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  • GSTN enables Nil Filing of GSTR-3B through SMS

    New Delhi: In a significant move to ease GST compliance, The Goods and Services Tax Network (GSTN) has enabled the functionality to file ‘Nil’ GSTR-3B return for GST taxpayers by using SMS facility from their registered mobile numbers. Form GSTR-3B can be filed as a Nil return if there are no outward supplies as well as a […]

    Rupee depreciates by 20 paise to close at Rs 75.79 against dollar

    The rupee today depreciated 20 paise to close at 75 rupees and 79 paise against the US dollar as strengthening US dollar and weak domestic equities weighed on investor sentiment.

    Govt constitutes Empowered Group of Secretaries to facilitate investment in country

    The Union Government has constituted an Empowered Group of Secretaries headed by Cabinet Secretary to facilitate investment in the country. The empowered group will assist investment in key sectors of the economy by identifying potential investors. It will also recommend sector-specific and geography specific incentive packages focusing on both domestic and foreign investors. Along with […]

    PSBs disburse Rs 12,200 Cr to states, UTs so far: FM Nirmala Sitharaman

    Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today said, the Public Sector Banks have disbursed 12,200 crore rupees to the States and Union Territories so far. She also said, PSBs have sanctioned loans worth 24 thousand 260 crore rupees under the 100 per cent Emergency Credit Line Guarantee Scheme including the disbursed amount. Maximum disbursements were made by […]

    Export curbs now only on specific diagnostic kits, instruments: DGFT

    The Centre has  decided to continue the export curbs only on specific diagnostic  kits, reagents, and instruments such as swabs sterile synthetic fibre, silicon columns and magnetic stand, amid the COVID-19  outbreak. In a notification, the Directorate General of  Foreign Trade, DGFT  said all other diagnostic kits, reagents, instruments and apparatus are freely exportable subject […]

    Bank of Baroda, Union Bank of India reduce MCLR across all tenors

    State-run lenders Bank of Baroda (BoB) and Union Bank of India (UBI) have announced cut in their marginal cost of funds-based lending rates (MCLR) across all tenors. While the Bank of Baroda’s MCLR cut of 15 basis points (bps) is effective from tomorrow, the 10 bps revision in Union Bank of India’s rates will come […]

    Indian economy to grow at 9.5 pct in next fiscal, says Fitch Ratings

    After a contraction in the current financial year, India’s economy is forecast to bounce back with a sharp growth rate of 9.5 percent next fiscal, Fitch Ratings has said. It has forecast a 5 percent contraction in the GDP in the ongoing financial year. Fitch Ratings said after the global crisis, India’s GDP growth is […]

    The Smart Way to Buy Life Insurance Online

    There’s a right way and a wrong way to purchase life insurance. If you want to get good value for your dollar, it’s important to do research, compare quotes from several providers, figure out how much coverage you need, know what you should buy, and then speak with a few agents to get more details. […]

    S&P’s retains India’s sovereign rating at “BBB-” with stable outlook

    S&P today retained India’s sovereign rating at “BBB-” with a stable outlook, saying that while risks to growth are rising, the economy and fiscal position will stabilise and begin to recover from 2021 onwards. It said, the stable outlook reflects that India’s economy will recover following the containment of COVID-19 pandemic and the country will […]

    NFL inks MoU with ITI Nangal for training of youth in 12 trades for employment

    With a view to give thrust to the Skill India initiative, National Fertilizers Limited, NFL, a Central Public Sector Enterprise Under Department Of Fertilizers, has started tying up with Industrial Training Institutes located near to its plants to train youth in various trades and to enhance the chances of their employability in heavy and process […]