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ASSOCHAM submits suggestions to political parties for inclusion in election manifesto

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The Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (ASSOCHAM) today submitted its suggestions to various political parties in Goa for inclusion in their respective election manifesto. The ASSOCHAM Special Task Force on Goa has suggested the political parties in fray for upcoming assembly elections to attach more importance to implementation of investment intentions worth […]

Reduce customs duty on chilled & frozen sea food and poultry to 10% & 20% respectively: ASSOCHAM plea

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Apex industry body ASSOCHAM has urged the Union Government to reduce customs duty on chilled and frozen sea food from present level of 30 per cent to 10 per cent to bring down food inflation and satiate high demand for sea food in India. “Local fisheries will not get affected by imports because sea food […]

Link BPO promotion scheme with direct tax benefit: ASSOCHAM plea to Govt.

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Apex industry body ASSOCHAM has suggested the Union Government to link the India business process outsourcing promotion scheme (IBPS) with direct tax benefit. “Government should allow assessees to claim depreciation on assets funded by subsidy under the IBPS,” highlighted an ASSOCHAM pre-budget recommendation submitted to the Centre. One reason why the Government did not receive […]

Note ban has negative impact on SMEs; large firms can benefit in long run: ASSOCHAM Bizcon

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Demonetisation of high value currency notes would leave quite a negative impact on small and medium enterprises, rural consumption and job creation in the immediate run while the large and well organised sectors of the corporate India stand to benefit in the long term horizon, the latest ASSOCHAM Bizcon Survey pointed out. The contrast in […]