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  • Cabinet clears changes to GST Bill, drops 1% additional tax on inter-state sales

    New Delhi: The Union Cabinet has cleared changes to the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Constitutional Amendment Bill, dropping 1 per cent manufacturing tax and providing guarantee to compensate states for any revenue loss in the first five years of rollout of the proposed indirect tax regime. The Cabinet, headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi […]

    Niti Aayog holding consultations with States on 15-year Vision Document

    New Delhi: Niti Aayog  held consultations with the Chief Secretaries of the states today  and discussed on the formulation of a 15-year Vision Document for the country, along with a 7-year Strategy and 3-year Action Agenda to implement that vision. The vision will be actionable in the period beyond the 12th five year plan, which […]

    Monsoon to push GDP growth to over 8% this fiscal: Panagariya

    New Delhi : NITI Aayog Vice Chairman Arvind Panagariya has on Wednesday said  a good monsoon can help add a percentage point to India’s GDP growth in the current fiscal. He expressed confidence that the GDP growth could cross 8 per cent in current fiscal from 7.6 per cent in 2015-16. Panagariya was talking to […]

    Ola partners with Government for Socio-Economic Development of Safai Karamcharis and their families

    New Delhi: Ola, India’s most popular mobile app for transportation, today signed an MoU with National Safai Karamcharis Finance and Development Corporation (NSKFDC) established under the aegis of the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment. The MoU is aimed at socio-economic development of Safai Karamcharis/ Scavengers and their dependents by enabling livelihood opportunities, especially for […]

    P M presents Time India Awards

    Mumbai: Prime Minister Narendra Modi presented the maiden Time India Awards at the inaugural ceremony of the Make in India (MII) Week in Mumbai. The Best-in-class manufacturing award was given to Tata Steel, while the innovator of the year award went to Hero MotoCorp and the young makers of the year award went to Yogesh […]

    Make in India Week: 3 MoUs worth Rs 21000 cr signed on Day 1

    Mumbai: Three MoUs envisaging total investment of Rs 21,000 crore were inked on the first day of the Make in India Week, which was launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi here today. Sterlite Group company TwinStar Display Technologies inked a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Maharashtra Industrial Development Corporation (MIDC) to set up an LCD […]

    PM promises stable tax regime, more economic reforms

    Mumbai:  Prime Minister Narendra Modi has promised more economic reforms and a stable tax regime to make India an easy place to do business. Addressing the Make in India event in Mumbai yesterday evening, Mr. Modi said tax regime in the country will be made more efficient, transparent, stable and predictable. He said his government […]

    US Congress approves long-delayed IMF reforms

    The US Congress has passed a legislation approving

    Enabling Food for All takes centre stage at 5th Global Economic Summit

    Mumbai: World over leaders are working towards ensuring Enabling Food

    WEF commends India’s economic growth

    According to the World Economic Forum (WEF) India, in the coming years, is positioned much more favorably than China in terms of growth. In an article published on its website, the Head of India and South Asia for World Economic Forum, Viraj Mehta, said that there is now a consensus among analysts that there are […]