Coordinated action, including a reduction in excise duty, a reduction in value added tax coupled with an increase in the retail price, is needed to manage rising crude prices, as marketing companies oil companies are already operating on wafer-thin margins, brokerage Emkay Global said. Financial Services said in a report.Read More →

Kiran Kumar Vissa and Yogendra Yadav Kiran Kumar Vissa, agricultural activist; Yogendra Yadav, President, Swaraj India Can farmers be offered a guaranteed remunerative price for their products? The government, some economists and the media would have you believe that this is impossible, both logistically and financially. They are wrong. EitherRead More →

Trade Minister Dr Bandula Gunawardena said tough action will be taken against businessmen who sell rice above the maximum retail price (MRP) imposed on rice by the gazette as of Wednesday. . Speaking to the media, Minister Gunawardena stressed yesterday that all businessmen must act according to the directives givenRead More →