Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday spoke about how provisions in the Budget 2022 will help India's villages grow faster.
This is part of a series of discussions held by the Centre to facilitate the efficient and speedy implementation of Union Budget 2022 announcements across key sectors.
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The debate over the motion of thanks on President Ram Nath Kovind's address started on February 2.
The Budget 2022-23 has proposed that the 15% corporate tax rate would be available till March 2024 for newly incorporated manufacturing units.
Sandeep Jhunjhjnwala, Partner, Nangia Andersen decodes in detail the provision relating to cryptocurrency tax.
Without any direct measures in the Budget, volume uptake may take time to recover, industry insiders argue.
Business Today’s Budget Big Bites presents broad aggregates of the budget for easy understanding and shows snapshots of the economy and key elements of Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman’s fourth Budget.
Gross domestic product (GDP) in dollar terms has already crossed USD 3 trillion, Chief Economic Adviser V Anantha Nageswaran said during the Finance Minister's post Budget interaction.
"To encourage the efforts for blending of fuel, unblended fuel shall attract an additional differential excise duty of Rs 2 per litre from the 1st day of October 2022," said Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman.
So far, the government has mopped up Rs 12,030 crore from PSU disinvestment and strategic sale.
This step has been hailed as an empathetic and thoughtful one.
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman in the Budget 2022 speech announced the government’s vision to connect all villages and their residents to same e-services, communication facilities, and digital resources as urban areas and their residents.
The PLI is good news as it could bring in more investments and make India more competitive.
In absolute term, this is nearly 27,400 crore lower than the Revised Estimates of Rs 1,01,353 crore.
Defence Budget increases 10% to Rs 5.25 lakh crore vs 1.45% increase last year.
India’s media and entertainment sector has long been asking for some kind of legitimacy for the gaming and related industries.
The PM also said that over Rs 2.25 lakh crore of crops will be procured at minimum support price (MSP) and directly transferred to farmers.
Union Budget 2022: The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted the significance of mental health, with FM Sitharaman announcing the National Tele Mental Health Programme.
In its revised budget estimate for 2021-22 fiscal, the government pegged total subsidies to be at Rs 4,33,108 crore as against the actual budget estimate of Rs 7,07,707 crore in the previous financial year.
FM Sitharaman announced an open platform for the National Digital Health Ecosystem that will consist of digital registries of health providers and health facilities, unique health identity and universal access to health facilities.
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