Ease of Doing Business Current Affairs, GK & News

Relaxation in Export Promotion Capital Goods (EPCG) Scheme

Various procedures under the Export Promotion Capital Goods (EPCG) scheme have been relaxed by the commerce ministry so as to facilitate the ease of doing business and reduce compliance requirements. Under this scheme, the capital goods imports are allowed duty-free, subject to export laws. Overview: Under the scheme, the authorization holder or the exporter has ..

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Broadcast Seva Portal

Anurag Thakur, the Information and Broadcasting Minister has launched the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting’s Broadcast Seva Portal. This portal was launched on 4th April 2022 in New Delhi. Overview: The country’s media and entertainment sectors are rapidly growing. In the next two years, it will reach the USD 30 billion mark, and currently it ..

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PM Modi to launch first ever PM Gati Shakti Masterplan

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is set to launch first ever National Infrastructure Masterplan called “Pradhan Mantri Gati Shakti”. This masterplan will be launched on October 13, 2021. Key Points Gati Shakti scheme was announced by PM Modi on Independence Day, 2021. This Masterplan will bring together 16 Ministries and seven core infrastructure sectors, on a ..

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National Single Window System for Investors and Businesses Launched

Union Minister for Commerce & Industry, Textiles, Consumer Affairs & Distribution, Piyush Goyal, launched the “National Single Window System” for Investors and Businesses on September 22, 2021. Highlights National Single Window System is a giant leap, towards making India Aatmanirbhar. This system will usher in independence from the legacy of running towards Government offices for ..

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World Bank Group to stop publishing ‘Doing Business’ report

The World Bank Group has decided to stop publishing its “Doing Business report on country investment climates” because of allegations of irregularities. Highlights This decision was taken in the backdrop of probe of data irregularities allegedly because the pressure by top bank officials, for boosting China’s ranking in 2017, came to light. World bank also ..

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