Huntsman International India Pvt Ltd won the Procurement Excellence Award 2017. Huntsman was awarded this honour in the ‘Best Procurement Transformation’ category at the 5th Procurement Excellence Awards. The award celebrates excellence in best practices across the industry in the field of procurement.

The excitement of Junior’s Fashion Week sparked the air at Grand Hyatt, Mumbai. The event brought into spotlight trendy, fashionable and equally comfortable collections by the showcasing brands. Junior’s Fashion Week not only allows the spectators enjoy the procession of cutting-edge ensembles and have a first-hand look at the new collection, but also helps them acknowledge about the brands, fabrications, and varieties of the collection and accessories parading before them.

In an extension of the relief measures taken by the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council in its October 6 meeting, the Group of Ministers (GoM), constituted to make the composition scheme more attractive, broadly agreed to provide more relief for small and medium businesses in its first meeting held in Delhi on Sunday.

Traders say though footfall has gone up, business is slow, yet to return to normal. After nearly a year of slow sales that traders first blamed on demonetisation and then on implementation of the Goods and Services Tax (GST), shop owners in the city said things are slowly returning to normal ahead of Diwali. Though footfall has gone up, traders feel that business is down this year compared to last Diwali.

Five-member ministerial panel set up by GST Council to meet MSME representatives on 29 October to seek views on how to make compliance under GST easier.

NEW DELHI: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley slammed the Congress and his critics on the implementation of Goods and Services Tax, saying the government did not indulge in populism and followed the right economic policy but since the main opposition is an “opportunist” party it is opposing the tax reform.