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What are the key recommendations of the Internal Working Group (IWG) constituted by RBI?

Nov 24, 2020
The Internal Working Group (IWG) of the RBI has suggested the guarded entry of corporate houses into the banking space, hike in promoters’ stake, conversion of NBFCs into banks and Payments Banks into SFB amongst others. 

What is the difference between Recession and Technical Recession?

Dec 7, 2020
India is currently under 'Technical Recession' as per RBI's monthly bulletin for November. But do you know what does it mean and how it is different from 'Recession'? Read the article below to find out.  

List of Chinese Funded Companies in India

Nov 9, 2020
In the initial three years of the Modi regime, Chinese investment in India increased five folds to $ 8 billion from $1.6 billion in 2014.  Chinese companies have also invested in acquiring stakes in Indian companies, mostly in the pharmaceutical and technology sectors. Read this article to know more about Chinese funded companies in India.

List of Important Schemes launched by the Modi Government

Jan 14, 2021
List of Modi Government Schemes: The Modi government has started many welfare schemes which include; Beti Bachao-Beti Padhao, Swachchh Bharat Mission, PM Mudra Yojna, Atal Pension Yojna, Smart city scheme, and Make in India etc. Read this article to know the list of important welfare schemes started by Narendra Modi.

RBI's New Debit Card Credit Card Rules in India: All you need to know

Oct 5, 2020
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has issued a new guidelines to make transactions through debit cards and credit cards more secure and convenient. It have come into effect from 1st October, 2020.

Why is Gold Price Rising in India?

Jul 29, 2020
According to the World Gold Council, Indian household has around between 24,000 to 25,000 tonnes of gold. India's central bank RBI had purchased 40.45 tonnes of gold in the financial year 2019-20, which has now has a total reserve of 653 tonnes. Let us know in this article, why is the price of gold increasing in the country despite the huge storage of the Gold in India? 

What is ASEEM Digital Platform and Why is it started?

Jul 27, 2020
The Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship has introduced Artificial Intelligence based 'ASEEM' digital platform to bridge the gap between the demand-supply of skilled employees in various fields. The purpose of this portal is to provide employment opportunities to the skilled and non-skilled people who have returned to villages and India due to corona disease.

Consumer Protection Act, 2019: Meaning and Key Features

Jul 23, 2020
The Consumer Protection Act, 2019 replaced the old Consumer Protection Act, 1986. The new bill was passed by the president on Aug 06, 2019. Here we are explaining the key features of this Consumer Protection Act, 2019. 

What is the Form 26AS?

Jul 22, 2020
Form 26AS is your annual tax statement. You can find it from the website of the income tax department with the help of your PAN number. Form 26AS contains information about the tax you paid to the government. This form will reflect details of all high-value transactions made by the taxpayers.

Crony Capitalism: Meaning and Examples

Jul 22, 2020
Crony capitalism is an indicator of the state of the economy where success in business is determined by the mutual relationship between businessmen and government officials.

Global Multidimensional Poverty Index 2020: Indicators, Dimensions, India Scenario and Key Findings

Jul 21, 2020
Global Multidimensional Poverty Index (MPI) data and publication "Charting pathways out of multidimensional poverty: Achieving the SDGs" was recently released by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and therefore the Oxford Poverty & Human Development Initiative (OPHI). Let us read it in detail.

List of Top investors in Reliance Jio

Jul 16, 2020
Reliance Jio the digital platform has sold around 32.94% stake to 13 different investors to get rid of the debt of the company by March 2021. Facebook is the biggest investor that has purchased a 10% stake in the Jio Platform.

How much Tax do you pay on Diesel & Petrol in India?

Jul 15, 2020
In 2020, the excise duty has increased at least 10 times since 2014. The excise duty on diesel is now Rs 31.83 and on petrol Rs 32.98 in 2020. Worth to mention that tax on petrol was Rs 9.48 per litre and on diesel, it was Rs3.56 a litre when the Modi government took office in 2014.

What is the Banking Regulation (Amendment) Bill, 2020?

Jul 13, 2020
The Banking Regulation Act, 1949 is a law that regulates banking firms in India. This act has been amended by the Banking Regulation (Amendment) Bill, 2020. Read this article to know that what are the salient features of the Banking Regulation Act 2020.

List of products exported to China by India

Jul 9, 2020
In the FY 2019-20 Indian export to China stands at $16.6 billion. India exports organic chemical, mineral fuels, cotton, ores, plastic items, nuclear machinery, fish, salts, electrical machinery and iron and steel to China. Worth to mention that 5.1% of India’s total export went to China in FY 2019.
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