PRE BUDGET

  • Arun Jaitley to meet state finance ministers on Monday June 6, 2014

    Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will meet his state counterparts on Monday as part of prebudget consultations and also discuss progress towards the proposed Goods and Services Tax (GST). Jaitley is scheduled to present the Union Budget early next month. He will hold consultations with the finance ministers of states and Union...
  • FICCI delegation meets FM; suggests prebudget measures June 1, 2014

    New Delhi: A FICCI delegation on Sunday called on new Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and suggested to him that the government declare as a policy that retrospective action shall not be resorted to, except in rarest cases. A slew of prebudget suggestions by the industry body also included implementation of comprehensive...
  • PreBudget meetings with Pranab begin today January 11, 2012

    New Delhi: Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee will start preBudget consultations with various stakeholders from Wednesday. The first meeting is with agriculturalists. It will be followed by a series of interactions with sectoral experts, industry captains and economists over the next three weeks to get their feedback and inputs for considering...
  • PreBudget meetings with Pranab from Wednesday January 10, 2012

    New Delhi: Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee will start preBudget consultations with various stakeholders from Wednesday. The first meeting is with agriculturalists. It will be followed by a series of interactions with sectoral experts, industry captains and economists over the next three weeks to get their feedback and inputs for considering...
  • Brokers' reaction mixed preBudget February 28, 2007

    Mumbai: In what some consider a slightly alarming trend, the markets have not had a positive outlook, ending in red just a day before the budget. All the BSE sector indices closed in red and the downward swing has been attributed to selling pressure in stocks across sectors. Heavy selling was...
  • Bihar to present economic survey first February 10, 2007

    New Delhi: Before the month long budget session commencing from February 23, Bihar government will come out with an economic survey. "Bihar will be the first state to present a prebudget economic survey in the country," as quoted by PTI, said the Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi who also...
  • 10yrtax break urged for STPs December 12, 2006

    New Delhi: Software technology parks (STP) should be exempted from taxes for another 10 years to encourage the IT sector, the National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) said in a prebudget memorandum Tuesday. The tax exemption for the STPs for another decade will enable IT companies to adjust to...