Meanwhile, the Sensex soared 404.46 points, or 1.49 per cent, to 27,531.36 in early trade.
The Asian rebound came after news the US economy added 287,000 jobs last month, well above median forecasts and recovering from a very weak May report.
Jaitley said that the government had taken many steps in the direction of checking black money in last two years and previous governments in the last 65 years had almost done nothing.
Portugal has trading ties with Britain and the EU and has good relationships with its ex-colonies and many countries in Africa, it would be useful for India to tap Portugal as a base in Europe, says Naushad Forbes
Decline in India’s female labour force participation rate an area of concern.
Air India Chairman and Managing Director Ashwani Lohani said the move is aimed at providing relief to the passengers from last minute sky-rocketing fares and also to fill the vacant seats.
WTO statistics show that global trade growth has slowed significantly since 2008, from an average of over 7 per cent per annum between 1990 and 2008, to less than 3 per cent between 2009 and 2015.
In a big fares revision, Air India on Sunday matched Rajdhani II A fares on Delhi-Mumbai, Delhi-Chennai, Delhi-Bengaluru, Delhi-Kolkata and vice-versa sector within four hours of departure.
Under Tariff Rate Quota Scheme, government allows imports of four products, including maize (corn), at concessional rates of customs duty.
The All-Asia Executive Team rankings 2016, the survey had 1,394 investment professionals from 582 financial institutions participating in it.
Essar Power turned around a profit of Rs 39 crore in 2015/16 against a net loss of Rs 684 crore 2014/15 and expects to close the year with a net income of Rs 550 crore
Arun Jaitley said the action being initiated by G-20 countries coupled with "technological intervention" will make it difficult to keep black money both at home and outside the country.
The 'Panama Papers' leaks contain an unprecedented amount of information, including more than 11 million documents covering 2,10,000 companies in 21 offshore jurisdictions.
After serving for seven years as a Whole Time Member at Sebi, Prashant Saran retired last month while the tenure of one more WTM will end soon.
Diageo, to whom Mallya-led UB Group had sold majority control in United Spirits Ltd in 2013, had conducted an extensive due diligence before buying the shares.
He described Subrahmanyan, currently Whole Time Director, Deputy Managing Director and President at L&T, as the "brightest that we have got" and said he was being mentored extensively across all the major businesses.
The Department of Animal Husbandry under the aegis of Agriculture Ministry is holding a series of discussion with private players in this regard.
During the year, the bank introduced digital innovations including loans at ATMs, missed called recharge and 10 second personal loan.
In the fiscal 2015-16, the company which clocked revenue of USD 336.1 million, had earned 50 per cent revenue from hotels and packages and the remaining from air ticket sales.
So far, three tranches of the bonds have been issued amounting to about Rs 1,322 crore and the fourth one is expected by July 18.