arun jaitley


GST anti-evasion: Cess likely on pan masala at mfg stage

Jan 21 2018

As per the amendment, compensation cess would be levied on the presumptive capacity of production declared by a manufacturer to GST authorities, sources told PTI.

'Jaitley should contain fiscal deficit in Budget 2018-19'

Jan 21 2018

Jaitley should try to achieve the fiscal deficit target and take more steps to implement projs efficiently in the forthcoming Budget, Srinivasan said.

Commerce ministry for removal of sunset clause for SEZs

Jan 21 2018

The commerce ministry has pitched for continuation of tax incentives being enjoyed by units in SEZs with a view to boost shipments and job creation, a govt official said.

WEF preps for Modi mantra with tastes of India, twists of yoga

Jan 21 2018

Modi is the first Indian Prime Minister to attend Davos meeting in about 20 years since H D Deve Gowda in 1997.

ONGC to buy government's 51.11% stake in HPCL for Rs 36,915 cr

Jan 20 2018

State-run ONGC will acquire the government's 51.11 per cent equity share-holding in Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd (HPCL) at a consideration of Rs 36,915 crore.

Jaitley offers pre-Budget 'halwa' to Finance Ministry officials

Jan 20 2018

Following the Indian tradition of having something sweet before setting out on an auspicious work, the Finance Ministry here performed the "halwa" ceremony.

UDAN: Viability gap funding to get 3-year exemption from GST

Jan 18 2018

The GST Council decided to provide a three-year GST exemption for viability gap funding given under the regional air connectivity scheme.

GST Council discusses making return filing process simpler

Jan 18 2018

Jaitley said the next meeting of the Council may consider bringing items like crude oil, natural gas, petrol, diesel, ATF and real estate within the GST purview.

RITES files papers with Sebi to raise Rs 600 cr via IPO

Jan 17 2018

State-owned RITES has filed draft papers with markets regulator Sebi to raise an estimated Rs 600 crore through an initial share sale.

Govt may abolish dividend distribution tax in budget: EY

Jan 15 2018

The finance ministry may consider taxing dividend in the hands of shareholders and do away with the dividend distribution tax in the Budget to be unveiled on February 1.

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HPCL may acquire MRPL in cash and share swap deal

HPCL may buyout ONGC shares which is worth roughly Rs 16,000 Cr

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Gets four orders worth Rs 871 Cr

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Gets Rs 282 Cr order from APTRANSCO to supply, construct substations

To also set up associated transmission line work for APTRANSCO

Gets Rs 100-cr order from Bangladesh power co, Nepal’s electricity body

Order includes 400 KV double circuit transmission line from Bangladesh

Nepal order includes setting up of 132 KV Transmission Line 

Gets Rs 123 Cr order from CORE to commission rail electrification work

Gets pipeline augmentation work in Rajasthan for Rs 366 Cr from a pvt client


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