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Daily News Digest:26 September 2021

CHINA DECALARES ALL CRYPTOCURRENCY TRANSACTIONS AS ILLEGAL

On September 23, 2021, the Central bank of China has announced all Cryptocurrency transactions as illegal. The Chinese notice has banned all related financial transactions including cryptocurrencies such as transactions including virtual currency derivatives, trading crypto, selling tokens, and illegal fundraising.

GC MURMU SELECTED AS THE EXTERNAL AUDITOR OF IAEA

Girish Chandra Murmu, Comptroller and Auditor General of India was selected as the external auditor of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), a prestigious institution that promotes peaceful use of nuclear energy. According to the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA), his candidature received majority support of the IAEA general conference and his tenure will be for six years, from 2022 to 2027.

AYUSHMAN BHARAT PRADHAN MANTRI JAN AROGYA YOJANA (AB-PMJAY) COMPLETES 3 YEARS

On September 23, the world’s largest healthcare scheme Ayushman Bharat Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (AB-PMJAY) has completed 3 years.

It was launched on September 23rd, 2018. It provides a health cover of 5 lakhs per family per year, for secondary and tertiary care hospitalization across public and private hospitals in India.

DFC AND USAID COLLABORATED TO SPONSOR A $55 MILLION CREDIT GUARANTEE PROGRAMME

On September 24, 2021, the US International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) and the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) have jointly decided to sponsor a $55 million credit guarantee programme in India. This credit guarantee program seeks to address the economic impact of covid-19.

PRADHAN MANTRI DIGITAL HEALTH MISSION TO BE LAUNCHED BY PM

In a landmark initiative, Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi will launch the Pradhan Mantri Digital Health Mission (PM-DHM) on 27 September 2021 with a video conference.

PM-DHM's main components include the health ID for every citizen that will also work as their health account, where health records can be linked and viewed with the help of the mobile app; Healthcare Professionals Registry (HPR) and Healthcare Facilities Registries (HFR) which will serve as a repository for all health care providers in both modern and traditional medicine systems.

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