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    • Summary of Union Budget 2020-21

      (01-February 2020)

    • KEY HIGHLIGHTS OF UNION BUDGET 2020-21

      (01-February 2020)

    • ‘Ease of Living’ - central Tenet of Union Budget 2020-21

      (01-February 2020)

    • A Corruption-Free, Policy Driven good Governance and a Clean & Sound Financial Sector to Ensure Ease of Living to All Citizens

      (01-February 2020)

    • Macro-economic Framework Statement (MFS) 2020-21 predicts rebound in GDP growth from first quarter of 2020-21

      (01-February 2020)

    • New Personal Income Tax Regime heralds significant relief, especially for Middle Class Taxpayers

      (01-February 2020)

    • MSMEs turnover threshold for Audit increased 5 times to Rs 5 Crore

      (01-February 2020)

    • Finance Minister proposes wide-ranging facilitation measures in Direct Tax Regime

      (01-February 2020)

    • DDT proposed to be removed; to lead to estimated annual revenue forgone of Rs. 25,000 crore

      (01-February 2020)

    • Major Reforms Proposed in Administration of GST Regime

      (01-February 2020)

    • Increase in Customs Duty on Footwear and Furniture to promote domestic MSMEs

      (01-February 2020)

    • 16 Action points to Focus on Farmer’s Income, Storage, Blue Economy and Animal Husbandary

      (01-February 2020)

    • Union Budget 2020-21 allocates Rs.99,300 crore for Education, Rs. 3,000 crore for Skill Development

      (01-February 2020)

    • Rs 69,000 crore provided for Health Care in Union Budget 2020-21

      (01-February 2020)

    • Rs 35,600 Crore outlay for nutrition-related Programmes for 2020-21

      (01-February 2020)

    • Reforms in Banking Sector to remain priority

      (01-February 2020)

    • 148 Km long Bengaluru Suburban Transport Project at a cost of Rs 18600 Crore proposed

      (01-February 2020)

    • 100 more Airports to be developed by 2024 to support UDAAN Scheme

      (01-February 2020)

    • Tourism sector proposed to get Rs 2,500 Crore in union budget 2020-21

      (01-February 2020)

    • Entrepreneurship has always been the strength of India: Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman

      (01-February 2020)

    • Coalition for Disaster Resilient Infrastructure will enhance Climate change adaptation with a focus on Disaster Resilient Infrastructure: Finance Minister

      (01-February 2020)

    • Data Centre Parks Policy soon for Private Firms to Leverage the Power of Data

      (01-February 2020)

    • Government committed to ODF plus to sustain ODF behaviour

      (01-February 2020)

    • Fiscal deficit at 3.8% in 2019-20 (Re) and 3.5% for 2020-21(Be); return path committed to Fiscal Consolidation without compromising on Investment

      (01-February 2020)

    • Printing process for Union General Budget 2020-21 commences with Halwa Ceremony

      (20-January 2020)