Nirmala Sitharaman also attempts to maintain a balance by underscoring various measures taken by the government towards the woman and child welfare, culture and tourism, environment and climate change
Budget 2020: Startup sector needs relevant reforms, right support and opportunities to play crucial role in India's growth
To reduce startup 'infant mortality' and encourage angel investments, risk-taking, creation of jobs, it is hoped the government will allow for tax exemption for amounts invested in accredited startups.
Govt likely to provide tax incentives for startups in forthcoming Budget to support budding entrepreneurs
The Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade has suggested several measures to the finance ministry for startups in the Budget.
According to the ministry, the initiatives have been taken in response to requests from innovative technology companies and startups.
Air India divestment: Govt likely to sell full stake in national carrier; lukewarm response to airline's realty assets sale bid
The government may not hold any residual stake in Air India keeping in view the last year's unsuccessful privatisation bid.
DPIIT for shortening compliance time to just 1 hour per month for startups to ease regulatory requirements
At present, startups comply with a plethora of requirements such as GST filings, tax returns and other local laws every month, the official said.
RBI proposes new compensation norms for top officials of private, foreign banks, says ESOPs should be part of variable pay
In January 2012, RBI had issued the compensation guidelines for implementation by the private sector and foreign banks from the financial year 2012-13
ICICI Bank-Videocon loan controversy: Chanda Kochhar may have to return bonuses, ESOPs around Rs 350 cr to lender
The board of ICICI Bank had repeatedly given a clean chit to Kochhar in the past and refuted issues of conflict of interest.
Walmart-backed Flipkart's staff members to cash in on employees stock options worth $800 mn at $126-128 per share
Walmart-backed Flipkart will offer its employees an opportunity to cash in on part of their stockholding in the company at $126-128 per share, according to an e-mail to staff.
The decision to give such a good pay hike has been taken at a time when Snapdeal's largest investor SoftBank is believed to be working towards sale of the e-commerce platform and a final decision is likely to be made in the next few weeks
Of the 500 employees working with the Noida-based company, around 47 employees offloaded shares in the parent company in recent weeks to a mix of both internal and external buyers
Rai said that the government is also looking at appointing full-time director or executive director in the PSBs, apart from the post of chairman and managing director
Yadav seems to be bracing for another run-in with Housing.com's board
Mobile handset makers like Micromax and Karbonn have sought tax holidays and subsidies in the upcoming Budget to promote local manufacturing, a move they expect will create lakhs of jobs.