News and Updates Issue 05 Duration March 01-15, 2021

A thing long expected takes the form of the unexpected when at last it comes.

MARK TWAIN

BANKING AND FOREIGN EXCHANGE

  • The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has issued a press release RBI/2020-21/106 dated March 12, 2021 in relation to data format for furnishing of credit information to credit information companies and other regulatory measures ReadMore

LABOUR LAW

  • Labour Department, Haryana has issued a Notification regarding provision of 75 percent reservation to Local Candidates of Haryana domicile [March 09, 2021] ReadMore
  • The Employees’ State Insurance (ESI) Corporation has decided to expand coverage of ESI Scheme and thereby health services under medical benefit to all the districts of the country in a phased manner. [March 15, 2021] ReadMore

COMPETITION LAW

  • Federal Trade Commission (FTC) finalizes settlement with mobile advertising company over allegations it failed to provide promised in-game rewards [March 10, 2021] ReadMore

ENERGY

  • Concerted global action needed for achieving affordable, clean energy for all: India at United Nation (UN) [March 12, 2021] ReadMore
  • Government issues list of solar modules & manufacturers eligible for its projects [March 11, 2021] ReadMore
  • Petrol, diesel prices unchanged though crude rate remains firm [March 15, 2021] ReadMore

NEWS

  • Residential accommodation for nuns, hostel for students can claim property tax exemption: Supreme Court (SC) [March 01, 2021] ReadMore
  • No Tax Deducted at Source (TDS) required on import of shrink-wrapped software: Supreme Court (SC) [March 03, 2021] ReadMore
  • Supreme Court (SC) to examine new OTT Regulations [March 04, 2021] ReadMore
  • European Union (EU) banking regulator hit by Microsoft email hack [March 08, 2021] ReadMore
  • Supreme Court (SC) sets up committee, seeks report on steps to be taken for early disposal of cheque bounce cases [March 10, 2021] ReadMore
  • Competition Commission of India (CCI) tells MakeMyTrip to relist Oyo rivals Treebo, FabHotels [March 10, 2021] ReadMore
  • Supreme Court (SC) seeks Government reply on uniform succession law [March 11, 2021] ReadMore
  • The European Union (EU) regulator approves Johnson & Johnson Covid vaccine [March 11, 2021] ReadMore
  • Google Pay will soon allow India users to delete transaction data [March 11, 2021] ReadMore

Disclaimer “This information has been gathered from various sources. Nothing herein is or may be construed as legal advice”.