GST laws review: Focus on decriminalising offences and wider use of compounding provisions – The Economic Times

Clipped from: https://economictimes.indiatimes.com/small-biz/gst/gst-laws-review-focus-on-decriminalising-offences-and-wider-use-of-compounding-provisions/articleshow/77975863.cmsSynopsis ​​The government is evaluating removal of clauses in the law that provide officers powers to arrest taxpayers suspected of evasion. New Delhi: The

RBI’s move to boost gold loans will help stressed SMEs and individuals. But risk management is key – The Economic Times

Clipped from: https://economictimes.indiatimes.com/prime/economy-and-policy/rbis-move-to-boost-gold-loans-will-help-stressed-smes-and-individuals-but-risk-management-is-key/primearticleshow/77861445.cms Banking ✖ Getty ImagesLabourers pull agoods laden hand-cart past a branch of India’s second largest gold loan firm, Manappuram Finance, in Mumbai. SynopsisThe

Amazon: Does your business need Amazon and Flipkart to sell online? For many, it cuts both ways – The Economic Times

Clipped from: https://economictimes.indiatimes.com/small-biz/sme-sector/does-your-business-need-amazon-and-flipkart-to-sell-online-for-many-it-cuts-both-ways/articleshow/77902991.cms SynopsisCovid-19 has fuelled the adoption of e-commerce among small businesses. However, the gains of selling on an ecommerce portal may be limited because