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    By Apr 03, 2021 3:52 PM

    The move will help further simplify and streamline the company’s operations to enhance business effectiveness and profitability, Tata Consumer said

  • Odisha to promote Assam tea campaign launched in Cuttack

    By Mar 02, 2020 2:58 PM

    GUWAHATI: The Assam tea campaign in Odisha has received a boost with MP Anubhav Mohanty promising to promote Assam tea in his State. “I would like to promote this campaign and its underlying message on my social media pages too. Yoga and tea in the morning is the perfect combination for staying healthy. Celebrate life with India tea and yoga,” Mohanty said, while flagging off the campaign in Cuttack on Saturday. The campaign has been launched by the Tea Board of India in association with the Guwahati Tea Auction Buyers’ Association (GTAC). The GTAC is collaborating for a tea promotion campaign in the country for the first time.

  • Sharp fall in tea prices in January

    By Feb 29, 2020 1:06 PM

    The year 2020 began on a dampening note for the Indian tea sector, with prices falling by ?8.34 a kg, or 6.46 per cent, in January over January 2019, according to the data with Tea Board and information from auction centres.

  • Agriculture income tax: Tea industry calls for a five-year exemption

    By Feb 29, 2020 12:49 PM

    GUWAHATI: Ahead of the State Budget for the year 2020-21 to be tabled in the Assembly on March 6, the tea industry has approached Dispur seeking exemption from paying agricultural income tax for the next three to five years. In their pre-Budget memoranda to the State Finance Department, various tea associations said that the agricultural income constitutes 60 per cent of the total income, on which tax is being levied at 30 per cent. “Given the cost pressures faced by the industry, it is submitted that exemption from payment of agricultural income tax be granted to the tea sector for a period of three to five years in line with similar exemptions granted by other State governments,” a memorandum said.

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