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Modi reviews the state of the economy with Sitharaman, FinMin officials

Prime Minister Narendra Modi took stock of the economy on this Thursday, amid rising concerns over a slowdown, weak consumer confidence and increased loss of investor wealth from falling stock prices. The review took place at the residence of the Prime Minister, after his Independence Day address to the nation. It was attended by Nirmala… Read More »

Finance Minister: India’s tax administration needs to change its mind-set

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has put stresses on a mind-set change in tax officials while advocating a technology-driven approach. She was attending the first meeting of senior officials of Income-tax and GST wings in Gujarat. She told a large group of tax department officials that; “Tax administrators have a very delicate role to perform. A… Read More »