Last Updated: Thursday, June 20, 2013, 11:45
With the rupee dipping to an unprecedented low level, the government is ready to take step to curb volatility, Chief Economic Advisor to the Finance Ministry Raghuram Rajan said on Thursday.
Last Updated: Monday, April 01, 2013, 18:49
Households need to be incentivised for enhancing financial savings, Chief Economic Advisor Raghuram G Rajan said here Monday.
Last Updated: Wednesday, February 27, 2013, 21:19
"We have curtailed 60 pages. Rough calculation we have saved about Rs 15 lakh. Every expenditure has to be examined very carefully to see if we need it," Chief Economic Advisor to Finance Ministry Raghuram G Rajan said here.
Last Updated: Monday, December 17, 2012, 21:56
Chief Economic Advisor Raghuram Rajan Monday suggested a three-pronged strategy, including a confidence inducing Budget, to push growth which is estimated to decline to 5.7-5.9 percent in the current fiscal.
Last Updated: Thursday, September 06, 2012, 21:11
Kaushik Basu, who was till recently, the Chief Economic Advisor (CEA) in the Finance Ministry, has expressed the hope that India would achieve 9 percent growth rate in "not too distant future".
Last Updated: Wednesday, August 29, 2012, 14:56
The Cabinet Appointments Committee had Aug 10 cleared Rajan's appointment as the new CEA.
Last Updated: Saturday, August 11, 2012, 09:21
Raghuram G Rajan, former IMF chief economist, has been appointed as the Chief Economic Advisor in the Finance Ministry.
Last Updated: Sunday, April 22, 2012, 12:29
After the furore over his remarks to a think tank, Chief Economic Advisor Kaushik Basu feels India will see "some important" reforms in the next six months, including on subsidies and may be partial diesel decontrol and FDI in retail.
Last Updated: Tuesday, January 31, 2012, 21:33
Pinning hopes on improvement in governance and speeding up of reforms, Chief Economic Advisor Kaushik Basu Tuesday expressed confidence that the GDP growth rate would accelerate in 2012-13 from little over 7 percent expected this year.
Last Updated: Sunday, November 06, 2011, 11:21
Chief Economic Advisor Kaushik Basu said any witch-hunt could impact the genuine decision-making process in the government.
Last Updated: Sunday, September 18, 2011, 00:17
Chief Economic Advisor Kaushik Basu has pitched for a reduction in interest rates to maintain growth, saying the RBI's tight monetary policy has had limited impact and the time has come to try something different.
Last Updated: Monday, August 08, 2011, 15:29
Terming the slump in the stock market this morning as a "panic reaction", Chief Economic Advisor Kaushik Basu Monday said India's growth story remains intact and there was no need of any policy intervention.
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