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GST panel unlikely to favour tax rate cut for auto sector: sources

Total annual revenue loss could be as much as 500 bn rupees if the panel decided to lower tax rates for auto sector to 18 pc from 28 pc.

18 Sep 2019 8:58 AM

Man-made yarn imports up multi-fold in July

Imports of polyester yarn increased 193 per cent from 29,08,000 kg in July 2018 to 85,35,000 kg in July 2019.

16 Sep 2019 2:40 AM

Tinkering isn’t enough: Time for basic reforms

An interest burden growing faster than GDP growth by 2.5 percentage points is not a comforting signal for fiscal stability.

14 Sep 2019 7:04 AM

'Modi government taken landmark steps in past 100 days,' says Sitharaman

Sitharaman said creating a robust infrastructure is imperative for a fast-growing economy like India.

11 Sep 2019 9:41 AM

Modi government has taken landmark steps in past 100 days: Sitharaman

Listing major achievements in first 100 days, FM said creating robust infrastructure is imperative for fast-growing economy like India.

10 Sep 2019 5:31 PM


Auto players should take up GST rate cut demand with state FMs: MoS Finance

Automobile and component manufacturers have been seeking GST cut on automobiles to 18 per cent from 28 per cent

06 Sep 2019 3:09 PM

ACMA seeks uniform 18 per cent GST on all components

The auto components industry currently employs 50 lakh people and contributes 2.3 per cent to India's GDP.

06 Sep 2019 12:52 PM

Govt doesn't subscribe to Singh's views on handling of economy: Javadekar

Earlier this week, former PM Manmohan Singh had said the state of economy was 'deeply worrying'.

03 Sep 2019 6:15 PM

How to purchase a house in your 20s

A rupee saved is a rupee earned — and you will need every one of those rupees when you are trying to buy a property.

02 Sep 2019 1:22 AM

GST collections dip below Rs 1 lakh crore to Rs 98,202 cr in Aug

This is the second time during this year that the revenue collection from the GST slipped below the Rs 1 lakh crore mark.

01 Sep 2019 7:33 PM


State of economy deeply worrying: Manmohan Singh

Former PM Manmohan Singh said the last quarter GDP growth rate of 5 per cent signals that 'we are in midst of a prolonged slowdown'.

01 Sep 2019 11:07 AM

After RBI payout, FM Nirmala promises better spending efficiency to push growth

Sitharaman and her junior minister Anurag Thakur held discussions with tax authorities and industry representatives.

29 Aug 2019 8:52 PM

Don't overreach, overstate: FM to tax authorities

To a question about GST reduction, FM said she was willing to hear everybody, "but it is not in my hands as it has to go to the GST council.

28 Aug 2019 9:27 AM

Want entrepreneurs to carry on business without a worry: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman

'Any suggestions about credibility of RBI, for me seems a bit outlandish,' she said, talking about Rahul Gandhi's accusations.

27 Aug 2019 6:24 PM

Auto LPG body seeks GST cut, level playing field to spur usage

IAC also sought a reduction in GST on auto LPG kits to 5 per cent from 28 per cent.

27 Aug 2019 3:17 PM


Last date to file GST annual returns extended till 30 November

GSTR-9C is filed by those whose annual turnover exceeds Rs 2 crore.

27 Aug 2019 10:39 AM

Govt compulsorily retires 22 tax officials on corruption charges

Since June, this is the third round of sacking of corrupt tax officials.

26 Aug 2019 5:12 PM

Parle may lay-off 10,000 as GST, slowdown hurt

According to him, the crisis started with the introduction of GST and became acute with the current slowdown.

22 Aug 2019 3:26 AM

Pressure mounts on food apps to reduce discounts

Last week, around 1,000 restaurants from across the country had decided to pull out of membership and restaurant reservation apps.

20 Aug 2019 7:20 AM

Govt forms committee to rationalise additional taxes on Aviation Turbine Fuel

Currently, airlines have to pay charges such as 'throughput charges', 'into plane charges' and 'fuel infrastructure charges.'

18 Aug 2019 11:56 AM