Arun Jaitley, the former Indian finance minister and one of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s closest associates, died in hospital on Saturday, nearly two weeks after he was admitted following breathing
The Ministry called on the companies practicing such activities to enhance their awareness and knowledge on the risks of money laundering and keep pace with the government's efforts in this regard.
"Just found out that Dr Hafeez has tested positive for Covid-19. I pray for his swift recovery and good health," Minister for Industries and Production Hammad Azhar wrote on Twitter.
G20 finance ministers and central bankers were meeting on Friday to align plans to relaunch the global economy after the coronavirus pandemic and to limit the harm to the worst-off nations shut out of the race for vaccines.
Malaysia’s former finance minister pleaded not guilty on Friday to two new corruption charges, saying the legal moves against him were politically motivated ahead of impending elections.
Efforts by the French-supported Adib have hit multiple snags, after the country’s main Shiite groups, Hezbollah and Amal, insisted on retaining hold of the key Finance Ministry.
Sri Lanka's newly-elected leader Gotabaya Rajapaksa appointed his brother Mahinda Rajapaksa, the current Prime Minister, as the interim government's new finance minister,
As Prime Ministers Jawaharlal Nehru and Indira Gandhi sought to put the state in the commanding heights of the economy, about 250 Central public sector undertakings (PSUs) came up in India.
The court also directed Chidambaram to furnish a personal bond of Rs1 lakh and two sureties of like amount each.