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Haryana government sets up Economic Advisory Council to promote industries

A notification to this effect has been issued by the Industries and Commerce Department, said a government spokesman, adding the EAC will comprise membership-based advisory panel and will be headed by the Chief Minister, while various representatives of the government, industry and academia sector have also been included in the panel.

Nov 12, 2019, 22:25 PM IST

Accretion of fresh NPAs has virtually stopped, says Bibek Debroy

According to recent RBI data, bad loans of public sector banks stood at Rs 7.34 lakh crore by the end of second quarter this fiscal.

Feb 07, 2018, 23:02 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi's economic council to link growth with social aspects

The Council also laid out a road map for stepping up job creation, skill development and recommended enhanced resource investment in social sectors including health and education.

Nov 10, 2017, 16:32 PM IST

Economic growth, employment generation on top priority: PM Modi's EAC

With the economy slowing down and joblessness becoming a major issue, the EAC-PM has identified 10 major priority areas over which it will prepare a report and submit it over the next six months.

Oct 12, 2017, 07:54 AM IST

Stick to fiscal consolidation road map: EAC-PM to govt

The Council, which met for the first time today, has identified ten themes, including economic growth and job creations, that need attention.

Oct 11, 2017, 19:51 PM IST

Govt must stick to fiscal consolidation, says PM's economic advisory council

The government is considering ways to revive the economy after growth fell to its slowest pace in three years in the three months to June.


Oct 11, 2017, 15:23 PM IST

PM Modi's Economic Advisory Council meet today; growth revival, job creation high on agenda

The Council will address all issues of emergent importance, will engage with a broad spectrum of stakeholders and formulate advice accordingly.

Oct 11, 2017, 06:37 AM IST

PM economic advisory panel to hold first meet on Wednesday

The Council held a brainstorming session with stakeholders yesterday in the run up to its first meeting on Wednesday, an official statement said today.

Oct 10, 2017, 19:21 PM IST

Bibek Debroy to head PM Modi's Economic Advisory Council

Other members of the Economic Advisory Council constituted by PM Modi are Surjit Bhalla, Rathin Roy, Ashima Goyal and Ratan Watal.

Sep 25, 2017, 18:43 PM IST

Higher education needs radical changes: C Rangarajan

Former Chairman of Economic Advisory Council to the Prime Minister C Rangarajan today said higher education in India is at "cross-roads", and needs radical changes.

Jul 08, 2016, 19:20 PM IST

India needs decisive govt for next decade: Rangarajan

Dr C Rangarajan, chairman of Prime Minister`s Economic Advisory Council, today said that India needed a decisive government as the next decade will be crucial for the country.

Nov 30, 2013, 23:13 PM IST

Data handling a challenge for policy-makers: Rangarajan

Handling and analysis of huge volume of data have become a challenge for policy-makers both in public and private sectors, Prime Minister's Economic Advisory Council Chairman C Rangarajan said today.

Jul 22, 2013, 17:36 PM IST

Govt determined to contain fiscal deficit: Rangarajan

Chairman of Prime Minister's Economic Advisory Council C Rangarajan today said the government was determined to contain fiscal deficit.

Jun 29, 2012, 15:53 PM IST

April-Dec fiscal deficit 92.3% of FY12 target

India's fiscal deficit during April to December was 3.81 trillion rupees, or 92.3 percent of the full-year target, government data showed on Tuesday.

Jan 31, 2012, 16:09 PM IST

Balance of payments concern short-term: Rangarajan

Any concern about India's balance of payments is short-term in nature, Prime Minister's Economic Advisory Council's Chairman C. Rangarajan said on Tuesday.

Jan 31, 2012, 15:15 PM IST

Rangarajan expects economic growth to moderate to 6%

Newly-appointed chairman of the
Prime Minister`s Economic Advisory Council C Rangarajan
expects the economic growth to moderate to 6 per cent on
account of a delayed monsoon, as compared to 6.7 per cent in
the previous fiscal.

Aug 11, 2009, 22:19 PM IST