Mar 20, 2015 at 08:23 | Source: PTI
Calculating national income with 2011-12 as the base year, the CSO revised the growth for 2013-14 to 6.9 percent. Growth rate was earlier calculated with 2004-05 as base year. Members, during the debate on General Budget, contended that high growth rate as projected was not visible on the ground.
Mar 12, 2015 at 17:49 | Source: PTI
In their meeting with Fitch representatives, senior Finance Ministry officials highlighted various initiatives announced in the Budget 2015-16 which are expected to boost investment and growth. The officials highlighted the government's commitment to stick to targets set for the fiscal as well as the current account deficits.
Mar 08, 2015 at 10:45 | Source: PTI
These imports have continued to rise from 2011-12, when they totalled Rs 59,447.40 crore, to Rs 61,539.01 crore in 2012-13. They reached Rs 74,116.21 crore in 2013-14, according to the government data.
Mar 01, 2015 at 13:45 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
"It's a budget with quite a number of incentives for the real estate sector. While disappointments remain as far as Smart City initiative and rental housing are concerned, the biggest plus is the allocation for infrastructure development," says Dhruv Agarwala, CEO, PropTiger.com.
Feb 28, 2015 at 21:01 | Source: CNBC-TV18
In an interview to CNBC-TV18's Shereen Bhan, Anita Kapoor, Chairperson of CBDT & Kaushal Srivastava, Chairperson of CBEC, gave their take on Arun Jaitley's Union Budget, the projections made therein and reflect upon the tax changes the government has brought in.
Feb 28, 2015 at 20:44 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Rohan Shah, Managing Partner, ELP told CNBC-TV18 that in the short-term the tax for Corporate India has gone up and the hike in service tax was also on cards.
Feb 28, 2015 at 19:43 | Source: CNBC-TV18
In an interview to CNBC-TV18's Shereen Bhan, Arvind Subramanian, Chief Economic Advisor and Rajiv Mehrishi, Secretary, Finance gave their take on Arun Jaitleys Union Budget.
Feb 28, 2015 at 19:15 | Source: CNBC-TV18
In an interview to CNBC-TV18's Shereen Bhan, Aradhana Johri Secretary, Divestment and Hasmukh Adhia Secretary, Financial Services gave their take on Arun Jaitleys Union Budget.
Feb 28, 2015 at 19:05 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
According to Ritesh Jain, CIO, TATA Asset Management, The government chose to spell out its thought process for the next 4 years through the Union Budget 2015-16.
Feb 28, 2015 at 19:00 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Just as the RBI has been 'bullet proofing' the external balance sheet we were hoping that the FM would take steps to do that for the governments balance sheet. In that context the budget was disappointing because it assumes a questionable growth rate, says Arvind Sethi, MD & CEO, TATA Asset Management.