NPCI and RBI Take Bold Steps Towards Offline Digital Payment Solutions

More recently, as of August 24, 2023, the RBI has increased the transaction limit for small-value digital payments in offline mode from ₹200 to ₹500. This enhancement is part of the efforts to encourage wider adoption of this mode of payment and to bring in more use cases. Offline payments can be made using the National Common Mobility Card or UPI Lite.

“From Statistics to Solutions: Addressing India’s 27% Gender Wage Gap in 2023”

Overall Pay Gap: The gender pay gap in India stands at an alarming 27%, with women earning on average 73% of what men earn for identical roles. In some sectors, such as technology, the gap widens, with women earning just 60% of what their male counterparts do. Another perspective puts this gap at 19%, indicating some variability in these findings​​.