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RBI working on digital currency, pilot projects likely in near future: Dy Governor

The RBI has also been exploring the pros and cons of introduction of CBDCs since quite some time

22 Jul 2021 10:18 PM

Gold tumbles Rs 264 to Rs 46,452; silver gains marginally

In the international market, gold was trading lower at USD 1,797 per ounce and silver was flat at USD 25.17 per ounce

22 Jul 2021 4:11 PM

Rupee gains 5 paise to close at 74.54 against US dollar

Meanwhile, the dollar index, which gauges the greenback's strength against a basket of six currencies, fell 0.08 per cent to 92.33

15 Jul 2021 4:09 PM

GST revenue slips below Rs 1 lakh cr in June, hits 10-mth low of Rs 92,849 crore

The GST collections in June 2021 are primarily for supplies made in May, a month when most states were under different levels of lockdown

06 Jul 2021 5:45 PM

GST 4th anniversary: FinMin to issue appreciation certificates to 54,439 GST payers

The Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (CBIC) will be issuing certificates of appreciation to these taxpayers

30 Jun 2021 7:34 PM


Gold prices fall to Rs 46,540, Silver rises to Rs 68,390

Analysts attributed the fall in gold prices to trimming of positions by participants

30 Jun 2021 3:35 PM

Strong reforms undertaken by govt, FM Sitharaman tells investors

The event provided investors with an opportunity to engage with the Union Finance Minister and senior officials of the Indian Government

25 Jun 2021 8:41 AM

Retail inflation hits 6-month high of 6.3 pc in May on costlier food, fuel

Wholesale price-based inflation too accelerated to a record 12.94 per cent in May

14 Jun 2021 11:55 PM

Gold, silver prices fall as demand decreases

Gold contracts for the August delivery traded lower by Rs 476, whereas silver contracts for the July delivery tumbled by Rs 713

14 Jun 2021 4:34 PM

RBI lowers GDP growth projection to 9.5 pc for 2021-22

The RBI Governor said the RBI will 'continue to think and act out of the box', planning for the worst and hoping for the best

04 Jun 2021 11:55 AM


Coronavirus eats into Indian economy, GDP shrinks 7.3%

The 7.3 per cent contraction is the worst-ever economic performance that India has witnessed in over four decades

01 Jun 2021 1:20 AM

Gold saving funds see Rs 864-crore inflow in April

Gold saving funds and gold ETFs have seen net inflow to the tune of Rs 184 crore and Rs 680 crore, respectively in the month of April

23 May 2021 12:07 PM

RBI to transfer Rs 99,122 crore surplus to govt

The decision was taken at 589th meeting of the RBI's central board of directors

21 May 2021 3:15 PM

RBI targets 5.2 per cent retail inflation for first half of FY22, repo rate unchanged

Earlier, the central bank had projected retail inflation at 5.2 per cent for the 2021 March quarter

07 Apr 2021 12:28 PM

GST mop-up hits record Rs 1.23 lakh crore in March

Collection tops Rs 1L cr for 6th month in a row

02 Apr 2021 4:15 AM


Status quo on small savings interest rate

The decision to rollback was taken hours after the government announced the steepest cut in the rate on small savings schemes on Wednesday

02 Apr 2021 4:10 AM

Indian economy in +ve zone, grows 0.4%

The size of the economy had shrunken in the April-June and July-September quarters, pulling down the country into a technician recession

27 Feb 2021 4:54 AM

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella bats for global regulation on privacy

He says, regulations are in place and initiatives such as General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) are spreading worldwide

23 Feb 2021 7:34 PM

Pandemic will force 18 million Indians to find a new occupation by 2030: Report

The impact will be 'disproportionately' felt on low-wage workers in retail, food services, hospitality, and office administration

19 Feb 2021 7:47 PM

Govt to bring amendments to two Acts to enable privatisation of PSU banks

Finance Minister announced privatisation of Public Sector Banks (PSBs) as part of disinvestment drive to garner Rs 1.75 lakh crore

16 Feb 2021 10:42 PM