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  • Government launches Aatmanirbhar Bharat ARISE-Atal New India Challenges programme for MSMEs, start-ups Sep 09, 2020 10:17 PM IST

    Government launches Aatmanirbhar Bharat ARISE-Atal New India Challenges programme for MSMEs, start-ups

    Kant also expressed hope that the Atal Innovation Mission, through the ARISE-Atal New India Challenges, will help in breaking new ground and this will be a path-breaking approach for driving India in the field of innovation.

  • State rankings: Intent must translate into action Sep 09, 2020 08:50 AM IST

    State rankings: Intent must translate into action

    Attracting investments has more to do with central measures and ground realities in states than just willingness to reform

  • COVID-19 vaccine: Russia seeks India's help in manufacturing, conducting Phase-3 trials, says NITI Aayog's VK Paul Sep 08, 2020 07:11 PM IST

    COVID-19 vaccine: Russia seeks India's help in manufacturing, conducting Phase-3 trials, says NITI Aayog's VK Paul

    Earlier, Kirill Dmitriev, the head of the Russian Direct Investment Fund, confirmed that the phase-III clinical trials of the Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccine will begin in India in September.

  • Gujarat tops Niti Aayog's Export Preparedness Index 2020 Aug 26, 2020 02:00 PM IST

    Gujarat tops Niti Aayog's Export Preparedness Index 2020

    Speaking at the launch of the report Niti Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant said rapid growth of exports is a crucial component for long-term economic growth.

  • NITI Aayog reviews EV-related policies, recommends bringing financing under priority sector lending Aug 24, 2020 10:23 AM IST

    NITI Aayog reviews EV-related policies, recommends bringing financing under priority sector lending

    The NITI Aayog has recommended increasing FAME II subsidy and extending the current timeline of one year to boost demand for electric vehicles.

  • NITI Aayog accelerates work on poverty index to rank states: Report Aug 20, 2020 02:17 PM IST

    NITI Aayog accelerates work on poverty index to rank states: Report

    The ILO says around 40 crore workers in India's informal sector are at risk of falling further into poverty due to the economic fallout of the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • COVID-19 vaccine: Government panel meets representatives of leading domestic manufacturers Aug 17, 2020 10:29 PM IST

    COVID-19 vaccine: Government panel meets representatives of leading domestic manufacturers

    The meeting was chaired by Niti Aayog member V K Paul and co-chaired by Union Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan.

  • Niti Aayog working to champion cause of women entrepreneurship: Amitabh Kant Aug 09, 2020 08:46 PM IST

    Niti Aayog working to champion cause of women entrepreneurship: Amitabh Kant

    Participating in a panel discussion on 'Inspiring Women Changemakers: The Power of Communication, Storytelling and Advocacy', Kant further said that India has some great examples of women who have carved a space for themselves.

  • India attracts $22 billion FDI during COVID-19: Amitabh Kant Aug 08, 2020 10:10 PM IST

    India attracts $22 billion FDI during COVID-19: Amitabh Kant

    Kant further said that almost 90 percent plus of the $22 billion foreign direct investment in India during the pandemic came through the automatic route.

  • India's mineral sector could be potential driver of high growth: CII to NITI Aayog Jul 27, 2020 05:45 PM IST

    India's mineral sector could be potential driver of high growth: CII to NITI Aayog

    In a letter to NITI Aayog Vice Chairman Rajiv Kumar, CII National Committee on Mining President Sunil Duggal said, "Under these times of economic stress, where the government is under pressure to spur growth, the mineral and resources sector could be a potential driver of high growth capable of contributing 8 percent of GDP by 2025-taking India on a path towards $5 trillion economy."

  • Increase in AI intensity by 1 unit can lead to 2.5% increase in GDP: ICRIER Jul 27, 2020 04:35 PM IST

    Increase in AI intensity by 1 unit can lead to 2.5% increase in GDP: ICRIER

    The economic effects of AI also include indirect effects on productivity, the Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations (ICRIER) said in the report titled 'Implications of AI on the Indian Economy'.

  • Innovations can help India's biotechnology economy to hit $100 billion by 2025, says Kant Jul 25, 2020 07:48 AM IST

    Innovations can help India's biotechnology economy to hit $100 billion by 2025, says Kant

    Kant said India is working to boost the biotechnology sector under the flagship programmes like 'Make in India' and 'Startup India'.

  • Finance Ministry requests Niti Aayog to work out 5-year asset monetisation plan Jul 23, 2020 10:03 PM IST

    Finance Ministry requests Niti Aayog to work out 5-year asset monetisation plan

    Niti Aayog has laid out an asset monetisation plan worth about Rs 1 lakh crore for the current fiscal, Finance Ministry Additional Secretary K Rajaraman said at a virtual session organised by industry body FICCI.

  • Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus may work with Niti Aayog to create new micro finance system Jul 20, 2020 01:03 PM IST

    Nobel laureate Muhammad Yunus may work with Niti Aayog to create new micro finance system

    Muhammad Yunus could work with the Niti Aayog to frame a proposal for making funds more accessible to the poor

  • Clean energy can support economic recovery in current downturn: Amitabh Kant Jul 17, 2020 08:20 PM IST

    Clean energy can support economic recovery in current downturn: Amitabh Kant

    Speaking at a webinar organised by the Council on Energy Environment and Water (CEEW), Kant said India offers an exciting long-term market for both domestic and international investors in clean energy space.

  • Gas sector gets a much-needed fillip Jul 16, 2020 09:35 AM IST

    Gas sector gets a much-needed fillip

    Till date, only 11 percent of the country, which accounts for 19 percent of the population, is covered by gas infrastructure

  • India set to make PDS location independent: NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant at UN forum Jul 15, 2020 01:30 PM IST

    India set to make PDS location independent: NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant at UN forum

    Addressing the special event on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) Acceleration Actions on the margins of 2020 High-Level Political Forum on Tuesday, Amitabh Kant said collective action through international cooperation is more relevant and important than ever before in these truly unprecedented times.

  • NITI Aayog invites applications for chief economist post Jul 02, 2020 04:45 PM IST

    NITI Aayog invites applications for chief economist post

    According to an advertisement posted on NITI Aayog's twitter handle, the post could be either filled through a contract or deputation and the chief economist will receive an affixed pay of Rs 3,30,000.

  • Niti Aayog vice chairman Rajiv Kumar says economy to recover following containment of COVID-19 Jun 30, 2020 08:18 PM IST

    Niti Aayog vice chairman Rajiv Kumar says economy to recover following containment of COVID-19

    Kumar was speaking at the virtual launch of a report titled - Towards a Clean Energy Economy: Post-COVID-19 Opportunities in India's Energy and Mobility Sectors - prepared by government think tank Niti Aayog and Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI).

  • Climate change cannot be stopped without decarbonising transport: NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant Jun 24, 2020 08:55 PM IST

    Climate change cannot be stopped without decarbonising transport: NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant

    Amitabh Kant made the remarks during the virtual launch of the 'Decarbonising Transport in Emerging Economies (DTEE)' project in India.

  • Niti Aayog vice chairman Rajiv Kumar says India will transform into middle-income economy by 2030 Jun 22, 2020 10:10 PM IST

    Niti Aayog vice chairman Rajiv Kumar says India will transform into middle-income economy by 2030

    The Niti Aayog vice chairman noted that the government is working on saving lives and livelihoods.

  • NITI Aayog forms panel to develop job platform for migrant labours Jun 19, 2020 07:37 PM IST

    NITI Aayog forms panel to develop job platform for migrant labours

    The goal is to develop a platform that can help blue-collar workers find job opportunities in their own language and location, an industry source said.

  • Forget English, go vernacular: NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant to fintech firms Jun 12, 2020 05:50 PM IST

    Forget English, go vernacular: NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant to fintech firms

    "Vernacular is the way forward. Financial integration efforts will need to localise their offerings and allow for dialects and languages as opposed to delivering services only in English," Kant said while addressing a virtual summit organised by industry body CII.

  • India needs to ramp up manufacturing of ventilator components: Amitabh Kant Jun 11, 2020 09:43 PM IST

    India needs to ramp up manufacturing of ventilator components: Amitabh Kant

    Speaking at a virtual conference of ventilator manufacturers and startups to discuss pathways for supporting indigenous manufacturing of ventilators, Kant said local makers supplied 60,000 ventilators in three months.

  • Indian courts adopting technology in forward-thinking manner: NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant Jun 06, 2020 09:10 PM IST

    Indian courts adopting technology in forward-thinking manner: NITI Aayog CEO Amitabh Kant

    COVID-19 pandemic has forced a shift towards solutions that minimise contact and can be activated through technology, including for the resolution of disputes, he said in a webinar on "Catylizing Online Dispute Resolution (ODR) for Justice Delivery".

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