Finance Minister announces new tax refund scheme, easy credit to boost exports
The proposed Remission of Duties or Taxes on Export Product (RoDTEP) scheme will come into force from January 1, 2020.
MoS Finance Anurag Thakur heckled at ACMA event
Thakur was seeking inputs from industry players on the reasons behind the slowdown.
Government ask banks to approach NCLT as last resort
Minister of State for Finance and Corporate Affairs Anurag Thakur said NCLT route should...
Next set of announcements from FM to touch on real estate sector: Anurag Thakur
Announcements could be expected as early as next couple of days or by next week at most
GST rate cut on auto, other products to be political call
The officials doubt whether tax cut will really address the real reasons behind the slowdown in auto sector.
Auto industry seeks government help in smooth transition to BS-VI emission norms
Speaking at the annual convention of the ACMA, SIAM President Rajan Wadhera said vehicle manufacturers were on track to meet stricter emission norms.
Auto players should also take up GST rate cut demand with state FMs: MoS Finance
Automobile and component manufacturers have been seeking GST cut on automobiles to 18 per cent from 28 per cent to help the sector come out of a prolonged slump that has resulted in job losses.
Government to announce two big steps to boost industry
The government has decided to increase spending and has announced a slew of measures to arrest the sluggishness in the automobile market, she told a press conference here.
Assam Chief Minister asks finance ministry to increase the presence of banks in rural areas
The CM pointed out that setting up of bank branches in the remote areas especially in tea garden areas besides empowering the rural populace financially will lead to greater financial inclusion.
NPA tag for 738 loan accounts in 2018-19: Anurag Thakur
These accounts had an exposure of Rs 100 crore or more with state-run banks, MoS for finance tells Lok Sabha.
Ready to discuss reduction in commodity transaction tax: Anurag Thakur
Thakur said it was high time that India becomes a price setter than price taker.
FM meets realtors, homebuyers; govt assures steps to boost liquidity, demand
The finance minister on Sunday held two separate meetings -- the first with the two apex realtors' industry bodies CREDAI and NAREDCO, and the second with homebuyer associations.
Modi visited by 'very special friend' in Parliament; Omar Abdullah, Anurag Thakur react
The Prime Minister took to Instagram to share pictures with a baby .
Pendency of indirect tax appeal cases down 61% in 2 years: MoS Finance Anurag Thakur
With regard to direct taxes, as many as 3.41 lakh cases were pending before commissioner (appeal), while 92,205 cases were pending before the Income Tax Appellate Tribunal (ITAT) as on March 31, 2019.
Watch: Anurag Thakur, Hema Malini take part in 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyan' in Parliament premises
Delhi: BJP MPs including Minister of State (Finance) Anurag Thakur and Hema Malini take part in 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyan' in Parliament premis...
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