Following Finance Minister Arun Jaitley's February 2017 Budget announcement of creating integrated oil majors, IOC and BPCL had submitted separate proposals to buy the government's 54.89 percent stake in GAIL
FRDI Bill unlikely to be tabled during budget session as joint committee looking into it seeks extension
FRDI Bill proposes to create a framework for overseeing such financial institutions as banks, insurance companies, NBFC and stock exchanges in case of insolvency
The guidelines for electoral bonds, announced in Budget 2017-18, are almost ready and some fine-tuning is being done by the finance ministry
Technology based companies have appreciated government's push for digital economy and cyber security measures announced in the Union budget today.
Alfian Sharifuddin, Head - Technology & Operations at DBS Bank India writes on the Budget for the Financial year 2017-18. He points that it was quite an anticipated budget announcement for the digital players.
Having decided to advance the budget presentation, the government is keen that it is not presented in the middle of Assembly elections in five states, said Finance Minister Arun Jaitley.