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While Buffet stopped short of naming his successor, company vice-chairman Charles Munger named Jain and Abel, who heads Berkshire’s energy business, while talking about possible successors to
The budget has unveiled several measures which will add certainty to taxation policy in the months ahead and help make the country an attractive destination for investors and improve the ease of doing
Dalal Street investors are expected to take the sensex and nifty higher on Monday, after having found nothing that could be termed as devil in the detail in Budget’s fine print.
Mutual fund (MF) investors have something to cheer from the budget. Scheme mergers will no longer be considered as fresh investments, allowing investors to make exits earlier without incurring
The government is looking to replicate the success of the Jan Dhan Yojana with an ambitious social security scheme, which aims to protect the old in their sunset years and provide life and accident
Sebi-FMC marriage a knotty affair  (02 March 05:45 am) 
The merger will require several legislative changes, including amendments to Sebi Act and the Securities Contracts (Regulation) Act.
The Union Budget removes the TDS exemption give to shareholders for their deposits in a cooperative bank.
Government will put up more terminals that accept card payments across villages in its bid to incentivize debit card payments over those made in cash.
When the finance minister referred to funding the unfunded in his budget speech, he said he was focusing on 5.77 crore “own account enterprises”, small outfits ranging from kirana stores to
The Centre might be pushing for more renewable energy, but Delhi’s power distribution companies do not appear to be in any hurry.
CII praises Union Budget  (01 March 10:31 pm) 
The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) has welcomed the Union Budget saying it outlines a comprehensive vision for citizens with strong focus on growth, investment, job creation and social
Jet fuel price was on Sunday hiked by a steep 8.2 per cent while the rates of non-subsidized LPG was increased by Rs 5 per cylinder on firming international oil rates.
The CIL board has given its in-principle approval to East Corridor Railway project that may see an investment of around Rs 2,500 crore to facilitate movement of passengers as well as freight,
In view of rising complaints against it in district consumer forums, retirement fund body EPFO has asked its field formations to focus on these cases.
The government is re-examining auction of coal blocks, bagged by Balco, JSPL and BS Ispat, on some complaints including bidding price, sources said.
Keen to strengthen its presence in the Indian defence sector, Rolls-Royce said it is optimistic about the \'Make in India\' push by the government but indicated it would be a long haul before the
China has launched a massive $79.8 billion infrastructure project in the northwest province of Gansu which will facilitate trade and people exchanges between China and central Asia as part of its
Jet fuel price hiked by 8%  (01 March 03:46 pm) 
The price of Aviation Turbine Fuel (ATF) or jet fuel, used in aircraft, was on Sunday hiked by a steep 8 per cent.
The FM’s proposal to launch a revised gold monetization scheme is expected to increase the supply of gold to the jewellery industry and also for investment. 
For public sector banks, the proposed Bank Board Bureau will help provide autonomy by acting as a buffer between the government and banks.
As is expected on a Budget day, on Saturday too the sensex gyrated between positive and negative territories several times but finally settled with a modest 141 points gain at 29,362 with 23 of its
Five showcase projects, higher pollution tax on coal and a big push to renewable energy sources mark the government’s formula for powering economic growth.
The government is working on a plan to provide a one-time opportunity to those who have black money abroad to pay taxes and repatriate their stash even as finance minister Arun Jaitley unveiled a
As a part of its ‘Act East Policy’ initiative, the government sought to enforce India’s position in Southeast Asia with the announcement that it will facilitate Indian private sector investments
The Finance Bill proposes to increase the threshold limit for applicability of transfer pricing regulations to specified domestic transactions from Rs. 5 crore to Rs. 20 crore.