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Cut Prices, Pass GST Benefits To Customers: Govt To Telcos

Cut Prices, Pass GST Benefits To Customers: Govt To Telcos

 |  Saturday, May 27, 2017, 16:48 [IST]
The finance ministry today asked telecom companies to rejig costs and lower prices to pass on the benefits of tax rate reduction under GST to customers from July. Under the Goods and Services Tax regime, which will come into being from ...
Job Losses In IT Industry To Impact Residential Real Estate

Job Losses In IT Industry To Impact Residential Real Estate

 |  Saturday, May 27, 2017, 14:57 [IST]
With job losses looming large for those employed in the IT industry, demand for residential realty across Indian IT hubs of Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Pune, Navi Mumbai and Noida could be impacted, a recent study said. According to a study by property ...
What Is VPA? How To Create VPA And Send Money Through It?

What Is VPA? How To Create VPA And Send Money Through It?

 |  Saturday, May 27, 2017, 13:57 [IST]
The Virtual Payment Address is an address given to the user of UPI payment system. VPA can be used to transfer funds. You don't need any details like bank account number, IFSC code, etc., to transfer money; the virtual payment address replaces the bank account details. Goodreturns.in ...
What Are The Benefits of E-Filing Tax Returns?

What Are The Benefits of E-Filing Tax Returns?

 |  Saturday, May 27, 2017, 11:24 [IST]
These days we look for an online option in everything that we do. If you are filing your income tax returns offline, e-file your Income Tax Returns is a good option. In fact, if your income is over Rs 5 lakhs, ...
EPFO May Reduce Provident Fund Contributions

EPFO May Reduce Provident Fund Contributions

 |  Friday, May 26, 2017, 16:15 [IST]
Trustees of retirement fund body EPFO may approve a proposal tomorrow to reduce the mandatory contributions toward social security schemes run by it to 10 per cent for workers as well as employers. Presently, employees and employers contribute 12 per cent ...
What Are The Charges Under Atal Pension Yojana?

What Are The Charges Under Atal Pension Yojana?

 |  Friday, May 26, 2017, 14:48 [IST]
Atal Pension Yojana (APY) is a government scheme announced by the Indian Government in the 2015-16 budget. The APY is focussed on all citizens in the unorganized sector which is administered by the Pension Fund Development Authority (PFRDA) through NPS architecture. ...
What Is Employee Pension Scheme? When Will You Get EPS?

What Is Employee Pension Scheme? When Will You Get EPS?

 |  Friday, May 26, 2017, 12:41 [IST]
Do you know one can get pension under the Employees Provident Fund (EPF)? The EPF pension or EPS is a pension scheme for the employees of the organized sector who otherwise don't have any pension scheme. EPS gives a guaranteed monthly ...
How Does GST Implementation Affect Mutual Funds?

How Does GST Implementation Affect Mutual Funds?

 |  Friday, May 26, 2017, 11:30 [IST]
With three per cent increase in service tax likely after the implementation of Goods and services Tax (GST) from July 1, the expense ratio of mutual fund houses across the country will also go up by 3 per cent. The expense ...
Demonetization: 12.54 Lakh PoS Terminals Added in Jan-March Quarter

Demonetization: 12.54 Lakh PoS Terminals Added in Jan-March Quarter

 |  Thursday, May 25, 2017, 16:24 [IST]
The Finance Ministry said as many as 12.54 lakh Point of Sale (PoS) terminals were added in January-March this year, giving a boost to government's efforts to promote digital transactions after demonetization. With the addition, the total number of PoS terminals ...
Mumbai, Kota Named Among World's Most Crowded Cities

Mumbai, Kota Named Among World's Most Crowded Cities

 |  Thursday, May 25, 2017, 14:15 [IST]
Two Indian cities Mumbai and Kota have been named among the world's most crowded in a list topped by Dhaka, said World Economic Forum (WEF) citing UN-Habitat data. With a population density of 44,500 people per square kilometre, Dhaka, the capital ...
IT Workers Flay Steep Hike In Top Executives Compensation

IT Workers Flay Steep Hike In Top Executives Compensation

 |  Thursday, May 25, 2017, 12:26 [IST]
Two IT employee groups have flayed the steep hike in compensation awarded to top executives of Infosys, terming the move by the software giant as "painful" amid job losses in the industry. According to the 2017 annual report of Infosys that ...
Job Loss: How To Survive It? 8 Tips For You

Job Loss: How To Survive It? 8 Tips For You

 |  Thursday, May 25, 2017, 12:10 [IST]
Wipro, Cognizant, Infosys and many major tech companies are on the path of giving lay offs to the under-performers. The job loss is not restricted to just IT sector. Engineering and Manufacturing companies like L&T, bank services like HDFC, e-commerce firms ...