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9 ministers come together to boost textile industry

New Delhi: Nine Union ministers shared their thoughts on strategies to transform the textile sector of the country, at Textiles India 2017 today. Detailed discussions were held on the concluding day of the 3-day mega trade fair, being held in Gandhinagar, Gujarat. Join us Live for Textiles India 2017 Valedictory Session https://t.co/ISYgH2XM3H — Smriti Z […]

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Tax rate on fertilisers reduced from 12% to 5% under GST

New Delhi: Union Minister for Chemicals & Fertilisers and Parliamentary Affairs Ananthkumar briefed the media on the outcome of the 18th meeting of the GST Council held here on 30 June for fertiliser pricing. The minister said that the government decided to reduce the GST rate of fertilisers from the existing 12% to 5% primarily […]