Feb 01, 2016 at 22:25 | Source: CNBC-TV18
This time, its long list of demands boils down to two things clearer policies and help in reducing debt
Dec 29, 2015 at 12:19 | Source: PTI
The government is however are hopeful that the problem of call drops will become a thing of past in the new year with the operators putting up more towers, while more spectrum could also be made available to them at the earliest.
Dec 09, 2015 at 21:32 | Source: PTI
"Right now purchase of annuity attracts service tax so we have requested the government to do away with that, these are the two things we have asked the government to consider in the budget proposal", Contractor told reporters on the sidelines of the launch of a report on pension system by FICCI and KPMG.
Oct 11, 2015 at 13:41 | Source: PTI
Finance Ministry will go through the proposal seeking a hike in the investment limit of pension funds by up to 50 percent and then refer the matter to an expert committee, PFRDA has said.
Sep 24, 2015 at 10:04 | Source: PTI
Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA) Chairman Hemant G Contractor, who was also present in event, said that the Indian pension system has a very inadequate social security set up and needs to be increased.
Sep 16, 2015 at 17:45 | Source: PTI
Currently, the proposal is lying with the government for consideration and PRFDA is actively following it, he said. Contractor said it is one of the recommendations of the G N Bajpai committee stating the investment of pension funds into stocks market should be enhanced.
Sep 16, 2015 at 10:53 | Source: Reuters
Hemant Contractor, head of the Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA), told Reuters he was pushing for state pension funds to be allowed to invest up to half of their funds in stocks, up from the current 15 percent.
Aug 21, 2015 at 21:53 | Source: CNBC-TV18
In a bid to de-risk the investments, PFRDA chairman Hemant Contractor said the organisation is evaluating allowing pension fund managers to invest a portion of the government corpus in private equity.
Aug 06, 2015 at 13:17 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Speaking to CNBC-TV18, Hemant Contractor, chairman, Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority says government sponsors handling pension funds is just a legacy issue.
Aug 02, 2015 at 17:32 | Source: PTI
Sector regulator PFRDA is looking at allowing pension fund managers to invest up to 3 per cent of corpus in private equity (PE) to maximise return, and a decision in this regard is likely to be taken in 3-4 months.