Goverment & RBI 17 Feb 2017 by Tojo Jose

GST Council to decide rate on gold in the next meeting; rate may get doubled

GST Council to decide rate on gold in the next meeting; rate may get doubled

The GST Council’s meeting on February 18 at Udaipur will decide tax rate on gold. Gold is at present attracting a sales tax of 1% and an excise duty rate of 1%. Reports indicate that states are arguing for a rate of 4%. At this rate, the centre and state may divide the tax revenues equally am..

External Sector 14 Feb 2017 by Tojo Jose

Chinese joins India’s credit rating debate

India’s economic administrators’ attack on inconsistent credit rating standards of western agencies is now joined by the Chinese media. An article published i

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Global Economy 08 Feb 2017 by Tojo Jose

Trump’s USA will not be open to Indians as visa issue going to be scaled down

Deriving energy from Donald Trump’s patriotic and domestic labour promotion campaign, two US senators have proposed a new legislation to cut down legal immigration

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External Sector 07 Feb 2017 by Tojo Jose

Post FIPB, Ministries and Sectoral Regulators to approve FDI

The FDI approvals in future will be examined by the concerned Ministries and sectoral regulators after the abolition of Foreign Investment Promotion Board (FIPB). Finance

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Economy 01 Feb 2017 by Tojo Jose

Rating agencies are having poor credibility: Government sources

India’s economic administration continues to unleash heavy attack on the inconsistent rating practices followed by global agencies. Economic Affairs Secretary Shakt

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Goverment & RBI 01 Feb 2017 by Tojo Jose

Digital economy is the star of the budget

Fighting black money, providing inclusion, enhancing the delivery of public services etc. the digital economy got top priority in the new budget. There is no tax at all f

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Goverment & RBI 01 Feb 2017 by Tojo Jose

The hits of Budget 2017

The budget presented by Finance Minister Arun Jaitely in the background of demonetisation and the shift towards a digital economy wonderfully combines several beautiful m

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