Page-7 of Economy & Banking Current Affairs - 2022

DoT License for Kerala Fibre Optic Network (KFON)

Kerala bas become the first and only state in India to launch its own internet service, Kerala Fibre Optic Network (KFON). Key Facts It was announced by Chief Minister of Kerala, after Department of Telecommunications granted an Internet Service Provider (ISP) licence to KFON Ltd, to provide internet access to everyone in state. About KFON ..

Month: 

Category: 

Topics: 

Ashish Kumar Chauhan: New NSE chief

Ashish Kumar Chauhan is all set to become the new chief of National Stock Exchange (NSE). Key Facts Candidature of Ashish Kumar Chauhan was cleared by ‘Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI)’. He will become the managing director (MD) and chief executive officer (CEO) of NSE. Presently, he is the MD & CEO of the ..

Month: 

Category: 

Topics: 

Jagriti: Mascot for Consumer Rights

Recently, Jagriti Mascot was launched by the Department of Consumer Affairs (DoCA), in a bid to empower consumers and generate awareness on their rights. About Jagriti Mascot Jagriti Mascot will help in empowering consumers and generating awareness among them about “consumer rights”. The Mascot will be presented as an empowered consumer, mushrooming awareness on consumer ..

Month: 

Category: 

Topics: 

NIRF Rankings 2022 – Highlights

NIRF Rankings 2022 were released on July 15, 2022 by the Union Education Minister Dharmendra Pradhan. Key Points In year 2022, rankings were announced in 11 categories viz., Engineering, Colleges, Universities, Management, Overall, Medical, Law, Architecture, Research, Dental, and Pharmacy. Number of colleges or universities or institutions taking part in NIRF ranking has been increasing ..

Month: 

Category: 

Topics: 

U.P Bundelkhand Expressway

Bundelkhand Expressway was recently inaugurated in Jalaun, Uttar Pradesh by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Highlights Bundelkhand Expressway is a 296 km long expressway. It will pass through 7 districts and lastly connect with Agra- Lucknow expressway. The expressway will provide a seamless connectivity and boost economic progress in this region, by bringing in an industrial ..

Month: 

Category: 

Topics: 

NSO Survey on proportion of unmarried persons

The Social Statistic Division of National Statistical Office (NSO) recently released a report on proportion of Unmarried person in India. Key Findings of the report As per NSO report, percentage share of unmarried young people is increasing. This number is commonly increasing among men and women. Percentage of youth (aged 15-29 years) who are never ..

Month: 

Category: 

Topics: