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Future of financing in India is through digitisation : Sitharaman

Future of financing in India is through digitisation : Sitharaman

🕔19:18, 20.Sep 2022

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday said that future of financing in India is going to be governed through digitisation, noting that in July 2022 alone, 6.2 billion transactions worth Rs 10.6 trillion were conducted. New Delhi, Sep 20 (IANS) Finance

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Sitharaman seeks enhanced lending from International Finance Corporation

Sitharaman seeks enhanced lending from International Finance Corporation

🕔20:02, 19.Sep 2022

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday underlined India’s expectations of getting enhanced lending from the International Finance Corporation (IFC) to the tune of $2-2.5 billion in the next one to two years and up to $3-3.5 billion in the next

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UN’s special advocate Queen Maxima Lauds India’s financial inclusion efforts

UN’s special advocate Queen Maxima Lauds India’s financial inclusion efforts

🕔18:52, 29.Aug 2022

New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) United Nation Secretary General’s Special Advocate (UNSGSA) for inclusive finance, Queen Maxima of the Netherlands met Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday and lauded India’s advanced digital public goods infrastructure for financial and economic inclusion. Maxima

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Indian economy much better, nobody is in denial about price rise : Sitharaman

Indian economy much better, nobody is in denial about price rise : Sitharaman

🕔21:49, 2.Aug 2022

The Indian economy, compared to the situation prevailing in many of our peer groups and in many of the developed economies, is definitely much better, said Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman while responding to the short-duration discussion on the rising prices

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Oppo, Vivo, Xiaomi served notices for duty evasion, FM informs Rajya Sabha

Oppo, Vivo, Xiaomi served notices for duty evasion, FM informs Rajya Sabha

🕔18:12, 2.Aug 2022

New Delhi, Aug 2 (IANS) Mobile companies Oppo India, Xiaomi India and Vivo India have been served notices by the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) for duty evasion, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman informed the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday. A show-cause notice

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RBI seeks regulations on cryptocurrencies : Sitharaman in Lok Sabha

RBI seeks regulations on cryptocurrencies : Sitharaman in Lok Sabha

🕔19:18, 18.Jul 2022

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday said in the Lok Sabha that the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has recommended framing of regulations for cryptocurrencies. The Indian government wants an international collaboration if such a ban has to be put

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PSEs will have to scale-up, build capacities to survive in competitive market: Sitharaman

PSEs will have to scale-up, build capacities to survive in competitive market: Sitharaman

🕔17:00, 9.Jun 2022

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Thursday said the Public Sector Enterprises (PSE) in the strategic core sector need to scale-up their performances and if required should enter into a partnership with the private sector to survive. Gandhinagar, June 9

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Nirmala Sitharaman files nomination for Rajya Sabha from K’taka

Nirmala Sitharaman files nomination for Rajya Sabha from K’taka

🕔13:40, 31.May 2022

Bengaluru, May 31 (IANS) Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday filed her nomination for the Rajya Sabha seat as a BJP candidate in Vidhana Soudha (Legislative Assembly), Bengaluru. She submitted her nomination papers to Vidhana Soudha Secretary Vishalakshi. Before filing

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TN MPs to meet Sitharaman over cotton prices issue, textile industry awaits outcome

TN MPs to meet Sitharaman over cotton prices issue, textile industry awaits outcome

🕔12:11, 18.May 2022

A delegation of Tamil Nadu parliamentarians will meet Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman in New Delhi on Wednesday over the rising cotton and yarn prices. Chennai, May 18 (IANS) A delegation of Tamil Nadu parliamentarians will meet Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman in

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Sitharaman gets up from seat to offer water to NSDL MD, receives praise

Sitharaman gets up from seat to offer water to NSDL MD, receives praise

🕔10:48, 9.May 2022

A video of Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman getting up from her seat at an event and offering a bottle of water to National Securities Depository Ltd Managing Director, Padmaja Chunduru, who was speaking at that time, has surfaced on

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Sitharaman raises fears cryptocurrency could be used to fund terror

Sitharaman raises fears cryptocurrency could be used to fund terror

🕔06:43, 20.Apr 2022

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday raised doubts about the size of the cryptocurrency market worldwide and stressed the need for a regulatory mechanism acceptable to all countries to prevent its use to launder money and fund terrorism, which, she

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Sitharaman, Jaishankar defend India buying Russian oil

Sitharaman, Jaishankar defend India buying Russian oil

🕔23:10, 1.Apr 2022

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar on Friday defended the purchase of cheap Russian oil even as sanctions have been imposed on Moscow following its military attack on Ukraine. New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) Finance Minister Nirmala

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RS to continue discussions on Finance Bill 2022

RS to continue discussions on Finance Bill 2022

🕔11:46, 29.Mar 2022

The Rajya Sabha on Tuesday will continue discussions on the ‘Finance Bill 2022’ and ‘Appropriation Bill, 2022’ moved by the Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman the previous day. New Delhi, March 29 (IANS) The Rajya Sabha on Tuesday will continue discussions on

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‘Indo-Bangla protocol route can help Assam become tea export hub’

‘Indo-Bangla protocol route can help Assam become tea export hub’

🕔16:48, 17.Mar 2022

New Delhi, March 17 (IANS) Land-locked Assam can become an export hub for tea if the beverage is shipped out through the Indo-Bangladesh Protocol on Inland Water Transit and Trade route. The recent arrival of cargo vessels from Patna to Guwahati,

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Don’t politicise GST council, says FM Sitharaman

Don’t politicise GST council, says FM Sitharaman

🕔16:00, 15.Mar 2022

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday said that the GST Council should not be politicised as it is a body in which every finance minister from every state sits in and decides on how the disbursements happen. New Delhi,

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India worried about Russia-Ukraine conflict impact on exim trade: FM

India worried about Russia-Ukraine conflict impact on exim trade: FM

🕔19:38, 28.Feb 2022

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday said the government is worried about the impact of war between Russia and Ukraine on India’s exim trade. Chennai, Feb 28 (IANS) Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday said the government is worried

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RBI, govt working in complete harmony on crypto, says Sitharaman

RBI, govt working in complete harmony on crypto, says Sitharaman

🕔14:00, 14.Feb 2022

Crypto is back on the discussion table as Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Shaktikanta Das deliberated over the issue. The Finance Minister had announced in her Budget speech that the RBI will launch a

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Will discuss bringing ATF in GST in next Council meet: FM

Will discuss bringing ATF in GST in next Council meet: FM

🕔11:45, 7.Feb 2022

New Delhi, Feb 7 (IANS) Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Sunday said she will take up the issue of inclusion of Aviation Turbine Fuel under GST at the next meeting of the GST Council. She was speaking at an event

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Logistics SAS companies welcome PM Gati Shakti Plan announced in Budget

Logistics SAS companies welcome PM Gati Shakti Plan announced in Budget

🕔16:57, 3.Feb 2022

New Delhi, Feb 3 (IANS) The government’s drive to boost efficiency in the logistics sector, which is critically linked to the growth of trade and economic activities, is undoubtedly a positive move that will eventually strengthen the sector, as highlighted by

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Budget gives renewed thrust to new-age businesses for $5 trillion economy

Budget gives renewed thrust to new-age businesses for $5 trillion economy

🕔15:44, 1.Feb 2022

Sensing immense opportunities in new-age businesses, startups and local manufacturing amid the pandemic-induced digital transformation, the government on Tuesday outlined a tech-driven Union Budget to fast-track the goal of achieving a $5 trillion economy by 2025. New Delhi, Feb 1

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