Oil Price at 7-year High, Hiked by 25% in 4 Weeks; Will Petrol, Diesel Rates Increase?

Oil Price at 7-year High, Hiked by 25% in 4 Weeks; Will Petrol, Diesel Rates Increase?

Crude Oil Prices at Seven-Year High: Petrol and diesel prices in India are likely to see another rise after months as crude oil prices in the global scenario are at their seven-year high at the time. Crude oil prices have increased to over $88 per barrel, according to reports, amid a host of events. Brent crude futures […]

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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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Cryptocurrency Regulation Bill May Not Be Introduced in Budget Session; Know Why

Cryptocurrency Regulation Bill May Not Be Introduced in Budget Session; Know Why

Cryptocurrency Regulation Bill: The Centre is unlikely to table the much -anticipated cryptocurrency regulation Bill in the upcoming budget session of the Parliament, multiple news organisations have reported recently. This is because there is a need to have more discussions on it and the government wants to build consensus over the provisions of the upcoming […]

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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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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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PPF Limit to be Hiked to Rs 3 Lakh Soon? All You Need to Know

PPF Limit to be Hiked to Rs 3 Lakh Soon? All You Need to Know

Union Budget 2021-22 Predictions: The Institute of Chartered Accountants of India, or ICAI, has in its pre budget memorandum sent recommendations regarding the Public Provident Fund scheme. Under this, the ICAI has said that the maximum annual limit for PPF deposits should be increased. They have demanded that the deposit limit must be increased to Rs […]

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