Budget high on 'Investment','Ease of Doing Business' literally

Budget high on 'Investment','Ease of Doing Business' literally
India may rank poorly on 'ease of doing business', but it emerged as a high-focus area in Finance Minister Arun Jaitley's first full-fledged Budget today, literally, with as many as ten mentions.

India to introduce gold deposit accounts, no mention of import duty

India to introduce gold deposit accounts, no mention of import duty
India will introduce gold deposit accounts to utilise the 20,000 tonnes available within the country and launch a sovereign bond as an alternative to buying the metal, moves that are likely to cut imports into the biggest gold consumer.

US investors welcome Modi govt's maiden Budget

US investors welcome Modi govt's maiden Budget
The maiden Budget of the Modi Government has been hailed by American experts and corporate sector here as a step in the right direction to generate employment and foster growth.
Budget 2012: A dampener for travel industry

Budget 2012: A dampener for travel industry

Budget 2012: A dampener for travel industry
Deep Kalra Founder & CEO of MakeMyTrip and Romit Theophilus, Director, Sales and Marketing, German National Tourist Office shared their views with Reema Sharma of Zeebiz.com on the Union Budget, its impact on the sector and overall tourism industry.
Audi, BMW to go expensive by up to Rs 3L

Audi, BMW to go expensive by up to Rs 3L

Audi, BMW to go expensive by up to Rs 3L
Following the hike in excise and customs duties in the Budget for 2012-13, luxury vehicles in are set to become more expensive.
Well-balanced, pragmatic, realistic budget: Infosys

Well-balanced, pragmatic, realistic budget: Infosys

Well-balanced, pragmatic, realistic budget: Infosys
IT major Infosys Ltd Friday gave the thumbs up to the union budget saying it is overall a well-balanced, pragmatic and realistic one.
Budget 2012: Impact on telecom sector

Budget 2012: Impact on telecom sector

Budget 2012: Impact on telecom sector
Mobile phone bills are expected to rise following a 2 % hike in the service tax proposed in the Union Budget 2012 by the Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee on Friday.
Budget 2012: Impact on services sector

Budget 2012: Impact on services sector

Budget 2012: Impact on services sector
The government has estimated to collect Rs 95,000 crore from service tax in the current fiscal and has pegged the next year's target at Rs 1.24 lakh crore.
Budget 2012: Impact on real estate sector

Budget 2012: Impact on real estate sector

Budget 2012: Impact on real estate sector
The following proposals were made by the Finance Ministry Pranab Mukherjee to change the plummeting fortunes of the real estate sector.
Budget 2012: Impact on auto sector

Budget 2012: Impact on auto sector

Budget 2012: Impact on auto sector
In an attepmt to end the blues that prevails in the auto sector, the following provisions have been made by the Finance Ministry Pranab Mukherjee in the Budget 2012-13.
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