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List of Top investors in Reliance Jio

1 day ago
Reliance Jio the digital platform has sold around 25% stake to 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.

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

1 day ago
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.

List of Products India imports from China

Jul 7, 2020
China is the source of around 14% of total Indian imports. Indian import from China includes; electrical machinery, cell phones, heavy machinery, telecom, power, plastic toys and critical pharma ingredients, furniture, pharma, fertiliser, food, and textiles, etc. India has imported goods worth $62.4 billion from China during April 2019-February 2020 period.

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

Jul 7, 2020
Currently, the price of crude oil in the international market is very low but due to taxes imposed by the central and state government, the price of petrol and diesel is very high in India. Read this article, to know how much tax is imposed on petrol & diesel in India?

What is Floating Rate Bond?

Jul 7, 2020
The Government of India has launched the Floating Rate Bond 2020 scheme from July 01, 2020. The tenure of this bond will be 7 years. The interest rate on floating bonds will change every 6 months on January 1 and July 1. The minimum amount to invest in bonds will be Rs 1000 (digital mode) and maximum Rs 20 thousand in cash.

What is Helicopter Money and when and why is it used?

Jul 3, 2020
The term 'Helicopter Money' was coined by the famous economist Milton Friedman. This means an unconventional monetary policy in which printed money is distributed among the public to recover an economy from the depression.

Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Yojana (PMGKY): All you need to know

Jun 30, 2020
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on 30 June 2020 (Tuesday), addressed the nation through a televised address. He explained the steps taken by the government in dealing with the COVID-19 impact in India and also announced the extension of the Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana till November end that is for further five months including the festive seasons of  Diwali & Chhat Puja.    

List of Top Chinese Companies in India

Jun 29, 2020
List of Top Chinese Companies in India:- Xiaomi, Haier, Volvo, Oppo, Vivo, Oneplus, Huawei, and Motorola are some popular Chinese companies are in India. The Chinese investors have invested 40% of its total investment in the Automobile Industry in India.

16 facts about Chinese Economy 2020 at a Glance

Jun 18, 2020
The Chinese economy is the second-largest economy in the world in terms of nominal GDP. China is the largest foreign exchange reserve holder in the world also. Read this article to know some important facts about the Chinese economy.

भारतीय रिज़र्व बैंक का OBICUS Survey : मीनिंग और उद्देश्य

Jun 18, 2020
OBICUS सर्वेक्षण RBI द्वारा तिमाही आधार पर किया जाता है। OBICUS सर्वेक्षण 'ऑर्डर बुक, इन्वेंट्री और क्षमता उपयोग सर्वेक्षण के लिए है। यह सर्वेक्षण अर्थव्यवस्था के विनिर्माण क्षेत्र के प्रदर्शन से संबंधित है।

13 Parameters to Compare India and China

Jun 17, 2020
India vs China Economic Comparison: The bilateral trade between India and China was around USD 92.68 billion in 2019. The Defence budget of China was US$ 178 billion while the Indian defense budget is US$ 70 billion in 2020.

What is bad bank which is recommended by the Indian Banking Association (IBA)?

Jun 12, 2020
Non-performing assets (NPAs) of all public and private banks in India till March 2020 stand at Rs 10 lakh crore. These NPAs are also called bad loans. The Indian Banking Association has recommended to the Reserve Bank and the Ministry of Finance to form a 'bad bank' in the country to get rid of 'bad loan' problem.

Sinking Fund: Meaning and objectives

Jun 10, 2020
A sinking fund is a kind of fund in which an amount is deposited at regular intervals that can be used to repay the debt in the future. It is called Debt Remittance Fund. There are only 23 states in India have created a sinking fund. Read this article to know the meaning, objectives, and example of a sinking fund.

Foreign Exchange Reserves: Meaning, Composition,Purpose and Benefits

Jun 8, 2020
Foreign Exchange Reserves: Meaning: Foreign exchange reserve is consists of foreign currency assets, gold, Special Drawing Rights (SDR), and reserve position in the IMF. The total size of the Indian foreign exchange reserve was US$ 487039 million in May 2020.

List of all Five Year Plans of India

Jun 5, 2020
The first five-year plan in India was launched in 1951. India had launched 12th five-year plans in 2012-17. Now the concept of the five-year plan is stopped by the Government of India. List of all Five Year Plans of India is very important for all types of competitive exams to be held in India.

List of Maharatna and Navratna Companies in India

Jun 5, 2020
List of Maharatna and Navratna: As of January 2020 India has 10 Maharatna companies, 14 Navratna companies in India, and 73 Miniratna companies divided into Category 1 and Category 2. 

Kundapur Vaman Kamath: Biography, Career and Achievements

Jun 4, 2020
Mr. KV Kamath may be the new Finance Minister of India. Currently he is President of New Development Bank. He was born on 2 December 1947 at Mangalore, Madras Province, India. Read this article to know the biography of Mr. Kundapur Vaman Kamath.

List of Finance Ministers of India

Jun 3, 2020
Ministry of Finance is one of the most important ministries within the Government of India and is headed by the Finance Minister. Nirmala Sitharaman is the current Finance Minister of India. She took charge on 31 May 2019. Let us have a look at the list of Finance Ministers of India from 1947 till present.  

Minimum Support Prices (MSP) for Kharif Crops Season 2020-21

Jun 2, 2020
Minimum Support Price (MSP) of Paddy (Common) is increased to 1,868 per quintal for the 2020-21 season.The Government announces Minimum Support Prices (MSPs) for 22 mandated crops on the recommendations of the Commission for Agricultural Costs and Prices (CACP). 

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