Tag: Department of Economic Affairs

Govt eases listing norms for companies having over Rs 1 lakh cr m-cap

NEW DELHI: Companies that have a market capitalisation of more than Rs 1 lakh crore at the time of listing can now sell just five per cent of their shares, with the latest amendment in rules, a move that will be beneficial for the government during the proposed initial public offer of LIC. Such entities […]

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Tarun Bajaj appointed Revenue Secretary; Ajay Seth new DEA Secretary

In significant appointments in the Ministry of Finance, the Modi administration has appointed Tarun Bajaj as the Secretary in the most important Department of Revenue, shifting him from the Department of Economic Affairs, where he was posted in April 2020. Mr. Bajaj has been holding additional charge as Revenue Secretary following the superannuation of Ajay […]

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Govt sticks to $5 trillion economy target; emphasis on infra aimed at achieving goal: DEA Secretary

The government is sticking to the target of becoming a USD 5 trillion economy by 2024-25 and emphasis on infrastructure sector and other initiatives taken in Budget 2021-22 are aimed at achieving the goal, Economic Affairs Secretary Tarun Bajaj has said. The Budget presented by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday has given a big […]

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