Aug 03, 2015 at 10:34 | Source: PTI
Acknowledging that there may be merit in Congress demand for 18 per cent rate of GST, he said the NDA government has not made any significant modifications to the bill that the Congress-led UPA government had proposed in 2006-07 Budget, except to bring a consensus between manufacturing and the consuming states.
Jul 31, 2015 at 19:15 | Source: PTI
The Finance Ministry on Friday sought Parliament's nod for making an additional equity infusion into Air India worth Rs 800 crore, less than half the amount sought by the Civil Aviation Ministry for the national carrier.
Jul 29, 2015 at 20:49 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
The Union Cabinet today moved amendments to the GST Constitutional Amendment Bill, approved passage of a new consumer protection bill as well as setting up of the Rs 20,000 crore National Investment & Infrastructure Fund that was announced in the Budget this year.
Jul 15, 2015 at 15:28 | Source: Moneycontrol.com
The Finance Ministry has issued a circular that clearly states that services charges collected by restaurants are not the service taxes that make their way into the government's coffer.
Jul 09, 2015 at 20:00 | Source: PTI
India focused equity funds have witnessed an inflow of over USD 9.5 billion from worldwide investors in the first six months of the year, while neighboring China has seen a hefty outflow of USD 17 billion during the same period, says a report.
Jun 08, 2015 at 11:09 | Source: PTI
The bank's shareholders, at its Annual General Meeting (AGM) yesterday, also approved an increase in its borrowing limit to Rs 50,000 crore, as also hiking the combined investment limit for FPIs and FIIs to 74 percent.
Jun 08, 2015 at 07:50 | Source: PTI
Private sector lender YES Bank today said it will raise USD 1 billion (about Rs 6,400 crore) by fresh equity and Rs 10,000 crore through Non Convertible Debentures (NCDs) and bonds.
Jun 05, 2015 at 17:35 | Source: PTI
Phased replacement of fossil fuel-based vehicles with those based on latest technologies will lead to a net saving of Rs 14,000 crore, Union Minister for Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises Anant Geete said.
May 27, 2015 at 17:28 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Finance minister Arun Jaitley had announced the setting up of National Investment and Infrastructure Fund (NIIF) in the Union Budget. The North Block has now issued a draft Cabinet note on its formation.
May 22, 2015 at 12:01 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Furthermore, there are now hopes that the government will lower corporate income tax by 1 percent in the next Union Budget.