India, Cyprus overhaul their tax agreement

2018-12-04T13:38:29+00:00September 15th, 2016|2016, India Investment Journal September Edition, Wealth, Year|

‘India Investment Journal’ reviews the new double taxation treaty between India and Cyprus and how it would impact tax avoiders. The Indian Cabinet recently approved a revised Double Tax Avoidance Agreement (DTAA) with Cyprus, marking the culmination of its tax talks with the country as part of a wider drive to plug loopholes used by investors to avoid paying taxes in India. Cyprus is a major source of foreign fund flows into the country. From April 2000 until March 2016, [...]

The transition to formal funding

2018-12-05T07:24:00+00:00September 15th, 2016|2016, India Investment Journal September Edition, Wealth, Year|

Property expert Deepak Varghese explains why there is some optimism within India’s real estate segment in his regular ‘India Investment Journal’ column. As always, come August and it denotes the start of the festive season which translates into four months of consumerism. While the past two seasons were quite lean, this year - on the back of rising optimism in the stock markets led by a seemingly average monsoon, a positive sentiment seems to be rubbing off on the real [...]