Check E-mail      New users: sign up

Home » Archive for July 1st, 2017

Government notifies Goods and Services Tax Identification Number rules

New Delhi, July 1 (IANS) The government has notified the rules related to Registration and Composition Scheme of Goods and Services Tax Identification Number (GSTIN) that came into effect from June 22, 2017. The intent of notifying these rules is to...

Chartered accountants a big pillar of Indian economy: PM Modi

New Delhi, July 1 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday called chartered accountants a “big pillar” of the Indian economy and urged them to bring technological innovations to meet global standards. Addressing CAs at an event organised...

France providing 65 mn euro credit for Puducherry water supply project

New Delhi, July 1 (IANS) France has extended a 65 million euro credit facility for financing a water supply project in Puducherry, a statement said. An agreement was inked between the Government of India, represented by S. Selvakumar, Joint Secretary...

GST effect: Maruti Suzuki reduces vehicle prices by up to 3%

New Delhi, July 1 (IANS) Automobile major Maruti Suzuki India on Saturday said that it has passed on the entire benefit of GST (Goods and Services Tax) rates on vehicles to its customers. According to the company, after the implementation of GST, the...

GST is all about perception: Kerala Finance Minister

Kochi, July 1 (IANS) Kerala Finance Minister Thomas Issac, who had won applause during discussions with the Centre to formulate the GST regime of taxes that rolled out in the country, on Saturday said GST is all about perception. He said this while inaugurating...

Chidambaram attacks GST in its present form, says it will lead to inflation (Lead)

Karaikudi (Tamil Nadu), July 1 (IANS) In a scathing attack on the Goods and Services Tax (GST) in its current form, senior Congress leader and former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram on Saturday said it will put a burden on the common man and hugely affect...

Facebook expands ‘Find Wi-Fi’ feature globally

San Francisco, July 1 (IANS) Facebook has expanded its “Find Wi-Fi” feature globally on both iOS and Android devices for its two billion users. The social networking giant had begun testing a “Find Wi-Fi” option last year on mobile...
GST a tribute to maturity, wisdom of India’s democracy : President

GST a tribute to maturity, wisdom of India’s democracy : President

New Delhi, July 1 (IANS) President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday said that introduction of GST was a “momentous event” for the nation and “a tribute to the maturity and wisdom of India’s democracy” while pointing out that...
GST rolls out past midnight from Central Hall of Parliament

GST rolls out past midnight from Central Hall of Parliament

The President, Shri Pranab Mukherjee and the Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi pressing the buzzer to launch the Goods & Service Tax (GST), in Central Hall of Parliament, in New Delhi on June 30, 2017. New Delhi, July 1 (IANS) The Goods and Services...
GST will chart new course for nation : PM Modi

GST will chart new course for nation : PM Modi

The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi addressing at the ceremony to launch the Goods & Service Tax (GST), in Central Hall of Parliament, in New Delhi on June 30, 2017. New Delhi, July 1 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said the Goods...
GST will open India to new limitless possibilities : Jaitley

GST will open India to new limitless possibilities : Jaitley

The Union Minister for Finance, Corporate Affairs and Defence, Shri Arun Jaitley addressing at the ceremony to launch the Goods & Service Tax (GST), in Central Hall of Parliament, in New Delhi on June 30, 2017. New Delhi, July 1 (IANS) Union Finance...