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Singapore offers to help bankroll China’s global ambitions

Singapore offers to help bankroll China’s global ambitions

Singapore is offering up its financial industry to bankroll China’s ambition to develop a network of ports, railways, power plants and other projects across a broad swath of Europe and…

GST rates: Movie tickets below Rs 100, mustard sauce to cost less

GST rates: Movie tickets below Rs 100, mustard sauce to cost less

Tax rates on certain kitchen items like pickles and mustard sauce, as well as movie tickets costing up to Rs 100 have been lowered as the Centre and states on…

Virat Kohli is sole Indian in Forbes list of highest paid athletes

Virat Kohli is sole Indian in Forbes list of highest paid athletes

Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli is the sole sportsperson from the country to feature among the world’s 100 highest paid athletes in the latest Forbes list topped by soccer star…

83% currency remonetised so far: RBI

83% currency remonetised so far: RBI

The Reserve Bank said nearly 83 per cent of the currency has been remonetised so far and denied there was any shortage of cash in the system. “According to our…

GST rates: Biscuits to attract 18%, footwear 5%, gold 3%

GST rates: Biscuits to attract 18%, footwear 5%, gold 3%

The GST Council on Saturday decided to tax gold at 3 per cent, footwear below Rs 500 at 5 per cent and biscuits at 18 per cent under the Goods…

New one rupee notes to be in circulation soon

New one rupee notes to be in circulation soon

New one rupee notes with predominantly pink-green on obverse and reverse in combination with other colours will be soon put into circulation. The notes bearing the rupee symbol have been…

GST will help in evolving India as tax-compliant society: Minister

GST will help in evolving India as tax-compliant society: Minister

The Goods and Services Tax, to be rolled out in just over a month, will not only check evasions but also help India evolve as a more tax-compliant society, Finance…

EPFO may reduce PF contributions to 10%

EPFO may reduce PF contributions to 10%

Trustees of retirement fund body EPFO may approve a proposal to reduce the mandatory contributions toward social security schemes run by it to 10 per cent for workers as well…

GST: Sugar, tea, coffee, milk powder to cost less

GST: Sugar, tea, coffee, milk powder to cost less

Prices of sugar, tea, coffee and milk power may soften from July as the proposed goods and services tax (GST) will be lower than the present levies. The GST Council,…

Govt hikes sugarcane FRP by Rs 25/qtl for 2017-18

Govt hikes sugarcane FRP by Rs 25/qtl for 2017-18

The government on Wednesday decided to increase fair and remunerative price (FRP) of sugarcane by Rs 25 per quintal to Rs 255 for 2017-18 season beginning October. A decision in…