Page-5 of Finance Minister Current Affairs, GK & News

Nirmala Sitharaman 34th in Forbes 2019 World’s 100 Most Powerful Women List

The Union Finance Minister of India, Nirmala Sitharaman has been ranked 34th in the Forbes Top 100 Most Powerful Women in the World list. Nirmala Sitharaman also served as the Defence Minister of India from 3rd September 2017 to 30th May 2019. Born in Madurai, Tamil Nadu, She became the first women full-time finance minister ..

Category: 

Topics: 

Finance Minister presents First Supplementary Demand of Grants

The Union Minister of Finance and Corporate Affairs, Nirmala Sitharaman on Thursday, 28 November 2019 sought Parliament’s approval for capital infusion as a part of the first supplementary demand of grants for Rs 21,246.16 crore which will include: 1)About Rs, 8,820 crores will be spent for the newly-formed Union Territories of Ladakh and Jammu and ..

Category: 

Topics: 

Panel to revive GST Collections

The GST collection in September 2019, dropped sharply to a 19-month low. This reflects the widening slowdown of the economy. The tax collections were Rs 91,916 crore in September. This was 2.67% less as compared to September 2018. GST Collection The Gross GST collection in September 2019 comprises of Rs 16,630 crore collection of CGST ..

Month: 

Category: 

Topics: 

Panel to review regulations of cooperative banks

The Union Finance Minister on 10th October, 2019 announced that a high level committee will be formed to look into the regulations that govern multi state cooperative banks. RBI imposed banking restrictions on PMC bank in September. This has left 1000s of investors and account holders worried. The amended framework is to be submitted in ..

Month: 

Category: 

Topics: 

Short Note : Economic Survey of India

The Economic Survey of India will be tabled in the Parliament today by the Chief Economic Advisor to the Government of India, Krishnamurthy Subramanian. Dr. Subramanian is a former associate professor at the Indian School of Business and one of his doctoral thesis advisors was Raghuram Rajan, the former Governor of Reserve Bank of India. ..

Category: 

Topics: