May 13, 2015 at 16:49 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Finance Minister Arun Jaitely in his Budget speech had announced 2 new schemes -Gold Monetisation Scheme and the Gold Bond Scheme - both with an intention to monetise physical holdings of gold and also to curb flow of unaccounted money for gold purchases.
Apr 11, 2015 at 14:32 | Source: PTI
The revenue deficit, fiscal deficit and primary deficit which stood at Rs 576 crore, Rs 297 crore and Rs 609 crore, respectively, in 2012-13, increased to Rs 1,614 crore, Rs 4,011 crore and Rs 1,530 crore, respectively, in 2013-14, the CAG said in its report.
Apr 07, 2015 at 19:24 | Source: IBNLive.com
The bill on Land Acquisition, which provides for amending the Act of 2013, was passed by Lok Sabha during the first half of the session but it got stuck due to opposition in Rajya Sabha where ruling NDA is woefully short of numbers
Apr 02, 2015 at 14:04 | Source: PTI
In the Budget speech Finance Minister Arun Jaitley proposed to bring down basic rate of Corporate Tax to 25 percent from 30 percent in next four years.
Mar 30, 2015 at 16:22 | Source: PTI
To deepen capital markets, SEBI also pitched for allowing investment of pension money into various securities instruments and to create an enabling environment for REITs to flourish.
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 19, 2015 at 20:29 | Source: CNBC-TV18
To compete with global financial cities like Hong Kong, Dubai and Singapore, the Modi government is planning to notify rules for International Financial Cities, as promised by the Finance Minister in his Budget speech, by April 1.
Mar 11, 2015 at 19:52 | Source: PTI
The Minister was speaking at a meeting to review the quarterly performance of the public sector banks (PSBs) and financial institutions (FIs) here. He insisted that the banks should have strong public grievances redressal mechanism in place so that their clients do not have to approach the government to redress their grievances.
Mar 11, 2015 at 19:22 | Source: PTI
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in his Budget speech had announced that the government would come out with a new law to effectively deal with the black money stashed abroad.
Mar 10, 2015 at 19:27 | Source: PTI
The government had commissioned a study on estimation of unaccounted income and wealth inside and outside the country, conducted by National Institute of Public Finance and Policy (NIPFP), National Council of Applied Economic Research (NCEAR) and National Institute of Financial Management.