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  Business   Economy  25 May 2017

Business, Economy, 25 May 2017

Govt may trim USD 900 bn shipments target in FTP review: FIEO

Shipments growing at a compounded annual rate of 15 per cent will lead to exports clocking USD 700-750 billion by 2020.

25 May 2017 8:07 PM

Pak economy crosses USD 300 bn mark for first time

Pakistan govt also met its budget deficit target of 3.8 pc, with the actual deficit registering at 3.7 pc.

25 May 2017 7:44 PM

Icra expects gradual pick up in GDP growth to 7.1 pc

Gross value added growth is estimated to come at 6.9 per cent, up from the initial estimate of 6.6 per cent.

25 May 2017 7:25 PM

India needs to innovate for a better tomorrow: Goyal

Goyal was reacting to yesterday's remarks made by visiting Harvard Business School professor and economist Michael E Porter.

25 May 2017 6:07 PM

Tax burden on gold should reduce under GST regime: WGC

GST will bring lot of transperency in the gold industry including check on illgeal imports.

25 May 2017 5:22 PM


Govt to use CSCs, post offices to sell crop insurance policy

Non-loanee farmers who have taken the crop insurance policy at present are only 22 per cent.

25 May 2017 4:59 PM

Will request for lower GST on hybrid vehicles: Gadkari

Hybrid cars slated to attract a 15 per cent cess over and above peak rate of 28 per cent under GST.

25 May 2017 4:11 PM

Flat, apartment maintenance to cost more under GST

Once GST comes in, existing rate of 15.55 per cent on maintenance charges will be replaced by 18 per cent.

25 May 2017 3:25 PM

Hotel owners to press for 5 pc slab at GST review meet

Association has announced a State-wide bandh on May 30 to protest the proposed increase in tax under GST for hotels.

25 May 2017 3:15 PM

Expense ratio of mutual fund houses likely to increase

The expense ratior will also go up by 3 per cent after implementation of Goods and services Tax.

25 May 2017 2:07 PM


Centre may connect UDAN flights to more smaller cities

Civil Aviation Ministry considering to fly fixed wing planes on routes under 150 km in certain areas.

25 May 2017 1:26 PM

Taxmann recognised as GST Suvidha Provider by govt

Taxmann will provide taxpayers with wide range of facilities including, easier returns, payments ledger maintenance.

25 May 2017 12:59 PM

Cabinet Secy assures fast decision on allowance report

Lavasa Committee has proposed a House Rent Allowance of up to 30 per cent of basic salary.

25 May 2017 11:54 AM

Power ministry says energy shortage comes down

Energy Shortage reduced from 4.2 per cent in 2013-14 to 0.7 per cent in 2016-17

25 May 2017 9:09 AM