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Britain's Finance Minister Says Budget Will Be Delivered On March 11

Sajid Javid unexpectedly resigned in last week's cabinet reshuffle, raising questions about whether the budget would be delivered on schedule.

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Twin Tax Slabs In Budget 2020: A-La-Carte Or Buffet?

Needless to say that the Indian tax structure as it is very complicated thanks to the direct and indirect levies and the annual budget throws a fresh challenge each year to the tax payer, ‘do you really understand me’ trick. This year’s budget is no different.

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Economy Not In Trouble; Green Shoots Visible:FM

Sitharaman in Budget raised fiscal deficit target to 3.8 per cent of the GDP from 3.3 per cent pegged earlier for 2019 -20 due to revenue shortage.

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Govt Clocks Rs 40,000 Cr In Public Procurement Transactions Through Gem Portal

The government electronic marketplace established in 2016 for common used goods and services have clocked transaction of Rs 40,000 crore.

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Nirmala Sitharaman To Move Direct Tax Vivad Se Vishwas Bill In Lok Sabha

Sitharaman had earlier on February 5 introduced the bill which provides for a mechanism for resolution of pending tax disputes in the lower house of the Parliament.

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Budget Targets Slide Amid Growth Slowdown: Fitch Ratings

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman projected that the deficit will fall from 3.8 per cent of GDP in FY20 to 3.5 per cent in FY21.

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Big Promises For Agriculture-Finance Minister tabling union budget 2020-21

Finance Minister Had introduced 16 point programs for agriculture and rural improvement with a budget allocation of Rs 2.83 lakh crore. While few focus areas has been repeat of the previous budget, will she be able to deliver it on ground?

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Pro-Business Policies Critical For India To Become A $5 Trillion Economy: Economic Survey

The estimates of Gross Domestic Product by National Statistical Office (NSO), the real GVA of the industrial sector grew by 1.6 per cent in first half (H1) (April-September) of 2019-20, as compared to 8.2 per cent in H1 of 2018-19.

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A Budget For $5 Trillion By 2024

The Budget’s immediate task is to bring about a recovery in our dismal current growth rate. We must not, however, lose sight of our medium-term aspirations.

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Govt Working On More Measures To Boost Economy: Sitharaman

GDP growth slowed down to more than six-year low of 4.5 pc in second quarter of current fiscal from 5 pc recorded in first quarter.

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India To Launch First Debt Exchange-Traded Fund

"It will be the first corporate ETF, which will provide additional money for PSUs (Public Sector Undertakings) as well as other government organisations," Sitharaman told reporters.

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Sitharaman Invites Swedish Businesses To Build Smart Cities In India

"We are looking at building more smart cities where Swedish businesses can contribute," said FM Nirmala Sitharaman

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78% Depositors Of PMC Bank Can Withdraw Entire Deposits: Govt

Maharashtra-based PMC Bank can withdraw up to Rs 1 lakh by invoking the 'hardship provisions' of the RBI.

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Budget 2020: Finmin Seeks Suggestions For Rationalising Income Tax, Other Duties

The move is estimated to result in Rs 1.45 lakh crore in revenue loss for the government during 2019-20.

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No Need To Escalate One Case To Reflect Everything To Do With IBC: Sitharaman

Bankruptcy law of India which seeks to consolidate the existing framework by creating a single law for insolvency and bankruptcy.

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