4th Meeting of Economic Advisory Council to Prime Minister held in New Delhi

The 4th meeting of the Economic Advisory Council to the Prime Minister (EAC-PM) was held in New Delhi under the chairmanship of Dr BibekDebroy, Chairman, EAC-PM & Member, NITI Aayog. Economic Advisory Council is likely to identify sectors in the economy that need effective policy intervention advice. The Economic Advisory Council to the Prime Minister [...]

NITI Aayog: Independent debt management office must be set up

Niti Aayog Vice-Chairman Rajiv Kumar today made a strong case for setting up an independent debt management office, as better servicing of loans could lead to substantial reduction in India's interest payment.Debt management helps to reduce outstanding, unsecured debts over time to help the debtor regain control of finances. At present, government debt, including market borrowing, is managed [...]

India- Oman sign Eight MoUs including in defence, health and tourism sectors

India and Oman have signed eight Memoranda of Understandings (MoUs) in different areas including defence, health and tourism. The MoUs were inked during Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s maiden visit to Oman. Prime Minister Narendra Modi today held wide-ranging talks with the Sultan of Oman as the two sides signed eight agreements, including pacts on cooperation [...]