Two years after it announced plans to reduce corporate tax rate, the government said any such reduction can come after the spread of personal income tax is increased.
To boost people-to-people ties, India has further liberalized the visa policy to make it easier for Afghans visiting India.
India is likely to within months name advisers for its planned listing of five state-run general insurers to raise as much as $1.6 billion this year, bankers said.
India plans to form a giant national oil company by combining other state-owned firms, finance minister Arun Jaitley said.
Handing cash to Indians rather than providing the poor with cheap food or guaranteed jobs would nearly eradicate poverty but at a cost of 4 to 5 percent of GDP..
Two coastal economic zones will be created as part of the Sagarmala project in Andhra Pradesh, Union Minister for Road Transport, Highways and Shipping Nitin Gadkari said
Amartya Sen termed note ban as an unguided "missile" fired "unilaterally" by the government without adhering to the democratic conventions.
Amit Mitra said "many issues needed to be resolved to make an ideal Goods and Services Tax".
The Securities and Exchange Board of India announced new measures for exchanges listing on a rival bourse to resolve any potential conflicts of interest.