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Jalan panel holds 1st meeting to examine reserve size of RBI; report likely in April

The six-member panel is likely to submit its report in April, sources said.

Jan 08, 2019, 17:10 PM IST

Bimal Jalan to head panel on RBI reserve; Rakesh Mohan to be vice chair

Former economic affairs secretary Rakesh Mohan will be the vice chairman.

Dec 27, 2018, 17:27 PM IST

Farm loan waiver should not become a policy: Bimal Jalan

RBI Governor Urjit Patel and SBI Chairperson Arundhati Bhattacharya have also earlier said farm loan waivers should not become a practice as they result in fiscal slippages.

Aug 09, 2017, 15:44 PM IST

Ex- governor of RBI Bimal Jalan on 2 Year of Modi Governance : Top 50 Shares

The 2 year of governance of Narendra Modi cabinet has made my news to be noted as compared to the other nations in the world.

May 16, 2016, 16:42 PM IST

Panel favours cash transfer for kerosene, food subsidy

A government-appointed panel to suggest ways to prune subsidies is in favour of extending the cash transfer scheme to kerosene and food in three years for directly helping beneficiaries.

Aug 13, 2015, 20:37 PM IST

Jalan panel on expenditure management to submit report by December

The Expenditure Management Commission set up by the government to suggest ways to rationalise subsidies will submit its final report by December 2015, its Chairman Bimal Jalan said on Thursday.

May 28, 2015, 15:05 PM IST

Jalan panel for cut in fiscal deficit to 3.6% in 2015-16

Ahead of the Budget, the Expenditure Management Commission, headed by Bimal Jalan, has recommended to the government that it cut fiscal deficit to 3.6 percent of the GDP during 2015-16.

Jan 21, 2015, 23:58 PM IST

Jalan panel to suggest ways to cut subsidies, hike user charges

The Expenditure Management Commission, headed by Bimal Jalan, has been entrusted with the task of suggesting ways to improve fiscal discipline, target subsidies more efficiently and imposition of user charges on utilities.

Sep 07, 2014, 12:38 PM IST

Bimal Jalan to head Expenditure Management Commission

The EMC is being set up following the announcement made by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in the Budget 2014-15.

Aug 13, 2014, 15:22 PM IST

Banking licence aspirants' shares fall amid uncertainties

Stocks of most of the banking licence aspirants fell by up to 4.63 percent on Wednesday amid uncertainty over the names of short-listed candidates.

Feb 26, 2014, 21:05 PM IST

Jalan committee on new bank licences to meet on Feb 10

The Bimal Jalan panel which is scrutinising applications for new bank licences will hold a meeting on February 10.

Jan 19, 2014, 13:41 PM IST

No harm in deciding monetary policy in consultation with govt

Former RBI Governor D Subbarao, however, said that it had always remain a challenge for the central bank to assert its monetary authority.

Jan 14, 2014, 19:03 PM IST

Expert group on new bank licences to hold 1st meeting on Nov 1

A high-level panel chaired by former RBI Governor Bimal Jalan that will scrutinise applications for new bank licences will hold its first meeting on November 1.

Oct 29, 2013, 14:50 PM IST

3-member panel headed by Jalan to scrutinise new bank licences

The Reserve Bank today set up a three-member committee under former Governor Bimal Jalan to scrutinise applications for new bank licences, which are expected to be awarded by by January.

Oct 04, 2013, 18:30 PM IST

RBI likely to finish scrutiny for new bank licence in 1 month

Thereafter, the shortlisted names will be forwarded to the Bimal Jalan panel for further action.

Sep 29, 2013, 12:50 PM IST

Par panel against corporates getting bank licences

The members felt that since there is no such practice to give bank licences to corporate houses anywhere in the world, India should not be an exception.

Sep 27, 2013, 21:19 PM IST

Will look into new bank licences after RBI scrutiny: Jalan

Tata Sons, India's biggest business group, and firms controlled by billionaires Anil Ambani and Kumar Mangalam Birla are among the 26 entities that applied for bank licences last month.

Sep 26, 2013, 15:58 PM IST

'India should keep option open for IMF credit'

India's forex reserves decreased by USD 1.08 billion to USD 277.72 billion for the week ended August 23, according to the latest RBI data.

Sep 01, 2013, 14:19 PM IST

Food Security Bill ill-timed: Bimal Jalan

Criticising the Food Security Bill, former RBI governor Bimal Jalan said the programme will further aggravate the economic situation.

Aug 29, 2013, 18:17 PM IST

Sebi decision on stock exchange listing right: Jalan

Bimal Jalan, who headed the panel on stock exchange reforms, on Tuesday said SEBI has taken the right decision to remove conflict of regulatory and commercial interests in the context of listing of bourses.

Apr 03, 2012, 23:00 PM IST