AFTER EFFECTS OF MSP
Palm oil import duty reduction disappoints industry
Currently, edible oil imports are now touching 70 per cent of our consumption.
Food Corporation of India's facelift on the anvil
One of the major recommendations of the committee was that FCI should hand over all procure...
View: Few economic issues that need immediate attention
Evidence also suggests that leakages in the original programme have now diminished su...
Haryana to build silos of 6 lakh tonnes
For this, a Rs 200 crore project would be sent to NABARD within next 15 days for approval.
57% of FMCG slowdown from small manufacturers: Prasun Basu, Nielsen
We are forecasting around 9-10% growth for the whole year and that means around 7-8% growth for Q3.
Market Movers: What changed for D-Street while you were sleeping
FPIs were net sellers of domestic stocks to the tune of Rs 390 crore on Wednesday, data available with NSE suggested.
Top five economic issues that the new government must prioritise
Politically, the Modi government will be equipped well, unencumbered by coalition or other compulsions.
We are open to increasing cash payment to farmers: Radha Mohan
As and when we have more resources, this amount will definitely be increased, says Radha Mohan.
Decoding verdict 2019: How a right PM took left turn
Modi’s projection of a hopeful future caught voters' imagination who saw opposition as tainted by corruption.
Government may sow big scheme to weed out farm distress
Govt is considering changes in the MSP and also a direct income transfer to make up for low income from farms.
View: Universal Basic Income through cash transfer can solve India’s poverty problem
Universal Basic income solves many problems, such as those technical hurdles about farmers’ eligibility linked to land ownership
Government to release tribal funds ahead of polls
The government’s minimum support price (MSP) for minor forest produce (MFP), which involves buying MFPs from tribals at village haats and guaranteeing them MSP, has been a complete non-starter.
Farm loan waivers may rise up to Rs 2.7 lakh crore
Farm income growth has been subdued in recent years due to poor rains.
Interim Budget highlights: A recap of Piyush Goyal's key announcements
Goyal's budget had proposed tax breaks for the middle class, besides a host of sops for farmers and millions of informal sector workers.
Too many upside risks: Will price trends become worrisome again?
We have to remain watchful on food inflation given the likely uptick in prices this quarter.
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