Public Sector Undertakings

Cooperatives in Government-e-Marketplace (GeM) Platform

The Union Cabinet has expanded the scope of the Government e-Marketplace (GeM) to allow cooperative societies to register as buyers on this portal. How will this decision help the cooperatives? This decision will help the cooperatives of the nation to ..



Government to come out with list of strategic sectors

The government is coming out with a new public sector enterprises policy that is going to define the strategic sectors which will not have more than four public sector undertakings. It has been announced by the Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman. ..


ADB assures 2.2 billion USD loan to India

India had earlier approached Asian Development Bank and Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank for loans to fight against COVID-19. With India’s request, the ADB has assured a loan of 2.2 billion USD. Highlights The funds are to be used to help ..


Cabinet approves Bharat Bond Exchange Traded Fund

On December 4, 2019, the Cabinet approved the launch of Bharat Bond Exchange Traded Fund (BBETF) in order to allow the investors to buy government debts. The fund will allow easy and low-cost access with the smallest amount of Rs ..


50th Raising Day celebrations of CISF

Prime Minister Narendra Modi attended the 50th Raising Day celebrations of Central Industrial Security Forces (CISF), at Indirapuram in Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh. Lauding the role of CISF in building New India by providing security to the vital institutions of the country, ..


CISF Creates New Guinness World Record

The Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) created a new Guinness World Record for the longest single moving line bicycle parade at the Yamuna Expressway. New World Record The world record was attempted to commemorate the 50 years of the paramilitary force CISF. For creating the ..