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  Business   Economy  19 Sep 2017

Business, Economy, 19 Sep 2017

GST Council's next meet on Oct 6, relief for exporters may be on cards

The meeting was scheduled to be held on October 24 but was preponed in view of the engagements following Diwali festival.

19 Sep 2017 7:22 PM

Companies may have to furnish Apr-Sept income estimates to I-T dept

Also, businesses have to specify reason for any reduction in advance tax payment compared to preceding financial year.

19 Sep 2017 7:07 PM

NPA-laden PSU banks crimp advance tax mop-up at 10.6 per cent

The tax department has asked its officials to keep a close vigil on the forthcoming quarterly results by large corporates.

19 Sep 2017 6:33 PM

Modi-Jaitley meeting on slowing economy postponed

Sources said two issues the PMO wants fixed quickly are sluggish exports and private investment not picking up.

19 Sep 2017 5:12 PM

Find ways to double farmers' income, says R M Singh to states

The centre has already come out with a four-volume report suggesting ways to boost farmers' income which states will have to study.

19 Sep 2017 4:47 PM


Taking steps to smoothen coal supply to power plants by early Oct: Goyal

Goyal's assurance came after IACC President N Srinivasan flagged the issue of the depleting stock of coal at power stations.

19 Sep 2017 3:24 PM

SBI reports says economic slowdown is real, not just technical

The note comes days after Amit Shah attributed the slowdown to 'technical reasons' without elaborating on the same.

19 Sep 2017 3:10 PM

Govt plans to bring smaller traders in GST net via simpler compliance norms

As of now, the threshold limit for traders to compulsorily register under GST is an annual turnover of Rs 20 lakh.

19 Sep 2017 2:05 PM

Modi may cut infrastructure funding on record low GDP

Tax receipts were about $7.8 billion in July, a little over half the monthly target.

19 Sep 2017 10:50 AM

Worried Modi to take stock of sluggish economy with Jaitley

Govt data showed GDP growth in first quarter of current fiscal slumped to a three-year low of 5.7 per cent.

19 Sep 2017 10:29 AM


AAI to invest Rs 1,530 crore to develop three airports

The new terminal building will be made operational before January 2019, it said.

19 Sep 2017 6:46 AM

ePayments have become habit for people, says Arun Jaitley

The finance minister said that various government initiatives to encourage digital transactions are going to make a major advance in that direction. 

19 Sep 2017 6:28 AM