Budget 2018-19

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Budget 2018: Personal income tax unchanged; other key highlights of Arun Jaitley's fifth budget
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Budget 2018: Personal income tax unchanged; other key highlights of Arun Jaitley's fifth budget

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday did not provide any relief in the income tax rates for 2018-19.

Budget 2018: Arun Jaitley just did a Chidambaram with market appeasement policies
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Budget 2018: Arun Jaitley just did a Chidambaram with market appeasement policies

Arun Jaitley could have been more generous to small employees (salary income not exceeding Rs 10 lakh) by allowing a generous standard deduction

Budget 2018: Agri-related stocks surge 10% after Arun Jaitley announces sops for farmers
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Budget 2018: Agri-related stocks surge 10% after Arun Jaitley announces sops for farmers

Shares of agriculture-related stocks surged up to 10 percent after Arun Jaitley said that Budget 2018-19 will focus on strengthening agricultural economy

Budget 2018: Free medical care, rural sops; Jaitley gives a Modi package for 2019 sans a reformist touch
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Budget 2018: Free medical care, rural sops; Jaitley gives a Modi package for 2019 sans a reformist touch

The Budget focused primarily on rural India but failed to offer a blueprint that one could use to describe this government’s last full Budget as reformist one.

Budget 2018: Govt to strengthen VC funds, angel investor ecosystem, says Arun Jaitley
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Budget 2018: Govt to strengthen VC funds, angel investor ecosystem, says Arun Jaitley

Arun Jaitley said govt is committed to taking additional measures to further strengthen venture capital funds and angel investor ecosystem in the country

Budget 2018: FM Arun Jaitley says govt will liberalise export of agri products to reach potential of $100 billion
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Budget 2018: FM Arun Jaitley says govt will liberalise export of agri products to reach potential of $100 billion

The government will take steps to boost exports of agriculture commodities which have potential of reaching $100 billion, Arun Jaitley said on Thursday

Budget 2018: Sensex firms up 183 points as Arun Jaitley begins speech in Parliament
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Budget 2018: Sensex firms up 183 points as Arun Jaitley begins speech in Parliament

Investor sentiments were firm on expectation of growth oriented, market-friendly budget, brokers said.

Budget 2018: FM Arun Jaitley says India's exports will expand by 15% during current fiscal
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Budget 2018: FM Arun Jaitley says India's exports will expand by 15% during current fiscal

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday said the country's exports are likely to expand by about 15 percent during the current fiscal

FM Arun Jaitley unveils Budget aiming stronger economic growth ahead of 2019 elections
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FM Arun Jaitley unveils Budget aiming stronger economic growth ahead of 2019 elections

India’s government began unveiling its 2018-19 federal budget aiming for stronger economic growth to win over voters ahead of a national election next year

Budget 2018: Will FM Arun Jatley give requisite push to resolve stressed assets issue?
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Budget 2018: Will FM Arun Jatley give requisite push to resolve stressed assets issue?

The trend in the stressed assets reveals that major stressed sectors are infrastructure, iron and steel, textiles, aviation and mining.

Budget 2018: Hopefully Arun Jaitley will go beyond reforms to policy initiatives
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Budget 2018: Hopefully Arun Jaitley will go beyond reforms to policy initiatives

Though, we have seen that the announcements made in the Budget have not always been implemented immediately, time is ripe to bring in labour reforms in the country.

Budget 2018: FM Arun Jaitley to focus on direct and indirect taxes
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Budget 2018: FM Arun Jaitley to focus on direct and indirect taxes

Last full Union Budget to be presented by Arun Jaitley in the forthcoming session of Parliament beginning will be unlike his previous four such exercises

Budget 2018: SMEs expect reduction in GST rates, expansion of profit-linked incentives, says survey
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Budget 2018: SMEs expect reduction in GST rates, expansion of profit-linked incentives, says survey

SMEs view technology as an enabler for business growth. 29 percent of respondents highlighted access to credit an important change they expect from budget

Budget 2018: Govt initiatives have potential but improved connectivity essential for digital transformation
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Budget 2018: Govt initiatives have potential but improved connectivity essential for digital transformation

Demonitisation has helped ensure digital literacy across India, giving rise to fintech companies which can drastically change India's job market. Digital literacy and skill development should go hand-in-hand

Budget 2018: FM Arun Jaitley to take queries from Twitterati at 7 pm today on Budget proposals
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Budget 2018: FM Arun Jaitley to take queries from Twitterati at 7 pm today on Budget proposals

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will reply to questions by Twitterati on the proposals in the Budget after its presentation in the Lok Sabha

Budget 2018: NGO demands greater transparency, asks govt to place more information in public domain
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Budget 2018: NGO demands greater transparency, asks govt to place more information in public domain

Claiming that budgetary process was not transparent enough, an NGO urged government to place more information related to the budget in the public domain

Budget 2018: From corporate tax cut to easing rules for investors, industry has a long wishlist
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Budget 2018: From corporate tax cut to easing rules for investors, industry has a long wishlist

The Finance Minister had promised in his first budget to reduce the corporate tax rate from 30 percent to 25 percent and remove all tax sops in a phased manner.

Budget 2018: BSE Sensex drops 69 points, closes blow 36,000 mark; Nifty stays above 11,000
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Budget 2018: BSE Sensex drops 69 points, closes blow 36,000 mark; Nifty stays above 11,000

BSE Sensex slipped 69 points to close below the key 36,000-mark following offloading of bets by retail investors and fresh capital outflows by foreign funds

Budget 2018: Will Arun Jaitley provide relief to cement industry given infra is govt's focus?
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Budget 2018: Will Arun Jaitley provide relief to cement industry given infra is govt's focus?

There is no doubt that the path to economic growth will be paved with the investment in infrastructure

Budget 2018: With more funds, Jan Dhan can graduate from savings to wealth creation
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Budget 2018: With more funds, Jan Dhan can graduate from savings to wealth creation

Jan Dhan accounts could be used for income generating activities in poultry, piggery, goatery etc