Friday, May 24, 2019

New excise policy includes no Moholdary system in Assam

Guwahati,27 December, 2017: Keeping new excise policy of the government in view, the excise commissioner of Assam has sent a memo to the deputy...

Assam govt plans to attract investments worth Rs 30,000 cr in next 2 years

Mumbai/Guwahati, November 30: Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal urged investors to seize investment opportunities in the state, stating that his government was aiming to...

Assam Tea Planters to move Union Ministry against AFTA

Golaghat, November 18: The ASEAN Free Trade Agreement which envisages reducing agriculture commodity import tariffs to 50 percent poses a major threat to Assam’s...

Salt being sold for Rs 250 per kg in Arunachal Pradesh

Itanagar/Guwahati, November 18: Vijoynagar, a sub-divisional town under Changlang district in Arunachal Pradesh with just 1500 residents, is struggling for survival. The town lacks...

First meeting of NITI Forum for North East focuses on Connectivity

Agartala/Guwahati, April 10: The first meeting of the NITI Forum for North East was held at State Guest House at Agartala on Tuesday focusing...

GST Council reforms : How will the ordinary consumer benefit?

By Arnab Jyoti Das Guwahati, November 10: In the meeting held today, the GST council has recommended major relief in GST rates on certain goods...

Govt of India & ASEAN in talks to extend IMT Highway upto Vietnam

New Delhi, December 12: A senior government official on Tuesday confirmed that the government is in talks with ASEAN countries to extend the India-Myanmar-Thailand...

NE is a budding Start Up destination: Jitendra Singh

New Delhi, October 17: North East India is soon going to emerge as a new ‘StartUp’ destination from all over the country especially for...

23rd GST Meet brings good news for NE Bamboo and Cane industry

Guwahati, November 11: Deputy Chief Minister of Arunachal Pradesh Chowna Mein, who is also a member of the GST Council has revived the hopes...

Tea production in Assam records huge decline

Guwahati, November 12: A recent finding has triggered fears of lower tea production in India this year. A 44.17 million Kg drop in September...