January 29, 2022 10:53 (IST)
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PMC Bank to be merged with Unity Small Finance Bank

Mumbai/IBNS: The Centre has approved the merger of cash-strapped Punjab and Maharashtra Co-operative bank with Unity Small Finance Bank (UNSFB), the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) said Tuesday.

IATO seeks special status for tourism industry

New Delhi/UNI: Indian Association of Tour Operators (IATO), the apex inbound tour operators body, on Friday sought special status for the tourism industry.

Niti Aayog led study bats for priority sector lending tag to electric vehicles

New Delhi/UNI: The NITI Aayog along with Rocky Mountain Institute has sought priority sector lending status for electric two-wheelers, three-wheelers and commercial vehicles in the Reserve Bank of India’s (RBI) priority-sector lending guidelines which can help unlock EV financing market of Rs 40,000 crore by 2025 and achieve COP26 targets.

FSDC-SC members discuss challenges arising from third wave

New Delhi/UNI: Financial Stability and Development Council (FSDC) Sub Committee (FSDC-SC) chaired by RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das on Thursday reviewed developments in the global and domestic economy.

Former RBI Governor Urjit Patel appointed vice-president of AIIB

Beijing/IBNS: Ex-RBI Governor Urjit Patel has been appointed as a vice-president of the Beijing-based Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), media reports said.

Banks' Gross NPAs may jump to 9.5 pc under severe stress scenario by Sept 2022: RBI Financial Stability Report

Mumbai/IBNS: The Reserve Bank of India has said the gross non-performing assets (GNPAs) of banks may jump from 6.9 percent in September 2021 to 8.1 percent by September 2022 under the baseline scenario and to 9.5 percent under a severe stress scenario, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) said in its Financial Stability Report (FSR) on Wednesday.

NRIs, OCIs don't need RBI's approval for buying immovable property in India

Mumbai/IBNS: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has said NRIs and OCIs do not need its prior permission for the sale and transfer of immovable properties in India, other than agricultural land, farm houses, plantation properties. 

AU Small Finance Bank appoints Ex RBI Depty Guv H. R. Khan as non-exec independent director

Kolkata/IBNS: AU Small Finance Bank Tuesday announced the appointment of Harun Rashid Khan as non-executive independent director (Additional Director) on its board, for a period of three years, effective December 28, 2021, subject to the approval of shareholders.

RBI to conduct another 3-day VRRR auction for Rs 2 lakh crore

Mumbai/IBNS: Reserve Bank of India will conduct another three day Variable Rate Reverse Repo (VRRR) auction next week in order to draw out up to Rs 2,00,000 crore.

RBI extends deadline for card tokenisation

Mumbai/IBNS: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Thursday extended the deadline for card tokenisation till June 30, 2022.

RBI board discusses Central Bank Digital Currency, private cryptocurrencies in meeting

Mumbai/IBNS: The central board of the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Friday discussed the issues related to Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) and private cryptocurrencies, the RBI said in a press release.

RBI imposes monetary penalty on PNB, ICICI Bank for non-compliance

Mumbai/IBNS: Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Wednesday said it has imposed a monetary penalty on private sector lender ICICI Bank and state-run Punjab National Bank (PNB) for non-compliance with its rules.

RBI allows small finance banks and payments banks to conduct govt business

Mumbai/IBNS: Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has allowed scheduled payments banks and small finance banks (SFBs) to conduct government business.

RBI Guv Shaktikanta Das cautions depositors chasing high returns, interests

New Delhi/UNI: While terming the higher deposit insurance cover of Rs five lakh as an important milestone, Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Shaktikanta Das on Sunday cautioned depositors chasing higher returns.

RBI increases UPI transaction limit, announces measures to increase the scope of digital transactions

Mumbai/IBNS: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) announced three key measures on Wednesday to make the Unified Payments Interface (UPI) transactions more efficient.