.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch e-RUPI today (Photo:PTI)

  • E-RUPI is a voucher-based electronic payment system
  • It has been developed by NPCI in collaboration with the Health Ministry
  • E-RUPI will primarily be used for health related welfare payments

.Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
RuThe Indian rupee started weak this Monday and may weaken further against the dollar on concerns over India's economic outlook. (Photo Credit: Unsplash)pee

  • The domestic unit opened at 73.38 against the US dollar, then fell further to 73.43
  • On Thursday, the rupee had settled at 73.12 against the American currency
  • India recorded an all-time high of 1,03,558 coronavirus infections in a day

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Rs 2,000 currency notes have not been printed in the last two years even as the quantum of India's highest denomination currency note has come down. (Photo Credit: Opoyi)

  • 3,362 million currency notes of Rs 2000 denomination were in circulation on March 30, 2018
  • As of February 26, 2021, 2,499 million pieces of Rs 2,000 notes were in circulation
  • In last 2 years, no indent has been placed with the presses for printing of Rs 2000 denomination banknotes

.Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
The rupee firmed up by 3 paise to settle at 72.84 (provisional) against the US dollar on Wednesday. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • The local unit opened at 72.87 against the greenback at the interbank forex market
  • BSE Sensex ended at 19.69 points while the NSE Nifty slipped 2.80 points
  • Foreign institutional investors were net buyers in the capital market

.Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
The rupee on Thursday appreciated 21 paise to settle at 73.55 against the US dollar(Photo credit: PTI)

  • The domestic unit at the interbank forex market opened at 73.66 against the US dollar
  • The local unit finally closed at 73.55
  • The BSE Sensex ended 529.36 points while NSE Nifty jumped 148.15 points

.Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
The domestic unit was trading in a narrow range against the US dollar on Monday. (Photo Credit: Representative Image/Unsplash)

  • The rupee opened at 73.62 against the greenback
  • Retail inflation on softer food prices declined to 6.93% in November 
  • The global oil benchmark, fell 0.62% to USD 49.98 per barrel.

BSE Sensex settled at 143.62 points. (Photo credit: Unsplash)

  • Rupee's value strengthened by 3 paise to mark its seven-week high on Wednesday
  • Traders said the local unit was trading in a narrow range
  • BSE Sensex ended at 0.31% lower while NSE Nifty fell 50.80 points

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Rupee settled at 73.28 against the US dollar on Monday. (Photo Credit: Unsplash)

  • Rupee's value is expected to be in the 72.90-73.90 range against the USD, over the next days
  • Dollar index, that gauges USD's strength against a basket of six currencies, surged 0.10%
  • On Monday, Sensex was trading 147.46 points higher and Nifty rose 48.25 points