|CCEA approves electrified doubling line between Phephana-Indara and Mau-Shahganj in UP||18 May 2017|
|CCEA approves new Coal Linkage Policy 2017||18 May 2017|
|CCEA approves restructuring plan for Hindustan Organic Chemicals Ltd||18 May 2017|
Cable TV and Direct-To-Home (DTH) services will attract 18 per cent GST.
The meeting focuses on achieving high 5s–strategy that includes which include agriculture, energy, industrialisation, regional connectivity and improved quality of life.
With the signing of these two APAs, the number of APAs signed in Financial Year 2017-18 is now four.
Pradhan said that OPEC should work towards responsible pricing, which is important for India for socio-economic and developmental reasons.
Education, Healthcare and Third Tier Railway Travel will be exempted from GST.
GST Rates of 1211 items were finalised by the GST council with 81 per cent of them facing a levy of up to 18 per cent.
Anti-duty imposed on aluminium foil is up to $1.63 per and up to $8.71 per kg duty was slapped on imports of amoxicillin, used in pharmaceuticals.
The estimated cost of the Project will be Rs 1028.95 crore with expected completion cost of Rs 1190.98 crore.
The coal allocation of linkages in future will be transparent and bidding based, barring some exceptions as per Tariff Policy.
The restructuring plan involves closing down the operations of all the non-viable plants at Rasayani unit of HOCL except Di-Nitrogen Tetroxide (N2O4) plant which is to be transferred to ISRO.
It will enable Transparent Tax Administration by sharing status reports and thematic analysis reports.
The base year of WPI was revised in order to align it with the base year of other macroeconomic indicators like the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) and Index of Industrial Production (IIP).
The expanded PTA would immensely benefit both sides as a wide array of concessions has been offered by both sides on a number of tariff lines which will facilitate more two-way trade.
In a rare case, where Aadhaar name is completely different from name in PAN, then the linking will fail.
The entire model of JLF is based on the ground of collective action of banks against a borrower for recovery.
The new ordinance passed by the President Mukherjee will be known as Banking Regulation (Amendment) Ordinance, 2017.
The objective of SAMPADA is to supplement agriculture, modernize processing and decrease agri-waste.
The report says, “Despite the overall fiscal tightening, capital expenditure under the budget for fiscal year 2017/18 is about 25 per cent higher than that in the preceding budget.
The benefit of the proposed modifications will be calculated with effect from 1 January 2016, the date of implementation of 7th CPC recommendations.
The amendment to the existing Banking Regulation Act will empower the RBI to set up panels that will shield bankers from later action by probe agencies looking into loan recasts.
Changing the financial year to January-December would mean shifting the tax assessment year, changes in infrastructure, especially at the company level.
The draft regulations will be known as 'Foreign Exchange Management (Cross Border Merger) Regulations'.
As per the data of SIPRI, the United States remains the world’s largest military spender.
All the cases where no response is received shall also be subjected to detailed enquiries.
To further the digital payments revolution of India, the Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched several crucial initiatives including BHIM-Aadhaaar app.
In the case of J&K, the law will not be applied due to Article 370 that gives special status to the state. For its inclusion into the new tax regime, the state will have to legislate its own law and integrate with the GST regime.
Listing of these CPSEs will foster public accountability and will unlock the true value of these companies.
The pilot scheme would be launched in five cities from 1 May 2017, which will be gradually extended all over the country.
Once the data of incorporation is sent to CBDT by MCA, the PAN and TAN will then be issued immediately.
The Marginal Standing Facility (MSF) Rate and the Bank Rate were fixed at 6.50 per cent.