ITC Current Affairs - 2019

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Sanjiv Puri appointed ITC’s New Chairman

ITC Group’s present Managing Director (MD) Sanjiv Puri was elevated as new Chairman and Managing Director of company. His appointment comes after noted industry leader and erstwhile ITC Chairman Yogi C. Deveshwar died on 11 May 2019. Background Y C Deveshwar (aged 72) had stepped down from ITC’s executive role in 2017 but remained non-executive Read More…

Month:  Categories: Business, Economy & Banking

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GST council reduces Tax rates on Housing

The GST council has decided to slash the tax rate on under-construction residential properties and the affordable housing projects category. Decision of GST council The GST council has reduced the GST rate for under construction from the present 12 per cent to 5 per cent. The GST rate for affordable housing category is now 1 Read More…

Month:  Categories: Business, Economy & Banking

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ITC ties up with NITI Aayog to train 2 lakh farmers to increase their income

FMCG major ITC has joined hands with NITI Aayog to train 2 lakh farmers to increase their income and raise productivity of major crops in 25 “aspirational districts” across seven states in the country by 2022. These 25 aspirational districts are in Assam, Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Rajasthan and Uttar Pradesh. Key Facts The Read More…

Month:  Categories: Governance & Politics

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Indian Railway’s launches Mobile ticketing app for suburban commuters in Mumbai

Indian Railways launched a mobile ticketing application for unreserved tickets for commuters in Western Railway. It was launched by Union Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu. This mobile ticketing service will cover 35 stations between the 123 km long Churchgate -Dhauroad and facilitate a hassle free travel for lakhs of daily passengers in Mumbai. Key facts The Read More…

Month:  Categories: Science & Technology

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ITC tops the charts in Fortune’s most admired companies list 2014

Fortune’s most admired list 2014 has been announced and has brought much cheer to the business world. There are 19 new entrants which have made it to the most revered list and obviously there are companies who have slipped from their hitherto slots, making way for others. The list has been prepared with the consultations Read More…

Month:  Categories: International

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