The programme is part of the German government's recently introduced special initiative 'One World, No Hunger' initiative. India is the only country in Asia chosen for this initiative.
The trend of rising inflows to India and moderating inflows to China began in 2013 and FDI inflows to India can surpass those into China in 2016.
DIPAM will work under Union Finance Ministry and it will deal with all matters relating to management of central government investments in equity including disinvestment of equity in central public sector undertakings.
The committee in its report has recommended 15 point action plan for facilitating large scale integration of renewable energy in the country.
A drone is a flying robot which can be remotely handled through software-controlled flight plans embedded in its systems working in conjunction with GPS
The merger would save time for the company and an investment worth up to 4000 crore rupees to bring the neighbouring Daman block into production before the schedule.
AMSL is a wholly owned subsidiary of Airtel, which offers mobile money services under the brand name Airtel Mone. It proposes to convert the existing pre-paid payment instrument license into a Payments Bank license as per the guidelines prescribed by the Reserve Bank of India.
This conversion of WCTL will pave the way for disinvestment of the Kolkata-based PSU in the next three months.
The decision will replace the existing policy on crude oil import by Oil PSUs and vest the oil PSUs with the power to evolve their own policies.
The policy repo rate under the liquidity adjustment facility (LAF) was reduced by 25 basis points from 6.75 per cent to 6.5 per cent, the lowest in 5 years.
The loan period is 20 years with a moratorium of five years and disbursal will be based on the progress of the project over three years.
As per notification, the duty will apply to hot-rolled flat products of non-alloy and other alloy steel in coils of 600 mm width.
The 450 million Euros long-term loan will be used to finance the first metro line in Lucknow, including both construction of the 23km long new metro line and a fleet of metro trains.
The deal was signed between the ONGC Videsh Ltd and Rosneft in September 2015.
The guidelines were issued under the Consolidated FDI Policy Circular 2015 that was unveiled by the DIPP of the Ministry of Commerce and Industry in May 2015.
Under the arrangement, the Central Bank of Sri Lanka can draw up to 700 million US dollars for a maximum period of three months.
The limit was increased to 140000 crore rupees from 135400 crore rupees and will be effective from 4 April 2016.
RBI cancelled their certificates of registration by exercising the powers conferred on it under Section 45-IA (6) of the Reserve Bank of India Act, 1934.
It cover a range of international transactions, including corporate guarantees, royalty, software development services, IT enabled services and trading.
This agreement between USAID and ADB will help finance the development of solar parks in support of the Government of India’s renewable energy targets.
The Framework shall be applicable to MSMEs having loan limits up to 25 crore rupees including accounts under consortium or multiple banking arrangement and needs to be implemented by banks by 30 June 2016.
Though announcement of revised interest rates in March every year is in tune with the practice established in 2012-13, this is the first revision since the Government notified for quarterly revision in February 2016.
The duty will be levied on all kinds of plastic-processing machines imported from Chinese Taipei, Malaysia, the Philippines and Vietnam.
India Post payments bank will largely target unbanked and under-banked customers in rural, semi-rural and remote areas, with a focus on providing simple deposit products and money remittance services.
The SARTTAC will become the focal point for planning, co-ordinating and implementing IMF's capacity development activity in the region on a wide range of issues.
The supply contract of locomotives is a vital project being funded under an existing line of credit extended to Myanmar by Union Government.
The decision, which comes into effect immediately, will enable small units to avail the subsidy and resulting in availability of cheaper fertilizers for farmers.
The revised policy seeks to grant marketing and pricing freedom for new gas production from these areas so that domestic gas production is improved and dependence on imports is reduced.
The decision will enhance domestic oil and gas production, bring substantial investment in the sector and generate sizable employment.
This is the first time in India that such a large scale project on advertising for Railways has been initiated.