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Pakistan promises restriction free trade with India

Posted on : May 30, 2014

"It is not MFN (Most Favoured Nation) but we call it NDMA which calls for non-discriminatory and parallel market access," said Commerce Minister

RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan shares stance with govt for taming inflation

Posted on : May 30, 2014

"We need to ensure, through a variety of steps, that we sustain the growth process," Raghuram Rajan told during a seminar in Tokyo.

Insurance, pension tax sops on cards

Posted on : May 30, 2014

Sources present in the meeting told TOI that the proposal is being sent to the RBI, which is expected to issue guidelines on the issue.

Government to tax tobacco more to reduce consumption

Posted on : May 30, 2014

Union health minister Harsh Vardhan is for levying increased taxes on tobacco and tobacco-related products to discourage its consumption.

Prakash Javadekar for faster clearance to infrastructure projects

Posted on : May 30, 2014

Environment minister Prakash Javadekar on Thursday launched a new "system for online submission of applications for environment clearance".