India needs a strong and decisive leadership at the centre to continue its high growth path and take swift decisions: Jaitley.
Jaitley attributed the increase in number of direct taxpayers to initiatives like anti-black money measures, use of technology.
A Parliament-approved legislation can restore mandatory linking of Aadhaar with mobile phones and bank accounts, Jaitley said.
This isn’t the time to argue nuances around moral hazard on IL&FS. It’s time to hoist a fire hose & spray calm into the markets.
The GST Council may hike the cess on luxury cars to raise funds to help states affected by natural calamities, an official said.
India raised customs duties on products ranging from aviation fuel to footwear.
Reviewing the performance of state-run lenders, Jaitley said formalisation of economy would help India achieve 8 percent growth.
FM Arun Jaitley hits out at Raghuram Rajan for MSME banking crisis statement, says postmortem is easier than action.
Shareholders of the insolvent infrastructure firm IL&FS Ltd. will consider all options to revive it, LIC chairman VK Sharma said.
As market worry looms, the Indian government will provide adequate liquidity to mutual funds and non-bank financial companies.
Import curbs list “more or less” completed, awaiting “nod from higher-ups”, says Economic Affairs Secretary Subhash Chandra Garg.
Hollande’s second statement in Montreal makes the veracity of his first statement even more questionable, said Arun Jaitley.
An additional cess on select commodities under GST will be levied to raise funds to help Kerala mend damages caused by floods.
Nitin Gadkari declined to comment on the Centre’s plan to provide relief on fuel prices, saying it’s for the finance minister.
“No bank is a drag,” said Vijaya Bank’s MD and CEO.
The government is confident of meeting its 3.3 percent fiscal deficit target for the ongoing fiscal, says Arun Jaitley.
India announces first measures to keep current account deficit in control.
Arun Jaitley talks about the rupee, inflation, growth and fiscal deficit.
Rahul Gandhi alleged that CBI aided fugitive tycoon Vijay Mallya’s “great escape” by changing the “detain” notice to “inform”.
Rahul Gandhi Stepped up his attack on Arun Jaitley for allegedly meeting Vijay Mallya before the liquor baron fled to the U.K.