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Govt imposes USD 450/ton MEP on potato exports

Govt imposes USD 450/ton MEP on potato exports

After onion, the government slapped a minimum export price (MEP) of USD 450 per tonne on potatoes to increase domestic availability and cool prices. The Directorate General of Foreign Trade…

Auto Industry deciding to take a break in June

Auto Industry deciding to take a break in June

Maruti Suzuki, the largest Indian carmaker, has shut its six plants across Gurgaon and Manesar for eight days in June, as a part of the scheduled bi-annual closure that would…

Modi ministry considers about hiking fuel rates

Modi ministry considers about hiking fuel rates

After the diesel, the ministry is thinking about raising cooking gas (LPG) and kerosene prices in small dozes of Rs.5 per cylinder and Rs.0.50-1.00 a litre every month to wipe…

Iraq crisis not to affect oil supply to India: Minister

Iraq crisis not to affect oil supply to India: Minister

The Centre said the situation in Iraq was a matter of concern and hoped that the turmoil in the Gulf country will not affect the oil supplies to India. “The…

Nissan India overtakes Maruti Suzuki in car export

Nissan India overtakes Maruti Suzuki in car export

Nissan Motor India oudid Maruti Suzuki to become the country’s 2nd largest car exporter with a 17% incline in shipments in 2013-14. Hyundai Motor India continues to retain the top…

SIAM asks Modi ministry to go for an economized excise duty on vehicles

SIAM asks Modi ministry to go for an economized excise duty on vehicles

In a list of sessions with the new ministers of the Modi-led ministry, auto industry body SIAM has sought to opt for an economized excise duty on vehicles, new foreign trade…

Govt to hike import duty on sugar; prices may go up

Govt to hike import duty on sugar; prices may go up

In a move that could lead to rise in the price of sugar, the government today decided to hike the import duty on it and to provide an additional interest-…

SEBI widens scam probe via SMS, Whatsapp

SEBI widens scam probe via SMS, Whatsapp

Capital market regulator SEBI has widened its probe into suspected investment scams through mobile SMS and WhatsApp messages, wherein investors are lured into promise of huge returns after initial payments.…

Exporters appeal for zero excise duty for man-made fibres

Exporters appeal for zero excise duty for man-made fibres

Tirupur Exporters’ Association (TEA) has urged the Centre to make zero excise duty for man-made fibres and special machinery to manufacture synthetic garments. In the memorandums submitted to Commerce and…

Sebi finds violations of norms in some MF schemes

Sebi finds violations of norms in some MF schemes

Market regulator Sebi has found large-scale violations in several schemes of select mutual fund houses where norms regarding minimum 20 investors and maximum 25 per cent single investor exposure have…