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Economic Affairs – Bank Merger and other developments – August 16 to 30

Record production of Wheat and Rice is expected in 2018-19 The 4th Advance Estimates of production of major crops for 2018-19 have been released by the Department of Agriculture, Cooperation and Farmers Welfare on 19thAugust, 2019.  As per 4th Advance Estimates, the estimated production of major crops during 2018-19 is as under Foodgrains  –  284.95 million tonnes. Rice  …

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Economic Affairs – August 1 to 15

RBI relaxes External Commercial Borrowing norms for corporates, non-banking lenders In more liquidity easing measures, the Reserve Bank has liberalised the end-use stipulations for the External Commercial Borrowings both for corporates as well as liquidity starved non-banking lenders. Corporate borrowers will be able to avail of ECBs to repay rupee loans taken for Capital expenditures …

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farmers income in india

Increasing Farmer’s Income

Rural India seems to be the step-child of the development model being followed since long. The narrative being peddled by the urban economic “pundits” and the Ivy League “babus”, being seconded by policymakers, is that the best way forward is to take the agriculture labour out of the villages and into the cities. But the million-dollar …

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Climate change

Planting Trees ! Not Enough !

The special report on Climate Change and Land released on August 8, 2019, by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) illustrates this difficulty. It delivers a wake-up call for policymakers — that aggressive forestry targets do not excuse cowardice in cutting emissions from fossil fuel use. To make this case, it explicitly identifies the limits of carbon sequestration …

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Management Process- Directing & Controlling; Role of Management

Directing (Leading) Directing as a managerial function, deals with guiding and instructing people to do the work in the right manner. Directing/leading is the responsibility of managers at all levels. They have to work as leaders of their subordinates. Clear plans and sound organisation set the stage but it requires a manager to direct and …

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