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'35 pc cos pay nil GST, which shows no burden on SMEs'
SME Times News Bureau | 15 Dec, 2017
Proving that GST is not a burden for small businesses (SMEs), Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Thursday said that around 4 lakh people contribute 95 percent of GST collections, while 35 percent of those who have filed returns mostly paid no tax.
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Law Review Committee to take final view on GST suggestions
SME Times News Bureau | 11 Dec, 2017
The recommendations of an advisory group on the Goods and Services Tax (GST) have been referred to the Law Review Committee for a final view on the matter, an official said on Friday.
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Nation-wide ban on firecrackers: SC sends notice to Centre
SME Times News Bureau | 02 Dec, 2017
The Supreme Court on Friday issued notice on a plea seeking a country-wide ban on the manufacture, sale and bursting of firecrackers, including burning of stubble by agriculturists.
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Fiscal deficit in first half at 96 pc of full year's target
SME Times News Bureau | 01 Dec, 2017
Country's budgetary fiscal deficit for the first seven months of 2017-18 stood at 96.1 percent -- Rs 5.25 lakh crore -- of the full year's target of Rs 5.46 lakh crore, official data showed on Thursday.
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TRAI suggestions on Net Neutrality draw mixed reaction from industry
SME Times News Bureau | 29 Nov, 2017
Industry stakeholders on Tuesday gave a mixed reaction to the telecom regulator Trai's recommendations on Net Neutrality (NN), with some terming the recommendations as "progressive" and "pragmatic" and others finding them "a bit simplistic in light of increasing complexity in the economics of Internet".
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Centre should waive agricultural loans in all states: Yogendra Yadav
SME Times News Bureau | 20 Nov, 2017
Swaraj India leader Yogendra Yadav on Monday demanded that the central government should waive loans of all farmers across states, addressing a farmers' rally in the national capital.
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Govt to spent Rs. 30,000 cr to set up SMEs in petro industry
SME Times News Bureau | 17 Nov, 2017
Over Rs 30,000 crore would be invested over a two-year period to set up small scale industries in the petrochemical sector in eastern India, Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said on Thursday.
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Central team visits Gwalior on drought situation
SME Times News Bureau | 16 Nov, 2017
A Central drought inspection team visited some villages in Gwalior on Wednesday to take stock of the drought situation there.
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PM attacks on Congress for questioning World Bank ranking
SME Times News Bureau | 06 Nov, 2017
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday attacked Congress for questioning the World Bank Report on ease of doing business in India and said with GST and other reforms, its report next year would show further improvement in ranking.
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Govt approves FDI proposals worth Rs 24.56 cr
SME Times News Bureau | 03 Nov, 2017
The government on Thursday said that it has approved foreign direct investment (FDI) proposals worth Rs 24.56 crore, including one from Sterling Commerce Solutions India.
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