Tag Archives: Organization

Departments under the Ministry of Science and Technology – DBT, DST, DSIR

By | August 3, 2017

Department of Biotechnology(DBT), Department of Science and Industrial Research (DSIR) and Ministry of Science and Technology(DST) are the three departments which work under the Ministry of Science & Technology. Department of Biotechnology(DBT): Department of Biotechnology(DBT) is responsible for identifying and supporting specific Research and development programs in biotechnology and biotechnology-related product manufacture. DBT also supports training of young… Read More »

About the National Sample Survey Organization (NSSO)

By | August 3, 2017

The National Sample Survey Organization (NSSO) carries out socioeconomic surveys, undertakes field of work for the Annual Survey of Industries and follow-up surveys of economic census, sample checks on area enumeration and crop estimation surveys and and prepares the urban frames useful in drawing of urban samples, besides collection of price data from rural and urban sectors. NSSO… Read More »

What are the Objectives and Functions of International Monetary Fund (IMF)?

By | March 2, 2017

Objectives of International Monetary Fund (IMF): The first Article of the Fund’s charter laid down six objectives for the International Monetary Fund. These are: To promote international cooperation by providing the machinery for consultation and collaboration by members on international monetary issues. To facilitate the balanced growth of international trade and through this, contribute to high levels of… Read More »

Organizations Covering Credit Risk

By | December 23, 2016

There are more than 40 organizations providing cover for credit risk, the world over. They are all members of a union International Union of Credit and Investment Insurers’ also popularly known as the BERNE UNION, In most countries, these organizations are government controlled through a few of them are privately owned. In India, we have the ‘Export Credit Guarantee Corporation of… Read More »

Security Printing & Minting Corporation of India Ltd. (SPMCIL)

By | March 9, 2016

Security Printing & Minting corporation of India Ltd. (SPMCIL), a wholly owned company of Government of India, was incorporated in January 2006 with its headquarters in New Delhi. It is a miniratna status public sector undertaking (PSU) and is engaged in the manufacture of security paper, printing of currency and black notes, non-judicial stamp papers, postage stamps, travel… Read More »

About Bank for International Settlements (BIS)

By | February 9, 2016

Bank for International Settlements (BIS) was established on 17th May 1930 and it is the oldest international financial organization. BIS is an international organization which fosters international organization which fosters international monetary and financial cooperation and serves as a bank for Central Banks. The head office of Bank for International Settlements (BIS) is located in Basel, Switzerland and there… Read More »

Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC)

By | December 20, 2015

The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) is a permanent, intergovernmental Organization, created at the Baghdad Conference on September 10–14, 1960, by Iran, Iraq, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia and Venezuela. The five Founding Members were later joined by nine other Members. viz. Qatar (1961); Indonesia (1962) – suspended its membership from January 2009-December 2015; Libya (1962); UAE (1967);… Read More »

About International Organization for Standardization (ISO)

By | March 27, 2015

ISO (International Organization for Standardization) is the world’s largest developer and publisher of International Standards. ISO was founded in 1947 as a non-governmental federation of national standards bodies. ISO is a network of the national standards institutes of 163 countries, one member per country, with a Central Secretariat in Geneva, Switzerland, that coordinates the system. ISO is a non-govermental… Read More »

Programs and Funds of United Nations (UN)

By | March 15, 2015

United Nations (UN) programs and funds are financed through voluntary contributions rather than assessed contributions. They include the following programs: United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) United Nations Fund for Population Activities (UNFPA) United nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) and United Nations Environmental Programme (UNEP) United Nations International Children’s Emergency… Read More »

Six Principle Organs of United Nations (UN)

By | February 3, 2015

The charter of United Nations established six principle organs of United Nations. The six Principle organs are listed below and written about them in brief. General assembly The security council the economic and social council the trusteeship council the international court of justice the secretariat General Assembly: The United Nation General Assembly UNGA is called as town meeting… Read More »