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Disinvestment department seeks tax incentives for retail investors

Disinvestment department seeks tax incentives for retail investors

In a bid to broad base retail participation in stock markets the Department of Disinvestment (DoD) has suggested tax incentives for small investors to invest in the equity market.

FinMin restricts Internet access for director-level officers

Amid a CBI probe into leakage of secret documents, Finance Ministry has clamped down on the use of Internet and private emails by those up to the director level in the Department of Economic Affairs (DEA), restricting the access only to official mails and government websites.

FinMin restricts Internet access for director-level officers

 Amid a CBI probe into leakage of secret documents, Finance Ministry has clamped down on the use of Internet and private emails by those up to the director level in the Department of Economic Affairs (DEA), restricting the access only to official mails and government websites.

BP unveils $12 bn investment in Egypt gas fields

British energy giant BP said Friday it would invest $12 billion (11 billion euros) in gas fields in Egypt together with Russian-owned partner DEA, calling it a "vote of confidence" in the country.

Govt calls high-level meet on FEMA notice to Pak airline

The government has convened a high -level meeting of finance and security officials in order to chart the next course of action in the case of alleged foreign exchange violations in purchase of properties here by Pakistan's national airliner PIA.

South Africa rhino poaching hits new high

The number of rhino poached for their horns since January 2013 has increased to 725, exceeding the annual record of 668 set in 2012, South Africa`s department of environmental affairs (DEA) said Thursday.

Govt working on Infrastructure Trust Fund: Mayaram

With a view to accelarte flow of long-term funds in infrastructure projects, the finance ministry is looking to put in place a new structure called Infrastructure Trust Fund, much in line with Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT), a top official said on Friday.

Growth likely to pick up in Q3 and Q4: Mayaram

Economic growth will pick up in the third and fourth quarters of the current fiscal and the government will be able to meet its fiscal deficit target, a top finance ministry official said Wednesday.

DEA likely to be authorised as sole agency to define "infra"

The Government is likely to designate Department of Economic Affairs (DEA) as the sole agency to define the scope of the term "infrastructure".

DEA likely to be authorised as sole agency to define 'infra'

The Department of Economic Affairs could become the sole agency to define the scope of the term "infrastructure" and the proposal is likely to be cleared by the panel of Secretaries meeting on September 30.

DEA reach goes global, beyond drugs: Report

Cables say Drug Enforcement Administration`s operations had become expansive.

No impact on nuke prog if WB site does not take off: DEA

The Department of Atomic Energy on Friday said there would be no impact on the national nuclear energy programme even if Haripur in West Bengal, one of the five sites selected for the project, does not take off.