Shaleen Agrawal is Editor, Markets at Financial Express Online. He has 14 years of experience in business news reporting and editing. During his stint with media organisations across print, electronic and newswires, he has covered corporate, industry and policy issues spanning all major industry sectors. Shaleen is fascinated by how markets work and money moves.
The amendment to the Income-Tax Act, 1961, which received the President’s assent in May 2012, allowed the government to ask companies to pay taxes on mergers and acquisitions that happened before that date.
While Tata Power earlier sought to defer its loan repayments under a debt servicing moratorium allowed by the RBI, it later found a better option in the central bank’s LTRO funding scheme, dropping the idea of taking a mora
Reliance Industries Ltd, among the world’s five largest producers of a key chemical that goes into making polyester yarns, could lose hundreds of crores of rupees in income on this business after a cut in import duties prop
Budget 2020-21: While the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led BJP government aims to double farmers’ income by 2023, it might have actually done more harm than good, with farmers’ incomes plummeting further.
Budget 2020-21: There is an urgent need for the government to bring changes at grassroot levels and help the poorest of the poor. And the same cannot happen without the help from the most privileged and the richest of the cou
Trade, Imports, Exports for MSMEs: Strong government leadership across the world may do more self-harm rather than help their own business communities, with their vehement stand on protecting own interests.
Since financial creditors get preference over operational creditors under the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code of 2016, and Ericsson being an operational creditor, it will be expected to return the money it got in dues.
Lakshmi Iyer, head of fixed income products at Kotak AMC, tells Shaleen Agrawal where Kotak mutual fund investors stand now after part FMP payments were held back, and what the fund has done to mitigate risk from Essel dues.
Arun Jaitley, who has recently returned home from the US after treatment of an illness, is likely to resume charge as the Finance Minister by 18 February 2019. Piyush Goyal was appointed as Minister of Finance and Minister of
In a recent interview with Financial Express Online, Hemant Contractor spoke about various issues ailing the smooth growth of the NPS. He also answers why the annuity component in the withdrawal of NPS corpus may not be going
Ahead of new Governor Shaktikanta Das’ first RBI Monetary Policy announcement today, Prime Minister’s Economic Advisory Council member Ashima Goel called for a 25 basis points cut in repo rate, saying that the central ban
The National Company Law Appellate Tribunal (NCLAT) on Monday agreed to hear plea filed by Swedish firm Ericsson against Anil Ambani's Reliance Communications (RCom) on February 12, while passing an interim order that no ass