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New law to protect foreign investors to exclude tax demands; move to upgrade investment climate: Report
Business

New law to protect foreign investors to exclude tax demands; move to upgrade investment climate: Report

The bill also attempts to upgrade the investment climate and boost foreign investment by setting up new adjudicating authorities to swiftly resolve disputes.

Rs 22,100-cr Vodafone tax dispute: International arbitration tribunal to begin trial in February
Business

Rs 22,100-cr Vodafone tax dispute: International arbitration tribunal to begin trial in February

The tribunal headed by Sir Franklin Berman was constituted in June 2016 after Vodafone challenged India using a 2012 legislation that gave it powers to retrospectively tax deals like Vodafone's $11-billion acquisition of 67 percent stake in the mobile-phone business owned by Hutchison Whampoa in 2007.

Govt fixes Dec 31 deadline for retro tax settlement scheme
Business

Govt fixes Dec 31 deadline for retro tax settlement scheme

Government has fixed December 31, 2016 as the deadline for companies like Vodafone and Cairn Energy Plc to settle their retrospective tax disputes. The one-time offer to settle tax issues by waiving of interest and penalty, if the companies paid up the principal tax amount, had opened on June 1 this year.

Vodafone moves International Court of Justice over tax arbitration with India
Business

Vodafone moves International Court of Justice over tax arbitration with India

British telecom giant Vodafone is believed to have moved the Hague-based International Court of Justice (ICJ) seeking appointment of a judge to preside over a arbitration over its Rs 14,200-crore tax case.

Vodafone's tax troubles continue as I-T dept asks to pay up Rs 14,300 cr or face asset seizure
Business

Vodafone's tax troubles continue as I-T dept asks to pay up Rs 14,300 cr or face asset seizure

Tax terrorism, which has already taken a toll on investor sentiment, seems to be returning to haunt the multinational companies in India.

Abdulqawi Yusuf named third arbitrator in Vodafone tax tussle
Corporate

Abdulqawi Yusuf named third arbitrator in Vodafone tax tussle

The dispute is over tax liability arising out of Vodafone's 2007 purchase of Hutchison Whampoa Ltd's Indian assets.

Hutchison Whampoa to splurge $15 bn for O2, set to have UK's biggest mobile network
Business

Hutchison Whampoa to splurge $15 bn for O2, set to have UK's biggest mobile network

Hutchison already operates the Three Mobile network in Britain, and buying second-ranked O2 will make it the biggest operator in the country.

Tax dispute: Vodafone, govt agree to extend date for selection of 3rd arbitrator
Corporate

Tax dispute: Vodafone, govt agree to extend date for selection of 3rd arbitrator

The last date for finalising the name of third arbitrator in the Vodafone case dispute is September 17.<br />

As Airtel takes over Loop Mobile, here's what I will miss
Mumbai

As Airtel takes over Loop Mobile, here's what I will miss

Today, my thoughts went to the death of the brand that they bought over, Loop Mobile.

Practically official: Govt to demand Rs 20k cr from Voda
Business

Practically official: Govt to demand Rs 20k cr from Voda

It's the first time a government official has confirmed the figure which is nearly double the $2 billion tax that the government demanded earlier.

Mobile Operators to Create Search Engine?
News & Analysis

Mobile Operators to Create Search Engine?

International GSM mobile operators are plotting to create a search platform for mobile phones, according to reports.

Broadband Internet Goes Mobile
News & Analysis

Broadband Internet Goes Mobile

The X-Series from 3 marks the beginning of the Internet via mobile broadband, and heralds a new way of doing business for mobile network operators.