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Govt yet to decide on retrospective taxation issue: Shome

Last Updated: Saturday, January 11, 2014, 20:27

Shome said that the government was working on a resolution which would be applicable to all companies facing this problem.

Fin Min not in favour of tightening FDI norms in pharma

Last Updated: Tuesday, October 15, 2013, 17:25

The Finance Ministry is not in favour of tightening of norms for foreign investors in already existing Indian pharmaceutical companies, a senior official said.

No plan to provide stimulus to promote growth: FinMin

Last Updated: Monday, September 23, 2013, 12:22

The government Monday said that it is not planning any special stimulus for the corporate sector to tide over the current economic woes.

Fin Min says 2013-14 GDP growth to be over 6%

Last Updated: Friday, May 03, 2013, 15:26

Riding on the back of a pick-up in investment and improved investor confidence, the Finance Ministry on Friday exuded confidence that the economic growth will be 6 per cent and above in the current fiscal.

Govt to borrow Rs 3.49 lakh cr in first half of 2013-14

Last Updated: Monday, March 18, 2013, 19:22

The gross market borrowing through issue of dated securities in 2013-14 has been pegged at Rs 5.79 lakh crore.

FinMin to decide on tax benefits for CSR after Budget: Pilot

Last Updated: Monday, February 11, 2013, 20:41

Against the backdrop of the government making Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) spending mandatory in the proposed new Companies Act, various firms are pitching for tax benefits on such expenditure.

5% GDP growth below expectation; efforts on to revive growth: Fin Min

Last Updated: Thursday, February 07, 2013, 14:26

Finance Ministry on Thursday said CSO's economic growth projection of 5 percent for the current fiscal is below expectations and the government will continue efforts to revive the economy.

FinMin asks banks to review non-core operations

Last Updated: Sunday, January 06, 2013, 12:46

"We also want banks to look at their non-core area operation. Some of the banks have gone into non-core areas," a senior Finance Ministry official said.

Rs 1.33 lakh crore tax non-recoverable: Fin Min to Par panel

Last Updated: Sunday, December 02, 2012, 21:51

The Parliamentary Standing Committee on Finance has expressed surprise that out of a total demand of Rs 2,48,927 crore as direct tax arrear, Rs 1,33,665 crore is not "realisable".

Declining exports: Finance Ministry examining proposals to give sops

Last Updated: Tuesday, November 20, 2012, 13:54

India's exports fell for the sixth consecutive month in October by 1.63 percent year-on-year, with trade deficit widening to a record USD 21 billion.

Exports down: FinMin yet to notify scheme announced in June

Last Updated: Sunday, October 21, 2012, 15:54

"The Commerce Ministry has written two-three letters to the Finance Ministry. The notification is awaited," an official said.

India spending over 2.6% to tackle climate change: FinMin

Last Updated: Tuesday, July 24, 2012, 21:16

India is spending over 2.6 percent of it's GDP to deal with challenges of climate change and wants rich countries to honour their financial commitments to address green issues, according to a Finance Ministry paper.