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India's economy projected to grow 7.6% in 2017: UN report
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image India's economy projected to grow 7.6% in 2017: UN report
India’s economy is projected to grow at 7.6% in 2017 as investment regains momentum and manufacturing base strengthens on the back of structural reforms in the country, a UN study said.
 
Finance Ministry Invites Suggestions for Budget 2017-18
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image Finance Ministry Invites Suggestions for Budget 2017-18
To encourage public participation and bring greater transparency, the Finance Ministry has invited suggestions from the public for Budget 2017-18. Citizens from all walks of life are welcome...
 
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image Govt. OKs Liberalization, Simplification of Visa Policy
The Government has approved the liberalization, simplification and rationalization of the existing visa regime in India. The approval will facilitate entry of foreigners for tourism, business and medical purposes. This is expected to stimulate economic growth and augment the Government's Skill India, Digital India and Make in India initiatives.
 
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image I-T amendment act passed in Lok Sabha, govt now just a step away from taxing 50%
The Lok Sabha on Tuesday passed the Taxation Laws (second) Amendment Bill, which provides another chance for people with unaccounted cash to come clean. The Taxation Laws (Second Amendment) Bill, 2016 was passed by a voice vote in a complete din without any debate. The amended law provides those with unaccounted....
 
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image Make in Odisha: State bags Rs 60k cr investment intentions on Day 1
Many existing investors - Tata, Adani, Aditya Birla, ITC, Vedanta - spelt out fresh investments for Odisha. On the inaugural day of the ‘Make in Odisha’ conclave, its biggest showpiece event, the state government said it got investment intentions in excess of Rs 60,000 crore.
 
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image India Unveils World's Largest Solar Power Plant
India has unveiled the world's largest solar power plant with the completion of its new facility in the southern state of Tamil Nadu. The plant has a capacity of 648 MW and is spread over almost four square miles. It is expected to power 150,000 homes...
 
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image India moving towards digitised payments: Niti Aayog
Niti Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant on Wednesday said India is moving towards a totally digitised payment economy that will bring huge gains in the long term. Kant said on the sidelines of a conference organised by India Energy Forum.
 
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image FM: Govt. Has Set Up Insolvency Mechanism Based on Global Best-Practices
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said that the Government has set up a modern insolvency mechanism based on global best practices. The mechanism and the Insolvency and Bankruptcy Board...
 
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image Airports Developed Through Public-Private Partnership
In the newly approved National Civil Aviation Policy, 2016, the Ministry of Civil Aviation has made provisions for promotion of regional connectivity by reviving unserved and under-served airports and airstrips. Airport revival will depend on demand from airline operators and where state government concessions are provided.
 
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image NITI Aayog: Indian Luxury Market Likely to Reach $18.5 Billion in 2016
The luxury market in India is likely to reach $18.5 billion in 2016, up from $14.7 billion last year and will post an annual growth rate of 25 percent, said Amitabh Kant, CEO of NITI Aayog. "The introduction of the goods and services tax will also provide India a huge competitive advantage to India's luxury sector," he added.
 

 

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