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Latest Articles in Union Budget 2017 18

Govt To Borrow Rs 3.5 Lakh Crore In FY18

The government will borrow Rs 3.5 lakh crore from the market in 2017-18, around Rs 75,000 crore lower than the the current fiscal

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Railways To Have Special Safety Fund Of Rs 1 Lakh Crore

With railways plagued by repeated derailments, government on Wednesday proposed setting up of a special safety fund of Rs 1 lakh crore that will cover upgradation of tracks and signalling besides elimination of unmanned level crossings

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Budget 2017 | Amendment In D&C Act To Disrupt Pharma Marketing

The Union Budget-2017 proposal to drastically amend the Drugs and Cosmetics Act to enable availability and affordability of cheaper generic drugs to patients is expected to have key impacts on the local drug industry

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Budget 2017: Medium And Small Enterprises Get Tax Relief

However, no relief has been granted on corporate taxes as was widely expected

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Moody's Analyst Says Budget 'Fiscally Prudent', Reforms Key

India's 2017-18 annual budget is "fiscally prudent," as it maintains the government's fiscal consolidation efforts and would lead to stable economic growth if implemented correctly, a Moody's analyst said on Wednesday

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Union Budget 2017-18: Key Highlights

Here are the key highlights of finance minister Arun Jaitley’s Union budget speech

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Expert Views | FM Jaitley Unveils Budget; Views On Size Of Fiscal Deficit Mixed

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley called his fourth budget one for the poor. Yet, while vowing prudent fiscal management, he also raised his 2017-18 deficit target to 3.2 per cent of gross domestic product to cover his spending promises

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Cash Dealings Above Rs 3 Lakh Banned From April 1, Says FM Jaitley

Continuing with government steps to clamp down on black money, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday proposed to ban all cash transactions above Rs 3 lakh beginning April 1, 2017

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Budget 2017: Affordable Housing To Be Given Infrastructure Status

The government is all set to give infrastructure sector status to affordable housing, the Finance Minister Arun Jaitely announced in his budget speech. "Affordable housing will be give infra status said Jaitely

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Infra Sector Allocation At A record Rs 3,96,135 Crore

In order to move towards zero accidents in railways, Jaitley announced creation of Rail Safety Fund with corpus of Rs 100,000 crore

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Government Abolishes FIPB; More FDI Policy Easing On Anvil

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday announced the abolition of FIPB, a body that clears proposals envisaging foreign investment up to Rs 5,000 crore

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FM Arun Jaitley Budgets For Recovery, And For The Poor, After Cash Crunch

India will ramp up spending on rural areas, infrastructure and fighting poverty, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said as he unveiled his annual budget on Wednesday, adding the impact on growth from the government's cash crackdown would wear off soon

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Union Budget: Rs 23,000 Crore For Pradhan Mantri Awaas Yojana For Villages

The government says sincere efforts are being made to complete the overall target of 33 lakh houses in the current financial year, in partnership with states

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FM Arun Jaitley Unveils Budget For Recovery After Cash Crunch

India is a "bright spot" in the world economy, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said as he unveiled his annual budget on Wednesday adding that the impact on growth from the government's cash crackdown would wear off soon

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In A Nutshell | FM Arun Jaitley Unveils Budget 2017-18

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley unveils Union Budget 2017-18 under pressure to offer tax giveaways and step up capital and welfare spending to ease the pain from demonetisation in India

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