Government restores duty-free replenishment facility for jewellery exporters

Gold jewellery declined 4.8 per cent during the period to billion. The government has again permitted gold and silver jewellery exporters to replenish the precious metal duty free after selling it at international exhibitions, a move which would help in promoting growth of the sector. This facility of duty-free replenishment of precious metals was stopped … Read more Government restores duty-free replenishment facility for jewellery exporters

Government shutdown could delay aid payments to farmers hurt by the Trump-China trade war

Dan Koeck | Reuters Corn and soybean farmer William Hejl checks one of his soybean fields in Amenia, North Dakota, July 6, 2018 The U.S. government’s payments to farmers as part of trade aid relief will temporarily stop next week if the federal shutdown continues, according to the Department of Agriculture. The federal government went … Read more Government shutdown could delay aid payments to farmers hurt by the Trump-China trade war

Odisha Government gives nod to set up Gems & Jewellery Industrial Park

The Odisha Government has accorded in-principle approval for establishment of Rs. 685 crore Gems and Jewellery Industrial Park at Ramdaspur of Cuttack district. The state level committee, headed by Chief Secretary A P Padhi, accepted the offer submitted by Gitanjali Gems Limited which would be the anchor investor for the upcoming industrial park. The initiative … Read more Odisha Government gives nod to set up Gems & Jewellery Industrial Park

Government asks Assam news channel to go off air for a day

After NDTV, the central government has ordered an Assam-based news channel – News Time Assam – to go off air for a day on November 9 for violating programming norms. The Information and Broadcasting ministry order dated November 2 said that the channel may be taken off air for one day. “It was alleged by … Read more Government asks Assam news channel to go off air for a day