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08, Feb 2020, by : FnF Correspondent

Even though the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Thursday kept its repo rate unchanged at 5.15 per cent in the Monetary Policy Meeting, the announcement will make loans to home, automobile and small businesses cheaper. Even though the government said that the move was aimed in vRead News

08, Feb 2020, by : FnF Correspondent

the Sensex had settled 163.37 points, or 0.40 per cent, higher at 41,306.03 and the Nifty had closed up 48.80 points, or 0.40 per cent, at 12,137.95 after the RBI left the policy rates unchanged but maintained its accommodatRead News

04, Feb 2020, by : FnF Correspondent

The new lower income tax rates offered in the Budget 2020-21 will leave more cash in the hands of those who do not wish to make compulsory investments to save tax, said Revenue Secretary Ajay Bhushan Pandey. In an interview with PTI, he said the Budget gives an option to individuals to migrate tRead News

28, Jan 2020, by : FnF Correspondent

Microfinance institutions (MFIs) have urged the Centre for more refinance from development financial institutions (DFIs) such as SIDBI and Nabard so that they can provide credit to the poor people at low rates of interest, an official said.Read News

23, Jan 2020, by : FnF Correspondent

With the IMF lowering India's economic growth estimate for the current fiscal to 4.8 per cent, senior Congress leader P Chidambaram on Tuesday claimed an attack on the world body and its chief economist Gita Gopinath by government ministers was imminent.Read News

23, Jan 2020, by : FnF Correspondent

The Supreme Court, on Tuesday, agreed to hear next week applications filed by telecom companies Vodafone Idea, Tata Teleservices and Bharti Airtel seeking modification of the court's order to permit them to negotiate a payment schedule with the Department of Telecommunications (DoT).Read News

16, Dec 2019, by : FnF Correspondent

The 7th Economic Census, which is being conducted nationwide through common services centres (CSCs), is expected to be completed by March 2020, Central Statistics Office Director General (Social Statistics) A.K. Sadhu said on Friday. The Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation (MoSPI) has tied up with CSC e-Governance Service for the 7th EconomRead News

16, Dec 2019, by : FnF Correspondent

NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant on Friday (local time) said India has put out "probably the best" corporate tax regime in the world now and asserted that the country should use the strength of its domestic market as the structural reforms make it the most attractive destination foRead News

16, Dec 2019, by : FnF Correspondent

Delhi: Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman will meet groups of stakeholders from Monday to seek inputs from each sector on their concerns and how the growth, consumption, demand and industry will be revived from the 4.5 per cent GDP growth. To begin with, the Finance ministry said Sitharaman will meet the stakeholder groups of 'New Economy: Start-ups, Fintech and Digital Sector' on Monday morning, and financial sector and capital market representatives later in afternoon.Read News

13, Dec 2019, by : FnF Correspondent

In what may be considered as a twin shocker for the economy that is already battling prolonged slowdown, India's retail price based consumer inflation has jumped to a three-year high, whereas the dwindling manufacturing activity on the back of subdued demand conditions, contracted country's October factory output. According to a recent data released by the National Statistics Office (NSO), the retail inRead News

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