New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) As the government fine-tunes tax regime with countries it has the Double Taxation Avoidance Agreement (DTAA) with, India Inc. has asked the Income Tax department to ensure that Indian firms are not subjected to double taxation.
New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) Breaking new ground in a bid to help civic bodies raise capital for financing infrastructure projects, three such entities will soon issue bonds on a pilot basis, according to a top finance ministry official.
New York, May 26 (IANS) A team of researchers has listed some web apps that help people work collaboratively and complete shared tasks online, often over long distances.
London, May 26 (IANS) The price of oil on Thursday went above $50 a barrel for the first time in 2016 as supply disruptions and increased global demand continue to fuel a recovery.
New York, May 26 (IANS) Celebrating Twitter's 10th birthday at its annual meeting on Wednesday, stockholders of the micro-blogging site have approved CEO Jack Dorsey's pledge to give away one-third of his shares to employees.
Washington, May 26 (IANS) Social networking giant Facebook is reportedly planning to close FBX -- an ad exchange that allows advertisers to buy desktop ads, media reports said on Thursday.
Nay Pyi Taw, May 26 (IANS) Myanmar will reduce tax on foreign investors in a bid to woo them to invest in less-developed regions, an official report said Thursday.
Beijing, May 26 (IANS) The central parity rate of the Chinese yuan strengthened 141 basis points to 6.5552 against the US dollar on Thursday, according to the China Foreign Exchange Trading System.
Brasilia, May 26 (IANS) Brazil's Congress approved a new fiscal deficit goal proposed by the interim government of President Michel Temer.
Beijing, May 26 (IANS) Chinese stocks opened lower on Thursday, with the benchmark Shanghai Composite Index down 0.05 percent, at 2,813.54 points.
Brussels, May 26 (IANS) Brussels Airport has lost 1.5 million passengers since the attacks on March 22, a media report said on Wednesday.