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Budget 2018: Incentives likely for employers who hire women workers

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley is likely to announce a slew of benefits to boost employment, particularly for women, in the Union Budget to be tabled in Parliament on Thursday. Read more

Budget 2018: Allocation for PMRPY jobs scheme may be halved to Rs 5 bn

The finance ministry may likely trim budgetary support towards the Pradhan Mantri Rojgar Protsahan Yojana (PMRPY) scheme, a flagship programme for incentivising job creation, substantially for the present fiscal year in the Union Budget to be presented on Thursday. Read more

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First Published: Jan 31 2018 | 2:37 AM IST

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