STOCK MARKET BSE NSE

AP to Replicate EDB Model of Singapore

Published: 08th May 2015 05:59 AM  |   Last Updated: 08th May 2015 05:59 AM   |  A+A-

HYDERABAD:The Andhra Pradesh government, which wants to set up an Economic Development Board (EDB)on the lines of the EDB of Singapore, has decided to study the functioning of the EDB in the island nation.

As part of this, Chief Secretary IYR Krishna Rao along with Principal Finance Secretary PV Ramesh will visit Singapore from May 13.

“The tour is aimed at studying the Singapore EDB and other Key Economic Institutions for designing the new institution, Economic Development Board (EDB), as an enabler for the departments to fast track the economic growth and place the State on a sustainable double digit growth strategy,” State government said in GO issued here on Thursday.

According to the GO, the officers after coming back from their visit will have to  submit a report to the GAD department  with well-defined outputs from their visit.



Comments

Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp