Buggana gets GST on slabstone limited to 5 per cent

he decision will benefit the slabstone industry, which provides employment to thousands of people in the backward Rayalaseema, Prakasam and Palnadu areas.

published on : 30th June 2022

'Defer decision on levying GST on cryptocurrencies', suggest officers' committee

The Fitment Committee in its report to the GST Council has suggested that a law on regulation of cryptocurrency is awaited and it would be essential to identify all relevant supplies.

published on : 23rd June 2022

23% fitment for Andhra Pradesh government employees, retirement age raised to 62

Stating that the fitment is 9% more than recommended, CM YS Jagan urged employees to understand the financial situation of the state and cooperate with the government.

published on : 8th January 2022

Meeting on Andhra Pradesh government employees' fitment ends in stalemate again

Associations say they will put forth appeals only before CM now, seek clarity on Contributory Pension Scheme, regularisation of contract staff

published on : 31st December 2021

Fitment fixation exercise may end in a few days: Andhra government advisor Sajjala

Stating that there is an unfortunate situation because of Covid, Sajjala Ramakrishna Reddy said the government will have to take all issues into consideration and proceed with a balancing approach.

published on : 29th December 2021

Andhra Pradesh Chief Secretary, associations to discuss PRC recommendations

While the government is asking employees to not have high hopes and get disappointed, the associations are reluctant to accept the 14.29% fitment recommended by the officers' committee.

published on : 22nd December 2021

‘Fixing fitment won’t reduce salary’

Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy has directed officials to ensure that there is no reduction in wages of employees after fixing the fitment.

published on : 21st December 2021

Consensus eludes as employees stick to their stand on fitment

In a marathon meeting held on second consecutive day, govt tries to convince staff union leaders to agree to 14.29% fitment recommended by CS-led panel 

published on : 16th December 2021

Sajjala’s meet with Andhra Pradesh government employees' union leaders cuts no ice

Sajjala explains financial situation, government’s inability to fix 45 % fitment; employees’ associations say PRC panel recommendations not acceptable

published on : 15th December 2021

GoM to meet on November 27 to finalise report on GST rate rationalisation

The government had formed a Group of Ministers in September, headed by Karnataka Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai to propose rationalisation of tax rates.

published on : 24th November 2021