|Tripartite MoU to help Scheduled Caste artisans signed||21 February 2017|
|Award of contracts under Discovered Small Field Policy Bidding Round – 2016 approved||16 February 2017|
|Union Cabinet approves merger of 5 associate banks with SBI||16 February 2017|
The report said that more than 50 per cent of India's Internet users will use digital payments by 2020, when the size of digital payments industry in the country will be 500 billion dollars.
The power from the project shall be exported from Dhalkebar in Nepal to Muzaffarpur in India.
The Solar Energy Corporation India (SECI) administers the scheme under the direction of Union Ministry of New and Renewable Energy (MNRE).
EPFO subscribers will not have to submit documents like marriage invitation cards for withdrawal from their PF accounts.
Once fully implemented, the Goods and Services Tax is expected to boost the investment potential of India.
The tripartite MoU was signed among various agencies of the Union Government to boost livelihood opportunities for scheduled caste artisans.
All the 31 contract areas, including 23 onshore and 8 offshore fields, have been awarded under the new regime of Revenue sharing Model.
In May 2016, the proposal for the merger was cleared by the State Bank of India. The Union Cabinet approved the merger in principle in June 2016. The proposal then went to the respective bank boards before returning to the Union Cabinet for a final nod.
TAMRA as a platform to interact and monitor will help in establishing a participative and informative network among all stakeholders of mining.
The Agreement will help both the countries in stepping up the ties in continuity as the last agreement expired in November 2009.
The bill was introduced by the government in the Lok Sabha to facilitate the demonetization measure announced on 8 November 2016.
The department will deal with cases of non-compliance with regulations noticed either through the surveillance process or otherwise.
The primary responsibility of the committee is to examine various threats and suggest measures to deal with it.
With the signing of these agreements, the number of advance pricing agreements signed in FY 2016-17 reached 66.
The policy statement projected GVA growths for 2016-17 and 2017-18 at 6.9 per cent and 7.4 per cent respectively.
The Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Deposit Scheme seeks to utilize black money for purposeful nation building activities.
The index is in tune with the National Intellectual Property Rights Policy 2016. The policy aims at achieving the objective of ‘Innovative India’.
So far, the year 2017 has been abuzz with the presentation of various budgets at the Union and State level. With this in view, jagranjosh.com has developed this page to provide various articles related to Budget at one place so that readers and competitive exam aspirants get all the information in one go.
The Budget 2017 has identified Underprivileged as one of the key drivers of the economy.
The Union Budget 2017 has identified Agriculture Sector as one of the key drivers of the economy.
Answering the expectations of the 1.2 billion Indians, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presented the Union Budget 2017 in the Parliament today. While expert analysis and opinions are already underway with even PM lending his support by terming the budget as ‘Utam’; for the common man, it all boils down to how the union budget 2017 will affect his pocket.
In the independent India, this will be the 87th budget and the third of the Modi Sarkar.
The new tax rates are aimed at putting more money into the pockets of the middle class to boost expenditure and in-turn economic growth.
A Mission will be set-up with a target of 2500 crore digital transactions for 2017-18 through UPI, USSD, Aadhar Pay, IMPS and debit cards.
Finally, the Finance Minister Arun Jaitley presented the Union Budget 2017 for the FY 2017-18. More than increasing allocations, the focus of the budget is on improving the governance by bringing necessary amendments to various legislations and simplifying the processes.
The General Budget 2017 proposed following changes with regard to taxation.
Total allocation for infrastructure stands at Rs. 3,96,134 crore.
Total allocation for infrastructure in Budget 2017 for Better India stands at a record level Rs 3,96,135 crore in 2017-18.
The Budget 2017 is also unique in the sense that it is the first budget after introduction of three key changes to the budget process viz., merging of the Railway Budget with the General Budget, doing away with the classification of plan and non plan expenditure and most importantly advancing the budget presentation date by one month.
The Budget 2017 is also unique in the sense that it is the first budget after introduction of three key changes to the budget process viz., merging of the Railway Budget with the General Budget, Doing away with the classification of plan and non plan expenditure and most importantly advancing the budget presentation date by one month.