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  Business   Economy  08 Aug 2017

Business, Economy, 08 Aug 2017

TRAI says telcos failed to meet consumer satisfaction level

For overall telecom service, Tata scored highest in Delhi and Reliance Jio in MP and Karnataka.

08 Aug 2017 8:52 PM

PNB directs 9 bad loan accounts for insolvency resolution

The Reserve Bank earlier in June had asked banks to finalise a resolution plan within six month to resolve bad loans.

08 Aug 2017 8:44 PM

CAG criticizes BHEL for inadequate efforts to improve performance

CAG observed that as BHEL had not effectively diversified into new/less operated business areas.

08 Aug 2017 8:35 PM

Govt spending rises 27 per cent in Q1 due to budget advancement: Jaitley

Previously when budget got approved in mid-May, spending would start only in second quarter unlike in 2017.

08 Aug 2017 8:23 PM

Lok Sabha approves hike in basic Customs duty on some imported goods

Basic Customs duty was hiked to 10 per cent on various kinds of printers, facsimile machines, certain types of ink cartridge, etc.

08 Aug 2017 7:46 PM


GSTN portal ready, businesses can start filing returns for July

The GST returns for July and August will be filed on the Goods and Services Tax Network (GSTN) portal by filling up GSTR 3B form.

08 Aug 2017 7:30 PM

RBI asks banks to periodically assess level of cyber security

According to RBI, the 'Wannacry' ransomware attacks this year harmed computers in two bank branches.

08 Aug 2017 6:55 PM

Did not know tenure at Niti Aayog: Panagariya

Arvind Panagariya resigned as Vice Chairman of Niti Aayog on August 1, before the end of his tenure.

08 Aug 2017 6:36 PM

Gujarat tops list of states where fake currency notes were recovered

NCRB data reveal fake currency bills worth Rs 2.55 crore were seized from Nov 9, 2016-July 14, 2017.

08 Aug 2017 6:35 PM

New Rs 500, 2000 notes have unique dimension: FinMin

Clarification comes after some allegations surfaced doubting uniformity in dimension of these notes.

08 Aug 2017 6:28 PM


Medicines to become cheaper as govt pushes for affordable drugs

Government will form a panel that will make drugs more affordable, accessible and available.

08 Aug 2017 5:54 PM

Ensure safety of bank customers' lockers: RBI tells banks

CCI, in May, received a complaint alleging cartelisation among banks in respect of providing locker services to customers.

08 Aug 2017 5:22 PM

Agriculture sector gets Rs 354.77 crore FDI in Apr-May: Govt

Country had received total 515.49 crore FDI in the agriculture sector during the 2016-17

08 Aug 2017 5:10 PM

Online travel agents can deduct TCS under GST, says CBEC

Online travel agents providing services through digital or electronic platform will fall under category of e-commerce operator.

08 Aug 2017 4:12 PM

Tax relief to luxury cars of social institutes serves no purpose

Govt has not issued any notification listing eligible institutions for allowing such exemption under the Rules.

08 Aug 2017 4:04 PM


Indian handset market surges, records 350 million sales in 2017

Robust growths of the handset market has been pivotal in growth of various industries such as retail, manufacturing, IT, etc.

08 Aug 2017 3:57 PM

Uptick in rupee good for exports but global demand may dampen impact

The report noted that a strong currency is positive for inflation outlook and makes imports cheaper.

08 Aug 2017 2:05 PM