Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman,

Indian public sector banks had 'worst phase' under Manmohan Singh, Raghuram Rajan:Sitharaman

Indian public sector banks had 'worst phase' under Manmohan Singh, Raghuram Rajan:Sitharaman

Sitharaman further pointed out that if there is a feeling that there's been a centralised leadership now

Finance Minister’s Friday Blockbuster Announcements

Finance Minister’s Friday Blockbuster Announcements

FM announces a cut in corporate tax rate for domestic companies and new domestic manufacturing companies along with other fiscal relief m...Read More

“I've been working on the economy, tweets FM after criticism

“I've been working on the economy, tweets FM after criticism

Reminds Biocon chief of govt's fiscal steps on growth revival

5 changes in income tax provisions that will come into effect from September 1

5 changes in income tax provisions that will come into effect from September 1

The government proposed many changes in income tax provisions for this year. Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman, in her maiden budget, k...Read More

Act on global cos abusing Indian firms: Sitharaman to CCI

Act on global cos abusing Indian firms: Sitharaman to CCI

The minister, who is also in charge of corporate affairs, said the CCI should be ready with a 2.0 action plan to meet the challenges of f...Read More

FPIs demands rollback of higher surcharge; Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman refrains from comment

FPIs demands rollback of higher surcharge; Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman refrains from comment

Capital market participants and foreign institutional investors presented a charter of demands to Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, wh...Read More

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

Air India freezes promotions, new appointments amid stake sale preparations

Air India freezes promotions, new appointments amid stake sale preparations

Air India has stopped giving promotions for its employees and recruiting new personnel as the government prepares for the disinvesment o...Read More

Lok Sabha passes Finance Bill

Lok Sabha passes Finance Bill

Finance Minister Sitharaman said that the tax proposals in the Finance Bill 2019 are aimed at improving the ease of living and reducing p...Read More

Budget proposals aimed at improving ease of living: FM

Budget proposals aimed at improving ease of living: FM

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Thursday said that the tax proposals in the Finance Bill 2019 are aimed at improving the ease of l...Read More

7 indirect taxation-related laws being amended: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman

7 indirect taxation-related laws being amended: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman

New Delhi: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman Thursday said seven legislations under indirect taxation are being amended to ensure great...Read More

Finance Ministry to look into 20% tax applicability on share buybacks by listed companies

Finance Ministry to look into 20% tax applicability on share buybacks by listed companies

Finance Secretary Subhash Chandra Garg, speaking at a CII event, said the proposed tax on listed companies is aimed at discouraging share...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

Government working on administrative mechanism to resolve startup's legacy tax issues: CBDT chief

Government working on administrative mechanism to resolve startup's legacy tax issues: CBDT chief

In the Budget 2019-20, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman proposed to simplify the tax law to reduce genuine hardships being caused to t...Read More

FM-RBI meet on Budget briefing to discuss dividend, overseas bond, NBFCs

FM-RBI meet on Budget briefing to discuss dividend, overseas bond, NBFCs

New Delhi: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will brief the RBI's central board on Monday on Budget measures and sources said the upcom...Read More

Budget's real test: Market reaction

Budget's real test: Market reaction

The Union Budget for 2019-20 was presented by India's first full-time woman Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman

Realities Sector welcome Impetus

Realities Sector welcome Impetus

The realty industry has welcomed proposals to boost the housing sector, particularly affordable housing and rental housing, proposed in t...Read More

Rs 70K cr for PSBs

Rs 70K cr for PSBs

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday announced that Rs 70,000 crore would be given to the public sector banks to boost their cap...Read More

Sebi asked to look at hiking firm's minimum public shareholding

Sebi asked to look at hiking firm's minimum public shareholding

Sebi to look at raising the minimum public shareholding level in listed companies to 35 per cent from the current 25 per cent, Finance Mi...Read More

Modi 2.0 first Budget not-so-impressive

Modi 2.0 first Budget not-so-impressive

To begin with, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman got the symbolism wrong. Going back to ‘bahi-khaata’ in the electronic age, when even ...Read More

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