Baba Ramdev-promoted Patanjali Group is planning to roll out its textile portfolio in the Indian market by November 2018 -- around Diwali.

UrbanClap and Housejoy have seen business take a hit due to the 18 percent GST imposed on housekeeping services booked online. The heads of the companies are hoping for a change in the GST rate when the GST Council meets on January 18. 

The government may try to put in place rules to check tax evasion but trust ingenious businessmen to come up with ways to beat it. That's precisely what's happening with goods and services tax (GST), where protests by traders have forced the government to go slow on enforcing several elements, such as matching of sales and purchase invoices and electronic way bill, that were meant to plug evasion.

Workshop on GST and Customs Duty held : Mysuru: “The  concept of GST is not new to the world. It is an age-old concept adopted by 160 countries. France was the first country to implement it,” said Dr. Rajashekar, Professor of Commerce and Co-ordinator (K-SET), University of Mysore (UoM).

 A Chinese company, Wuxi Textiles is set to build a textile factory in Dire Dawa City with an investment of USD 220 million, The Reporter has learnt.

Bruckner, a producer of high-tech lines for the dry finishing of knitted and woven fabrics headquartered in Germany, is set to supply dry finishing lines for a new textile project. It is a joint venture between the state-owned Algerian companies Group C&H, TEXALG, SNTA and the Turkish Group TAY with more than forty years of experience in the textile area.