New Delhi/IBNS: The Department of Economic Affairs, Ministry of Finance, Government of India and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) India have launched the Sustainable Finance Collaborative (SFC). The three-day consultation was held with the objective of bringing together leading experts and organizations to work together to boost the country’s efforts on mobilizing sustainable and green finance.
New Delhi/UNI: On the occasion of the first death anniversary of former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday, the Finance Ministry highlighted 'positive changes brought forth under the Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime.'
New Delhi/IBNS: Refuting media reports, the Ministry of Finance has said India's financial year has not been extended till June this year when the nation is fighting against the COVID19 outbreak.
New Delhi, Oct 31 (IBNS): The Indian government on Wednesday said the autonomy for the Central Bank, within the framework of the RBI Act, is an essential and accepted governance requirement.
New Delhi, Jan 17 (IBNS): The Union Ministry of Finance said on Wednesday that in December, the Central government had announced that it will raise additional market borrowing of Rs 50,000 crore through dated Government securities in the current financial year, 2017-18.
New Delhi, Dec 12 (IBNS): Apprehensions about the negative effects of certain tax demands on the Software Industry are without basis, the Union Ministry of Finance said in a release on Tuesday.
New Delhi, Oct 11 (IBNS): The Union Ministry of Finance said on Wednesday that the provisional figures of Direct Tax collections up to September, 2017 show that net collections totaled Rs. 3.86 lakh crore, which is 15.8 per cent higher than the net collections for the corresponding period of last year.
New Delhi, Aug 23 (IBNS) : India is all set to get Rs 200 notes, for the first time ever as the Finance Ministry issued a notification on Wednesday making it a legal tender and paving the way for its circulation.
New Delhi, Jan 14 (IBNS): The Ministry of Finance on Saturday said the government respected the 'independence and autonomy' of the Reserve Bank of India.
New Delhi, Jan 9 (IBNS): Union Finance Arun Jaitley said on Monday that indirect and direct tax collection has gone up during the first three quarters of the current fiscal despite demonetisation in November, according to media reports.
New Delhi, Nov 24 (IBNS): The over the counter exchange of old 500 and 1000 INR notes, which have been banned by the government in order to curb black money from the market, will be stopped from Thursday midnight, reports said.