India, which was ranked 58th earlier, is among the worst-performing BRICS nations
DTC report focuses on using tech to improve compliance; growth in direct tax collections less than expected.
The ministry of textiles estimates the technical textile industry in India will grow to about Rs 2 lakh crore by 2020-21 from over Rs 1.16 lakh crore in 2017-18.
Sitharaman spoke to reporters here after meeting officials of the Central Board of Indirect Taxes, Customs, Income Tax department, GST and representatives from trade associations in Pune.
The code ensures minimum wages along with timely payment of wages to all employees and workers.
As per the IBC, there are various thresholds for 'Fresh Start', including that the gross annual income of the debtor does not exceed Rs 60,000.
The government's vision for the next five years is to have investment-led growth in the country.
The petition had said certain categories of drugs (schedules H and X) cannot be sold without a prescription, that is, only through physical stores.
Government yet to finalise amendments to Drugs and Cosmetics Rules, 1945.
Consumer Protection Bill 2019 passed by Parliament gives powers to regulator to initiate actions such as recalls, refunds and returns.
Stakeholders can submit comments till Sept 16; proposed rules aimed at curbing sale of counterfeits, streamlining returns.
After bankers, FM meeting representatives of auto, capital markets, real estate and MSMEs this week
The government is now taking steps to boost the economy.
Parcels under the CB-12 (gift and samples) route have been stopped at Mumbai, Bengaluru and Delhi, while the customs port at Chennai is also considering similar action.
The main elements of the policy include promoting ease of doing business, licensing, access to funds, direct selling, and hyper-market related matters.
The government seems to have its ear to the ground and has taken into consideration the demands of the key stakeholder and players in the startup space.
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