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  • World Bank will provide 400 million dollars to enhance support for rejuvenating the Ganga: Govt

    Government has said that World Bank will provide 400 million dollars to enhance support for rejuvenating the Ganga. Finance Ministry said, the World Bank and the Government today signed a loan agreement in this regard. The Second National Ganga River Basin Project will help stem pollution in the iconic river and strengthen the management of […]

    Govt, World Bank ink 750 million US dollar agreement for MSME Emergency Response Programme

    The Government and the World Bank today signed a 750 million US dollar agreement for the MSME Emergency Response Programme. It aims at  supporting  increased flow of finance into the hands of micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSMEs) which are severely impacted by the COVID-19 crisis. The World Bank’s MSME Emergency Response Programme will address […]

    Gold, Silver prices slide in Delhi

    Gold prices fell by Rs. 42  to Rs. 48,964  per 10 gram in the national capital. Silver prices also declined by Rs. 1,217 to Rs. 49,060 per kg.

    Govt rejects media report over proposal to merge CBDT & CBIC

    Government today dismissed the media report that it is considering a proposal to merge the Central Board of Direct Taxes and Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs. The Finance Ministry has termed the news item as factually incorrect clarifying that the government has no proposal to merge the two boards. The Ministry said the […]

    SAIL records highest ever monthly sales and exports in June

    Steel Authority of India (SAIL) has achieved the highest ever June month sales during June 2020. The domestic and export sales stood at 12.77 lakh tonnes which is a jump of more than 18 per cent over the corresponding period last year. In June 2020, the company has also recorded the highest ever exports for […]

    IOC signs JVA with RR Holdings to expand LPG business in Bangladesh

    Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said that energy cooperation between India and Bangladesh has made considerable progress during the last few years. He said, this is part of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s vision to build an energy bridge with Bangladesh as a part of our Neighbourhood First Policy. Yesterday, Mr. Pradhan witnessed the […]

    Amendments in Indian Stamp Act, 1899 to come into effect from today

    Amendments in the Indian Stamp Act, 1899 brought through Finance Act 2019 and Rules made thereunder will come into effect today. In order to facilitate ease of doing business and to bring in uniformity of the stamp duty on securities across States and thereby build a pan-India securities market, the Central Government, through requisite amendments, […]

    Public & Private Sector Banks sanction loans worth over Rs. 1 lakh crore as of June 26 under ECLGS

    Under the 100 per cent Emergency Credit Line Guarantee Scheme (ECLGS) backed by a Government guarantee, Public and Private sector banks have sanctioned loans worth over 1 lakh crore rupees till 26th of June. Out of these, more than 45 thousand Crore rupees have already been disbursed. It will help more than 30 lakh MSMEs […]

    Output of eight crore infrasture industries shrinks by 23.4% in May

    The output of eight core infrastructure industries shrank by 23.4 per cent in May due to the coronavirus-induced lockdown. According to the Commerce and Industry Ministry data releases today, barring fertiliser, all seven sectors – coal, crude oil, natural gas, refinery products, steel, cement, and electricity – had recorded negative growth in May. During April-May […]

    Gold prices down by Rs. 26 to Rs. 49,245 per 10 gram in Delhi

    Gold prices in the national capital went down marginally by Rs. 26 to Rs. 49,245 per 10 gram. Silver also witnessed flat trend and was trading at Rs. 49,461 per kg.