Archive for July, 2013

RBI and The Government on the Same Page and working together to Achieve Stability and Growth; Government Welcomes the RBI Policy Statement : CEA

Comments Off | 07-30-2013

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) came out with its policy statement this morning. The RBI left policy rates on hold. Dr Raghuram Rajan, Chief Economic Adviser (CEA), Ministry of Finance said that RBI policy saw the main immediate macroeconomic task as that of stabilizing the rupee, and believes that once the rupee is stabilized,

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Banking Sector India, General | Read More

Overwhelming Response for e-filing from Every Corner of the Country; More than 82 Lakh Returns E-Filed till 29th July, 2013 which is More than 40% of the Returns e-filed during the Same Period Last Year; Record Peak of more than 85,000 Returns Per Hour Achieved

Comments Off | 07-30-2013

The due date for filing of Income Tax Return for individuals and non-auditable cases is 31st July, 2013. There has been an overwhelming response for e-filing from every corner of the country. More than 82 lakh returns have been e-filed till 29th July, 2013 which is more than 40% of the returns e-filed during the

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in General | Read More

TRAI issues draft amendment regulations for strengthening the Telecom Consumers Complaint Redressal Regulations

Comments Off | 07-30-2013

TRAI, with a view to protect the interests of the consumers, issued the “Telecom Consumers Complaint Redressal Regulations, 2012” on 5th January 2012, laying down a revised frame work for addressing the complaints of consumers by telecom service providers for making the complaint redressal more effective.
TRAI had received a number of representations from consumer organisations

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in General | Read More

TRAI releases consultation paper on Foreign Direct Investment in Broadcasting Sector

Comments Off | 07-30-2013

The Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) has today released a consultation paper on Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) limits in various segments of the broadcasting sector in India.
The Authority has, from time to time, given its recommendations on the subject of FDI in various segments of broadcasting sector, either suo motu or on request of

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in FDI news India, General | Read More

Government calls upon industry to invest in R&D in agrochemicals sector

Comments Off | 07-30-2013

The Government has called upon agrochemicals industry to invest in Research & Development and innovations in agrochemicals sector. Delivering the inaugural address at a two-day Third National Conference here today, the Secretary, Department of Chemicals & Petrochemicals, Ministry of Chemicals & Fertilizers, Shri Indrajit Pal said that in order to remain globally competitive, the industry

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Agriculture sector, General | Read More

India and Senegal sign Executive Programme for Cultural Cooperation

Comments Off | 07-29-2013

India and Senegal enjoy age-old friendly relations and to reaffirm their commitment to have sustained cultural exchanges by signing “Executive Programme for Cultural Cooperation” between India and Senegal for the period 2013-2015 on 29th July 2013 at New Delhi. The Executive Programme for Cultural Cooperation was signed by Smt. Chandresh Kumari Katoch, Minister of Culture

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in General | Read More

UPA Government Committed to Providing Safe Drinking Water to All: Tewari

Comments Off | 07-27-2013

Ludhiana, July 27: Information & Broadcasting Minister Sh. Manish Tewari has said that the UPA Government is committed to providing safe and clean drinking water to all. Addressing a number of public meetings in Ludhiana today, Sh Tewari expressed concern over the non-availability of clean and safe drinking water in Punjab. Mr. Tewari further said,

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in General | Read More

Government will Continue to Play Pioneering Role in Providing Policy Stimulus to Real Estate Sector : Dr Girija Vyas

Comments Off | 07-27-2013

Dr Girija Vyas , Minister for Housing & Urban Poverty Alleviation has stated that the Government will continue to play a pioneering role in providing policy stimulus to real estate sector. She was delivering her key note address on theme of “ Reality Favours the Brave –Surviving Against All Odds” at the 13th National Convention

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in General | Read More

PM’s remarks at the foundation-stone laying function for the new NCAER Centre

Comments Off | 07-27-2013

Following are excerpts from the Prime Minister, Dr. Manmohan Singh’s remarks, at the foundation-stone laying function for the new NCAER Centre, in New Delhi today:
“I am very happy today, to be here on this occasion, to lay the foundation stone of the new building of the National Council of Applied Economic Research. The institute is

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in General | Read More

CERC committed to promoting efficiency in power sector

Comments Off | 07-27-2013

Commemorating fifteen years of its existence, Central Electricity Regulatory Commission (CERC), a key regulator of power sector in India has resolved to continue to act with same fortitude and uprightness in carrying forward its mission of promoting competition, efficiency and economy in power sector. Speaking on the occasion, Shri V S Verma, the senior most

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in General | Read More

© Invest in India | Investinindia.com