Economic Survey

Maharashtra's economy expected to grow 7.3% in 2017-18; debt likely to be Rs 4,13,044 crore: Economic Survey

Maharashtra's economy expected to grow 7.3% in 2017-18; debt likely to be Rs 4,13,044 crore: Economic Survey

The total debt of Maharashtra government is expected to be Rs 4,13,044 crore in 2017-18, the Economic Survey tabled in the state Legislature on Thursday.

Mar 08, 2018, 18:23 PM IST
Arun Jaitley hits out at Chidambaram, says economy was in hands of a ‘terrible doctor’ under UPA govt

Arun Jaitley hits out at Chidambaram, says economy was in hands of a ‘terrible doctor’ under UPA govt

He said that the country was named in the fragile five economies in the world when P Chidambaram was the finance minister.

Feb 09, 2018, 22:43 PM IST
CEA Arvind a 'good doctor', but Modi govt is a terrible patient, says Chidambaram

CEA Arvind a 'good doctor', but Modi govt is a terrible patient, says Chidambaram

The former FM has been very critical of the way the NDA govt is handling the economy and the GDP growth is declining.

Feb 04, 2018, 15:51 PM IST
GDP growth projections based on estimated oil prices: Arvind Subramanian

GDP growth projections based on estimated oil prices: Arvind Subramanian

CEA Subramanian said that the growth projections could fluctuate in either direction, based on oil prices during the year.

Jan 30, 2018, 18:49 PM IST
Software sector grew 8% in fiscal 2016-17: Survey

Software sector grew 8% in fiscal 2016-17: Survey

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley tabled the Survey report in Parliament yesterday.

Jan 30, 2018, 12:52 PM IST
Union Budget 2018: Insurance sector and expectations from the Modi govt

Union Budget 2018: Insurance sector and expectations from the Modi govt

Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana farmers pay a very nominal premium and get a full claim for the crop damage.

Jan 30, 2018, 00:13 AM IST
Rahul Gandhi mocks Modi government over Economic Survey with a music video

Rahul Gandhi mocks Modi government over Economic Survey with a music video

Rahul Gandhi pointed that industrial growth, agricultural growth, GDP growth and job growth were down.

Jan 29, 2018, 21:21 PM IST
Why Economic Survey 2017-18 is in pink colour: All you need to know

Why Economic Survey 2017-18 is in pink colour: All you need to know

According to CEA Arvind Subramanian, this is to extend the committee's support to the growing worldwide movement to end violence against women.

Jan 29, 2018, 19:02 PM IST
Lower female labour-force participation to affect growth potential: Economic Survey

Lower female labour-force participation to affect growth potential: Economic Survey

The survey pointed out that the lower participation of women in economic activities adversely affects the growth potential of the economy.

Jan 29, 2018, 18:16 PM IST
GST Council need to review embedded taxes on exports: Economic Survey

GST Council need to review embedded taxes on exports: Economic Survey

In June 2016, the Cabinet announced a Rs 6,000 crore package for the apparel sector.

Jan 29, 2018, 18:03 PM IST
Average inflation dips to 6-year low of 3.3% in FY18: Economic Survey

Average inflation dips to 6-year low of 3.3% in FY18: Economic Survey

According to Economic Survey, the rise in food inflation in recent months is mainly due to factors driving prices of vegetables and fruits.

Jan 29, 2018, 16:45 PM IST
Top 5 states make 70 percent of India's total exports; coastal states rule the list: Economic Survey 2018

Top 5 states make 70 percent of India's total exports; coastal states rule the list: Economic Survey 2018

Coastal states are responsible for 74.3 percent of India's total exports, the Economic Survey has revealed.

Jan 29, 2018, 16:16 PM IST
IBC mechanism used actively to resolve bad loan problem: Economic Survey

IBC mechanism used actively to resolve bad loan problem: Economic Survey

Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code has provided a resolution framework that will help corporates clean up their balance sheets and reduce debts.

Jan 29, 2018, 14:23 PM IST
Top takeaways: What Economic Survey says about farm sector, GDP and inflation

Top takeaways: What Economic Survey says about farm sector, GDP and inflation

The survey estimates that GDP will have grown 6.75% in the current fiscal year ending in March.

Jan 29, 2018, 13:47 PM IST
Economic Survey 2017-18: 5 new facts on Indian economy

Economic Survey 2017-18: 5 new facts on Indian economy

The Narendra Modi government on Monday tabled in Parliament, the Economic Survey 2018, which has pegged 2018-19 GDP growth at 7-7.5 per cent. The Economic Survey further raised concerns on high oil prices.

Jan 29, 2018, 13:37 PM IST
 Economic Survey: Govt sees growth of 7-7.5% in FY19 — Read full text here

Economic Survey: Govt sees growth of 7-7.5% in FY19 — Read full text here

The survey was tabled in Parliament by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley. 

Jan 29, 2018, 13:25 PM IST
This Parliament Session is more than just Budget 2018: Here is the full agenda

This Parliament Session is more than just Budget 2018: Here is the full agenda

Here is a full list of the legislative agenda for Budget Session 2018.

Jan 29, 2018, 09:09 AM IST
First day of Budget Session: President Kovind's joint address, Economic Survey 2018

First day of Budget Session: President Kovind's joint address, Economic Survey 2018

Chief Economic Adviser Arvind Subramanian, who has overseen the preparation of the Economic Survey, had announced a webpage that would put the key document in the public domain.
 

Jan 29, 2018, 09:00 AM IST
GST rate of 3% on gold too low: Economic Survey

GST rate of 3% on gold too low: Economic Survey

The Survey said that the GST Council will have to take up these issues in the coming months.

Aug 12, 2017, 16:39 PM IST

India one of the most open economies globally for FDI: Survey

The mid-year Survey of the economy described foreign direct investment (FDI) as an enabler of economic growth since it enhances productivity by bringing capital, skills and technology to the host country.

Aug 11, 2017, 20:18 PM IST