The 32nd meeting of the GST Council held recently will go down in history for paving the way for the GST to transition back to the chaotic state VAT era.

Kenya cranked up import of second hand clothes in the first three quarters of 2018 to 134,000 tonnes, just 1,800 tonnes shy of 2017 full-year importation.

The CPTPP, which took effect in Vietnam earlier this week, is expected to bring huge opportunities and also challenges to Vietnam. However, materials for the garment and textile sector may still prove a headache.

Coimbatore: Scoot, the low-cost arm of Singapore Airlines, will replace SilkAir’s operations by operating flights between Coimbatore and Singapore five days a week from October 27.

The government has relaxed procedures for start-ups to seek income tax exemption on investments from angel funds as part of efforts to address investment fears of would be entrepreneurs.

As per news reports, the Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) is likely to develop 20 technology centres. Along with extension centres across the country in the next three to five years.