Pre-Budget meeting

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman holds pre-budget consultation with representatives of trade unions, labour organisations

During the meeting, the representatives of trade unions and labour organisations shared their views and suggestions regarding labour and employment issues with Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman.

Dec 19, 2019, 13:55 PM IST

PSU banks seek higher capital infusion from government

Facing temporary disruption in business due to demonetisation, state-owned banks have sought higher capital support from the government.

Dec 20, 2016, 17:37 PM IST

Centre, states should work in unison to boost growth: FM Jaitley

Jaitley appreciated their efforts in attracting foreign investment and expressed the hope that "the growth momentum would catch pace in coming months".


Feb 06, 2016, 19:29 PM IST

Govt may deviate from fiscal deficit path to boost growth

To promote growth, the government could consider deviating from fiscal deficit path for the next financial year and focus more on public spending, suggested economists at the pre-Budget meeting with Finance Minister Arun Jaitley.


Jan 13, 2016, 19:35 PM IST

Inclusive growth is high on priorities of Modi govt

The government will take adequate measures to ensure social security for children, women and senior citizens of the country, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said Tuesday.

Jan 12, 2016, 20:34 PM IST

States want issues to be resolved before GST roll-out

The state finance ministers suggested that the borrowing limits under the FRBM Act should be raised so that could raise money money to finance infrastructure.

Dec 26, 2014, 20:14 PM IST

Growth cannot be compromised at any cost: Jaitley

Investors are keenly awaiting Jaitley`s first budget, due in early July.

Jun 09, 2014, 17:25 PM IST

Pre-budget meeting with banks, financial institutions on June 10

Amidst concerns over rising bad loans, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will hold pre-budget consultations with heads of banks and financial institutions on June 10 to deal with the situation.

Jun 08, 2014, 20:21 PM IST

EEPC wants restoration of 150% deduction to promote new markets

Engineering export promotion body, EEPC India on Thursday said it sought restoring 150 percent deduction on expenses for development of foreign markets during a pre-budget meeting with the finance ministry.

Jun 06, 2014, 23:15 PM IST

Skill development to be given priority, says Jaitley

Jaitley said the government would give "due consideration" to the 10-point joint charter of demands submitted by the unions during the pre-budget meeting.

Jun 06, 2014, 18:48 PM IST

FM to meet financial sector regulators tomorrow

In a pre-Budget meeting tomorrow, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee is likely meet top economic regulators, including RBI Governor D Subbarao, SEBI Chairman U K Sinha and IRDA Chairman J Hari Narayan, to discuss the roadmap ahead for the financial sector.

Feb 18, 2012, 00:18 AM IST

Pre-Budget meetings with Pranab begin tomorrow

The pre-Budget consultations will end with a meeting with the captains of industry on January 31.

Jan 10, 2012, 22:19 PM IST