budget 2019

Modi government to invite contestants to run railway routes

Modi government to invite contestants to run railway routes

In the days since, it is becoming clear that to begin with, the government will be inviting private companies to own and operate trains o...Read More

'We are not a suitcase-carrying government': Nirmala Sitharaman

'We are not a suitcase-carrying government': Nirmala Sitharaman

Speaking at the International Business Conference of Nagarathar, she said: "For Budget 2019, I did not carry a suitcase. We are not a sui...Read More

Budget 2019 backed with plan, estimates are realistic, asserts Nirmala Sitharaman

Budget 2019 backed with plan, estimates are realistic, asserts Nirmala Sitharaman

New Delhi: Answering critics of her maiden Budget, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman Friday said every estimate in the Budget 2019-20 w...Read More

Budget: From red cloth to politics of nudge now

Budget: From red cloth to politics of nudge now

While presenting her budget in Parliament, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman tried to reason out her move to carry the budget papers in...Read More

New India should be for the bottom 30-40 % of the population

New India should be for the bottom 30-40 % of the population

Looking at the present conditions in India, anybody would expect the budget to address the most critical problems of our population, name...Read More

Bears tighten grip on D-St, Sensex plunges 793 points after Budget announcements

Bears tighten grip on D-St, Sensex plunges 793 points after Budget announcements

Bearish trends ruled equity market on Monday with Sensex plunging nearly 800 points amid heavy selling pressure after the Union Budget fo...Read More

Budget not dramatic but unremarkably original

Budget not dramatic but unremarkably original

There is a set ritual for Budgets in India. The mandatory photo-op with the red, leather briefcase; the speculative stories and the (some...Read More

Higher disinvestment, dividend target may strain credit profiles of CPSEs: S&P

Higher disinvestment, dividend target may strain credit profiles of CPSEs: S&P

The Budget 2019-20 has set a disinvestment target of Rs 1.05 lakh crore, while Rs 57,487 crore is expected to come from central public se...Read More

Sensex plummets 793 pts on Budget woes, global selloff

Sensex plummets 793 pts on Budget woes, global selloff

According to traders, the Union Budget proposal to raise public shareholding threshold and higher tax incidence for foreign portfolio inv...Read More

Sensex nosedives over 900 points; Nifty cracks below 11,600

Sensex nosedives over 900 points; Nifty cracks below 11,600

Mumbai: Domestic equity benchmark BSE Sensex plummeted over 900 points in late afternoon trade Monday dragged by losses in index heavywei...Read More

Sensex plunges 650 pts on weak global cues, Budget

Sensex plunges 650 pts on weak global cues, Budget

Mumbai: Sensex and Nifty extended their fall on Monday as weak global cues added to the poor investor sentiment on Friday's Budget propos...Read More

Union Budget 2019-20 is an eyewash: Asaduddin Owaisi

Union Budget 2019-20 is an eyewash: Asaduddin Owaisi

Owaisi also pointed out that the NDA government had promised a loan of Rs 50 lakh without any collateral.

UAE-based Indian NRIs hail Nirmala Sitharaman's budget

UAE-based Indian NRIs hail Nirmala Sitharaman's budget

Non-Resident Indian (NRI) businessmen and professionals based in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) unanimously hailed Indian Finance Ministe...Read More

India's 2019-20 budget mixes continuity with winds of change, says DBS

India's 2019-20 budget mixes continuity with winds of change, says DBS

Monetary policy is likely to do the heavy-lifting to boost growth this year: Radhika Rao

US corporate sector welcomes Indian budget, says it will attract FDIs

US corporate sector welcomes Indian budget, says it will attract FDIs

Budget is inclusive and policy decisions are encouraging for American companies said USISPF President Mukesh Aghi

Lower 25% tax for firms with Rs 400 crore turnover

Lower 25% tax for firms with Rs 400 crore turnover

Currently, lower corporate tax applies to firms with an annual revenue of up to Rs 250 crore. The move is set to give much-needed relief ...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

Promise to provide scholarship to 1 crore Muslim students not fulfilled in Union Budget: Asaduddin Owaisi

Promise to provide scholarship to 1 crore Muslim students not fulfilled in Union Budget: Asaduddin Owaisi

All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) lawmaker Asaduddin Owaisi on Friday lashed out at Union Minister of Minority Affairs Mukht...Read More

FM Nirmala Sitharaman proposes retail investors participation in G-Securities

FM Nirmala Sitharaman proposes retail investors participation in G-Securities

While presenting the Budget in the Parliament on Friday, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced that the government

100% FDI in insurance intermediaries

100% FDI in insurance intermediaries

Besides, she proposed that local sourcing norms will be eased for FDI in 'Single Brand Retail' sector.

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