Tag archive for ‘Arun Jaitley’
By Manish Sen On Friday, December 7th, 2018

Krishnamurthy Subramanian appointed as new Chief Economic Advisor

New Delhi: The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC) on Friday approved the appointment of Dr. Krishnamurthy Subramanian as the new Chief Economic Advisor (CEA) for a term of three years. Dr. Krishnamurthy More...

By Ila Choudhary On Monday, December 3rd, 2018

7th Pay Commission: Pay hike reality not as rosy as expectations

New Delhi: Central government employees pride themselves on being optimistic. But the Finance Ministry official, says that may not be such a good thing when it comes to thinking for pay hike beyond the recommendations More...

By Ila Choudhary On Saturday, November 24th, 2018

Govt does not need RBI funds yet: FM Jaitley

Mumbai: The government does not need money from the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) in the next six months, the finance minister said in a TV interview telecast on Friday, rejecting opposition charges the government More...

By Ila Choudhary On Thursday, November 22nd, 2018

7th Pay Commission: Govt cancels pay raises for central employees

New Delhi: The Finance Ministry officials told  The Sen Times the government doesn’t want to scrap a pay raise for central government employees, saying the the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) couldn’t More...

By Ila Choudhary On Saturday, November 17th, 2018

Top bureaucrat Adhia to demit office after 4 eventful years in finance ministry

New Delhi: Having played a key role in the rollout of the historic Goods and Services Tax (GST), Finance Secretary — top bureaucrat in the finance ministry — Hasmukh Adhia would be retiring on November More...

By Manisha Sen On Saturday, November 17th, 2018

Finance Secretary Adhia to retire on Nov 30; Jaitley praises his contribution

New Delhi: Showering praise on Finance Secretary Hasmukh Adhia, who retires on November 30, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Saturday said he was a no-nonsense civil servant who performed his job with professionalism.Finance More...

By Manish Sen On Wednesday, November 14th, 2018

RBI, govt trying to reach common ground on some key issues

New Delhi: The government and Reserve Bank seem to be veering around to reach an agreeable solution particulary with respect of relaxation of the Prompt Corrective Action (PCA) framework and easing of lending norms More...

By Manish Sen On Thursday, November 8th, 2018

FM Jaitley says Mastercard, Visa losing out to local players in India

New Delhi: Finance Minister said on Thursday that Mastercard and Visa were losing market share to domestic payments networks, months after Mastercard complained to the U.S. government that Prime Minister Narendra More...

By Manish Sen On Tuesday, October 30th, 2018

FM Jaitley hits back at RBI

New Delhi/Mumbai: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley blamed the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Tuesday for failing to stop a lending spree between 2008-2014 that left banks with huge bad debts, inflaming a row that recently More...

By Ila Choudhary On Sunday, October 14th, 2018

Modi has delivered blows to the economy: Cong

New Delhi: The Congress Sunday launched a scathing attack on the Centre over the falling rupee and accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of “monumental mismanagement” of the economy and delivering blows More...