Former chief economic adviser Arvind Subramanian said Monday that the inclusion of petrol and diesel in the Goods and Services Tax (GST) ambit was not possible until the revenues under the new tax regime stabilises.
Much more of the country’s agricultural land needs to come under irrigation to counter the effects of climate change on the economy, but India also needs to be wary of the “carbon imperialism” of the West, Chief Economic Advisor (CEA) Arvind Subramanian has said.
There is a need to increase the percentage of irrigated land to protect the country from vulnerabilities of climate change, Chief Economic Adviser Arvind Subramanian said.
Chief Economic Advisor (CEA) Arvind Subramanian has stepped down from his post and will return to the United States, Union Minister Arun Jaitley announced on Wednesday.
Chief Economic Adviser Arvind Subramanian on Monday stressed on the importance of implementing rising oil prices, which are expected to have a detrimental impact on India’s inflation, Gross Domestic Product (GDP) and consumption levels.
Finance minister Arun Jaitley tabled the Economic Survey on the first day of budget session 2018. The annual report card of the government stated many important decisions that were carried out in the current fiscal year.
It could be two ratings upgrades in two weeks for India. According to sources in the government, the global ratings agency Standard & Poor’s (S&P) will revise India’s sovereign ratings on Friday.
Commerce and Industry Minister Suresh Prabhu will hold a meeting with industry bodies on September 26 to discuss issues pertaining to industrial growth and the interventions required to resolve them, a government official said.
Chief economic advisor Arvind Subramanian’s call for a worldwide coal alliance promoting sustainable use of the cheapest source of power over renewable energy which comes with hidden costs is gaining global support.
Listen Indian industry is a nice homogeneous word but within that homogeneity, there is a lot of heterogeneity. Within CII, we have steel Users Association, the Steel Producers Association.