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India likely to maintain 3.2 per cent fiscal deficit target: Surjit Bhalla

EAC member Surjit Bhalla said the government could accelerate sales of its stakes in banks and other companies.

17 Oct 2017 2:50 PM

UBS sees 0.5 per cent fiscal slippage on stimulus, lower revenues

RBI had also warned against any slippages in the fiscal math as it will stoke inflation and also hurt the macroeconomic stability.

13 Oct 2017 3:44 PM

UBS sees 0.5 per cent fiscal slippage on stimulus, lower revenues

As of August, the government has already touched 96.1 per cent of its full year fiscal deficit.

13 Oct 2017 3:09 PM

Stimulus, farm loan waiver to push up fiscal deficit by 1 per cent: RBI

Central bank in its October policy statement says inflation will go up by 0.50 per cent on such measures.

04 Oct 2017 5:27 PM

Fiscal deficit touches 96.1 pc of budget estimate at Aug-end

Government aims to bring down the fiscal deficit to 3.2 per cent of the GDP.

29 Sep 2017 7:04 PM


Fiscal deficit at 96 per cent of full-year target in Aug

The deficit was 76.4 per cent of full-year target during same period a year ago.

29 Sep 2017 5:45 PM

Govt plans to borrow Rs 2 lakh crore in H2, FY18

Net borrowings in the October-March period of the year has been pegged at Rs 1.92 lakh crore.

28 Sep 2017 7:02 PM

Niti Aayog deputy chief says no harm in busting fiscal deficit target

Fiscal deficit for financial year ending next March to 3.7 per cent of GDP from a budgeted target of 3.2 per cent.

27 Sep 2017 1:16 PM

Loosen fiscal deficit target, increase public spending: CII

The suggestions come against the backdrop of GDP growth hitting a three-year low of 5.7 per cent in the June quarter.

22 Sep 2017 6:06 PM

Fiscal deficit may decline to 3.2 per cent of GDP in 2017-18: Economic Survey

It however said that achieving upper end of 6.75 per cent to 7.5 per cent real GDP growth predicted in February is difficult.

11 Aug 2017 12:53 PM


RBI sees economy clipping at 7.3 pc in current fiscal

Retail inflation, excluding food and fuel that remained sticky during H2 of FY17 at around 4.9 per cent.

30 Jun 2017 8:05 PM

States' fiscal deficit soars to Rs 4.93 trillion in FY16

Maharashtra, one of the most urbanised and industrialised states, had a gap of Rs 1,020 crore in FY91.

24 Jun 2017 12:26 PM

India will clock over 7.5 pc growth in 2017-18: Finance Secretary

International Monetary Fund last month projected India's growth at 7.2 per cent in the fiscal 2017-18.

12 May 2017 12:35 PM

Govt to meet 3.5 pc fiscal deficit target for FY17: CGA

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in Budget had set fiscal deficit target at 3.5 per cent for FY17.

01 May 2017 3:59 PM

Fiscal deficit at Rs 5.64 lakh crore during April-Jan

Govt data showed fiscal deficit was 105.7 per cent of budgeted target for fiscal year ending in March 2017.

28 Feb 2017 5:43 PM


States' fiscal deficit will rise to 3.3 per cent in 2017-18: Ind-Ra

Aggregate states' GDP to debt ratio will also go up marginally to 24.3 per cent in FY18 from 24 per cent in FY17.

27 Feb 2017 3:03 PM

India aspiring to be a developed country: Jaitley

Finance minister informs Parliament that frauds like chit funds scams were result of a cash economy.

09 Feb 2017 4:08 PM

Fiscal deficit to be contained at 3.2 per cent in FY18: Arun Jaitley

Revenue deficit will be reduced to 2.1 per cent for 2017-18 from 2.3 per cent in the ongoing fiscal.

01 Feb 2017 1:59 PM

Government to set fiscal deficit target in budget

The deficit target could be in the range of 3.3-3.4 per cent of GDP for the financial year 2017-18 .

23 Jan 2017 3:30 PM

Fiscal deficit at 79.3 per cent of BE in Apr-Oct

Revenue deficit during seven months stood at Rs 3.27 lakh crore, or 92.6 per cent of BE for 2016-17.

30 Nov 2016 6:11 PM