Decision on NIB deferred, PM wants more deliberations

The Union Cabinet on Thursday deferred decision on setting up National Investment Board (NIB) as Prime Minister Manmohan Singh wanted more inter-ministerial discussions on the proposal.

Cabinet to consider setting up of NIB Thursday

The Cabinet will consider on Thursday a proposal for setting up of National Investment Board (NIB) for quicker implementation of projects entailing investments in excess of Rs 1,000 crore.

NIB to advise, guide ministries on mega projects: Chidambaram

Replying to questions in the Lok Sabha, Chidambaram said NIB would be a Cabinet Committee on Investments, to be chaired by Prime Minister Manmohan Singh.

Early decision is expected on NIB: Chidambaram

The government on Thursday indicated that it would soon set up National Investment Board (NIB) under Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to give expeditious clearances to mega projects.

Cabinet to take up NIB proposal in 10 days: FinMin

The proposal to set up the National Investment Board (NIB) for expediting clearance to large projects will come up for approval before the Cabinet in next 10 days, a top Finance Ministry official said.

Cabinet to soon take up NIB proposal: Chidambaram

Finance Minister P Chidambaram Sunday indicated that the proposal to set up the National Investment Board (NIB) for expediting clearance to large projects will soon come up for approval before the Cabinet.

Govt likely to clear proposal to set up NIB in 3 weeks

A Cabinet note in this regard has already been circulated to ministries concerned.

Decision on setting up NIB likely in 2-3 weeks: Mayaram

The Finance Ministry Thursday said a decision on setting up the National Investment Board (NIB) to clear large infrastructure projects is likely in the next two-three weeks time.

Ficci supports setting up of NIB; writes to PM

Amidst differences within the government on setting up of National Investment Board (NIB), industry body Ficci Friday supported the proposal stating that such an institution will enable faster clearances of projects.

Natarajan takes on PC over investment board

Another tussle between two ministers of the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government has come to the fore.

NIB proposal likely to be taken up in next Cabinet meet: FM

Finance Minister P Chidambaram Thursday said a proposal to constitute a National Investment Board (NIB) is likely to be taken by the Cabinet in its next meeting.

FinMin to soon move Cabinet note to set up Investment Board

The Finance Ministry will shortly move a Cabinet note for setting up of a National Investment Board (NIB) to provide fast-tracking clearances to mega projects in the infrastructure sector.

FM pitches for PM-led Investment Board to speed up projects

Concerned over delay in implementation of projects, Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Friday suggested setting of a National Investment Board (NIB) under Prime Minister to accord speedy clearances to mega proposals.