Prosenjit Datta on Indian economy, Prosenjit Datta on Indian politics, Business Today editor
Prosaic View By Prosenjit Datta
The complex problem of a simple GST

No doubt these are all meant to address the pain points of companies filing GST, and they are good suggestions. But the unintended consequence of these recommendations, if adopted by the GST Council, will be more complexity, not less.

 
 
The GDP growth slowed to 6.1 per cent for the fourth quarter of 2016-17, from the 7.0 per cent the previous quarter.
Most economist and analysts were keenly waiting for the CSO's advance estimates of Q3 2016-17 to understand how demonetisation had impacted the economy.
Tata Sons on Monday announced that its Board has replaced Cyrus P Mistry as Chairman of Tata Sons. The decision was taken at a Board meeting held on Monday.
 
 
CSO is working hard to modernise India's data collection methods and also the way it calculates various economic indices.
The Budget that Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presents on February 1, 2017 will boast of several firsts.
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