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Economy expected to grow at 6.8 per cent in 2018-19

The Economic Survey 2018-19 says the General Government (Centre plus States) has been on the path of fiscal consolidation and fiscal discipline. It says revenue augmentation and expenditure reprioritization and rationalization continue to be integral to fiscal reforms. “Broadening and deepening the direct tax base and stabilization of Goods and …

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Economic Survey Calls for a Sustained 8% Growth Rate for India to Become a USD 5 Trillion Economy by 2024-25

The Economic Survey tabled by the Union Minister for Finance and Corporate Affairs Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman in Parliament today portends bright prospects for economic growth. The Survey says its theme is about enabling a “shifting of gears”, “to achieve the objective of becoming USD 5 trillion economy by 2024-25, as …

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Economic Survey 2019 reflects the government’s resolve to maintain fiscal stability while pushing up GDP growth rates

Vice Chairman of NITI Aayog, Dr. Rajiv Kumar has hailed the Economic Survey 2019 as government’s resolve to maintain fiscal stability while pushing up the GDP growth rate. In a tweet, he said that the measures to accelerate investments, especially from the private sector to give a push to growth …

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SOS India handholds parent-less children, settles 5000 youth

“Going by the SOS Children’s Villages founder, Dr Herman Gmeiner’s motto – “A loving home for every child”, SOS India has settled over 5000 once abandoned and parentless children, into the mainstream society. The organisation has impacted about 71,000 children since its inception”, said Mr. Sumanta Kar, Deputy National Director Integrated …

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NSIC Signs MoU with CSC – eGovernance Services India

New Delhi (Agency): NSIC signs MoU with Common Service Centres (CSC) e-Governance Services India for enhancing new offerings  for the MSME sector by synergizing each others competence. Speaking on the occasion, Shri. Ram Mohan Mishra, CMD,NSIC stated that this MoU will also enable CSCs to utilize plethora of NSIC offerings through the …

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Action taken against 271 companies in last three years to safeguard investors

In order to redress investors ‘grievances, action has been initiated against 95 companies in 2016-17, 101 companies in 2017-18 and 75 companies in 2018-19 under various provisions of the Companies Act. This was stated by the Union Minister of Finance & Corporate Affairs, Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman in a written reply to …

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Plan to increase the number of MSMES in the country

The Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprisesis striving to increase the number of micro and small industries in the country on a sustainable basis through implementation of various schemes andprogrammes. The Ministry provides better credit facility, technology upgradation and skilling to boost the entire MSME eco-system. Followings are the …

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“Healthy States, Progressive India” – NITI Aayog will release the second edition

NITI Aayog will release the second edition of “Healthy States, Progressive India” in the capital tomorrow on 25.6.2019. The Report will be released by VC NITI Aayog Dr. Rajiv Kumar in presence of Member NITI AayogDr. V K Paul, CEO NITI Aayog Amitabh Kant, Union Health Secretary Preeti Sudan and …

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