PM Modi is likely to meet Swiss premier Alain Berset and is expected to discuss the issue of financial transparency and black money
The CBI has registered 22 cases against officials of Punjab National Bank relating to fraud in bank loans processed by them on the basis of forged documents causing a loss of over Rs 80 crore to the bank, the agency said today.
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today performed the symbolic 'Halwa Ceremony' to mark the launch of formal printing of documents relating to the Union Budget 2018-19.
Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis today asked district collectors to accelerate the land acquisition for road projects.
Divestments so far this year have garnered Rs 53,800 crore for the government and with this deal in the bag, its target of Rs 72,500 crore for the year is taken care of. The government has now revised its disinvestment target for FY18 to around Rs 92,000 crore.
The Indian rupee skidded further against the beleagured dollar as forex market sentiment took a hard hit on the back of suring global crude prices and growing trade deficit concerns.
The RBI today said it does not have any official posted at the Bank Note Press in Dewas, where a person has been apprehended allegedly for stealing currency.
The region also leads the rest of the country in terms of overall growth in mop-up at 24.12 per cent year-on-year against the national average of 18 per cent as of January 16.
While Budgets, at one level, are just statements of income and expenses, in India, the Budget speech is also the government’s statement of policies and intent and with FY19 being the last year of the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government’s term and with a rather strong rejection by some voters in rural districts in Gujarat, the Budget 2018 is expected to have a farm focus.
Railways in fact was in the eye of a storm when domestic steel producers had objected to the ministry's decision to buy rails through a global tender on December 18 for the first time.
The Vice-President asked the real estate sector to curtail the speculative land rates as it was not helping anybody.
Improving the digital infrastructure will help achieve the goal of trebling GDP to USD 7.5 trillion over the next five years, telecom secretary Aruna Sundararajan said.
The road construction would further gather momentum with average addition of 28 km per day by March this year and 40 km per day by next year, he added.
Singapore and Japan were the next two sources of FDI, according to a census by the RBI.
The details of the cash and gold bars found in the raids have been shared with the Income Tax, Customs Department and Enforcement Directorate
Tech-savvy young investors, real estate players and jewellers are among those invested in bitcoin and other virtual currencies, tax officials told Reuters after gathering data from nine exchanges in Mumbai, Delhi, Bengaluru and Pune.
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will present his fifth Budget on February 1. With less than two weeks left for the Budget 2018, here’s a recap of 27 Budgets presented between 1991 and 2017.
The minister was speaking at the launch of National CSR Data Portal and Corporate Data Portal of the MCA. He said because of online availability of data, it has become easier to dissect any impropriety, including that of funds being channeled through shell companies.
Earlier, import of these non-prime products called as seconds or defectives were not permitted through these ports.
Economic growth is probably at its weakest pace this fiscal year since before a new calculation methodology was introduced in 2014-15, the Jan. 10-18 poll of about 30 economists found.
Basic customs duty will be levied on electronic components such as printed circuit boards, camera modules and displays, which are at present imported without any duty.
In a statement, party spokesperson GVL Narasimha Rao said the government has given a huge encouragement to an informal sector, which showcases India's traditions, by exempting 29 handicraft items from the Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime.
Vijay Shekhar Sharma said that the time was ripe for entrepreneurs to create products in India for the local market.
In the meeting held on Thursday, that is 18th January, 2018, the Council has recommended many relief measures regarding GST rates on goods and services
India's sugar production has been revised upward by 4 percent to Rs 26.1 million tonnes for the 2017-18 season.