Centralisation of power in PMO not good for economy: Shiv Sena
The central government wants the finance minister and RBI governor under its control, an editorial in Sena mouthpiece 'Saamana' claimed, adding that the present BJP-led dispensation is not ready to listen to economists as it considers the economy as a "share market gamble".
India in growth recession; extreme centralisation of power in PMO not good: Raghuram Rajan
The starting point to address this slowdown will b...
Geospatial industry leaders seek integrated geospatial policy under PMO-led agency
At present, India has as many as 17 national-level geospat...
PMO asks RBI to consider 1-time roll over of builders loans
Sources say the proposal is for banks to be empowered to take commercial decisions for a one-time recast of loans, and without classifying those loans as SMAs or Special Mention Accounts.
Karvy says completed payouts to clients who complained to PMO on social media
On Saturday and Sunday, Karvy Stock Broking received 53 posts on its Twitter handle.
FASTag adoption, new projects to improve NHAI cashflows: Report
It can be noted that NHAI has been facing funding and cash flow issues leaving many of its projects stalled. The national road builder's debt has risen eight times between fiscals 2014 and 2019 to Rs 1.8 lakh crore, primarily due to spiralling land cost which generally makes up 30-35 percent of a project cost.
Internet service providers seek PMO help on revised AGR
Internet service providers have written to the Prime Minister’s Office seeking relief from any move by the telecom department to implement a Supreme Court order on adjusted gross revenue on all telecom licence holders – and not just telcos.
Smokeless, flameless stoves are powering Rashtrapati Bhavan and PMO’s kitchen
Cook stove may not be the ideal product to innovate, but Hari Rao clearly saw an opportunity. Despite challenges, Rao had the fire in his belly to start Agnisumukh, a biogas-based automated cooking equipment that saves more than 30% gas fuels.
How can 'international business broker' have access to PMO, asks Congress
Priyanka Gandhi said that while farmers & unemployed youth did not have the facility of meeting the PM and airing their grievances, "international business brokers" were giving assurance that the EU parliamentarians' visit would be sponsored.
Send PMO regular reports on all long-delayed projects, PM Modi orders
“Prime Minister reviewed the progress of infrastructure connectivity projects including Katra-Banihal Railway Line. He gave explicit instructions on speedy completion of the project by next year. Several projects in the north-east like the widening and upgradation of Aizawl-Tuipang highway project was also discussed,” the PMO statement said.
Delegation of Revenue officers meets MoS PMO to demand speedy promotions
After the discussions, the minister assured the IRS officers of speedy promotion. He said their case will be expedited and the promotion will be done in due time.
10 shortlisted for Viral Acharya’s replacement as RBI deputy guv
The deputy governor in charge of monetary policy has traditionally been an external economist.
PMO panel asks NCR states, agencies to intensify anti-pollution measures
The high-level task force led by the principal secretary to the prime minister held a meeting on Thursday to analyse factors contributing to the deterioration of air quality in the last week of October, the situation in the run up to Diwali and till mid November. It also reviewed the measures being taken by various agencies to control dust emission in the Delhi-NCR region, a Delhi government official who attended the meeting said.
PMO taking stock of telcos' financial health
PMO held talks with DoT on falling revenues of carriers several times last month.
PMO asks states to curb fake ITC claims
The Prime Minister's Office (PMO) on Friday took stock of the issues impacting revenue collection and asked states for increasing compliance and use data to nab evaders.
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