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The Union Cabinet Thursday approved an agriculture export policy with an aim to double the shipments to USD 60 billion by 2022.

RBI issues draft norms on NRI participation in IRD market Dec 05 2018

The Reserve Bank of India issued draft guidelines on non-residents' participation in the interest rate derivative (IRD) market.

RBI keeps rates on hold, as expected Dec 05 2018

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) kept interest rates unchanged at a policy meeting on Wednesday to offer support for an economy that has lost some momentum, in a decision that was widely expected as inflation has eased significantly.

Arvind Subramanian says RBI almost paranoid about its capital needs Dec 05 2018

The Reserve Bank of India is almost paranoid when it comes to assessing its own capital needs, former chief economic adviser Arvind Subramanian has written in his book, 'Of Counsel - The Challenges of the Modi-Jaitley Economy'.

Modi set to leave for G20 summit, to meet Chinese President Nov 28 2018

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will leave for Argentina to take part in the 13th G20 meeting in Buenos Aires during which he will have several bilateral meetings, including with Chinese President Xi Jinping.

Karnataka government launches online registration of documents Nov 16 2018

Karnataka government Fridaylaunched a facility providing for online registration of documents aimed at making quick delivery of citizen-centric services.

Government launches credit scheme for cooperative startups Nov 14 2018

Agriculture Minister Radha Mohan Singh announced the launch of a scheme that aims to provide cheaper loans to startups in the cooperative sector and those having innovative projects costing up to Rs 3 crore.

Fed leaves rates unchanged, says U.S. economy strong Nov 10 2018

The U.S. Federal Reserve held interest rates steady on Thursday but remained on track to keep gradually tightening borrowing costs, as it pointed to a healthy economy that was marred only by a dip in the growth of business investment.

Google CEO unveils new policy to address sexual harassment at workplace Nov 09 2018

Google CEO Sundar Pichai has said the company has worked out a new comprehensive policy to address diversity and sexual harassment that became a great concern of Google employees.