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By Loknath Das On Wednesday, January 24th, 2018
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What is ROI, or Return on Investment?

We bandy acronyms about so much that sometimes we assume everyone knows what they mean. Take the acronym ROI. While experienced business people may have an idea of what that means, I’ve had new entrepreneurs More...

By Loknath Das On Thursday, January 18th, 2018
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Probing windshield cracks on Air India Dreamliners, says Boeing

Aerospace manufacturer Boeing is examining the issue of windshield cracks on its 787 Dreamliners after Air India witnessed three such incidents in the recent past. Earlier this month, a Delhi-Kolkata plane was More...

By Loknath Das On Thursday, January 18th, 2018
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GST Council cuts tax rates on 29 items, discusses simpler return-filing process

The Goods and Services Tax Council (GST Council) on Thursday cut tax rates on 29 products and 54 services at its 25th meeting and agreed to make the process of filing tax returns simpler. At the meeting chaired More...

By Loknath Das On Thursday, January 18th, 2018
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Keeping a close watch on petrol and diesel prices, says Pradhan

Oil minister Dharmendra Pradhan remained non-committal on Thursday on cutting excise duty on petrol and diesel, which have touched record highs, saying the government was keeping a close watch on the situation. Petrol More...

By Loknath Das On Saturday, January 13th, 2018
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Tax Officials Find Secret Letter On The Gutka Scam In Sasikala’s Room

The Income Tax officials raided Sasikala’s residence in Poes Garden in November last year CHENNAI:  The Income Tax department has told the Madras High Court that its confidential letter seeking action More...

By Loknath Das On Thursday, December 21st, 2017
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Nicolaus Wolfrum Explains How His Local Small Business Grew Globally on Ebay

Turning a local business into a global business doesn’t have to be as complicated as it sounds. Ecommerce platforms like eBay have actually made that transition fairly seamless for entrepreneurs like Nicolaus More...

By Loknath Das On Friday, December 15th, 2017
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Deptartment of Labor Wants to Reverse Rule on Tip Sharing for Restaurant Servers

The Department of Labor recently proposed a reversal of part of its current tip regulations from the Fair Labor Standards Act. Proposed Tip-Pooling Changes Currently, employees who make at least the federal minimum More...

By Loknath Das On Tuesday, December 5th, 2017
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#MetLifeSmallBiz Twitter Chat Breaks the Internet with Discussion on Business Culture

From shared values to the flexibility your employees crave and a rockin’ benefits package — there are many aspects to attracting great talent. But keeping that talent is also a challenge, what with bigger enterprises More...

By Loknath Das On Friday, November 24th, 2017
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Insurer Aviva India Turns To PSU Banks On Recapitalisation Plan Boost

Aviva Plc’s India life insurance joint venture is raising its exposure to the country’s state-run banks as it bets the government’s $32 billion plan to rescue lenders burdened with record bad More...

By Loknath Das On Thursday, November 23rd, 2017
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Schools TV on its way – archive, 1955

The B.B.C intends to start television broadcasts for schools on an experimental basis in the autumn of 1957. For the first two years of the scheme pupils at secondary modern and grammar schools will be able to More...