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IPOs, bonus issue, share gifts exempted from capital gains tax

IPOs, bonus issue, share gifts exempted from capital gains tax

The government has exempted genuine equity investments through IPOs, bonus or rights issues by a listed company from long-term capital gains tax even if no securities transaction tax (STT) was paid on the transfers.

Jun 06, 2017, 16:46 PM IST
Good news for Railway employees: Likely to get 78-day wages as Dussehra bonus

Good news for Railway employees: Likely to get 78-day wages as Dussehra bonus

Ahead of the festive season, railway employees are likely to get 78-day wages as bonus this year, the same as in the last four years despite the financial crunch.

Sep 25, 2016, 10:47 AM IST
Goibibo launches travel-based social network `GoContact`on its mobile app

Goibibo launches travel-based social network `GoContact`on its mobile app

Online hotel-booking engine and air aggregator Goibibo on Monday launched a travel-based social network `GoContact` on its mobile app which will enable users to get connected on Goibibo app using their phone books.

Jun 20, 2016, 13:48 PM IST
Chinese firm distributes free sex dolls as company bonus

Chinese firm distributes free sex dolls as company bonus

Instead of handing out cash to staff, Lianlian, a technology firm, dished out X-rated toys at an office party to mark the Chinese New Year, sun.co.uk reported.

Feb 07, 2016, 21:13 PM IST
Higher bonus for workers becomes a reality

Higher bonus for workers becomes a reality

The government has notified the Payment of Bonus Act on January 1, a move which will benefit crores of workers whose wages are below Rs 21,000 per month.

Jan 08, 2016, 19:54 PM IST
Govt introduces bill to hike wage ceiling for Bonus to Rs 21,000

Govt introduces bill to hike wage ceiling for Bonus to Rs 21,000

The amendment bill will be made effective from April 1, 2015. The bill will amend, the Payment of Bonus Act 1965, which is applicable to every factory and other establishment in which 20 or more persons are employed on any day during an accounting year.

Dec 07, 2015, 17:29 PM IST
Govt doubles monthly bonus calculation ceiling to Rs 7,000

Govt doubles monthly bonus calculation ceiling to Rs 7,000

The Cabinet Wednesday decided to double the wage ceiling for calculating bonus to Rs 7,000 per month for factory workers and establishments with 20 or more workers.

Oct 21, 2015, 16:36 PM IST

Missouri cop bragged about bonus from Ferguson protests: Report

A St Louis County police officer is being investigated after apparently bragging on Facebook about how he spent his "bonus" for working during recent protests in Ferguson, Missouri, the Guardian reported Friday.

Aug 15, 2015, 10:19 AM IST

Jeypore kendu pluckers not getting bonus for lack of banks

 Thousands of kendu leaf pluckers under Jeypore kendu leaf division are yet to receive their bonus announced by Odisha Government in 2014 as they have no bank accounts.

Jul 28, 2015, 14:44 PM IST

TCS Q4 net falls 27% to Rs 3,858 cr on Rs 2,628 cr employee bonus

TCS Thursday reported a steep 27 percent fall in net profit at Rs 3,858.2 crore in the January-March quarter, primarily due to a one-time employee bonus of Rs 2,628 crore.

Apr 16, 2015, 19:22 PM IST
TCS announces record Rs 2,628 cr bonus to staff on 10th IPO anniversary

TCS announces record Rs 2,628 cr bonus to staff on 10th IPO anniversary

In one of the largest-ever employee bonus payouts in the history of India Inc, software exporter TCS Thursday announced a Rs 2,628 crore one-time bonus to staff to mark 10 years of its public listing.

Apr 16, 2015, 17:10 PM IST

TCS offers bonus worth Rs 2,628 crore to its employees

India's leading software firm Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) is giving a one-time bonus worth Rs 2,628 crore to all eligible employees to mark the 10th anniversary of its IPO.

Apr 16, 2015, 16:49 PM IST

HCL Tech, Tech Mahindra shares fall on turning ex-bonus

Scrip of HCL Technologies fell 2.49 percent to Rs 978.95 on the BSE today. On the NSE, it was down over 2.67 percent to Rs 976.50.

Mar 19, 2015, 19:05 PM IST

Perks in India Inc get fancy; top talent gets iPhones, Mercs

When it comes to rewarding top- performing employees, many large corporates are giving out expensive gifts such as latest iPhones, Mercs, flats and jewellery - a trend started by a little-known diamond firm in Gujarat a few months back.

Jan 11, 2015, 13:34 PM IST
New Zealand to get "once in a generation" USD 20m bonus from Cricket World Cup

New Zealand to get "once in a generation" USD 20m bonus from Cricket World Cup

In what has been dubbed as a once in a million chance to boost cricket in New Zealand, the country's cricket board is reportedly expected to get a 20 million dollar bonus from next year's World Cup.

Dec 07, 2014, 17:13 PM IST

Raj CM announces generous bonus for Roadways employees

 Showing her generosity Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje on Wednesday announced to pay bonus to employees of the State Road Transport Corporation (RSRTC) who were earlier denied by their Governing Council, an official spokesman said.

Oct 22, 2014, 19:32 PM IST

Delhi Congress gives 2 months salary as Diwali bonus to employees

In an effort to boost their moral ahead of possible Assembly polls, Delhi Congress on Wednesday offered its employees a bonus of two months salary as a "Diwali gift", in first such financial assistance in the last 15 years.

Oct 22, 2014, 15:18 PM IST

Cabinet okays 78-day bonus for railwaymen post-facto

The Union Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Saturday gave its ex-post facto approval for payment of Productivity Linked Bonus (PLB) equivalent to 78 days wages for the financial year 2013-14 to all eligible non-gazetted Railway employees.

Oct 18, 2014, 23:26 PM IST

Cairn India pays outgoing CEO bonus of Rs 2.51 cr

Cairn India's outgoing interim CEO was paid a bonus of Rs 2.51 crore for 2013-14 but his total compensation was a third of what the firm's last full time chief executive got.

Jun 22, 2014, 17:33 PM IST

Google's Nikesh Arora to get $3.5 million bonus for FY'13

Google CEO Larry Page and co-founder Sergey Brin will receive no bonus.

Mar 11, 2014, 14:29 PM IST