Press Release : 2016-2017/2556 -
A key feature of the inflationary process during 2015-16 was the large divergence in the Consumer Price Index (CPI) and Wholesale Price Index (WPI) inflation....
Press Release : 2016-2017/2419 -
Reserve Bank of India today formally launched a mobile application (app) version of Reserve Bank of India’s website (www.rbi.org.in). The app is available on Android as well as iOS platforms and can be downloaded from the Play Store/App Store in one’s Android phone/iPhone, respectively, using the keyword Reserve Bank of India...
Press Releases No. 15/2017 -
Shri Ajay Tyagi took charge as Chairman, Securities and Exchange Board of India, today. Prior to this, Shri Tyagi was Additional Secretary, Department of Economic Affairs, Ministry of Finance, Government of India, handling the portfolios of Capital Market Division, Investment Division, Infrastructure Division and Currency and Coinage Div...
Press Release: 2016-2017/2303 -
Reserve Bank of India has set up an Inter-disciplinary Standing Committee on Cyber Security to, inter alia, review the threats inherent in the existing/emerging technology; study adoption of various security standards/protocols; interface with stakeholders; and suggest appropriate policy interventions to strengthen cyber security and resi...
Press Release : 2016-2017/2218 -
Recent developments have given a fillip to electronic transactions including card payments even at smaller merchant establishments. Keeping this in mind, for encouraging a wider segment of merchants to accept card payments, consultations were held with stakeholders for rationalising the MDR structure for debit card transactions....
Press Release No. 11/2017 -
The Board also discussed the plan of action for FY 2017-18. Some of the major initiatives proposed are as follows: Reducing the listing time gap by bringing down the issue timing from the existing requirement of T+6. Allowing, in consultation with Stakeholders and Regulators, institutional participation in commodity derivatives markets i...
Press Release No. 10/2017 -
Besides Shri U.K.Sinha, Chairman, SEBI, the meeting was attended by members of the SEBI Board namely, Shri Tapan Ray, Shri. Arun P. Sathe. Shri S. Raman and Shri. G. Mahalingam. Executive Directors and other senior officials of SEBI were also present....
DO FTS No. 384553/2017 -
While pursuing the path of revenue mobilisation, which is an integral part of our core work, we must always keep in our view, the assurance given by Hon'ble Finance Minister that all honest, tax-compliant persons will be treated with dignity and courtesy....
Press Release: 2016-2017/2126 -
On the basis of an assessment of the current and evolving macroeconomic situation at its meeting today, the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) decided to...
Chief General Manager Press Release: 2016-2017/2072 -
Commercial Papers (CPs) were introduced to enable corporate borrowers to diversify their sources of short-term borrowings as also to provide an additional instrument to investors. ...