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Ruchika Chitravanshi

From T V Somanathan to Vivek Joshi, meet FM Sitharaman's Budget team

The July 23 Budget, coming after the general elections, would be watched for coalition compulsions, electoral lessons

From T V Somanathan to Vivek Joshi, meet FM Sitharaman's Budget team
Updated On : 19 Jul 2024 | 11:23 PM IST

Business confidence index improves to 150 in Q1 FY25 from 138 in Q4 FY24

The majority of firms continue to expect the prospects of employment in the next six months of both skilled and unskilled or casual and permanent workers to remain the same as in the past three months

Business confidence index improves to 150 in Q1 FY25 from 138 in Q4 FY24
Updated On : 19 Jul 2024 | 7:22 PM IST

Fiscal headroom should be used to spend on social sector, says Ficci

The economists said the fiscal deficit target for 2024-25 could be slightly lowered, from the 5.1 per cent estimate laid out in the Interim Budget earlier this year

Fiscal headroom should be used to spend on social sector, says Ficci
Updated On : 18 Jul 2024 | 11:44 PM IST

Strong fiscal position likely to enhance India's growth, says ADB

Asian Development Bank keeps FY25 growth projection unchanged at 7%

Strong fiscal position likely to enhance India's growth, says ADB
Updated On : 17 Jul 2024 | 11:18 PM IST

MCA allows multiple KYC updates throughout the year for directors

Earlier, once annual KYC was filed, mobile numbers and email IDs could not be updated till April the next year

MCA allows multiple KYC updates throughout the year for directors
Updated On : 17 Jul 2024 | 10:03 PM IST

IMF raises India's GDP growth forecast by 20 basis points to 7% for FY25

RBI has projected the Indian economy to grow at 7.2 per cent in FY25

IMF raises India's GDP growth forecast by 20 basis points to 7% for FY25
Updated On : 17 Jul 2024 | 8:28 PM IST

ADB keeps India's GDP growth projection for FY25 unchanged at 7%

Projection must be weighed against 'downside risks from weather events and geopolitical shocks', it says

ADB keeps India's GDP growth projection for FY25 unchanged at 7%
Updated On : 17 Jul 2024 | 11:27 AM IST

India pushes for plug-and-play DPI models to keep sovereignty: Report

DPI of countries should be universally applicable, says India's G20 task force report

India pushes for plug-and-play DPI models to keep sovereignty: Report
Updated On : 16 Jul 2024 | 12:14 AM IST

Central processing centre sees better results on forms shifted from RoC

The Ministry of Corporate Affairs plans to shift an additional 14 such forms from the Registrar of Companies (RoC) offices to the CPC by the end of this financial year, sources informed

Central processing centre sees better results on forms shifted from RoC
Updated On : 14 Jul 2024 | 7:16 PM IST

Union Budget 2024-25 likely to relax compliance with Customs rules

Budget may introduce electronic bank guarantee to curb tax leakage

Union Budget 2024-25 likely to relax compliance with Customs rules
Updated On : 12 Jul 2024 | 8:58 PM IST

16th Finance Commission constitutes five-member advisory council

The finance commission, as per the ToR, would also suggest measures needed to augment the Consolidated Fund of a State to supplement the resources of panchayats and municipalities

16th Finance Commission constitutes five-member advisory council
Updated On : 09 Jul 2024 | 9:03 PM IST

Rising focus: Budget push likely for social sector to lift rural demand

Bumper RBI dividend may help govt increase funding

Rising focus: Budget push likely for social sector to lift rural demand
Updated On : 07 Jul 2024 | 11:55 PM IST

FinMin concludes pre-Budget talks with 120 invitees, 10 stakeholder groups

Representatives from agriculture, education, health, MSME, energy, infrastructure sectors were the participants

FinMin concludes pre-Budget talks with 120 invitees, 10 stakeholder groups
Updated On : 07 Jul 2024 | 7:19 PM IST

Paytm management-auditor tussle paves way for financial transparency

The Standard on Auditing (SA) 570 requires the auditor to obtain sufficient appropriate audit evidence that a company is a going concern and will continue its operations for the foreseeable future

Paytm management-auditor tussle paves way for financial transparency
Updated On : 04 Jul 2024 | 10:26 PM IST

More women on boards, but top management tally lags global average

The study found that women in top management positions increased from nearly 14 per cent to about 22 per cent during the same period

More women on boards, but top management tally lags global average
Updated On : 02 Jul 2024 | 11:33 PM IST

Bumper RBI bonus trims April-May fiscal deficit to 3% of FY25 target

Fiscal deficit at Rs 50,615 crore in April-May FY25, according to CGA data

Bumper RBI bonus trims April-May fiscal deficit to 3% of FY25 target
Updated On : 29 Jun 2024 | 12:24 AM IST

RBI bonus trims April-May fiscal deficit to 3% of entire FY25 target

The fiscal deficit in the corresponding period last year was 11.8 per cent of the budget estimates at Rs 2.1 trillion

RBI bonus trims April-May fiscal deficit to 3% of entire FY25 target
Updated On : 28 Jun 2024 | 9:00 PM IST

NFRA second inspection of Big five firms shows signs of improvement

One of the more serious issues raised by the NFRA in its report is about violation of Section 144 of the Companies Act, which prohibits firms from providing certain non-audit services to audit clients

NFRA second inspection of Big five firms shows signs of improvement
Updated On : 27 Jun 2024 | 11:41 PM IST

FY25 GDP growth may come close to 7.5%: NCAER's Monthly Economic Review

Growth projections have been upgraded by various other agencies as well, with the median projection at 6.9 per cent

FY25 GDP growth may come close to 7.5%: NCAER's Monthly Economic Review
Updated On : 26 Jun 2024 | 11:39 PM IST

Water stress can take a toll on India's sovereign credit strength: Moody's

It can affect industries that heavily consume water, such as coal power generators, steel manufacturing, Moody's says

Water stress can take a toll on India's sovereign credit strength: Moody's
Updated On : 25 Jun 2024 | 11:50 PM IST