What Corporate India thinks about Budget 2014

Jul 10, 2014

Business Today spoke to Indian business leaders on what they thought about Finance Minister Arun Jaitley's first Budget, for the 2014-15 fiscal.

What CEOs want from Budget 2014-15

Jun 26, 2014

Business Today speaks to CEOs about their expectations from Union Budget 2014-15.

Arun Jaitley presents Modi govt's first Budget

Jul 10, 2014

"People of India have voted decisively for change," Jaitley said in what was the maiden budget for himself and Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government.

Sadananda Gowda presents Rail Budget amid fund crunch

Jul 08, 2014

Railway Minister Sadananda Gowda on July 8 presented his first budget, the Railway Budget for fiscal 2014/15, in Parliament. Funds of about Rs 5 lakh crore are required for the next 10 years for completing ongoing projects alone, the minister said.

Will find a way to fast-track project approvals: Javadekar

Jul 04, 2014

Minister of Information and Broadcasting Prakash Javadekar and his predecessor Manish Tiwari discuss how fast-tracking approvals to projects can boost the economy.

'Challenges remain to implement Food Security Act'

Jul 04, 2014

Food Minister Ram Vilas Paswan talks about how the new government plans to iron out the issues related to the Food Security Act's implementation across states.

Need time to end economy's troubles: Nitin Gadkari

Jul 03, 2014

Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari and his predecessor Kamal Nath discuss the ways the Narendra Modi government's first budget can help India return to over 8 per cent growth rate.

'Govt should plan raising agriculture, manufacturing output in Budget'

Jul 01, 2014

Ajit Ranade, chief economist at Aditya Birla Group says the government should tame inflation, ensure fiscal consolidation, raise agricultural and manufacturing growth in the July Budget.

'Govt should lay out a roadmap to cut revenue deficit in Budget'

Jul 01, 2014

Arvind Virmani, former chief economic advisor, says the government should lay out a roadmap for bringing revenue deficit to zero within three years.

'Budget 2014-15 should focus on manufacturing growth'

Jul 01, 2014

Dhiraj Mathur, executive director at PwC India, says growth of the manufacturing sector should be a top priority for the government in the Budget.

'Govt should avoid controversial structural reforms in Budget'

Jul 01, 2014

Satya Poddar, Partner, EY says the government should avoid controversial structural reforms in the Budget that may dampen investor sentiment. The government should provide stimulus to raise capital spending.