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 15:48 | 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
Association for Democratic Reforms (ADR) keeps a close tab on elections as well as related topics, including on finances of political parties.
Feb 02, 2017 at 14:51 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
A big infrastructure push along with a substantial hike in provisions for the National Highways in the Union Budget for 2017-18 is a major takeaway and I congratulate the Finance Minister for the growth oriented approach.
Feb 02, 2017 at 14:42 | Source: PTI
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presented the Budget for next fiscal in Parliament yesterday in which he planned to cut fiscal deficit to 3.2 percent and 3 percent of GDP for next financial year and 2018-19 respectively. The deficit in the current fiscal is estimated to be 3.5 percent of GDP.
Feb 02, 2017 at 13:30 | Source: PTI
It is also changing the law to keep the identity of the donor confidential who buys the just-introduced electoral bonds from banks to make such donations.