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India and World Bank sign USD 200 million loan deal

The project will include investments in improving the skills and capacities of ICDS staff and community nutrition workers.

07 May 2018 7:41 PM

Govt likely to notify 8.55 pc interest on PF for FY18 this week

The labour ministry has sought Election Commission's approval to notify rate of interest for crediting the same into members' accounts.

06 May 2018 1:20 PM

Interest rates unlikely to go up further: Viral Acharya

Viral Acharya favoured withdrawal of monetary accommodation in the next policy review meeting on June 4-5.

03 May 2018 2:41 PM

Govt notifies rules to operationalise fugitive economic offenders law

The Fugitive Economic Offenders Ordinance, 2018, is aimed at deterring economic offenders from evading the process of law.

29 Apr 2018 1:32 PM

Govt collects Rs 7.41 lakh cr from GST in FY18

The average monthly collection has been Rs 89,885 crore during the August-March period.

27 Apr 2018 12:04 PM


Govt to soon acquire RBI's stake in National Housing Bank

The stake transfer would be cash neutral and there would be no cash outgo, sources said.

26 Apr 2018 3:17 PM

India signs USD 210 million loan pact with World Bank

The project will cover 10,510 km stretch of rural roads in Madhya Pradesh that fall under the CMGSY programme.

24 Apr 2018 4:32 PM

3rd tranche of electoral bonds sale from May 1: Finance ministry

Electoral bonds are being pitched as an alternative to cash donations made to political parties.

24 Apr 2018 4:16 PM

Finance ministry not for cut in excise duty on petrol, diesel

Petrol price on Monday hit a 55-month high of Rs 74.50 a litre, while diesel rates touched a record Rs 65.75.

23 Apr 2018 3:38 PM

Finance ministry hopeful of PNB rebounding in Q1

The ministry is keeping a tight watch on the bank’s performance so as not to let the bank slip into further mess.

23 Apr 2018 12:19 PM


Govt may ask ICICI Bank tough questions on governance issues

Finance ministry wants to know why Chanda didn’t recuse herself in Videocon loan case.

23 Apr 2018 8:44 AM

Deposits in Jan Dhan accounts cross Rs 80,000 crore

India's financial inclusion efforts have won recognition from the World Bank.

22 Apr 2018 1:56 PM

PFRDA makes bank account, number mandatory for NPS subscribers

PFRDA takes various initiatives from time to time in order to simplify and improve the operational issues in National Pension System (NPS).

20 Apr 2018 3:16 PM

Entities with sufficient funds, ability to run Air India can bid: FinMin

Bidder who buys Air India would have to stay invested in the airline for at least three years.

19 Apr 2018 12:51 PM

Rise in 1-day defaults worries RBI, defends revised norms

RBI’s tough posture comes even as the finance ministry has been pitching for scrapping of this key norm.

19 Apr 2018 8:56 AM


Electoral Bonds have serial numbers but are not accessible to anyone

Electoral bonds, which are used to make anonymous political donations, carry a serial number as part of in built security feature.

17 Apr 2018 7:00 PM

Bharat-22 ETF follow-on offer could be worth Rs 10,000 crore

It looks to dilute stake in Coal India to meet the minimum public holding norm.

17 Apr 2018 1:10 PM

NPA resolution may get 180 days more

Poor valuations, over-burdened NCLT may prod govt to relax time limit.

17 Apr 2018 8:41 AM

NPA maze: Govt for scrapping of one-day default norm

Govt as well as banks feel one-day delay norm could harm businesses and lead to making loans below Rs 2,000 cr.

16 Apr 2018 8:53 AM

FM Arun Jaitley takes oath for fresh Rajya Sabha term

Jaitley contested the election with eight other BJP leaders from Uttar Pradesh, all of whom emerged victorious.

15 Apr 2018 12:29 PM