Mumbai, Jan 9
Major disinvestment decisions will be taken before March 31, said Finance Minister Arun Jaitley without specifying which of the public sector companies will be divested or by how much. ...
New Delhi, Jan 5
A gradual recovery is underway for the Indian economy and the country is expected to clock a GDP growth of 5.5 per cent in the current fiscal and 6.6 per cent in FY16, says a Nomura report.
New Delhi, Dec 19
The Mid-Year Economic Review tabled in the Lok Sabha on Friday sees the Indian economy recording 5.5 per cent growth this fiscal. There will be no changes to interest rates til...
December 8, 2014
Winding up the Planning Commission must accompany empowering the States with greater financial autonomy
New Delhi, November 23
Urges Opposition parties not to disrupt Parliament
New Delhi, Nov 22
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said he does not favour burdening the salaried and middle class with more taxes but would go after the evaders in widening the net. In fact, he would...
New Delhi, Nov 12
The Government plans to address labour issues, the infrastructure deficit and the high cost of capital soon to meet the “uphill tasks” of raising the share of manufacturing in GDP from 15 to 25 pe...
October 27, 2014
The linkage between the Indian economy and the global economy, always important for policymakers, has become pronounced recently. As the Modi-led NDA government embarks on some long-pending but ov...
Gandhinagar, Jan 12
Ordinance route is the right option:Finance Minister »
New Delhi, January 6
During pre-Budget consultations, asks FinMin to raise investment cap, give tax breaks
December 29, 2014
With Shinzo Abe re-elected Prime Minister of Japan in a snap poll last week, Abenomics is back in the news.What is it?After the economic boom of the 1980s, Japan faced a prolonged spe...
Chennai, December 14
India needs to free infrastructure and core sector projects from bottlenecks: former FM
New Delhi, November 24
US companies want a stable taxation policy in India before they pump more money into the country, said senior officials from the US trade department.
In a bilateral meeting between offici...
New Delhi, Nov 23
A “whole set of second generation reforms” will be unveiled in the next Union Budget, Finance Minister Arun Jaitely said today, promising “a lot of exciting time ahead“.The country needs...
New Delhi, Nov 21
India, which witnessed substantial financial volatility last year over talk of the US Fed’s plan to taper its bond-buying programme to boost the American economy, has improved is external balance...
New Delhi, Nov 1
The Centre has extended the term of the 14th Finance Commission by two months. Accordingly, the Commission has got time to submit its report by December 31. The Commission is a constitutional...
Hyderabad, Oct 25
The maiden budget session of the Telangana Assembly to be convened from November 5 will provide an opportunity for the K Chandrasekhar Rao Government to outline the development agenda amidst sever...