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Tuesday, Aug 04, 2020
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Nirmala sitharaman

Aug 03, 2020 20:32
The draft Defence Production and Export Promotion Policy 2020 set an export target of Rs 35,000 crore (USD 5 billion) in aerospace and defence goods and services in the next five years, which has been estimated as part of the total projected turnover. read more
Aug 03, 2020 19:12
Its emphasis on foundational learning, a new assessment model, tech, and role of private schools is important read more
Aug 02, 2020 18:45
The financial sector, in particular, is vulnerable read more
Aug 02, 2020 08:57
Here are today’s top news, analysis and opinion. Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times. read more
Aug 02, 2020 03:32
“Some pockets are still under containment... decided by states, which is the right thing as states are better placed to judge [the ground situation]. We appreciate that,” Sitharaman said read more
Aug 01, 2020 16:40
As part of the ‘Aatmanirbhar Bharat Abhiyan’ package, the finance minister in May had announced that there will be a maximum of four public sector companies in strategic sectors, and state-owned firms in other segments will eventually be privatised. read more
Aug 01, 2020 16:16
The finance minister was responding to a question on apprehensions raised by certain states about the reported AG opinion on GST compensation. read more
Aug 01, 2020 15:43
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said Saturday the pandemic makes it tough to get a complete picture of the economy and there is a lot of uncertainty. read more
Jul 27, 2020 19:37
The finance ministry said the Union government utilised the balance cess amount of previous fiscal years to compensate states for their revenue losses in 2019-20, besides transferring some money from the Consolidated Fund of India. read more
Jul 25, 2020 06:32
Real growth rate calculations take into account value of production at constant prices. The constant price method is necessary to ensure comparability across time periods. Day to day purchasing power, and therefore demand, is more likely to be a function of current or nominal incomes. read more
Jul 24, 2020 05:51
Among these, investments in 18 have been given final clearance, however, money is disbursed to seven projects, it said after finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman reviewed the progress of the scheme -- ‘Special Window for Affordable and Mid Income Housing’ on Thursday. read more
Jul 23, 2020 20:50
The Super 30 founder, who has shared his views on the pandemic and its impact on students in a book compiled by two alumni of Brunel University London, also said that he had written to the HRD ministry to start a 24x7 TV channel to cater to the needs of lakhs of poor students. read more
Jul 23, 2020 03:40
India’s political economy landscape has two basic contradictions. Agriculture produces less than 15% of the GDP, but employs more than 40% of workers. And just a little over fifty million of India’s 400 million workers pay income taxes. read more
Jul 23, 2020 00:07
Singh was addressing students of the Indian Institute of Management (IIM), Bangalore on Wednesday through video conference. read more
Jul 21, 2020 21:02
Speaking at the India Ideas Summit, finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman said the government has announced a stimulus package totalling 10% of the GDP which was having its impact on economic revival. read more