Corporate tax rates slashed to 22% for domestic companies and 15% for new domestic manufacturing companies

Newsroom24x7 Network Panaji (Goa): Government of India has brought in the Taxation Laws (Amendment) Ordinance 2019 to make certain amendments in the Income-tax Act 1961 and the Finance (No. 2) Act 2019. This was announced by the Union Minister for Finance & Corporate Affairs Nirmala Sitharaman during a Press Conference in Goa on Friday 20… Read More Corporate tax rates slashed to 22% for domestic companies and 15% for new domestic manufacturing companies

FM announces amalgamation of banks to achieve higher economic growth

Newsroom24x7 Network New Delhi: Finance & Corporate Affairs Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday, 30 August 2019, announced the Union Government’s decision to consolidate Public Sector Banks (PSBs) for strong national resence & global reach. The banks being amalgamated together handle 82% of PSB business and 56% of Commercial bank business. These are being brought together… Read More FM announces amalgamation of banks to achieve higher economic growth

Indian Automakers’ Challenges to Persist After Weak 1Q: Fitch Ratings

Mumbai/Singapore: Subdued demand conditions that led to weak performance by Indian automakers in the first quarter of the financial year ending 31 March 2020 (FY20) will likely persist, adding to the challenges from the implementation of stricter emission norms under BS6 from April 2020, says Fitch Ratings. Most auto OEMs reported lower volumes and profitability… Read More Indian Automakers’ Challenges to Persist After Weak 1Q: Fitch Ratings