• GST Council recommends reduced tax rates
GST Council recommends reduced tax rates.
19 Jan, 2018. \\ Business.

The Goods and Services (GST) Council on Thursday has reduced the tax rate on 29 goods and 53 categories of services by bringing them in lower category. The Council also recommended issuance of certain...

  • World Bank projects India’s growth at 7.3% in 2018
World Bank projects India’s growth at 7.3% in 2018.
10 Jan, 2018. \\ Business.

After a stressful period for Indian economy, India is likely to regain its position of pride by recovering the tag of one of the fastest growing economic country of the world, as the World Bank predic......

  • Public Sector Banks should work towards restoring their credibility: Arun Jailtley
Public Sector Banks should work towards restoring their credibility: Arun Jailtley.
7 Jan, 2018. \\ Business.

Considering banks as one of the most important asset for the bright future of the country, Union Finance Minister, Arun Jaitley asked for the conjoint effort of both the government and the management ...

  • India’s GDP expected to slow down in 2017-18; to reach 6.5% in comparison to 7.1% in 2016-17
India’s GDP expected to slow down in 2017-18; to reach 6.5% in comparison to 7.1% in 2016-17.
6 Jan, 2018. \\ Business.

It has been estimated that the growth in GDP during 2017-18 will reach 6.5 per cent as compared to 7.1 per cent in the preceding year 2016-17, Chief Statistician T.C.A Anant said while addressing a Pr......

  • Government denies rumours of shutting down public sector banks
Government denies rumours of shutting down public sector banks.
23 Dec, 2017. \\ Business.

Dismissing rumours the government has there is no question of closure any public sector bank. Financial services secretary Rajeev Kumar on Friday said strengthening these banks by re-capitalisation pl...

  • GST may have fewer slabs in future, says Chief Economic Adviser
GST may have fewer slabs in future, says Chief Economic Adviser.
27 Nov, 2017. \\ Business.

Chief Economic Adviser (CEA) to the Government of India, Arvind Subramanian has said going forward the Goods and Services Tax (GST), may have fewer rates by “collapsing” 12 per cent and 18......

  • Product prices slashed by FMCG companies to pass on GST benefits to customers
Product prices slashed by FMCG companies to pass on GST benefits to customers.
22 Nov, 2017. \\ Business.

Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) companies including ITC, Dabur, HUL and Marico, have announced that they have slashed prices of various products to pass on the benefits of the GST rate reduction to ...

  • Moody’s upgrades India’s credit rating
Moody’s upgrades India’s credit rating.
17 Nov, 2017. \\ Business.

Moody’s upgrades India’s rating and says reforms will foster sustainable growth. The  US-based Moody’s has upgraded India’s sovereign credit rating by a notch to ‘Ba......