Budget Expectations 2022: More Funds to Ed-Tech Start-Ups, Better E-Learning Infra in Education

Budget Expectations 2022: More Funds to Ed-Tech Start-Ups, Better E-Learning Infra in Education

The education section has witnessed a drastic transformation since the outbreak of Covid-19 pandemic in 2020. Mushrooming of ed-tech start-ups, shift to online classes, new software and video conferencing technologies and learning apps were tangible changes witnessed in the education ecosystem. The Centre had cut the education budget by 6% last year, amounting to a […]

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Budget 2022: Income Tax on Cryptocurrency, Other Changes Investors can Expect

Budget 2022: Income Tax on Cryptocurrency, Other Changes Investors can Expect

Budget 2022 Expectations: The Union Budget 2022 is just days away with the government announcing that finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman will present this year’s Budget at the Parliament on February `1. The Budget session will kick off on January 31 and will be held in two parts. Before the Budget session begins, business sectors across India […]

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Budget 2022: Telecom Companies Demand Waiver of GST on Licence Fees; Know More

Budget 2022: Telecom Companies Demand Waiver of GST on Licence Fees; Know More

Budget Expectations: Ahead of the Budget session, telecom operators, among many others, have sent its recommendations to the central government regarding its demands. The telecom operators, which include leading companies, have asked the government for a refund of input tax credit, or ITC, of around Rs 35,000 crore as per reports. It has also demanded that […]

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PM's Meet with Startups: 5 Key Things Narendra Modi Said During His Interaction

PM’s Meet with Startups: 5 Key Things Narendra Modi Said During His Interaction

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday, January 15, interacted with startups across different sectors including enterprise systems, space, industry 4.0, security, fintech, environment and others. as many as 150 startups were a part of this conference, and gave presentations to the Prime Minister on six themes. These included — Growing from Roots; Nudging the DNA; From Local […]

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PM Modi Pegs Startups as Backbone of New India, Declares Jan 16 as National Startup Day

PM Modi Pegs Startups as Backbone of New India, Declares Jan 16 as National Startup Day

PM Modi Interacts With Startups: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday interacted with over 150 startups across different sectors. The Prime Minister, during his interaction via video conferencing, said that startups are going to be the backbone of new India. He added that from now on, January 16 is going to be celebrated as National Startup […]

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PM Modi to Meet Startups Today to Discuss How to Boost Startup Ecosystem in India

PM Modi to Meet Startups Today to Discuss How to Boost Startup Ecosystem in India

PM Modi’s Interaction with Startups: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in a bid to understand the contribution of startups towards the country, is set to interact with more than 150 startups across various sectors. This will be done on Saturday, January 15 at 10:30 am via video conferencing, the Prime Minister’s Office said in a press […]

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Union Budget 2022: From Colonial India to 1991 Reforms, A Look at the Journey of India's Financial Plan

Union Budget 2022: From Colonial India to 1991 Reforms, A Look at the Journey of India’s Financial Plan

Come February 1 and Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will present the Union Budget 2022 as India reels under a fresh wave of coronavirus driven by the Omicron variant. On Friday, the ministry of parliamentary affairs said in a statement: “The Union Budget for 2022-23 will be laid in the Rajya Sabha after its presentation in […]

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Budget 2022: Amendments in Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code Likely for Faster Resolution

Budget 2022: Amendments in Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code Likely for Faster Resolution

Budget 2022 Expectations: The Union Budget session is set to start from January 31 and Union finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman will present the Budget on February 1, the ministry of parliament affairs said in a statement on Friday, January 14. This year, among many other key decisions, the government is likely to take up the Insolvency and […]

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Infra Vaani | Covid-battered Economy Needs a Booster Dose. Budget 2022 Must Invest in Infrastructure

Infra Vaani | Covid-battered Economy Needs a Booster Dose. Budget 2022 Must Invest in Infrastructure

When Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman presents her fourth budget on February 1 amid a third wave of COVID-19 sweeping India, there will be expectations galore from this penultimate full budget of the second term of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. There will be populist temptations, reform imperatives, growth necessities, push for distributional equity and budgetary constraints. […]

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Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman Reviews LIC IPO Progress; Key Things We Know So Far

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman Reviews LIC IPO Progress; Key Things We Know So Far

LIC IPO Update: The initial public offer, or IPO, of the Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) of India is set to be floated very soon. The operations for the same are in full swing and one can only wait for the insurer to announce the date for the IPO to open. Amid all the paperwork and […]

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