Shaktikanta Das

RBI alert! Petitions filed against Shaktikanta Das, bank forum chiefs, here’s why

The Supreme Court`s order, dated September 3, 2020, was operational on all lending institutions/banks throughout the country and was passed in favour of all borrowers accounts to grant relief from financial stress during the COVID-19 pandemic, Tiwari said in the petition. 

May 30, 2021, 11:12 AM IST

RBI announces Rs 50,000 crore liquidity window for Covid-related health services

Banks may deliver these loans to borrowers directly or through intermediary financial entities regulated by the RBI.

May 05, 2021, 15:07 PM IST

SFB loans to MFIs for on-lending to be classified as priority sector lending

At present, lending by Small Finance Banks (SFBs) to Micro Finance Institutions (MFIs) for on-lending is not reckoned for priority sector lending (PSL) classification.

May 05, 2021, 14:47 PM IST

From fresh loan moratorium to KYC compliance norms to Rs 50,000 cr priority lending, here are key highlights of RBI announcement

Governor Shaktikanta Das on Wednesday said that the central bank will continue to monitor situation from resurgence of COVID-19 cases and will deploy all resources and instruments at its command especially for the citizens, business entities, and institutions beleaguered by the second wave.

May 05, 2021, 13:09 PM IST

RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das: Second wave of Coronavirus affected Indian Economy

The Reserve Bank of India on Wednesday asked banks to give more time to some borrowers to repay their loans, among other support measures, after another lockdown was imposed in several states amid the second wave of COVID-19 infections in the country.

May 05, 2021, 12:06 PM IST

RBI offers fresh loan moratorium to Individual, small borrowers having loans up to Rs 25 crore

RBI Governor, addressing a videoconference said that the situation has reversed from being on foothills of strong economic recovery to facing a fresh crisis.

May 05, 2021, 11:19 AM IST

RBI to deploy all resources, monitor emerging COVID19 situation: Shaktikanta Das

RBI Governor, addressing a videoconference said that the situation has reversed from being on foothills of strong economic recovery to facing a fresh crisis.

May 05, 2021, 10:27 AM IST

RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das shares views on inflation, banking sector and more with ZeeBiz MD Anil Singhvi

The RBI while sharing his views on the baning sector and some recent bank failures said that the central bank has taken some big steps towards keeping a close watch on the banks.

Dec 14, 2020, 17:56 PM IST

India at doorstep of economic revival, says RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das

Das further said that banking and NBFCs need governance reforms in the present day. 

Oct 22, 2020, 09:35 AM IST

Haven’t exhausted ammunition on rate cuts, policy actions; loan moratorium temporary solution for COVID-19 stress: Shaktikanta Das

Das emphasised that post containment of pandemic, careful trajectory needs to be followed for unwinding.

Aug 27, 2020, 11:52 AM IST

Full Text: Statement of RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das August 6 Monetary Policy

Here is the Full Text of Statement of RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das 


Aug 06, 2020, 16:02 PM IST

RBI maintains status quo in its Monetary Policy, leaves repo rate unchanged at 4%

This is the 24th meeting of the MPC.

Aug 06, 2020, 12:06 PM IST

Indian economy getting back to normalcy, says RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das

The RBI Governor was addressing the 7th SBI Banking & Economics Conclave on Saturday in which he said RBI has taken several measures to protect our financial system, support the economy in the current crisis.

Jul 11, 2020, 11:35 AM IST

RBI discusses current macroeconomic situation, evolving challenges posed by COVID-19 in 583rd board meeting

The Central Board of the RBI met under the Chairmanship of RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das through video conference.

Jun 26, 2020, 16:49 PM IST

Realtors want banks to pass on benefit of rate cut to customers; demand one-time debt restructuring

The industry hailed the extension in the moratorium on loan repayment but felt it was not enough.

May 22, 2020, 16:56 PM IST

Reserve Bank extends Rs 15,000-cr credit line to EXIM Bank

The central bank said Export-Import Bank of India (EXIM Bank) depends on foreign currency borrowings for its operations and as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, it is unable to raise the resources, due to which the facility is being extended.

May 22, 2020, 14:12 PM IST

RBI relaxes rules for withdrawal from CSF; States may get extra Rs 13,300 crore

State governments maintain a Consolidated Sinking Fund (CSF) with RBI as a buffer for repayment of their liabilities.

May 22, 2020, 14:10 PM IST

Full Text: Statement of RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das on developmental and regulatory policies

This Statement sets out various developmental and regulatory policy measures to improve the functioning of markets and market participants.

May 22, 2020, 13:31 PM IST

GDP growth in 2020-21 to be in negative territory: RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das

Das said that domestic economic activity has been impacted severely by the lockdown which has extended over the past two months.

May 22, 2020, 12:02 PM IST

Reserve Bank of India slashes repo rate by 40 bps to 4%

The Central Bank has reduced the key policy rate for the second time this year.

May 22, 2020, 11:15 AM IST