No Worries About Fiscal Slippages, Rising Oil Prices, Says Arun Jaitley

No Worries About Fiscal Slippages, Rising Oil Prices, Says Arun Jaitley

Assessment should not be made based on hypothetical situation concerning crude prices, said Mr Jaitley. New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said the fiscal situation should be comfortable next financial year and there are no worries at the moment regarding...
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Fiscal Consolidation Plan Likely To Continue: Report

Fiscal Consolidation Plan Likely To Continue: Report

The government is likely to stick to the medium-term fiscal consolidation plan by targeting 2018-19 fiscal deficit at 3 per cent of GDP, a Deutsche Bank report says. According to the global financial services major, the fiscal deficit target for...
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Stimulus, farm waiver to push up fiscal deficit by 1%: RBI

Stimulus, farm waiver to push up fiscal deficit by 1%: RBI

Cutting its growth estimate for the current fiscal, the RBI warned on Wednesday that any economic stimulus and farm debt waivers could push up fiscal deficit by 1 percentage point, potentially stoking inflation. Such measure could lead to inflation surging...
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India may produce surplus power this fiscal: Fitch Ratings

India may produce surplus power this fiscal: Fitch Ratings

Subdued demand growth, consistent capacity additions and better networks may result in India producing surplus power in the current fiscal, although sporadic outages continue and 24 per cent households are yet to be electrified, according to the latest report ...
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