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Intricacies on E-way Bill and frequently asked questions

  By CA Julfesh Shah E-way Bill mechanism under GST has become mandatory for inter-State movement of goods. Some of the frequently asked questions (FAQs) are compiled here for the benefit of the stakeholders. Q 1. What is the common portal for g..

Godrej Interio launches flagship store in Nagpur

  Business Bureau GODREJ Interio, India’s leading furniture and interior solutions brand launched its flagship retail outlet in India’s Orange City--Nagpur. The 30,000 square foot, state of the art store was recently launched by Vijay..

‘Grampanchayat Tax should not be levied on marginal space left open: FIAV

  Business Bureau Federation of Industries Association (FIA), Vidarbha, under the leadership of President Kiran Paturkar submitted a memorandum of demands to Asim Gupta, Secretary RDD Maharashtra State. CA Milind Kanade, Secretary FIA expressed c..

Venture Catalysts Nagpur plans funding startups

    Business Bureau Venture Catalysts (VCats) has launched its Nagpur operations with B C Bhartia as its mentor. VCats organised launch event for its Nagpur operations with the aim to build a vibrant entrepreneurial ecosystem in the city. A..

Open to talks but will not get into a minority deal: Uber

  NEW DELHI US-BASED cab aggregator Uber on Wednesday said it is open to forming alliances in the Indian market but will not agree to a deal where it ends up with a minority stake.Speaking to PTI, Uber COO Barney Hardford said the company is &ld..

RBI worried over rise in one day default norms breach

    PUNE RESERVE Bank Deputy Governor NS Vishwanathan on Wednesday raised concerns over the large number of borrowers failing on the one-day default norm, and asked the lenders to take this as a warning indicator warranting action. Amidst ..

ATMs go dry in many parts of city

  Business Bureau, While the citizens in states like Karnataka, Andhra Pradesh, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh and Telangana are facing hardship because of the cash crunch, people in many parts of Nagpur also experienced similar situati..

Health Tourism Workshop at Pench

  Business Bureau, The Health Tourism Workshop will be on diabetes and hypertension People suffering from diabetes and high blood pressure have a reason to smile as Dr R G Chandak in association with Central Hospital, Nagpur is introducing a uni..

PC Jeweller launches discount scheme for Akshaya Tritiya

  Business Bureau, PC Jeweller has come out with an attractive offer on the occasion of Akshaya Tritiya. It is offering 20 per cent discount on making charges of gold and silver jewellery. The offer is valid till April 22, 2018.PC Jeweller is the..

Entrepreneurs, students should learn Shivaji’s techniques: Professor Tekade

  Business Bureau, HRD Forum of Vidarbha Industries Association (VIA) organised a talk on ‘Chhatrapati Shivaji and His Management Skills’ which was conducted by Professor Sumant Tekade on Tuesday.In his inspiring speech Tekade said th..

OLA, Uber drivers observe strike

  Business Bureau, Commuters in many parts of the city were severely affected on Monday as more than 6,000 drivers of aggregator cabs like Ola and Uber went on one-day strike observed under the banner of Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS). The str..

Ghagra-Lacha Mahotsav at Khandelwal Sarees

  Business Bureau, Khandelwal Sarees having outlets at Chandrapur, Yavatmal and Nagpur has launched attractive wedding collection. In the traditional garments, there are designer sarees, suit and kurtis. To make purchasing hassle-free, Khandelwal..

Akshaya Tritiya offer at TBZ-The Original

  Business Bureau, TBZ - The Original, India’s trusted jewellery brand expertise’s in creating jewellery that truly form the epitome of redefined grace and beauty. For this ‘Day of Gold’ Akshaya Tritiya the brand offers un..

Essar Oil UK to see rise in margins following refinery upgradation

    NEW DELHI  ESSAR Oil (UK), which owns and operates Britain’s Stanlow Refinery, will touch double-digit margins this fiscal after it completed a USD 250 million investment in upgradation of the refinery, its Chief Executive S ..

India to launch gas trading hub

    NEW DELHI THE Government plans to launch a natural gas trading hub by October, creating an Indian gas benchmark which will spark a surge in consumption of the cleaner-burning fuel.Oil regulator PNGRB has sought bids to hire a consultan..

Jewellers expect 20% growth in sales this Akshaya Tritiya

        MUMBAI JEWELLERS are expecting 15-20 per cent increase in sales this Akshaya Tritiya, mainly on the back of positive market sentiment, stable prices and ongoing wedding season.“Things are looking positive this yea..

Watching AI stake sale process, may get involved at later stage: IFC

    NEW DELHI AS THE Government awaits expression of interest for Air India stake sale, International Finance Corp (IFC) has said it is “watching the process closely and may get involved at a later stage”. IFC, part of the Worl..

‘CAs are technically skilled to unearth banking frauds’

  Business Bureau, ALTHOUGH Banking sector has changed a lot in recent times but banks are passing through a very bad phase due to continuous defaults by big borrowers. In this scenario wherein several banking frauds have come to fore, chartered ..

Form separate ministry for internal trade: CAIT to PM

  Business Bureau, TRADERS’ body CAIT said, it has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeking a national policy for retail trade and formation of a separate ministry of internal trade. In a statement, the Confederation of All India Tra..

Patel elected President of Maharashtra Timber Mahasangh, Kewate as Secy

  Business Bureau, After serving as President of The Nagpur Timber Merchants’ Association for 11 years, Prabhudas Patel will now be leading the apex body of timber merchants of Maharashtra. At the recently conducted election of The Maharash..

Sales is a structured science: Sanjay Singh

  Business Bureau, A WORKSHOP on ‘The Science of Growth’ for small and medium enterprises (SMEs) was held in MIA Hall recently. Rahul Dixit, Chairman of CII Vidarbha Zonal Council & Director, Midland Diesel Services Pvt. Ltd., exp..

Dr Sahave holds talk on laser beam surgery

  THE sixth state level symposium on anal and rectal disorders was recently held at Akola. The symposium was organised by Maharashtra Health Sciences University, Nasik and RT Ayurved College. Dr Pravin Sahave from city delivered a talk on the occa..

Raman Science Centre’s well-equipped lab remains underutilised

  Business Bureau, Often it is being highlighted that lack of facilities in the region is the main cause for the backwardness of Vidarbha. It is also being said that some parts of the State could prosper only because entrepreneurs, students and o..

New Learning Horizons offers ROBOX STEM Lab

  Business Bureau, New learning Horizons in association with Jay Robotics Learning Singapore has come out with STEM-based Robotic training programme for students. “As a part of the programme, we will establish ROBOX STEM Labs in various sc..

Akshay Tritiya offer at Dass Jewellers, Shivaji Nagar

  Business Bureau, DASS Jewellers, Impressa Rise, Shivaji Nagar has came up with a grand offer for Akshay Tritiya. The new collection includes wide range of wedding jewellery. Apart from it a huge offer is also given to make the celebration meani..

Traders should meet new challenges of modernisation: B C Bhartia

  Business Bureau, Traders do not differentiate between caste and religion but always follow the art and culture of doing business to serve the masses in a best possible way, said B C Bhartia, National President Confederation of All India Traders..

Infosys Q4 net profit grows 2.4 per cent to Rs 3,690 cr

  BENGALURU, (PTI), THE country’s second-largest software services major Infosys on Friday reported 2.4 per cent growth in consolidated net profit at Rs 3,690 crore for the quarter ended on March 31, 2018.It had posted a net profit of Rs 3..

GAIL to complete phase-1 of Urja Ganga project ahead of schedule

  NEW DELHI, (PTI), STATE-OWNED gas utility GAIL India Ltd on Friday said the first phase of the 2,655-km gas pipeline from Jagdishpur in Uttar Pradesh to West Bengal and Odisha will be completed before the scheduled target of December 2018.The..

Titan eyes gross revenue of Rs 50,000 cr by FY 23

  NEW DELHI, (PTI), TATA Group firm Titan on Friday said it is eyeing a gross revenue of Rs 50,000 crore by financial year 2022-23, and expects its jewellery business to continue driving sales for the company. “Titan now aspires to touch ..

IHH Healthcare joins race to acquire Fortis

NEW DELHI, (PTI), MALAYSIA’S IHH Healthcare has joined the race to acquire India’s troubled Fortis Healthcare, offering to acquire shares at up to Rs 160 apiece, higher than Manipal Health Enterprises’ offer of Rs 155 per unit by valui..

COSIA is platform to highlight problems of MSMEs: Khara

    Business Bureau, Chamber of Small Industries Associations (COSIA) was inaugurated at the hands of Nitin Khara, Chairman and Managing Director of Confidence Petroleum India Ltd in a glittering function at MIA Centre for Sports & Recr..

SIDBI offers easy loan to traders, says Nath

  Business Bureau, Here onwards even traders will be able to get term loan from SIDBI at a very normal interest rate of about 8 percent per year. The loan amount will be in the range Rs 25 lakh and Rs 200 lakh against collateral security said, Pr..

Deepika Enterprises, Pratap Nagar completes 30 years

  Business Bureau, DEEPIKA Enterprises, based at Pratap Nagar, Ring Road successfully completed with happiness 30 years in the trade. The shop deals in electronics and home appliances. All luxury and essential home products are available in the s..

Plastic bag makers in Maha seek 7-yr moratorium

  Business Bureau, FOLLOWING the ban imposed on manufactruing and use of plastic bags in the state, the Plastic Bag Manufacturers Association of India (PBMAI) on Thursday urged the Government to provide a seven-year moratorium period to exit the ..

CCL cleared for purchase of wheat

    Chandigarh The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Wednesday cleared a sum of Rs 18,124.85 crore towards Cash Credit Limit (CCL) for Punjab for the purchase of wheat in the ongoing Rabi marketing season.With this, the bulk of the total CCL ..

Cabinet delegates powers to oil and finance ministers to award oil blocks

    New Delhi In a bid to quicken award of licences, the Cabinet on Wednesday allowed ministers of finance and petroleum to award oil and gas blocks to their winners in the ongoing auction, bids for which are due on May 2.Till now, only th..

CAIT calls for deferment of intra-state E-way Bill

  Business Bureau, The Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) on Wednesday said that implementation of intra-state E-way Bill in several states from April 15 will prove to be a roadblock in smooth transportation of goods in such states and as ..

Kent launches new range of electric rice cookers

  Business Bureau, Kent Smart Chef Appliances is once again upbeat about launching a new range of automatic solutions to cook healthy and cook faster. A Kent Smart Chef Appliance is synonymous with innovation, comfort, safety and convenience for ..

Arun Ford bags prestigious awards

  Business Bureau, Arun Ford, the premier dealership for Ford in Central India, bagged two prestigious awards from Ford India. Arun Ford was awarded with the highest customer satisfaction in service in the Tier II market for the year 2017 and was..

VTA appreciates police-citizen friendly activities

  Business Bureau, SINCE last year, citizens have noticed much change in police behaviour which has improved a lot by way of treating complainants, explaining queries and handling difficult situations, meticulously. This result has been due to th..

400 Mathadi workers on strike at Kalamna Railway siding

  Business Bureau, About 400 Mathadi workers who are working on Kalamna Railway siding stopped work on Wednesday due to pending wages. Mathadi workers have also given representation to Additional Commissioner Labour, Chairman of Mathadi Board, Di..

HMSI looking to set up 5th manufacturing plant

    New Delhi Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India (HMSI) is mulling its fifth manufacturing facility after 2020, to cater to expected spurt in demand for its products.The company, which is already the top contributor to parent Honda’s..

Jet Airways opts out of Air India disinvestment process

    New Delhi Jet Airways on Tuesday said, it would not be participating in the Air India disinvestment process, becoming the second domestic airline after IndiGo to make such a decision in less than a week.The ambitious strategic stake sa..

‘Labh Utsav’ begins at Karan Kothari Jewellers

  Business Bureau, Karan Kothari Jewellers (KKJ) has come out an attractive offer in the name of ‘Labh Utsav’ that began on April 10. The offer will continue till April 30. Labh Utsav brings you the greatest- never before- massive of..

Overwhelming response to Vicco’s CSR activity

  Business Bureau, SANJEEV Pendharkar, Director of Vicco Laboratories Pvt. Ltd. recently inaugurated a unique exhibition in Dombivali that included book exchange facility. This was considered to be the first of its kind exhibition in India. The s..

Khandelwal Jewellers launches offers to mark anniversary, ‘Akshay Tritiya’

  Business Bureau, KHANDELWAL Jewellers, which has carved a niche for itself in cities like Nagpur, Chandrapur, Yavatmal along with other parts of Vidarbha, has announced attractive offers for the coming ‘Akshay Tritiya’. it will be a..

Need to step up NPA resolution process with acceleration

  By Sudhakar Atre, Since last couple of months everyday news channels are flashing news about either bank frauds or loans turning bad and that too running into thousands of crores. The common man is puzzled with the figures. The story behind the..

JLR FY18 retail sales up 1.7 pc at 6,14,309 units

    NEW DELHI TATA Motors-owned Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) on Monday reported 1.7 per cent increase in its retail sales at 6,14,309 units for the fiscal year ended March 2018. The increase was driven by new models including the Range Rover Ve..

Xiaomi sets up new mfg units in India for smartphones, PCBs

    NEW DELHI CHINESE handset maker Xiaomi said on Monday that it has set up three new smartphone manufacturing units in Tamil Nadu and Andhra Pradesh as also a facility for printed circuit board (PCB).The expansion in capacity will help X..

Bawankule opens solar power plant at NCI

  Business Bureau, Chandrashekhar Bawankule, Maharashtra Minister for Energy, New and Renewable Energy and Guardian Minister for Nagpur District, on Monday inaugurated Vidarbha’s first 790 KW Solar Power Captive Plant in the campus of the N..

‘Cement industry may post 5% growth in FY19’

  Business Bureau, THE cement industry is likely to register a flat growth of around 5 per cent in the current financial year despite a pick-up in demand in recent months and healthy outlook ahead, a report said. The profitability margins and deb..

‘COSIA takes up MSMEs problems with Govt agencies’

    Business Bureau, COSIA launches Vidarbha chapter Mayank Shukla appointed Chairman The Chamber of Small Industry Associations (COSIA) is the National Chamber of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) and is championing the cause o..

Insolvency and Bankruptcy Code: The operational creditors perspective

  By CA Swapnil Agrawal, In continuation to my earlier awareness write up, this guest column contains - what's in for operational creditor? Since the sections related to individual and partnership insolvency are still not notified, our entire dis..

Entrepreneur is a doer: Amit Kumar

Entrepreneur is a doer Amit Kumar Right side Pankaj Poddar   Business Bureau, “Entrepreneurship is not about wealth, but it’s about value. It is not about ‘coolship’ but about hardship,” said Amit Kumar, Vice-Presid..

Rajendra Jaiswal igniting passion among people

  Business Bureau, DETERMINATION, focus on goal and converting criticisms into positive energy, are the success mantras shared by Rajendra Jaiswal, a Marathon runner from city, who has made it to Guinness Book of World Records. Energising the en..

‘Learning is continuous process’

Learning is continuous process Shruti Jasani Sandeep Shrivastava   Business Bureau, Though Shruti Jasani, Proprietor of The Stage is a well known dance trainer who taught skills of the art of Aerial Silk to Bollywood stars like Sushmita Sen, Dip..

India is big market for Boeing outside US: Monika Panpaliya

  Business Bureau, Monika Panpaliya, Senior Director of Boeing said, “India is big market for Boeing outside US.” She was speaking on a topic-- Bringing the best of India to Boeing-- at TiEcon 2018 on Sunday. She said, in Nagpur, Boei..

Do constant innovation for success: Bedia

  Rashi Bedia, General Manager of Tata Communication said, corporate venturing have become a new buzz in the ecosystem. The need for corporate venturing is sustainable profitable growth, digitisation, transformation etc. She said, there were corp..

‘Start-up valuation is on cash flow’

  Business Bureau, The panel discussion at TiEcon rotated around five young people who had already taken the plunge of entrepreneurship and created a mark with their start-ups. When asked a question on how their start-ups were valued. All the pan..

‘Utilise Blockchain platform to overcome privacy issues’

  Business Bureau, With the growing use of technology there are concerns about privacy. Most people are using technology to book cabs, buy products, transfer money, make payments and on various social media sites like Facebook, Whatsapp, Twitter ..

Start-ups should worry about competitors, says Ramnathan

  Business Bureau, Guhesh Ramnathan, Excubator on Sunday suggested start-ups that if they align with large companies, they do not know that start-ups exist for them. “Start-ups have to worry about their competitors. Figure out protection pi..

E-Way Bill - Revolutionary Road

  THE much delayed E-Way Bill has been implemented from 1st April 2018 for inter-State movement of cargo in India. The intra-state E-way bill (for movement within State) is a subject of State decision and is also expected to start by June 2018 for..

New generation has courage to take up challenges: Prakash Soni

  A panel discussion on family run businesses saw real life experience sharing by renowned businessmen - Prakash Soni, Yash Gandhi, Prashant Garg and Ritesh Singhania. The panelists spoke on how they are taking their respective ventures ahead alon..

I work for social cause: Dr Sheetal Amte

  Business Bureau, It was a platform of TiEcon, the annual event of Nagpur TiE, organised here on Saturday with an objective of promoting entrepreneurship. Successfull businessmen across the globe who have created enormous wealth on the basis of ..

‘Any brand is like a human being’

  Business Bureau, “WHEN you are gone, will anyone ever miss you,” asked Avik Chattopadhyay, Co-Creator, Expereal at TiEcon 2018 at the beginning of the session on ‘Product Planning and Branding.’ Chattopadhyay, who is an ..

‘Huge biz opportunity in real estate’

  Business Bureau, THERE is a huge opportunity for entrepreneurs to get into affordable housing due to fast growing urbanisation and growth in demand for affordable housing within the bracket of Rs 10 lakh to Rs 20 lakh. About 11 crore houses wil..

‘Funding gets easy for start-ups with disruptive idea’

  Business Bureau, INVESTORS are always scouting for start-ups with a brilliant new idea, product or service that has the potential of disrupting the market and vanishing competition. It becomes very easy for such start-ups to negotiate with inve..

India is nation of job creators: Chandy

India is nation of job creators chandy Suja Chandy Bhagirath Merchant Nikhil Agrawal    Business Bureau,  India is passing through a transformation phase as new start-ups are coming up with fresh ideas and giving boost to entrepreneur..

Start-ups must have convincing abilities to raise capital: Gupta

  Business Bureau, FOUNDERS of start-ups should gain basic knowledge of legal matters specially while negotiating with potential investors. Getting the deal done becomes equally important for both start-ups and investors specially when both want ..

Sebi action on 14,720 entities for ‘non-genuine trades’

  NEW DELHI, (PTI), SEBI will take action in a phased manner against 14,720 entities for “non-genuine trades” through illiquid stock option segment as it clamps down on fraudulent activities in the securities market. Adjudication pr..

‘Indian biz leaders not digital ready’

  NEW DELHI, (PTI), BUSINESS leaders in prominent Asia Pacific countries are not digital ready and in India, executives need significant shift in mindset to enable sustainable change within their organisations, says a survey. According to a new..

Nissan study finds 3 out of every 5 Indians use mobiles while driving

  NEW DELHI, (PTI), THREE out of every five drivers in India used mobile phones while driving but only one in four admitted to have been caught for breaking the law, according to a study conducted by Japanese auto major Nissan. As per the Nissa..

Mercedes-Benz India sales up 22.5% in FY18

NEW DELHI, (PTI), GERMAN luxury car maker Mercedes- Benz on Friday reported 22.5 per cent growth in sales in India at 16,236 units in 2017-18, strengthening its leadership in the segment. The company, which had sold 13,259 units in 2016-17, also said..

Realtors call for boosting demand, funding in housing segment

    NEW DELHI REAL estate developers and consultants on Thursday said the RBI’s decision to keep key policy rates unchanged was on expected lines but the sector was looking for some encouragement to boost funding and demand in the sl..

Need to correct legal asymmetry in RBI’s policing powers: Patel

    MUMBAI FLAGGING concerns on its limited ability to police state-run lenders, which have recently seen a slew of scams, the Reserve Bank on Thursday sought amendments to the Banking Regulation (BR) Act “to correct the legal asymme..

Scorching heat renews demand for air-conditioners

  Business Bureau, WHAT better way to beat the scorching summer heat than buying an air-conditioner to stay cool. Well, this is exactly what people are doing to stay cool this summer. With the mercury crossing the 40 degree Celsius mark in the ci..

Dr Richa’s Unique Clinic announces special offers to mark its anniversary

  Business Bureau, DR RICHA’S Unique Clinic has introduced special offers on the occasion of 19th anniversary. The clinic is offering a facility of easy payment with the help of Bajaj Finance. A patient may undertake a treatment by paying o..

Manish Malhotra joins hands with INIFD & LST to mentor students online

  Business Bureau, Ace Bollywood fashion icon Manish Malhotra is all set to share his knowledge and expertise with Indian students by being their mentor. Malhotra has joined hands with INIFD & LST to impart specialised fashion, education and ..

Entrepreneurs to share success stories at TiEcon 2018

  Business Bureau, ONE may have an idea, known-how and a lot of confidence about the idea. But if funds are not available to convert ideas into successful profit making ventures, ideas remain ideas. How can start-up generate interest of an invest..

FIU slaps Rs 9 cr fine on BoB

    By Neelabh SrivastavaNEW DELHI THE Financial Intelligence Unit (FIU) has slapped Rs 9 crore penalty on Bank of Baroda for “failing” to adhere to anti-money laundering norms, and not having an effective system to report susp..

Banks stare at $38 bn new dud loans from power sector: Report

    MUMBAI THE banking sector, which is already reeling under a mammoth pile of bad loans, is looking at potential dud assets of USD 38 billion from the power sector, as USD 53 billion of the USD 178 billion bank loans to the sector are al..

Kiara fashion & lifestyle exhibition ends today

  Business Bureau, KIARA-a fashion and lifestyle exhibition is all set to create a bang for the second time in city. The exhibition was inaugurated by Shachi I Mallick, Chairperson, Lady Entrepreneur’s Wing, VIA on April 4, at Hotel Tuli Im..

Kairali Ayurvedic Ramdham Healing Village inaugurated in Mansar

  Business Bureau, CENTRAL India’s first of its kind holistic healing centre with Ayurveda, naturopathy, yoga and physiotherapy under one roof-- Kairali Ayurvedic Ramdham Healing Village was inaugurated in Mansar by Bollywood actress Varsha..

Vicco shares its secret for healthy glowing skin on digital platforms

  Business Bureau, Here is the great news for all those who wish to keep their skin healthy and supple. The leader in the skincare market – Vicco is sharing some amazing tips and methods to use its products to make your skin glow healthily...

India may turn into net importer of copper: Report

  Business Bureau, INDIA may turn into a net importer of copper by fiscal 2019-20 if healthy demand continues and no new plant is commissioned in this period, a report said. If domestic demand for copper grows at the current rate of 7-8 per cent,..

Mfg sector growth falls to 5-mth low

    NEW DELHI INDIA’S manufacturing sector activity fell to a five-month low in March, as new business orders rose at a slower pace, and firms showed little appetite for recruitment, says a monthly survey. Nikkei India Manufacturing ..

Sugar production jumps 49%; mills unable to pay growers

    NEW DELHI SUGAR output increased 49 per cent to 28.18 million tonnes (MT) so far in 2017-18 marketing year, but mills are unable to make cane payment to growers owing to low prices, industry body ISMA said on Tuesday. Consequently, tot..

Mudra Yojana is ‘Employment Driver’: Shekhar Swami

    Business Bureau, Mudra is a powerful innovative idea which has tantalizing potential to transform economy at gross root level. It is employment driver which has potential to create thousands of job, said Shekhar Swami, eminent economist..

Big Bazaar drops prices of 1,500 items under ‘Har Din Lowest Price’ scheme

  Business Bureau, The country’s most trusted reailer Big Bazaar estimates that more than six crore households will benefit from this initiative Big Bazaar on Tuesday announced the price drops for over 1,500 everyday-use products. Its custo..

New financial year 2018 brings new challenges

  By CA Julfesh Shah, New financial year, 2018 came up with lot many significant changes which will have a great impact on Indian economy as well as on everyone life directly or indirectly. Following are the highlights of some of the key changes ..

Pharma sector may post single-digit growth in FY18-20

    MUMBAI ALTHOUGH demand prospect for the domestic pharmaceutical market is expected to remain healthy, slowing growth from the US, increased competition, among others, are likely to keep it’s revenue growth to single digits, betwe..

Diesel hits new high of Rs 69.50/ltr, petrol touches Rs 82.24/ltr mark

  Business Bureau, As the fuel prices rose once again, common man, traders and financial experts appealed to the Union Government to bring petrol and diesel in the ambit of Goods and Services Tax (GST). They believe that the fuel prices would com..

Core sector growth up 5.3% in Feb as cement, refinery output pick up

    NEW DELHI EIGHT infrastructure sectors grew by 5.3 per cent in February, mainly helped by a robust performance of refinery products, fertiliser and cement segments.The eight infrastructure sectors -- coal, crude oil, natural gas, refin..

Ramdham Healing Village to be launched in Mansar soon

  Business Bureau, CENTRAL India’s first of its kind holistic healing centre with ayurveda, naturopathy, yoga and physiotherapy under one roof, will be inaugurated soon at Ramdham Healing Village in Mansar. The entire set-up spread in six a..

Select cases enjoy E-way Bill exemption

  By CA Satish Sarda, Finally from April 1, E-way Bill for inter-state movement of goods (location of the supplier and place of supply are in different states) has become mandatory. However, for intra-state movement of goods (location of the supp..

Petrol price hits four-year high, diesel at highest level

    New Delhi Petrol price on Sunday hit a four-year high of Rs 73.73 a litre while diesel rates touched an all-time high of Rs 64.58 in the national capital, renewing calls for the Government to cut excise tax rates. State-owned oil firms..

WCL creates new record in production and despatch

  Business Bureau, Western Coalfields (WCL), a Coal India (CIL) subsidiary, has registered a rise in coal production for the fourth consecutive year with 46.22 million tonne during 2017-18, surpassing its own record of 45.7 mt coal production dur..

TiEcon summit of entrepreneurs on April 7 & 8

TiEcon summit of entrepreneurs on April 7 and 8 SUJA CHANDY BHAGIRATH MERCHANT Business Bureau, TIECON Central India’s largest summit of entrepreneurs comes with a theme of ‘Reinvent, Innovate, Succeed and Enjoy’. Keeping with the tr..

Cancer survivors launch 4th season of ‘Self V – The Survivor Stories’

  Business Bureau, Celebrating the spirit of cancer survivors for three consecutive years, Pink Hope Cancer Patient Support Group along with HCG – The Specialist in Cancer Care unveiled the fourth edition of Self V Survivor Stories.Self V S..

Impose safeguard duty on solar cells imports: ISMA

  Business Bureau, THE Indian Solar Manufacturers Association (ISMA) has demanded imposition of safeguard duty on imports of solar cells and modules, saying it would be significant to the solar manufacturing industry. The association has written ..