Without giving any firm answer to a question whether he supported demonetisation or had expressed his reservations, the chief economic adviser said: "Why do you want to deprive my memoir of commercial value?"
The statement of Singapore Deputy Prime Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam assumes significance as Indian IT companies use that country as a gateway to serve clients in the region.
RBI Deputy Governor Viral Acharya on Saturday said the cleaning of banks' balance sheet is the 'number one priority' for the central bank.
In the Essar Steel vs RBI case last week, apparently RBI and the banks won. The Gujarat High Court allowed banks to take Essar Steel to the Bankruptcy Court.
Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitely today launched yet another attack against black money admitting that politicians and civil servants are no different from businesses when it comes to using shell companies to launder money.
Resident Representative of the IMF to Pakistan Tokhir Mirzoev said the economic stability needed to be used to make the gains achieved through it more permanent.
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said demonetisation and GST will make cash transactions a lot more difficult and lead to greater compliance as well as expansion of tax base.
Indian Oil Corp is ranked highest at 161st among Indian firms, while another state-run firm ONGC has moved out of the rankings for 2016.
Besides, Indian Institute of Management - Kozhikode has also been accused of extending GPF-cum-pension scheme to its employees without government approval.
CBI arrested a former Bank of Maharashtra official and the director of a Gujarat-based logistics firm in a loan fraud case.
In the previous week, the reserves had marginally declined by USD 161.9 million to USD 386.377 billion.
A month after the insolvency and bankruptcy process kick-started, three companies -- Jyoti Structures, Monnet Ispat and Energy and Alok Industries -- have been admitted into proceedings by the National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT), the company court.
Infosys co-founder Nandan Nilekani said that India has a chance to build a completely new paradigm.
Secretary General of World Customs Organisation (WCO) Kunio Mikuriya on Friday appreciated the reforms undertaken by the government in the taxation system, including implementation of GST.
Former Cabinet secretary TSR Subramanian on Friday said that he regrets having allowed Genetically Modified (GM) cotton in the country over two decades ago.
The Comptroller and Auditor General on Friday termed a request from the Bangalore airport operator to the government to waive more than Rs 9 crore owed by the now-defunct Kingfisher Airlines as 'untenable' and an 'undue favour'.
Based on the inputs received today, the DoT will be constituting working groups in the coming weeks to look into different aspects of the upcoming policy, Telecom Secretary Aruna Sundararajan told PTI.
PMVVY is a pension scheme exclusively for senior citizens (aged 60 years and above) which is available from May 4, 2017 to May 3, 2018.
The trade facilitation agreement of the WTO would promote ease of doing business and global commerce as the pact aims at easing custom processes, government officials said on Friday.
The Income Tax Department has set a collection target of around Rs 47,000 crore from Andhra Pradesh and Telangana in the current financial year, said a senior official on Friday.
The government on Friday extended the deadline for small businesses to opt for the composition scheme in the GST regime by nearly four weeks to August 16.
Oil prices fell on Friday after a consultancy report forecast a rise in OPEC production for July despite the group's pledge to curb output, reigniting concerns the market will stay awash with crude.
The government on Friday said as many as 77.5 lakh traders are registered on GSTN and help desks have been set up in every commissionerate to facilitate filing of tax return.
While talent comes into the industry from various insurance institutes across the country, company executives feel that there is still an existent skill gap.
Jaitley said a committee constituted by the government under the chairmanship of former Chief Economic Adviser Shankar Acharya has examined the issue.