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14 July, 2018 10:37 AM India expected to be $10 trillion economy by 2030: Economic Affairs Secretary Garg

Indian economy is on a stage of "take off" and is expected to be the world's third largest by 2030 with GDP worth $10 trillion, Economic Affairs Secretary Subhash Chandra Garg said today. "Good days are ahead and lot of good work is happening in the economy. The economy is on a stage of take off where Indians can legitimately hold their heads high," he said here. In the first 40

12 July, 2018 10:47 AM E-commerce firms eye business opportunity in luxury fashion: Report

Major companies are pushing premium brand offerings on their platforms E-commerce companies are trying to break into the premium and bridge-to luxury segment, according to a report by The Economic Times. Reliance's AJIO has, over the past few months, begun selling premium brands on the platform, such as Steve Madden, DC Shoes, Ed Hardy, Gas, Quiksilver 44

11 July, 2018 3:01 PM Chief Economic Adviser Subramanian says three-tier GST structure possible

Chief Economic Adviser Arvind Subramanian Wednesday said a three-tier structure under Goods and Services Tax (GST) is possible, ruling out a single-rate tax system. “In India, we can never have one rate. I had recommended a standard rate and one for demerit good, one for...I think in India the debate should be about why can't we have three rather than why not one?� Subramanian 39

11 July, 2018 11:11 AM Vodafone-Idea may not create a new brand immediately after merger: Report

The merged entity will be India's largest telecommunication company. Vodafone India and Idea Cellular will likely keep the two brands separate and not rush into creating a new brand after their merger, The Economic Times reports. "The company name may be merged, but there will be separate brands for urban and rural customers," a source told the paper 49

11 July, 2018 10:06 AM Indian carriers in need of 1,000 pilots till March 2019 but see supply shortage: Report

There is a shortage of pilots at about 30 percent, or 240 pilots, in a year With deliveries underway of as many as 1,000 planes that have been ordered until 2030, Indian carriers are looking at shortage of pilots, reports The Economic Times. These carriers will need as many as 1,000 pilots to fly the new aircraft and the requirement is likely to rise upto 10,000 in a decade 51

11 July, 2018 8:50 AM China's biggest bank corruption criminal repatriated from United States

A Chinese man who embezzled $485 million from his employer in the biggest bank corruption case in China's history was repatriated on Wednesday by US authorities, the country's anti-graft agency said. China's widely-publicised "Sky Net" operations to bring home overseas fugitives suspected of corruption and economic crimes are a key plank of President 38

11 July, 2018 4:46 AM China says tit-for-tat tariffs will 'destroy' US-China trade

China today said tit-for-tat tariffs will "destroy" trade between the world's top two economies, after Washington fired the next shot in a ballooning trade war, readying fresh levies on USD 200 billion in Chinese goods. "The outburst of large-scale mutual levying of tariffs between China and the United States will inevitably destroy Sino-US trade," assistant 39

11 July, 2018 2:48 AM Import of oil from Iran from November 4 will be sanctionable activity: Mike Pompeo

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said today the import of oil from Iran beginning November 4 will be a sanctionable activity but the US would consider request for relief from a handful of countries, in an apparent reference to India which is the second largest buyer of Iranian crude. "Come November 4, there will be a US sanction that prevents crude oil from passing 46

8 July, 2018 11:26 AM Nitish Kumar Says Will Wait For BJP Seat Offer For 2019 And Then Decide

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar has said his party will take a final call on seat sharing in the state for 2019 general elections after seeing what the BJP has to offer. Mr Kumar's party is seen as growing apart from the BJP over seat sharing and his projection as the face of the NDA in the state in next year's Lok Sabha elections. His party today 56

6 July, 2018 6:40 AM Godrej Consumer sells diaper brand Snuggy to Nobel Hygiene: Report

GCPL is reportedly exiting the baby care space after 15 years. Godrej Consumer Products (GCPL) has exited the baby care space by selling its diaper brand Snuggy to Nashik-based Nobel Hygiene for an undisclosed amount, The Economic Times reported. The company is exiting the baby care space after 15 years, having bought Snuggy from Shogun Diapers in 2003. "A baby diaper 37