Telangana Government shifts focus from Kaleshwaram Lift Irrigation Scheme to Palamuru-Rangareddy Lift Irrigation Scheme in Budget
With work on KLIS Links 1 and 2 over, govt to focus on Palamuru-Rangareddy project
North Bloc mandarins headed by former finance secretary S C Garg decided to use older inflated figures of tax collections to work out targets for the current year.
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman in Budget 2019-20 announced that the government would start raising a part of its gross borrowing programme from external markets in foreign currencies.
The delegation was led by the Society's President Jayant Mammen Mathew, executive editor of Malayala Manorama Group.
Ahead of presenting the budget on July 5, Sitharaman carried a red-coloured cloth bag instead of a leather briefcase which went viral on various social media platforms.
Foreign Portfolio Investors (FPI) can register themselves as companies to avoid the super-rich tax surcharge imposed in this year’s budget.
The Finance Bill amendment replaced "an account" to "one or more accounts".
The Finance Bill has raised the surcharge on the super rich the top-end of the income brackets -- for incomes between Rs 2 crore and Rs 5 crore.
The move to increase the minimum statutory limit for FPI investment in a company from 24 percent to sectoral foreign investment cap will alone increase the weight of the country in the EM index.
Rajasthan BJP against state government move to enact fresh laws against mob lynching, honour killing
The saffron party claimed that when strict laws against mob lynching and honour killing are already in existence, it is pointless to bring any fresh law.
‘Only developers who are lean and mean will survive’, says President of National Real Estate Development Council
In the midst of an extended slowdown, the country’s real estate sector has been having a hard time over the past few years.
The government has maintained that it is not specifically targeting overseas investors and that the increase in surcharge applies to individuals and entities.
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman's plan to sell bonds overseas comes as PM Modi faces shrinking options to raise funds.
The budget laid special importance on developing institutional capacities, intelligence strengthening, security, armed forces, welfare of police personnel, implementation of women protection units.
'Budget failed to address issues pertaining to State development and welfare of the poor,' says TDP Supremo and opposition leader Chandrababu Naidu.