The govt got the Budget for fiscal year beginning Apr 1 passed in Lok Sabha without discussion by applying the guillotine process.
The regional elections' results are expected to be a barometer of public mood in run up to the 2019 elections, likely to be independent India's murkiest political battle.
Skoda said it will increase prices across its entire model range by up to Rs 35,000 from March 1 to pass on the impact of custom duties announced in the Union budget.
With the debate on the fiscal burden of the NHPS continuing, a report has pegged the cost of the new healthcare plan under Rs 12,000 crore per annum.
"For example, the Bureau of Indian Standards is working on regulatory guidelines to make hallmarking mandatory," the report said.
The IMF has welcomed the fiscal deficit target set by India in its annual budget and noted that the country is returning to the path of gradual fiscal consolidation.
The Government has set a target of Dec 2018 to develop 10 iconic sites in the country and 100 monuments to international standards, Culture Minister Mahesh Sharma said.
Chidambaram said that the chorus of dissent against the 2018-19 budget has grown and even economists of the govt and the RBI Governor have spoken against its provisions.
The mutual funds industry does not see any reduction in the inflows of funds after the proposal of LTCG and dividend distribution tax (DDT), an official said.
Piyush Goyal said providing Rs 5 lakh cover for 10 crore people under the govt's 'Ayushman Bharat' insurance scheme is an "ambitious" project but not an "impossible" one.
Acquires Cynosure Inc and Cynosure Interface Solutions for $31mn and Rs13cr respectively
To add platform capabilities in the insurance segment which contributes 15% of total business
The Acquisition is expected to close within the next 3 months
Sells Essar Steel loan to Deutsche Bank
Has sold its $385 mn Foreign currency loan extended to Essar Steel
Bank has taken a 38% haircut
Rs 1600 cr is expected earnings to the bank from the deal
Economic Times Reports
To Sell 50% stake in prime Mumbai office assets to Blackstone for $1.3bn
The co is also in discussions to sell its residential and commercial projects in Chennai
To convene shareholder’s meet on 23rd March in regard to the proposed divestment
Gets Order Worth Rs 230 Cr From NTPC
To perform the pressure part metallurgy upgradation for 3 660MW super critical steam generators
Will help NTPC commission the 3x 660MW plant started 12years
Declared L1 bidder for EPC Project in UP worth Rs 677cr from NHAI
The completion period for the project is 30 months