Nirmala Sitharaman
Opinion  /  Published 10.09.20

Stark irony

The irony could not have been starker. Late last month, the World Bank announced that it had decided to pause the publication of its closely-watched Ease of Doing Business report because of ...
By The Editorial Board in

Business  /  Published 05.09.20

Andhra Pradesh aces business reforms

Andhra Pradesh retained the top spot in the ranking of states and Union Territories based on the implementation of the Business Reform Action Plan, according to a report released by finance minister N...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 04.09.20

Marital discord over 'Act of God'

Prabhakar, previously the communications adviser to former Andhra CM N. Chandrababu Naidu, had last year written a trenchant article against the BJP government's economic policies in a opinion pie...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

India  /  Published 03.09.20

Cong piles economy heat on Modi, Seetharaman

The Congress on Thursday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi and finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman had lost the moral right to continue in office even “for a moment” for destroying the eco...
By Sanjay K. Jha in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 03.09.20

FM for loan recast start in 15 days

Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Thursday asked banks and NBFCs to roll out their loan restructuring schemes for Covid-19 related stress by September 15. “During her interaction, the fina...
By Our Special Correspondent in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 02.09.20

Business loan recast terms set to get clarity

The KV Kamath panel report on the nitty-gritty of business loan recast is expected to be out anytime this week even as finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman will meet the top bankers of the country on T...
By Our Special Correspondent in Mumbai

India  /  Published 02.09.20

GST: 6 CMs write to Centre

Chief ministers of six non-BJP-ruled states, including Mamata Banerjee,  Pinarayi Vijayan and Arvind Kejriwal, have written to the Centre to remind it of its "constitutional" responsibi...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Calcutta, New Delhi

Business  /  Published 31.08.20

RBI terminates loan moratorium scheme

The EMI clock will start ticking from Tuesday — as the loan moratorium has officially ended amid a lack of clarity on the new debt recast scheme. Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman is due to h...
By Our Special Correspondent in Mumbai

Business  /  Published 30.08.20

Sitharaman to discuss loan recast with bankers

Ahead of the roll out of a one-time debt recast for the resolution of Covid-19 related stress in bank loans, finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman will hold a review meeting with bankers and heads of no...
By PTI in New Delhi

Business  /  Published 30.08.20

GST: Bengal no to formula

Referring to the comment made by Sitharaman that Covid-19 was “an act of God”, roiling the economy and leading to a huge shortfall in GST collection, Mitra argued that the economy was alre...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta


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