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Boundary Dispute May Have Marginal Effect On India-China Trade Ties: Arun Jaitley

Arun Jaitley said private investment is always welcome in the infrastructure and manufacturing sector. (File Photo) BEIJING:  The differences between India and China on boundary issue and other matters may have “some marginal effect” on bilateral trade but businesses between the two sides have been expanding, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said today. “Economic relationship normally moves independently. Because trade will ... Read More »

Congress Says Subramanian Swamy Wants To Become Finance Minister

Congress termed Subramanian Swamy’s diatribe against Arun Jaitley as an “open war”. (File photo) NEW DELHI:  Congress today said Subramanian Swamy wants to become the Finance Minister and termed his diatribe against Arun Jaitley as an “open war”. “It is a comedy theatre. It is having a tremendous impact when the Brexit crises is on,” former Union minister Prithviraj Chavan ... Read More »

BJP Upset Over Subramanian Swamy’s Attack On Arun Jaitley, Top Babus

Sources indicated the party is not in a hurry to act against Subramanian Swamy, a Rajya Sabha member, and would adopt a wait-and-watch attitude for some time. (File photo) NEW DELHI:  The BJP leadership is said to be upset over its lawmaker Subramanian Swamy’s open attacks on Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and top bureaucrats and has taken a serious view ... Read More »

Arun Jaitley Woos Chinese Firms To Invest In India’s Infrastructure Sector

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said India will be the only economy in the world which is poised to grow at 7.5 to 8 per cent. (PTI photo) BEIJING:  Making a strong pitch for Chinese investments in India’s expanding infrastructure sector, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said India will be the only economy in the world which is poised to grow ... Read More »

HDFC To Raise Rs 1,035 Crore Via Bonds On Private Placement

New Delhi: HDFC on Friday said it will raise Rs 1,035 crore through issuance of debentures on a private placement basis to augment its long-term capital resources. “The object of the issue is to augment long-term resources of the corporation. The proceeds of the present issue would be utilised for financing/refinancing the housing finance business requirements of the corporation,” it said ... Read More »

Arun Jaitley, Raghuram Rajan Say India Will Withstand Brexit Vote

Raghuram Rajan pledged to inject liquidity in dollars and rupees as needed HIGHLIGHTS Mr Rajan pledged to inject liquidity in dollars and rupees as needed RBI intervened after rupee fell as much as 68.22 to the dollar Bond markets relatively sturdier, as investors moved towards safe-havens Mumbai/New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Raghuram ... Read More »

India Prepared To Deal With Fallout Of Brexit, Says Jaitley: Full Statement

Arun Jaitley’s statement comes in the wake of a selloff in Indian markets after Britain decided to leave the UK Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday said that India is well prepared to deal with the short and medium term consequences of Brexit. The finance minister’s comment comes in the wake of a selloff in Indian markets after Britain decided ... Read More »

With Finance Minister Apparently Swamy’s New Target, BJP Upset: Sources

BJP lawmaker Subramanian Swamy said that if he “disregarded discipline there will be a bloodbath” in the Finance Ministry. (Reuters File Photo) NEW DELHI:  HIGHLIGHTS Series of tweets by Mr Swamy seen as veiled dig at Finance Minister Mr Jaitley had earlier responded to his attacks on Chief Economic Adviser Top BJP leaders reportedly unhappy with Mr Swamy’s recent statements ... Read More »

‘India Has Enough Firepower To Withstand Brexit’: Government

New Delhi: Seeking to allay concerns over Brexit impact on India, the government today said the economy has enough “firepower” to deal with the situation, even as stocks and the rupee took a massive plunge. “We respect the referendum’s verdict,” Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said in a statement. “At the same time we are also aware of its significance in ... Read More »

Scotland Finance Minister Says Vote Makes Clear Scotland Sees Future As Part Of EU

Scotland’s First Minister Nicola Sturgeon. (Reuters Photo) LONDON:  Scotland has made clear that it sees its future as part of the European Union, Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said on Friday, after it voted to remain while most of the United Kingdom voted to leave. “The vote here makes clear that the people of Scotland see their future as part ... Read More »