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Ro-Ro Ferry Service & Its Impact on Transportation and Logistics

Amitabh Kant

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s launch of the first of its kind, state of the art Ro-Ro Ghogha-Dahej and subsequently Hazira project (in phase-2) marks the beginning of a radical transformation of the transportation and logistics sector in India. The logistic costs in India are extremely high and tapping the full potential of waterways will provide a huge… Read More

NITI Aayog to launch Mentor India Campaign

NITI Aayog initiated transformative change in Health and Education

NITI Aayog will launch the Mentor India Campaign, a strategic nation building initiative to engage leaders who can guide and mentor students at more than 900 Atal Tinkering Labs, established across the country as a part of the Atal Innovation Mission. CEO NITI Aayog, Shri Amitabh Kant will unveil the online nationwide initiative in the capital tomorrow on … Read More

NITI Aayog initiated transformative change in Health and Education

NITI Aayog initiated transformative change in Health and Education

NITI Aayog has initiated a unique and novel initiative to catalyse transformational change in key Social Sectors. Under SATH (Sustainable Action for Transforming Human Capital), NITI Aayog and its knowledge partners will provide strategic, technical and implementation support to three states for each sector. A Committee comprising of Member, NITI Aayog… Read More

NITI Aayog to inaugurate National Conference organised by BPR&D

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Shri Amitabh Kant, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of NITI Aayog (National Institution for Transforming India), will inaugurate the 1st National Conference of Micro Missions of National Police Mission (NPM) here tomorrow. The two-day Conference is being organised by the Bureau of Police Research & Development (BPR&D), under the Ministry of Home… Read More

NITI Aayog holds the first Samavesh meeting

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In pursuance of the Prime Minister’s call for a New India 2022, the first meeting of the National Steering Group and other knowledge partners was held in NITI Aayog on 17th May 2017 under the co-chairmanship of Shri Amitabh Kant, CEO and Shri Ratan P Watal, Principal Adviser, NITI Aayog. The meeting was aimed at bringing together 32 premier educational and … Read More

NITI Aayog delegation meets UP CM in Lucknow

Furthering its key mandate of fostering cooperative federalism, NITI Aayog played the crucial role of a knowledge partner for the Uttar Pradesh Government by lending its support in laying out a roadmap for the State’s development.

A 17-member delegation led by Vice Chairman NITI Aayog, Dr. Arvind Panagariya,held day-long deliberations on the way forward… Read More

Cash back & Referral bonus schemes to be unveiled

Commemorating the 126th birth anniversary of Dr. Bhim Rao Ambedkar, Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi will launch several crucial initiatives to further the digital payments revolution in India on April 14th this year. These include, the launch of BHIM Aadhaar platform for merchants, cash back and referral bonus schemes for BHIM and declaring about 75 … Read More

Amitabh Kant launches India Innovation Index

To make India an innovation-driven economy, NITI Aayog, Department of Industrial Policy & Promotion (DIPP) and Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) together launched a mega initiative “India Innovation Index” that will rank states on Innovations through country’s first online innovation index portal that will capture data on innovation… Read More

Youth Pravasi Bharatiya Divas 2017

The CEO, NITI Aayog, Shri Amitabh Kant at the Plenary Session II of the Youth Pravasi Bharatiya Divas 2017, in Bengaluru, Karnataka,… Read More

Fellowship for Technical Director NTPC

Shri A.K. Jha, Director ( Technical), NTPC conferred with Honorary Fellowship by Shri Amitabh Kant , CEO, NITI Aayog (National Institution for Transforming India) under the aegis of Centre for Excellence in Project Management today at its 24th Global Symposium 2016 held in New Delhi. Shri Jha has been given this recognition for his leadership and contribution… Read More

NITI Aayog leads initiative to convert 100% Government

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In a transformative attempt to weed out black money and corruption from public life, the Government of India has constituted a Committee of Officers to enable 100 percent conversion of Government – Citizen Transactions to the digital platform.

The Committee, under the leadership of NITI Aayog CEO Mr. Amitabh Kant, will identify and operationalize in the… Read More

Smart Manufacturing to improve quality of jobs – CEO, NITI Aayog

“Smart manufacturing practices will increase productivity and the quality of employment opportunities” said Mr Amitabh Kant, CEO, NITI Aayog while addressing the 2nd Smart Manufacturing Conference jointly organized by CII and NITI Aayog today in New Delhi. Mr Kant observed that Indian manufacturing sector has to adopt advanced technologies to survive… Read More