NATIONAL INFRASTRUCTURE PIPELINE
FinMin pins hope on global pension funds to buy into India’s infra play
Global pension funds with $40 trillion of assets under management will now look at India’s infrastructure sector more favourably because of the elimination of dividend distribution tax (DDT), senior officials in the finance ministry said.
Funding National Infra Pipeline would be a 'challenge': Economic Survey 2019-20
To achieve GDP of USD 5 trillion by 2024 – 2025, India needs ...
View: National Infra Pipeline does not have a credible financing strategy
The NIP document is thin on the strategy, barring one page on the C...
Nirmala Sitharaman says LIC IPO to benefit retail investors
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday said the IPO of the state insurer LIC will bring retail investors into the picture and that the government would come up with steps to simplify the tax regimes.
Budget 2020: Sitharaman unveils new infra road map to lend a cutting edge to flagship NIP scheme
The main focus of the infra sector is on the Rs 1.03 lakh crore National Infra Pipeline scheme.
View: Bridging the urban infra deficit
There are already immense deficits in quality and quantity of basic urban facilities, causing traffic congestions, inadequate solid waste management facilities, drinking water scarcity, pollution, etc.
NCLT approves ArcelorMittal's Rs 2,360 cr bid for Odisha Slurry Pipeline
A two-member bench of the NCLT Cuttack gave a go ahead to the resolution plan of ArcelorMittal India, which had been approved by the Committee of Creditors (CoC) of OSPIL. The tribunal observed that the plan provides repayment of the principal dues to all financial creditors of OSPIL, which is indeed "fair and equitable" and has taken care of the interests of all stakeholders.
View: Boosting growth within fiscal consolidation framework
Total budgetary provision for the rural sector is poised to grow by 13.4% in FY21 after a significant jump of 34.8% in FY20.
ET View: Growth unlikely to revive in a hurry; budget couldn’t have changed this reality
Those looking for the budget to revive growth will be disappointed, although in reality there are no shortcuts.
Highways sector needs Rs 19.63 lakh crore investment by 2024-25: Economic Survey
Of the total Rs 102 lakh crore investment need for infrastructure projected by the National Infrastructure Pipeline (NIP), during 2020 to 2025, the highways sector will require Rs 19.63 lakh crore, the Survey said.
Economy not in trouble; green shoots visible: FM Sitharaman
India is not in trouble and the economy is moving towards the $5 trillion goal, Sitharaman has insisted.
Dividend tax to hit Rs 1.1 lakh crore pipeline, fear InvITs, REITs
Investors and developers said they met officials in the FM to remove this double taxation.
Investors pile into roadbuilders’ shares ahead of Union Budget
FM Nirmala Sitharaman outlined $1.5 trillion in infrastructure investment last month.
View: An expenditure-led fiscal expansion could be Sitharaman's choice in this Budget
The govt should prioritise infra spending, especially on sectors highlighted in the report on NIP.
Siemens posts Rs 266 crore net profit in December quarter
Total income for the period under review stood at Rs 2,771.9 crore .
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