consumption tax

China wants to improve tax-cut policies

December 26th, 2011 - 5:06 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Dec 26 (IANS) China will further its efforts to make adjustments in tax reduction policies next year in a bid to improve people's livelihood, China's Finance Minister Xie Xuren ... Read more...

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South Korea to offer tax incentives for electric cars

October 12th, 2011 - 2:14 pm ICT by IANS
Seoul, Oct 12 (IANS) South Korea plans to offer tax incentives for electric car buyers from next year in a bid to help promote sales of energy-saving vehicles, a government ... Read more...

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Businesses favour single GST rate at federal, state levels

August 16th, 2010 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 16 (IANS) A majority of businesses want a single rate of goods and service tax (GST), both at the state and federal level, and expect the tax reform ... Read more...

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Court notice to centre on Cinemax plea

July 28th, 2010 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, July 28 (IANS) The Gujarat High Court has issued notices to the finance ministry and others on a suit by multiplex chain Cinemax India against the levy of service tax on ... Read more...

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Japan’s ruling coalition to fall short of majority (Lead)

July 11th, 2010 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, July 11 (DPA) Japanese Prime Minister Naoto Kan's Democratic Party of Japan (DPJ) and its coalition partner would fail to win in Sunday's upper house elections the 56 seats it requires ... Read more...

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Japanese government approves $154 bn stimulus plan

April 10th, 2009 - 6:08 pm ICT by IANS
Tokyo, April 10 (DPA) The Japanese government and the ruling coalition parties finalised an additional stimulus plan Friday to pull the nation's economy out of the worst recession of the postwar era. Japan's ... Read more...

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China records $173 billion fiscal surplus

August 7th, 2008 - 6:16 pm ICT by IANS
Xinhua Beijing, Aug 7 (Xinhua) China's fiscal surplus hit 1.19 trillion yuan ($173 billion) in the first half of the current year, the finance ministry said Thursday. Statistics issued by the ministry showed ... Read more...

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