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‘We are here to help the trade save costs’

DNMUM390858 | 6/19/2017 | Author : DNA Money | WC :1093

c-suite chat Dr John Joseph, Chief Commissioner of Customs (Mumbai Zone-II) JNCH

Dr John Joseph, chief commissioner of customs (Mumbai Zone-II), Jawaharlal Nehru Customs House (JNCH), has managed to remove congestion at India’s largest container port at Nhava Sheva through various initiatives. He shares with DNA Money the challenges he faced while implementing Direct Port Delivery (DPD), a gamechanger scheme that facilitates ‘Ease of Doing Business’.
When you think of the Jawaharlal Nehru Port (JNPT), congestion and chaos come to your mind. It used to be a nightmarish experience for exporters and importers. How did you change the scene?
World Bank does a study on ‘ease of doing business’, or how fast you can transfer or transport cargo with clearances. Last year’s study on dwell time, or how much times
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A long journey towards compliance, transparency
DNMUM394593 | 8/16/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : Edit | WC :277

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s address to the nation on Tuesday from the ramparts of the Red Fort on the occasion of India’s 71st Independence Day underlines the country’s transition to transparency and tax compliance. Referring to the new goods and
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AP eyes trans-shipment hub tag
DNMUM394594 | 8/16/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : Ateeq Shaikh | WC :522

Krishnapatnam: Andhra Pradesh’s Krishnapatnam Port has become the second port on India’s eastern coast after Vizag to have trans-shipment facility.Krishnapatnam Port Company Ltd’s (KPCL) plans to become a trans-shipment hub by catering to the port

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Uber India launches TV campaign to take on Ola
DNMUM394595 | 8/16/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : Collin Furtado | WC :265

Mumbai: After a tumultuous past year ranging from CEO Travis Kalanick to its handling of the Delhi rape case and driver strikes, taxi-hailing app company Uber is finally trying to get a grip on its future in India. Uber India has launched its first
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‘We want to get into health and wellness space’
DNMUM394596 | 8/16/2017 12:00:00 AM | Author : Ashish K Tiwari | WC :720

The foods division of Pune-based company Desai Brothers currently houses four brands namely Mother’s Recipe, Dabee, Elmac and the recently acquired sauces brand Spread On. Sanjana Desai, head of business development - food ivision, Desai Brothers Ltd
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