Finance Minister

Central funding states irrespective of whoever is ruling: Arun Jaitley

Central funding states irrespective of whoever is ruling: Arun Jaitley

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Sunday said the Narendra Modi government is providing funds to the states irrespective which party is ruling them, based on Finance Commission`s proposals and stipulated rules and not individual wishes.

Feb 11, 2018, 17:01 PM IST
Volatility in Indian markets may continue for some time: SEBI

Volatility in Indian markets may continue for some time: SEBI

  Volatility in the Indian markets may continue for some time due to global reasons, but there are no issues of concern for investors in terms of safety and security of the Indian marketplace, Sebi chief Ajay Tyagi said today.

Feb 10, 2018, 14:40 PM IST
Bank recapitalisation will boost lending: Arun Jaitley

Bank recapitalisation will boost lending: Arun Jaitley

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday said the government`s move to recapitalise public sector banks (PSB) would improve their lending capacity.

Feb 10, 2018, 14:10 PM IST
Fiscal situation should be comfortable next financial year: Arun Jaitley

Fiscal situation should be comfortable next financial year: Arun Jaitley

  Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said the fiscal situation should be comfortable next financial year and there are no worries at the moment regarding slippages in meeting the deficit targets.

Feb 10, 2018, 13:18 PM IST
India should be 'wooden-headed' about fiscal consolidation: Subbarao

India should be 'wooden-headed' about fiscal consolidation: Subbarao

Former Reserve Bank of India (RBI) governor Duvvuri Subbarao today said Finance Minister Arun Jaitley's decision to relax on fiscal consolidation to give himself more room to spend is a questionable, and by far the most disappointing decision of the budget.

Feb 08, 2018, 16:28 PM IST

Budget 2018: Will Modi government reduce income tax rates this year?

This segment of Zee News brings to you information expectations on reduced income tax rates this year . Watch this video for more information.

Feb 01, 2018, 11:11 AM IST
Ensure no tax evasion, make entry on borders easy: Arun Jaitley emphasises on twin role of Customs Department

Ensure no tax evasion, make entry on borders easy: Arun Jaitley emphasises on twin role of Customs Department

Speaking about the evolving role of the Customs Department, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday said the department was facing a twin challenge.

Jan 27, 2018, 17:43 PM IST

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