The government’s ‘make in India’ campaign seems to be paying off, at least so far as the mobile handset industry is concerned. Most mobile phones are imported from China,
Two-wheeler maker Royal Enfield today reported 49 per cent jump in total sales in February this year at 30,240 units against 20,343 units in the year-ago period.
Domestic sales also
The threshold limit for application of transfer pricing has been increased to Rs 20 crore from the earlier limit of Rs 5 crore on the basis of the recommendations of
Smoking and consumption of other tobacco items is set to become more expensive, while items like leather footwear, locally made mobiles, computer tablets, microwave ovens, refrigerator will turn cheaper due
Union finance minister Arun Jaitley has proposed to hike service tax rate to 14 per cent from 12. 36 per cent
A proposal to reduce corporate tax and clarification on minimum alternative tax (MAT) and further deferment of the GAAR came in as a whip of fresh air for corporate India and the investing community.
Union finance minister Arun Jaitley has introduced a plan to bring a direct tax regime which would be internationally competitive on rates and would be without exemptions, incentivise savings, and
Auto industry today welcomed the move to boost manufacturing of electric vehicles (EVs) in the Budget but said Finance Minister Arun Jaitley could have done more for the sector with
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today earmarked Rs 75 crore for faster adoption and manufacturing of electric vehicles in 2015-16, a step which electric vehicles makers termed as a good beginning.
From removing 4 per cent special additional duty (SAD) on PC components to imposing education cess on imported electronic products to spur its ambitious 'Make in India' programme, government today
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- K Srinath ReddyPresidentPublic Health Foundation
Personalised medicine has limited uses in terms of prediction of diseases, yet it can be helpful in drug targeting and finding out
- KK MohantyManaging directorGammon Infra
Market situation has improved since the new government came to power. We expect the QIP issue to go through in two to three months.
- Ajay KapurChief executive officerAmbuja Cements
The company expects construction acitivity to pick up pace despite the challenging macro-economic conditions, considering the favourable announcements
- Rajiv LallManaging DirectorIDFC
There is no clarity on why TAQA took the decision, though they have said there has been a change in priorities.