Articles by Sindhu Bhattacharya
Jan 17, 2017
Demonetisation may be the trigger for any increase in service tax rate this budgetTaxation experts have slammed any move to hike the service tax rate just months before GST comes into effect, saying industry will need to change its systems and the transition process itself will take months.
Jan 13, 2017
SpiceJet's mega order: Indian aviation market set to surpass Japan, become 3rd largestIndia’s domestic market is on track to surpass 100 million passengers by March this year for FY2017. This means India would overtake Japan to become the world’s third largest domestic market, behind USA and China.
Jan 13, 2017
Automobile industry wants budget to simplify multiple excise duty regimeAuto supply chain expects a simpler tax regime with all indirect taxes being subsumed in GST
Jan 13, 2017
Chandrasekaran's tough task at Tata Sons: From fixing governance to turning around cosN Chandraseakran will have to convince the Tata Sons’ board to take hard and unpleasant decisions and he may even face severe opposition if he at all focuses on improving profitability of key group companies
Jan 11, 2017
Auto sales at 16-yr low: Only a return to cash can ring in a quick turnaroundClearly the impact of demonetisation is more pronounced on those categories where a large number of units are not financed and those where a majority of sales happen in the rural areas
Jan 08, 2017
IndiGo alleges faulty system to calculate flight punctuality as domestic airlines fight over on-time performanceFor the last few months, market leader IndiGo has seen its OTP suffer at Mumbai, prompting the airline to lodge a complaint against the way OTP data were being compiled by the Mumbai airport operator.
Jan 03, 2017
Budget on 1 Feb: Arun Jaitley may not tinker with personal income, corporate tax ratesHectic lobbying by India Inc already seems to have tilted the scales in favour of reduction in corporate tax rates instead of personal income tax slabs
Dec 28, 2016
IndiGo, SpiceJet aircraft came face to face at Delhi Airport: Human error, says AAIIndia is one of the fastest growing aviation markets across the globe and any increase in safety related incidents is obviously a cause for worry.
Dec 23, 2016
Maruti races past demonetisation blues, bookings bounce back in DecemberIt is clear that two-wheelers – where more vehicles are bought on cash than cars and UVs – have seen a deeper negative impact due to demonetisation and will also be the first category to recover from a slump
Dec 20, 2016
Cyrus Mistry takes a step back in battle but the Tatas should focus on the issues he raisedMistry’s decision to quit may not have been sudden but a well thought out manoeuvre