Shruti Srivastava

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European Union intensifying efforts for negotiations on India FTA

The two way trade between the EU and India stood at $101.53 billion in 2013-14 while export to EU countries till April-December stood at $37.46 bn.

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E-commerce business with ‘aggregator models’ now to be taxable; Uber, TripAdvisor to be taxed

Centre has taken its first steps towards bringing in clarity on the levy of service tax on certain formats in the e-commerce space.


‘Make in India’ to get a shot in the arm this Budget

Sectors being considered for fiscal sops include electronic goods, medical devices, capital goods, and textiles machinery among others.

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Slowing job-intensive exports throw up wider distress call

The sharp slowdown in the growth of labour-intensive exports and decline in import of critical capital goods item...

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With Budget boost, electric cars may become cheaper

The promotion of the electric and hybrid vehicles is part of the National Electric Mobility Mission Plan (NEMMP) 2020.

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Property purchase not against law: Pakistan International Airlines tells India’s ED

Pakistan International Airlines (PIA), which is being examined by the enforcement directorate (ED) for alleged...

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Most awaited announcement in Union Budget: Roadmap to a common market

FM Arun Jaitley is likely to indicate a roadmap for rolling out the ambitious GST from April 1, 2016, when he reads out Budget for 2015-16.

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Barack Obama-Narendra Modi meet: The 8 sticking points in India, US business ties

US President Barack Obama will address a gathering of top corporate honchos from both India and the US jointly with Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

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Jumbo US business delegation with Barack Obama to boost trade ties

Barack Obama, who is arriving in New Delhi on January 25, will hold bilateral talks...

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Union Budget: Overseas sale of assets may not be taxed in India anymore

Corporates have been seeking a clarification on Shome panel report and with focus of the government on wooing investors, some relief may be expected in the Budget 2015-16.

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Barack Obama visit: India to push for relaxed visa regulations, totalisation pact

India will press the US for not extending the provisions of the country’s Border Security Act...

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Overlaps in trade pacts leave industry in a bind

Multiple 'rules of origin' norms & 'negative lists' creating problems

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E-commerce: There is room for more players, says Amazon India

We believe growth is at an inflection point and there is a tremendous opportunity in Indian e-commerce space...

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Consumer demand, capital flows to push e-tail growth in new year 2015

Online retail, which contributed only 0.4 per cent to the overall retail market in 2014, is expected to reach 3 per cent of the total retail at $32 billion by 2020.

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Narendra Modi govt likely to rollback sops to auto industry

The Narendra Modi government is likely to roll back the sops provided to the automobile industry in the Interim Budget...

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GST: Bill in House, now time to fix the back-end

The NDA government may have successfully piloted the legislation in Parliament for rolling out the Goods and Services Tax...

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PAC raps I-T dept for surge in uncollected taxes, laxity

Of total uncollected amount, Rs 2.47 lakh crore pertains to top 25 defaulters only, pending at various judicial fora.

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DIPP to move Cabinet on merging FDI, FPI limits into a composite cap

DIPP is giving final touch to the proposal of merging the limits of foreign direct and portfolio investments into, what is being called, a composite cap.

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Fast-track resolution of SEZ issues: PMO to ministries

The Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) has asked the commerce and finance departments to expedite the resolution...

Ease of doing business: Govt set to iron out ‘thorny’ provisions in Companies Act

Fraud reporting by auditors only beyond a certain threshold; imprisonment for certain contravention to be done away with.

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Real estate fund flow: Exit may become easier for foreign investors

The relaxation of the FDI regime in the real estate sector may start to yield results with the government working on a quicker exit option for the investor

At G20 talks, India to come out strongly against ‘mandatory’ arbitration for tax

India's stand becomes important in wake of ongoing international arbitration that Vodafone has initiated with the Indian tax authorities.

Arun Jaitley vows to amend land acquisition law, without Oppn support if need be

In Budget 2014-15, Jaitley had proposed an allocation of Rs 7,060 crore for developing 100 'smart cities' in the country.

JLR owner Cyrus Mistry seeks nod to import ‘most beautiful’ 1971 E-type

The Jaguar E-type is considered a classic among cars designed and produced in the world ever.

JLR owner Cyrus Mistry seeks nod to import ‘most beautiful’ 1971 E-type

The Jaguar E-type is considered a classic among cars designed and produced in the world ever.

Tax rates firmed up as GST gets set for 2016 rollout

The government is looking at 11% tax for Centre, 12% for states; may figure in Union Budget.

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