Telcos may take Rs 6000 crore knock on import duty hike – Economic Times


Economic Times

Telcos may take Rs 6000 crore knock on import duty hike
Economic Times
KOLKATA: India's phone companies are staring at a cumulative annual hit of Rs 5,500-6,000 crore after the government doubled import duty on multiple telecom network products to 20% to help shore up the rupee. This will add to the financial stress on ...

US reviewing India’s decisions over Iran oil import, Russian air defence system – Livemint


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US reviewing India's decisions over Iran oil import, Russian air defence system
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Washington: The US is reviewing “very carefully” India's decision to continue buying Iranian oil and purchase of the Russian S-400 air defence system, according to a top official. The official termed it “not helpful”, days after President Donald Trump ...
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You Want Everybody in India to Become Vegetarian? SC Asks Petitioner Who Challenged Meat Export – News18


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You Want Everybody in India to Become Vegetarian? SC Asks Petitioner Who Challenged Meat Export
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New Delhi: "Do you want everybody in this country to be vegetarian?," the Supreme Court Friday asked a petitioner who has challenged export of meat from India. A bench of Justices Madan B Lokur and Deepak Gupta made this observation while hearing a ...
We cannot order everybody to be a vegetarian, says Supreme CourtThe Indian Express
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Telecom gear import tariffs hike to hurt Jio, Airtel, Vodafone-Idea network expansion – ETTelecom.com


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Telecom gear import tariffs hike to hurt Jio, Airtel, Vodafone-Idea network expansion
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Telecom gear import tariffs hike to hurt Jio, Airtel, Vodafone-Idea network expansion NEW DELHI/MUMBAI, - India said on Thursday it will raise import tariffs on several electronic items and communication devices, in another move to rein in imports and ...

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We cannot order everybody to be a vegetarian, says Supreme Court – The Indian Express


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We cannot order everybody to be a vegetarian, says Supreme Court
The Indian Express
While hearing a public interest litigation by two NGOs, Healthy Wealthy Ethical World and Guide India Trust, seeking a ban on export of meat, a single judge bench of Justice Madan B Lokur asked, “Do you want everybody in this country to be a vegetarian?”.
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India’s move to save the rupee will make these things costlier – Economic Times


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India's move to save the rupee will make these things costlier
Economic Times
After increasing import duty on 19 items on September 27, the government today raised duty on several telecom equipment while imposing duties on printed circuit boards. The move is aimed at curbing import of certain items to rein in the current account ...

Notification No. 76/2018 – Customs Dated:- 11/10/2018

CBIC amends Notification No. 24/2005 dated 1st March, 2005vide Notification No. 76/2018–Customs Dated; 11th October, 2018 GOVERNMENT OF INDIA MINISTRY OF FINANCE (DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE) Notification No. 76/2018 – Customs New Delhi, the 11th October, 2018 G.S.R. (E), In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (1) of section 25 of the Customs Act, 1962 (52 of […]

Notification No. 74/2018–Customs Dated: 11/10/2018

CBIC seeking to amend First Schedule of Customs Tariff Act, 1975 vide Notification No. 74/2018–Customs Dated; 11th October, 2018 GOVERNMENT OF INDIA MINISTRY OF FINANCE (DEPARTMENT OF REVENUE) Notification No. 74/2018–Customs New Delhi, the 11th October, 2018 G.S.R…..(E).- WHEREAS the Central Government on being satisfied that the import duty leviable on goods, falling under Chapter […]

India to Raise Import Tariffs on Electronic and Communication Items – NDTV


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India to Raise Import Tariffs on Electronic and Communication Items
NDTV
India said on Thursday it will raise import tariffs on several electronic items and communication devices, in another move to rein in imports and bolster a falling rupee. The tariff hike, the second such move by India in a two week span, was announced ...

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Market Movers: Hike in import duties; new tax for builders, steady oil & more – Economic Times


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Market Movers: Hike in import duties; new tax for builders, steady oil & more
Economic Times
India said on Thursday it will raise import tariffs on several electronic items and communication devices, in another move to rein in imports and bolster a falling rupee. This will be the second round of import duty hikes in a little over a fortnight ...
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Government ups import duty on telecom gear to trim trade deficit – Times of India


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Government ups import duty on telecom gear to trim trade deficit
Times of India
India's telecom equipment imports were estimated at close to $22 billion during the last financial year, according to data compiled by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai). During this period, oil imports were pegged at $88 billion, and are ...
Customs duty raised on telecom equipmentEconomic Times
Government hikes customs duty on 17 items, list includes smart watches, telecom equipmentHindustan Times
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Top US Envoy To Visit India To Hold Talks Over Iran Oil Import – NDTV


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Top US Envoy To Visit India To Hold Talks Over Iran Oil Import
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A top US envoy on Iran is headed to India this week for talks ahead of the November 4 deadline set by the President Donald Trump administration for countries to bring down their import of Iranian oil to zero. In addition to India, Special ...
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Top US envoy to visit India for talks over Iran oil import ahead of November 4 deadline set by Trump administrationIndia TV

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Govt hikes import duty on select communication items to 20% – Economic Times


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Govt hikes import duty on select communication items to 20%
Economic Times
The CBIC said the Central government was satisfied that the import duty leviable on goods falling under Chapter 85 of the First Schedule to the Customs Tariff Act, 1975, should be increased and that circumstances exist which render it necessary to take ...
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Centre hikes import duty on key telecom equipment to 20% – The Hindu BusinessLine


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Centre hikes import duty on key telecom equipment to 20%
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... the exemption under this/her notification and that already paid at the time of importation. “The new measures will boost Make in India,” a senior Finance Ministry official told BusinessLine, adding that it will also help in curbing the outflow of ...

India may bring more import curbs to boost rupee – Economic Times


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India may bring more import curbs to boost rupee
Economic Times
The trade deficit represented 2.4 percent of gross domestic product, more than the 1.9 percent seen in the March quarter, according to latest data from the RBI. Earlier measures such as raising import tariffs on 19 products and easing some overseas ...
India considers more import curbs to prop up rupeeLivemint
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