Tag: Financial inclusion

Pandemic helped drive the goals of financial inclusion: Debasish Panda

The pandemic underscored India’s disruptive progress on the touchstone of financial inclusion, with federal welfare payouts directly reaching the intended beneficiaries in a largely fraud-proof...

NBFC: New framework for NBFCs in the works

Mumbai: India’s central bank Friday proposed a scale-based regulatory framework for shadow lenders, underscoring their increasing importance in driving financial inclusion, as banking gets increasingly...

Amid digital taxation row, Sitharaman says solution needs to be simple and inclusive

NEW DELHI: Amid the on-going row over digital taxation, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday said that a consensus-based solution on the issue should be...

banking sector outlook: There is going to be a significant capital requirement in Indian banking sector: Uday Kotak

Companies should go out and raise capital and not be nickel-and-dime on the price, says MD, Kotak Mahindra Bank. India is hot when it comes...

Narendra Modi: PM Modi’s letter to the people of India: A year after the start of his second term in office

By Narendra D Modi My fellow Indians, This day last year, after several decades, the people of the country voted back a full-term government with...

Banking: Migrant workers turn towards banking for employment

MUMBAI: Financial inclusion is increasingly getting a rural flavor – and opening up new business windows even as some others are shuttered. With the hard-hatted...