Economic Affairs


Arth Volume 6 (January 11 to 20, 2020)

World Bank team to review climate-resilient agriculture project A support mission of the World Bank is coming to Odisha to visit the progress of activities under the Odisha Integrated Irrigation Project for Climate Resilient Agriculture (OIIPCRA). Keypoints- The State Government had signed a tripartite agreement with the Centre and the World Bank for a $165 …

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Arthik Parivesh Vol 4

11.40 lakh transactions settled in 8 hours after RBI operationalises NEFT 24X7 Keypoints : The RBI has operationalised National Electronic Funds Transfer (NEFT) System 24X7 from 12:00 am of 16th Dec,2019. Around 11.40 lakh transactions were settled in the first eight hours after it was made operational on 24X7 basis. This ensures availability of anytime …

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Arthik Parivesh Vol 3

Now, PM-Kisan payments only via Aadhaar-linked bank accounts PM-KISAN With a view to augment the income of the Small and Marginal Farmers (SMFs), the Government has launched Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi Scheme, in which all small and marginal farmers will get up to ₹6,000 per year paid in instalments of Rs 2,000 every four …

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