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During PMLA investigation property can be attached upto 365 days from 20.03.2019

Notification No. 1/2019 (19/03/2019)

Government notifies that During PMLA investigation property can be attached upto 365 days from 20.03.2019 from the earlier period of 90 days as provided in Finance Act, 2019. MINISTRY OF FINANCE (Department of Revenue) Notification No. 1/2019 New Delhi, the 19th March, 2019 G.S.R. 225(E).—In exercise of the powers conferred by section 2...

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RBI Expert Committee on Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises

Press Release : 2018-2019/2221 (18/03/2019)

As you are aware the Reserve Bank has constituted an ‘Expert Committee on Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises (MSMEs)’ to understand the structural bottlenecks and factors affecting the performance of the sector. The details regarding the constitution and terms of reference of the Committee is available at https://rbi.org.in/Scripts/BS_...

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Entities into which FDI can be made

For a country where capital is not readily available, Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) has been an important source of funds for entities. I would like to share my views on entities into which FDI can be done. ENTITIES INTO WHICH FDI CAN BE MADE 1. Partnership Firm / Proprietary Concern 2. Venture Capital Fund 3. […]...

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Foreign Direct Investment – Who can invest in India

It is the intent and objective of the Government of India to attract and promote foreign direct investment in order to supplement domestic capital, technology and skills, for accelerated economic growth. Foreign Direct Investment, as distinguished from portfolio investment, has the connotation of establishing a “lasting interest‟ in a...

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Reserve Bank of India (Prevention of Market Abuse) Directions, 2019

RBI/2018-19/141 FMRD.FMSD.11/11.01.012/2018-19 (15/03/2019)

These Directions shall be called the Reserve Bank of India (Prevention of Market Abuse) Directions, 2019.(2) They shall come into force on March 15, 2019.(3) These Directions shall apply to transactions of all participants in markets for financial instruments but shall exclude transactions executed through the recognized stock exchanges u...

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Management of Non-Performing Asset the Importance of Cash Flow

The old dictums Prevention is better than cure and A stich in time saves nine are very much applicable and relevant in the matter of classifying the account as Non-Performing Asset (NPA). ...

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RBI- Trade Credit Policy – Revised framework

RBI/2018-2019/140A.P. (DIR Series) Circular No. 23 (13/03/2019)

Trade Credits can be raised under the automatic route up to the amount specified in the Annexto this circular and in compliance with the other applicable norms. The designated AD Category I bank while considering the Trade Credit proposal is expected to ensure compliance with applicable Trade Credit guidelines by their constituents. Any c...

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LEI Code – A Unique Code for Entities Participate in Financial Transaction

The LEI system has been implemented in a phased manner for participants (other than individuals) in the over-the-counter markets for rupee interest rate derivatives, foreign currency derivatives and credit derivatives in India in terms of RBI circular FMRD.FMID No. 14/11.01.007/2016-17 dated June 1, 2017 and for large corporate borrowers ...

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Investment by Resident Indian in JV/WOS abroad

With the aim to diversify the business abroad, avail the opportunity given by the overseas market, in order to make full utilization of full capacity, branding, and many more reasons to inspire the entities to go overseas, invest and set up an entity outside the jurisdiction. Further, it’s not only benefits the investing entities, but [...

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How to Set up Branch/ Liaison Office in India

Recently, India has been growing at an unprecedented pace which has aroused a keen interest among foreign entities to establish their operations in India and tap into one of the largest and fastest growing market, and have access to some of the best human resources in the world....

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Latest RBI / FEMA News

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The RBI (Reserve Bank of India) is India’s Apex bank which governs the banking regulations in the country and controls all the monetary policies of the country. It began its operations 1st of April 1935 at the time of British Rule as per the provisions laid down in the Reserve Bank of India Act, 1934. After India’s independence on 15th August 1947, the Reserve Bank of India was nationalized on 1st January 1949.

Reserve Bank of India is an independent monetary authority that regulates banks and offers important financial services such as controlling inflation, maintaining foreign exchange reserves, and providing monetary policy report. It plays a significant role in developing strategies of the Indian Government.

The FEMA Act (Foreign Exchange Management Act) is an Act constituted by the Indian Parliament for consolidating and amending the law related to foreign exchange for facilitating the external trade and payments and also for encouraging orderly maintenance and development of foreign exchange market in the country. This act was passed in the year 1999 during the winter session which replaced the previous Foreign Exchange Regulation Act (FERA). The FEMA Regulations makes offenses with respect to foreign exchange civil offenses.This Act extends and is applicable for the entire nation. FEMA Act allowed a new regime for foreign exchange management that is consistent with the World Trade Organization’s emerging framework.

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