help Achieve 100 MT Coal Gasification By 2030: Coal Minister

Clean Energy Projects To Help Achieve 100 MT Coal Gasification By 2030: Coal Minister

Gasification of coal is a process in which coal is partially oxidated by air, oxygen, steam or carbon dioxide under controlled conditions to produce a fuel...


01 February 2022
Final Framework For New SEZ Law To Be Taken In 4-6 Months: Piyush Goyal

Final Framework For New SEZ Law To Be Taken In 4-6 Months: Piyush Goyal

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman in her Budget Speech proposed to replace the existing law governing SEZs with new legislation to enable states to become...


01 February 2022
Budget 2022: Rs 1,711 Crore Is Allocated For The Expenes Of Union Cabinet, Ministers

Budget 2022: Rs 1,711 Crore Is Allocated For The Expenes Of Union Cabinet, Ministers

The amount includes expenditure for the Prime Minister's Office, National Security Council Secretariat, office of the Principal Scientific Advisor and...


01 February 2022
Government To Introduce Battery Swapping Policy, Special Mobility Zones For EV Transport

Government To Introduce Battery Swapping Policy, Special Mobility Zones For EV Transport

The government’s push for electric vehicles fits into the larger scheme of combating carbon emissions.


01 February 2022
Haven't Raised Taxes This Year Too: Finance Minister

Haven't Raised Taxes This Year Too: Finance Minister

Sitharaman's fourth Budget in a row neither tinkered with tax slabs nor raised the standard deduction, which was widely expected in view of elevated inflation...


02 February 2022
Budget Analysis: Modi-Sitharaman Can’t Fix Economy Without Jobs, And Jobs Won’t Happen Just On Infra Push

Budget Analysis: Modi-Sitharaman Can’t Fix Economy Without Jobs, And Jobs Won’t Happen Just On Infra Push

In her budget presentation, the Union finance minister emphasised on the government spending worth Rs 7.5 lakh crore in FY23, but who is buying vehicles to...


01 February 2022
Government Focus On Multi-Modal Connectivity To Boost Logistics Sector, Say Ind Players

Government Focus On Multi-Modal Connectivity To Boost Logistics Sector, Say Ind Players

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman in her Budget speech on Tuesday said the PM Gati Shakti National Master Plan is a transformative approach for economic...


01 February 2022
Not Much For Auto Sector But Focus On Infra To Support Job Generation: Forging Industry On Budget

Not Much For Auto Sector But Focus On Infra To Support Job Generation: Forging Industry On Budget

The domestic forging industry on Tuesday said the Union Budget 2022-23 does not offer much for the automotive sector but its focus on investing more in...


01 February 2022
Proposed Policy for Battery-Swapping To Promote Electric Mobility: Auto Industry Players

Proposed Policy for Battery-Swapping To Promote Electric Mobility: Auto Industry Players

The proposed policy for battery-swapping to promote electric mobility and other initiatives like the PM Gati Shakti National Master Plan for multimodal...


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