Nirmala Sitharaman

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Sitharaman bets on growth to overcome Covid crunch in Union Budget 2021-22

2021-02-04T13:01:45+00:00February 1st, 2021|The Big Story - India Global Business|

The Indian Finance Minister has balanced the need for fiscal prudence with the imperatives of pushing consumption and demand with a renewed focus on spending big on infrastructure and healthcare – without unduly burdening the economy with new taxes.

Finance Minister tells CPSEs to put more efforts to achieve the target of 75 per cent CAPEX by Q3

2020-12-01T04:45:22+00:00November 30th, 2020|India Inc Views - India Global Business, News in Brief|

In financial year (FY) 2020-21, against the capital expenditure (CAPEX) target of Rs 61,483 crore for 10 Central Public Sector Enterprises (CPSEs) belonging to Ministries of Power, Mines and Department of Atomic Energy, the achievement was 39.4 per cent, Finance Ministry said in a statement here on Friday.

Renewed focus on UK’s capital market potential in India’s green growth

2020-11-06T06:40:29+00:00November 1st, 2020|India Inc Views - India Global Business, Special Report - India Global Business|

The 10th UK-India Economic and Financial Dialogue (EFD) between UK Chancellor of the Exchequer Rishi Sunak and Indian Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has brought fresh vigour into closer finance and investment alignment between the two countries.