Govt may allow 100% FDI in telecom via automatic route

Govt may allow 100% FDI in telecom via automatic route The government is finalising a plan to allow 100 per cent FDI for telecom services through the automatic route which allows firms to attract foreign funds without its approval, sources said today. The proposal is likely to be considered by the Telecom Commission, the apex […]

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Full I-T e-assessment from next year; CBDT forms committee

Full I-T e-assessment from next year; CBDT forms committee The government is set to roll out a pan-India “faceless and nameless” e-assessment procedure for income tax payers from 2018 with the CBDT today constituting a high-level committee to prepare a quick roadmap for the implementation of this ambitious proposal. The Central Board of Direct Taxes […]

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Cabinet approves Consumer Protection Bill

Cabinet approves Consumer Protection Bill Focused on faster redressal of consumer grievances and to ensure stringent action against unfair trade practices, the Cabinet approved the introduction of the Consumer Protection Bill, 2017, to amend the Consumer Protection Act, 1986, sources said. The Bill seeks to enlarge the scope of the existing Act and proposes stricter […]

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