“Economy Was In Terrible Hands Under UPA”: Arun Jaitley

“Economy Was In Terrible Hands Under UPA”: Arun Jaitley

Arun Jaitley said the economy was in the hands of a “terrible doctor” under UPA. (File) NEW DELHI:  Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today slammed his predecessor P Chidambaram for being a know-all living under false illusion, and said the economy was...
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Health Insurance Scheme Will Be Implemented This Year, Says Arun Jaitley

Health Insurance Scheme Will Be Implemented This Year, Says Arun Jaitley

Arun Jaitley announced the healthcare scheme in the Union Budget 2018 NEW DELHI:  The National Health Protection Scheme under which Rs. 5 lakh medical insurance cover will be provided annually to 10 crore families, announced in the Union Budget 2018, will ...
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No Worries About Fiscal Slippages, Rising Oil Prices, Says Arun Jaitley

No Worries About Fiscal Slippages, Rising Oil Prices, Says Arun Jaitley

Assessment should not be made based on hypothetical situation concerning crude prices, said Mr Jaitley. New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said the fiscal situation should be comfortable next financial year and there are no worries at the moment r...
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Making sense of the Budget: Here are 10 charts that will help

Making sense of the Budget: Here are 10 charts that will help

The union budget is the most awaited economic exercise of the year. Thursday’s budget will be the last full budget of the Narendra Modi government before the 2019 elections. This also increases its political significance. Here are 10 charts which...
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Toshiba completes sale of Westinghouse claims, replenishes finances

Toshiba completes sale of Westinghouse claims, replenishes finances

TOKYO (Reuters) – Toshiba Corp (6502.T) said on Tuesday it has completed the sale of its claims against bankrupt U.S. nuclear unit Westinghouse Electric Co LLC, a move that allows the Japanese conglomerate to replenish its depleted capital base and...
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Fiscal Consolidation Plan Likely To Continue: Report

Fiscal Consolidation Plan Likely To Continue: Report

The government is likely to stick to the medium-term fiscal consolidation plan by targeting 2018-19 fiscal deficit at 3 per cent of GDP, a Deutsche Bank report says. According to the global financial services major, the fiscal deficit target for...
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