Finance Minister

Watch: FM Arun Jaitley speaks on first anniversary of demonetisation

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley calls demonetization a watershed moment for Indian economy in the press briefing over demonetization's first anniversary. Watch to know more what he said.

Nov 07, 2017, 17:10 PM IST
When 'ease of doing business' replaces 'ease of corruption': Jaitley attacks UPA

When 'ease of doing business' replaces 'ease of corruption': Jaitley attacks UPA

Recent World Bank report put India at 100, up by 30 places, in the Ease of Doing Business rankings

Nov 01, 2017, 16:12 PM IST

November 8 India's Anti-Black Money day, says Finance Minister

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in an press conference talks about the importance of Demonetization and it's effect on the Indian economy.

Oct 25, 2017, 20:40 PM IST

Watch: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley makes big announcement

This is a segment of Zee News which brings to you Finance Minister Arun Jaitley's big announcement Live. Watch this video to know whether government is going to change GST rates.

Oct 24, 2017, 18:27 PM IST
Never talked about fiscal stimulus: Arun Jaitley

Never talked about fiscal stimulus: Arun Jaitley

The media has spoken about it and "you should ask" them on it, Jaitley said when asked whether the government was considering a massive fiscal stimulus package.

Oct 15, 2017, 11:34 AM IST

Watch: Finance Minister addresses nation after 22nd GST Council meet

Indian Finance Minister addressed the nation after 22nd GST Council meeting and informed the public about the important changes which have taken place.

Oct 06, 2017, 22:48 PM IST
Wrote article disputing father on my own, says Jayant Sinha

Wrote article disputing father on my own, says Jayant Sinha

Union minister Jayant Sinha on Friday rejected suggestions that he wrote an article in an English daily disputing his father and former finance minister Yashwant Sinha's contentions on the state of India's economy at anybody's bidding, insisting it was "absolutely out of his own conscience".

Sep 29, 2017, 09:56 AM IST

Public, private sector should work together in healthcare sector, says FM Arun Jaitley

FM Arun Jaitley spoke about the challenges faced in healthcare sector at Delhi's National Heart Institute's 36th anniversary. Niti Aayog's CEO Amitabh Kant also spoke at the program.

Aug 21, 2017, 18:02 PM IST

Watch: FM Arun Jaitley addresses Lok Sabha on 75th anniversary of Quit India Movement

Today, August 09, 2017 is the 75th anniversary of Quit India Movement. On this occasion, Arun Jaitley recalls the Quit India Movement, where several leaders including Mahatma Gandhi was jailed.

Aug 09, 2017, 14:22 PM IST

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley visits murdered RSS worker's family in Thiruvanathapuram

This segment of Zee News gives information on FM Arun Jaitley visit to murdered Kerala RSS Man's Family in Kerala. Watch full video to know more!

Aug 06, 2017, 19:12 PM IST
Karti Chidambaram in INX Media bribery case: What is it all about

Karti Chidambaram in INX Media bribery case: What is it all about

Know what is INX media bribery case involving Karti Chidambaram all about.

Aug 04, 2017, 12:33 PM IST
GST rates of 12% and 18% may be clubbed into one, indicates FM Jaitley

GST rates of 12% and 18% may be clubbed into one, indicates FM Jaitley

With regard to criticism over several slabs in the GST rates, Jaitley said there cannot be a single slab in a country like India which has a large population below poverty line.

Aug 03, 2017, 13:15 PM IST

IT raids in Karnataka: FM Arun Jaitley says no search conducted in resort

Jaitley says no search conducted in resort

Aug 02, 2017, 15:08 PM IST
RBI to give 'junked notes' figure after counting: Arun Jaitley

RBI to give 'junked notes' figure after counting: Arun Jaitley

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday said the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) will announce the amount of deposits of junked notes after the November 8 demonetisation as soon as the counting was completed.

Aug 01, 2017, 23:36 PM IST
Privacy cannot be excuse for evading tax obligations: Arun Jaitley

Privacy cannot be excuse for evading tax obligations: Arun Jaitley

In the backdrop of the debate generated by the appeals on Aadhaar being currently heard by the Supreme Court on whether privacy is a fundamental right, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday said privacy cannot be touted as an excuse not to comply with one`s legal obligation on tax matters.

Jul 24, 2017, 22:33 PM IST
CBI summons Karti Chidambaram in INX Media bribery case

CBI summons Karti Chidambaram in INX Media bribery case

The CBI on Wednesday issued summons to Karti Chidambaram, the son of former Finance Minister P Chidambaram, in its ongoing probe against him in a corruption case, an official said.

Jul 19, 2017, 19:42 PM IST
GST Council hikes cess on cigarette to offset makers' windfall

GST Council hikes cess on cigarette to offset makers' windfall

The GST Council on Monday hiked cess on cigarettes to take away the "windfall" manufacturers were reaping due to an anomaly that crept in after the GST rate fixation, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Monday.

Jul 17, 2017, 20:45 PM IST
GST to rollout on July 1, return filing rules relaxed for July-August

GST to rollout on July 1, return filing rules relaxed for July-August

The GST Council on Sunday relaxed return filing rules for businesses for the first two months of the rollout of the new indirect tax regime even as it stuck to the July 1 launch date.

Jun 18, 2017, 19:15 PM IST

Govt actively working towards bank consolidation: Arun Jaitley

The government is "actively working" towards consolidation of banks, said Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday.

Jun 12, 2017, 16:15 PM IST