Page-3 of Current Affairs - September, 2009

RBI’s Financial Literacy Drive Programme for Financial Inclusion

The idea behind the Financial inclusion is that all people or every household in the country must have an operative account in a bank. To achieve 100 per cent financial inclusion across the country,Reserve Bank of India has decided to work with state governments for opening no-frills accounts (operational with facility to deposit money, take ..

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Orissa government signs MOU with SBI for Electronic benefit transfer for NREGA

September 23, 2009: With an aim to achieve financial inclusion and provide door step banking to the rural people, the Orissa government today signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the public sector State Bank of India (SBI) for implementing the electronic benefit transfer (EBT) scheme for National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (NREGA) beneficiaries. What ..

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India’s first Islamic bank will open in Kerala by 2010

  What is a Islamic Bank? Islamic banking refers to a system of banking or banking activity that is consistent with the principles of Islamic law (Sharia) and its practical application through the development of Islamic economics. Sharia prohibits the payment of interest fees for the lending of money for specific terms, as well as ..

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Current Affairs 2009 Business & Finance Mini Current Affairs

September 22, 2009: ADB projects China’s Growth 8.2 percent in 2009September 19, 2009: Irda setting up database of insured vehiclesSeptember 17, 2009: Japanese loan for Railway freight corridorSeptember 15, 2009: 64 ‘multi-function stations’ of Indian RailwaysSeptember 8, 2009: SEWA Bank & Micro Pension ProgrammeSeptember 4, 2009: SBI cuts rates for crop, minor irrigation loans September ..

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Mini Current Affairs Current Affairs : Awards September 2009

September 18, 2009: Castrol Awards for Cricketing ExcellenceRahul Dravid, Virender Sehwag, Harbhajan Singh and Gautam Gambhir were presented Castrol Awards on September 18, 2009. Gundappa Vishwanath was given the Castrol Lifetime Achievement award. September 19, 2008: ‘Mukhaputa’ bags two international awardsRoopa Iyer’s debut film ‘Mukhaputa – The Cover Page’ has won the Best International Feature ..

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