Economy

India's Budget to sustain demand for corporates: Fitch Ratings
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman holding the Budget Papers on February 01, 2023. | Photo Credit: The Hindu The higher spending, ...
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Govt hikes windfall tax on crude oil, export of diesel, ATF
Steam emits from a crude oil refinery in Kochi, Kerala. File (representation image) | Photo Credit: AP The government has ...
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Explained | Is the government on track on fiscal deficit targets?
Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman with Minister of State for Finance Pankaj Chaudhary addresses a press conference in Mumbai on ...
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Nirmala Sitharaman says India’s macro fundamentals not affected by Adani’s FPO withdrawal
Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman with Union Ministers of State for Finance Bhagwat Karad and Pankaj Chaudhary addresses a press ...
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We have tried to do a Goldilocks on the fiscal deficit
The new income tax regime will surely benefit low-paid salaried workers who end up paying higher taxes under the old ...
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Budget's main focus is growth; Mumbai should be liking proposals: FM
Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman addresses the Post-Budget Virtual Industry Roundtable of the U.S.-India Strategic Partnership Forum (USISPF), in New ...
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Privatisation of 2 public sector banks and 1 general insurance firm not on the table: DIPAM Secretary
The privatisation of two public sector banks and one general insurance firm announced in the Union Budget two years ago, ...
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Only ₹4 lakh crore of country’s savings are in tax-saving schemes: Revenue Secretary
The new personal income tax regime that hinges on taxpayers not availing of any exemptions will not affect the country’s ...
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Expect States to tap ₹1.3 lakh crore capex loan window quicker: Nirmala Sitharaman
Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman during the post-budget FICCI national executive committee meeting in New Delhi on February 2, 2023 ...
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Many EPF account holders still await interest credit for 2021-22
The EPF rate for 2021-22 was declared at 8.1%, the lowest level since 1977-78, in March 2022 and was approved by the ...
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