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Jul 12, 2018
Govt sets up task force to suggest ways on reducing import dependence, says officialIn 2017-18, India's imports grew about 20 percent to $460 billion.
Mar 22, 2018
RBI's Letters of Undertaking ban not to impact Bengal jewellery industryRBI ban on Letter of Undertaking (LoU) as a trade finance instrument, will not have much impact on the gems and jewellery industry in West Bengal, but a hike in bank's credit margin may hurt the business, a GJEPC official said
Mar 12, 2018
Govt says will take action on P Chidambaram for relaxing gold import norm through 80:20 schemeFaced with barrage of attack from the Congress over the Rs 12,700 crore fraud at Punjab National Bank, the ruling BJP had earlier this month accused Chidambaram of aiding jewellers Mehul Choksi and Nirav Modi -- main accused in the country's biggest bank fraud case -- through an 80:20 gold import scheme
Feb 06, 2018
Gold demand went up by 9% to 727 tonne in 2017; import of yellow metal up 59%, says WGCThe growth gold demand was mainly driven by jewellery segment in 2017, which was up by 12 percent at 562.7 tonne compared to 504.5 tonne in 2016.
Dec 05, 2017
Foreign Trade Policy mid-term review: Exporters heave a sigh of relief; now for quicker GST refundsAccording to industry estimates, in four months since July when GST came into effect, “about Rs 40,000-50,000 crore” has been pending with the government in the form of GST refunds
Oct 07, 2016
Tumbling gold prices may see demand pick up; festival season all set to sparkleConsumers and investors may wait for prices to decline further, as many have been waiting for a price pull-back before entering the market.
Mar 28, 2016
Strike enters 26th day; jewellers not to withdraw unless govt revokes 1% exciseThe government move was prompted by the aim to bring the growing sector into the mainstream of economic activity by levying a tax
Feb 19, 2015
RBI's decision to lift ban on import of gold coins the right move: World Gold CouncilThe World Gold Council (WGC) said the RBI's decision to lift a ban on import of gold coins and medallions by banks and allowing them to import gold on a consignment basis was a right move.
Oct 20, 2014
FM Jaitley wants to impose curbs on gold imports once again. Here's whyThe Finance Ministry has written to the RBI to consider reimposing some restrictions on gold imports after inbound shipments surged in the last few months
Sep 02, 2014
CAD narrows to 1.7% in Q1 on reduced trade deficit, fall in gold importsIndia's Current Account Deficit narrowed sharply to 1.7 percent of GDP in the April-June quarter of this fiscal mainly on account of reduction in trade deficit, and a steep decline in gold imports.