An indirect hike on passenger fares by way of a safety or a modernisation surcharge? Deployment of level-2 of the European Train Control System (ETCS) project for ensuring passenger safety? Grand plans to ramp up catering services by roping in global firms such as the Singapore Airport Terminal Services and the Cremonini of Italy?
A parliamentary panel on Friday recommended a host of measures, including abolishing the Securities Transaction Tax on trade of equities, but suggested that corporate income tax rate should be retained at the current level of 30%. HT reports. Tax leaks through loopholes