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Budget 2013: Consistent reforms, effective execution is the key

By Darius Pandole
February 19, 2013

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In what is widely perceived to be the UPA government’s final budget before polls due next year, Finance Minister P. Chidambaram is likely to continue with the economic reforms he introduced in recent months.

Budget 2013: Getting the wow factor back

By R Rajagopal
February 14, 2013

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Gone are the days when Indians used to wait for the budget in February to buy new things. In the 1990s, capital market investors also waited with bated breath for the annual budget to spell out tax and policy measures that affected the fortunes of sectors and companies.

Budget 2012: Need for innovative incentives

By Robin Roy
March 12, 2012

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It’s Budget week but be ready to book profits

By Ambareesh Baliga
March 11, 2012

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India Inc hopes for action on GST

By B Sriram
March 9, 2012

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Keeping fingers crossed in the run-up to Budget 2012

March 9, 2012

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Union Budget 2012: Need for a concrete plan

March 7, 2012

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Budget 2012: Common man’s expectations

By Shuddhasattwa Ghosh
March 5, 2012

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Budget 2012-13: Expectations and exigencies

March 5, 2012

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Budget FY 2012: A neutral event

March 8, 2011

Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee (C) arrives at the parliament to present the 2011/12 budget in New Delhi February 28, 2011.  REUTERS/B Mathur/Files(The views expressed in this column are the author’s own and do not represent those of Reuters)