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Economic Survey 2018

EPFO, ESIC and PFRDA to release monthly payroll data in bid to boost formal sector

The data set release was for the period from September 2017 to February 2018.

Apr 26, 2018, 23:30 PM IST

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

Budget Session 2018 begins

Economic Survey 2018 was presented on January 29.

Jan 30, 2018, 12:40 PM IST

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

India's economy will pick up in 2018-19: Economic Survey

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

Jan 29, 2018, 18:09 PM IST

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

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

First Economic survey after approval of recommendations on 7th Pay Commission allowances

In a bonanza to 48 lakh central government employees, the Union Cabinet in June approved recommendations of 7th Central Pay Commission with 34 modifications.

Jan 29, 2018, 16:21 PM IST

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

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

Economy doesn't need new policies, need to finish what's started: CEA on Economic Survey

India is expected to regain the world's fastest growing major economy tag as it is likely to clock 7-7.5 percent growth rate in 2018-19, up from 6.75 percent in the current fiscal, the Economic Survey said.

Jan 29, 2018, 14:20 PM IST

GST enabled 50% increase in number of indirect taxpayers: Economic Survey

The forecast estimates that gross domestic product will have grown 6.75 percent in the current fiscal year ending in March.

Jan 29, 2018, 13:49 PM IST

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

India's economy will pick up in 2018-19: Economic Survey estimates growth at 7-7.5%

The Economic Survey of India was tabled in both houses of Parliament on Monday.

Jan 29, 2018, 12:44 PM IST

Economic Survey 2018: CEA Arvind Subramanian announces dedicated webpage

The Economic Survey is the ministry`s view on the annual economic development of the country.

Jan 29, 2018, 12:42 PM IST

Economic Survey 2018 to be tabled in Parliament today: 5 things need to know

The Economic Survey of India will be tabled later in the day.

Jan 29, 2018, 10:56 AM IST

Live: We don't need new economic policies, just focus on what we started, says CEA

he Survey has pegged 2018-19 GDP growth at 7-7.5 percent saying that current high oil prices remains a major concern.

Jan 29, 2018, 09:42 AM IST