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union Budget 2019: Consumer-driven firms like FMCG, retail and automobiles are expected to get a big boost as the measures would leave more money in the hands of both middle-class and rural consumers and thus lead to a splurg
Union Budget 2019: The Ministry of Industry and Commerce had launched the GeM in August 2016 with the objective to create an open and transparent procurement platform for government departments and agencies.
The changes in external commercial borrowings guidelines by Reserve Bank of India (RBI) will narrow refinancing options for Indian corporations, as masala bonds or rupee-denominated debt securities sold to offshore investors
It may be noted that several state governments have declared farm loan waiver worth Rs 1.88 lakh crore since April 2017, with analysts predicting a total waiver of Rs 2.75-3 lakh crore by 2019 general election.
The 31st Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council meet on Saturday brought relief to common people as the tax rates have been cut for 33 items, including some consumer goods such as TV sets, video games, tyres, monitors and movie
In the last one year, the GST Council pruned the 28% slab by reducing taxes on 191 goods, leaving just 35 items, including the digital camera, air conditioners, video recorders, dishwashing machine and automobiles, in the hig
GST Council Meet: In a major relief to common people, the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council on Saturday slashed rates of 33 items from 18% to 12% and 5%, according to Puducherry Chief Minister V Narayanasamy said, who att
While the healthcare industry registered a remarkable year-on-year increase of 34%, banking and financial services sector saw a decline of 23% in hiring activity during the month, according to The Naukri JobSpeak Index for No
HUL board has approved the scheme of amalgamation with GSK Consumer India, under which the two companies will merge. HUL will get to acquire GSK Consumer’s Horlicks and other brands for as much as EUR 3.3 billion.
Studies have suggested between 12% to 19% as the adequate level of reserves. However, the Reserve Bank of India is sitting on some 27-28% and no central bank in the world maintains such high levels of surplus.
While demand for freshers rose 24% with an experience in the range of 0-3 years, the trained professionals having an experience of 4-7 years saw an increased demand of 22% during the month as compared with the same month last
Since 2000, more than 900 million people have gained access to electricity in developing countries in Asia continent with 91% of the region getting electrified by 2017 compared with 67% in 2000. Of this, about 61% of this pro