Jan 18, 2017 at 09:30 | Source: CNBC
The country's Central Statistics Office amended the way India counted its gross domestic product (GDP) numbers in January 2015, amending the base year to 2011-2012 from 2004-2005.
Jan 16, 2017 at 20:16 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presented the Union Budget with a focus to alleviate the slowdown in rural India, which had been battered by back-to-back years of drought.
Jul 29, 2016 at 15:14 | Source: PTI
Highlighting measures taken to boost farm output and farmers income, the Minister said in Rajya Sabha more funds have been allocated under various schemes like PMKSY and hence there are no plans for a separate agriculture budget.
Mar 28, 2016 at 09:52 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
The broking firm highlights the fact that the national Manufacturing Policy of 2011 has not helped arrest the decline in the manufacturing sectors share.
Mar 16, 2016 at 22:07 | Source: CNBC-TV18
The Budget Session of Parliament today broke for a month-long recess, bringing to an end an unexpectedly productive session that saw as many as 10 and 11 bills being passed by the Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha, respectively.
Mar 09, 2016 at 11:28 | Source: PTI
At a meeting of the BJP parliamentary party, where Prime Minister Narendra Modi was present, party chief Amit Shah told MPs that the they should take "Budget to the people" by highlighting the schemes and ensure that the benefits reach grassroot levels.
Mar 07, 2016 at 13:10 | Source: PTI
Punjab Assembly's budget sessionbeginning tomorrow is likely to be a stormy affair withCongress set to put Parkash Singh Badal administration on themat on several key issues, including agrarian crisis, allegedlawlessness, reservation for Jats even as the ruling allianceis geared up to highlight its development initiatives.
Mar 02, 2016 at 18:20 | Source: Reuters
It also highlighted potential risks from weak corporate and bank balance sheets. Jaitley's budget on Monday committed $3.7 billion to recapitalise state banks. Bankers estimate that their recapitalisation needs are nearly 10 times as much
Feb 29, 2016 at 17:22 | Source: CNBC-TV18
The telecom sector is rising very fast, says telecom minister Ravi Shankar Prasad, highlighting that it has seen the highest foreign direct investment (FDI) inflow in the last 5 years, improved transparency in spectrum auction and consistently growing mobile manufacturing, which has reached 10 crore units in 2015.
Feb 29, 2016 at 11:46 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Highlighting that the government targets to double the income of farmers in 5 years, he announced an allocation of Rs 35984 crore towards the farming sector.