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Budget is Forward Looking & Growth oriented

1)Welcoming the Union Budget proposal for FY18, it is ‘forward looking’ and ‘growth oriented’. The Finance minister has ensured the affordable housing demand gets a shot in the arm... Read More


Consolidated KPMG Statements on Union Budget 2017-18

Statement from Girish Vanvari, Head of Tax, KPMG in India

 Budget 2017  sticks to fiscal prudence with a fiscal deficit of 3.2% whilst balancing enhanced spending in several socio economic schemes and different aspects of economic development... Read More

Chanda Kochchar

FM’s decision to stick fiscal deficit target of 3.5% is commendable : Chanda Kochhar

In the Budget for 2016-17, the Finance Minister has made a welcome reiteration of the Government’s commitment to uphold fiscal discipline without compromising on capital expenditure. The decision to stick to the fiscal deficit target of 3... Read More

budget expectations


Budget Reaction From Different Industry People:

Chandrashekhar Chitale, CAandTreasurer, MCCIA, Pune

Three negativities of Indian tax system have been complication, litigation and surprises. The Budget seems to address all these... Read More

Healthcare Companies, Expenditure, IT Products

Post Budget reaction on the announcements for the Healthcare Sector

The new announcements on proposals related to improving the health of populations in India are heartening... Read More


Statement from Girish Vanvari, National Head of Tax, KPMG in India

Budget 2016, an incremental move in the backdrop of global uncertainty.  Maintaining a fiscal deficit of 3... Read More

Kiran Jadhav, Share Market, NSE, BSE, NIFTY, SENSEX

The correlation of CRUDE and the Stock Markets Is the current setup a repeat of the year 2008?

The Crude (IRAN)Factor -With Iran now to resume usual business ties with the world under a historic nuclear deal, Tehran is set to target India which is Asia's fastest-growing major oil market along with old partners in Europe with hundreds of thousa... Read More

Mr. V.Vaidyanathan, Chairman, Capital First Limited ,Budget

Great budget for its simplicity, clarity, and direction.

The Finance Minister has pressed all the right levers to take the Indian economy to the next level. It focusses on growth, weaker sections and social security... Read More

Mr. Rana Kapoor, President, ASSOCHAM

‘Transforming Indian Railways – to transform modern India’:Mr. Rana Kapoor

This year’s Railway Budget is focused on ‘Transforming Indian Railways – to transform modern India’ and has identified ‘short and immediate term wins’ and is on track for a ‘medium term’ revival plan... Read More


From the CIO’s Desk –  Dr. Nirakar Pradhan, Chief Investment Officer, Future Generali India Life Insurance

Despite Sensex giving nearly 40% during the last one year, we should still invest in the Indian equity market because of the following ... Read More