Union Finance Minister

Nirmala Sitharaman to table three Bills in Rajya Sabha today

Union Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia will be tabling the Bill to amend the Airports Economic Regulatory Authority of India Act, 2008.

published on : 4th August 2021

Maharashtra CM urges Sitharaman to order disbursement of 50 per cent insured amount to flood-hit people

Thackeray reminded Sitharaman that there has been a precedent that the Centre issues such instructions as seen during the floods in Jammu and Kashmir and Kerala.

published on : 29th July 2021

Ukku leaders urge Nirmala Sitharaman to reconsider Vishakhapatnam Steel Plant privatisation

The Visakha Ukku Parirakshana Porata Committee leaders also brought to Nirmala Sitharaman's notice that the steel plant will earn profits if captive mines are allocated to it. 

published on : 24th July 2021

Kerala Finance Minister demands moratorium on loan repayments amid pandemic woes

Balagopal raised the demand for a moratorium as well as immediate payment of GST compensation dues and other issues during his meeting with Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman.

published on : 15th July 2021

Nirmala Sitharaman urges students to 'focus on new areas opened up by government'

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said sectors such as space and atomic energy can 'immediately benefit' from positive thoughts and fresh skill sets.

published on : 20th March 2021

Finance Minister Sitharaman: Insolvency code suspension can be extended to March 31

The finance minister, who also holds the corporate affairs portfolio, said the suspension of Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code could be extended from December 25 up to March 31, 2021.

published on : 22nd December 2020

There was no 'Quattrocchi' in Rafale deal: Jaitley retorts to Rahul Gandhi jibe

Jaitley, who is the BJP's election in-charge for Gujarat, was referring to Ottavio Quattrocchi, the Italian businessman believed to be involved in the Bofors scam.

published on : 25th November 2017