The government has invited public comments on the Bill until September 30.
The Bill, parts of which experts have said are modeled on the European Union's General Data Protection legislation, has been hailed as a step in the right direction.
NDAA needs to be passed by the Senate before it can be sent to the White House for the US President Donald Trump to sign into law.
Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar, has revealed that his government has already approved, in-principle, the setting up of the Metropolitan Development Authority for Gurugram. “To make it functional, a bill would be moved R
The legislation is similar to a bill introduced in 2013 that would have required disclosure of a call centre location to consumers, along with the option to transfer to a domestic call centre.
A bill on addressing bankruptcy issues in the financial sector is ready and is likely to be introduced in Parliament soon, Economic Affairs Secretary Shaktikanta Das said today.
In a letter to Modi, Panneerselvam recalled his government had initially promulgated an ordinance and later replaced it with a bill passed unanimously by the state assembly.
A legislation has been introduced in the US House of Representatives for doubling minimum salary of H-1B holders to USD 130,000. This will make it difficult for American companies to get more skilled workers from other countries including India.
US President Donald Trump is living up to his promises â€“ or threats, depending on where you stand. In a first direct hit on the Indian software sector, Trump has introduced a bill to increase the stipulated salary of H-1B visa holders from USD 60,000 per annum to USD 130,000 per annum.
A bill to grant statutory powers to the IIMs and enable these prestigious institutes to give degrees is expected to be presented shortly to the Union Cabinet for approval.
Niti Aayog is working on a bill to streamline regulatory framework for medical institutes and replace the Medical Council of India (MCI) with a new body.
With service tax rate increasing to 60 percent from 40 percent, cost to the consumer will go up, said Thomas Cook COO, Mahesh Iyer. The new tax will be effective from January 22.
Technology stocks battered on Friday with the Nifty IT index falling nearly 3 percent after the immigration reform re-introduced in the US House of Representatives by Congressmen. Stocks fell for the second consecutive session.
An analysis of data from the Ministry of Urban Development, for 22 corporations across the country, revealed that there was 312.04% increase in revenues in November 2016 (till 19th November), over the receipts they R
In conversation with CNBC-TV18, Rajeev Chandrasekhar, MP, Rajya Sabha, said Reserve Bank of India (RBI) and banks could have done proactive work in terms of calibration of ATMs.
With banks struggling to cope with rush to get alternative currency, the government has extended use of old defunct Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes for paying household utility bills, fuel, taxes and fees and purchases from co-operative stores till November 24.
The Taxation Laws (Amendment) Bill, 2016 also seeks to expand the definition of "demerger" with a view to facilitate the splitting or reconstruction of erstwhile public sector companies.
The market had already run up substantially and so is likely to consolidate, making investors selective. However, the underlying current still remains bullish and money will continue to flow in, said Nirmal Jain of IIFL.
The Lok Sabha last week passed the Enforcement of Security Interest and Recovery of Debts Laws and Miscellaneous Provisions (Amendment) Bill, 2016, empowering banks to take possession of collateral in the case of loan default, except for farm land.
In a biggest tax reform, the national sales tax or GST Bill was approved byto replace a raft of different state and local taxes with a single unified value added tax system to turn the country into world's biggest single market.
As the Rajya Sabha passed the Constitution Amendment Bill for GST rollout, Congress today hoped that subsequent legislations for its implementation like CGST and IGST bills would be brought in the Winter Session as financial and not money bills.
In an interview with CNBC-TV18, Arun Anandagiri of taxsutra.com, tax experts L Badri Narayanan and Rohit Jain, Nihal Kothari of Khaitan & Co, CRISIL Economist DK Joshi and FICCI President Harshavardhan Neotia talked about the GST bill's passage.
In an interview with CNBC-TV18's Shereen Bhan, an expert panel of guests sat through answering a host of oft-asked questions that are asked over the ambitious goods and services tax (GST) whose Bill will likely be passed in Rajya Sabha Wednesday.
In an interview with CNBC-TV18, Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) President talked about the impact of GST on the industry.
The Centre seems to have arrived at a consensus with opposition parties and sources say the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Constitutional Amendment Bill may be tabled on the floor of Parliament Wednesday.