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New Rs 1000 notes are coming; launch date unclear
Tue, Feb 21, 2017
The government will soon announce new notes of Rs 1,000 denomination but the specific dates for its launch is unclear.
Demonetisation idea itself is wrong, don't blame execution, says Rajiv Bajaj
Fri, Feb 17, 2017
Bajaj Auto's MD Rajiv Bajaj has recently said that the government's deomonetisation idea itself is wrong and its execution should not be blamed.
Post-demonetisation credit profile of large corporates is likely to be neutral: India Ratings
Thu, Feb 09, 2017
India Ratings and Research has projected that post-demonetisation the credit profile of large corporates with revenue of over Rs 250 crore is likely to be neutral with no significant changes in their ratings.
War on black money not a political fight, says PM Modi
Wed, Feb 08, 2017
PM Modi speaks with regards to the demonetisation move which many claimed was aimed at crippling the finances of his politicial opponents.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi says cash crackdown is a fight for the poor
Tue, Feb 07, 2017
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday defended his decision to abolish high denomination bank notes that has left the economy reeling, calling it a "fight" for the poor.
Here are five key highlights of Budget 2017
Wed, Feb 01, 2017
Read the five key highlights of India's Union Budget 2017-18.
Aim of demonetisation is to bring down real estate prices into the country, says CEA Arvind Subramanian
Tue, Jan 31, 2017
India's Economic Survey 2016-17 has projected the country's real estate prices to fall further on account of the government's demonetisation announcement made on November 8, 2016.
India's credit growth projected to remain weak in range of 5-6% in FY17: ICRA
Mon, Jan 30, 2017
ICRA has projected India's credit growth to remain at similar levels in the range of 5% to 6% in FY17 on the back of muted credit demand.
India's GDP likely to be 6.8% in 2016-17, RBI to maintain status quo on Feb 8: Ficci survey
Mon, Jan 30, 2017
Ficci in its latest survey has projected India's economy to grow 6.8% for the year 2016-17.
Demonetisation: Government may offer second chance to deposit old notes of Rs 500 & Rs 1,000
Thu, Jan 26, 2017
The Government of India may give a second chance to citizens of the country to deposit old currency notes of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000.
Demonetisation drive to favour country's big gold jewellery store chains: World Gold Council
Tue, Jan 24, 2017
India`s drive to bring transparency to bullion trading, along with the rise of branded gold jewellery, could help major retailers raise their share of the world`s second-biggest gold market to 40% by 2020, the World Gold Council (WGC) said.
Budget 2017: Payment gateway cos expect govt to offer incentives, tax breaks & exemptions to boost digital transactions
Mon, Jan 23, 2017
Find out what are Budget 2017 expectations of payment gateway companies like Telr, Payoneer, Atom Technologies, TechProcess Payment Services, RazorPay, Chillr, Happay and PayU India.
Over 3 lakh consumers & 20,000 merchants receive prizes worth nearly Rs 61 crore in govt's digital payment schemes
Thu, Jan 19, 2017
Over 3 lakh consumers and more than 20,000 merchants have received prizes worth nearly Rs 61 crore at the government's recently started digital payments scheme titled 'Digi-Dhan Melas'.
India's GDP growth to drop, but rebound likely in second half of 2017: Nomura
Wed, Jan 18, 2017
India's growth numbers are likely to slide in the next two quarters, but a sharp rebound is expected in the second half (H2) of 2017 as the demonetisation impact will be transitory and not long lasting, says a Nomura report.
Limited room to reduce fiscal deficit to 3% in FY18: Moody's
Mon, Jan 16, 2017
The government is likely to achieve its fiscal deficit target of 3.5% of GDP in the current fiscal but higher infrastructure spending will limit the room to reduce it further to 3% in 2017-18, Moody's said on Monday.
Post demonetisation organised retail sector likely to post low single digit growth in Q3 FY17: India Ratings
Fri, Jan 13, 2017
Post demonetisation organised retail sector is expected to post low single digit growth with varying impact across different sub-sectors in the October-December quarter of fiscal year 2016-17 (FY17), said India Ratings and Research (Ind-Ra) in its latest report on Friday.
Demonetisation or not, new notes were needed anyway: RBI
Wed, Jan 11, 2017
The Government of India's recent demonetisation decision, which grabbed news headlines across media resulting in cash crunch and chaos across the country last year, was in the making since 2014.
About 66% Indians support PM Narendra Modi's demonetisation move: Survey
Wed, Jan 11, 2017
About 66% of Indians surveyed online showed support to prime minister Narendra Modi's demonetisation decision to curb black money, corruption and terrorism into the country, according to Nihilent Analytics.
Motivated to further simplify policies for ease of doing business: PM Modi
Tue, Jan 10, 2017
He said that his government is strongly committed to continuing economic reforms.
Demonetisation: Residential property sales in Mumbai region fall over 50%
Tue, Jan 10, 2017
Residential and office segment of Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR) have recorded worst fall in the second half (H2) of 2016 on the back of the government's demonetisation drive and other economic events resulting in fall in sales volume and new launches in the fourth quarter (Q4) of last year, sa