The Coimbatore District Small Industries Association, National Small Industries Corporation and G.K. Management Services will organise a workshop on the provisions and practical aspects of Tax Deduction at Source and e-filing opportunities on November 29 at CODISSIA Trade Fair Complex at 5 p.m.

According to a release, S. Balasubramanian, Additional Commissioner of Income Tax, TDS Range, will be chief guest.

The workshop aims at creating awareness on provisions of TDS, filing deadlines, and developments in electronic filing of TDS returns.


MSME Development Institute will organise a one-month training programme on CNC programming and operation from December 5.

According to a release, those who have passed ITI or SSLC, have two year experience in machine operation and are aged between 18 and 45 can attend the training. For details, contact: Branch MSME Development Institute, 886, Patel Road, Ramnagar, Coimbatore – 641009. telephone number: 0422-2233956, 2230426.

Prices up

Kovai Power Driven Pumps and Spares Manufacturers' Association has said in a release here on Monday that its members have decided to increase the price of motors and pumps by up to 30 per cent because of steep increase in raw material prices.

New packaging

Suguna Poultry farm has redesigned the packaging for its range of Suguna Value Added Eggs.

Suguna offers four varieties of value-added speciality eggs – Active, Heart, Pro and Shakti.

The new pack has a bright yellow label with the brand name written against a combination of green and red background.


Tata Motors has launched its new Tata Nano in Coimbatore. The car has new colours, interiors, more powerful engine and higher fuel efficiency.

Meet held

Indian Overseas Bank, Dr. Nanjappa Road Branch, organised a customer meet here recently.

Chief Regional Manager of the bank B. Baskaran urged the customers to make use of the SMS alert, explained the products offered by the bank and also spoke about “Easy Trade,” a product for traders.

A similar meeting of Brooke Field Plaza branch was held on the bank premises.

The branch has locker and ATM facility. Chief Manager Kamatchi Chandramohan distributed gold coins to customers who had booked for it and LIC policies worth Rs. 34 lakh.