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  • 2nd anniversary of GST to be celebrated on July 1

    The second anniversary of Goods and Services Tax (GST) will be celebrated tomorrow. It was launched on the 1st of July, 2017 at a function held in the Central Hall of Parliament on the midnight of 30th June, 2017. Minister of State for Finance and Corporate Affairs Anurag Thakur will preside over the function to […]

    Foreign investors pump over Rs 10,000 cr in June

    Foreign investors infused over 10,000 crore rupees into the Indian capital markets in June and remained net buyers for the fifth month in a row on expectations of continued economic reforms. Foreign portfolio investors, or FPI, invested a net of 2,272.7 crore rupees in equities and 8,111.8 crore rupees in the debt market, taking the […]

    Fund transfer through RTGS, NEFT set to get cheaper from tomorrow

    Fund transfer through RTGS and NEFT systems is set to become cheaper from tomorrow after the Reserve Bank of India decided it will not impose any charges on such transactions. The real-time gross settlement (RTGS) system is meant for large-value instantaneous fund transfers, while the national electronic funds transfer (NEFT) system is used for fund […]

    Govt sets up working group to revise current series of WPI

    The Government has constituted a Working Group for the revision of the current series of Wholesale Price Index. In a release, Commerce and Industry Ministry said, Prof. Ramesh Chand, Member, Niti Aayog will be the chairman of the 18-member committee. The Office of Economic Adviser, Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade will be […]

    India signs loan agreement of USD 328M with World Bank for Andhra Pradesh

    India has signed a loan agreement of 328 million dollars with the World Bank for improved health services in Andhra Pradesh. The agreement which was signed in New Delhi on Thursday between the Government of India, Andhra Pradesh and the World Bank will help to improve the quality and responsiveness of public health services in […]

    India signs USD 400M loan agreement with World Bank to eliminate TB

    India has signed a loan agreement worth 400 million dollar with the World Bank to help treat and eliminate Tuberculosis from the country. In India, around five lakh people died every year due to Tuberculosis. Finance Ministry said the World Bank supported program will cover nine States and it will support the government’s National Strategic […]

    Savings Bank of Danbury Foundation Announces Grants Available for Non-Profit Organizations

    DANBURY, CT:The Savings Bank of Danbury Foundation has announced that applications are available for non-profit agencies to apply for grants as part of an annual tradition first established in 2004. Applications for the grants are available at the bank’s website at www.SBDanbury.com. The Savings Bank of Danbury Foundation (SBD Foundation) is administered by a committee of […]

    Relevance of Buddy Marketing in 2019

    If a business wants to expand its customer base a novel way it can is by using buddy marketing. Before learning how a business can benefit from buddy marketing, it’s important to understand what buddy marketing is. Buddy marketing creates awareness about a business through a complementary business. A small business that sells sleeping bags […]

    Govt to come out with national e-commerce policy within 12 months

    The government will come out with a national e-commerce policy within 12 months to facilitate achieving holistic growth of the sector. This was informed by commerce and industry minister Piyush Goyal in his second marathon meeting with stakeholders, including e-commerce companies, on Monday. “We will put in place an institutional framework to bring out a […]

    How to Trade Currencies: 5 Economic Factors That Affect Forex Market

          Forex traders rely on certain indicators to make trading decisions. Most of these indicators are related to the economic performance of the countries where traded currencies are domiciled. As such, traders rely heavily on economic information. Often, a trader subscribes to a particular information source that will be sending economic releases and […]