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Why real estate Ponzi scheme will continue despite new Real Estate Bill

Apr 21, 2015

Why real estate Ponzi scheme will continue despite new Real Estate Bill

The Bill requires real estate companies to compulsorily deposit half of the money raised from buyers for a particular project into a monitorable account. #Ponzi scheme #PolicyWatch #Real Estate Bill #RERA
Privileges for MPs at airports, free passages for Air India staff to stay: Raju

Apr 20, 2015

Privileges for MPs at airports, free passages for Air India staff to stay: Raju

As per Raju, netas can continue to ask for tea/coffee free of charge, get access to terminal building, visitors' gallery etc. #air india #Lok Sabha #IATA #PolicyWatch #Robert Vadra #Civil aviation #A Gajapathi Raju
RBI notifies hike in FDI cap in insurance sector to 49%

Apr 08, 2015

RBI notifies hike in FDI cap in insurance sector to 49%

The FDI cap in the sector has been hiked to 49 percent and that includes foreign investment in the forms of FPI, FII, QFI, FVCI, NRI and DR. #RBI #FDI #PolicyWatch #insurance sector #DIPP #IRDA Act
Cabinet drops amendments to Juvenile Act from agenda, prefers re-look

Apr 07, 2015

Cabinet drops amendments to Juvenile Act from agenda, prefers re-look

The women and child development ministry had rejected the recommendations of a parliamentary committee not to try juveniles in the age group of 16 to 18 years under laws governing the adults (IPC). #Supreme Court #Crime #PolicyWatch #Parliamentary Standing Committee #IPC #Ministry of Women and Child Development #Juvenile Act
RBI policy: Even a rate cut by Raghuram Rajan may not benefit the common man

Apr 06, 2015

RBI policy: Even a rate cut by Raghuram Rajan may not benefit the common man

Factors that prevented banks from lowering their loan rates have remained quite strong. These include piling up of bad and restructured loans, weak earnings growth and poor capital position of state-run banks. #RBI #CRR #Banks #Raghuram Rajan #PolicyWatch #SLR #bad loans #Lending rates #Corporate bonds
President allows re-promulgation of land ordinance a day before it expires

Apr 03, 2015

President allows re-promulgation of land ordinance a day before it expires

The fresh ordinance, which is the 11th by the Narendra Modi government, incorporates nine amendments that were part of the bill passed in Lok Sabha last month. #Sonia Gandhi #Pranab Mukherjee #UPA #Narendra Modi #Rajya Sabha #PolicyWatch #Land Acquisition Ordinance #NDA' Lok Sabha
Sebi proposes including family trusts, NBFCs in QIB segment

Apr 02, 2015

Sebi proposes including family trusts, NBFCs in QIB segment

The existing QIBs include public financial institutions like scheduled commercial banks, mutual funds, foreign institutional investor and venture capital funds. #RBI #SEBI #PolicyWatch #NBFCs #Primary Market Advisory Committee #Family trusts #Qualified Institutional Buyers #Alternate Investment Funds
Make in India push for exports: NDA's foreign trade policy sets $900 bn target by 2020

Apr 02, 2015

Make in India push for exports: NDA's foreign trade policy sets $900 bn target by 2020

The FTP also seeks to establish an Export Promotion Mission to provide an institutional framework to work with state governments to boost India's exports. #Economy #Nirmala Sitharaman #PolicyWatch #foreign trade policy #special economic zones #Rajeev Kher #Minimum Alternate Tax #CENVAT #Export Promotion Mission #SEIS