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Jobs: Central Government Jobs Increase 2.53 lakhs In 2 Years

According to the budget documents, presented by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Thursday, the estimated workforce of central government establishments will be 35.05 lakh as on March 1, 2018, which is 2.53 lakh more than the head count of 32.52 lakh in March 2016

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Budget 2018: Industry Leaders React To Import Duty Increase on Mobile Phones

Experts feel that the move to increase duty from 15% to 20% aims to promote local manufacturing of mobile phones in India.

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Indian Budget 2018 Almost Kills Cryptocurrency, Govt Terms It An Illegal Tender

After months of speculations over the fate of cryptocurrencies in India, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in his Budget 2018 speech explicitly reiterated that all crypto-currencies, which includes Bitcoin, are illegal and the government will take measures to eliminate it

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FMCG: From Mixed Reactions In The Last FY To Expectations From This Year’s Budget

The FMCG (Fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) or consumer packaged goods (CPG)) industry is the backbone of equity and human resource markets nationally

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Budget 2018: Trade Unions Want Budget To Focus More On Job Creation

The trade unions claimed thousands of people had lost their jobs because the government’s demonetisation decision had adversely affected small and medium industries, forcing them to either shut down or sack workers

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The Indian Economy Limbers Up

The Union Budget ... On February 1 ... will be the last in which Finance Minister Arun Jaitley can inject significant reforms

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92-Year-Old Journey Ends: Railway Budget Scrapped, Merged With General Budget

The cabinet has approved the merger of the railway budget with the annual budget, a government source said, ending almost a century-long practice

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