Sunday, 28 August 2016
Gujarat government is planning to set up India's first textile university at Surat with an investment of about Rs 800 crore - Rs 900 crore. The textile industry will support the government in the endeavour.The state government will fund about Rs 800-900 crore for the university, which is expected to get operational in the next one and a half years.
The parliament in Tunisia passed a confidence vote in the Government of National Unity. The government of Prime Minister Youssef Chahed was supported by 167 of the 217 members of parliament 22 were against and five abstained. The move came after the majority of lawmakers in the Tunisian parliament passed a vote of no confidence in Premier Habib Essid, which followed his unwillingness to form a new unity government.
Source - The hindu
Saturday, 27 August 2016
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Union Finance Ministry Arun Jaitley has set up a committee to consider incentives such as cash back schemes and tax rebates for promoting card and digital payments in a step towards discouraging cash transactions. With an aim to discourage cash transactions, the Finance Ministry has set up this high-level committee to suggest steps to promote card payments through incentives like tax rebates and cash back schemes.