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Bill Gates makes a U-turn on demonetisation

We are certainly for digitisation. I do not have opinion about demonetisation. I still don't, says Bill Gates

Nitin Sethi  |  New Delhi 

A day after calling the demonetisation of Rs 1,000 and Rs 5,00 notes as an “important step to move away from a shadow economy” and a “bold move”, Bill Gates did a U-turn on Thursday and said, “I have no opinion about demonetisation”. He avoided commenting on the government’s move despite repeated queries even as he put his full weight behind the growing digital economy.   On Wednesday, the founder of Microsoft and now the co-chair and trustee of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation at a public lecture, hosted by NITI Aayog, had said: ...

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Bill Gates makes a U-turn on demonetisation

We are certainly for digitisation. I do not have opinion about demonetisation. I still don't, says Bill Gates

We are certainly for digitisation. I do not have opinion about demonetisation. I still don't, says Bill Gates A day after calling the demonetisation of Rs 1,000 and Rs 5,00 notes as an “important step to move away from a shadow economy” and a “bold move”, Bill Gates did a U-turn on Thursday and said, “I have no opinion about demonetisation”. He avoided commenting on the government’s move despite repeated queries even as he put his full weight behind the growing digital economy.   On Wednesday, the founder of Microsoft and now the co-chair and trustee of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation at a public lecture, hosted by NITI Aayog, had said: ... image
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Bill Gates makes a U-turn on demonetisation

We are certainly for digitisation. I do not have opinion about demonetisation. I still don't, says Bill Gates

A day after calling the demonetisation of Rs 1,000 and Rs 5,00 notes as an “important step to move away from a shadow economy” and a “bold move”, Bill Gates did a U-turn on Thursday and said, “I have no opinion about demonetisation”. He avoided commenting on the government’s move despite repeated queries even as he put his full weight behind the growing digital economy.   On Wednesday, the founder of Microsoft and now the co-chair and trustee of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation at a public lecture, hosted by NITI Aayog, had said: ...

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