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Joe C Mathew
New Delhi, September 6, 2018
During his Independence Day speech on 15th August 2014, Prime Minister Modi announced the establishment of PMJDY as a scheme meant to increase banking penetration, promote financial inclusion and provide at least one bank account per household across the country in four years.


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, September 6, 2018
Global factors behind rupee fall, no need for knee-jerk reaction: JaitleyFinance Minister Arun Jaitley yesterday attributed the fall in rupee to global factors and said there was no need for panic or knee-jerk reactions. He said the Reserve Bank is doing whatever is necessary to deal with the situation.The battered rupee has lost 165 paise in the last six trading sessions. Jaitley further said the dollar has strengthened against almost every other currency and added that the rupee...


PTI
New Delhi, September 5, 2018
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley says as the scheme has been a \"runway success\", the government has decided to make it an open-ended scheme, meaning that it will continue indefinitely


BusinessToday.In
September 5, 2018
Cash worth Rs 42,200 crore was deposited in 3.74 crore Jan Dhan accounts between November 8, 2016 - when Prime Minister Narendra Modi made his surprise note ban announcement - and December 30, 2016.


BusinessToday.in
New Delhi, August 15, 2018
On August 1, there were 32.25 crore Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana account holders with a total balance of Rs 80,675 crore. The government provided overdraft of Rs 5,000 to one account holder per household. But merely 1% of account holders used this overdraft facility. Watch BusinessToday.In video to find out why there was such low utilisation of the overdraft facility.


BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, August 6, 2018
As many as 21 public sector banks (PSBs) and three major private sector lenders have collected Rs 5,000 crore from customers for non-maintenance of minimum balance in their accounts in 2017-18.


BusinessToday.In
August 5, 2018
The top five banks in terms of their earnings from non-maintenance of minimum balance fee are SBI, HDFC Bank, Axis Bank, ICICI Bank and PNB.


BusinessToday.In
July 7, 2018
PMJDY was started with a target to provide universal access to banking facilities starting with basic saving bank account with an overdraft upto Rs 5000 subject to satisfactory operation in the account for six months and RuPay Debit card with inbuilt accident insurance cover of Rs 1 lakh.


PTI
May 30, 2018



BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, May 22, 2018
The Narendra Modi government in November 2016 had banned old currency notes of Rs 500 and Rs 1,000, which comprised over 80 per cent the country's cash, to curb black money and promote digital transactions.


PTI
New Delhi, April 21, 2018
India's financial inclusion efforts have won recognition from the World Bank as their data indicate that 55 per cent of new bank accounts opened are from India, Financial Services Secretary Rajiv Kumar said.


PTI
April 19, 2018
India has 19 crore adults without a bank account despite the success of the ambitious Jan Dhan Yojana, making it the world's second largest unbanked population after that of China, the World Bank said today.


PTI
April 19, 2018



PTI
April 12, 2018



BusinessToday.In
New Delhi, March 13, 2018
SBI also offers its customers options to convert their regular savings bank account to basic savings bank deposit account free of charge.


PTI
March 8, 2018



E Kumar Sharma
New Delhi, March 5, 2018
State Bank of India is using technology ggressively to reach out to remote areas of the country.


Anand Adhikari
New Delhi, March 5, 2018
Steps that government, regulators and banks need to take to make the banking system more competitive, efficient and less fraud-prone.


Aseem Thapliyal
February 27, 2018
The Rs 11,400-crore PNB fraud has led to calls for privatisation of public sector banks (PSBs) which were reeling under gross non-performing assets worth Rs 7.34 lakh crore by the end of second quarter this fiscal.


PTI
February 16, 2018



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