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GST assurances to Bhutan by India

The Indian government is undertaking a project to enhance and install infrastructures related to trade and customs along its northeastern frontier, that include trading points with Bhutan.

Feb 16, 2018
The Indian government is undertaking a project to enhance and install infrastructures related to trade and customs along its northeastern frontier, that include trading points with Bhutan.
 
The commissioner of GST, who is behind India's GST legislation and policy, Upender Gupta was in Bhutan leading a high-level delegation to clarify the issues with regard to the goods and services tax (GST). The delegation met representatives of the private sector  in Thimphu.
 
Members from the private sector said the introduction of GST has a serious impact on trade between the two countries, according to Kuensel.

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