FM Nirmala Sitharaman invites US investors to join India’s growth story

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman attended a roundtable with business leaders and investors co-hosted by the US-India Business Council (USIBC) and Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) in the Silicon Valley, and invited the leading investors to become a part of India’s growth story. Senior executives, business leaders of private sectors, […]

Govt worried about impact of Russia-Ukraine conflict on India’s exports: Nirmala Sitharaman

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday said the government is worried about the impact of the Russia-Ukraine conflict on India’s foreign trade, particularly farm sector exports. In a post-budget interaction with business and industry leaders in Tamil Nadu, Sitharaman said the government is closely monitoring the evolving situation in the Russia-Ukraine […]

Budget 2022-23 has growth revival as a priority, says Nirmala Sitharaman

The high capital expenditure proposed in the Union Budget 2022-23 will have a multiplier effect on the economy and will help in sustained recovery, Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Monday. “The budget has growth revival as a priority along with messages for sustainability as a priority and on predictable tax regimen,” Sitharaman […]

400 new generation Vande Bharat trains to be manufactured in next 3 years: Nirmala Sitharaman

400 new generation Vande Bharat trains, with better energy efficiency and passenger riding experience, will be manufactured in the next three years, announced Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday while presenting the Union Budget for the financial year 2022-23 in the Lok Sabha on Tuesday. “400 new generation Vande Bharat trains with better efficiency to be brought in during the […]

FM Nirmala Sitharaman calls on President Kovind before presenting Budget 2022-23

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman called on Ram Nath Kovind before presenting the Union Budget for 2022-23 in Parliament on Tuesday. She met the President as part of established tradition. The Finance Minister was accompanied by Ministers of State for Finance Pankaj Chaudhary, Bhagwat Karad and senior officials from the Ministry. […]

Nirmala Sitharaman chairs pre-budget meeting with state finance ministers

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman is chairing a pre-budget consultation meeting with finance ministers of states and union territories (UTs). The meeting is taking place at Vigyan Bhawan in the national capital. Several chief ministers who hold finance portfolios are also attending the meeting Chief ministers who are present at the meeting include Chhattisgarh […]

Nirmala Sitharaman to hold pre-budget consultations with prominent economists today

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will hold pre-budget consultations with prominent economists on Wednesday in connection with the forthcoming general budget 2022-23. “Union Finance Minister @nsitharaman will chair Pre-Budget consultations with prominent economists tomorrow afternoon, 22nd December 2021, in New Delhi in connection with the forthcoming General Budget 2022-23. The […]