May 04, 2016 at 14:36 | Source: PTI
Citing reasons for the fall, the official said, "not much was imported due to poor demand in the wake of jewellers' strike in April. Whatever gold that was imported in January and February was being used."
Apr 28, 2016 at 18:08 | Source: PTI
Tearing into the opposition charge that imposition of the levy was killing the trade, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley refuted the allegations saying when items of common use were being taxed, how could luxury items be kept out.
Apr 27, 2016 at 16:16 | Source: PTI
The market, which opened after two days of jewellers' strike against 1 percent excise duty on non-silver jewellery, witnessed rising demand from retailers and stockists for the ongoing wedding season amid firm global cues.
Apr 27, 2016 at 08:00 | Source: PTI
"This is required in order to restore balance between refineries in excise paying areas vis-a-vis excise exempt areas, since refineries are located almost equally in both areas, as such there would be no revenue loss and it will," Assocham said.
Apr 25, 2016 at 17:38 | Source: PTI
Most of the shops and jewellery showrooms are closed today in the national capital and other major cities, Vice-President of the All India Sarafa Association, Surinder Kumar Jain told PTI.
Apr 13, 2016 at 21:55 | Source: CNBC-TV18
The jewelers association had gone on a strike over a one percent excise tax on non-silver jewellery mentioned by the Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in his Budget speech.
Apr 13, 2016 at 21:32 | Source: PTI
The Central Board of Excise and Customs (CBEC), in a notification, said Normal Butanol, or N-Butyl Alcohol, exported from the EU, Malaysia, Singapore, South Africa and the United States was found to be "below normal value, thus establishing dumping of the same".
Apr 13, 2016 at 13:52 | Source: CNBC-TV18
Although the industry is not happy that the excise duty has not been rolled back, Sanjeev Agarwal, chief of Gitanjali Export Corporation, is relieved that jewellers are back in business.
Apr 12, 2016 at 17:58 | Source: PTI
After keeping their shutters down for almost six weeks against the proposed 1 per cent excise duty on non-silver jewellery, a large section of jewellers and bullion traders across the country reopened their shops today.
Apr 12, 2016 at 07:26 | Source: PTI
In Maharashtra, jewellery sales everyday go up to Rs 250 crore, which doubles on festive occasions like Gudi Padwa, the Marathi new year.