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Economic policy: Little vision, less consultation

Economic policy: Little vision, less consultation

What is sad is that the government knew of an impending economic slowdown more than a year ago.

FM: Corporate tax for cos to be cut gradually

FM: Corporate tax for cos to be cut gradually

In her maiden Budget last month, she had cut corporate tax for companies with annual turnover of up to Rs 400 crore to 25% from 30% earlier.

Lift the corporate spirits for growth

Lift the corporate spirits for growth

The slew of obstructions, the ubiquitous red-tape, the greasing of numerous palms, etcetera, etcetera required to start a business are al...Read More

Post-Budget scenario looks hazy

Post-Budget scenario looks hazy

The Budget for FY20 is a work-in-progress exercise by the NDA government. It is generous on policy announcements to be implemented in the...Read More

Pakistani businesses on strike over new IMF-backed taxes

Pakistani businesses on strike over new IMF-backed taxes

Hundreds of thousands of Pakistani businesses are on strike nationwide to protest a new sales tax, which opposition political parties say...Read More

FM Nirmala Sitharaman to reply to Budget debate in Parliament

FM Nirmala Sitharaman to reply to Budget debate in Parliament

Opposition leaders have criticised the Budget which aims to make India a USD 5 trillion economy in the next five years.

Rs 70,000-crore capital infusion in PSBs credit positive, to boost economy: S&P

Rs 70,000-crore capital infusion in PSBs credit positive, to boost economy: S&P

The move, announced in the Budget, is likely to be credit positive for the banking sector and the economy, S&P said in a note titled 'Ind...Read More

Union Budget 2019 reactions: What the different sectors have to say

Union Budget 2019 reactions: What the different sectors have to say

New Delhi: "We completely hail the government's vision of a New India that will thrive on the confluence of new age digital technologies,...Read More

Bhopal: Budget will promote business, infra, says BJP Congress terms it as anti-farmers

Bhopal: Budget will promote business, infra, says BJP Congress terms it as anti-farmers

Similarly, a section of politicians said that it lacked vision as it does have any policies to redress the problems of unemployment. Whil...Read More

Budget 2019: Nirmala Sitharaman announces a series of schemes to boost rural sector

Budget 2019: Nirmala Sitharaman announces a series of schemes to boost rural sector

Finance Minister Nirmala Sithraman on Friday said the Narendra Modi government was focussed on ‘Gaon, Garib, Kisan’ as she announced a sl...Read More

Budget 2019: WR expecting approval of 15-coach slow trains, outstation train platform at Jogeshwari railway

Budget 2019: WR expecting approval of 15-coach slow trains, outstation train platform at Jogeshwari railway

While people are eagerly waiting for the Union Budget, the Western Railways (WR) is also keeping hopes on the budget. The WR is expecting...Read More

Indore: Traders, common men & start-ups look at budget with lots of hope

Indore: Traders, common men & start-ups look at budget with lots of hope

Indore being emerging as a hub for start-ups and a “Namkeen” cluster, the trading and business community in Indore.

Odisha government presents Rs 1.39 lakh crore budget for FY20; government is fulfilling promises, says Patnaik

Odisha government presents Rs 1.39 lakh crore budget for FY20; government is fulfilling promises, says Patnaik

The outlay of the state budget, tabled by Finance Minister Niranjan Pujari in the assembly, is about 15.8 per cent more than that of 2018...Read More

Rs 9,000 crore allotted to address issue of malnutrition

Rs 9,000 crore allotted to address issue of malnutrition

Union minister for Women and Child Development Smriti Irani said the government had launched POSHAN Abhiyaan on December 18, 2017 for a t...Read More

‘One Nation-One Tax’ tangled in complexity

‘One Nation-One Tax’ tangled in complexity

This is in view with Finance Minister seeking public opinion about what the budget should include. Free Press Journal (FPJ) thought that ...Read More

Bhopal: Congress corporators disrupt BMC working to press for budget meet

Bhopal: Congress corporators disrupt BMC working to press for budget meet

Congress corporators on Friday disrupted the working in Bhopal Municipal Corporation (BMC) demanding immediate meet for budget of the civ...Read More

Interesting!! CM presents tax-free Mizoram budget

Interesting!! CM presents tax-free Mizoram budget

Mizoram Chief Minister Zoramthanga on Thursday presented a tax-free budget for 2019-20, laying emphasis on implementation of the Socio- E...Read More

Finance Ministry may retain allocations made in interim Budget

Finance Ministry may retain allocations made in interim Budget

New Delhi: Finance ministry has indicated that it will retain the interm budget allocations made to ministries and departments, in the fi...Read More

Mumbai: BEST to get Rs 100 crore every month from BMC for maintenance and salaries of employees

Mumbai: BEST to get Rs 100 crore every month from BMC for maintenance and salaries of employees

Mumbai: The budget of the cash-strapped Brihanmumbai Electric Supply and Transport (BEST) will be merged with that of the Brihanmumbai Mu...Read More

Bhopal: Mayor, Congress at loggerheads over delay in arch bridge work

Bhopal: Mayor, Congress at loggerheads over delay in arch bridge work

BHOPAL: Bhopal mayor Alok Sharma on Tuesday staged a sit-in near Kamlapati Ghat and lashed out at the state government over the work rela...Read More

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