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The Economic Times
Our markets will stabilise earlier than others; no stimulus as of now: Shaktikanta Dasvote, but the government expects India's strong fundamentals to see it through
Our markets will stabilise earlier than others; no stimulus as of now: Shaktikanta Das
The Economic Times / Posted 5 hours ago
vote, but the government expects India's strong fundamentals to see it through this turbulence. Shaktikanta Das, secretary, department of economic affairs, says the government has an action plan ready and is keeping a close watch. Edited excerpts... Read more
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Business Standard India
Brexit: How India is reacting to UK's exit from the EUhas been working to deal with the situation. Reserves in RBI are strong and sol
Brexit: How India is reacting to UK's exit from the EU
Business Standard India / Posted 21 hours ago
has been working to deal with the situation. Reserves in RBI are strong and solid. We have the firepower to deal with the situation. Our macroeconomic and fundamentals are strong," said Shaktikanta Das, secretary, Department of Economic... Read more
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The Economic Times
Bureaucrats fume over Subramanian Swamy’s attackas suspicious, which may lead to policy paralysis," the official said. On Thur
Bureaucrats fume over Subramanian Swamy’s attack
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
as suspicious, which may lead to policy paralysis," the official said. On Thursday, the BJP Rajya Sabha MP tweeted against Department of Economic Affairs Secretary Shaktikanta Das. Swamy had said in response to a tweet against Das: "I think there a... Read more
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The Telegraph
$265m for highwaysof India's loan plea for the projects. "The ministry of roads, transport and h
$265m for highways
The Telegraph / Posted yesterday
of India's loan plea for the projects. "The ministry of roads, transport and highways had put forward the proposal and the department of economic affairs of the Centre approved it a few days ago. A letter from the ministry, informing the state... Read more
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The Economic Times
After CEA Arvind Subramanian, FM Arun Jaitley shields Shaktikanta Das from Subramanian Swamy’s chargesenior BJP leader and Rajya Sabha member Subramnian Swamy trained his guns agai
After CEA Arvind Subramanian, FM Arun Jaitley shields Shaktikanta Das from Subramanian Swamy’s charge
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
senior BJP leader and Rajya Sabha member Subramnian Swamy trained his guns against Shaktikanta Das, secretary in the Department of Economic Affairs on the social media. Replying to a series of posts on Twitter, the BJP leader appeared... Read more
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New Kerala
China financial dialogue deferred till next month - newkerala.com #80757Jaitley and his Chinese counterpart Lou Jiwei next week has been deferred till
China financial dialogue deferred till next month - newkerala.com #80757
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
Jaitley and his Chinese counterpart Lou Jiwei next week has been deferred till next month. The meet has been deferred as Department of Economic Affairs Secretary Shaktikanta Das could not attend the meeting. Jaitley will today embark on a... Read more
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New Kerala
'Brexit' pushes back India-China financial dialogue - newkerala.com #80707bilateral multilateral frameworks. In the last round, India was represented by
'Brexit' pushes back India-China financial dialogue - newkerala.com #80707
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
bilateral multilateral frameworks. In the last round, India was represented by Dinesh Sharma, Additional Secretary in the Department of Economic Affairs, during which it was agreed that Chinese long-term investments in the Indian infrastructure... Read more
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The Economic Times
Economic Affairs Secretary Shaktikanta Das next in Subramanian Swamy's line of fireBJP leader and Rajya Sabha member Subramnian Swamy on Thursday trained his guns
Economic Affairs Secretary Shaktikanta Das next in Subramanian Swamy's line of fire
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
BJP leader and Rajya Sabha member Subramnian Swamy on Thursday trained his guns against Shaktikanta Das, secretary in the Department of Economic Affairs on the social media. Replying to a series of posts on Twitter, the BJP leader appeared... Read more
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The Hindu
China Financial Dialogue between Arun Jaitley and Lou Jiwei cancelleddialogue meet stands cancelled, informed sources in Beijing told PTI. Official
China Financial Dialogue between Arun Jaitley and Lou Jiwei cancelled
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
dialogue meet stands cancelled, informed sources in Beijing told PTI. Officials explained that the meet was cancelled as Department of Economic Affairs secretary Shaktikanta Das could not attend the meeting. Till now the two countries have held... Read more
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asianage
India-China finance dialogue cancelledthe dialogue meet stands cancelled, informed sources said. Officials explained
India-China finance dialogue cancelled
asianage / Posted yesterday
the dialogue meet stands cancelled, informed sources said. Officials explained that the meet was cancelled as Department of Economic Affairs Shaktikanta Das could not attend the meeting. Till now the two countries held seven rounds of... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
NSG shadow? India, China finance dialogue called offthe dialogue meet stands cancelled, informed sources here told PTI. Officials
NSG shadow? India, China finance dialogue called off
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
the dialogue meet stands cancelled, informed sources here told PTI. Officials explained that the meet was cancelled as Department of Economic Affairs secretary Shaktikanta Das could not attend the meeting. Till now the two countries held seven... Read more
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dna
Amid NSG membership issue, India-China finance dialogue called offthe dialogue meet stands cancelled, informed sources told PTI. Officials expla
Amid NSG membership issue, India-China finance dialogue called off
dna / Posted yesterday
the dialogue meet stands cancelled, informed sources told PTI. Officials explained that the meet was cancelled as Department of Economic Affairs Shaktikanta Das could not attend the meeting. Till now the two countries held seven rounds of... Read more
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The Economic Times
China finance dialogue to be held in Beijing cancelledthe dialogue meet stands cancelled, informed sources said. Officials explained
China finance dialogue to be held in Beijing cancelled
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
the dialogue meet stands cancelled, informed sources said. Officials explained that the meet was cancelled as Department of Economic Affairs Shaktikanta Das could not attend the meeting. Till now the two countries held seven rounds of... Read more
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The Hindu
‘Special package to help attract investments’of Indian Textile Industry Secretary General Binoy Job said. Some incentives h
‘Special package to help attract investments’
The Hindu / Posted 2 days ago
of Indian Textile Industry Secretary General Binoy Job said. Some incentives have a sunset clause, ie till year 2019. Department of Economic Affairs Secretary Shaktikanta Das said,“These are not open-ended incentives which will continue... Read more
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The Economic Times
RBI may get a new chief before Parliament's monsoon sessionOctober 31, 2004 and July 2, 2005 to June 10, 2009. During the period 31 Octob
RBI may get a new chief before Parliament's monsoon session
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
October 31, 2004 and July 2, 2005 to June 10, 2009. During the period 31 October 2004 to 2nd July, 2005, he was Secretary, Department of Economic Affairs, Ministry of Finance, Government of India. He was also Chief Economic Advisor in Ministry of... Read more
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The Financial Express
RBI may get a new chief before Parliament’s monsoon sessionOctober 31, 2004 and July 2, 2005 to June 10, 2009. During the period 31 Octob
RBI may get a new chief before Parliament’s monsoon session
The Financial Express / Posted 2 days ago
October 31, 2004 and July 2, 2005 to June 10, 2009. During the period 31 October 2004 to 2nd July, 2005, he was Secretary, Department of Economic Affairs, Ministry of Finance, Government of India. He was also Chief Economic Advisor in Ministry of... Read more
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Business Standard India
RBI may get a new chief before Parliament's monsoon sessionOctober 31, 2004 and July 2, 2005 to June 10, 2009. During the period 31 Octob
RBI may get a new chief before Parliament's monsoon session
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
October 31, 2004 and July 2, 2005 to June 10, 2009. During the period 31 October 2004 to 2nd July, 2005, he was Secretary, Department of Economic Affairs, Ministry of Finance, Government of India. He was also Chief Economic Advisor in Ministry of... Read more
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dna
RBI may get a new chief before Parliament's monsoon sessionOctober 31, 2004 and July 2, 2005 to June 10, 2009. During the period 31 Octob
RBI may get a new chief before Parliament's monsoon session
dna / Posted 2 days ago
October 31, 2004 and July 2, 2005 to June 10, 2009. During the period 31 October 2004 to 2nd July, 2005, he was Secretary, Department of Economic Affairs, Ministry of Finance, Government of India. He was also Chief Economic Advisor in Ministry of... Read more
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The Financial Express
LIC to shortly announce credit enhancement fund: Shaktikanta Dasaccess funds from domestic and overseas markets at lower cost. “We expect LIC
LIC to shortly announce credit enhancement fund: Shaktikanta Das
The Financial Express / Posted 2 days ago
access funds from domestic and overseas markets at lower cost. “We expect LIC to announce it shortly,” Secretary in the Department of Economic Affairs Shaktikanta Das told PTI in an interview. When asked about the impact of this move, he said... Read more
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Business Standard India
LIC to shortly announce credit enhancement fund: Shaktikanta Dasaccess funds from domestic and overseas markets at lower cost. "We expect LIC
LIC to shortly announce credit enhancement fund: Shaktikanta Das
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
access funds from domestic and overseas markets at lower cost. "We expect LIC to announce it shortly," Secretary in the Department of Economic Affairs Shaktikanta Das told Press Trust of India in an interview. When asked about the impact of... Read more
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The Economic Times
LIC to shortly announce credit enhancement fund: Shaktikanta Dasaccess funds from domestic and overseas markets at lower cost. "We expect LIC
LIC to shortly announce credit enhancement fund: Shaktikanta Das
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
access funds from domestic and overseas markets at lower cost. "We expect LIC to announce it shortly," Secretary in the Department of Economic Affairs Shaktikanta Das said in an interview. When asked about the impact of this move, he said if... Read more
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The Financial Express
Three in race to succeed Raghuram Rajan as RBI Guv; here’s whorepresenting India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Bhutan for three years up to Nove
Three in race to succeed Raghuram Rajan as RBI Guv; here’s who
The Financial Express / Posted 4 days ago
representing India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Bhutan for three years up to November 2015. Mohan was also secretary at the department of economic affairs in the finance ministry. Gokarn replaced Mohan in the IMF, where he is currently posted. Prior... Read more
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The Financial Express
Dabhol demerger turns into LNG battle; here’s whyon an insturment which is backed by a sovereign guarantee. Lenders said they m
Dabhol demerger turns into LNG battle; here’s why
The Financial Express / Posted 5 days ago
on an insturment which is backed by a sovereign guarantee. Lenders said they met Sharmila Chavaly, Joint Secretary (I&E), Department of Economic Affairs, recently and requested her to address the issue. “She has assured us that once the scheme for... Read more
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Business Standard India
PM likely to chair meeting on FDI roadmap on Tuesdayas the government is considering relaxing FDI norms in more sectors, including
PM likely to chair meeting on FDI roadmap on Tuesday
Business Standard India / Posted 5 days ago
as the government is considering relaxing FDI norms in more sectors, including existing pharmaceutical companies. The Department of Economic Affairs has proposed that FDI up to 49% should be allowed in existing pharmaceutical companies through... Read more
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asianage
PM likely to chair meeting on FDI roadmap on Tuesdayas the government is considering relaxing FDI norms in more sectors, including
PM likely to chair meeting on FDI roadmap on Tuesday
asianage / Posted 5 days ago
as the government is considering relaxing FDI norms in more sectors, including existing pharmaceutical companies. The Department of Economic Affairs has proposed that FDI up to 49 per cent should be allowed in existing pharmaceutical companies... Read more
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The Financial Express
PM Narendra Modi likely to chair meeting on FDI roadmap on Tuesdayas the government is considering relaxing FDI norms in more sectors, including
PM Narendra Modi likely to chair meeting on FDI roadmap on Tuesday
The Financial Express / Posted 5 days ago
as the government is considering relaxing FDI norms in more sectors, including existing pharmaceutical companies. The Department of Economic Affairs has proposed that FDI up to 49 per cent should be allowed in existing pharmaceutical companies... Read more
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dna
PM Modi likely to chair meeting on FDI roadmap on Tuesdayas the government is considering relaxing FDI norms in more sectors, including
PM Modi likely to chair meeting on FDI roadmap on Tuesday
dna / Posted 5 days ago
as the government is considering relaxing FDI norms in more sectors, including existing pharmaceutical companies. The Department of Economic Affairs has proposed that FDI up to 49 % should be allowed in existing pharmaceutical companies... Read more
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The Financial Express
7 potential successors to RBI Guv Raghuram Rajannever held any policy roles. Mohan, 68, had two stints as a deputy governor of
7 potential successors to RBI Guv Raghuram Rajan
The Financial Express / Posted 6 days ago
never held any policy roles. Mohan, 68, had two stints as a deputy governor of the RBI. He also served as secretary at the department of economic affairs at the Indian government’s finance ministry and held positions at the International Monetary... Read more
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Business Standard India
NSEL scam: Centre asks for speedier actionIntelligence Unit–India (FIU) and the ministry of corporate affairs (MCA). Prog
NSEL scam: Centre asks for speedier action
Business Standard India / Posted 7 days ago
Intelligence Unit–India (FIU) and the ministry of corporate affairs (MCA). Progress was being monitored by the ministry’s department of economic affairs (DEA). DEA has so far held 11 review meetings, the latest on June 6 under the chairmanship of... Read more
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Business Standard India
Centre asks Maharashtra to hasten auction of assets attached in NSEL scamIntelligence Unit-India (FIU) and the Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA). Prog
Centre asks Maharashtra to hasten auction of assets attached in NSEL scam
Business Standard India / Posted 7 days ago
Intelligence Unit-India (FIU) and the Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA). Progress was being monitored by the ministry's department of economic affairs (DEA). DEA has so far held 11 review meetings, the latest on June 6 under the chairmanship of... Read more
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The Financial Express
NSEL scam:Centre asks Maharashtra to expedite attached assets auctionFinancial Intelligence Unit – India (FIU-IND) and Ministry of Corporate Affairs
NSEL scam:Centre asks Maharashtra to expedite attached assets auction
The Financial Express / Posted 7 days ago
Financial Intelligence Unit – India (FIU-IND) and Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA), the progress is being monitored the Department of Economic Affairs (DEA), Ministry of Finance. DEA has so far held 11 review meetings, the last one was held on... Read more
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Business Standard India
NSEL scam: Centre asks Maharashtra govt to expedite attached assets auctionFinancial Intelligence Unit - India (FIU-IND) and Ministry of Corporate Affairs
NSEL scam: Centre asks Maharashtra govt to expedite attached assets auction
Business Standard India / Posted 7 days ago
Financial Intelligence Unit - India (FIU-IND) and Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA), the progress is being monitored the Department of Economic Affairs (DEA), Ministry of Finance. DEA has so far held 11 review meetings, the last one was held on... Read more
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dna
NSEL scam: Centre asks Maharashtra to expedite attached assets auctionFinancial Intelligence Unit India (FIU-IND) and Ministry of Corporate Affairs (
NSEL scam: Centre asks Maharashtra to expedite attached assets auction
dna / Posted 7 days ago
Financial Intelligence Unit India (FIU-IND) and Ministry of Corporate Affairs (MCA), the progress is being monitored the Department of Economic Affairs (DEA), Ministry of Finance. DEA has so far held 11 review meetings, the last one was held on... Read more
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asianage
Government looks to rein in dal prices through imports, buffer stockgovernment-to-government imports, the Food Minister said. The meeting, which wa
Government looks to rein in dal prices through imports, buffer stock
asianage / Posted 9 days ago
government-to-government imports, the Food Minister said. The meeting, which was also attended by secretaries to the department of economic affairs and revenue as well as Chief Economic Advisor, was informed that Kendriya Bhandar, Safal and... Read more
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New Kerala
Procurement of Rabi pulses reaches 64,000 MT - newkerala.com #76623be further strengthened. The meeting was attended by senior officials of Depar
Procurement of Rabi pulses reaches 64,000 MT - newkerala.com #76623
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
be further strengthened. The meeting was attended by senior officials of Department of Food, Ministry of Agriculture, Department of Economic Affairs, Department of Revenue, Department of Commerce, Ministry of Statistics and Programme... Read more
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The Economic Times
CEA panel may favour recast of FTAs to boost exportsout that the rules of origin framework allowed third country imports without su
CEA panel may favour recast of FTAs to boost exports
The Economic Times / Posted 11 days ago
out that the rules of origin framework allowed third country imports without substantial value addition under the FTAs. The Department of Economic Affairs had separately asked the Indian Institute of Management to study the impact of FTAs after the... Read more
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Business Standard India
JS-level posts vacant at Centre, few takersoptions to join sub-committees of the prestigious Financial Action Task Force b
JS-level posts vacant at Centre, few takers
Business Standard India / Posted 13 days ago
options to join sub-committees of the prestigious Financial Action Task Force because of lack of officers in the department of economic affairs. Maira says, unlike earlier, more IAS officers prefer to be posted in the states where they... Read more
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Business Standard India
Govt banks on new PSU norms for higher non-tax revenueguidelines have been issued by Dipam. In earlier years, these were issued by th
Govt banks on new PSU norms for higher non-tax revenue
Business Standard India / Posted 16 days ago
guidelines have been issued by Dipam. In earlier years, these were issued by the Department of Public Enterprises and Department of Economic Affairs. Business Standard had reported earlier that the newly-named Dipam would issue fresh... Read more
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The Financial Express
ADB sign $120 mn loan pact for irrigation in OdishaRaj Kumar, Joint Secretary in Department of Economic Affairs and M Teresa Kho,
ADB sign $120 mn loan pact for irrigation in Odisha
The Financial Express / Posted 17 days ago
Raj Kumar, Joint Secretary in Department of Economic Affairs and M Teresa Kho, Country Director, ADB’s India Resident Mission signed the loan agreement. (Reuters) India and the Asian Development Bank (ADB) today signed a USD 120 million loan pact to... Read more
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Business Standard India
India, ADB sign $120 million loan pact for irrigation in OdishaBaitarani, Brahmani, Budhabalanga and Subernarekha river basins and parts of Ma
India, ADB sign $120 million loan pact for irrigation in Odisha
Business Standard India / Posted 17 days ago
Baitarani, Brahmani, Budhabalanga and Subernarekha river basins and parts of Mahanadi delta. Raj Kumar, Joint Secretary in Department of Economic Affairs and M Teresa Kho, Country Director, ADB's India Resident Mission signed the loan... Read more
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New Kerala
ADB lends USD 120 mn for improving irrigation in Odisha - newkerala.com #73675lead to higher farm productivity, the statement said, citing Raj Kumar, Joint S
ADB lends USD 120 mn for improving irrigation in Odisha - newkerala.com #73675
New Kerala / Posted 17 days ago
lead to higher farm productivity, the statement said, citing Raj Kumar, Joint Secretary (multilateral institutions) in the Department of Economic Affairs. "The investment programme will continue to support the water user associations (WUAs) to... Read more
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The Economic Times
Sebi appointment: Delhi High Court asks DEA secretary to reply to contempt pleare-appointment of a whole-time member (WTM) of the Securities and Exchange Boar
Sebi appointment: Delhi High Court asks DEA secretary to reply to contempt plea
The Economic Times / Posted 17 days ago
re-appointment of a whole-time member (WTM) of the Securities and Exchange Board of India ( Sebi ) four years ago. The Department of Economic Affairs (DEA) had been asked to take action in the case of Prashant Saran's appointment in 2012 as... Read more
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The Hindu
SEBI chief extension: Govt wanted ‘continuity’ amid volatilityproceeding. “Investigation or inquiry on the issues raised in the complaints a
SEBI chief extension: Govt wanted ‘continuity’ amid volatility
The Hindu / Posted 18 days ago
proceeding. “Investigation or inquiry on the issues raised in the complaints are on, through Chief Vigilance Officers-Department of Economic Affairs and CBI. These complaints allege misconduct on the part of several others also. As per... Read more
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The Economic Times
Sebi chief UK Sinha's extension: Government wanted 'continuity' amid volatilityproceeding. "Investigation or inquiry on the issues raised in the complaints a
Sebi chief UK Sinha's extension: Government wanted 'continuity' amid volatility
The Economic Times / Posted 18 days ago
proceeding. "Investigation or inquiry on the issues raised in the complaints are on, through Chief Vigilance Officers-Department of Economic Affairs and CBI. These complaints allege misconduct on the part of several others also. As per... Read more
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The Financial Express
SEBI chief extension: Govt wanted ‘continuity’ amid volatilityproceeding. “Investigation or inquiry on the issues raised in the complaints a
SEBI chief extension: Govt wanted ‘continuity’ amid volatility
The Financial Express / Posted 18 days ago
proceeding. “Investigation or inquiry on the issues raised in the complaints are on, through Chief Vigilance Officers-Department of Economic Affairs and CBI. These complaints allege misconduct on the part of several others also. As per... Read more
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Business Standard India
Govt extends Sebi cheif's tenure for 'continuity' amid volatilityproceeding. "Investigation or inquiry on the issues raised in the complaints a
Govt extends Sebi cheif's tenure for 'continuity' amid volatility
Business Standard India / Posted 18 days ago
proceeding. "Investigation or inquiry on the issues raised in the complaints are on, through Chief Vigilance Officers-Department of Economic Affairs and CBI. These complaints allege misconduct on the part of several others also. As per... Read more
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Business Standard India
Banking sector reforms set to get bigger and betteras NPAs in the third and fourth quarters of FY16. The proposed resolution proc
Banking sector reforms set to get bigger and better
Business Standard India / Posted 19 days ago
as NPAs in the third and fourth quarters of FY16. The proposed resolution process for banks is also being discussed by the department of economic affairs. "Resolution process is still work in progress. This is one area which will be central to the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Banking reforms, Indradhanush, set to get bigger and betteras NPAs in the third and fourth quarters of FY16. The proposed resolution proc
Banking reforms, Indradhanush, set to get bigger and better
Business Standard India / Posted 19 days ago
as NPAs in the third and fourth quarters of FY16. The proposed resolution process for banks is also being discussed by the department of economic affairs. "Resolution process is still work in progress. This is one area which will be central to the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Railways discusses $30-bn fund with World Bank as anchor investorBank is understood to have given its in-principle approval for the creation of
Railways discusses $30-bn fund with World Bank as anchor investor
Business Standard India / Posted 20 days ago
Bank is understood to have given its in-principle approval for the creation of the fund and the proposal is now with the Department of Economic Affairs (DEA). “We are ready with the basic structure. We will take it forward once other formalities... Read more
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The Financial Express
GDP up 7.9% in Q4, cements fastest major economy statuswith potential to slow down manufacturing. The fall in GFCF was despite governm
GDP up 7.9% in Q4, cements fastest major economy status
The Financial Express / Posted 24 days ago
with potential to slow down manufacturing. The fall in GFCF was despite government trying to spend more to boost growth. Department of economic affairs secretary Shaktikanta Das said the government’s plan expenditure stood at Rs 4.71 lakh crore... Read more
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