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Fiscal deficit in Apr-Feb at 114.3% of full year target

Last Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014, 19:55

The deficit, which is the gap between expenditure and revenue, was 97.4 percent during April-February a year ago.

CAD likely to be $35 bn in 2013-14: Chidambaram

Last Updated: Monday, March 31, 2014, 17:46

"India's forex reserves have crossed USD 300 billion. We have successfully contained fiscal deficit and current account deficit," Chidambaram said.

Pace of economic reforms depends on outcome of elections

Last Updated: Wednesday, March 26, 2014, 20:28

Global brokerage firm Morgan Stanley on Wednesday said the pace of economic reforms depends on the outcome of general elections, which, it assumed, will throw up a stable government.

Govt hopeful of achieving revised divestment target

Last Updated: Friday, March 14, 2014, 19:48

The government is hopeful of achieving its revised target of Rs 16,000 crore from disinvestment during the curent fiscal, a top government official said here on Friday .

'Current account deficit to be less than $40 billion'

Last Updated: Friday, March 07, 2014, 18:34

The CAD narrowed to USD 26.9 billion in the first half (April-September) of 2013-14.

India economy to grow at 5.6% in 2014-15: India Ratings

Last Updated: Thursday, March 06, 2014, 18:59

It expects a minor slippage in consolidated state deficit from the budgeted FY14 estimate.

FM can easily meet 4.6% deficit target: Economists

Last Updated: Sunday, March 02, 2014, 12:10

Higher revenue inflows towards the end of 2013-14 will help the government meet the revised fiscal deficit target of 4.6 percent despite its having overshot the full-year borrowing target two months before the end of the fiscal, say economists.

Moody's raises Germany outlook to stable from negative

Last Updated: Saturday, March 01, 2014, 10:43

Moody`s raised its outlook for the German bond rating to "stable" from "negative" Friday, citing the lowered risk that Berlin would be called on to prop up weak eurozone economies.

Fiscal deficit exceeds revised Budget estimates

Last Updated: Friday, February 28, 2014, 20:45

According to the data released by Controller General of Accounts (CGA) today, the fiscal deficit during April-January 2013-14 worked out to be Rs 5.32 lakh crore or 101.6 percent of the revised estimates.

IMF projects 5.4% growth for India in 2014-15

Last Updated: Thursday, February 20, 2014, 20:01

Stronger global growth, improving export competitiveness, a favorable monsoon and a confidence boost from recent policy actions should deliver a modest growth rebound, IMF added.

Public debt rises 2.6% in Oct-Dec quarter

Last Updated: Tuesday, February 18, 2014, 16:48

Government's total debt increased by 2.6 percent to over Rs 46 lakh crore in the third quarter ended December, compared to the previous three months of the current financial year.

Budget 2014: Key Highlights

Last Updated: Monday, February 17, 2014, 18:41

Presenting the Interim Budget 2014 in Parliament, Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Monday slashed excise duty on cars and two-wheelers, capital goods and a variety of consumer items like TV and refrigerators to boost demand and manufacturing.