• Polling underway for 1st phase of Assembly polls in Gujarat
Polling underway for 1st phase of Assembly polls in Gujarat.
9 Dec, 2017. \\ National.

Polling is underway for the first phase of Assembly elections in Gujarat. Voting is taking place for 89 constituencies in Kutch, Saurashtra and South Gujarat from 8 AM and will continue till 5 in the ...

  • 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 ...

  • Congress Working Committee announces schedule for election of party president
Congress Working Committee announces schedule for election of party president.
20 Nov, 2017. \\ National.

Congress Working Committee (CWC) today announced the schedule for the election of party president. The decision came during the CWC meeting held at party president Sonia Gandhi’s residence in Ne......

  • Assam: Chapter on GST to be included in Class 12 economics subject
Assam: Chapter on GST to be included in Class 12 economics subject.
13 Nov, 2017. \\ Assam Trending.

The Assam Higher Secondary Education Council (AHSEC), that conducts the exams for class 12 in the state, has decided to introduce the GST in its curriculum from the current academic year. AHSEC Sec...

  • GST council lowers GST of 178 items
GST council lowers GST of 178 items.
11 Nov, 2017. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

The GST (Goods and Services Tax) Council has announced major changes in reducing tax rate on a wide range of products. The Council decided to reduce the tax rate on 178 of the current 228 items from 2......

  • Consumer product makers praise GST Council’s decision to lower tax on 177 items
Consumer product makers praise GST Council’s decision to lower tax on 177 items.
11 Nov, 2017. \\ Business.

Consumer product makers like Hindustan Unilever Limited and Patanjali have hailed the GST Council’s decision to lower tax rates on commonly used items and said the benefits will be passed on to ...

  • GST council meeting in Guwahati: Council lowers GST from 28 to 18 percent on 177 items
GST council meeting in Guwahati: Council lowers GST from 28 to 18 percent on 177 items.
10 Nov, 2017. \\ Assam Trending.

GST council headed by Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday decided upon reducing Goods and Services Tax (GST) on 177 items out of 277 items falling under 28% slab during a GST council meeting......