Jewellery expo a mega hit

VIJAYAWADA: ‘Grand Abhushanam’, organised by All India Gems and Jewellery Trade Federation, ended on a grand note on Sunday. The first ever business-to-business fair supported by AP Bullion Gold, Silver and Diamond Merchants Associations saw the participation of over 100 prominent jewellery manufacturers & wholesalers from across India. Around 78 stalls showcased a variety of … Read more Jewellery expo a mega hit

Double blow for High Street as fashion firms hit

The high-street fashion retailer New Look saw sales fall 8.4% in the six months to September PA The High Street battle for Christmas spending looked more critical on Tuesday as fashion retailer New Look’s losses racked up, while rival Primark’s owner’s shares slumped despite a surge  in sales. Ailing fashion chain New Look became the latest casualty … Read more Double blow for High Street as fashion firms hit

Higher GST on inputs accessories to hit tractor makers

Chennai: The Goods and Services Tax (GST) is likely to hit makers of tractors and ultimately farmers who buy them. The inputs and accessories of a tractor now attract a total tax of 17.5% now (central value added tax (Cenvat) of 12.5% plus state VAT of 5%). About 70% of the inputs that go into … Read more Higher GST on inputs accessories to hit tractor makers

Lavish lifestyle of 21 year old Datuk becomes social media hit

PETALING JAYA: The lavish lifestyle of a 21-year-old Datuk has caught the attention of netizens, and his postings on social media have gone viral. Datuk Muhammad Saiful Muhamad Ali’s postings on his Facebook and Instagram accounts seemingly depict a life of luxury, especially a video he posted on his 21st birthday. In the video, Muhammad … Read more Lavish lifestyle of 21 year old Datuk becomes social media hit