Minister of Finance: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021
COVID-19 economic response task force to be headed by Finance Minister
Published: March 21, 2020
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, during his public address, announced the setting up of a COVID-19 economic response task force. The task force is to be headed by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, to measure the economic impact of the pandemic and take appropriate steps. The Finance Minister is set to meet the Ministers of animal husbandry, dairy and ..
Lok Sabha passes Direct Tax Vivaad Se Vishwas Bill 2020
Published: March 5, 2020
The Direct Tax Vivaad Se Vishwas Bill 2020 has been recently passed by the Lok Sabha. The bill was introduced in Lok Sabha by the Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, on February 5, 2020. The Bill provides a mechanism for resolution of pending tax disputes in direct tax including income tax and corporation tax. It seeks ..
FSDC Reviews Macroeconomic Credentials
Published: June 20, 2019
The Financial Stability and Development Council (FSDC) headed the Minister of Finance reviewed the current economic situation with all sectoral regulators and held discussions on the forthcoming budget. Financial Stability and Development Council Financial Stability and Development Council (FSDC) is the apex body which deals with macroprudential and financial regularities in the entire financial sector ..
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