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The Economic Times
Government will not ease sourcing norm for Apple in IndiaXiaomi and LeEco. The three-member special panel that considers such applicatio
Government will not ease sourcing norm for Apple in India
The Economic Times / Posted 3 hours ago
Xiaomi and LeEco. The three-member special panel that considers such applications had recommended Apple's case to the Department of Economic Affairs, suggesting that the company be exempt from the sourcing conditions. The panel consisted of... Read more
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The Financial Express
India signs $100 mn loan agreement with World BankThe agreement was signed by Department of Economic Affairs Joint Secretary Raj
India signs $100 mn loan agreement with World Bank
The Financial Express / Posted 6 hours ago
The agreement was signed by Department of Economic Affairs Joint Secretary Raj Kumar on behalf of India and World Bank’s India Acting Country Director Michael Haney on behalf of World Bank.(Reuters) India today signed a $ 100 million (about Rs 677... Read more
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dna
India signs Rs 677 crore loan agreement with World Bank for piped water supplyabout one million residents of Hubballi- Dharwad, including estimated 160,000 s
India signs Rs 677 crore loan agreement with World Bank for piped water supply
dna / Posted 8 hours ago
about one million residents of Hubballi- Dharwad, including estimated 160,000 slum dwellers. The agreement was signed by Department of Economic Affairs Joint Secretary Raj Kumar on behalf of India and World Bank's India Acting Country Director... Read more
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The Economic Times
India signs $100 mn loan agreement with World Bankabout one million residents of Hubballi- Dharwad, including estimated 160,000 s
India signs $100 mn loan agreement with World Bank
The Economic Times / Posted 8 hours ago
about one million residents of Hubballi- Dharwad, including estimated 160,000 slum dwellers. The agreement was signed by Department of Economic Affairs Joint Secretary Raj Kumar on behalf of India and World Bank's India Acting Country Director... Read more
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The Financial Express
India signs $100 million loan agreement with World Bankabout one million residents of Hubballi- Dharwad, including estimated 160,000 s
India signs $100 million loan agreement with World Bank
The Financial Express / Posted 8 hours ago
about one million residents of Hubballi- Dharwad, including estimated 160,000 slum dwellers. The agreement was signed by Department of Economic Affairs Joint Secretary Raj Kumar on behalf of India and World Bank’s India Acting Country Director... Read more
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The Hindu
Centre owes over Rs. 81,000 cr. to Statesfrom 1999-2000 and for direct taxes from 2005-06. In a letter written by Balvi
Centre owes over Rs. 81,000 cr. to States
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
from 1999-2000 and for direct taxes from 2005-06. In a letter written by Balvinder Singh, Deputy CAG, to the Secretary, Department of Economic Affairs, on February 19, “The total amount to be further devolved to the States comes out to Rs.... Read more
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Deepika
Business News Detailby RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan, and attended by the four deputy governors among
Business News Detail
Deepika / Posted 5 days ago
by RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan, and attended by the four deputy governors among others. Shaktikanta Das, Secretary, Department of Economic Affairs, who is government nominee director on the Board also attended the meeting. Site Designed &... Read more
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Currency notes in India all set to carry a new lookCentral Board was chaired by RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan, and attended by the f
Currency notes in India all set to carry a new look
dna / Posted 5 days ago
Central Board was chaired by RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan, and attended by the four deputy governors among others. Shaktikanta Das, Secretary, Department of Economic Affairs, who is government nominee director on the Board also attended the mee... Read more
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The Economic Times
RBI readies new banknote designs; Board takes stock of economyCentral Board was chaired by RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan, and attended by the f
RBI readies new banknote designs; Board takes stock of economy
The Economic Times / Posted 5 days ago
Central Board was chaired by RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan, and attended by the four deputy governors among others. Shaktikanta Das, Secretary, Department of Economic Affairs, who is government nominee director on the Board also attended the mee... Read more
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Business Standard India
Railways will petition regulator for fare changes: Suresh Prabhakar Prabhupartnership. The World Bank has given its in-principle approval for the creatio
Railways will petition regulator for fare changes: Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu
Business Standard India / Posted 6 days ago
partnership. The World Bank has given its in-principle approval for the creation of the fund. Now, the proposal is with the Department of Economic Affairs (DEA). We are ready with the basic structure. We'll take it forward once other formalities are... Read more
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The Economic Times
CVC directs Finance Ministry to check vigilance clearance given to Sebi MemberIndia), for the second time in August 2012, without proper vigilance clearance
CVC directs Finance Ministry to check vigilance clearance given to Sebi Member
The Economic Times / Posted 7 days ago
India), for the second time in August 2012, without proper vigilance clearance from the Chief Vigilance Officer ( CVO ) of Department of Economic Affairs (DEA). In a letter to the DEA Secretary in Finance Ministry, the CVC said the petition has... Read more
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Business Standard India
Q&A: Shaktikanta Das, Secretary, Economic Affairs'Expect MPC in 1st half of this financial year...our focus now will be on implementation'year; they distort the market. On the fund, discussions have been held between
Q&A: Shaktikanta Das, Secretary, Economic Affairs'Expect MPC in 1st half of this financial year...our focus now will be on implementation'
Business Standard India / Posted 8 days ago
year; they distort the market. On the fund, discussions have been held between Nabard, department of financial services, department of economic affairs and the agriculture ministry, among others. Several rounds of discussion have been held and we... Read more
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Business Standard India
CVC mulls action in Sebi member appointment casewas appointed as a whole-time member for the second time in August 2012, withou
CVC mulls action in Sebi member appointment case
Business Standard India / Posted 8 days ago
was appointed as a whole-time member for the second time in August 2012, without having vigilance clearance from the CVO, department of economic affairs (DEA) as per the procedure. The appointment of Saran was made despite an on-going... Read more
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Business Standard India
CVC considers action in Sebi member appointment casewas appointed as a whole-time member for the second time in August 2012, withou
CVC considers action in Sebi member appointment case
Business Standard India / Posted 8 days ago
was appointed as a whole-time member for the second time in August 2012, without having vigilance clearance from the CVO, department of economic affairs (DEA) as per the procedure. The appointment of Saran was made despite an on-going... Read more
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dna
Arvind Panagariya-led delegation to discuss Mumbai - Ahmedabad bullet train project in Tokyo todayPanagariya, the Indian delegation will comprise A K Mital, Chairman Railway Boa
Arvind Panagariya-led delegation to discuss Mumbai - Ahmedabad bullet train project in Tokyo today
dna / Posted 8 days ago
Panagariya, the Indian delegation will comprise A K Mital, Chairman Railway Board, Shaktikanta Das, Secretary Department of Economic Affairs, S Jaishankar, Foreign Secretary, and Ramesh Abhishek, Secretary, Department of Industry... Read more
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Business Standard India
Indian, Japanese officials to discuss bullet train projectPanagariya, the Indian delegation will comprise A K Mital, chairman Railway Boa
Indian, Japanese officials to discuss bullet train project
Business Standard India / Posted 9 days ago
Panagariya, the Indian delegation will comprise A K Mital, chairman Railway Board, Shaktikanta Das, secretary, department of economic affairs, S Jaishankar, foreign secretary, and Ramesh Abhishek, secretary, department of industry... Read more
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The Financial Express
Indian, Japanese officials to discuss bullet train projectPanagariya, the Indian delegation will comprise A K Mital, Chairman Railway Boa
Indian, Japanese officials to discuss bullet train project
The Financial Express / Posted 9 days ago
Panagariya, the Indian delegation will comprise A K Mital, Chairman Railway Board, Shaktikanta Das, Secretary Department of Economic Affairs, S Jaishankar, Foreign Secretary, and Ramesh Abhishek, Secretary, Department of Industry... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Arvind Pangariya-led team to discuss bullet train project in Tokyowith a paid up capital of Rs 200 crore to implement the project. The Pangariya
Arvind Pangariya-led team to discuss bullet train project in Tokyo
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 10 days ago
with a paid up capital of Rs 200 crore to implement the project. The Pangariya-led team consisting of top bureaucrats from department of economic affairs, department of industrial policy and promotion, and external affairs left for Japan on Friday,... Read more
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The Economic Times
Arvind Pangariya-led team to discuss bullet train project in TokyoRs 200 crore to implement the bullet train project. The Pangariya-led high-lev
Arvind Pangariya-led team to discuss bullet train project in Tokyo
The Economic Times / Posted 10 days ago
Rs 200 crore to implement the bullet train project. The Pangariya-led high-level team consisting of top bureaucrats from Department of Economic Affairs, Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion, and External Affairs has left for Japan... Read more
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The Financial Express
Bullet train: Arvind Panagariya-led team to discuss project in TokyoRs 200 crore to implement the bullet train project. The Pangariya-led high-lev
Bullet train: Arvind Panagariya-led team to discuss project in Tokyo
The Financial Express / Posted 10 days ago
Rs 200 crore to implement the bullet train project. The Pangariya-led high-level team consisting of top bureaucrats from Department of Economic Affairs, Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion, and External Affairs has left for Japan... Read more
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dna
Arvind Pangariya-led team to discuss bullet train project in TokyoRs 200 crore to implement the bullet train project. The Pangariya-led high-lev
Arvind Pangariya-led team to discuss bullet train project in Tokyo
dna / Posted 10 days ago
Rs 200 crore to implement the bullet train project. The Pangariya-led high-level team consisting of top bureaucrats from Department of Economic Affairs, Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion, and External Affairs has left for Japan... Read more
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The Economic Times
Xiaomi's application for single brand retail put on hold by governmentbasis. Technology major Apple has already got a go-ahead from the panel and it
Xiaomi's application for single brand retail put on hold by government
The Economic Times / Posted 12 days ago
basis. Technology major Apple has already got a go-ahead from the panel and its proposal is now being considered by the department of economic affairs. Besides Xiaomi, the panel is also considering the application of China-based telecom company... Read more
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The Economic Times
Government to link 585 agricultural markets electronically by next yearempower farmers," Pattanayak said at a workshop on India Country Programme Eval
Government to link 585 agricultural markets electronically by next year
The Economic Times / Posted 12 days ago
empower farmers," Pattanayak said at a workshop on India Country Programme Evaluation jointly organised by IFAD and the Department of Economic Affairs (Finance Ministry). A specialised United Nations agency, IFAD invests in rural areas, poverty... Read more
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The Financial Express
Despite Modi push, gas grid stays stuckministry has turned this down. “In the evaluation of the gas pipeline project u
Despite Modi push, gas grid stays stuck
The Financial Express / Posted 13 days ago
ministry has turned this down. “In the evaluation of the gas pipeline project under viability gap funding scheme, the department of economic affairs opined that such scheme does not cover the funding for the development of gas pipelines,” a... Read more
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Business Standard India
Monetary Policy Committee formation to start after Finance Act notification: Dascentral bank. The search committee for government appointees will comprise of
Monetary Policy Committee formation to start after Finance Act notification: Das
Business Standard India / Posted 14 days ago
central bank. The search committee for government appointees will comprise of the cabinet secretary, the secretary of the Department of Economic Affairs, the RBI governor and three experts in the field of economics or banking as nominated by the... Read more
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The Financial Express
Bullet train project: Arvind Panagariya, top officials to visit Japansee through the flagship project. Panagariya, along with the Foreign Secretary
Bullet train project: Arvind Panagariya, top officials to visit Japan
The Financial Express / Posted 19 days ago
see through the flagship project. Panagariya, along with the Foreign Secretary, Railway Board Chairman and Secretaries of Department of Economic Affairs, Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion are scheduled to meet in Tokyo on May 16 to... Read more
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The Financial Express
Govt to review performance of consultants with various departmentsthe consultancy is in line with the department’s objectives. A screening commi
Govt to review performance of consultants with various departments
The Financial Express / Posted 20 days ago
the consultancy is in line with the department’s objectives. A screening committee comprising Cabinet Secretary, Secretary-Department of Economic Affairs and Secretary of the concerned ministry has been constituted to examine proposals received... Read more
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dna
India to pay 1.5% interest on over Rs 43,000 crore Iran oil dues as goodwill gesturerequested the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) for bringing it under ACU mechanism.
India to pay 1.5% interest on over Rs 43,000 crore Iran oil dues as goodwill gesture
dna / Posted 21 days ago
requested the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) for bringing it under ACU mechanism. RBI in turn has sought concurrence from the Department of Economic Affairs for brining Iran under the ACU mechanism. "Settling payment through ACU mechanism hinges on... Read more
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The Economic Times
India to pay 1.5% interest on $6.5 billion Iran oil duesrequested the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) for bringing it under ACU mechanism.
India to pay 1.5% interest on $6.5 billion Iran oil dues
The Economic Times / Posted 21 days ago
requested the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) for bringing it under ACU mechanism. RBI in turn has sought concurrence from the Department of Economic Affairs for brining Iran under the ACU mechanism. "Settling payment through ACU mechanism hinges on... Read more
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The Financial Express
India to pay 1.5% interest on $6.5 bn Iran oil duesrequested the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) for bringing it under ACU mechanism.
India to pay 1.5% interest on $6.5 bn Iran oil dues
The Financial Express / Posted 21 days ago
requested the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) for bringing it under ACU mechanism. RBI in turn has sought concurrence from the Department of Economic Affairs for brining Iran under the ACU mechanism. “Settling payment through ACU mechanism hinges on... Read more
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Business Standard India
India to pay 1.5% interest on $6.5 bn Iran oil duesrequested the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) for bringing it under ACU mechanism.
India to pay 1.5% interest on $6.5 bn Iran oil dues
Business Standard India / Posted 21 days ago
requested the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) for bringing it under ACU mechanism. RBI in turn has sought concurrence from the Department of Economic Affairs for brining Iran under the ACU mechanism. "Settling payment through ACU mechanism hinges on... Read more
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asianage
India to pay 1.5 per cent interest on $6.5 billion Iran oil duesrequested the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) for bringing it under ACU mechanism.
India to pay 1.5 per cent interest on $6.5 billion Iran oil dues
asianage / Posted 21 days ago
requested the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) for bringing it under ACU mechanism. RBI in turn has sought concurrence from the Department of Economic Affairs for brining Iran under the ACU mechanism. "Settling payment through ACU mechanism hinges on... Read more
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The Economic Times
India keen on setting up LNG terminal at Iranian portwith Iran would be settled through the Asian Clearing Union (ACU), he said. "R
India keen on setting up LNG terminal at Iranian port
The Economic Times / Posted 22 days ago
with Iran would be settled through the Asian Clearing Union (ACU), he said. "RBI in turn has sought concurrence from the Department of Economic Affairs for brining Iran under the ACU mechanism. Actual settlement through ACU mechanism hinges on... Read more
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The Financial Express
Government grants infra status to Shipyard industrya move that will help the sectoral players get long-term financing at cheaper r
Government grants infra status to Shipyard industry
The Financial Express / Posted 22 days ago
a move that will help the sectoral players get long-term financing at cheaper rates. A Gazette notification issued by Department of Economic Affairs in the Ministry of Finance last month issued an “updated Harmonized Master List of... Read more
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The Economic Times
Government grants infra status to Shipyard industrya move that will help the sectoral players get long-term financing at cheaper r
Government grants infra status to Shipyard industry
The Economic Times / Posted 22 days ago
a move that will help the sectoral players get long-term financing at cheaper rates. A Gazette notification issued by Department of Economic Affairs in the Ministry of Finance last month issued an "updated Harmonized Master List of... Read more
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The Hindu
Questions in Parliament, April 29, 2016this year, the government said on Friday. Union Health Minister J.P. Nadda in
Questions in Parliament, April 29, 2016
The Hindu / Posted 24 days ago
this year, the government said on Friday. Union Health Minister J.P. Nadda in a written reply in the Lok Sabha said the department of Economic Affairs in the Finance Ministry in its office memorandum has prescribed guidelines for consultants by... Read more
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dna
Nirbhaya Funds lying idle while crimes against women rise: Parliament committeethe utilisation were missing. In 2015 finally, it was decided that the WCD mini
Nirbhaya Funds lying idle while crimes against women rise: Parliament committee
dna / Posted 26 days ago
the utilisation were missing. In 2015 finally, it was decided that the WCD ministry will be the nodal authority, and the department of economic affairs under the finance ministry will look at financial appraisals of the funds released for the... Read more
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The Economic Times
Skechers, Kiko get nod for single brand retailfinal clearances. o fast-track single-brand retail proposals, DIPP now examine
Skechers, Kiko get nod for single brand retail
The Economic Times / Posted 27 days ago
final clearances. o fast-track single-brand retail proposals, DIPP now examines all applications and forwards them to the Department of Economic Affairs for the finance minister's nod. The Foreign Investment Promotion Board does not scrutinise... Read more
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The Economic Times
Speeding up FDI: Automatic approval likely for more sectors, says Shaktikanta DasBudget proposals with highways, irrigation and railways along with public secto
Speeding up FDI: Automatic approval likely for more sectors, says Shaktikanta Das
The Economic Times / Posted 29 days ago
Budget proposals with highways, irrigation and railways along with public sector entities leading the way. The department of economic affairs has written to all ministries for speedy implementation of Budget announcements, critical to... Read more
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The Economic Times
FDI in more sectors may be put on automatic route: Shaktikanta DasBudget proposals with highways, irrigation and railways along with public secto
FDI in more sectors may be put on automatic route: Shaktikanta Das
The Economic Times / Posted 30 days ago
Budget proposals with highways, irrigation and railways along with public sector entities leading the way. The department of economic affairs has written to all ministries for speedy implementation of Budget announcements, critical to... Read more
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The Hindu
National corridor body plan shelvedwill then be forwarded to the DMIC Trust for final clearance. The Trust — curr
National corridor body plan shelved
The Hindu / Posted 30 days ago
will then be forwarded to the DMIC Trust for final clearance. The Trust — currently managed by the Secretaries of Department of Economic Affairs, Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion and that of NITI Aayog — could be expanded to... Read more

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