Current Affairs 16 OctoberCurrent Affairs
16 October 2016 Current Affairs
Bank of Baroda has appointed brand ambassador PV Sindhu and Srikanth
India's second largest public sector bank, Bank of Baroda appointed brand ambassador PV Sindhu and Srikanth. Shuttler PV Sindhu won the silver medal at the Olympics in Rio. Srikanth in badminton men's players.
In 2005, the bank right-handed batsman Rahul Dravid was appointed as its brand ambassador.
Mayank Mehta, executive director of the bank account of the great achievements PV Sindhu and Srikanth's name is familiar to every household. The inclusion of both the board of the bank is very excited and optimistic for the future is a strong relationship and fruitful collaboration.
According to Srikanth generous support of Bank of Baroda for young budding players in the game on the world stage will improve the country's record.
Bank of Baroda:
Baroda Maharaja Sayajirao Gaikvadh third set July 20, 1908 the Bank of Baroda Indian State of Gujarat.
Ajay Kumar Bhalla appointed Director General of Foreign Trade
The government of the Indian Administrative Service officer Ajay Kumar Bhalla, Director General of Foreign Trade (DGFT) has appointed. His appointment has been made by order of the Department of Personnel and Training.
Ajay Kumar Bhalla about:
• In the center of many important positions including Meghalaya government has already given his services.
The Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT) about:
• The Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT) is an attached office of the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, and is headed by Director General of Foreign Trade.
The Union Cabinet approved a new ethanol policy
The Cabinet also revised the prices of sugar cane-based ethanol, the new law is approved. After the cabinet decision ethanol price at Rs 42 per liter from Rs 39 per liter will be. The use of ethanol in gasoline mixtures as is. The government's move toward free market framework increases. The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA), chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Oil marketing companies charge as decided in the case of excise duty, VAT or GST, and transportation will be paid to ethanol suppliers.
Ethanol Blended Petrol (EBP) Programme:
The central government in 2003 to promote the use of alternative and environment friendly fuel ethanol blended petrol (EBP) program launched.
The effect of the decision:
This decision will help improve the supply of ethanol.