Daily Archive: November 21, 2018

PIB+BACKGROUND: 21 NOVEMBER 2018

PIB+BACKGROUND: 21 NOVEMBER 2018 Prime Minister Launches Ease of Doing Business Grand Challenge (Ministry of Commerce & Industry) The PM launched a Grand Challenge on resolving seven identified Ease of Doing Business problems by using cutting-edge technologies. The Government of India aims to make India one of the easiest places to conduct business in the world. Objective: The objective is...

PIB+BACKGROUND: Jharkhand Power System Improvement Project

PIB+BACKGROUND: Jharkhand Power System Improvement Project Government of India and the World Bank sign $310 million Loan Agreement for Jharkhand Power System Improvement Project to provide reliable, quality, and affordable 24×7 electricity to the citizens of Jharkhand. The Government of India, the Government of Jharkhand and the World Bank signed a $310 million Loan Agreement for Jharkhand Power System Improvement...

PIB+BACKGROUND: City Gas Distribution (CGD)

PIB+BACKGROUND: City Gas Distribution (CGD) Hon’ble Prime Minister to lay Foundation Stones of City Gas Distribution (CGD) Projects in 65 Geographical Areas (GAs) in 129 Districts under the 9th CGD Bidding Round. (Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas) The Prime Minister would lay the Foundation Stones of City Gas Distribution (CGD) Projects in 65 Geographical Areas (GAs) in 129 districts...

PIB+BACKGROUND: “Act East” policy

PIB+BACKGROUND: “Act East” policy President of India addresses National Assembly of Vietnam; leads delegation-level talks; says Vietnam is pivotal to India’s “Act East” policy (President’s Secretariat) The President of India held bilateral meetings with the President of Vietnam as well as led delegation-level talks. The two countries signed and exchanged four agreements: An agreement between the Ministry of Information and...

PIB+BACKGROUND: Grand Challenge

PIB+BACKGROUND: Grand Challenge Prime Minister Launches Ease of Doing Business Grand Challenge (Ministry of Commerce & Industry) The PM launched a Grand Challenge on resolving seven identified Ease of Doing Business problems by using cutting-edge technologies. The Government of India aims to make India one of the easiest places to conduct business in the world. Objective: The objective is to...