March 24, 2020
In the midst of the shutdown of businesses all over India to contain the spread of the highly contagious Covid-19 infection, Finance Minister Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman today addressed a press conference on various statutory and regulatory compliance issues and announced a slew of measures for providing relief amid the pandemic outbreak.
The brief highlights of the announcements made by the Finance Minister:
March 19, 2020
Today the Directorate of Defense Trade Controls published an update to its operations as follows:
- Licensing, Commodity Jurisdictions, and General Correspondence: Though longer processing times are expected, DDTC continues to process these submissions and new licenses will be accepted.
- Enrollment and Registration: Still operating and being processed via DECCS.
- Voluntary Disclosures: Disclosures and related information may be submitted via email to DTCC-CaseStatus@state.gov. Materials should be sent on company letterhead and in PDF format. It is not necessary to send a duplicate hardcopy to DTCC through the mail.