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  • ABSENT DEFINITIONS RENDER NEW TRAFFICKING LAW TOOTHLESS

    Written by Kaushik Gupta The new draft law, Trafficking of Persons (Prevention, Protection and Rehabilitation) Bill 2016 claims to draw inspiration from Article 23 of the Constitution of India which prohibits trafficking of human beings and begar and other similar forms of forced labour. It also speaks of right to life or personal liberty guaranteed […]

    Quote on 7th pay commission – Mr. Amit Modi, Director, ABA Corp and Vice President, CREDAI, Western UP

    How the implementation of Seventh Pay Commission’s recommendations will boost the real estate sector since the govt employees will be encouraged to invest money in buying property.   The implementation of 7th Pay Commission recommendation, in our view, is an important milestone in the real-estate cycle as an increase in salaries of government employees is likely […]

    SARE Home’s reaction on REITs development

    Mr. Vineet Relia, Managing Director of SARE Homes “SEBI’s decision to increase investment cap of REITs will help address the challenges faced by the real estate sector. Given the need for infrastructural advancement and the slowdown in demand in real estate sector, REITs provide an important alternative to derive capital for realty projects. The Indian […]

    Views of Mr. George Alexander Muthoot, MD, Muthoot Finance on Monetary Policy

    “The policy announcement today is in line with market expectations. The economy is improving with companies posting significantly better results in quarter four FY16 as compared to previous 6-8 quarters, and there has been a gradual movement in investment cycle, including the rural economy, which is expected to strengthen with a normal monsoon. The policy […]

    RBI Policy Expectation by KV Developers

    Mr. Aman Agarwal,  Director, KV Developers & Governing Council Member NAREDCO “We hope the RBI will cut the repo rate, this will help in boosting the demand and a major relief for the home borrowers. Indian economy which is under pressure and shows slow signs of progress, a rate cut will give much needed push […]

    Reaction quote on Raise tax holiday for startups to seven years from three

    by Major Prashant Rai, CEO and Founder, Onetimejobs.com:   “The promised tax exemptions will ensure a much needed boost; this is a good idea in my opinion, because startups are the future giants in the making. Extension of tax rebates will be extremely useful and will encourage domestic capital to grow the businesses. This will […]

    Budget Wishlist Startups, Ecommerce & Corporates : wishlist/ expectation from Budget 2016-17

    Recent government initiatives promoting startups and entrepreneurship culture in the country  idea has a slew of start-up and established companies in the technology and e-commerce space excited. They all believe Budget 2016 will be the start of a new era of higher growth. We know that the government is focusing on promoting e-commerce, innovation and […]

    Budget Expectation Quote from Mr. Manu Agarwal, Founder & CEO, Naaptol

    “This budget should have some favorable reforms for the emerging industries like e-commerce. There is still a lot of ambiguity with respect to the taxation laws for marketplace companies like ours. I expect this budget to give some clarity on it. Additionally there should be more plans of development of infrastructure. Our industry rely heavily on imports and […]

    Union Budget Expectations for Education Industry – Ms Monica Malhotra Kandhari, Senior Director, MBD Group

    Education sector plays a pivotal role in the ‘India Growth Story’ but the outlay for education in previous budgets has consistently been less than 4% of the GDP, a figure lower than the average spending on education in the developing world. In a developing economy like India the outlay should ideally be in double digits. […]

    “RBI could have done much more” says Mr. Ashwin Sheth

    Mumbai: The RBI Policy announcement by Dr. Raghuram Rajan, RBI Governor keeping key policy rates unchanged at 6.75% did not meet expectations of the real estate industry said, Mr. Ashwin Sheth, CMD, Sheth Corp Ltd. “Though taking a conservative path, RBI could have done much more. A rate cut at this stage would have helped […]