Sunday July 20, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to give a big boost to the ongoing financial inclusion drive by unveiling a comprehensive programme, to be announced at the Red Fort in his address to the nation on the Independence Day.
Sunday July 6, 2014
As India steps up pressure on Swiss authorities in its pursuit of alleged black money, banks in Switzerland say they follow strict rules and the requests from Indian authorities must be "properly justified".
Sunday June 29, 2014
While there is no limit on customers who use their own bank's ATMs, there is a cap of five free transactions for use of ATMs run by other banks. From the sixth transaction, they have to pay Rs 20 for every withdrawal.
Thursday June 26, 2014
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday will meet representatives of public sector bank employee unions seeking his intervention for early settlement wage revision.
Sunday March 23, 2014
As Microsoft ends support for its Windows XP operating system next month, the software giant said a number of ATMs in India are yet to upgraded.
Press Trust of India | Friday March 21, 2014
The Indian Banks Association said that while banks are prepared, a small percentage of older ATMs may be affected.
Sunday February 16, 2014
State-run banks hired nearly 3 lakh personnel, including over 94,000 officers, in the last four years, according to data released by Indian Banks Association (IBA).
South | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday February 10, 2014
About 50,000 employees of state-run banks went on a two-day strike Monday, halting transactions in about 10,000 branches across Karnataka.
Thursday January 16, 2014
To make operations of automated teller machines (ATMs) viable, the National Payments Corporation on Wednesday convened a committee of six banks to come up with suggestions around cost and charges for use of the ubiquitous machines.
Sunday January 12, 2014
The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) will consider reducing the number of free ATM withdrawals, as recommended by Indian Banks' Association, in an effort to cut down on cash transactions in the economy.
Tuesday January 7, 2014
ransactions from other banks' ATMs may also attract a higher fee, as the bankers' body has proposed to increase the inter-bank fee from the sixth transaction to Rs 18 from Rs 15.
Monday January 6, 2014
He said banks have already resorted to activities like shutting some ATMs in odd-hours, and added IBA has made a representation to RBI for increasing the inter-bank fee from Rs 15 to Rs 18 per transaction and also to scale down the monthly free trans...
Sunday January 5, 2014
National Convener of UFBU M V Murali told PTI today that the Centre and the Indian Banks Association (IBA) have failed to settle the 14-month long pending demand of 32 per cent wage revision for about a million strong staff in the banking sector.
India | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 29, 2013
Customers complaining about failed ATM transactions may be entitled to request for CCTV footage which will facilitate fast resolution of complaints, Banking Ombudsman said today.
Friday June 7, 2013
To restrict the use of loan restructuring mechanism only to deserving cases, the Finance Ministry on Thursday asked bankers to have an independent oversight committee that will vet the corporate debt restructuring (CDR) applications.
Thursday June 6, 2013
The Indian Banks' Association (IBA) announced on Thursday that it has re-elected K R Kamath, chairman and managing director of Punjab National Bank (PNB), as its chairman for 2013-14.
Thursday March 28, 2013
The deadline mandating Indian banks sign agreements to settle FX forward trades via Clearing Corporation of India Ltd (CCIL) has been removed for now, two sources with direct knowledge of the development told Reuters on Thursday.
Wednesday February 20, 2013
Indias gross domestic product (GDP) will take a hit of Rs 15,000 crore to Rs 20,000 crore should the central trade unions proceed with their two-day strike starting on Wednesday, industry body Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry (Assocham) h...
Wednesday February 6, 2013
An RBI panel has revived the proposal of setting up a gold bank, or Bullion Corporation of India, to reduce imports of the metal- an idea mooted over two decades ago by Manmohan Singh, the Minister of Finance at the time.
Wednesday January 16, 2013
To streamline flow of credit to small enterprises and ensure that rightful company gets the credit, bankers and RBI today discussed introducing a transparent system for MSME loan proposals.