Headlines Tagged with ITC — 533 headlines found
[Asia, India] National Forum for Tobacco Eradication slams participation of govt officials at Sustainable Summit
"We are extremely concerned that the summit on sustainability is being co-organized and sponsored by a leading tobacco company (ITC Pvt Ltd.). The summit also has participation by alcohol industry (SABMiller India)." The representation also says as signa
Sep 25, 2015 Times of India
added Sep 25, 2015 14:22
chief minister N Chandrababu Naidu has requested the Centre to immediately press its agencies into purchases. He suggested that the tobacco board or the state trading corporation (STC) be allowed to pick up the stocks from the market on war footing basis.
Sep 16, 2015 Times of India
added Sep 17, 2015 12:38
[Asia, India] National Forum for Tobacco Eradication condemns partnership between govt ministries and tobacco industry
it is extremely concerned that the Summit on sustainability is being co-organized and sponsored by a leading tobacco company (ITC Pvt Ltd.). The Summit also has participation by Alcohol Industry (SABMiller India).
Sep 16, 2015 merinews (in)
added Sep 17, 2015 12:34
ITC Ltd posted a subdued 3.61 percent rise in net profit at Rs 2,265.44 crore for the first quarter ended June 30, due to pressure on cigarette sales and sluggish demand for other FMCG products.
Jul 30, 2015 PTI - Press Trust of India (in)
added Jul 31, 2015 13:01
ITC may gradually lose its mojo on the Street as its main business of cigarettes continues to be a disappointment quarter after quarter. A sharp contraction in cigarette volumes has resulted in the company reporting flat growth in overall revenues for th
May 25, 2015 The Economic Times (India)
added May 26, 2015 08:17
Stocks of Godfrey Phillips India were down by 1.90 per cent, while VST Industries fell by 0.86 per cent on the BSE. Finance minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday came down heavily on smokers and tobacco consumers with a steep increase in excise duty.
Feb 28, 2015 PTI - Press Trust of India (in)
added Mar 8, 2015 15:39
But there is a silver lining ... A common Goods and Services Tax (GST) is set for implementation from 1 April 2016. Reports had indicated that tobacco products will be part of GST. That may eliminate distortions created by arbitrary state levies on cigare
Mar 1, 2015 livemint.com (in)
added Mar 7, 2015 18:53
The more you tax cigarettes, the more is consumption of contraband tobacco products, said ITC chairman Y C Deveshwar while expressing hopes of a "moderate budget" this year. It may be noted that ITC's revenue from cigarettes grew by marginal 0.62 per ce
Feb 2, 2015 PTI - Press Trust of India (in)
added Feb 2, 2015 18:48
[Asia, India] Budget 2015: More tax on cigarette means more contraband tobacco intake, Y C Deveshwar
The more you tax cigarettes, the more is consumption of contraband tobacco products, said ITC Chairman Y C Deveshwar while expressing hopes of a "moderate Budget" this year. It may be noted that ITC's revenue from cigarettes grew by marginal 0.62 per ce
Feb 2, 2015 The Economic Times (India)
added Feb 2, 2015 17:46
profit fell slightly short of analyst estimates as higher taxes on cigarettes and a government push to discourage tobacco consumption hurt sales, sending shares down 5 per cent Wednesday.
Jan 21, 2015 Reuters
added Jan 21, 2015 10:22