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Economic Survey

AA Edit | Will poll-eve Budget put a cap on inflation?

The private sector would remain cautious to expand their industrial activity and thereby create more jobs

01 Feb 2023 12:05 AM

Doing business is still not easy, Eco Survey reveals

Setting up and operating services or manufacturing business in India faces a maze of laws, rules and regulations, finds the survey.

01 Feb 2020 2:11 AM

The real reason why India has a high-cost economy

The average per capita income in Delhi, according to the latest state economic survey, is Rs 3.65 lakhs, or about Rs 30,000 a month.

03 Oct 2019 1:34 AM

Renewable energy capacity to reach 260 GW by 2024

India is formulating a policy to build a 30 GW local capacity for manufacturing solar cells.

20 Jul 2019 7:47 AM

Budget data snafu: No answers in sight

The Budget over-estimated the 2018-19 revenue receipts by 9.6 per cent.

10 Jul 2019 2:19 AM


Is your Aadhaar data about to be monetised?

It is another matter that even what the Economic Survey is proposing is also a non-sequitor.

07 Jul 2019 12:14 AM

Country should have data infrastructure

Government’s mantra should be utilizing data “of the people, by the people, for the people”.

05 Jul 2019 2:04 AM

Green energy goal needs $80 billion

Halting coal-based utilities abruptly may lead to disaster, says survey.

05 Jul 2019 1:58 AM

Virtuous cycle of savings, investment & exports can drive GDP growth

The presence of a triggering macro-economic “key driver” that catalyses the economy into a virtuous cycle is critical.

05 Jul 2019 1:56 AM

Honour, privileges await top tax payers

The idea behind the initiative is to create exclusive membership to clubs that exude not only social status but also honour.

05 Jul 2019 1:54 AM


India is ageing; time to merge schools, raise retirement age

The current retirement age for most government workers in India is 60.

05 Jul 2019 1:52 AM

Infant MSMEs, not dwarfs, to be given sops

Examine the role of the Small-Scale Industries reservation policy.

05 Jul 2019 1:50 AM

Economic Survey: FinMin makes progress in strategic sale of 28 CPSEs

DIPAM had raised about Rs 85,000 crore from CPSE disinvestment in 2018-19.

04 Jul 2019 3:45 PM

'Our team has put in a lot of effort,' says CEA Subramanian on Economic Survey

The Economic Survey projecting the state of economy and outlining the challenges will be tabled in Parliament later on Thursday.

04 Jul 2019 11:10 AM

Pak economic growth expected to hit 3.3 pc, well below target of 6.3 pc: Survey

Survey indicates that livestock is the only sector whose growth went little above official target while all other sectors performed poorly.

09 Jun 2019 1:27 PM


Per capita income of Delhi 3 times more than national average

The economic survey showed increase in supply of electricity in Delhi from 37,484 million units in 2014-15 to 38,510 million units in 2017-18.

24 Feb 2019 8:06 AM

A cautionary tale for our decision-makers

Overlay this construct with the income-tax data for the same year and the situation becomes even worse.

14 Feb 2019 1:53 AM

Universal Basic Income: A worthwhile experiment

Various employment schemes at the Central and state levels should be done away with and the people provided a basic income instead.

20 Jan 2019 4:46 AM

Consumer confidence dips in March, says RBI survey

However, household’s assessment of the current as well as the future price situation have broadly remained unchanged.

07 Apr 2018 5:51 AM

Economic Survey tabled in House

72.48 lakh people covered under NFS Act; 19.4 lakh smart cards issued.

20 Mar 2018 6:41 AM