Why this behind-the-curve approach to fighting inflation?
With the facade of the elections at its height, prevailing financial issues seem to have faded into the background.
Under the Income Tax Act, 2023, the 'gain' tax on plots, flats and commercial establishments has doubled and redoubled.
The actual share of NPLs in total loans would have crossed 20 percent had BB not loosened the definition.
Recent trends seem to care too little about the wise art of deficit financing.
While the government’s latest monetary policy for the first half of fiscal year 2023-24 shows an attempt to be rational for the market, it lacks vigour to solve inflation and the dollar crisis.
If we choose only 10 commodities and measure inflation, the figure will land at no less than 20 percent.