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FM meets realty stakeholders, discuss liquidity, stalled projects

Niranjan Hiranandani, the President of National Real Estate Development Council (NAREDCO), said that the issue of ways to use stress funds for financing stalled projects was discussed.

Aug 12, 2019, 15:19 PM IST

At no point do we want to make it difficult for industry: Sitharaman

The Minister mentioned the possibility of reviewing some of the milestones in relation to infrastructure. In particular, projects with a bearing on the core sectors and job creation may be brought forward.

Aug 09, 2019, 18:02 PM IST

Industry leaders to meet FM Nirmala Sitharaman, press for Rs 1 lakh crore stimulus package: Sources

Business leaders meeting the finance minister include Uday Kotak, TV Narendran, Sandip Somani, BK Goenka, Sajan Jindal, Sunil Mathur, Anil khaitan, Sanjiv Puri, Rishab Premji, Sangeeta Reddy, Dilip Sanghvi and Ajay Piramal.

Aug 08, 2019, 11:53 AM IST

Industry leaders meet FM as Auto sector witnesses major slump, 2 lakh job cuts in last 3 months

Automobile sector has posted the worst sales in two decades in the month of July with some top passenger car makers even plunging to their worst show in about two decades.

Aug 07, 2019, 16:21 PM IST

FPI tax relief this week via grandfathering clause

The FPIs have also been net sellers of over Rs 20,000 crore worth of stocks in the capital market segment on the BSE, NSE and MSEI since July 1.

Aug 07, 2019, 10:48 AM IST

Nirmala Sitharaman dismisses concerns related to Indian economy slowing down

FM decided to take review and feedback meeting with MSME on Tuesday, Auto sector on Wednesday, followed by industry sector,  markets & finances and finally with real estate sectors.

Aug 05, 2019, 17:03 PM IST

FM Nirmala Sitharaman to meet bank heads over key sector credit growth

The Financial Stability Report (FSR) of RBI in June stated credit growth of scheduled commercial banks (SCBs) picked up, with public sector banks (PSBs) registering near double digit growth.

Aug 05, 2019, 10:20 AM IST

Business failure must not be looked down upon: FM Sitharaman on VG Siddhartha's death

Siddhartha's body was found on the banks of the Netravathi river in Karnataka on Wednesday. In a letter purportedly written by him, Siddhartha alleged, among other reasons, harassment by the Income Tax department as the cause for taking his own life.

Aug 02, 2019, 12:50 PM IST

Companies Amendment Bill, 2019 passed by Lok Sabha

Finance and Corporate Affairs Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said the draft law will also ensure more accountability and better enforcement to strengthen the corporate governance norms.

Jul 26, 2019, 17:27 PM IST

Amit Shah to head panel on workplace sexual harassment

The panel also includes Women and Child Development Minister Smriti Irani and Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman.

Jul 24, 2019, 19:35 PM IST

Not more than 5,000 people in super-rich category: Nirmala Sitharaman on new tax policy

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday said the tax on the super-rich is a small expectation from them to contribute a little more for the poor.

Jul 21, 2019, 16:26 PM IST

'We are not a suitcase-carrying government', says Nirmala Sitharaman

In a veiled attack on Congress, Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman connected her idea of carrying Budget documents wrapped in a red cloth instead of a briefcase with alleged corruption in the previous UPA government at the Centre.

Jul 20, 2019, 13:21 PM IST

Sitharaman rebuts Chidambaram point-by-point, reiterates budget figures realistic

In her reply on Budget in the Upper House, she said that Chidambaram had not made like-to-like comparison over income tax and custom duty collections and had therefore perhaps arrived at wrong conclusions.

Jul 12, 2019, 16:46 PM IST

Union Budget 2019 laid down good platform for sustainable economic growth: Acuite Ratings

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman in her maiden Budget address laid out a clear road map to make India a $5 trillion economy by 2024.

Jul 08, 2019, 18:21 PM IST

Top 5 Agenda: 5 Big news to be the whole day's agenda today

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Jul 08, 2019, 10:40 AM IST

News 50: Watch top news stories of today; July 08, 2019

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Jul 08, 2019, 08:30 AM IST

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Jul 08, 2019, 08:24 AM IST

News 50: Watch top news stories of today; July 07, 2019

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Jul 07, 2019, 07:40 AM IST

Top 25 News: Watch top 25 news stories of the day

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Jul 07, 2019, 07:38 AM IST

Kavi Yudh: Watch special poetic war on Union Budget 2019-20

This special segment of Kavi Yudh brings to you special poetic war on Union Budget 2019-20. Watch this video to know more.

Jul 06, 2019, 21:32 PM IST