India-Pak tensions escalate, SEBI probes NSEL Scam, ED carryout raids against Kochhar – Weekly Digest #78

Monday- 25th February 2019 The income tax department has revived its demand that Cognizant provide documents related to the bribes it had paid to Tamil Nadu government officials to secure approvals for a building. Cognizant had voluntarily disclosed to the US SEC in 2016 the payment of bribes after it uncovered the 2014 payments in …

ZEE Chairman dramatic letter, More troubles for Chanda Kochhar, Over 200 hotels exit Oyo- Weekly Digest #75

Monday- 21st January 2019 The RBI has outlined norms for private parties to apply for the development of retail payment systems such as IMPS, UPI and others. It has said that it could allow multiple entities to set up payment systems in India to encourage competition as there are very few players at present. In …