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One Liners of the Day, 26 August 2022

National Affairs: 

  • The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs has approved the proposal to amend the policy of exemption for Wheat or Meslin Flour from export restrictions.
  • Centre has amended the Legal Metrology (Packaged Commodities) Rules 2011 for ease of doing business and reducing the compliance burden for the garment or hosiery sold loose or open.
  • Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Government of India published the Battery Waste Management Rules, 2022, on August 24, 2022, to ensure environmentally sound management of waste batteries.
  • Infrastructure Finance Secretariat, DEA, organised a workshop to sensitise Centre and State Governments officials regarding empanelled Transaction Advisers (TAs) for Public Private Partnership (PPP) Projects in New Delhi on August 25, 2022. 
  • National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG) has signed an agreement worth nearly 583 Crores with Uttar Pradesh Jal Nigam and M/s Vishvaraj Environment Private Limited (VEPL) for the development of Sewage Treatment Plants (STPs) for Agra. 
  • The National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT) has started a campus in Daman. It has become the 18th campus in the NIFT network across the country. 
  • The First Khelo India Women’s Judo Tournament is scheduled to be held across four zones in India, starting August 27, 2022.

International Affairs: 

  • Defence Minister Shri Rajnath Singh will hold bilateral talks with Tanzanian Minister of Defence and National Service Dr. Stergomena Lawrence Tax in New Delhi on August 26., 2022. 
  • The 3rd Joint Committee Meeting (JCM) between the Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises(MSME) and the Ministry of Business, Enterprises and Cooperatives of the Republic of Mauritius for cooperation in the field of MSMEs was held in New Delhi.

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