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Uzbekistan to ease tariff policy for energy sector reform

Uzbekistan to ease tariff policy for energy sector reform

🕔07:07, 20.May 2022

Uzbekistan will introduce a monthly “social norm” — a limit for state-subsidised gas and electricity as a part of broader energy reform the country is facing, the government said. Tashkent, May 20 (IANS) Uzbekistan will introduce a monthly “social norm” —

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Trade pacts with UAE, Australia will fuel economic growth: FM

Trade pacts with UAE, Australia will fuel economic growth: FM

🕔05:50, 11.May 2022

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Tuesday the country’s trade pacts with the UAE and Australia will chart the way for economic growth. Chennai, May 11 (IANS) Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Tuesday the country’s trade pacts with the UAE

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MoS Finance Dr. Bhagwat Kishanrao Karad inaugurates PNB branch at AURIC City, Maharashtra

MoS Finance Dr. Bhagwat Kishanrao Karad inaugurates PNB branch at AURIC City, Maharashtra

🕔19:55, 25.Apr 2022

Mumbai, Monday, April 25, 2022: Punjab National Bank (PNB), a leading Public Sector Bank in India, today opened its new branch at Aurangabad Industrial City (AURIC), Maharashtra. Dr. Bhagwat Kishanrao Karad – Minister of State (Finance) inaugurated the Bank’s branch,

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Economic slowdown: Sitharaman calls for ‘proactive collective efforts’ by G-20

Economic slowdown: Sitharaman calls for ‘proactive collective efforts’ by G-20

🕔07:08, 21.Apr 2022

Washington, April 21 (IANS) Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has called for “proactive collective efforts” by the G-20 group of the world’s top economies to deal with the current slowdown in the growth momentum of the global economy. Addressing fellow ministers and

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GST Council did not recommend reducing GST on health insurance: FM

GST Council did not recommend reducing GST on health insurance: FM

🕔16:35, 5.Apr 2022

New Delhi, April 4 (IANS) The GST Council has not recommended reduction of the 18 per cent GST rate on health insurance schemes, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman told the Parliament on Monday. At present, GST on health insurance services is levied

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Must appreciate Indian retail investors: Sitharaman

Must appreciate Indian retail investors: Sitharaman

🕔18:19, 4.Apr 2022

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday, while responding during Question Hour in the Lok Sabha, said that Indian retail investors should be appreciated. New Delhi, April 4 (IANS) Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday, while responding during Question Hour

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Sitharaman to move Appropriation Bill, 2022 in RS today

Sitharaman to move Appropriation Bill, 2022 in RS today

🕔10:13, 28.Mar 2022

New Delhi, March 28 (IANS) Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday is likely to move the Appropriation Bill, 2022 in the Rajya Sabha. “This Bill to authorise payment and appropriation of certain sums from and out of the Consolidated Fund of

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Sitharaman to reply on discussion on J&K budget in RS today

Sitharaman to reply on discussion on J&K budget in RS today

🕔11:33, 23.Mar 2022

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman is likely to reply to the discussion on the budget of ‘Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir for 2022-23’ in Rajya Sabha on Wednesday. New Delhi, March 23 (IANS) Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman is likely

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Don’t politicise GST council, says FM Sitharaman

Don’t politicise GST council, says FM Sitharaman

🕔16:00, 15.Mar 2022

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday said that the GST Council should not be politicised as it is a body in which every finance minister from every state sits in and decides on how the disbursements happen. New Delhi,

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Sitharaman to present Budget for J&K in Parliament

Sitharaman to present Budget for J&K in Parliament

🕔11:43, 14.Mar 2022

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will present the Budget of Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir in Parliament on Monday. New Delhi, March 14 (IANS) Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will present the Budget of Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir

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Second part of the Budget session 2022 resumes on Monday

Second part of the Budget session 2022 resumes on Monday

🕔07:10, 14.Mar 2022

New Delhi, March 14 (IANS) The second part of the Budget session will resume on Monday and will last until April 8, 2022. The House will sit from 11 a.m. till 6 p.m. during the scheduled 19 sittings whereas it sat

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Budget focused on growth revival: Sitharaman to industry

Budget focused on growth revival: Sitharaman to industry

🕔16:41, 21.Feb 2022

New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) The revival of economic growth was the foremost priority of the Union Budget FY23, said Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday. Speaking to various industry stakeholders as part of the post-Budget interaction in Mumbai, Sitharaman said:

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Post-Budget meet: Sitharaman on 2-day visit to Mumbai from Monday

Post-Budget meet: Sitharaman on 2-day visit to Mumbai from Monday

🕔07:16, 21.Feb 2022

New Delhi, Feb 21 (IANS) Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will be on a two days visit to Mumbai from Monday, where she will hold a post-budget interaction with several stakeholders from Maharashtra. “FM will hold a post-#Budget2022 interaction with stakeholders

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Budget sees more allocation for fisheries, animal husbandry, dairying

Budget sees more allocation for fisheries, animal husbandry, dairying

🕔09:11, 3.Feb 2022

New Delhi, Feb 3 (IANS) The Union Budget 2022-23, presented by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, has seen a raise of 44 per cent in the allocation for the Ministry of Fisheries, Animal Husbandry, Dairying, at Rs 6,407.31 crore, officials said on

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Atomic energy sector to get Rs 32,342 crore

Atomic energy sector to get Rs 32,342 crore

🕔07:45, 2.Feb 2022

New Delhi/Chennai, Feb 2 (IANS) The Department of Atomic Energy (DAE) has asked for an allocation of about Rs 32,342 crore for 2022-23. In the demand for grants placed in the Parliament as part of the budget papers, the DAE has

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More allocations for most UTs in Budget 2022-23

More allocations for most UTs in Budget 2022-23

🕔07:44, 2.Feb 2022

New Delhi, Feb 2 (IANS) The Union Budget 2022-23 has allocated more funds to the Ministry of Home Affairs-administered Union Territories. According to the Budget proposals for the current fiscal, with a hike of 6.98 per cent, the total allocation for

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Budget FY23: Ministry of Education allocated record Rs 1 lakh crore

Budget FY23: Ministry of Education allocated record Rs 1 lakh crore

🕔07:43, 2.Feb 2022

New Delhi, Feb 2 (IANS) The Ministry of Education has received a record budgetary allocation for the upcoming financial year. The Ministry has been allocated Rs 1,04,277.72 crore for the financial year (FY) 2022-23. This budgetary allocation witnessed a jump of

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Budget FY23: Programme to make border villages ‘vibrant’ announced

Budget FY23: Programme to make border villages ‘vibrant’ announced

🕔07:38, 2.Feb 2022

New Delhi, Feb 2 (IANS) With an aim to counter the Chinese territorial claims in Arunachal Pradesh and on the villages along the Line of Actual Control (LAC), the Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday announced the new ‘Vibrant Villages’

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J&K gets Rs 35,581.44 cr as central assistance in Union Budget

J&K gets Rs 35,581.44 cr as central assistance in Union Budget

🕔07:37, 2.Feb 2022

New Delhi, Feb 2 (IANS) The Union Budget on Tuesday allocated Rs 35,581.44 crore to the Union Territory (UT) of Jammu and Kashmir for the financial year 2022-23 as part of the central government’s assistance and grants. While Jammu and Kashmir

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Not right to say govt has not done anything on job front: Sitharaman

Not right to say govt has not done anything on job front: Sitharaman

🕔07:36, 2.Feb 2022

New Delhi, Feb 2 (IANS) Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday dismissed claims that the Narendra Modi government had not done anything for job creation, despite the impact of the Covid pandemic. “I would definitely like to speak on the

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