Times Now is in the tight grip of fever budget and has announced a number of budget events .Budget gurus Swaminathan Aiyar and Omkar Goswami will demystifiy the budget for Times Now viewers.
Until 28th February, Times Now will run two special pre-budget shows ‘Budget and the Ballot-box’ and ‘Budget and Global Uncertainties’ to give viewers a detailed perspective of what the forthcoming Union budget holds for them and how India is faring on the global scene. Viewers can be assured of live-wire discussions on the Budget with insights from a national, political and people’s perspective.
“By introducing a special budget line up, ‘Budget-O-Nomics’ aims at demystifying Budget 2008 for the common man. Our viewers can be assured of the best, most credible and first hand view of the budget especially with budget gurus like Swaminathan Aiyar and Omkar Goswami giving their exhaustive expert analysis on it” Arnab Goswami, Editor-in-Chief, Times Now said.
Swaminathan Iyer, Consulting Editor, The Economic Times, is the author of the much acclaimed book Swaminomics and is also considered to deliver the most conclusive verdict on the Union Budget year after year. Dr Omkar Goswami, Chairperson of CERG Advisory, is one of the best known names in macro-economic analysis and a well known TV personality in his own right.
Viewers can also enjoy the entire live footage of the Finance Ministers Speech on the day of the Union Budget on 29th February 08.Times Now will also run ‘The Global Footprint’ – a global panel discussion that will air live from studios in Singapore, Beijing, London, Tokyo and New York.
On the day of the budget, experts from Times Now and the Economic Times will share their views all-day long encapsulating the thrills and chills ranging from those of head honchos of the corporate world to those of the common masses. The excitement will also flow into the CII headquarters as top brass experts belt out their views as the FM delivers his speech on Budget 2008.
The excitement just doesn’t end there as Times Now continues with the Budget excitement with a special episode of Newshour and 10PM on the Budget Day.
Times Now is a 24 hour English news television channel that provides the urbane viewers the complete picture of the news that is relevant, presented in a vivid and insightful manner, which enables them to widen their horizons & stay ahead.