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COAI urges govt for cut in levies, seeks relief measures

COAI urges govt for cut in levies, seeks relief measures

In a letter to Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, the Cellular Operators' Association of India (COAI) also made a plea for refund of th...Read More

Govt notifies changes in rules disallowing global tender for procurement up to Rs 200 cr

Govt notifies changes in rules disallowing global tender for procurement up to Rs 200 cr

"Govt has notified the amendments to the General Financial Rules 2017 to ensure that henceforth global tenders will be disallowed in gove...Read More

Surge in growth will happen gradually: Nirmala Sitharaman

Surge in growth will happen gradually: Nirmala Sitharaman

Exploring all the options to finance the economic package, says finance minister

Nirmala Sitharaman Press Conference Updates: Govt introduces One Nation One Ration Card

Nirmala Sitharaman Press Conference Updates: Govt introduces One Nation One Ration Card

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman addresses her second press conference to detail the second set of measures under the economic package...Read More

From MSME to Real Estate: Key takeaways from Nirmala Sitharaman’s big press conference

From MSME to Real Estate: Key takeaways from Nirmala Sitharaman’s big press conference

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Wednesday sought to clear the air around Prime Minister's self-reliance call, saying it does not m...Read More

FM's big announcement: Anubhav Sinha asks 'where do I send my bank details', gets 'digital Thappad'

FM's big announcement: Anubhav Sinha asks 'where do I send my bank details', gets 'digital Thappad'

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Wednesday held a press conference at 4 pm to discuss the economic stimulus package of Rs 20 lakh c...Read More

Finance Minister announces Rs 30k cr support for NBFCs, HFCs, MFIs

Finance Minister announces Rs 30k cr support for NBFCs, HFCs, MFIs

New Delhi: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Wednesday announced a Rs 30,000 crore special liquidity scheme for non-banking financia...Read More

From redefining the idea of MSMEs to address tax-related proposals, here are highlights of Nirmala Sitharaman's press conference

Highlights of Nirmala Sitharaman's press conference

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Wednesday held a press conference at 4 pm to discuss the economic stimulus package of Rs 20 lakh c...Read More

Twitter can't keep calm after Nirmala Sitharaman tweets Rs 20 lakh instead of Rs 20 lakh crore

Twitter can't keep calm after Nirmala Sitharaman tweets Rs 20 lakh instead of Rs 20 lakh crore

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday addressed the nation on COVID-19 related issues.In the main highlight of his speech, PM Modi spok...Read More

Women Jan Dhan a/c holders to receive next installment from Monday

Women Jan Dhan a/c holders to receive next installment from Monday

Women Jan Dhan bank account holders will start getting the second installment of Rs 500 from Monday in line with the announcement made by...Read More

Coronavirus outbreak: FM Nirmala Sitharaman announces relief package worth Rs 1.7 lakh crore

Coronavirus outbreak: FM Nirmala Sitharaman announces relief package worth Rs 1.7 lakh crore

Amid coronavirus outbreak, on Thursday Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced relief package worth Rs 1.7 lakh crore.The Finance M...Read More

Mumbai: Income Tax department prepares list of PSUs to resolve settlement dispute under Vivad se Vishwas Scheme

Mumbai: Income Tax department prepares list of PSUs to resolve settlement dispute under Vivad se Vishwas Scheme

Sources also said that in case of CPSUs, the income tax department had calculated tax demands that went up to Rs 1.57 lakh crore

Watch: Uddhav Thackeray's hilarious take on finances is winning the internet

Watch: Uddhav Thackeray's hilarious take on finances is winning the internet

Maharashtra won the State of the Year award at the India Business Leader Awards ceremony held last Friday

VodaIdea asks Department of Telecommunications for ₹8K cr as GST refund

VodaIdea asks Department of Telecommunications for ₹8K cr as GST refund

New Delhi: Vodafone Idea has written to the government seeking help to pay the balance AGR dues.The same letter also is written to Niti A...Read More

PSBs pulled up for poor branch-level services

PSBs pulled up for poor branch-level services

New Delhi: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Wednesday pulled up PSU banks on poor branch level connections with customers, which is...Read More

Never said don’t understand Bombay people, says FM Nirmala Sitharaman

Never said don’t understand Bombay people, says FM Nirmala Sitharaman

New Delhi: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has strongly denied quotes attributed to her by a report in The Print where she is quoted ...Read More

Long-term budget; doesn't address short-term concerns: India Inc

Long-term budget; doesn't address short-term concerns: India Inc

Mumbai: It was one of the longest budget speeches yet it was not able to address some of the issues concerning the economy. While India I...Read More

Budget 2020: Despite tax cuts, growth will remain leaden-footed

Budget 2020: Despite tax cuts, growth will remain leaden-footed

The basic philosophy of the budget is that tax cuts will place more monies in the hands of the companies and the rich, which will get inv...Read More

Finance Minister comes up with long and medium term solutions

Finance Minister comes up with long and medium term solutions

Mumbai: Across the economy, industries have expectations from the country’s budget, usually most end up feeling ‘it could have been bette...Read More

Health budget: High on rhetoric, low on substance

Health budget: High on rhetoric, low on substance

New Delhi: In the course of a Budget speech that lasted close to three hours on Saturday, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman ended up an...Read More

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