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Prasanna Mohanty
January 30, 2021
For people to benefit, the budget needs overhauling to create jobs; revive small businesses; address poverty and health and education deprivations. Pursuing the existing paradigm of growth may push GDP and stock markets up without improving the living standards of the vast majority


Prasanna Mohanty
January 25, 2021
The government gives guaranteed return to private companies in its business dealings and considers their profit-motive good and desirable. Why the same doesn't hold true for farmers?


BusinessToday.In
December 14, 2020
India Stock Market Highlights Today: ONGC followed by Tata Steel, L&T, Sun Pharma, M&M, ICICI Bank and NTPC were among the top gainers in the Sensex pack


Rajeev Dubey
New Delhi, June 4, 2020
The reason India finds itself in the comity of nations that can't afford a big stimulus to stoke economic growth is the 8 quarters of wait-and-watch game played until coronavirus hit us


Hari Hara Mishra
June 1, 2020
It is time to constitute a task force consisting of all stakeholders to review the policy framework in a time-bound manner and institutionalise a foundation for Post COVID-19 Atma Nirbhar Bharat


Joe C Mathew
New Delhi, May 27, 2020
Direct sale of farm produce, pricing freedom, digitisation and traceability in poultry, livestock and fisheries segments will go a long way in accelerating the farm economy


Joe C Mathew
New Delhi, May 17, 2020
The most important component of the government's initiatives and recurring theme across most tranches of stimulus announcements was the thrust towards promoting private businesses by easing regulations and drafting new ones


Nirbhay Kumar
May 15, 2020
No measures were listed for small and landless farmers who have suffered a lot; they could not sell their produce during two months of nationwide lockdown, thus their money remains locked


Joe C Mathew
May 15, 2020
All India Kisan Sabha said the package ignores the fact that agriculture production in the country will be severely affected due to COVID-19


Niti Kiran
New Delhi, May 15, 2020
For a variety of reasons, around 30 per cent of agricultural households still find it easier to avail credit from non-institutional sources, despite significantly higher rates


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, May 14, 2020
The incentive on crop loans provided till March has been extended to May 31 to support farmers, Sitharaman also said


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, May 13, 2020
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharman is going to hold a press briefing today, in which she will spell out details regarding the Modi government's economic stimulus package worth Rs 20 lakh crore; this package is about 10 per cent of India's GDP


Team BT
New Delhi, February 4, 2020
A dozen experts interpret Budget 2020 and its impact


Joe C Mathew
New Delhi, February 4, 2020
The Budget aims at boosting consumption and private investment to pull the economy forward


Anand Adhikari
New Delhi, January 7, 2020
Even as banks lower their NPAs for the year, new areas of stress are emerging that may create headaches for the financial sector and the RBI


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, September 18, 2019
UP misses PM-Kisan Scheme targets; not a single farmer has received 3rd instalment yetThe government has not paid the third instalment of Rs 2,000 to even a single farmer in Uttar Pradesh (UP) under the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi Scheme (PM-KISAN Scheme). Moreover, more than 30 per cent of the total beneficiaries have also not yet received the second instalment in spite of Yogi Adityanath-led government's claims of being the best state in terms of money transfers to the far...


Team BT
New Delhi, April 16, 2019
The good and the bad of Modi government's economic performance.


Rajeev Dubey
New Delhi, October 16, 2017
The Indian economy is being buffeted by a series of crises. Economic growth has slowed down considerably. This has led to lower private investment, fewer new jobs being created and a slowdown in export growth. As if all these are not enough, even agriculture seems to have hit a trough. Much of the slump in GDP growth during the first quarter of the current fiscal to 5.7 per cent has been attributed to the impact of demonetisation last year, followed by the introduction of the Goods & Services Tax or GST this year. To understand where the economy is headed and possible future policy direction, Business Today's Rajeev Dubey posed questions to former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram and Niti Aayog Vice Chairman Rajiv Kumar. Here are their vastly diverse views on a range of issues.


Joe C Mathew
Delhi, October 18, 2017
All major engines of economic growth - private investment, private consumption, exports, agriculture and even government expenditure - have either failed to pick up momentum or slowed down.


Team BT
September 28, 2012
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh may succeed in reviving business sentiment with his recent announcements but moving the needle on the economy will take a lot more doing.


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