|AAI received 45 proposals under Regional Connectivity Scheme||
19 January 2017
|Union Cabinet approves listing of General Insurance Companies at the stock exchanges||
19 January 2017
|Union Cabinet approved amendment in Modified Special Incentive Package Scheme||
18 January 2017
NABARD’s mission is to promote sustainable and equitable agriculture and rural prosperity through effective credit support, related services, institution development and other innovative initiatives.
Developing countries continue to be the main drivers of global growth, as they accounted for about 60 per cent of the world’s gross product growth in 2016-18.
The vision of the Draft National Steel Policy 2017 is to create a globally competitive steel industry that promotes inter-sectoral growth.
As per an estimate, India is the world’s largest producer and third largest consumer of natural rubber.
The commission said that no schemes related to these poll-bound states can be announced budget speech should not refer to the government's achievements in these states.
The Regional Connectivity Scheme was launched by Union Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju on 21 October 2016.
Companies that will be listed on stock exchanges are New India Assurance, United India Insurance, Oriental Insurance, National Insurance and General Insurance.
The proposed amendments in Modified Special Incentive Package Scheme are expected to create employment opportunities and reduce dependence on imports.
The International Monetary Fund expects India’s growth to pick up at a slower pace in 2017-18.
The ambitious project will also invest in improving health services in 177 facilities, including water and sanitation and off-grid electricity backup. It will give a boost state-wide health system, including information, procurement and supply chain management and human resource management systems.
The norms were released with an aim to ensure that shareholders get an equitable treatment at the time of the merger of acquisition.
Goods and Services Tax (GST) is a single tax on the supply of goods and services, right from the manufacturer to the consumer.
Limit on currency withdrawal was imposed after the Union Government on 8 November 2016 announced the scrapping of Rs 500 and Rs 1000 banknotes.
Signing of Bilateral Advance Pricing Agreement (BAPA) is a part of the government’s strategy to improve ease of doing business environment in India.
As per the report, working poverty rates have been declining over the long term and this trend is expected to continue in 2017.
Commerce Secretary who launched the app said that the App would help the SEZ Units and Developers to find information easily and track their transactions on SEZ Online System.
The MoUs were signed in the presence of Union Textiles Minister Zubin Irani in Gandhinagar on the sidelines of 8th Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit 2017.
The expert group observed that the use of SECC data would lead to better budgetary planning and allocation of resources for various programmes.
In the conference, Union Minister Bandaru Dattatreya highlighted measures under taken by the government to promote financial inclusion such as Pradhan Mantri Rojgar Protsahan Yojana.
In its latest report, the World Bank said, immediate withdrawal of a large volume of currency in circulation and subsequent replacement with new notes in November contributed to slowing growth.
People, who have bank account but have not submitted PAN or Form No 60 yet, will now be required to submit the PAN or Form No 60 to the bank.
The 16th meeting of the Financial Stability and Development Council discussed various measures taken by the government and regulators to strengthen the economy.
The consultation paper is a part of the measures undertaken by the Department of Telecom and the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) to find an acceptable solution to the issue of net neutrality.
Finland introduces basic monthly income to tackle the issue of unemployment and poverty. Under the scheme, a basic amount will be provided to 2000 randomly picked citizens on a trial basis for two years.
The IPR Enforcement Toolkit is one of the measures undertaken by Cell for IPR Promotion and Management (CIPAM) to strengthen the IP ecosystem in the country.
As per sources, the Union Government will present the Union Budget for Financial Year 2017-18 on 1 February 2017.
The scheme was announced in the 2016-17 Budget Speech and came into force on 1 June 2016 with an aim to release about Rs 5.16 lakh crore.
In a major relief for the common man, RBI increased the daily limit of ATM withdrawal to Rs 4500 from current Rs 2500 from 1 January 2017.
The project will be implemented under Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY) with an aim to provide all-weather road connectivity to all eligible unconnected habitations in rural areas.
The project aims at improving and effectively managing Bihar’s rural road network. It will also suggest better contract management practices to avoid time and cost over-runs. It will also propose better contract management practices to avoid time and cost over-runs.