On March 21, 2017 20:01 (IST)
The new rules kick in starting July, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said. Because they are amendments to the Finance Bill, the government should have no trouble having them cleared in parliament.
On March 21, 2017 18:12 (IST)
In his budget presented in February, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley had said cash transactions would be capped at three lakhs. The government wants to reduce the limit to two lakhs.
On March 20, 2017 14:43 (IST)
Britain's Vodafone Group and Idea Cellular agreed on Monday to merge their Indian operations to create the country's biggest telecoms business. The merger attempts to contest a brutal price war sparked by new rival, Mukesh Ambani's Jio. "The combined company would become the leading communications provider in India with almost 400 million customers...
On March 18, 2017 11:16 (IST)
SpiceJet's Ajay Singh said that a "level playing field" must be assured so that the aviation sector can grow and prosper.
On March 16, 2017 22:37 (IST)
Currently, we found that there is a big gap between education and skills while interviewing students from the AME schools in the country, SpiceJet chairman and managing director Ajay Singh told NDTV Profit.
On March 17, 2017 07:48 (IST)
Under Mr Singh, SpiceJet has been rebuilding its business since almost collapsing after running out of cash in late 2014.
On February 18, 2017 15:53 (IST)
According to the Edelweiss Forex rates annual currency outlook 2017, the outperformance of the rupee is unlikely to continue and US weak dollar policy can create some downside pressure on USD/INR in the near term.
On February 10, 2017 12:55 (IST)
The new system for issuance of green cards in Japan will be introduced from April, Press Trust of India quoted a spokesperson of Japan External Trade Organisation as saying.
On February 01, 2017 15:20 (IST)
Mr Mallya has refused to return home from England despite repeated efforts by India's financial crimes agency to question him.
On February 01, 2017 15:08 (IST)
The Union Budget 2017 proposes tax cuts for salaried employees and small and medium enterprises, while focusing on reducing farmers' distress through agricultural reforms. Prime Minister Narendra Modi has described it as a Budget for the FUTURE - farmers, underprivileged, transparency, urban rejuvenation, rural development, enterprise.
On February 01, 2017 16:47 (IST)
Prime Minister Narendra Modi said Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has delivered an uttam (excellent) budget which will strengthen the economy while propelling the crackdown on corruption and black money.
On February 01, 2017 14:47 (IST)
The finance minister promised to increase government funding for farmers, who have been hard hit by the currency ban, with a 60-day waiver on interest for agricultural loans.
On February 01, 2017 13:24 (IST)
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today presented the Union Budget for financial year 2017-18 in Parliament.
On February 01, 2017 14:32 (IST)
The fiscal deficit target has been set at 3.2% of GDP for year starting April 1, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said his budget 2017 speech.
On February 01, 2017 15:58 (IST)
Today's Budget focused heavily on rural spending, among the steps to help the economy recover from Prime Minister Narendra Modi's shock decision in November to ban 86 per cent of the notes that were in circulation.
On February 01, 2017 16:01 (IST)
The worst of the cash crunch is now over and the government expects it to be fully cleared by the end of April. A private manufacturing survey on Wednesday showed business is slowly returning to normal.
On January 23, 2017 13:16 (IST)
The broader markets were also trading on a muted note. The BSE mid-cap index was down 0.07 per cent and the small-cap index was up 0.23 per cent.
On January 23, 2017 15:49 (IST)
Metal stocks witnessed good buying interest in today's session. The BSE metals index rose 2.6 per cent with shares such as Hindalco and JSW Steel among leading gainers.