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Banking Digest 20 July 2018

 

National

  • India is set to hold the tenth edition of -Delhi Dialogue
  • Delhi Dialogue is engagement between India and - ASEAN
  • The phase -1 of Special Remission to Prisoners on eve of Birth Anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi will take place - 2nd October, 2018
  • The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs has approved the proposal of the State Government of Uttar Pradesh for establishment of new medical college at -  Deoria
  • Asian Development Bank approves USD 503M worth lining project of-  Son canal in Bihar
  • Sabarimala temple is located at state – Kerala

 

International

  • Exercise Pitch Black is a biennial warfare exercise hosted by the Air Force (RAAF) of Country- Australia
  • The RCEP is a free trade area (FTA) consisting of 10 ASEAN members their six FTA partners - India, China, Japan, South Korea, Australia and New Zealand
  • Country has passed a law to declare that only Jews have the right of self-determination in the country – Israel
  • India has become the Vice Chair of the Asia Pacific Region of World Customs Organisation (WCO) for a period of -  two years
  • India has formally become the 69th shareholder of the -  European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)

Sports

  • Player has won a gold medal in Sottevile Athletics meet- Neeraj Chopra
  • The Asian Junior Championships-2018 held at – New Delhi

Person in News

-          Union Skill Development and Entrepreneurship Minister - Dharmendra Pradhan

Economy

  • World’s biggest buyer of Pulses in 2017 – India
  • The government has hiked the fair and remunerative price (FRP) of sugarcane by Rs 20 to Rs 275 per quintal
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General Knowledge

  • The money value of all final goods and services produced within the domestic territory of a country during a year - Gross domestic product
  • The income left after the payment of direct taxes from personal income is called Disposable Income.
  • The sum of the income received by factors of production in the form of rent, wages, interest and profit -  National Income
  • The market value of all final goods and services after allowing for depreciation- Net National Product

 

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