The GSP programme covers 3,700 products. Fortunately, India used concessions for only just 1,784 of those.
A Nostro account is an account that a bank holds in a foreign currency in another bank.
The government in Budget 2019-20 also announced hiking of tax free gratuity to Rs 20 lakh for employees having service of more than five years.
Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale had not given any casualty figure in the airstrike and he had only given a statement, which was the government's "position", Sitharaman told reporters here.
"We do not agree with that at all. Our tariffs (import duties) are very consistent with the bound rates that we are entitled to in the WTO," Commerce Secretary Anup Wadhawan told reporters here.
The scheme was announced by then Interim Finance Minister Piyush Goyal during his Interim Budget speech on February 1.
There was practically no production in north India in January, due to a ban imposed on plucking, it said.
An arm of Tata Power-backed Resurgent Power Ventures, Renascent Power Ventures -- which has acquired 75.01 per cent stake in the Bara power plant -- will be offering 40 paise per unit cheaper electricity to Uttar Pradesh Power Corporation Ltd (UPPCL) under revised terms of power purchase agreement, a source said.
"The Reserve Bank of India (RBI)... has levied an aggregate penalty of Rs 10 million (Rs 1 crore) on the bank for non-compliance of regulatory directions observed during assessment of implementation of SWIFT-related operational controls," Yes Bank said in a regulatory filing.
This will provide some relief to policymakers and bolster hopes for a recovery in economic growth this quarter after Asia's third-largest economy lost momentum in the final three months of 2018.
US President Donald Trump on Monday said he intended to end India's preferential trade treatment under a program that allows $5.6 billion worth of Indian exports to enter the United States duty free.
Delinquencies in this segment are higher for public sector banks than private sector lenders because of the former's focus on priority lending targets
With non-performing loans rising at major banks and financial institutions, bank lending - the main source of borrowing for developers and buyers - has dwindled, reining in a rampant property market.
He asserted that India would export trains made by its engineers to Italy, but not import anything from there. Goyal, also the Coal Minister, made his remarks in a ceremony to dedicate to the country a 1,000-megawatt (MW) thermal power project of NTPL and a 150-MW solar power projects of NLC India Ltd in southern Tamil Nadu.
US President Donald Trump said he intends to end India's preferential trade treatment under a program that allows $5.6 billion worth of Indian exports to enter the United States duty free.
The rating based approach for assigning risk weights will lead to capital savings for banks of about Rs 13,000 crore, which will create additional lending headroom of about Rs. 1.4 lakh crore for the banking system
Chinese concessions in any deal are likely to fall short of US demands for deep change in the way the world's second-largest economy works.
India's economic growth rate has decelerated to a five-quarter low of 6.6 percent in the last quarter of 2018, dragged down by lower growth in consumer demand and government spending, raising concerns among policymakers and politicians.
The 'Asset Monetisation cell' will also deal with cases related to the sale of immovable enemy property, which refers to the assets left behind by people who migrated to Pakistan or China and are no longer citizens of India.
The cut could be announced as soon as this week, the unnamed source was quoted as saying.
Insurers will meet IRDAI representatives to seek a one-year extension to implementing the new capital framework
Addressing a function Sunday in Rajgarh district, over 130 kilometres from here, Nath said the farm loan waiver process would continue until all beneficiaries are covered.
Of the total borrowings during the month, USD 2.27 billion was raised through the automatic route of the ECBs.