May 26, 2016 at 14:46 | Source: PTI
"Keeping the interest of salt producers in mind, the government has decided to completely roll back 5 percent VAT that was imposed on industrial salt during this year's budget," an official release said.
May 26, 2016 at 10:46 | Source: PTI
Railways today launched a new service 'Ro-Ro' to carry loaded trucks on goods train in a bid to attract more loadings and reduce carbon emission.
May 24, 2016 at 21:22 | Source: PTI
Union Cabinet is likely to consider on May 25 the first policy for the country'scapital goods sector, which envisages creation of 21 million additional jobs by 2025.
May 24, 2016 at 13:15 | Source: CNBC-TV18
In an interview with CNBC-TV18, Jawahar Goel, Promotor and MD of Dish TV said the average revenue per user (ARPU) for high definition subscribers stood at Rs 384 and sees no inorganic growth plan at this point.
May 23, 2016 at 15:34 | Source: PTI
"Government needs to focus on building political consensus so that the GST Bill is passed in Rajya Sabha. Goods and Services Tax (GST) is a landmark reform which will straight away add upto 1.5 percent to the GDP," Godrej Group Chairman Adi Godrej said.
May 23, 2016 at 13:52 | Source: PTI
According to the global financial services major, both equity and fixed income (FI) investors are portraying a constructive outlook for India, but are waiting for the next 'catalyst' for fresh inflows.
May 23, 2016 at 07:34 | Source: PTI
After waves of protests over a string of unpopular reforms, lawmakers from the ruling leftist party are to approve today night a bill of over 7,000 pages that raises the sales tax cap and introduces a mechanism to slash spending further in case of budget overruns.
May 20, 2016 at 14:52 | Source: PTI
Medium-term growth prospect of the Indian economy is improving, and with the GST Bill likely to be passed later in the year, it will only improve further,says an HSBC report
May 20, 2016 at 14:27 | Source: CNBC-TV18
When the house meets for the monsoon session, only 68 from Cong and Left will be opposing the Bill as new members will be joining. This will make it easy for the Centre to pass the GST Bill.
May 19, 2016 at 13:50 | Source: PTI
According to DBS, there was notable progress on reforms agenda at the recently concluded Parliament session, but some of the important reforms like goods and services tax (GST) bill is still in the pipeline.