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Niti Aayog panel recommends linking sugarcane prices to sugar rates
The report of the panel on 'Sugarcane and Sugar Industry', headed by Niti Aayog Member (Agriculture) Ramesh Chand, was finalised in March 2020. It was posted on the government think-tank's website on Thursday.
Centre releases Rs 1,160 cr to Nafed for buying pulses, onion
The fund has been made available through the Price Stabilisation Fund (PSF) ope...
Government completes disposal of 35,857 tons of imported onions
Imported onions were dispatched to states such as Andhra Pradesh, Kerala, Tel...
Bad bank not a good idea unless key issues are addressed: Uday Kotak
Bad bank will not yield desired results unless aspects like transparency and recovery rate are addressed, he said.
States need to set up price stabilisation funds: Ram Vilas Paswan
Paswan said the Centre has also sought suggestions from states on changes in the Essential Commodities Act.
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These fund managers are only acutely aware of the frequent disruptions in recent years—on account of demonetisation, the introduction of GST, trade wars and more— and how these have reshaped business environment.
Uptick in retail prices in FY20 mainly on veggies, pulses: Economic Survey
The Survey has recommended measures to safeguard farmers through procurement under Price Stabilization Fund to help regulate the price volatility of important agri-horticultural commodities and also added that MSP needs to be made more effective. For the current financial year so far, food and beverages emerged as the main contributor to retail inflation.
To rein in rising inflation, Government to set-up a price stabilisation fund for key staples
Onion prices started to flare up from August 2019 onwards peaking to about Rs 150-200 a kg due to unseasonal rains which disrupted supplies from key producing regions such as Maharahstra and Karnataka. Prices of tomato too hovered in the range of Rs 60-80 a kg while potato sold for Rs 30 per kg towards the end of 2019.
Need a $50 billion equity stabilisation fund; bank bond purchases should be 3-4 times bigger: Vishal Kampani
The crisis is unprecedented, we need a lot of innovations, says the MD of JM Financial.
Global funds go mall shopping in India
Among the targeted malls are Marina Mall, (Chennai), Brookefields Mall (Coimbatore), DB Mall (Bhopal) and Logix Mall (Noida).
States asked to set up PSFs to combat price volatility
The Centre has asked states to set up their own state-level price stabilisation funds (PSFs) to deal with price volatility of important agri-horticultural commodities such as onion, potato and pulses.
RBI policy: What is in store for debt mutual fund investors?
The monetary policy committee (the MPC) will meet in the first week of August 2020 to deliberate and are likely to have their task cut out with the economy staring at a contraction and the need to manage inflation.
Asian shares try to stabilise as S&P futures bounce
Japan's Nikkei was still down 2.8 per cent, but just catching up to the global sell-off having been shut on Monday.
Government provides 30 per cent higher Budget allocation for agriculture
Of the total allocation, maximum of Rs 75,000 crore has been allocated for the government's flagship scheme PM-Kisan for the 2020-21 fiscal, followed by Rs 15,695 crore for the Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana (PMFBY) and Rs 2,000 crore for Price Stabilisation Scheme (PSS).
After moderation in last 6 years, inflation shows reversal on costlier veggies, pulses: Survey
Among food and beverages, inflation in vegetables and pulses was particularly very high, mainly driven by low base effect and production side disruptions due to untimely rain, said the Survey. Staple food onion's retail prices started to rise from April and its inflation rose up by 328 per cent in December 2019.