Jul 31, 2016 at 14:00 | Source: PTI
"Collections under the Sovereign Gold Bond scheme reached a new high. The amount realised through the fourth tranche, at around Rs 919 crore, is the highest achieved as yet," the Finance Ministry said in a release.
Jul 22, 2016 at 08:24 | Source: PTI
"Education is beyond politics... We should all resolve to work unitedly to improve education," he said and assured that adequate funds would be extended for research works at educational institutions.
Jul 19, 2016 at 20:40 | Source: PTI
Icra said emphasis on boosting rural economy in the Union Budget 2016-17 is also likely to spur rural demand which could augur well for the industry over the next three years.
Jul 14, 2016 at 21:40 | Source: PTI
Prabhu has recommended ending the 92-year-old practice of presenting a separate budget for Railways and sought merger with the General Budget presented by the Finance Minister, said a senior Railway Ministry official.
Jun 23, 2016 at 09:26 | Source: PTI
"The deadline for transferring discoms' debt to state budget and issuing bonds for 50 percent outstanding was March 31, 2016. The Union Cabinet decided to extend this date to March 31, 2017," Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said at a press conference after the Union Cabinet meeting here.
Jun 09, 2016 at 13:37 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
Goldman Sachs believes near-term demand is likely to be weak due to monsoons, which could lead to seasonal weakness in prices but it remains structurally positive on the medium-term demand and supply outlook (especially after monsoon).
May 16, 2016 at 17:17 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Satish Pai, Vice President of Aluminium Association of India says the 2 percent increase in import duty on aluminium, announced in the Union Budget, was negated by near doubling of green cess on coal, as 40 percent of aluminium's production cost is power.
May 09, 2016 at 16:58 | Source: PTI
In India, the disbursal of 7th Pay Commission hikes to central government employees, softer lending rates and lower oil prices are expected to support discretionary spending.
Apr 25, 2016 at 16:36 | Source: PTI
The Central government has projected in the budget estimates for 2016-17 an increase of about 2.18 lakh in the existing workforce of 33.05 lakh, as in 2015, by 2017.
Apr 20, 2016 at 21:38 | Source: PTI
"The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi today gave its approval to move official amendments in the Compensatory Afforestation Fund Bill, 2015," an official statement said.