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Goa assembly to meet to pass GST Bill

Goa assembly to meet to pass GST Bill

🕔10:59, 9.May 2017

Panaji, May 9  The Goa legislative assembly will sit for a special session on Tuesday to ratify the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill, which was passed by Parliament earlier this year. The ratification of the newly introduced bill in

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Special session of Tripura assembly to pass GST Bill

Special session of Tripura assembly to pass GST Bill

🕔10:58, 9.May 2017

Agartala, May 9  A special session of the Tripura Assembly would begin from May 23 to pass the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill, state Finance and Information Minister said here on Tuesday. Bhanulal Saha said that passing of the

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Hoping to implement GST from July 1: Jaitley

Hoping to implement GST from July 1: Jaitley

🕔13:18, 22.Mar 2017

New Delhi, March 22  Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Wednesday that the government was hoping to implement the Goods and Services Tax (GST) by July 1 after the enabling Bills get Parliament’s nod in the current budget session.“GST is

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Modi hopes for ‘breakthrough’ on GST

Modi hopes for ‘breakthrough’ on GST

🕔12:27, 9.Mar 2017

New Delhi, March 9  With the resumption of the Budget session of Parliament, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday hoped for a breakthrough on the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill.“The budget session is resuming and I believe the level

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GST rate will have short-lived impact on inflation: RBI

GST rate will have short-lived impact on inflation: RBI

🕔11:14, 5.Oct 2016

Mumbai, Oct 5  Implementing the Goods and Services Tax (GST) could produce a short-lived pass-through impact on the inflation trajectory, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) said on Tuesday.Announcing its first bi-monthly monetary policy review decided by a committee, RBI,

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Goods and Service Tax Council’s first meet begins on Thursday

Goods and Service Tax Council’s first meet begins on Thursday

🕔10:30, 22.Sep 2016

New Delhi, Sep 22  The first meeting of the newly-constituted Goods and Services Tax Council, with Finance Minister Arun Jaitley as chairman, is scheduled for two days from Thursday amid high expectations that the country will see a new indirect

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Government notifies GST Council, in effect from Monday

Government notifies GST Council, in effect from Monday

🕔11:58, 12.Sep 2016

New Delhi, Sep 12  Following presidential assent last week to the GST Bill, the Union Finance Ministry on Monday notified the provisions of the Constitution Amendment Act that allows for setting up the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council. “The

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President approves GST Bill

President approves GST Bill

🕔09:00, 9.Sep 2016

New Delhi, Sep 9  President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday gave his assent to the landmark Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill, an official said.The President’s Office confirmed the development to IANS.The central government had sent the Constitutional Amendment Bill to

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15 states ratified GST, a step away from presidential nod

15 states ratified GST, a step away from presidential nod

🕔13:20, 1.Sep 2016

New Delhi, Sep 1  The Goods and Services Tax (GST) bill ratified by 15 states, awaits the magical number of 16 before it is sent to the president for his assent.After Goa became the 15th state to ratify the GST

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Haryana assembly ratifies GST Bill

Haryana assembly ratifies GST Bill

🕔10:23, 30.Aug 2016

Chandigarh, Aug 30  The Haryana assembly on Monday ratified the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill.Finance Minister Abhimanyu, who had moved the motion to this effect, said that the passage of the GST Bill was a revolutionary step.The state, ruled

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Goa assembly to pass GST bill on August 31

Goa assembly to pass GST bill on August 31

🕔12:58, 24.Aug 2016

Panaji, Aug 24 The Goa assembly has been convened for a special one-day session on August 31, to ratify the Goods and Services Tax (GST) bill that parliament passed earlier this month.“The session will be held on August 31. It will

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GST passage a big bang reform: Piyush Goyal

GST passage a big bang reform: Piyush Goyal

🕔09:49, 9.Aug 2016

New Delhi, Aug 9  Union Power Minister Piyush Goyal on Monday termed the passage of Constitutional amendment bill, which paves the way for Good and Services Tax (GST) regime, in the Lok Sabha, as a big bang reform.“GST getting passed

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States on board for GST roll out – with riders

States on board for GST roll out – with riders

🕔09:55, 5.Aug 2016

New Delhi, Aug 5  Cutting across party lines, states across the country have expressed willingness to join hands with the central government in rolling out the Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime — but with riders to protect their interests.The

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Andhra to suffer Rs.4,700 crore loss every year due to GST

Andhra to suffer Rs.4,700 crore loss every year due to GST

🕔09:54, 5.Aug 2016

Vijayawada, Aug 5  Andhra Pradesh will suffer a loss of Rs 4,700 crore every year on account of implementation of Goods and Services (GST) tax, state Finance Minister Y. Ramakrishnudu said on Thursday.He said the central government should compensate the

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Modi lauds ‘historic’ passage of GST bill

Modi lauds ‘historic’ passage of GST bill

🕔09:56, 4.Aug 2016

New Delhi, Aug 4  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday lauded the passage of the GST bill in the Rajya Sabha, saying the new uniform tax regime will help exports, boost employment and will be the best example of cooperative

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Rajya Sabha passes GST bill

Rajya Sabha passes GST bill

🕔09:55, 4.Aug 2016

New Delhi, Aug 4  The Rajya Sabha on Wednesday passed the relevant Constitution amendment bill to pave the way for the introduction of a pan-India Goods and Services Tax regime.The upper house passed what is called the Constitution (One Hundred

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Cabinet approves key changes in GST Bill

Cabinet approves key changes in GST Bill

🕔11:22, 28.Jul 2016

New Delhi, July 28 In a bid to strengthen the chances of passage of the crucial GST Bill, the Union Cabinet here on Wednesday approved key changes in the proposed legislation, including dropping the proposed one per cent additional tax

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Passing GST bill will be priority: Gangwar

Passing GST bill will be priority: Gangwar

🕔15:14, 6.Jul 2016

New Delhi, July 6  Passing the GST bill in Parliament will be the government’s priority, Minister of State for Finance Santosh Gangwar said after taking charge on Wednesday.Both Gangwar and Arjun Ram Meghwal assumed charge of their posts in the

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Parliament’s monsoon session likely in third week of July

Parliament’s monsoon session likely in third week of July

🕔11:04, 23.Jun 2016

New Delhi, June 23  The monsoon session of Parliament is likely to begin in the third week of July with the government expected to press for passage of the crucial GST Bill which is pending in the Rajya Sabha.“The session

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Government has the numbers to pass GST bill: Naidu

Government has the numbers to pass GST bill: Naidu

🕔12:45, 25.May 2016

New Delhi, May 25  Parliamentary Affairs Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu on Tuesday said that the government has the numbers to secure passage of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) bill, which is currently stuck in the Rajya Sabha.Replying to a

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