India hikes tariff on 28 products to United States

India, tariff, United States

India announced Saturday higher tariffs on 28 United States products including walnut, pulses and almond as a reciprocation to the same step by Washington. American exporters of the listed products will be hurt as the products will become costlier in India. The previous list prepared by the Central Board of Indirect taxes and Customs (CBIC) included More...

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How to Survive a Low Income Retirement
By Paul Linus On Monday, June 10th, 2019

How to Survive a Low Income Retirement

A low income retirement is a worrying reality that many retirees’ fail to adjust to. A study by Ernst and Young revealed that as many as 3 in 5 retired people will struggle to maintain their lifestyle without More...

Trump, tariff, Mexico
By Paul Linus On Friday, June 7th, 2019

Trump withdraws tariff plan for Mexico following deal reached

United States President Donald Trump announced Friday dropping tariff plans for Mexico after the two nations reached a deal in related to immigration flow through southern border. He said, “I am pleased to More...

India, economy, IHS forecast
By Paul Linus On Tuesday, June 4th, 2019

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BJP, Facebook
By Paul Linus On Thursday, May 2nd, 2019

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Manmohan Singh awards Arun Jaitley for GST
By Paul Linus On Saturday, March 16th, 2019

Manmohan Singh awards Arun Jaitley for GST; BJP tweets “Gabbar Singh Tax, Rahul Gandhi?”

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wealth ideas
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3 Wealth Ideas Which Sound Too Good to Work in the Long Run

“A scheme that doubles your money in 5 months!”Now, who in the world wouldn’t want that?In the opinions of experienced investors, anyone who’s offering such returns is usually trying to take investors for More...

Interest rate, PF
By Paul Linus On Thursday, February 21st, 2019

Interest rate on PF deposits hiked

Provident fund for fiscal year 2018-19 has been slightly hiked from 8.55 percent to 8.65 percent, said labor minister Santosh Gangwar on Thursday. Currently there are five crore subscribers to Employees’ More...

Interim Budget 2019
By Paul Linus On Friday, February 1st, 2019

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What to expect from interim budget 2019
By Paul Linus On Thursday, January 31st, 2019

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