• CM Sonowal launches Assam Agribusiness and Rural Transformation Project
CM Sonowal launches Assam Agribusiness and Rural Transformation Project.
10 Jan, 2018. \\ Assam Trending.

Assam Chief Minister Satbananda Sonowal today launched the World Bank Financed Assam Agribusiness and Rural Transformation Project (APART) at Janata Bhawan in Guwahati. The Assam government will im...

  • World Bank projects India’s growth at 7.3% in 2018
World Bank projects India’s growth at 7.3% in 2018.
10 Jan, 2018. \\ Business.

After a stressful period for Indian economy, India is likely to regain its position of pride by recovering the tag of one of the fastest growing economic country of the world, as the World Bank predic......

  • IMF lowers India’s growth forecast for current financial year to 6.7%
IMF lowers India’s growth forecast for current financial year to 6.7%.
11 Oct, 2017. \\ Business.

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Tuesday shortened India’s growth forecast for Financial Year 2017-18 but expects a revival as structural reform bears fruit. In its latest World Econo...

  • India boycotts China's OBOR summit, says the project ignores its core concerns on sovereignty and integrity
India boycotts China's OBOR summit, says the project ignores its core concerns on sovereignty and integrity.
14 May, 2017. \\ World News.

India has decided not participate ‘One Belt One Road’ (OBOR) summit beginning in Bejing from Sunday. India is awaiting a positive response from the Chinese side for a meaningful dialogue o......

  • Banks to remain closed today and ATMs till tomorrow
Banks to remain closed today and ATMs till tomorrow.
9 Nov, 2016. \\ Assam Trending.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said ATMs will not work today and in some places tomorrow also and for the first few days, there will be a limit of two thousand rupees per day per card, which will be rai...

  • India makes progress towards achieving financial inclusion goals, says Arun Jaitley
India makes progress towards achieving financial inclusion goals, says Arun Jaitley.
12 Oct, 2016. \\ Business.

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has said that various steps like leveraging digital identifications such as Aadhar, expanding access networks and digitizing financial benefit transfers, taken by t......

  • World Bank to invest Rs 1000 cr for development of Inland waters in Assam
World Bank to invest Rs 1000 cr for development of Inland waters in Assam.
29 Sep, 2016. \\ Business.

The World Bank will invest Rs 1,000 crore to develop the inland water transportation in Assam, State Transport Minister Chandra Mohan Patowary said. The investments will be made especially for the de...

  • World Bank sanctions Rs 980 crore for Brahmaputra dredging in Assam
World Bank sanctions Rs 980 crore for Brahmaputra dredging in Assam.
27 Aug, 2016. \\ Pratidin Exclusive.

Assam Industries and Commerce Minister Chandra Mohan Patowary has said that the World Bank has sanctioned Rs 980 crore to dredge the Brahmaputra as an initiative to develop waterways to Bangladesh and......