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FISCAL DEFICIT ESTIMATED AT 6.4% OF GDP IN 2022-23

FISCAL DEFICIT ESTIMATED AT 6.4% OF GDP IN 2022-23

🕔14:51, 1.Feb 2022

BROAD PATH OF FISCAL CONSOLIDATION MAINTAINED TO REACH FISCAL DEFICIT LEVEL BELOW 4.5% CAPITAL EXPENDITURE STEPPED UP BY 35.4% TO Rs. 7.50 LAKH CRORE IN 2022-23 FROM Rs. 5.54 LAKH CRORE IN 2021-22 CAPITAL EXPENDITURE OUTLAY IN 2022-23 TO BE

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FM Ms Nirmala Sitharaman presents a post covid budget to protect individuals and industry

FM Ms Nirmala Sitharaman presents a post covid budget to protect individuals and industry

🕔13:27, 1.Feb 2021

By TN Ashok New Delhi: Feb 01 : Presenting a budget in a post covid 19 situation is indeed a challenging task and the Union Finance Minister Ms Nirmala Sitharaman has done her best to spare the individual tax payer of

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States’ fiscal deficit to almost double in FY21, suggests RBI report

States’ fiscal deficit to almost double in FY21, suggests RBI report

🕔07:35, 28.Oct 2020

New Delhi, Oct 28 The states’ finances are going deeper into a crisis situation with a new Reserve Bank of India report now pegging average gross fiscal deficit of all states at 4.6 per cent of GDP in FY21, almost

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Fiscal deficit expected to touch 7% of GDP in 2020-21: Brickwork Ratings

Fiscal deficit expected to touch 7% of GDP in 2020-21: Brickwork Ratings

🕔18:23, 29.Aug 2020

Mumbai, Aug 29  Centre’s fiscal deficit is expected to touch 7 per cent of the GDP in 2020-21, against budget estimates of 3.5 per cent, Brickwork Ratings said on Saturday. The ratings agency said that the impact of the lockdown

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Moody’s: India sets ambitious fiscal deficit targets, but challenges remain

Moody’s: India sets ambitious fiscal deficit targets, but challenges remain

🕔12:17, 4.Feb 2020

New Delhi [India], February 4 – Moody’s Investors Service said on Tuesday that the  Indian government will face challenges in achieving its deficit target for the fiscal year ending March 2021 amid persistent structural and cyclical headwinds to growth. “While

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Fiscal deficit for FY20 at 3.8%: FM

Fiscal deficit for FY20 at 3.8%: FM

🕔13:46, 1.Feb 2020

New Delhi, Feb 1  The fiscal deficit for the current fiscal will be 3.8%, up from the earlier estimated 3.3%, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Saturday. “The issue of fiscal deficit has to be addressed in every Budget. The

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India’s April-December fiscal deficit crosses 112% of target

India’s April-December fiscal deficit crosses 112% of target

🕔08:57, 5.Feb 2019

New Delhi, Feb 5 India’s budgetary fiscal deficit for the April-December period stood at Rs 7.01 lakh crore or 112.4 per cent of the budgeted target of Rs 6.24 lakh crore, official data showed on Monday. The data furnished by the

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April-November fiscal deficit over 115% of target on revenue lag

April-November fiscal deficit over 115% of target on revenue lag

🕔21:39, 27.Dec 2018

New Dec 27 (IANS) India’s budgetary fiscal deficit for the April-November period at Rs 7.17 lakh crore has exceeded the target for the full fiscal, accounting for 114.8 per cent of the budgeted target of Rs 6.24 lakh crore, mainly owing

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Fiscal deficit to be lower than 3.3% target : Piyush Goyal

Fiscal deficit to be lower than 3.3% target : Piyush Goyal

🕔09:05, 3.Jul 2018

New Delhi, July 2 (IANS) Finance Minister Piyush Goyal on Monday expressed confidence that the government will not only meet the fiscal deficit target of 3.3 per cent, but it will do even better than that. He said while there were

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Fiscal deficit to be lower than 3.3% target: Piyush Goyal

Fiscal deficit to be lower than 3.3% target: Piyush Goyal

🕔19:47, 2.Jul 2018

New Delhi, July 2  Finance Minister Piyush Goyal on Monday expressed confidence that the government will not only meet the fiscal deficit target of 3.3 per cent, but it will do even better than that. He said while there were

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April-January fiscal deficit at 113.7% of FY18 target

April-January fiscal deficit at 113.7% of FY18 target

🕔14:56, 28.Feb 2018

New Delhi, Feb 28  India’s fiscal deficit for April-January period of 2017-18 stood at 113.7 per cent of the full year’s target, official data showed here on Wednesday. The data furnished by the Comptroller General of Accounts (CGA) showed that

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Jaitley targets 2017-18 fiscal deficit at 3.2% of GDP

Jaitley targets 2017-18 fiscal deficit at 3.2% of GDP

🕔14:13, 1.Feb 2017

New Delhi, Feb 1  In a move to support higher government spending in the coming fiscal, Finance minister Arun Jaitley on wednesday pegged the fiscal deficit target at 3.2 per cent of the country’s GDP in his Budget 2017-18 presented

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Fiscal deficit, divestment targets for 2015-16 met: Government

Fiscal deficit, divestment targets for 2015-16 met: Government

🕔10:56, 2.Apr 2016

New Delhi, April 2  The government has achieved both the fiscal deficit and divestment targets for the just concluded financial year 2015-16, an official statement said on Friday.“Government has achieved fiscal deficit targets for FY 2015-16. The disinvestment target of

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India’s fiscal deficit exceeds budget estimates in 10 months

India’s fiscal deficit exceeds budget estimates in 10 months

🕔22:07, 2.Mar 2015

New Delhi, March 2 India’s fiscal deficit continued to exceed the budget estimates in the first 10 months of the current fiscal, data showed Monday, at a time when the government has recovered ground somewhat by earning around Rs.28,000 crore

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Increased tax refunds fuelling fiscal deficit: Jaitley

Increased tax refunds fuelling fiscal deficit: Jaitley

🕔10:31, 1.Nov 2014

New Delhi, Nov 01  The higher fiscal deficit in the current financial year, that has touched 83 percent of the full year’s target, is the result of increased tax refunds, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said Friday. “Higher tax refunds are

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India’s April-June fiscal deficit at $49.2 billion

India’s April-June fiscal deficit at $49.2 billion

🕔10:12, 1.Aug 2014

New Delhi, Aug 01  India’s fiscal deficit during the first quarter (April-June) of 2014-15 touched Rs.2.97 lakh crore ($49.2 billion), or 56.1 percent of the full-year target, government data showed here Thursday. The deficit was 48.4 percent in the corresponding

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