Budget 2021: The government announced an allocation of Rs 1,500 crores to promote digital payments. The government also announced the setting up of National Digital Educational Architecture for supporting educational, governance and administrative activities.
Budget 2021: While the government had given signals of the GDP allocation towards the sector to be at six per cent of GDP, experts demand that the allocation should increase to 10 per cent
Incentivising R&D in technologies such as AI, ML and Blockchain could help leverage India's niche and cost-effective science and engineering talent to build its strategic capabilities
Protesting against the move, the toy wholesalers of the city went on a one-day strike, contending that the import duty hike will result in the closure of businesses and a spurt in unemployment.
Budget 2020: However, the increased limit will apply only to those businesses which carry out less than five per cent of their business transactions in cash, said Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman.
Budget 2020: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said that a policy will be set up to build data centre parks throughout the country.
Budget 2020: The government has allocated Rs 28,600 crore for programmes, specifically for women, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said.
Companies have long argued that AGR should comprise just revenue accrued from core services, while the government says it should include all revenue.
Recently, the telecom regulator released a consultation paper on floor rate for data service of the operators.
Telecom regulator said on Monday its new tariff rules for cable and digital television players were fair and aimed at curbing excessive pricing by some broadcasters.