Govt to subsidise essential food items
The government is looking at the possibility of
distributing several essential food items at a subsidised price to
ease the burden on marginalised people suffering as a result of
soaring food prices.
Vehicle sales to reach 100% growth this year
The booming vehicle market is expected to
further surge in sales this year following import duty reductions
last year that gave a kick start to the once ailing motor industry
in the country.
Peoples Bank promotes current accounts
People’s Bank launched a scheme to promote
current accounts for the first time in its history. Under this
scheme people who maintain a balance of Rs 50,000 during a quarter
will be eligible for a draw from which the winners will be selected.