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The Hindu
International arbitration process is ad hoc and unpredictable, says Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasadmany countries have such worries, then there is something wrong with the system
International arbitration process is ad hoc and unpredictable, says Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad
The Hindu / Posted 13 minutes ago
many countries have such worries, then there is something wrong with the system.” Ajay Tyagi, Additional Secretary in the Department of Economic Affairs, also speaking at the event, also touched upon the issue of the under-representation of... Read more
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The Economic Times
International arbitration skewed in favour of developed world: Ravi Shankar Prasadaddressing a conference here on 'International Arbitration in BRICS' jointly or
International arbitration skewed in favour of developed world: Ravi Shankar Prasad
The Economic Times / Posted an hour ago
addressing a conference here on 'International Arbitration in BRICS' jointly organised by industry chamber FICCI and the Department of Economic Affairs. The conference is organised as a lead-up to the BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China, South... Read more
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New Kerala
International arbitration skewed in favour of developed world: Prasad - newkerala.com #110535addressing a conference here on 'International Arbitration in BRICS' jointly or
International arbitration skewed in favour of developed world: Prasad - newkerala.com #110535
New Kerala / Posted an hour ago
addressing a conference here on 'International Arbitration in BRICS' jointly organised by industry chamber FICCI and the Department of Economic Affairs. The conference is organised as a lead-up to the BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China, South... Read more
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The Hindu
International arbitration process ad hoc, unpredictable: Ravi Shankar Prasadmany countries have such worries, then there is something wrong with the system
International arbitration process ad hoc, unpredictable: Ravi Shankar Prasad
The Hindu / Posted 2 hours ago
many countries have such worries, then there is something wrong with the system.” Ajay Tyagi, additional secretary in the department of economic affairs, too touched upon the issue of the under-representation of developing countries in the... Read more
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New Kerala
'International arbitration in BRICS' conference on Saturday - newkerala.com #110130The conference, jointly organised by the Federation of Indian Chambers of Comme
'International arbitration in BRICS' conference on Saturday - newkerala.com #110130
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
The conference, jointly organised by the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry, the union government's Department of Economic Affairs and the Indian Council of Arbitration, is being held in the lead-up to the BRICS (Brazil,... Read more
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New Kerala
Cabinet approves signing of Air Services Agreement between India and Fiji - newkerala.com #109524has been finalized in consultation with Ministry of Law Justice (Department of
Cabinet approves signing of Air Services Agreement between India and Fiji - newkerala.com #109524
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
has been finalized in consultation with Ministry of Law Justice (Department of Legal Affairs), Ministry of Finance (Department of Economic Affairs, Department of Revenue), Ministry of External Affairs, Department of Commerce and Ministry of... Read more
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Business Standard India
Finance Minister to inaugurate BRICS meet on arbitrationby Ravi Shankar Prasad, Minister of Law & Justice, Electronics & Information Te
Finance Minister to inaugurate BRICS meet on arbitration
Business Standard India / Posted 2 days ago
by Ravi Shankar Prasad, Minister of Law & Justice, Electronics & Information Technology. The conference, organised by the Department of Economic Affairs, will debate and deliberate dispute settlement and enforcement of treaty awards among other... Read more
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asianage
Finance Minister to inaugurate BRICS meet on arbitrationby Ravi Shankar Prasad, Minister of Law & Justice, Electronics & Information Te
Finance Minister to inaugurate BRICS meet on arbitration
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
by Ravi Shankar Prasad, Minister of Law & Justice, Electronics & Information Technology. The conference, organised by the Department of Economic Affairs, will debate and deliberate dispute settlement and enforcement of treaty awards among other... Read more
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The Economic Times
Ecommerce companies say not flouting pricing rulescommittee under NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant to look into ecommerce-related issu
Ecommerce companies say not flouting pricing rules
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
committee under NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant to look into ecommerce-related issues, including FDI policy and taxation. The committee includes secretaries of DIPP, Department of Economic Affairs and Department of Electronics & IT, a... Read more
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The Economic Times
FM Arun Jaitley takes stock of progress on bankruptcy law implementationtimeline for implementation of the law. We discussed the roadmap with the Finan
FM Arun Jaitley takes stock of progress on bankruptcy law implementation
The Economic Times / Posted 3 days ago
timeline for implementation of the law. We discussed the roadmap with the Finance Minister," Shaktikanta Das, Secretary of Department of Economic Affairs Secretary told reporters here. Under the new law, employees, creditors and shareholders would... Read more
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asianage
Arun Jaitley takes stock of progress on bankruptcy law implementationfirms and individuals in a time-bound manner. The Finance Minister chaired the
Arun Jaitley takes stock of progress on bankruptcy law implementation
asianage / Posted 3 days ago
firms and individuals in a time-bound manner. The Finance Minister chaired the meeting which was attended by officials of Department of Economic Affairs, Department of Financial Services and Department of Corporate Affairs. "We have a very tight... Read more
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New Kerala
Next RBI Governor Urjit Patel should be able to contain inflation: newkerala.com #108430Monetary Fund (IMF) in the US, India, Bahamas and Myanmar. He was also a consu
Next RBI Governor Urjit Patel should be able to contain inflation: newkerala.com #108430
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
Monetary Fund (IMF) in the US, India, Bahamas and Myanmar. He was also a consultant in India's Finance Ministry, in the Department of Economic Affairs, and an advisor at The Boston Consulting Group. This apart, he has been a non-resident Senior... Read more
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The Economic Times
Urjit Patel: The silent revolution of an owlmanaged the proprietary equity group. Handling the finance ministry won't be n
Urjit Patel: The silent revolution of an owl
The Economic Times / Posted 5 days ago
managed the proprietary equity group. Handling the finance ministry won't be new to him either. Patel's three years at the Department of Economic Affairs between 1998 and 2001 should help him navigate those waters besides which his low-key... Read more
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New Kerala
Expectations high as Urjit Patel appointed RBI Gov - newkerala.com #108004and 1995 where he covered the US, India, Bahamas and Myanmar desks. He was on d
Expectations high as Urjit Patel appointed RBI Gov - newkerala.com #108004
New Kerala / Posted 5 days ago
and 1995 where he covered the US, India, Bahamas and Myanmar desks. He was on deputation to the Reserve Bank from the IMF between 1996 and 1997 after which he was a consultant (1998-2001) to the Department of Economic Affairs in the Finance Minis... Read more
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International Business Times
Who is Urjit Patel, Reserve Bank of India's next governor?experience in financial, energy and infrastructure sectors, Dr Patel has served
Who is Urjit Patel, Reserve Bank of India's next governor?
International Business Times / Posted 5 days ago
experience in financial, energy and infrastructure sectors, Dr Patel has served as a consultant to the Ministry of Power, Department of Economic Affairs, from 1998 to 2001. He also served at the International Monetary Fund where he covered the US,... Read more
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Business Standard India
Expectations high as Urjit Patel appointed RBI Govand 1995 where he covered the US, India, Bahamas and Myanmar desks. He was on d
Expectations high as Urjit Patel appointed RBI Gov
Business Standard India / Posted 6 days ago
and 1995 where he covered the US, India, Bahamas and Myanmar desks. He was on deputation to the Reserve Bank from the IMF between 1996 and 1997 after which he was a consultant (1998-2001) to the Department of Economic Affairs in the Finance Minis... Read more
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The Hindu
Urjit Patel appointed RBI Governorexchange rate targeting and evolution of the foreign exchange market — Served
Urjit Patel appointed RBI Governor
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
exchange rate targeting and evolution of the foreign exchange market — Served as a consultant to the Ministry of Finance, Department of Economic Affairs between 1998 and 2001. — Between 2000 and 2004, he worked closely with several high-level... Read more
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asianage
Raghuram Rajan’s ‘inflation warrior’ is new RBI governorof the debt market, banking sector reforms, pension fund reforms, real exchange
Raghuram Rajan’s ‘inflation warrior’ is new RBI governor
asianage / Posted 6 days ago
of the debt market, banking sector reforms, pension fund reforms, real exchange rate targeting and evolution of the foreign exchange market. Mr Patel was also a consultant (1998-2001) to the Union ministry of finance’s department of economic affai... Read more
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asianage
Raghuram Rajan's �inflation warrior' is new RBI governorof the debt market, banking sector reforms, pension fund reforms, real exchange
Raghuram Rajan's �inflation warrior' is new RBI governor
asianage / Posted 6 days ago
of the debt market, banking sector reforms, pension fund reforms, real exchange rate targeting and evolution of the foreign exchange market. Mr Patel was also a consultant (1998-2001) to the Union ministry of finance’s department of economic affai... Read more
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dna
Arun Jaitley backs Urjit Patel to be successful as new RBI governorshould support disinflation," the brokerage had noted. Patel was also a Consul
Arun Jaitley backs Urjit Patel to be successful as new RBI governor
dna / Posted 6 days ago
should support disinflation," the brokerage had noted. Patel was also a Consultant (1998-2001) to the Ministry of Finance, Department of Economic Affairs, New Delhi. Between 2000 and 2004, he worked with several central and state government high... Read more
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The Economic Times
Challenge before Urjit Patel to ensure undisruptive forex withdrawalshould support disinflation," the brokerage had noted. Patel was also a Consul
Challenge before Urjit Patel to ensure undisruptive forex withdrawal
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
should support disinflation," the brokerage had noted. Patel was also a Consultant (1998-2001) to the Ministry of Finance, Department of Economic Affairs, New Delhi. Between 2000 and 2004, he worked with several central and state government high... Read more
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New Kerala
IMF to Brookings, Rajan's successor Urjit Patel has wide experience ( - newkerala.com #107716Monetary Fund (IMF) in the US, India, Bahamas and Myanmar. He was also a consu
IMF to Brookings, Rajan's successor Urjit Patel has wide experience ( - newkerala.com #107716
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
Monetary Fund (IMF) in the US, India, Bahamas and Myanmar. He was also a consultant in India's Finance Ministry, in the Department of Economic Affairs, and an advisor at The Boston Consulting Group. This apart, he has been a non-resident Senior... Read more
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Zero Hedge
India "Plays It Safe", Names Urjit Patel To Replace Rajan As Central Bank GovernorAfter the two-year deputation with RBI, Patel became a Consultant to the Govern
India "Plays It Safe", Names Urjit Patel To Replace Rajan As Central Bank Governor
Zero Hedge / Posted 6 days ago
After the two-year deputation with RBI, Patel became a Consultant to the Government of India in the Ministry of Finance, Department of Economic Affairs - a position he held from 1998 to 2001. Between 2000 and 2004, Dr. Patel worked with several... Read more
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dna
Who is Urjit Patel? All you need to know about the new RBI governorserved as the Chief Policy Officer at IDFC Limited from 1997-2006. He also serv
Who is Urjit Patel? All you need to know about the new RBI governor
dna / Posted 6 days ago
served as the Chief Policy Officer at IDFC Limited from 1997-2006. He also served as a consultant to the Ministry of Power, Department of Economic Affairs, New Delhi from 1998 to 2001 and served at the International Monetary Fund. Patel was one of... Read more
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The Hindu
Who is Urjit Patel?fund reforms, real exchange rate targeting and evolution of the foreign exchang
Who is Urjit Patel?
The Hindu / Posted 6 days ago
fund reforms, real exchange rate targeting and evolution of the foreign exchange market. He was also a consultant to the Department of Economic Affairs, Ministry of Finance between 1998 and 2001. Between 2000 and 2004, Dr. Patel worked closely... Read more
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Business Standard India
Who is Urjit Patel?: A profile of the new RBI Governorexchange market. After his stint at the central bank, he continued his India e
Who is Urjit Patel?: A profile of the new RBI Governor
Business Standard India / Posted 6 days ago
exchange market. After his stint at the central bank, he continued his India engagement as a consultant (1998-2001) to the Department of Economic Affairs in the finance ministry. He has also worked in the private sector with assignments such as... Read more
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New Kerala
IMF to Brookings, Rajan's successor Urjit Patel has wide experience - newkerala.com #107689Monetary Fund (IMF) in the US, India, Bahamas and Myanmar. He was also a consu
IMF to Brookings, Rajan's successor Urjit Patel has wide experience - newkerala.com #107689
New Kerala / Posted 6 days ago
Monetary Fund (IMF) in the US, India, Bahamas and Myanmar. He was also a consultant in India's Finance Ministry, in the Department of Economic Affairs, and an advisor at The Boston Consulting Group. This apart, he has been a non-resident Senior... Read more
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Business Standard India
Urjit Patel appointed as new RBI governorexchange market. After his stint at the central bank, he continued his India e
Urjit Patel appointed as new RBI governor
Business Standard India / Posted 6 days ago
exchange market. After his stint at the central bank, he continued his India engagement as a consultant (1998-2001) to the Department of Economic Affairs in the finance ministry. He has also worked in the private sector with assignments such as... Read more
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The Economic Times
PM Narendra Modi and FM Arun Jaitley discuss names for RBI Governornot the process." Other names believed to be in consideration include Niti Aayo
PM Narendra Modi and FM Arun Jaitley discuss names for RBI Governor
The Economic Times / Posted 8 days ago
not the process." Other names believed to be in consideration include Niti Aayog Vice-Chairman Arvind Panagariya, Department of Economic Affairs Secretary Shaktikanta Das, State Bank of India Chairman Arundhati Bhattacharya, former World... Read more
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Business Standard India
Govt officials find memo on foreign travel hard to digestby 129 commerce ministry officials to various destinations were done at a cost
Govt officials find memo on foreign travel hard to digest
Business Standard India / Posted 10 days ago
by 129 commerce ministry officials to various destinations were done at a cost of ~1.76 crore. The official website of Department of Economic Affairs, which is yet to post the latest foreign visit data, shows a total of 67 trips in 2012 by its... Read more
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Business Standard India
Competitive tax regime to push projects in real terms: Ajay Pandeythese as regulatory frameworks being set up in place. To get an arbitration cen
Competitive tax regime to push projects in real terms: Ajay Pandey
Business Standard India / Posted 11 days ago
these as regulatory frameworks being set up in place. To get an arbitration centre, for example, we had a meeting with the Department of Economic Affairs which understood that we needed an independent dispute resolution mechanism. They, however,... Read more
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The Hindu
Centre owes Rs. 80,000 crore to States, says CAG reportof the figures intimated by CAG are required to be ascertained and need to be r
Centre owes Rs. 80,000 crore to States, says CAG report
The Hindu / Posted 12 days ago
of the figures intimated by CAG are required to be ascertained and need to be reconciled with that of Budget Division, Department of Economic Affairs as the calculations for State share of Central Taxes and Duties are based on set practices and... Read more
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Business Standard India
All the Prime Minister's officersdecision to replace Smriti Irani with Prakash Javadekar. Bajaj is full of ideas
All the Prime Minister's officers
Business Standard India / Posted 12 days ago
decision to replace Smriti Irani with Prakash Javadekar. Bajaj is full of ideas and has benefited from his tenure in the department of economic affairs, where he handled pensions and insurance. Debashree Mukherjee (AGMUT, 1991) handles the... Read more
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The Economic Times
Government mulls liberalising ecommerce policy; giants like Amazon, Flipkart, others to gainrecommendations to PMO in two months. It includes secretaries of the Departmen
Government mulls liberalising ecommerce policy; giants like Amazon, Flipkart, others to gain
The Economic Times / Posted 17 days ago
recommendations to PMO in two months. It includes secretaries of the Department of Industrial Policy & Promotion (DIPP), Department of Economic Affairs (DEA) and Department of Electronics and Information Technology (DEITY) besides representatives... Read more
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The Economic Times
Ecommerce giants like Amazon, Flipkart may get boost via government's policy rejigrecommendations to PMO in two months. It includes secretaries of the Departmen
Ecommerce giants like Amazon, Flipkart may get boost via government's policy rejig
The Economic Times / Posted 17 days ago
recommendations to PMO in two months. It includes secretaries of the Department of Industrial Policy & Promotion (DIPP), Department of Economic Affairs (DEA) and Department of Electronics and Information Technology (DEITY) besides representatives... Read more
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New Kerala
Implementing National Policy for Women Safety - newkerala.com #100263the country, and the corpus has transferred Rs. 2000 Crore to the Public Accoun
Implementing National Policy for Women Safety - newkerala.com #100263
New Kerala / Posted 22 days ago
the country, and the corpus has transferred Rs. 2000 Crore to the Public Account for the Nirbhaya fund till 2015-16. The Department of Economic Affairs has issued guidelines for simplified procedure for making optimal utilisation of the Nirbhaya... Read more
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Business Standard India
Commerce Ministry working to align FDI policy with NIC codeDIPP has asked the Department of Economic Affairs to examine the draft on mappi
Commerce Ministry working to align FDI policy with NIC code
Business Standard India / Posted 27 days ago
DIPP has asked the Department of Economic Affairs to examine the draft on mapping of NIC code prepared by it The Commerce and Industry Ministry is working to align the FDI policy with the... Read more
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dna
Ease of doing business: Commerce Ministry to align FDI policy with NIC codeease of doing business for overseas investors. The Department of Industrial Po
Ease of doing business: Commerce Ministry to align FDI policy with NIC code
dna / Posted 27 days ago
ease of doing business for overseas investors. The Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) has asked the Department of Economic Affairs to examine the draft on mapping of NIC code prepared by it. "The DIPP is working very hard on... Read more
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New Kerala
3rd meeting of the Joint Committee at the Secretary Level under the India-Japan CEPA - newkerala.com #97687side was headed by Commerce Secretary, Department of Commerce, and represented
3rd meeting of the Joint Committee at the Secretary Level under the India-Japan CEPA - newkerala.com #97687
New Kerala / Posted 28 days ago
side was headed by Commerce Secretary, Department of Commerce, and represented by Department of Industrial Policy and Planning, Department of Economic Affairs, Ministry of External Affairs, Ministry of Steel and senior Customs Officials for... Read more
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SiliconIndia
G20 FMs Vow To Use 'All Policy Tools' To Support Global Growthissued after the G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors Meeting in so
G20 FMs Vow To Use 'All Policy Tools' To Support Global Growth
SiliconIndia / Posted 1 months ago
issued after the G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors Meeting in southwest Chinas Chengdu city said. Department of Economic Affairs Secretary Shakthikanta Das attended the gathering, which was held ahead of G20 leaders meeting... Read more
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dna
Govt puts NSEL cases in fast-track courtcases on exclusive basis," said a government release. The whole exercise is be
Govt puts NSEL cases in fast-track court
dna / Posted 1 months ago
cases on exclusive basis," said a government release. The whole exercise is being spearheaded by the finance ministry's Department of Economic Affairs (DEA) secretary Shaktikanta Das. In order to expedite the whole process of bringing the... Read more
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The Economic Times
G20 FMs vow to use 'all policy tools' to support global growthissued after the G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors Meeting in so
G20 FMs vow to use 'all policy tools' to support global growth
The Economic Times / Posted 1 months ago
issued after the G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors Meeting in southwest China's Chengdu city said. Department of Economic Affairs Secretary Shakthikanta Das attended the gathering, which was held ahead of G20 leaders meeting... Read more
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dna
Harshad Mehta scam: When a financial scandal triggered reforms in Indiainvestors' service standards, disclosure and surveillance levels and rampant us
Harshad Mehta scam: When a financial scandal triggered reforms in India
dna / Posted 1 months ago
investors' service standards, disclosure and surveillance levels and rampant use of insider and circular trading forced the Department of Economic Affairs to sit up in 1991, review the current systems and implemented the recommendations of G S Patel... Read more
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Business Standard India
PMO empowers junior ministers with new work profileRam Meghwal — the former would look after revenue and financial services, while
PMO empowers junior ministers with new work profile
Business Standard India / Posted 1 months ago
Ram Meghwal — the former would look after revenue and financial services, while the latter would oversee disinvestment, department of economic affairs and expenditure, officials said. In food and consumer affairs ministry, headed by Ram Vilas... Read more

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