Repo Rate

Repo Rate #GS-03 Economy For Prelims Repo Rate: Repo rate is the rate at which the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) lends to other banks. It is a part of the Liquidity Adjustment Facility (LAF) of the RBI. The increased repo rate will discourage banks […]

e-Rupee

e-Rupee #GS-03 Economy  For Prelims RBI and Digital Currency: The Reserve Bank of India this week launched the digital rupee on a pilot basis. The digital currency will be offered by a select group of public and private banks in a few major cities initially, […]

Layoffs and Recession

Layoffs and Recession #GS-03 Economy For Prelims: What is Recession? In simple terms recession is when economy stops growing and starts shrinking. Technically recession is when the GDP growth rate of a country is negative for two consecutive quarters or more. A significant fall in […]

Commercial Banking Sector

Commercial Banking Sector #GS-03 Economy For Mains Concerns about Credit Growth: Global headwinds at present are emanating from three sources; Russian actions in Ukraine impacting energy supplies and prices especially in Europe, Economic slowdown in China because of frequent lockdowns due to its zero-COVID policy, […]

Transparency in FTA

Quest for transparency in FTA negotiations #GS-03 Economy, #GS-02 International Relations For Prelims: Free Trade Agreement: A Free Trade Agreement (FTA) is an arrangement or a treaty between two or more countries to remove trade barriers and facilitate trade between them. The list of FTAs […]

C-295 Transport Aircraft

C-295 Transport Aircraft #GS-03 Science and Technology, Economy For Prelims: About C-295: Airbus C-295 is a medium tactical transport aircraft that was designed and initially manufactured by the Spanish aerospace company CASA which is a part of Airbus. C-295 is capable of performing a wide variety […]

Economic Crisis in UK

Economic Crisis in UK Context: The U.K. economy has veered dangerously toward free fall in recent weeks as Ms. Truss and Mr. Kwarteng fumbled their way through defining a clear economic strategy, while persisting with their stated goal of spurring economic growth in the post-Brexit […]