Feb 27, 2017 at 21:30 | Source: PTI
Highlighting what Trump has described as a "public safety and national security budget," the plan raises national defence spending -- already the highest in the world -- by almost 10 per cent, an official said on condition of anonymity.
Feb 03, 2017 at 15:01 | Source: Reuters
The bullion industry had been urging a reduction in the duty to combat smuggling, which has increased since India raised import duty to 10 percent in August 2013 in an effort to narrow a gaping current account deficit.
Feb 03, 2017 at 08:22 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Affordable housing being given Infrastructure status is a welcome move and will help in the Housing to all by 2022 mission it is a big and positive move for developers, banks and housing finance companies.
Feb 02, 2017 at 15:57 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
It has been clarified that the clarification provided in Budget 2016 on benefit of concessional rate of 10% on transfer of shares of a private company (being long term capital asset) shall apply from 1st April, 2013.
Feb 02, 2017 at 15:48 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
The Budget has a positive tone and is in the right direction. The focus on the infrastructure and manufacturing sector will benefit lubricant manufacturers, since we expect this to boost consumer demand in the B2B and B2C market segments.
Feb 02, 2017 at 15:16 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
The Union Budget has undertaken a fine balance between fiscal prudence and spending by slightly increasing the fiscal deficit target to 3.2 percent of GDP for FY18.
Feb 02, 2017 at 15:16 | Source: PTI
Along with experts interpreting the budget, Girija Pande, chairman of the Singapore-based Apex Avalon Consulting Pte Ltd, also applauded the decision to abolish Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB), saying it had "long outlived its utility and was a hurdle to large foreign investments into India".
Feb 02, 2017 at 15:14 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
From a macro point of view, the Budget presented by the Finance Minister is a growth-oriented one with special focus on rural, agriculture and infra sectors.
Feb 02, 2017 at 15:01 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
The Budget presented today focusses on ramping up spending on infrastructure, provides the necessary impetus to Housing for All program and continues the structural reforms initiated couple of years ago.
Feb 02, 2017 at 14:54 | Source: PTI
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