Making sense of the Budget: Here are 10 charts that will help

Making sense of the Budget: Here are 10 charts that will help

The union budget is the most awaited economic exercise of the year. Thursday’s budget will be the last full budget of the Narendra Modi government before the 2019 elections. This also increases its political significance. Here are 10 charts which...
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Toshiba completes sale of Westinghouse claims, replenishes finances

Toshiba completes sale of Westinghouse claims, replenishes finances

TOKYO (Reuters) – Toshiba Corp (6502.T) said on Tuesday it has completed the sale of its claims against bankrupt U.S. nuclear unit Westinghouse Electric Co LLC, a move that allows the Japanese conglomerate to replenish its depleted capital base and...
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Fiscal Consolidation Plan Likely To Continue: Report

Fiscal Consolidation Plan Likely To Continue: Report

The government is likely to stick to the medium-term fiscal consolidation plan by targeting 2018-19 fiscal deficit at 3 per cent of GDP, a Deutsche Bank report says. According to the global financial services major, the fiscal deficit target for...
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GST Rate Changed For 29 Goods, 53 Categories Of Services

GST Rate Changed For 29 Goods, 53 Categories Of Services

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said the new rates will be effective January 25 HIGHLIGHTS New rates will be take effect from January 25, says finance minister GST Council considers simplification of return filing process In next meet, bringing petroleum under.....
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At GST Meet, Nandan Nilekani’s Masterclass On Simplifying Returns

At GST Meet, Nandan Nilekani’s Masterclass On Simplifying Returns

  Arun Jaitley said the GST council would take a decision on simplifying returns at the next meeting NEW DELHI: Infosys chairman Nandan Nilekani, brought in by the government to simplify the process of filing GST returns, made a long...
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Bitcoin should not be seen as a way to evade tax: Unocoin founder

Bitcoin should not be seen as a way to evade tax: Unocoin founder

Bitcoin may be in for a “correction” in terms of its price in the first or second quarter of 2018 but will end the year selling at a higher rate, according to the Indo-Canadian co-founder of Indian Bitcoin company Unocoin....
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