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Current Affairs 22 December 2017 National and International
1. India and Sri Lanka Completes second Phase of Joint Oceanographic Survey
Indian Navy in a joint effort with its Sri Lankan partner has effectively finished the second period of the joint oceanographic study directed off the South Western Coast of Sri Lanka. The study initiated with the landing of Indian Naval Ship Sutlej in Sri Lanka. The point of the joint study was to refresh all the navigational graphs covering the southern Sri Lankan waters with the most recent hydrographic information.
2. SEBI Hikes FPI Investment Limit
The Capital market controller Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI) raised as far as possible for outside portfolio financial specialists (FPI) in focal government securities to more than 1.91 lakh crore from January 2018. At present, venture restrict for outside portfolio speculators is 1.89 lakh crore rupees. The move is a piece of an exertion by SEBI to push inflow from abroad financial specialists in the nation’s capital markets.
3. Union Cabinet Approves Scheme for Capacity Building in Textiles Sector
The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs has given its endorsement for another aptitude advancement conspire covering the whole esteem chain of the material division barring Spinning and Weaving in sorted out Sector, titled “Plan for Capacity Building in Textile Sector (SCBTS)” from 2017-18 to 2019-20 with an expense of Rs. 1300 crore. The plan will have National Skill Qualification Framework (NSQF) consistent instructional classes. The primary goals of the plan are to give request driven, situation arranged skilling system to boost the endeavors of the business in making occupations in the sorted out material and related segments.
4. Hold Bank of India Places Bank of India Under PCA
The Reserve Bank of India set Bank of India under the Prompt Corrective Action Framework, resulting to the on location review under the Risk-Based Supervision Model completed for the year finished March 2017. This is the first occasion when that the national bank has summoned PCA for a vast bank of the measure of BoI.
5. Union Cabinet Approves Establishing India’s first National Rail and Transportstion University
The Union Cabinet led by PM Narendra Modi endorsed the Ministry of Railways’ transformative activity to set up India’s first since forever National Rail and Transport University (NRTU) in Vadodara, Gujarat to ability its HR and construct capacity. The University will be set up as a Deemed to Be University under once more class according to the UGC [Institutions Deemed to be Universities] Regulations, 2016. Government is wanting to dispatch the principal scholastic program in July 2018. The financing of the new University/Institute is to totally originate from Ministry of Railways.
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