Friday , February 21 2020

International News

Indonesia eyes $1.7bn windfall from new plastic, emission levy

Bloomberg Indonesia plans to impose excise duty on plastic bags, sugary drinks and vehicle emissions with the new levies expected to net the government about $1.7 billion in additional revenue annually. The new measures, apart from bolstering tax collections, are aimed at tackling climate change as well as a growing ...

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Ambani recasts his TV network before potential stake sale

Bloomberg Reliance Industries Ltd, controlled by Indian billionaire Mukesh Ambani, is merging its media and distribution businesses spread across multiple entities into Network18 Media & Investments Ltd to help simplify the structure of the assets. The broadcasting business, TV18 Broadcast Ltd, will be housed in Network18, while the cable and ...

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