India wants to encourage Russian investments and has suggested setting up a free trade zone for Russian companies. In September 2018, Indian Commerce and Industry minister Suresh Prabhu met with his Russian counterpart to discuss enhancing bilateral trade and investment. The minister invited the governors of the Russian Far East to explore areas of co-operation[…..]
As more Indian states adopt plastic ban, companies need to prepare for a regulatory environment that will likely entail tighter legislation and enforcement. Here, we look at the rules, exemptions, penalties introduced under India’s plastic ban.
The concurrent nature of labor laws in India can be confusing for companies that are newly established or looking to expand in the country. Read to know more about India’s federal, state, and industry specific labor laws.
India introduced the e-way bill system under GST in April, 2018 to ensure greater tax transparency and a hassle-free movement of goods from one state to another. Here, we discuss the system and its registration process.
Back-office support services in India will not qualify as exports but intermediary services, and will be liable to 18 percent goods and services tax (GST)
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India’s logistics industry is undergoing a transformative period. In this article, we discuss the current state of the sector, and how the GST – coupled with technological innovation and infrastructure development – is reshaping the industry in India.
In a growing trend of deleveraging trade from the US dollar and the associated US controlled global payments system, India and the United Arab Emirates have signed a currency swap agreement to boost trade and investment without the involvement of the US dollar.