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Budget 2020 may push back fiscal deficit MTFP target

Budget 2020 may push back fiscal deficit MTFP target

🕔17:48, 20.Jan 2020

New Delhi, Jan 20  The fiscal deficit for FY20 and its roadmap for FY21 could be heading towards a recalibration with the February Budget slated to hint at the targeted 3 per cent fiscal deficit for the next financial year

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Fintech firms can use video-based KYC, DigiLocker: Panel

Fintech firms can use video-based KYC, DigiLocker: Panel

🕔07:02, 3.Sep 2019

New Delhi, Sep 3  The Steering Committee on Fintech Related Issues has recommended the usage of video-based KYC and the services of DigiLocker among other options for the KYC (Know Your Customer) registration process by fintech firms. In its report,

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Budget 2019: Boosting new investments through tax-strategy

Budget 2019: Boosting new investments through tax-strategy

🕔13:15, 29.Jun 2019

All eyes are on what policy mechanisms will the Hon. Finance Minister of India use in Budget 2019-2020, to boost consumption and investments in India. Amongst the wide variety of available strategies, a focus on utilising tax-rebate strategies such as

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India observes ‘Parakram Parv’; Sitharaman says surgical strikes message against terrorism

India observes ‘Parakram Parv’; Sitharaman says surgical strikes message against terrorism

🕔08:14, 29.Sep 2018

New Delhi, Sep 29  The second anniversary of the 2016 surgical strikes across the Line of Control (LoC) is being observed as “Parakram Parv”, with Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday stating that the strikes were a message that India

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Defence Ministry website hacked, nine more sites affected

Defence Ministry website hacked, nine more sites affected

🕔20:15, 6.Apr 2018

New Delhi, April 6  The Defence Ministry’s official website was hacked on Friday while nine other government sites, including that of the Home Ministry, also crashed in no time. But the government said it was all due to a “process

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RAKSHA MANTRI ISSUES ORDERS ON MATTER OF EQUIVALENCE WITH RESPECT TO ARMED FORCES AND AFHQ CS OFFICERS

RAKSHA MANTRI ISSUES ORDERS ON MATTER OF EQUIVALENCE WITH RESPECT TO ARMED FORCES AND AFHQ CS OFFICERS

🕔19:31, 5.Jan 2018

Raksha Mantri Smt Nirmala Sitharaman has issued the following orders with immediate effect:- ·        Ministry of Defence letter dated 18 October 2016 on the issue of equivalence between Armed Forces Officers and Armed Forces Headquarters Civil Services (AFHQ CS) Officers is

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New Foreign Trade Policy and India’s competitiveness

New Foreign Trade Policy and India’s competitiveness

🕔11:26, 7.Apr 2015

The Indian government, on first day of fiscal 2015-16, released the Foreign Trade Policy (FTP) that will run till March 31, 2020. Overall the regime has been revamped and the policy calls for the “enhancement of the entire trade ecosystem”.

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India’s new trade policy merges all export schemes into two

India’s new trade policy merges all export schemes into two

🕔11:43, 2.Apr 2015

By Prakash Bhargava New Delhi, April 2  With Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s “Make in India” initiative in the backdrop and a target of raising India’s exports to $900 billion by 2020, a new five-year Foreign Trade Policy was unveiled on

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PNB Getting Financial Inclusion Citation

PNB Getting Financial Inclusion Citation

🕔10:41, 6.Nov 2014

New Delhi, Nov 06 : CNBC TV 18 has recently applauded the path breaking work, Punjab National Bank has  done towards the cause of Financial Inclusion and empowerment of those at the bottom of the pyramid. The recent steps outlined

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Commerce Minister Says Modi Govt Has Made Ease of Doing Business Easier

Commerce Minister Says Modi Govt Has Made Ease of Doing Business Easier

🕔11:25, 26.Sep 2014

By TN Ashok / Economic Affairs Editor New Delhi, Sept 25: India’s Commerce Minister Ms Nirmala Sitharaman said the Modi government had taken a number of steps to make it easier to do business in India with the removal or

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