Merchandise exports fell marginally by 0.8 per cent to $26.89 billion in December 2020, contracting for the third straight month, amid a registered decline in sectors such as petroleum, leather, and marine products. According to merchandise trade preliminary data released by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry on Saturday, January 2, the trade deficit reported last month, widened to $15.71 billion, as imports grew by 7.6 per cent to $42.6 billion. The country’s merchandise imports in December were $42.60 billion, as compared to $39.59 billion in the corresponding month last year, registering an increase of 7.6 per cent. According to the government, India was a net importer in December 2020, with a $15.71 billion trade deficit, as compared to the trade deficit of $12.49 billion in the same month last year, recording an increase of 25.78 per cent.
Policy 4.0, India’s leading digital currency policy research body, today announced the appointment of its advisory board composed of key policy thought leaders. The advisory board includes distinguished monetary and financial institution scholars whose focus will be to guide and support the team in the development of innovative policy frameworks for India.
OZiva, India’s leading certified clean and plant-based nutrition and wellness brand, recently conducted a nationwide survey of women to mark the PCOS month. PCOS or Polycystic Ovary Syndrome affects 1 out of 5 Indian women and has developed into a leading cause of concern.
Comic Book Day is the one day in the year where we pay tribute to an entire industry of people who have dedicated their heart and soul in shaping each of our childhoods. Enabling comic afficionados to sit back and enjoy the wildest weekend, &flix brings a special 2 day celebration for Comic Book Day bringing you an iconic Hollywood Blockbuster binge of the biggest Box office openings this Saturday and Sunday, 25th & 26th September, 2021 starting 12PM onwards.