Key reforms to give momentum to domestic apparel sector

Union Textile Minister Smriti Irani on Friday said the central government announced many “key reforms” such as relaxation of Sections of Income Tax Act and incentives to boost the domestic apparel sector to enable it to compete with multinational brands.

India to exempt electric vehicles from paying registration fees

In order to give a boost to battery-operated or electric vehicles in the country, the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways on Wednesday initiated steps for providing differential registration fees under the Central Motor Vehicles Rules 1989.

Commerce Ministry to address e-commerce data protection needs

The government has asked representatives of e-commerce companies to send their concerns over data storage requirements so that a robust framework can be evolved to leverage innovative digital technologies and unlock immense economic opportunities.

Modi 2.0 bodes well for industry: ICRA

Though macro fundamentals of the Indian economy have taken an unfavourable turn in the past few quarters, the continuity of National Democratic Alliance (NDA) led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi after the general elections augers well for key sectors of the economy, investment information and credit rating agency ICRA said.

Global Indian Business Excellence Awards launched in UK’s House of Commons

The number of Indian businesses investing in the UK has grown over the years, including a considerable jump of the previous year, despite Brexit uncertainties.

RBI brings economic inter-dependence in banking

RBI tweaks exposure framework for banks, introduces economic inter-dependence criteria The Reserve Bank of India…

The 5th Smart Cities India Expo concludes on a high note

The 5th Smart Cities India Expo attracts large participation, ends on a high note The…

Jet fuel prices highest since November: IATA

Jet fuel prices reach USD 85, highest level since November: IATA Jet fuel prices have…

Industry leaders look forward to Modi reforms 2.0

Industry leaders await next phase of reforms under Modi 2.0 Major industry bodies have hailed…

Reallocation of Jet Airways’ international slots begin

Aviation secretary meets representatives of airlines for reallocation of Jet Airways’ international slots The Ministry…