Tuesday, Oct 19, 2021 | Last Update : 05:08 AM IST

finance minister Page-2

India on upward growth trajectory, says Arun Jaitley

Economic Survey projected India's growth to rise to 7 pc in the current fiscal, from five-year low of 6.8 pc in 2018-19.

05 Jul 2019 9:14 AM

Wilful defaults in India cross USD 21 billion in 2018-19

As per data from RBI, gross loans and advances in state-run banks came in at 638.2 bn rupees, as of March 31, 2019.

03 Jul 2019 9:37 AM

No study on effect of note-ban: FM Nirmala Sitharaman

This was disclosed by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman in reply to a question by Congress member Digvijaya Singh in the Rajya Sabha.

02 Jul 2019 7:53 PM

SC dismisses contempt petitions against former, present revenue secretaries

A Bench of Justice UU Lalit and Justice Vineet Saran JJ dismissed the contempt petition.

02 Jul 2019 11:08 AM

Sitharaman's first budget likely to focus on economic growth, unemployment

The reforms could see structural policy changes in areas such as land, labour, capital and entrepreneurship.

24 Jun 2019 10:54 AM

ADVERTISEMENT

Finance Minister must find a solution to economic crisis: Shiv Sena

It said merely playing around with words will not help fight unemployment, the highest in the last 45 years.

03 Jun 2019 3:48 PM

If Modi wins India election, who will be finance minister?

Whoever holds the job, Modi needs a finance minister who can reinvigorate the economy without hiking debt.

21 May 2019 9:03 AM

India ‘politicising’ FATF proceedings against us: Pakistan

On several previous occasions, calculated leaks were made to Indian media about proceedings of FATF, which are strictly confidential.

03 May 2019 9:05 PM

NTPC eyes stressed assets under insolvency in NCLT to make deals sweeter

All those insolvency deals so far in the NCLT have got discounts of up to 70 per cent or even more from secured creditors.

03 Mar 2019 12:12 PM

Financial bids for Pawan Hans to be submitted by March 6

Separately, the transaction advisor has worked out a reserve price for Pawan Hans which will be submitted to the Ministry of Civil Aviation.

03 Mar 2019 12:04 PM

ADVERTISEMENT

Ex-Deputy prime minister of Nepal Bharat Mohan Adhikari passes away

He was admitted to the hospital for treatment three weeks ago following problems in chest and lungs.

03 Mar 2019 10:21 AM

IBC brought back Rs 3 lakh crore into banking system: Jaitley

On the issue of non-performing assets (NPAs), he said the curve is going down.

01 Mar 2019 11:42 AM

Govt detects Rs 20,000 cr GST evasion in April-Feb FY'19

The GST Council, chaired by FM Jaitley decided to cut tax rates on under-construction apartments to five and one per cent, respectively.

27 Feb 2019 2:34 PM

Tax cuts should boost Indian real estate demand, but many issues linger

On Sunday, a government body said the sales-tax on under-construction residential houses in April will drop to 5 per cent from 12 per cent.

26 Feb 2019 12:55 PM

Prez promulgates Unregulated Deposit Scheme Ordinance

The Ordinance will help put a check on illicit deposit taking activities like Saradha scam and Rose Valley chit fund scam in the country.

22 Feb 2019 10:34 AM

ADVERTISEMENT

Finmin expects NPA recovery of Rs 1.80 lakh crore in FY19

So far, banks have recovered Rs 1 lakh crore under the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (IBC).

21 Feb 2019 10:01 AM

Govt clears Rs 30,274 cr Delhi-Ghaziabad-Meerut Regional Rapid Transport System

'The Cabinet has approved construction of Regional Rapid Transit System (RRTS) covering a distance of 82.15 kilometres,': FM Arun Jaitley.

20 Feb 2019 1:09 PM

India needs fewer and mega banks: Jaitley

The Union Cabinet last month approved the merger of the three banks to create the country's third-largest lender after SBI and ICICI Bank.

18 Feb 2019 3:17 PM

Unorganised workers can now subscribe to Rs 3,000 monthly pension scheme

The ambitious social security scheme was announced by Finance Minister Piyush Goyal in the Interim Budget 2019-20.

17 Feb 2019 2:12 PM

Jaitley to address RBI board on Monday

The meeting, according to sources, will take a call on the interim dividend to be paid to the government during the current fiscal.

17 Feb 2019 1:30 PM

ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT