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Electronic Toll Collection (ETC) / FASTag- FAQs with SOP

Corporate Law - Q.1 What is Electronic Toll Collection (ETC) / FASTag? Ans: NHAI has rolled out program for Electronic Toll Collection on Toll Plazas on National Highways to be called FASTag. FASTag is a device that employs Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) technology for making toll payments directly from the prepaid account linked to it. It is affi...

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Bharat Bond Exchange Traded Fund (ETF)

Corporate Law - The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs has given its approval for creation and launch of Bharat Bond Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) to create an additional source of funding for Central Public Sector Undertakings (CPSUs) Central Public Sector Enterprises (CPSEs), Central Public Financial Institutions (CPFIs) and other Government organizati...

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How to gain competitive edge in international markets & trade fairs?

Corporate Law - Trade fairs are a great way to unlock huge potential to generate new business and expand business to new/emerging markets. Participating at a trade fair where you would be meeting exhibitors from many countries, is in itself a huge opportunity. Let’s prepare thoroughly and make the most of this opportunity! We can help you prepare [&hel...

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FASTag – Electronic Toll Collection

Corporate Law - FASTag is a digital system which has been developed by the National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI). It is based on National Electronic Toll Collection (NETC) programme. Due to the recent mandatory implementation, the word ‘FASTag’ has become more familiar within the general public at large. Implementation of ‘FASTag’ is a hu...

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RBI Policy Review: RBI pauses as inflation concerns return

Corporate Law - The pause in the rate cycle comes as a surprise given the dismal growth for the second quarter of 2019-20 and the likely persistence of a slowdown. Clearly the RBI has responded to hardening headline inflation and rising inflation expectations of households....

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MOS Finance: DRI must employ new-age technology to fight smuggling networks

Corporate Law - Ministry of Finance MOS Finance: DRI must employ new-age technology to fight smuggling networks Posted On: 04 DEC 2019 Shri Anurag Thakur, Minister of State for Finance & Corporate Affairs, said that sharing information, using data analytics and usage of non-intrusive technologies should be harnessed to effectively battle the modus op...

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Cabinet approves reduction of GOI equity in select CPSEs below 51%

Corporate Law - Cabinet approves reduction of Government of India (GOI) equity shareholding in select CPSEs below 51% by retaining management control The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs, chaired by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has accorded ‘in-principle’ approval for enabling reductionof Government of India paid-up share capital be...

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Cabinet approves proposal to Mitigate financial stress of Telecom Services Sector

Corporate Law - Department of Telecommunication will give an option to the Telecom Service Providers (TSPs) to defer payment of the spectrum auction instalments due for 2020-21 & 2021-22, either for one or both years.  These deferred amounts bill be spread equally in the remaining instalments to be paid by TSPs. Interest as stipulated while auctioning o...

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Steps taken for Prevention of Fraudulent Banking Practices

Corporate Law - . Government has issued Framework for timely detection, reporting, investigation etc. relating to large value bank frauds to Public Sector Banks (PSBs) for systemic and comprehensive checking of legacy stock of their non-performing assets (NPAs), which provides, inter-alia, that—...

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India’s Foreign Trade: October 2019

Corporate Law - India’s overall exports (Merchandise and Services combined) in April-October 2019-20* are estimated to be USD 310.23 billion, exhibiting a positive growth of 1.51 per cent over the same period last year. Overall imports in April-October 2019-20* are estimated to be USD 359.68 billion, exhibiting a negative growth of 4.61 per cent over t...

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National Consumer Court (NCDRC) Orders Refund to Home buyers

Amal Ganguli & Anr. v. M/s. Unitech Limited (National Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission,  New Delhi), Consumer Case No. 2712 of 2017, Dated- 09th May 2019 - National Consumer Disputes Redressal Commission (NCDRC) in the case of Amal Ganguli & Anr. v. M/S. Unitech Limited  ordered refund to the Home buyers....

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Jadhav case: ICJ Rules in favour of India (Read Order & Press Release)

Mr. Kulbhushan Sudhir Jadha case (India v. Pakistan) (International Court of Justice) - Jadhav case (India v. Pakistan)- The Court finds that the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, in the matter of the detention and trial of an Indian national, Mr. Kulbhushan Sudhir Jadhav, has acted in breach of the obligations incumbent on it under Article 36 of the vienna Convention on Consular Relations...

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Collecting parking fee by malls illegal : Gujarat HC issues notice (Read PIL)

Sajeev Bhargav Ezhava Vs. Versus State Of Gujarat (Ahmedabad High Court) - Petitioner Sajeev Ezhava, filed public interest litigation before Hon’ble Gujarat High Court contending that the parking fee collected by malls and commercial establishments is illegal and against the basis of exempting them from municipal taxes. ...

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Hotels / restaurants can Sale mineral water above MRP: SC

Federation of Hotel and Restaurant Association of India (Supreme Court of India) - Federation of Hotel and Restaurant Association of India (Supreme Court of India); Hon’ble SC held that that neither the Standards of Weights and Measures Act, 1976 read with the enactment of 1985, or the Legal Metrology Act, 2009, would apply so as to interdict the sale of mineral water in hot...

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Text of ICJ Judgment in the case of Kulbhushan Jadhav

Jadhav Case - India V. Pakistan (International Court Of Justice) - In the present case, the Applicant claims that Mr. Jadhav, who is an Indian national, was arrested, detained, tried and sentenced to death by Pakistan and that, despite several attempts, India was given no access to him and no possibility to communicate with him....

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Govt rectifies 52 errors in drafting of Act which cancelled article 370

Corrigenda- The Jammu And Kashmir Reorganisation Act, 2019 (34 Of 2019) - (12/09/2019) - Government amends made 52 errors in drafting of Jammu and Kashmir Reorganisation Act, 2019.   A bill for the act was introduced by the Minister of Home Affairs Amit Shah in the Rajya Sabha, on 5 August 2019. The bill was passed in Rajya Sabha the same day and was passed by the Lok Sabha […]...

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Pradhan Mantri Laghu Vyapari Maan-dhan Yojana, 2019

S.O. 2615(E) - (22/07/2019) - 1) This Scheme may be called the Pradhan Mantri Laghu Vyapari Maan-dhan Yojana, 2019. (2) It shall come into force on the 22ndday of July, 2019. (3) Subject to the provisions of this Scheme, the Laghu Vyaparis have option to become the members of the Scheme, on and from the 22ndday of July, 20...

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Draft Guidelines for use of Geographical Indication (GI) Logo & Tagline

P-24026/10/2018-IPR-IV -Part (1) - (24/06/2019) - The Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade, in order to encourage the promotion and marketing of Indian products registered as Geographical Indications, launched a common GI Logo and Tagline. The GI Logo will act as a certifying mark that can be used to identify all Indian products ...

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List of candidate won in recent Lok Sabha Election

O.N. 136(E) - (25/05/2019) - Partywise, Statewise and Constituency list of candidate won in recent Lok Sabha Election ELECTION COMMISSION OF INDIA NOTIFICATION New Delhi, the 25th May, 2019 .—Whereas, in pursuance of the Notifications No. H.11024(1)/2019-Leg-II, issued by the President of India on 18th March 2019, 19th Marc...

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Lakshadweep and Andaman & Nicobar Islands Industrial Development Scheme, 2018

F.No.16(35)/2018-NER - (01/01/2019) - The scheme will be called Lakshadweep and Andaman & Nicobar Islands Industrial Development Scheme, (LANIDS) 2018 and will cover Union Territories of Lakshadweep and Andaman & Nicobar Islands. It will be effective from 01.04.2018 and will remain in force up to 31.03.2020 with committed liabilities ac...

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Electronic Toll Collection (ETC) / FASTag- FAQs with SOP

Q.1 What is Electronic Toll Collection (ETC) / FASTag? Ans: NHAI has rolled out program for Electronic Toll Collection on Toll Plazas on National Highways to be called FASTag. FASTag is a device that employs Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) technology for making toll payments directly from the prepaid account linked to it. It is affi...

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Posted Under: Finance |

Bharat Bond Exchange Traded Fund (ETF)

The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs has given its approval for creation and launch of Bharat Bond Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) to create an additional source of funding for Central Public Sector Undertakings (CPSUs) Central Public Sector Enterprises (CPSEs), Central Public Financial Institutions (CPFIs) and other Government organizati...

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Posted Under: Finance |

How to gain competitive edge in international markets & trade fairs?

Trade fairs are a great way to unlock huge potential to generate new business and expand business to new/emerging markets. Participating at a trade fair where you would be meeting exhibitors from many countries, is in itself a huge opportunity. Let’s prepare thoroughly and make the most of this opportunity! We can help you prepare [&hel...

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Posted Under: Finance |

FASTag – Electronic Toll Collection

FASTag is a digital system which has been developed by the National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI). It is based on National Electronic Toll Collection (NETC) programme. Due to the recent mandatory implementation, the word ‘FASTag’ has become more familiar within the general public at large. Implementation of ‘FASTag’ is a hu...

Read More
Posted Under: Finance |

RBI Policy Review: RBI pauses as inflation concerns return

The pause in the rate cycle comes as a surprise given the dismal growth for the second quarter of 2019-20 and the likely persistence of a slowdown. Clearly the RBI has responded to hardening headline inflation and rising inflation expectations of households....

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Posted Under: Finance |

MOS Finance: DRI must employ new-age technology to fight smuggling networks

Ministry of Finance MOS Finance: DRI must employ new-age technology to fight smuggling networks Posted On: 04 DEC 2019 Shri Anurag Thakur, Minister of State for Finance & Corporate Affairs, said that sharing information, using data analytics and usage of non-intrusive technologies should be harnessed to effectively battle the modus op...

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Posted Under: Finance |

All about Legal Metrology Act 2009

Legal metrology” means that part of metrology which treats units of weighment and measurement, methods of weighment and measurement and weighing and measuring instruments, in relation to the mandatory technical and legal requirements which have the objects of ensuring public guarantee from the point of view of security and accuracy of t...

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Brief Review of DOT OSP License

OSP stands for Other Service Providers referring to the service provided in the Telecommunication Industry which uses telecom resources. It involves BPO/call centers, e-commerce, telebanking, telemedicine,-education, and other IT enabled services. Department of Telecommunication under the New Telecom Policy (NTP) 1999 made it compulsory f...

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Indian Visa Requirements for Foreigners

Under Indian law, the legal rights and the restrictions imposed on foreign nationals depend on whether they are categorized as residents or non-residents. Entry into India generally requires a valid visa granted by an Indian Mission (that is, consulate of the Indian embassy) abroad. Furthermore, foreign nationals who enter India must regi...

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How Technology Can Help You Save Time

Technology is the one thing which has helped a man in a lot of ways, the most important is without any doubt being able to save time. We can now do a lot more in less amount of time and without having to stress the way people before us used to do. When it comes […]...

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