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Digital Commerce M&A Normalises After Record-Breaking 699 Deals in Q1 2022, Reveals Hampleton Partners

London, 2 February 2023 – Digital Commerce M&A experienced a record-breaking start to 2022 with 699 recorded deals, according to Hampleton Partners’ Digital Commerce M&A Market Report, published today, as the Covid-inspired digitalisation of both work and home, and investor interest in the sector continued to impact the sector. Although subsequent drops in deal volumes […]

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In New Tax Regime, Standard Deduction Benefit Extended to Family Pensioners

Last Updated: February 02, 2023, 11:33 IST The Centre has increased the tax slab limit from 5 to 7 lakh. Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman proposes a Rs 50,000 standard deduction to salary earners under the new tax regime. During the Union Budget 2023-24 speech, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman extended the standard deduction benefits to pensioners, […]

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‘Much-needed Boost’ to Agritech Startups Welcomed by Industry Experts

Edited By: Oindrila Mukherjee Last Updated: February 01, 2023, 23:59 IST The Centre has proposed to increase the agricultural target to Rs 20 lakh crore with emphasis on animal husbandry, dairy and fisheries. (Representational image: Reuters/File) Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman said the fund will aim at bringing innovative and affordable solutions for challenges faced by […]

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Finance minister brings cheer to agri-tech sector

Nirmala Sitharaman presenting Budget 2023. (Photo/ANI) Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced digital public infrastructure for agriculture and Agriculture Accelerator Fund in her Budget 2023 speech Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman announced the Budget for the 2023-24 financial year in which agri-tech emerged as one of the big focuses of the government. The minister in her speech […]

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Esports Industry Experts Hail Focus on Mobile Phone Manufacturing, Boost to Online Gaming

Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman while presenting the Union Budget 2023 on Wednesday said to increase domestic value addition in mobile phone manufacturing, customs on import of specific components and inputs such as camera lenses could be reduced while continuing concessional duty on lithium-ion cells for batteries for another year. This announcement, along with the decision […]