Govt is listening to industry on GST, says Adi Godrej

The second half of FY18 will be even better for consumer goods companies: Adi Godrej.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 14th, 2017

Industrialists are betting on a sustainable state and CM: Amit Mitra

Days, after business leaders attended the Bengal Global Business Summit, West Bengal Finance, and Industry Minister Amit Mitra, decodes the success behind the summit and the achievements of his govt.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 21st, 2018

Govt restricts imports of petcoke for users to curb air pollution in Delhi

According to industry sources, nearly 20 million ton of iron ore production has been affected since the closure of mines from January 1.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 20th, 2018

Telecommunication sector calls for urgent govt intervention

The government must look at reducing the applicable GST rate to 12 per cent from 18 per cent as the high cost of operations in India is putting questions on the sustainability of the industry in the short-term.....»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineJan 17th, 2018

Prices of consumer electronics may go up 30% under tougher e-waste rules

Industry body CEAMA has clashed with govt over mandatory recycling of past sales.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 17th, 2018

Govt disbands Security Sector Skill Development Council over fund misuse

The government has disbanded the Security Sector Skill Development Council, set up to provide professional certification for private security industry, after an audit found several malpractices, incl........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineJan 14th, 2018

Govt stalls plan to cut drug prices after pushback from pharma companies

The Indian Pharmaceutical Alliance and other industry bodies argued these changes would increase drug prices, cost jobs and hamper innovation.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 12th, 2018

Budget 2018: How rising oil prices impact govt and aviation industry

The benchmark Indian crude oil basket crossed $66 a barrel last week.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 7th, 2018

Oil price hike shadow on govt, aviation industry

The benchmark Indian crude oil basket crossed $66 a barrel last week and ATF is at a three-year high of Rs 57,349 a kilolitre.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 7th, 2018

Govt to impose anti-dumping duty on chemical from China, Japan for 3 yrs

The domestic industry has suffered material injury due to the dumping of the product.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 5th, 2018

Iron, steel cos" GNPA for PSBs in basic metals 24%: Govt

The Indian steel industry contributes approximately 2 per cent to the country's GDP.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 1st, 2018

Govt eases rules on rectification of GST returns, allays fears on penalties

Industry bodies have been demanding a relaxation of norms and easier compliance provisions.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 1st, 2018

Bengal woos entrepreneurs to shed ‘anti-business’ image

Govt moves to revive Darjeeling tea industry.....»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineDec 28th, 2017

Still in kindergarten stage, reforms have a long way to graduation

Govt needs to focus on public-private partnerships to usher in quality, inclusiveness, say industry watchers.....»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineDec 28th, 2017

Govt hires consultant to formulate new auto policy, to focus on clean tech

The development comes at a critical time for the automobile industry, which is set to move to stricter emission norms of BS-VI from April 2020.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 28th, 2017

Auto sector: A roller-coaster ride as govt and apex court serve a triple-whammy

Demonetisation, BS-III vehicle ban and GST rollout made for a bumpy journey, but the industry bounced back after each disruption.....»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineDec 26th, 2017

Consider Nilekani, Murthy or Premji for CIO post: Balakrishnan to govt

'I think the government should get leaders from the tech industry to be the CIO,' said Balakrishnan.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 19th, 2017

Govt approves Rs 2,600 cr package for leather sector, to boost jobs

The package will provide jobs to 324,000 people in the leather industry over the next three years......»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 15th, 2017

Govt ignored warnings from private companies over GST rollout: Sources

The GST law was debated for decades, industry had enough time to prepare, and glitches are being fixed, a finance ministry spokesman said.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 15th, 2017

Rs 2,600-cr package for leather and footwear industry to boost jobs: Govt

The government today approved a Rs 2,600 crore special package for employment generation in the leather and footwear sector, which has the potential to generate 3.24 lakh jobs in three years and assist in the formalisation of 2.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 15th, 2017

‘Freight corridors offer a plethora of opportunities’

NITI Aayog CEO urges industry to partner govt.....»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineDec 12th, 2017