Tension with US won't impact India ties: Iranian minister
Sunday, January 5, 2020, 7:38 PM
An Iranian minister on Sunday said that Iran's ongoing tensions with the US following the killing of Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) commander Major General Qassem Soleimani and other officials in an American airstrike, will not affect Iran-India relationship. "Our relationship is very deep and mature. Don't think there will be any impact on our relationship because of this attack," he said.
No GST rate increase till revenue stabilises
Sunday, December 22, 2019, 8:57 PM
Days after the GST Council refrained from hiking the tax-rates, Bihar Deputy CM Sushil Kumar Modi said there was no possibility of any such move till revenue stabilised. He said the Council had decided to consider changes in the rates once a year, and not in each and every-meeting. A hike in GST rates, he said, would have hampered consumption amid the economic slowdown.
India, UK set up 3 new bilateral trade working groups
Tuesday, July 16, 2019, 8:15 AM
India and the UK have agreed to set up three new-bilateral working groups to tackle barriers to trade in specific sectors of food and drink, healthcare and data services as part of the JETCO meeting in London on Monday. The three new business-led working groups will be run by the UK India Business Council (UKIBC) alongside the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) and FICCI.