Category Archives: Union Budget

The Indian farmer and budget 2013-14!

“India is poor because rural India is poor and Rural India is poor because the farmer living in the rural area is poor”, said Mahatma Gandhi. Before the Budget the Farming community expected financial reforms that ensure credit flow, and proper extension mechanism, fair prices for their produce and better earnings and livelihoods. The major… Read More »

How budget 2013 affects the SME!

SMEs in India had a lot of expectations from Budget 2013 mainly because it is the last budget before the general elections in the country. Union Budget 2012 was considered as the most ‘anti-reform’ budget in the history of India. Given to the background of huge fiscal deficit, depreciating currency and sluggish growth, a non-trivial… Read More »