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Apr 18, 2018
It’s no mystery why banks have little appeal to the urban poor: They serve no purposeBanking system is incomprehensible and quite inaccessible for many of the urban poor. The most important service they need from banks is money- transfer
Apr 17, 2018
Why Misirpur village traded in its cards for cashShop owners dumped the swipe machines and reverted to cash sales owing to repeated transaction failures.
Apr 11, 2018
BJP’s FY17 income up 81%, BSP’s 266%; 75-80% of total funding comes from faceless donors; Who funds India’s politicians?The current trend in India—where a lion share of funds for parties come from anonymous sources—signals danger as it will inevitably strengthen the infamous political-corporate nexus, black money generation and corruption in the economy.
Feb 12, 2018
Congress releases manifesto for Nagaland Assembly polls, promises to work on solving political problem in stateThe Congress released its manifesto for Nagaland Assembly elections promising that it would make an endeavour to solve the political problem of the state if voted to power
Jan 16, 2018
Budget 2018: Mere incentives will not do the trick, needs a clear roadmap to migrate to digital society, say Firstpost panelistsNon-cash transactions spiked when cash was withdrawn from the economy overnight but as the cash returned, growth in digital transactions returned to the pre-demonetisation levels
Jan 03, 2018
Electoral bonds: State’s double standard for political parties and common man on right to anonymity is wrongElectoral bonds are such instrument that they seek to promote cashless political donations since these bonds can be purchased either through cash or cheque.
Dec 22, 2017
Cryptocurrency firm reportedly opens up cafe promoting its own digital coin amidst warning by Singapore governmentMonetary Authority of Singapore urged investors to exercise “extreme caution” towards the cryptocurrency market, which many feel is in a bubble.
Dec 21, 2017
Where are Rs 2,000 notes slowly disappearing? If RBI is killing pink bills, it’s good news for economyIf Rs 2,000 notes are withdrawn, it is unlikely to cause much grief to the common man because they never really helped him in daily transactions in the first place
Dec 12, 2017
Cashless economy: Govt hopes 1,800 crore digital payment transactions will take place in 2018 financial yearThe scale and value of digital payment transactions underscored how these new forms of payment had reached the masses, govt said
Dec 07, 2017
Govt ropes in ICICI Bank to enable cashless payments on e-NAM; to end traditional transaction modes for trading at mandisICICI Bank will enable BHIM and Unified Payments Interface on the e-NAM portal for making cashless payments