Congress President Rahul Gandhi said it was a "particular ideologue" of the Sangh Parivar outfit who gave the idea of the note ban to the Prime Minister.
"Specific bank notes are being processed for their arithmetical accuracy and genuineness and the reconciliation for the same is ongoing," the RBI said.
Jaitley likened the demonetisation drive of 2016 to a celebration of honesty, saying honest taxpayers receieved the move to tame black money as 'Imandari Ka Utsav'.
HDFC Bank expects an uptick in GDP growth in FY19 to 7.3 pc from the 6.5 pc estimated for FY18, expecting a rural push by Government and rise in consumption.
India's economic growth is likely to be below 7 percent this fiscal, say experts, citing GST disruption and lingering impact of note ban.
Adopting disruptive technology and riding on the Digital India bandwagon, the e-commerce sector has survived the slowdown in 2017 and benefited from the note ban.
The FinMin said it is difficult to "pinpoint" the impact of demonetisation on the economy and affirmed that there was no stagnation.
To boost non-cash transactions which has been stagnant for some time now following near-full remonetisation, the Reserve Bank rationalised the MDR.
Manmohan Singh welcomed the uptick in the Q2 GDP growth at 6.3 pc but cautioned that it is too early to say there is a reversal in decline seen in the past five quarters.
Arun Jaitley said that the results of Uttar Pradesh civic polls reaffirmed people's support for the GST which has made doing business "easier" for traders.
Acquires Cynosure Inc and Cynosure Interface Solutions for $31mn and Rs13cr respectively
To add platform capabilities in the insurance segment which contributes 15% of total business
The Acquisition is expected to close within the next 3 months
Sells Essar Steel loan to Deutsche Bank
Has sold its $385 mn Foreign currency loan extended to Essar Steel
Bank has taken a 38% haircut
Rs 1600 cr is expected earnings to the bank from the deal
Economic Times Reports
To Sell 50% stake in prime Mumbai office assets to Blackstone for $1.3bn
The co is also in discussions to sell its residential and commercial projects in Chennai
To convene shareholder’s meet on 23rd March in regard to the proposed divestment
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To perform the pressure part metallurgy upgradation for 3 660MW super critical steam generators
Will help NTPC commission the 3x 660MW plant started 12years
Declared L1 bidder for EPC Project in UP worth Rs 677cr from NHAI
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