Tag: Arun Jaitley

Budget 2018: Jatley presents election year budget

ewsroom24x6 Network New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today presented the budget for 2018-19 on expected lines it being the election year. The pro-senior citizen budget significantly proposes health insurance for half a billion people. Under the new Budget, corporate tax will come down for majority of companies. jaitley also announced the ambitious goal of

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Stressed assets with banks are unique opportunity for asset reconstruction companies and private equity firms: Arun Jaitley

Newsroom24x7 Staff New Delhi: Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today stated that the opportunities presented by the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code (IBC) framework and Government’s emphasis on resolution represent a unique opportunity for Asset Reconstruction Companies (ARCs) and Private Equity firms (PE). At a meeting today with leading ARCs and PE firms focused on stressed

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Income Tax Day 2017: FM calls for expansion of the tax base in a non-intrusive manner

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: Union Minister for Finance, Corporate Affairs and Defence Arun Jaitley has underscored the thrust of the present NDA Government for setting-up an internationally competitive tax regime with a stable policy and a non-adversarial tax administration. The Finance Minister was addressing the Officers and Staff of the ITD at a function organised

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GST: Modi, Jaitley hail landmark Tax reform, congratulate people

Newsroom24x7 Staff Finance Minister Arun Jaitley’s response in Rajya Sabha with respect to discussion on the Finance Bill 2017, March 29, 2017 New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has congratulated the countrymen on the passage of GST Bill. In a separate message Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley also has congratulated every trader, producer and consumer

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Modi has failed to meet any of his big promises, bringing back black money stashed abroad is a case in point: Ram Jethmalani

Newsroom24x7 Staff Bhopal: Member of Parliament and senior Supreme Court advocate Ram Jathmalani today said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi has failed to fulfill any of the big promises he made to the people of India. One of the great promises was ending corruption, Jethmalani pointed out. He was speaking to media-persons in the State

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Budget 2017: Changing the narrative, another opportunity lost!

Exclusive Column: Thinking Beyond Anoop Swarup We have all missed the wood for the trees once again. Post-independence successive governments have never ever seriously attempted or even thought of a surgical strike at the very ‘root and cause of the rot’ by striving for an educated, healthy and merit based classless society. Unfortunately, the stark

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Budget 2017: From rural loan waiver to seamless flow of credit to farmers

Newsroom24x7 Staff New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today in his budget speech proposed a budgeted kitty of Rs 10 lakh crore for extending seamless agriculture credit. The BJP rode the  crest of popularity and has registered electoral success in successive elections on ‘rin mukti’ (rural loan waiver) plank 1989-90 onwards, the Modi government at

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Government withdraws Controversial EPF Tax proposal

Newsroom24x7 Staff   New Delhi: India’s Finance Minister Arun Jaitley gave a short speech in the Lok Sabha today to announce the roll-back of the controversial Employees Provident Fund (EPF) Tax. The government would go for a “comprehensive review” of the EPF Tax proposal, Jaitley told the House. The Budget proposal to tax EPF last

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Budget 2016-17: India has held ground despite slowdown in global growth says Jaitley

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley began presenting the Budget for the financial year 2016-17 in Parliament today by pointing out that amidst slowdown in global growth and trade the Indian economy has held its ground firmly and the growth of GDP has accelerated to 7.6%. The Finance Minister told the House

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India gets an invite from Nepal to assist in setup of Infra Bank

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi : Nepal government in keen to include India’s presence in infrastructure build-up in Nepal. This was indicated by the recent move taken by Nepal in seeking assistance from India for setting up Infrastructure Bank in Nepal. Nepal FM met his Indian counterpart this Monday and expressed desire for getting guidance and

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AAP files a 2000-page reply to Jaitley’s defamation case today

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi : Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), which was faced with defamation case against Kejriwal and Co. filed by none other than the finance Minister himself, Arun Jaitley, are finally ready to reply. Having pondered over the issue, and amidst series of retaliations in media and social networking sites, the Kejriwal-led AAP has inked

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Jaitley appears in court for his case against Kejriwal and Co.

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi : Pursuing his complaint, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley appeared in a Delhi court on Tuesday and reiterated his claim that Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and his colleagues from his AAP (Aam aadmi Party) — five other AAP leaders, have made ‘false and defamatory’ statements bringing damage to his reputation. Jaitley

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Arun Jaitley walks the talk, sues Kejriwal and Co.

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi : First a blog, then a clarification on media, then an explanation in parliament, and finally a defamation case aginst Kejriwal and Co. — Finance Minister has walked his talk in denying all allegations made against him with reference to DDCA. Arun Jaitley today, few minutes ago, filed defamation case against Kejriwal,

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Jaitley replies to AAP’s allegations

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi : Replying to Arvind Kejriwal and Aam Aadmi party’s allegations, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley wrote a blog post titled ‘Falsehood as Free Speech’ on Facebook bashing Chief Minister of Delhi Arvind Kejriwal. Finance Minister totally rejected charges of corruption and claimed that the allegations of corruption were wrong while it

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