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Export-led growth very critical for good jobs in India: Arvind Panagariya

Panagariya also made a strong case for creating Shenzhen-style Autonomous Employment Zones that create zones of 500 square kilometers or more along the coast that are characterized by highly entrepreneur-friendly regime with respect to land, labour and international trade to boost economic growth in the years to come.

India, other Asian countries benefited from opening up trade: Arvind Panagariya

Lower trade barriers help countries in achieving high growth rates and in reducing poverty, Panagariya said, adding that "we can casually link free trade to high per capita incomes".


'Eminence' tag to Jio institute 'courageous' decision, says Arvind Panagariya

The selection of the Jio Institute as one of the six "Institutions of Eminence" drew sharp criticism from various quarters with many questioning the process of selection and the motive behind it. The HRD Ministry had on Tuesday clarified that the tag was conditional.

Arvind Panagariya makes strong case for privatisation of PSBs

"I firmly believe that privatisation of all PSBs except perhaps the State Bank of India should be on the election manifestos of all parties who wish to present themselves as serious candidates to form the government in 2019," Arvind Panagariya said

Arvind Panagariya, Kanwal Sibal join USISPF as advisors to Board

Panagariya and Sibal have vast knowledge and experience regarding recent history related to the Indian political economy and diplomacy efforts, Mukesh Aghi, USISPF's president, said.

Getting states on board for reforms was a tough task: Arvind Panagariya

As the new vice-chairman Rajiv Kumar prepares to assume the office from Friday, Panagariya tells The Indian Express that instead of advising Kumar, he would brief his successor about the state of the institution letting him set his own priorities for the think-tank’s functioning.


Arvind Panagariya to submit final report on employment data by August 31

The Aayog had invited comments on draft report by July, 23. In June, the Prime Minister's Office had constituted the task force to suggest solutions for having timely and reliable employment data for policy making.

Create well-paid, productive jobs: Arvind Panagariya to young CEOs

"India's big focus is on creating good jobs. The pvt sector has to deliver to create well-paid, high productivity jobs: NITI VC @APanagariya," the government think-tank said in a tweet quoting Panagariya.

Sick PSUs closure have gone 'very well', says Arvind Panagariya

Arvind Panagariya was often outspoken on issues including labour reforms, privatisation of Air India and sick PSUs, for which RSS-affiliate Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh (BMS) had accused Niti Aayog of furthering corporate lobby's agenda in the country.

NPA resolution to spur credit expansion, growth, says Arvind Panagariya

NITI Aayog's report is expected to set the tone for consolidation roadmap. Five associate banks and Bharatiya Mahila Bank (BMB) became part of SBI on April 1, 2017, catapulting the country's largest lender to among the top 50 banks in the world.

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Niti Aayog Vice-Chairman Arvind Panagariya Resigns

Arvind Panagariya resigns as Niti Aayog vice-chairman: In August 2014, PM Narendra Modi had announced that the Planning Commission had become redundant, and handpicked Panagariya to head the organisation in its new avatar, the National Institution for Transforming India. To know more about the story watch out the video.

President Mukherjee chairs Conference of Governors

New Delhi, Feb 09 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday presided over a two-day Conference of Governors at the Rashtrapati Bhavan in the national capital. It is the fourth conference presided over by President Mukherjee and 47th such conference held in the Rashtrapati Bhavan. As many as 23 Governors and two Lieutenant Governors are participating in the conference. Vice-President Hamid Ansari, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, several Cabinet Ministers, Vice-Chairman of NITI Aayog Arvind Panagariya and National Security Advisor Ajit Doval participated in the conference. The conference will deliberate on terrorism and insurgency activities, creating jobs for youths with special focus on skill development for school dropouts.


FE Exclusive Interview With Arvind Panagariya

NITI Aayog vice-chairman Arvind Panagariya says that the states will be at the centre-stage of the Start-up India plan launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the Centre will capitalize on the experiences of different states in promoting startups. Panagariya also explained FE’s Santosh Tiwari how he plans to utilize the proposed special fund to […]