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Saturday, Jan 25, 2020

Finance ministry

Jan 25, 2020 01:17
The finance ministry has been working on simplifying archaic income-tax laws and rationalising tax rates in line with recommendations of the task force on the Direct Tax Code (DTC), which submitted its report on August 19, 2019, they added. read more
Jan 25, 2020 00:28
If the direct tax collections fall short of the 2018-19 figures — and it could, given the sharp fall in the government’s own growth estimates for 2019-2020 — this will only be the second instance of a contraction in direct collections since 1980-81,... read more
Jan 22, 2020 09:01
Here are today’s top news, analysis and opinion curated for you at 9AM. Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times. read more
Jan 22, 2020 04:14
The strategic disinvestments that are now expected to be completed in the next fiscal include Air India, Bharat Petroleum Corp. Ltd (BPCL), Container Corporation of India Ltd (Concor) and Shipping Corporation of India Ltd (SCI). read more
Jan 15, 2020 22:39
Finance ministry has proposed appointing a mediator and setting up fast-track courts to settle disputes between investors and the government read more
Jan 12, 2020 04:59
The proposed legislation, which aims for expeditious resolution of stressed financial institutions, including banks and insurance firms, is expected to be introduced in the Budget session of Parliament after cabinet approves it, according to an offi... read more
Jan 02, 2020 06:04
The collection would have been even better but for a 10% decline in the revenue earned through integrated GST (IGST) on imports. read more
Jan 02, 2020 02:55
Union finance ministry’s report assumes higher nominal growth than IMF forecasts up to 2024-25. read more
Dec 28, 2019 23:40
Citing the data supplied by the defence ministry, the panel highlighted the worrying disparity in the funds sought by the military and the corresponding allocation. read more
Dec 23, 2019 18:12
India had in September got the first set of Swiss bank account details of its nationals under a new automatic information exchange pact. read more
Dec 22, 2019 09:21
The Central government on Saturday dispelled rumours claiming that Indian citizens will need to disclose their religion in their bank’s ‘Know Your Customer’ (KYC) forms. read more
Dec 20, 2019 23:07
The meeting chaired by Revenue Secretary Ajay Bhushan Pandey deliberated on sharing information between GST and income tax departments about all such taxpayers who have taken high input tax credit (ITC) but the information does not match with their personal... read more
Dec 14, 2019 11:51
In the Economic Survey 2019 which was presented on July 4, a day before the General Budget on July 5 after the Modi government started its second innings in the government, the focus was on “What India needs to become a $10 trillion economy by 2030.... read more
Dec 13, 2019 17:03
The Finance Ministry had organised a presentation for the media to give details about the measures taken by the government to boost consumption and pull the economy out from a six-year low growth. read more
Dec 04, 2019 05:42
The loans push is part of the government’s efforts to revive demand in a slowing economy. Data released on Friday showed that the economy expanded by 4.5% in the second quarter (ending September 30) of 2019-2020, the lowest rate of growth since March... read more