NEW DELHI India's new nationwide sales tax is now expected to be rolled out from July after Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday managed to break a three-month long deadlock on who would administer the tax.
Indian shares eased marginally on Tuesday as oil-to-telecoms conglomerate Reliance Industries Ltd dragged on the market over concerns about spending at its telecom unit that overshadowed better-than-expected third-quarter earnings.
MUMBAI Indian oil-to-telecoms conglomerate Reliance Industries Ltd expects a sharp rise in operating profit from the next financial year as it completes an expansion of its core refining and petrochemicals business, a senior executive said on Monday.
NEW DELHI The Election Commission on Monday backed the chief minister of country's biggest state in his battle with his father for control of Samajwadi Party, a feud Prime Minister Narendra Modi wants to exploit in a crucial election.
Gold prices hit their highest in more than seven weeks on Tuesday, boosted by safe-haven buying ahead of a speech in which British Prime Minister Theresa May is expected to discuss plans for a "hard Brexit".
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