Exempt export centric units from "sunset clause": SEZs to govt

They say frequent change in govt policies has led to 'trust deficit' in such export promotion zones and affected fresh investments.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 13th, 2018

Exempt export units from "sunset clause" to boost trade: SEZs to govt

They say frequent change in govt policies has led to 'trust deficit' in such export promotion zones and affected fresh investments.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 14th, 2018

Commerce Ministry for removal of sunset clause for SEZs

The Commerce Ministry has pitched for continuation of tax incentives being enjoyed by units in special economic zones (SEZs) with a view to boost shipments and job creation, a government official sai........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineJan 21st, 2018

Remove sunset clause on tax benefits for SEZ units: Commerce ministry

According to industry experts, the clause that indicates the date in advance on which tax incentives will cease to exist is a retrograde step and would impact investments and job creation.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 21st, 2018

Commerce Mininstry panel suggests change in SEZ rules

A Commerce Ministry-appointed panel has suggested that the Board of Approval (BoA), the highest decision making body for SEZs, should be given additional powers to exempt units and developers from ce........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineDec 26th, 2017

Uttar Pradesh govt looks beyond sugar mills with khandsari, gur units

To give cane farmers a viable alternative to only sugar mills as their buyers, the Uttar Pradesh government has decided to revive and boost the state's jaggery (gur) and khandsari (unrefied sugar, made from thickened cane syrup) i.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 16th, 2018

No immediate plan to give production-linked subsidy to sugar sector: Govt

Asked factories to export 2 million tonnes sweetener, even at loss, to liquidate surplus stock and improve domestic prices.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 11th, 2018

Govt likely to pay cane growers Rs 55 a tonne to help sugar mills: Sources

India in March scrapped a 20 per cent export tax and made it compulsory for mills to export at least 2 million tonnes of sugar.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 10th, 2018

Start-up investors may be exempt from "angel tax"

But, majority might be left out, as only those investing in entities recognised by govt could qualify.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 5th, 2018

Letter to BS: Govt may have to stop export subsidies within next 9 months

The tax on petroleum products is so high that it inflates transport cost and eats up export profits. It must be waived off.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 2nd, 2018

Govt may have to stop export subsidies within the next nine months

Trade experts have said India's position is weak, with no historical precedent for a country winning a reprieve from the WTO on this matter.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 1st, 2018

Plastic makers protest ban in Maharashtra; urge govt to review blanket ban

Fearing closure of 4,000-odd units, plastic manufacturers have urged the government of Maharashtra to review its blanket ban on multiple plastic products.The government issued a notification ordering a ban on several types of plasti.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 28th, 2018

Govt extends export support to chana dal; to produce 24 mn tonnes of pulses

India is expected to produce around 24 million tonnes of pulses in 2017-18.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 22nd, 2018

What"s needed for effective water management: Less govt, more governance

We must move towards a people-centric, ecosystem-oriented management.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 21st, 2018

Sugar mills urge govt to re-introduce minimum indicative export quota

Ask for an earlier scheme to be revived as prices slide after surplus production.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 19th, 2018

India to engage with US over export subsidies and convey its position: Govt

US companies are getting affected by letting Indian exporters sell goods more cheaply.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 15th, 2018

Govt blames UPA II FM Chidambaram for relaxing 80:20 gold import scheme

The central government blamed ex-Union finance minister P Chidambaram for deciding to relaxing the 80:20 gold import scheme three days before the 2014 general election, saying 13 export houses were benefited to the extent of Rs 45 b.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 12th, 2018

Scrapping of 80:20 scheme enabled Nirav, Choksi to make 200% profits: Cong

UPA govt had in 2013 imposed restrictions on import of gold and made it mandatory to export 20% of imported gold after value addition under 80:20 scheme......»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMar 8th, 2018

Govt announces Rs 50 bn fund to jumpstart growth in 12 key services sectors

Export competitiveness and job creation in IT, logistics, hospital and other sub-sectors targeted.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 28th, 2018

Output cap imposed by Maharashtra govt hits chemicals" producers

An estimated 20 million tonnes of plastic is used daily life, with at least 50,000 units engaged in this and 4 million people being dependent on this industry.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 21st, 2018

Maharashtra govt likely to unveil plan to revive struggling small units

Reviving the MSME sector is critical to achieve the state's objective of becoming a $1 trillion economy by 2025: Subhash Desai.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 20th, 2018