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State focuses on agri sector, omits loan waiver

At the beginning of his budget presentation, Mr Mungantiwar said, “Only 10.5 per cent of GSDP comes from agriculture.

19 Mar 2017 3:08 AM

It’s continuation of last year’s budget: Experts

The experts in the field of economic and finance sector have termed it as a continuation of last year’s budget.

19 Mar 2017 2:41 AM

Maharashtra likely to have zero based budget

Many a times, government departments do not spend 100 per cent funds allotted in the budget.

17 Mar 2017 3:34 AM

Parrikar to present Goa budget on March 24

The Goa chief minister said stabilisation of state economy would be the priority of the budget.

16 Mar 2017 9:01 AM

Despite missing 1,000 target, mohalla clinics a huge hit

A substantial part of the health Budget last year was spent on opening these clinics.

06 Mar 2017 2:35 AM


Test for AAP to shore up pro-poor credentials

It will begin with the address of lieutenant-governor Anil Baijal, his first after assuming office last December.

06 Mar 2017 2:29 AM

Maharashtra spent only 45 per cent funds from 2016-17 budget

Public deprived of welfare schemes.

01 Mar 2017 12:38 AM

Corporate bonds to grow 22 per cent

Icra estimated that Uday bond issuance would decline to Rs 0.2 trillion in FY2018-FY2021 from Rs 1.2 trillion in FY2017.

22 Feb 2017 6:09 AM

Amit Mitra: Tax reforms in state Budget will help 1 lakh traders

The finance minister later explained that the Bill was aimed at strengthening the Calcutta Stock Exchange through its provisions.

18 Feb 2017 6:35 AM

PM Modi pulls up Railways for sitting on his shivir ideas

The three-day brain storming sessions, inaugurated by Mr Modi, were aimed at crowdsourcing ideas to improve the functioning of the Railways.

12 Feb 2017 2:34 AM


No property tax will be collected from elderly

It has also sent its proposal to the city administration for abolition of factory licences.

11 Feb 2017 3:36 AM

Foreign investment to gain pace

Overseas investors had slowly started building a fresh position in domestic equities just ahead of the Budget.

06 Feb 2017 12:57 AM

Hopes ride high over Karjat-Virar rail connection

The Karjat-Panvel-Diva route, worth Rs 2,618 crore, which has been sanctioned under the MUTP III, may now go up to Virar.

01 Feb 2017 4:39 AM

Rahul Gandhi slams govt for lack of jobs, ministers hit back

The Congress has been critical of the government on economic issues, especially after demonetisation.

01 Feb 2017 3:17 AM

BJP-ruled SDMC slammed on projects

The available budget also goes unutilised which amply exemplifies the incompetence of the BJP-ruled administration.

01 Feb 2017 2:28 AM


Red flags that Finance Minister must not ignore

The investment red flag must be raised if targeted investment in 2017-18 is below two per cent of GDP.

01 Feb 2017 1:54 AM

Slump before growth peaks: Economic Survey

Economic Survey predicts rebound, suggests tax, stamp duty cuts.

01 Feb 2017 1:09 AM

Manmohan Singh paints bleak picture of economy ahead of budget

That the Indian economy is not in a good state is obvious, said the former Prime Minister.

30 Jan 2017 9:04 PM

Budget may slash Kolkata metro rail funding

The underground water pipeline for distribution from Tala water project is also a major hurdle.

30 Jan 2017 5:25 AM

Taxing moment: Budget likely to hike taxes

Investors will need to prepare for a tough Union Budget in FY 17-18.

28 Jan 2017 4:12 AM