|Union Government sanctioned 101 Integrated Cold Chain Projects||28 March 2017|
|Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs approved winding up of CHBL & ICBL||26 March 2017|
|Union Cabinet approved amendments to existing Acts to facilitate implementation of GST||25 March 2017|
These new projects will lead to the reduction in wastage in agri supply chains and will create huge employment opportunities.
The approval was given at a meeting of the CCEA, chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi, in New Delhi.
This approval paves the way for the roll out of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) on 1 July 2017.
The execution of the Phase I of the North East Road Network Connectivity Project will give a boost to the socio-economic development of Meghalaya and Mizoram.
The Union Cabinet in 2016 approved the proposal to establish a Fund of Funds for Start-ups (FFS) with a total corpus of Rs 10000 crore.
It will enable the contractors to extract not only the remaining reserves but also the additional reserves by implementing new technologies.
After associate banks, the Union Government has decided to merge Bharatiya Mahila Bank with State Bank of India.
The branches of all five associate banks of SBI will begin functioning as branches of SBI from 1 April 2017. They are merging with parent SBI.
The approval paves the way for the roll-out of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) on 1 July 2017.
The G20 finance ministers and chiefs of the central bank are scheduled to meet from 17 to 18 March in Germany to mainly discuss strengthening of global economic resilience in finance and digitalisation and to promote free trade.
This loan from the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD) of World Bank will have a 6-year grace period and a maturity of 23 years.
New KVs will be opened from classes I to V for which 650 regular posts shall be created in all 50 Kendriya Vidyalayas.
The sale will help the LIPL to have access to the latest global additive technologies developed by the Lubrizol Corporation, USA.
The pilot project on ornamental fisheries will be implemented by National Fisheries Development Board through the Fisheries departments of states and union territories.
To get the app, the merchants are required to visit the nearest branch of IDFC bank.
Out of the total Budget of Rs 48,000 crore, the AAP government has allocated Rs 11300 crore for education, Rs 5,736 crore for health, Rs 5,506 crore for Transport and Rs 3,467 for Social Security and Welfare.
The retirement fund body said that in case a member has not been allotted Aadhaar number, a copy of Aadhaar enrolment ID slip is sufficient for settlement of claim under EPS.
The subscriber should approach the recognised provident or superannuation fund trust through the current employer requesting transfer to the NPS account.
The analysis indicates China’s increasing global influence and its reliance on growth driven by debt.
Accession to the TIR Convention does not result in any direct financial implication for India as it pertains to India's accession to an international convention.
The approved 50 un-served, under-served airports & airstrips will be revived at an estimated cost of Rs 4500 crore in 3-financial years starting from 2017-18.
The Trade Mark Rules, 2017, which replace the erstwhile Trade Mark Rules 2002, will streamline and simplify the processing of trade mark applications.
A State-wise single registration will be required for a taxpayer for filing returns, paying taxes and to fulfil other compliance requirements.
On this occasion, the pilot project for green transportation was inaugurated for the National Capital Region to reduce congestion on Delhi roads.
After a high-level meeting of SIT on black money, Justice Arijit Pashayat that SIT is hopeful that the amount will rise substantially further in the coming days.
Section 5 of the Act bars any person from knowingly or voluntarily, holding, transferring or receiving any specified bank note after the expiry of grace period.
In the current financial year, a total of 76 APAs (7 Bilateral APAs and 61 Unilateral APAs) have already been signed by CBDT.
The President of United States, Donald Trump on 1 March 2017 called for the introduction of a new immigration system based purely on merit.
The survey observed that reaffirmation of fiscal rules and the implementation of inflation targeting have improved predictability of macroeconomic policy and policy outcomes.
GST Mobile Application is an initiative of CBEC towards improving ease of doing business and providing outstanding taxpayer services.