Microsoft says talks to buy Tiktok continues, aims to seal deal by September 15

Microsoft has said it will move quickly to pursue discussions with TikTok’s parent company, ByteDance, in a matter of weeks, and in any event completing these discussions no later... Read more »

Liquor sales decline up to 60% in May-June in states with high Corona cess: Report

States which imposed more than 50 per cent COVID-cess on liquor after the resumption of retail trade post lockdown witnessed an average 59 per cent decline in sales in... Read more »

Sebi to set up virtual museum of securities market

Coronavirus pandemic has confined all of us indoors. The outbreak has forced us to either limit or eliminate our outings altogether.This has given rise to many things such as... Read more »

CAPSI writes to PM Modi, seeks service tax exemption on pvt security services

The Central Association of Private Security Industry (CAPSI) has written to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, saying private security services should be exempted from paying service tax. In a letter... Read more »

Apple’s iPhone contract manufacturer to shift 6 production lines from China to India

Apple’s iPhone contract manufacturer is eyeing India for re-location of its production lines from China, a move that may generate more than 55,000 jobs in the country and boost... Read more »

NITI Aayog suggests creation of Dak Bank

In a bid to further deepen financial inclusion in the country, the NITI Aayog has suggested the creation of a Dak Bank — postal bank — by merging the... Read more »

Bank Holidays in August 2020: Banks to remain closed for these many days | Check Full list

Bank Holidays in August 2020: Due to coronavirus pandemic, bankers have been working non-stop and serving their customers.  The August month begins with a holiday for employees, as 1st... Read more »

GST collections fall to Rs 87,422 crore in July from Rs 90,917 crore in June

New Delhi: GST collections in July fell to Rs 87,422 crore from Rs 90,917 crore in June, according to a Finance Ministry statement. However, July collections are higher than Rs... Read more »

GST collections lower at Rs 87,422 crore in July

The country’s GST collections declined to Rs 87,422 crore in July from Rs 90,917 crore in the previous month, a finance ministry statement said on Saturday. The July collections,... Read more »

Govt to come out with strategic sectors list soon: FM Nirmala Sitharaman

The government will soon come out with a new public sector enterprises policy that will define strategic sectors which will not have more than four PSUs, Finance Minister Nirmala... Read more »