Budget 2019
Business  /  Published 01.07.20

Brokers in Calcutta for Gift City carrot

An impending change in the mode of stamp duty collection on transaction of shares from July 1 may prod some of the city-based brokers to consider relocating part of their business to the Gift City in ...
By Sambit Saha in Calcutta

Business  /  Published 15.12.19

Pre-Budget consultations from Monday

Beginning the customary pre-Budget consultation exercise from Monday, Union finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman will seek inputs from various stakeholders, including industry bodies, farmer organisati...
By PTI in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 31.10.19

Fiscal gap hits 93% of target

The country’s fiscal deficit reached nearly 93 per cent of the budget estimate at Rs 6.52 lakh crore at the end of September in the current financial year, government data showed on Thursday. In abs...
By PTI in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 19.09.19

Shaktikanta Das moots structural reforms

RBI governor Shaktikanta Das on Thursday called for more structural reforms, and suggested the Centre frontload its budgeted capital expenditure to put growth back on track.The government has limited ...
By Our Special Correspondent in Mumbai

Business  /  Published 24.08.19

Remembering reformist Arun Jaitley

Tributes poured in from India Inc with corporate leaders expressing grief at the demise of former finance ministry and BJP veteran Arun Jaitley. The former Union minister died at AIIMS on Saturday, wh...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 23.08.19

What's in the government package

Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman scrapped an extra capital gains surcharge that had sent investors fleeing for the exits and announced a slew of steps, including moves to promote cheaper bank and c...
By Paran Balakrishnan in New Delhi

India  /  Published 09.08.19

Nirmala’s deficit secrets

The nation had swooned over Narendra Modi’s Mazboot Bharat narrative in April-May, giving the BJP a thumping victory in the Lok Sabha polls. The success of the saffron camp in spinning narratives wa...
By Devadeep Purohit in Calcutta

Business  /  Published 08.08.19

FPIs may be exempted from levy

The government is considering ways to exempt a certain class of foreign portfolio investors from the surcharge on taxable income announced in the budget, while industry leaders have pitched for an ove...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Opinion  /  Published 01.08.19

Body blows to Indian education

In her budget speech on July 5, the finance minister, Nirmala Sitharaman, reiterated the government’s plan of bringing in a new National Education Policy, thereby initiating “major changes in both...
By Debaditya Bhattacharya in

Opinion  /  Published 30.07.19

Govt plan for Sebi surplus is a matter of concern

The Securities and Exchange Board of India was set up by the government to regulate the capital markets along with the listed companies whose shares are traded in equity markets. There is a proposal i...
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