Taking note of non-functioning of banks in various places during the lockdown, Union home secretary Ajay Bhalla directed states and UTs to ensure bank branches remain functional, and cash management and maintenance agencies of ATMs are allowed.
The death toll in India has risen to 35 from 10 at the time lockdown was announced on March 24.
If there is any inverse relation between the spread of Covid-19 and high temperature, India might be in for a better spot
Wall Street's three major indexes tumbled on Tuesday, with the Dow registering its biggest quarterly decline since 1987 and the S&P 500 suffering its deepest quarterly drop since the financial crisis on growing evidence of massive economic damage from the coronavirus pandemic.
Global stock markets fell in volatile trading on Tuesday, and the economic damage from the coronavirus pandemic left the MSCI benchmark of world equities with its biggest quarterly decline since the financial crisis of 2008.
This brings its tax treatment on a par with the Prime Minister National Relief Fund.
However, most are extending it to their existing customers only
She was speaking at the 2nd Extraordinary G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors (FMCBG) meeting, held in a virtual manner.
It has requested the government to consider both wage subsidies and working capital support
With two-thirds of the world's population living in developing countries facing unprecedented economic damage from the Covid-19 crisis, the UN is calling for a $2.5 trillion a rescue package
The rate for gas produced from difficult fields will be $5.61 mBtu on gross calorific value basis.
Currently, tax benefits are provided under the Merchandise Export from India Scheme for goods and the Services Export from India Scheme).
The Trump administration on Tuesday offered to begin lifting Venezuela sanctions if the opposition and members of President Nicolas Maduro's Socialist Party form an interim government without him, marking a shift in a U.S. policy that has failed to end his grip on power.
This is because the government went for one of the steepest cuts of up to 1.4 percentage points in these interest rates to facilitate banks to lower their rates.
Huawei Technologies Ltd. is embroiled in a series of disputes with Washington
Those who buy mobile handsets have to shell out more as goods and services tax rates on them have been hiked.
RBI now functions with three deputy governors - B.P. Kanungo, M.K. Jain and Michael Patra
Fiat Chrysler did not mention any possible delay in the merger process with France's PSA during a call with unions on Tuesday, metal workers' union FIOM said.
Crude oil benchmarks ended a volatile quarter with their biggest losses in history, as both U.S. and Brent futures were hammered throughout March on the global economic freeze due to the coronavirus pandemic and the eruption of a price war between Russia and Saudi Arabia.
Rs 19,000 crore remains outstanding from the three defence services