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Rupee depreciates by 12 paise to 68.98 against US Dollar

The rupee is depreciated by 12 paise to 68.98 against the US dollar in early trade today on increased demand for the US currency from importers and rising crude prices. Yesterday, the rupee had appreciated by 10 paise to end at 68.86 against the US dollar following a robust response to RBI’s maiden rupee-dollar swap ..

Forex Reserves of India tumble, looses 1.74 Billion Dollar

India’s Foreign exchange reserve plunged by $1.74 billion to $290 billion The RBI data showed a sharp fall in the India’s Forex reserves The Forex reserves has slipped by 1.80 billion dollar, 1.37 billion dollar and 2.18 billion dollar, respectively, in the last 3 weeks The drop in forex reserve mainly attributed to sale of ..

Major Recommendation of the K J Udeshi panel of RBI

Ms. K J Udeshi is a former Deputy Governor of RBI. The K J Udeshi Panel was constituted by RBI in May on Forex dealings. Seeking improvement in individual foreign exchange transactions, the panel has said the central bank should allow non-resident Indians (NRIs) to jointly open joint foreign currency non-resident (FCNR)/non-resident external (NRE) accounts ..