N. K. Singh: New President of Institute of Economic Growth Society
Chairman of 15th Finance Commission, NK Singh, has been elected as the new president of Institute of Economic Growth (IEG) Society.Key FactsHe succeeded former Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh who was the President of IEG since 1992.His name was recommended ..
Tags: Economic growth • Institute of Economic Growth • New President of IEG • NK Singh • VKRV Rao
Month: Current Affairs - August, 2021
15th Finance Commission forms constitutes advisory council over terms of reference issue
The Fifteenth Finance Commission (FCC) headed by NK Singh has constituted Advisory Council to advise and assist Commission on issue or subject related to Terms of Reference (ToR) to quell strong opposition from some states over 2011 census. The council ..
Tags: 15th Finance Commission • Advisory Council • National • NK Singh • Terms of Reference
Month: Current Affairs - May, 2018
Government constitutes 15th Finance Commission under chairmanship NK Singh
The Union Government with the approval President of India has constituted 15th Finance Commission which will make recommendations for the five years commencing 1 April 2020 till 31 March 2025.The commission will recommend devolution of shareable central taxes to States. ..
Tags: 15th Finance Commission • Anoop Singh • Centre-States • Committees • National
Month: Current Affairs - November, 2017
Union Government Constitute NK Singh Committee to review FRBM Act
The Union Government has constituted a five member committee to comprehensively review and give recommendations on the Fiscal Responsibility and Budget Management (FRBM) roadmap for the future.Composition: The committee will be headed by Former Revenue Secretary and Rajya Sabha MP, NK ..
Tags: Committees • FRBM • NK Singh • Persons in News • UPSC
Month: Current Affairs - May, 2016
Former bureaucrat NK Singh selected for Japan’s highest civilian award
Former bureaucrat and parliamentarian Nand Kishore Singh has been selected for prestigious ‘Order of the Rising Sun, Gold and Silver’, Japan’s highest civilian award.He was chosen for this prestigious award for promoting economic, educational and cultural ties between India and ..
Tags: Awards • Japan • NK Singh • Persons in News