India is also expected to take up issues of black money stashed abroad as well as the issue of finding a permanent solution on food subsidies in the WTO.
So far, government has kept the scoreboard moving with singles.
FinMin says clear case for upgrade as economy on strong footing.
On price rise, Rajan said that while inflation was off peaks, it remained high due to supply-side rigidities.
Buyers’ sentiments have changed to positive in the last three months.
Tier-II cities have to now face a bigger challenge as the scope for absorption There is much less than the big four metros.
Former members meet sectoral experts on new planning body.
Signs of economic turnaround reflected in IIP, auto sales: Finance Secretary.
Mayaram expressed confidence that the economy would clock a growth of 5.8 per cent to 5.9 per cent this fiscal.
DK Joshi, chief economist, Crisil, said, “Cement production is generally good when the monsoon is low.
Sectoral agencies are trying to chip at the Competition Commission’s mandate, causing confusion.
Gita Gopinath also pitched for India’s rating upgrade and underlined the need for fiscal prudence.
2016 will be a watershed year as Indian economy will start outpacing China.
Even in last fiscal average interest offered by banks on term deposits lagged CPI inflation.
The Budget holds a few big-ticket moves as well and I am confident there will be more as the government finds its footing.