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IMPORTANT CURRENT AFFAIRS FEBRUARY 2019 BY SAKSHI PAHWA
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16th Feb LIVE -NEWS
Expert Committee Recommends Rs 9,750 Monthly ational Minimum Wage i. The Expert Committee led by Anoop Satpathy, Fellow of V. V. Giri National Labour Institute (VVGNLI), submitted its report on "Determining the Methodology for Fixation of the National Minimum Wage" to the Government. ii. It recommended the fixation of need-based National Minimum Wage (NMW) for India at Rs 375 per day or Rs 9,750 per month irrespective of sectors, skills, occupations and rural-urban locations for a family comprising of 3.6 consumption units. The Present NMW is Rs. 4,576.
World Sustainable Development Summit 2019 Held At New Delhi i. World Sustainable Development Summit (WSDS) 2019, the flagship event of 'The Energy and Resources Institute' (TERI), was inaugurated by Vice President Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu at Vigyan Bhawan, New Delhi. ii. The theme of WSDS 2019 was 'Attaining the 2030 Agenda: delivering on our promise'. Frank Bainimarama, Prime Minister of Fiji was honoured with the Sustainable Development Leadership Award 2019 for his outstanding contributions towards sustainable development in Fiji TERI Director-General: Dr. Ajay Mathur, Headquarters: New Delhi
IWAI Launched Portal 'LADIS' For Real Time Information i. Inland Waterways Authority of India (IWAI) launched a new portal Least Available Depth Information System (LADIS) for real-time data on available depth on stretches of National Waterways. ii. It will ensure real-time data on ship and cargo owners on which they can undertake transportation on National Waterways (NW) in a more planned way. It is a step towards ensuring optimum use of National Waterways.