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  Business   Economy  07 Aug 2017

Business, Economy, 07 Aug 2017

Subsidy on LPG for poor to stay: Dharmendra Pradhan

The capacity of LPG supply is expected to double and cover most households.

07 Aug 2017 7:37 PM

Demonetisation effect: ITR filings for 2016-17 grow by 25 per cent

The effect of demonetisation is also clearly visible in the growth in direct tax collections, the tax department said.

07 Aug 2017 6:48 PM

No welfare scheme for those having AC or car as govt tweaks eligibility criteria

The government is changing its parameters for deciding the eligibility to avail social welfare schemes.

07 Aug 2017 5:47 PM

Hiring, salary raise, attrition levels decrease in Q1 of 2017, says report

Hiring outlook of Indian firms will be characterised by a wait-and-watch approach as they battle automation.

07 Aug 2017 3:48 PM

SUVs, luxury cars to cost more as GST Council hikes cess to 25 per cent

Small petrol cars of less than 4 metres and 1200 cc are also marked for a cess of 1 per cent.

07 Aug 2017 3:34 PM


Do you know you can file 'Belated Return' under I-T Act?

Income Tax Act, 1961 defines different types of taxes and their last dates under various sections.

07 Aug 2017 3:17 PM

Stiff competition forces BHIM app to consider higher cashbacks

The Bharat Interface for Money (BHIM) app was launched by the Modi government in 2016 and is run by NPCI.

07 Aug 2017 2:18 PM

Check whether your PAN was among 11.44 lakh deleted cards

Govt recently either cancelled or deleted PAN cards that were found to be 'multiple' to prevent tax evasion.

07 Aug 2017 2:18 PM

Cargo traffic at 12 major ports up 4 per cent to 222 MT in April-July

India has 12 major ports which handle approximately 61 per cent of the country's total cargo traffic.

07 Aug 2017 1:55 PM

Rakhi 2017: Skip cash or chocolates, get these financial gifts for your siblings

Here are a few alternative options you can indulge in this year to really protect your loved ones’ future.

07 Aug 2017 1:34 PM


Govt terminates auction of coal mines citing poor response from bidders

There was no good response from bidders because the steel industry is in a bad shape.

07 Aug 2017 11:31 AM

Gold futures slip 0.10 per cent on weak global cues

Gold for delivery in October declined by Rs 29, or 0.10 per cent, to Rs 28,377 per 10 grams.

07 Aug 2017 11:12 AM

Train journey between Delhi and Mumbai to become a 'true overnighter'

Railway Ministry will make improvements on existing Rajdhani train that runs between the two cities.

07 Aug 2017 10:48 AM

FICCI hails Rajiv Kumar's appointment as new VC of Niti Aayog

FICCI also said the chamber's role has now become crucial, owing to emphasis of on cooperative federalism.

07 Aug 2017 9:40 AM

Weavers' Service Centres to offer host of government services: Smriti Irani

Weavers' Service Centres will offer services like PAN, Aadhaar, payment of electricity bills, online courses, etc.

07 Aug 2017 9:21 AM


Higher rupee value hurting exporters

Pace of exports is declining, says Assocham.

07 Aug 2017 2:06 AM