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24, Dec 2018, by : Desk FnF

The subscriber shall be allowed to make partial withdrawals for a maximum of 3 times during the entire tenure of subscription under the NPS. There is, however, no minimum time gap now stipulated between two partial withdrawalsRead News

22, Dec 2018, by : Desk FnF

The 31st GST Council meeting on Saturday decided to move 33 items from the 18 percent tax slab to 12 percent and 5 percent while seven items were moved from 28 percent slab to 18 percent bracket. Among the items that will get cheaper are 32-inch LED TVs and video games.Read News

12, Dec 2018, by : FnF Correspondent

Further, the government has also decided to increase its contribution to its employees' NPS accounts from 10% to 14%, which will be tax free. In fact even the tier-II account—an optional account that allows frequent withdrawal making it similar to your savings bank account—for government employees will enjoy tax benefits, as per the government release, and will come with a lock-in of 3 years. "They should not restrict it to only government employees. When the finaRead News

17, Nov 2018, by : Desk FnF

Something is not quite right at the county's e-com rockstar, Flipkart, after it hit a $16 billion Walmart jackpot in May this year.If sheer data is anything go by, over 6,500 employees of Flipkart and its subsidiaries, including Myntra, Jabong, PhonePe and Ekart, are actively job hunting on the country's top notch career site, Naukri.com.A rRead News

15, Nov 2018, by : Desk FnF

An Irish woman verbally abused the Air India crew on-board a London-Mumbai flight after she was allegedly refused more wine. The incident, wherein the drunk woman was seen hurling abuses at the visibly calm crew, took place on November 10 and was captured on a video.Read News

14, Nov 2018, by : Desk FnF

May this year not only provided blockbuster exits to the investors but also made the founders Binny Bansal and Sachin Bansal billionaires. The deal valued the homegrown e-commerce company at more than $20 billion. Walmart said Mr. Bansal had been contemplating a transition for some time and "we have been working together on a succession plan,” which has now been accelerated. Going forward.Read News

27, Oct 2018, by : FnF Correspondent

Automotive companies are hoping for an uptick in retail demand as festive days are round the corner. To cash in on it, one of India's leading car makers brought back a famous hatchback brand to the market during the week. This was preceded by the launch of an all-new scooter. The highlight of the week, however, was when the Supreme Court cleared the air on BS-VI implementation. Here's a complete round-up of all the major developments in the auto space during the week.Read News

26, Oct 2018, by : FnF Correspondent

The Bharti Airtel stock rose in afternoon trade today amid a report that Airtel 's Africa business would see an infusion of $1.25 billion by six global investors. At 2:30 pm, the Bharti Airtel stock was trading 5.51% or 15 points higher at 301.65 level on the BSE.Read News

08, Oct 2018, by : Priti Prakash

Nowhere in the world has the Startup ecosystem blossomed so expeditiously as in India which reflects the talent pool of innovation and entrepreneurial treasure that India has and is set to showcase the global fraternity.Read News

04, Oct 2018, by : FnF Correspondent

The government announced a Rs 2.50 per litre cut in petrol and diesel prices after it reduced excise duty by Rs 1.50 a litre and asked oil companies to absorb another Re 1.Read News

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