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Jan 23, 2017
Five key broad risks companies need to look out for in this budgetGrowth is going to remain broadly pegged to consumer spending, which is good news for retail-facing industries.
Dec 30, 2016
Fiscal deficit hits 86% of budget estimate in Apr-NovFiscal deficit, the gap between expenditure and revenue for the entire fiscal, has been pegged at Rs 5.33 lakh crore, or 3.5 percent of GDP, in 2016-17.
Sep 21, 2016
Cabinet approves major Budget overhaul: Here's how it can boost infra spendingThe move signifies a break away from the colonial past
Sep 21, 2016
Union Budget overhaul ends British legacy but will throw up major challenges on dataThe issue with such advancement is that a lot of data which is required when drawing up the Budget would not be available and hence there could be several guestimates rather than estimates
Sep 06, 2016
FinMin approval needed for all new schemes for efficient management of public expenditureThe Expenditure Department said that over the years the Ministries have started operating small and multiple schemes which spread resources too thinly to realise any meaningful outcomes.
Jul 29, 2016
Fiscal deficit zooms to 61% of budget estimates in Apr-Jun quarterThe deficit was 51.6 percent in the same quarter of last fiscal. The government estimates fiscal deficit in 2016-17 to be Rs 5.33 lakh crore or 3.5 percent of GDP
Feb 29, 2016
Budget 2016: Kudos, Jaitley; FM sticks to roadmap, fiscal deficit at 3.5% for FY 2017The fiscal deficit in current fiscal has been estimated at 3.9 per cent, which will be brought down to 3.5 per cent in next fiscal.
Dec 08, 2015
Finance ministry mulling abolishing plan, non-plan expenditure: WatalWatal, who is also the expenditure secretary, said it was necessary for Centre and States to work in tandem for better public expenditure management and fiscal consolidation.
Feb 18, 2015
Budget 2015: FM may cut social spending allocation to give states more say in themFinance Minister in Budget 2015 is expected to incorporate Finance Commission's recommendations and cut government allocation for social sector spending by 25-30 percent.
Feb 17, 2014
Budget takeaways: Super rich tax to continue, no changes in direct taxThe 10 percent additional surcharge on income tax for those earning above Rs 1 crore -- the "super-rich" tax -- has been extended from FY14 to FY15. This was announced as a one-year charge in last year's budget but now it is not.