• May
    24

    The Centre has named Lucknow, New Town in Kolkata, Bhagalpur and Dharamsala among the 13 more cities selected for development as smart cities under prime minister Narendra Modi’s pet initiative.

  • By PTI

    Deutsche Bank sees India’s gross domestic product growth at 7.8 per cent in 2017, up from this year’s 7.5 per cent, noting that the economy seems to have bottomed out.

  • May
    23
    By Enda Curran, Toru Fujioka & Andrew Mayeda, Bloomberg

    Finance chiefs from the world’s biggest developed economies meeting in Japan underscored concerns that global growth is flagging and reaffirmed a pledge not to deliberately weaken their currencies, even as

  • May
    22
    By PTI

    After revising the tax treaty with Mauritius, the Centre will soon initiate the process of modifying tax agreements with Singapore and Cyprus and hopes to complete the process within the current fiscal so that there is uniformity on capital gains tax with regard to investments.

  • May
    20
    By PTI

    Medium-term growth prospect of the Indian economy is improving, and with the GST Bill likely to be passed later in the year, it will only improve further, says an HSBC

  • By PTI

    Indian iron ore export mining industry, after its absence for four years from the international market, needs tax relief to compete globally, an industry official has said.

  • May
    19

    The export credit guarantee corporation (ECGC) has reduced premium rates on an average by 17 per cent for exporters, but it is unlikely to cut rates on providing covers to

  • The government has withdrawn the export incentive to sugar mills after rise in domestic prices of the sweetener.

    The production subsidy scheme has been withdrawn with immediate effect as

  • By PTI

    Projecting an economic growth rate of close to 7.5 per cent in 2016 and 2017, Moody's investors service on Thursday said the prevailing low headline inflation is expected to continue aided by a good monsoon, allowing RBI to sustain its current accommodative stance.

  • May
    18

    Indo-Thai trade which crossed the $7. 92 billion mark in 2015 is expected to touch $200 billion by 2022 with both nations eyeing the upcoming InterPlas Thailand 2016