The final clearance will be given by the Union Environment Ministry, which takes a decision on the basis of the recommendation of the green panel, Expert Appraisal Committee (EAC).
Smartwatches and CCTV cameras are among the 13 items added on August 17 to the Electronics and Information Technology Goods (Requirement for Compulsory Registration) Order, 2012.
Local lenders have seen 45 percent jump of Rs 34,900 crore in loan defaulters from last year.
JPMorgan will host their India Investor Summit 2017 in New Delhi this week and like every year this year too promises to be star-studded and action packed.
One of the best examples of muddled thinking that has come to characterize researchers can be found in the latest Economic Survey – pages 119-128 of Volume II – when it discusses the energy scene in India.
As per a report, Aadhaar of top management personnel will be needed at the time of registration of companies and partnership entities.
Fadnavis said opportunities exist in the state for businesses across all sectors, and pointed out upcoming areas under the Smart City initiative which can be of interest to power, grid and housing industries.
The Japanese financial services major said that the wider current account deficit in the second quarter and still- elevated trade deficit so far in July-August suggest that the current account deficit is set to widen sharply this year. Nomura expects current account deficit likely at 1.5 per cent of GDP in 2017 but noted that funding will not be a constraint.
"There are two kinds of taxes (on petroleum products). One is the central excise and the other one is state VAT. That is the reason we are expecting uniform tax mechanism from the industry point of view," Pradhan told PTI.
CAD increased to USD 14.3 billion, or 2.4 per cent of gross domestic product (GDP), in the first quarter of the current fiscal from USD 0.4 billion in the year ago period. In FY17, CAD was at USD 15.2 billion, or 0.7 per cent of GDP.
The net outflow by foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) follows a withdrawal of Rs 12,770 crore from the stock market in August. Prior to that, they had pumped in over Rs 62,000 crore in the past six months.
Lavishing praise on Modi on his 67th birthday, Shah said the PM's life in many ways was a "personification of the spirit of India" and claimed his sensitivity towards the aspirations of the poor had led to "historic poverty alleviation initiatives taking shape at a scale unheard of in the history" of India.
Speaking at the function of the two-day Regional Conference on Environment organised by National Green Tribunal (NGT), Andhra Pradesh Pollution Control Board and Telangana State Pollution Control Board, here, Naidu said there is an urgent need to increase the green cover in cities and towns for sustainable development.
"After the Union cabinet reshuffle and expansion, the Maharashtra government will also go for expansion. The details will be out at the appropriate time," he told reporters in Aurangabad.
Gold imports, which has a bearing on the country's current account deficit (CAD), stood at USD 5.08 billion in April-August 2016-17.
Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has been critical of the demonetisation and goods and services tax (GST) roll outs since the beginning. He had categorically mentioned that the economy was running on just one engine of public spending. In an interview to Network18, Former Prime Minister has once again warned that the gross domestic product (GDP) growth will be affected adversely.
Social capital is "insufficient" in the country and spending on aspects like health and education "is not just desirable for its (India's) own sake, but is also central to economic growth and political stability", it said.
Most bankers, rating agencies, brokerages and companies are unsure about the outcome of SEBI’s seismic rule requiring all companies to declare their loan defaults to banks within one working day.
Small taxpayers will have time until September 30 to opt for the scheme, which offers easy compliance for business as returns are to be filed only quarterly.
The minister has also assured stakeholders that there will not be any shortage of raw materials for steel-making.
Tech majors like WhatsApp and Facebook are also engaged in dialogue with the NPCI, a body set up to promote retail payment, UPI-enabled payment on their platforms.
India's Forex reserves have grown over 71 times in the last twenty six years, and is enough to pay for all its imports for the coming ten months
Earlier, Sudarshan Sen, Executive Director, RBI had spoken about the reserve bank's discomfort with Bitcoin.
Why should you be afraid of October 3rd? How does life change? In an interview to CNBC-TV18's Latha Venkatesh, G Padmanabhan, Non-Executive Chairman of Bank of India, Sandeep Parekh, Founder of Finsec Law Advisors, Anjan Ghosh, Head, Corporate Ratings at ICRA and Ravi Kishan Takkar, MD & CEO of UCO Bank answered all these questions.
The Group of Ministers (GoM) set up to look into the technical issues faced by goods and services tax network (GSTN), headed by Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi held its first meeting in Bengaluru today. In an interview to CNBC-TV18, MS Mani, Tax Partner at Deloitte, Rohan Shah, Tax Expert and also Pratik Jain, Leader-Indirect Taxes of PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) discussed about the same.