15th Meeting of the GST Council to be held tomorrow, 3rd June, 2017 – Approval of amendments to the draft GST Rules and related forms and Finalisation of the rates of tax and cess on the remaining commodities are on the Agenda among others for tomorrow’s meeting.

03-06-2017

The Union Minister for Finance, Defence and Corporate Affairs, Shri Arun Jaitley will chair the 15th Meeting of the GST Council scheduled to be held tomorrow, i.e., Saturday, 3rd June, 2017 at Vigyan Bhavan in the national capital. This meeting is important because it is likely to finalize the rates of tax and cess to be levied on the commodities remaining after the fitment exercise in the 14th GST Council Meeting. Besides it, approval of amendments to the draft GST Rules and related Forms are also on the agenda among others of the aforesaid one day meeting. The meeting is likely to be attended by the Finance Ministers of different States/UTs being the member of the GST Council along with

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The Union Minister for Finance, Defence and Corporate Affairs Shri Arun Jaitley launched a common landing webpage of the Ministry of Finance and the Mobile Format Friendly New Website of the Department of Expenditure.
June 3, 2017

The Union Minister for Finance, Defence and Corporate Affairs, Shri Arun Jaitley, launched here today a common landing webpage of the Ministry of Finance, www.finmin.nic.in – which provides a single point access to all the websites of the five different Departments under the Ministry. The Finance Minister Shri Jaitley also launched the new

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PM’s interventions during the interactive session at St. Petersburg International Economic Forum
June 3, 2017

On climate Recalling his initial address, the Prime Minister said that in a very simple way, he spoke of the vision for New India, and about the Vedas written 5000 years ago. He said the Vedas have said that milking of nature is permitted, but exploitation of nature is not. He said that he had been asked this question three days ago in

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