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Short queues outside ATMs, but many machines still dry
SME Times News Bureau | 17 Jan, 2017
The rush for cash in the capital has eased with shorter queues outside ATMs after over two months of the November 8 demonetisation move, although most of the money vending machines still remain dry.
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Note ban may slow down economy in short run: Prez
SME Times News Bureau | 06 Jan, 2017
Demonetisation may lead to a temporary slowdown in the economy, President Pranab Mukherjee said on Thursday.
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55 trains delayed, six cancelled due to fog
SME Times News Bureau | 03 Jan, 2017
At least 55 trains were running late and six cancelled due to dense fog in parts of north India on Tuesday morning, a railway official said.
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Demonetisation: Last day to deposit scrapped notes
SME Times News Bureau | 30 Dec, 2016
The deadline to deposit old Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes in banks ends on Friday. From next week onward, those still holding the scrapped currency can deposit it only with the Reserve Bank of India till March 31, 2017.
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PM calls for innovative approaches to budget, skills, tourism
SME Times News Bureau | 28 Dec, 2016
In his first such interaction with a set of noted economists and experts organised by Niti Aayog, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday called for innovative approaches to budget-making, and a special focus on skill development and tourism.
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Digital economy is honest governance: Prasad
SME Times News Bureau | 26 Dec, 2016
Urging people to switch to digital methods of payment, Union Minister for Electronics and Information Technology Ravi Shankar Prasad on Sunday said digital economy is honest governance.
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Ordinance passed for e-transfer of salaries
SME Times News Bureau | 22 Dec, 2016
The union cabinet on Wednesday passed an ordinance to facilitate digital transfer of salaries by employers across the country. However, the cash payment system will continue, a senior official said.
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Govt takes steps to push up India's 'Ease of Doing Biz'
SME Times News Bureau | 21 Dec, 2016
In its bid to improve the countrys ranking in the World Banks report on Ease of Doing Business, the government has announced several measures, including an eBiz portal being made mandatory for starting a business, to be implemented by January.
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EPFO cuts interest rate to 8.65 percent
SME Times News Bureau | 20 Dec, 2016
The Employees' Provident Fund Organisation on Monday lowered the interest rate on deposits to 8.65 per cent for fiscal 2016-17 from 8.8 per cent in 2015-16, said a member of its apex board of trustees.
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Demonetisation should have been done in 1971: Modi
SME Times News Bureau | 17 Dec, 2016
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday strongly defended demonetisation, a decision he said should have been taken in 1971 when Indira Gandhi was heading the government.
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