Finance minister announces gold monetisation scheme and a sovereign gold bond apart from steps to boost recycling of the metal.
The attractive pre-election campaign on minimum government does not get reflected in the budget.
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday announced a slew of measures which experts said would help “energise” the banking system further, power recovery of loans and streamline decision-making.
How every rupee comes and goes and goes out of the government's kitty.
The surcharge would now be 12 percent for individuals earning Rs 1 crore and above and companies with income of Rs 10 crore and above. "The rich and wealthy must pay higher taxes," Jaitley said.
Until the time the government remains the majority owner in state-run banks, it can’t escape from the responsibility of funding these entities
The government even while encouraging tax culture must not look down upon tax savings through infrastructure-centric investments
This year’s budget to be presented by the Finance Ministe Arun Jaitley shall be the first full year budget presented by this government. The vibrant new government of Prime Minsiter Narendra Modi has a lot of expectations riding on it and this budget is expected to be a road map for the economy and what segments would be the growth drivers in the future.
Rajan’s comments on the risks of moving to “Appellate Raj” should be heard by the government and FSLRC with due seriousness in the interest of the banking system. After all, banks are the guardians of public money.
The NDA government is all set to move amendment proposals to Child Labour (Prohibition and Regulation) Bill and Factories Act, 1948
FPIs became net buyers in the Indian equities market for the week ended 20 February on the back of high expectations from the Budget 2015
Capital markets regulator Sebi today asked the stock exchanges including, the BSE and the NSE, to keep the markets open on Budget day, following requests made in this regard.
There’s a pressing need to plug the huge infrastructure gap the country faces and it is infrastructure which is going to give the growth engine a big shove.
In previous budget, a number of new projects were piloted with an allocation of Rs 100 crore. The 2015 budget needs to assess the progress of these projects and provide appropriate allocations to take them forward...
Industry lobby groups have been demanding a cut. If the government obliges, that will offer a big boost to the industry
Harkirat Singh, Managing Director of Woodland wants manufacturing to be given recognised status. Here's what else he's hoping for.
Budget 2015 should ease processes with respect to taxation, says Sunil Kanoria of Srei Infrastructure Finance
Kanoria wants more simplifications and easing of the processes with respect to taxation issues.