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Mar 04, 2019
Bahrain invites Indian fintech firms to set up base, offers opportunities in open banking, blockchain among othersTo promote startups, a public private partnership platform in the name of Bahrain Fintech Bay has been created that provides physical space for fintech companies.
Jan 21, 2019
Pravasi Bharatiya Divas 2019: Govt wants 31 million-strong Indian diaspora to make 'desi' drive with flagship programmeThe Government of India will mark the 15th Pravasi Bharatiya Divas in Varanasi between 21 and 23 January. Prime Minister of Mauritius Pravind Kumar Jugnauth will preside over the three-day convention, where the theme this year is 'Role of Indian Diaspora in building a New India'.
Dec 08, 2018
India to retain position as world's top recipient of remittances in 2018, says World Bank reportIndia will retain its position as the world's top recipient of remittances this year, the World Bank said in a report.
Sep 12, 2018
Rupee's love letter to US dollar: Nearing 73, I can barely see you from this distance; and I really hate Adam GilmourRupee's letter to dollar
Aug 09, 2018
Kerala, Maharashtra, Karnataka and Tamil Nadu received 60% of total remittances in FY17, shows RBI dataNearly 82 percent of the total remittances received by the country originated from eight countries - the United Arab Emirates, the United States, Saudi Arabia, Qatar, Kuwait, Oman, the United Kingdom and Malaysia.
Apr 23, 2018
With $69 bn in remittances in 2017, India retains top slot followed by China, Philippines, says World BankIndia had in 2015 received remittance of US $68.91 billion, which fell to US $62.74 billion in the following year and has now risen to US $68.96 billion in 2017.
Mar 04, 2018
After Tripura debacle, CPM's national fortunes rest on money sent from West Asia to KeralaIn simple words, it’s not ideology or any progressive policies but West Asian capitalism that will keep the rump of the CPM or rather communism alive in India. When the remittances start falling, we will see the real test.
Jun 15, 2017
With $62.7 billion, India top remittance-receiving country in 2016: UN reportIn the decade between 2007 and 2016, India surpassed China to become the top receiving country for remittances.
Jun 06, 2017
Gulf diplomatic crisis: India's commercial ties with the key players involved in chartsWith the fall in oil prices, India's total trade with the Gulf countries has been on a decline
Apr 24, 2017
Oil crisis, economic slowdown, tightening visa norms hit remittances; decline to continue in 2017Back-to-back decline in remittances for the first time in 30 years will continue in 2017 as well, with Middle East countries still struggling with low oil prices and the United States adopting more job protection measures for their citizens