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Sinnar Bidi Udyog's board meeting on March 09, 2017

Sinnar Bidi Udyog Ltd has informed BSE that a meeting of the Board of Directors of the Company will be held on March 09, 2017 to consider sale of investment in Associate Company, i.e. Sale of equity shares. Money Control, 3 weeks ago

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Health group urges for higher taxes on bidi products under GST

Several public health groups, including the Voluntary Health Association of India, on Thursday urged Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to ensure that all tobacco products especially bidis are taxed at uniformly high rates under the new GST framework.The public ...
 Prokerala1 month ago Tax tobocco products at high rates under new GST regime: Health groups  DNA1 month ago Public Health Group Urges for Higher Taxes on Bidi Products  Med India1 month ago

Meghalaya Assembly passes deficit budget

Meghalaya Assembly today passed the Rs 13,048 crore annual budget for the year 2017-18 presented by Chief Minister Mukul Sangma. The budget has a deficit of Rs 1,236 crore, which is around 3.8 per cent of the state's Gross State Domestic Product (GSDP), and ...
 Business Standard1 day ago

Protect tobacco farmers' interest in GST laws: FAIFA

Farmers' body FAIFA today asked Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to protect interests of Indian tobacco farmers while formulating GST laws. The Federation of All India Farmer Associations (FAIFA), a non-profit organisation representing farmers across states such ...
 Business Standard5 days ago Budget 2017: What's costlier, what's cheaper  Rediff.com1 month ago Budget 2017: What's cheaper, what's dearer  Business Standard1 month ago Cigarettes, tobacco, mobiles assembled in India to turn dearer  DNA1 month ago

290% Cess On Tobacco Products Planned Under GST; Govt. Will Soon Impose ‘Fat Tax’ On Junk Foods

Two major business and economics related news has surfaced, which has the power and capability to shake up the entire structure of FMCG and food industry. Up to 290% Cess On Tobacco Products? After a recent meeting of GST Council, it was revealed that Finance ...
 Trak.in1 week ago

Peak rates on luxury goods fixed

The GST Council on Thursday decided to cap the cess on luxury and sin goods at 15% taking the peak GST rate at 43% for these items even as it cleared all supporting laws. This makes the July 1 rollout date more achievable. However, on pan masala and tobacco, ...
 Deccan Herald1 week ago Demerit goods to attract 15% cess over and above GST  The Financial Chronicle1 week ago GST Council caps cess on demerit goods at 15 pc  Deccan Herald1 week ago

Health groups seek highest possible tax levy on tobacco items

Ahead of a crucial GST Council meet on February 18, many public health groups have reached out to Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, urging him to ensure thatall tobacco products especially bidis are placed in the demerit good category at the 28 per cent ...
 Business Standard1 month ago GST: Health groups seek highest possible tax levy on tobacco items  Rediff.com1 month ago

Most importantly like earlier years, the budget also

failed to increase the excise taxes on tendu rolled hand-made bidis which almost 98 per cent of the bidis smokers consume instead increasing it on paper-rolled bidis which has a negligible market share - once again keeping bidis a very affordable and ...
 DNA1 month ago

'This is a battle of good vs evil, not Hindu vs Muslim'

'There has never been a problem between Hindus and Muslims in Kairana.''We are a people that smoke from the same hookah.'Once the seat of an influential tradition of Indian classical music, Kairana has become a metaphor for the exodus of's Archana Masih visits the town in Western UP to discover there is more to Kairana than palayan (Hindu exodus).Photographs: Seema Pant. IMAGE: Gurjar farmers smoke the hookah at the Kalsyan panchayat in Kairana. The Congress election slogans ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

Cigarette stocks gain as much as 5%

Cigarette stocks today rose by as much as 5 per cent even as the government continued with the crackdown on cigarettes, bidis and tobacco products by increasing taxes in the Budget 2017-18.
 DNA1 month ago
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