Tag: Traders

Decks cleared for Bali Yatra as dispute between traders, Cuttack administration resolved

Cuttack: Standoff between the Cuttack District administration and traders’ association over the ‘Bali Yatra’ festival in Cuttack was resolved today after the former agreed to some of the demands of traders. The dispute had emerged over stall allotment and tender process for installation of rides. General secretary of the traders’ association, Sukant Mohanty stated the […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
Traders observe 12-hour bandh in Athmallik

Angul: Demanding immediate arrest of the accused who robbed a businessman in Athmallik area of Angul yesterday, Traders’ Association members observed a 12-hour bandh in the town today. While shops and other business establishments have remained closed, vehicles have stayed off roads due to the protest. Normal life in the locality and its nearby areas […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Ashoka Market Traders block road, protest snapping of power, water supply

Bhubaneswar: Vehicular movement came to a standstill at Rajmahal Square, one of the busiest routes in the capital city, as traders resorted to a road blockade today protesting snapping of electricity and water supply to Ashoka Market here without any prior notice. The activists under the banner of the Ashoka Market Traders’ Association blocked the […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Traders attribute rise in pulse prices to hoarding by big firms

Prices of pulses are going up due to hoarding by large size companies selling essential commodities, especially malls, alleged traders on Saturday

  • Monday, 19 July 2021
VAT standoff: Odisha to procure pulses through e-marketing

Bhubaneswar: With less than twelve hours to go for the traders’ scheduled stir against the State government’s ‘additional VAT’ on pulses to begin, the Odisha government on Thursday decided to procure essential commodities through e-marketing while urging the traders to call off their agitation. “To tackle the situation, we have decided to begin talks with […]

  • Monday, 19 July 2021
Traders to stop import of pulses from April 1

Bhubaneswar: Disgruntled over the State government’s ‘failure’ to exempt value added tax (VAT) from essential commodities, the traders’ association here has decided to stop import of pulses, wheat and wheat products from neighbouring States from April 1. The traders’ body argued that though nine months have been passed since it assured to take a call […]

  • Monday, 19 July 2021
HP, KPMG introduce 'GST Solution' for traders, MSMEs

New Delhi: HP India, in collaboration with KPMG, on Monday launched a secure and affordable invoicing platform called “GST Solution” to help millions of traders and micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) move seamlessly to the new GST regime. “GST Solution” has the capability to support users to file all their transactions as per the […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
Sensex, Nifty flat; metal scrips gain

Mumbai: Sensex and Nifty traded on a flat note during the morning trade session on Tuesday. Traders remain cautious ahead of the Union Budget and a key meeting between US and Chinese Presidents Donald Trump and Xi Jinping at the G20 Summit in Osaka, Japan, where the two leaders are likely to discuss the ongoing […]

  • Thursday, 29 April 2021
Sell more liquor, get award! New proposal in Odisha triggers row

Bhubaneswar: Amidst liquor deaths across Odisha, the standing committee of Excise Department of Odisha government has come up with a suggestion to open more Indian-made foreign liquor (IMFL) shops and reward successful licensed traders. The panel, which is headed by BJD MLA Subrat Tarai, sought more IMFL-off shops to generate more revenue and to check […]

  • Wednesday, 28 April 2021
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Cabinet approves ordinance for 'One India, One Agriculture Market'

New Delhi: The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved the Farming Produce Trade and Commerce (Promotion and Facilitation) Ordinance, 2020, which will pave the way for creating ‘One India, One Agriculture Market’. Briefing the decisions taken in the Cabinet meeting headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Union Minister of Agriculture and Farmers Welfare, Narendra Singh Tomar, […]

  • Friday, 16 April 2021