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With the economic downturn dominating airwaves over the last few weeks, the government policy think-tank’s vice-chairman Rajiv Kumar pitched for a fiscal stimulus.
Niti Aayog Vice Chairman Rajiv Kumar has said the economic slowdown that began in 2013-14 has bottomed out and the GDP is likely to grow 6.9 to 7 per cent this fiscal.
The country's agriculture and allied growth is likely to be over 3 per cent in the ongoing fiscal, lower than around 5 per cent last year, according to a Niti Aayog member.
Niti Aayog is working with states to adopt first set of agri market reforms, including contract farming, online spot and futures trading besides encouraging private investment.
The paper pointed out that by including 'Public Order' in the Concurrent list of the Constitution, the central government can play a more proactive role in curbing violation of public order at a nasce
Srei Group today said it has inked a MoU with New Zealand's CBL to form a first of its kind joint venture offering surety and guarantee bonds in India.
The surveys had been carried out since December 2015 to find out efficacy of DBT in PDS in Chandigarh, Puducherry, and Dadra and Nagar Haveli.
Even as the Centre showcases achievements of direct benefit transfer (DBT), the NITI Aayog in a report to the government has underlined the hiccups seen in multiple surveys of the pilot project.
To ensure better transparency, efficiency and accountability, NGOs which receive foreign donations, have been directed to register themselves with a platform offered by the Niti Aayog.
The main theme of the meeting was to seek investment in exploration and production, processing, transportation and distribution network in oil and gas.
With the widening alcohol prohibition threatening to impact the country's tourism industry, NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant.
In a keynote address yesterday to the Second Committee of the UN General Assembly, Panagariya also played down the fears that automation would kill jobs.
The event will be addressed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the US delegation will be led by Ivanka Trump.
Niti Aayog member Bibek Debroy took a dig at former Finance Minister Yashwant Sinha's critique of the economy and said what Sinha called a "serious emergency" was actually a "minor cold".
The comments from deputy head of Niti Aayog comes at a time when PM Narendra Modi's administration is deliberating on measures to revive an economy.