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Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman at HTLS 2019. (Pradeep Gaur/Mint)
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman at HTLS 2019. (Pradeep Gaur/Mint)

More steps to revive growth soon: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman

  • The minister’s comments come at a time when India’s economy grew at 4.5% July-September quarter, the slowest since March, 2013, as manufacturing output contracted
  • Sitharaman also said while some sectors have gained from key 32 measures taken by the government, some other sectors still need some help

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman at HTLS 2019. (Pradeep Gaur/Mint)
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman at HTLS 2019. (Pradeep Gaur/Mint)
Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman.
Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman.

#HTLS2019: Watch FM Nirmala's response on whether govt will cut income tax

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman attended Day 2 of the Hindustan Times Leadership Summit 2019. She was in conversation with R. Sukumar, Editor-in-Chief, Hindustan Times. When asked whether the government is mulling an income tax cut, Sitharaman said that a host of methods to boost consumption are being considered by the government. She added that people would have to wait for the next Union Budget to get a definite answer. She also spoke on harassment faced by tax assessees and the NDA administration's efforts to curb it.

Nirmala Sitharaman.
Nirmala Sitharaman.

Does economy need fresh stimulus? Watch FM Nirmala's reply at #HTLS2019

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman attended the 17th edition of the Hindustan Times Leadership Summit. She spoke at length about the government's efforts to battle the current slowdown. She also said that efforts are underway to provide a boost to the economy. Sitharaman also commented on GDP growth reaching a 6-year low in the September quarter. Watch the full video for more.

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman.
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman.

#HTLS 2019: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on slowdown, fiscal stimulus

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharam spoke at the 17th edition of the Hindustan Times Leadership Summit. She spoke about the state of the economy and the steps being taken by the government to overcome slowdown. The finance minister also spoke on the issues of GST compensation to states and gave some hints about what to expect in the 2020 budget. Watch this video for all the details.

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman at HTLS 2019. (Pradeep Gaur/Mint)
Michael Phelps, the world’s greatest Olympian. (Sanjeev Verma/HT)
Kumar Mangalam Birla at the Hindustan Times Leadership Summit in New Delhi on Friday. (Pradeep Gaur/Mint)
Kumar Mangalam Birla at the Hindustan Times Leadership Summit in New Delhi on Friday. (Pradeep Gaur/Mint)

Gave my kids freedom to follow their passion: Kumar Mangalam Birla

  • Aditya Birla Group chief says he would have done things differently if given the option
  • Kumar Mangalam Birla said that growing up he did not have a choice to pick his own career path, unlike children today who have options to pursue their own interests

PM Modi delivering inaugural address to the 17th Hindustan Times Leadership Summit (Photo: HT)
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