Anil Sasi is a Senior Editor with the Indian Express and writes on business and finance issues. He has worked with The Hindu Business Line and Business Standard and is an alumnus of Delhi University.
Jaitley said that the effective collection of corporate tax was about 23 per cent.
To give growth a fillip and create more jobs, Jaitley walked the tightrope and deftly increasing infrastructure spends.
Many announcements from the Budget presented on July 10 have been implemented such as Swachh Bharat, financial inclusion and an expenditure management commission.
The project for developing the Android ‘secure wrapper’ is being taken up as a national security initiative as nearly 50% of the mobiles phone users in the country use the Android platform.
RIL has a series of ongoing arbitration actions against the government.
PSUs asked to hike IEBR projections, could enable Centre walk fiscal tightrope.
Except for a few big cities, distribution network is controlled by state utilities.
BHEL on Thursday announced a sharp 69 per cent drop in third quarter net profit at Rs 212.6 crore, hit by lower revenue and operating income.
The audit seeks to verify if the equipment that the distribution companies claim exists physically is actually deployed on the ground.
Substitution of hazardous ‘process’ with ‘substance’ faces flak.
R&D facility to help social networking giant provide ‘compelling advertisements’.
Inflated role ascribed to private sector investment; Weak PSB financials to restrict fund flow.
The first unit of the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project of 1,000 MWe capacity was connected to the grid in October 2013.
Investors who have invested more than 2 year money in debt funds through gilt funds.
Prasad talks about his biggest task being that of restoring confidence in the scam-hit sector.
The comparative cost of setting up a supercritical-technology based thermal power project is around Rs 6 crore per mega watt.
Section 17(b) allows operators to claim damages from vendors if a nuclear incident is caused by ‘patent or latent defect’ in supply of equipment or services.
Price control issue may come up for discussion during US President’s visit.
Indian negotiators have also been told to wrap up time-bound “project proposals”.
Over last two years, transaction values have shot up 11-fold
Increased penetration of BOSS is expected to have an incremental impact on Govt's Digital India plan.
Multiple ‘rules of origin’ norms & ‘negative lists’ creating problems.
This, according to data on the CEA website, is being consistently being done across months.
The turnaround is significant as India has been steadily losing ground to Bangladesh, Vietnam and Indonesia in the US market.
The policy has proposed developing six metropolitan airports as major international hubs.
Currently e-commerce firms host 3rd party merchants on their websites and customers buy goods from them.
Russia, Mexico, Brazil, Japan on radar; bid to cut US market risk.
The Press Information Bureau on Tuesday also launched a webpage to mark ‘Good Governance Day’.
Wardha-Nizamabad-Hyderabad transmission line in limbo since 2010.
This has been cited as one of the reasons for the delays and localisation is being considered for quicker project execution at cheaper costs.
Combined with states where the Congress is part of a ruling coalition, this goes up to 15 per cent of the country’s population — again a historic low.
CEA has not notified approved lines, bid process cannot commence.
The challenge for developers, though, is how to run these newly commissioned projects, as nearly all of them are facing fuel shortages.
India’s BPO industry employs over 10 lakh people and contributes to around 25 per cent of the total IT/ITeS exports revenue from the country.
The reactor was stopped for mandatory tests prior to the start of commercial power generation.
Industry insiders concede that official numbers could be much lower than the actual deaths that take place deep inside the mines.