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SEBI to consider mandating corporates to meet one-fourth financing from bond market

Government will reform stamp duty regime on financial securities transactions NewDelhi : The Finance Minister  Arun Jaitley has said that his Ministry will leverage the India Infrastructure Finance Corporation Limited (IIFCL) to help finance major infrastructure projects, including investments in educational and health infrastructure, on strategic and larger societal benefit considerations.

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Growing Migration by Men is Causing ‘Feminisation’ of Agriculture Sector, Says Economic Survey

NewDelhi : Economic Survey 2017-18, tabled by the Union Minister for Finance and Corporate Affairs, Shri Arun Jaitley in Parliament today, says that with growing rural to urban migration by men, there is ‘feminisation’ of agriculture sector, with increasing number of women in multiple roles as cultivators, entrepreneurs, and labourers.

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