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Sep 21, 2017
West Bengal gets $300 mn Asian Development Bank loan to carry forward fiscal reformsThe board of Asian Development Bank (ADB) approved a loan of $300 million to continue a comprehensive series of fiscal reforms in West Bengal to bring about more accessible, affordable, and high quality public services
Jul 30, 2017
Centre sees environment as a burden not a societal obligation, says Jairam RameshJairam Ramesh, 63, has been a member of the Rajya Sabha since 2004 and held several portfolios, including rural development and drinking water and sanitation, during the second term of the UPA regime from 2009-14. But he is best-known, and still remembered, for his stint as environment minister.
Jul 25, 2017
Driverless cars will not be allowed in India, they will lead to joblessness, says Nitin GadkariThe government will focus on training drivers as adequate driving skills can provide employment to about 50 lakh people.
Jul 20, 2017
Indian economy to grow at 7.4% in 2017, 7.6% in next year, says ADB reportAccording to the report, South Asia will be the fastest growing of all sub-regions in Asia and the Pacific
Jul 20, 2017
Asian Development Bank projects 7.4% growth for India in 2017The outlook for Central Asia has also improved as stronger domestic demand and exports in some countries have fuelled an unexpected recovery in the sub-region.
Jul 04, 2017
Asian Development Bank grants $220 mn for better road connectivity in Rajasthanthe ADB announced their new $10-billion country strategy for India, with the focus on supporting low-income states and the development of economic corridors.
Jun 16, 2017
AIIB approves $150 mn equity investment in IndiaThe AIIB was established in 2015 and started operations in January 2016 to provide financing for infrastructure improvement in Asia.
May 09, 2017
India to source defence technology from Japan, reveals Defence Minister Arun JaitleyIndia is looking to strengthen its military cooperation with Japan and is interested in sourcing defence technologies for domestic manufacture of arms and equipment, Defence Minister Arun Jaitley said.
May 09, 2017
China to hold grand Belt and Road Forum meet next week: Will India skip biggest diplomatic event of the year?China’s Belt and Road Forum, the meeting to flag off its 'One Belt, One Road' proposal, titled 'Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation' on 14 May in Beijing is billed as the biggest diplomatic event of the year
May 08, 2017
Set up regional hub in New Delhi, Arun Jaitley urges Asian Development Bankwith the merger of Asian Development Fund (ADF) and Ordinary Capital Resources (OCR) with effect from 1 January 2017, ADB's envelope of available resources has grown bigger and more resources could be made available for Regional Cooperation and Integration (RCI) initiative of the bank.