Tamilnadu-based City Union Bank celebrated its 116th Foundation Day here. The event saw the participation of Finance Minister, Nirmala Sitharaman and MD and CEO of City Union Bank (CUB), N Kamakodi. Continue Reading
The negotiations between India and the US on a trade deal are going in “full speed”, said Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and expressed hope that an agreement will be structured soon. The ongoing trade deal negotiations briefly came up… Continue Reading
Investors can find no better place in the world than India that has a democracy loving and capitalist respecting environment, Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has said. Continue Reading
The US’ corporate sector has lauded the Indian government for substantially slashing the income tax rate to 25.17 per cent, saying the move will reverse the economic slowdown and allow global companies a “good option” for growing their manufacturing base in the country.
In a major fiscal booster, the government today slashed effective corporate tax to 25.17 per cent inclusive of all cess and surcharges for domestic companies.
The government today issued an ordinance to ban e-cigarettes, making the production, import, export, transport, sale or advertisements of such ”alternative” smoking devices a cognizable offence attracting jail term and fine. Continue Reading
The government today announced a Rs 10,000 crore special window to provide last-mile funding for completion of ongoing housing projects which are not NPAs or facing bankruptcy proceedings under NCLT. Continue Reading
Telugu Desam Party president N Chandrababu Naidu on Tuesday requested Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman to continue the name of Andhra Bank if its amalgamation with other banks was inevitable. Continue Reading
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman allayed fears of job losses following the proposed merger of public sector banks, saying not even one employee shall be removed following the amalgamation. Continue Reading
Common citizens on Saturday expressed displeasure through social media while ruling YSR Congress wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, opposing merger of Andhra Bank with other banks, saying it hurt the sentiments of Telugu people. Continue Reading