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Analysts forecast better Q2 show with a GDP print of 6.4%

Analysts forecast better Q2 show with a GDP print of 6.4%

Growth had slid to a three-year low of 5.7 percent for the three months to June on the spillover effects of the note ban and the GST implementation.

Nov 29, 2017, 15:41 PM IST
Govt names BN Sharma as GST anti-profiteering body Chairman

Govt names BN Sharma as GST anti-profiteering body Chairman

The National Anti-Profiteering Authority "has been set up for a two-year period, which would begin from the date Sharma assumes charge as Chairman", a finance ministry statement said.

Nov 28, 2017, 23:30 PM IST
GST mop-up, compliance unlikely to improve near-term: Report

GST mop-up, compliance unlikely to improve near-term: Report

There are around 9.6 million registered taxpayers under GST, including around 1.5 million of composition dealers, who are required to file taxes quarterly.

Nov 28, 2017, 16:52 PM IST
Time for India to boost per capita income: Experts

Time for India to boost per capita income: Experts

A week after Moody's Investors Service upgraded India's sovereign rating, S&P kept its India ratings unchanged at the lowest investment grade of 'BBB-minus' citing sizable fiscal deficits, a high net general government debt burden and low per capita income.

Nov 26, 2017, 16:30 PM IST
FPIs invest $2.6 billion in Indian capital markets in November so far

FPIs invest $2.6 billion in Indian capital markets in November so far

According to depositories data, foreign portfolio investors (FPIs) infused Rs 16,455 crore in equities during November 1-24, besides, they put in Rs 754 crore in the debt market during the period under review, resulting in an inflow of Rs 17,209 crore (USD 2.65 billion).

Nov 26, 2017, 15:33 PM IST
Big companies will be caught if they don't pass on GST benefit to customers: Adhia

Big companies will be caught if they don't pass on GST benefit to customers: Adhia

The Goods and Services Tax Council during its last meeting on November 10 has lowered tax rates on 178 items from 28 percent to 18 percent.

Nov 26, 2017, 09:54 AM IST
CEA Subramanian hints at lesser slabs under GST

CEA Subramanian hints at lesser slabs under GST

CEA Subramanian said although technical glitches have been noticed in filing for returns, the situation will stabilise over the coming months.

Nov 25, 2017, 19:18 PM IST
National Anti Profiteering Authority to be announced within one week: Adhia

National Anti Profiteering Authority to be announced within one week: Adhia

"Maximum one week. We will constitute it within a week," Hasmukh Adhia told ANI.

Nov 25, 2017, 19:12 PM IST
Will takes longer time to include real estate in GST: Sushil Modi

Will takes longer time to include real estate in GST: Sushil Modi

GST rates of 178 items were recently reduced from 28 percent.

Nov 25, 2017, 17:32 PM IST
NDA govt delayed Winter Session to avoid discussion on GST, Rafale deal: Owaisi

NDA govt delayed Winter Session to avoid discussion on GST, Rafale deal: Owaisi

AIMIM leader Asaduddin Owaisi had alleged that the ruling BJP wanted to avoid discussion on GST, demonetisation and Rafale deal.

Nov 23, 2017, 19:45 PM IST
Companies have to ensure GST rate cut benefit reaches common man: Finance Secretary

Companies have to ensure GST rate cut benefit reaches common man: Finance Secretary

FMCG firms and big corporates will have to ensure that retailers pass on the benefit of GST rate cut to consumers, Hasmukh Adhia said on Saturday.

Nov 18, 2017, 23:48 PM IST
Congress supports GST, but not it's implementation: Former PM Manmohan Singh

Congress supports GST, but not it's implementation: Former PM Manmohan Singh

Congress supports Centre's Good and Services Tax (GST), but not the way it was implemented, said former Prime Minister and senior party leader Manmohan Singh. 

Nov 18, 2017, 13:06 PM IST
Govt allows companies to paste new MRP stickers till Dec

Govt allows companies to paste new MRP stickers till Dec

The additional sticker has to be pasted along with the earlier labelling/sticker of MRP, if any. The provision of declaring the new reduced prices will be allowed till December this year, he added.

Nov 17, 2017, 19:24 PM IST
India may not have to wait 13 years for next upgrade: SBI report

India may not have to wait 13 years for next upgrade: SBI report

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has termed the upgrade as a "belated recognition" of reforms in the last few years, and vowed to continue them while maintaining fiscal discipline.

Nov 17, 2017, 18:08 PM IST
Moody's upgrade positive signal for economy: Shaktikanta Das

Moody's upgrade positive signal for economy: Shaktikanta Das

Large number of reforms have happened in India in the last three years - economic, structural, and institutional. All measures have been on track. 

Nov 17, 2017, 15:55 PM IST
Govt welcomes Moody's rating upgrade move, says investment revival is on priority list

Govt welcomes Moody's rating upgrade move, says investment revival is on priority list

Chief Economic Adviser Arvind Subramanian said that the government will do what it has to do on domestic front, jobs growth and investment revival.

Nov 17, 2017, 10:38 AM IST
In a big boost to Narendra Modi govt, Moody's raises India's rating, hails GST

In a big boost to Narendra Modi govt, Moody's raises India's rating, hails GST

The rating agency said that the reforms will improve the business climate in the country and raise productivity. 

Nov 17, 2017, 08:19 AM IST
Equitable average growth of 7% to be miracle for India: Bill Gates

Equitable average growth of 7% to be miracle for India: Bill Gates

Gates further said that getting the Goods and Services Tax (GST) passed was a step in positive direction.

Nov 16, 2017, 22:17 PM IST
November 16, 2017: All you need to know

November 16, 2017: All you need to know

Here is what is making headlines on November 16, 2017

Nov 16, 2017, 21:38 PM IST
Exporters can now file GST refund claim manually: CBEC

Exporters can now file GST refund claim manually: CBEC

In October, the CBEC had started refunds for merchandise exporters who had paid IGST and claimed refund based on shipping bill by submitting Table 6A.

Nov 16, 2017, 18:46 PM IST

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