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Prime Minister Launches New Rs 6,000 Crore Scheme To Encourage Exports

Prime Minister Launches New Rs 6,000 Crore Scheme To Encourage Exports

Edited by Rahul Karunakar | Thursday June 30, 2022

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday launched schemes to support the Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) sector and to encourage exports.

GST Rates, Compensation, Top Takeaways From Council Meeting: 10 Points

GST Rates, Compensation, Top Takeaways From Council Meeting: 10 Points

Edited by Animesh Singh | Wednesday June 29, 2022

The Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council meeting ended its two-day deliberations today, where a host of issues like rate rationalisation, levying 28 per cent tax on online gaming and horse racing and the vexed issue of continuing GST compensation to states, were discussed.

Key Deliberations At GST Council Meet In 10 Points

Key Deliberations At GST Council Meet In 10 Points

Edited by Animesh Singh | Tuesday June 28, 2022

The GST Council on Tuesday approved changes in tax rates on some goods and services while allowing states to issue an e-way bill for intra-state movement of gold and precious stones, officials said. It was the first day of the two-day meeting of the GST Council which is headed by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, and is going on in Chandigarh.

How Salary, Taxes And Other Rules May Change After June 30: 10 Points

How Salary, Taxes And Other Rules May Change After June 30: 10 Points

Edited by Rahul Karunakar | Saturday June 25, 2022

Here is a list of new rules, proposals and deadlines on the changes coming to your take-home salary and working hours, taxes and cards.

What The RBI Said On The Rupee's Fall And Inflation Surge: 10 Points

What The RBI Said On The Rupee's Fall And Inflation Surge: 10 Points

Edited by Animesh Singh | Friday June 24, 2022

RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das and Deputy Governor Michael Patra today made some key observation on depreciating rupee and rising inflation.

What PM Said On Ease Of Doing Business: 5 Points

What PM Said On Ease Of Doing Business: 5 Points

Edited by NDTV Business Desk | Thursday June 23, 2022

The government is working to promote ease of doing business and boost exports, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said adding new domestic products like handlooms are reaching new markets.

Jobs, Money, Skills After Agnipath? Indeed, Say Corporate Heads: 10 Points

Jobs, Money, Skills After Agnipath? Indeed, Say Corporate Heads: 10 Points

Edited by Animesh Singh | Tuesday June 21, 2022

Even as protests have broken out across the country against the Governments Agnipath scheme, which aims to hire young soldiers to be called Agniveers, on a short term basis in all three defence forces, corporates have come forward to offer employment to these recruits once they are relieved from their respective forces.

No Late-Night Calls Or Foul Language, Loan Recovery Agents Beware: RBI

No Late-Night Calls Or Foul Language, Loan Recovery Agents Beware: RBI

Edited by NDTV Business Desk | Sunday June 19, 2022

Loan recovery agents calling at odd hours or using foul language is unacceptable, said Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Shaktikanta Das on Friday.

Investors Lose More Money In Stocks Plunge Than Reliance's Market Value

Investors Lose More Money In Stocks Plunge Than Reliance's Market Value

Edited by Rahul Karunakar | Saturday June 18, 2022

Investors' wealth has tumbled by over Rs 18 lakh crore during the last six days of market decline, which is more than Reliance Industries Ltd's market capitalisation of 17.5 lakh crore, putting in context the magnitude of the loss.

5G Countdown Begins, Pre-Bid Conference On Monday: Key Points

5G Countdown Begins, Pre-Bid Conference On Monday: Key Points

Edited by Rahul Karunakar | Saturday June 18, 2022

As the countdown to the 5G era begins, Communications Minister Ashwini Vaishnaw on Friday exuded confidence that telecom players will participate with enthusiasm in the upcoming spectrum auction and make it a success.

On Big Tech Firms, Policy And Loan Recovery, What The RBI Governor Said

On Big Tech Firms, Policy And Loan Recovery, What The RBI Governor Said

Edited by NDTV Business Desk | Friday June 17, 2022

India's central bank is confident of exiting from ultra-loose monetary policy smoothly and ensuring a soft landing for the economy, said Governor Shakikanta Das at a banking event on Friday. The governor "truly and sincerely" believes the RBI was in sync with the requirements of the economy.

Agniveers To Get These Financial Benefits Under Agnipath Scheme: 5 Points

Agniveers To Get These Financial Benefits Under Agnipath Scheme: 5 Points

Edited by Rahul Karunakar | Friday June 17, 2022

To support Agniveers, the finance ministry on Thursday held a meeting with heads of public sector banks and financial institutions to explore employment opportunities and financial benefits for 'Agniveers' in their respective organisations.

5G Technology Is Here. Read How Does It Matter To A Mobile Phone User, In 5 Points

5G Technology Is Here. Read How Does It Matter To A Mobile Phone User, In 5 Points

Edited by Animesh Singh | Wednesday June 15, 2022

In a significant development, India's government on Wednesday gave final approval to a proposal for directly allocating airwaves to enterprises, paving the way for them to operate private 5G networks. The Cabinet decided to enable the development and set up of 'Private Captive Networks' to spur a wave of innovation in new-age industry applications such as machine-to-machine communications, Internet of Things (IoT), Artificial Intelligence (AI) across automotive, healthcare, agriculture, energy, and other sectors. In broader terms, this would mean greater Internet speed for mobile phone users and better connectivity.

Amazon's Petition Against Future Rejected; ₹ 200 Crore Penalty Imposed

Amazon's Petition Against Future Rejected; ₹ 200 Crore Penalty Imposed

Edited by Rahul Karunakar | Monday June 13, 2022

The National Company Law Tribunal (NCLT) rejects Amazon's plea challenging the decision of fair trade regulator, Competition Commission of India (CCI) to suspend the approval for the e-commerce major's deal with Future Coupons.

Stocks' Plunge Wipes Rs 2.3 Lakh Crore Off Top-10 Most Valued Firms

Stocks' Plunge Wipes Rs 2.3 Lakh Crore Off Top-10 Most Valued Firms

Edited by Rahul Karunakar | Sunday June 12, 2022

The deep plunge in India equity benchmarks eroded the market capitalisation (m-cap) of the top-10 most valued companies by nearly Rs 2.3 lakh crore last week, with the shares of Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) taking the biggest hit.