Tag: World Bank

Himachal signs development policy loan to improve water supply in Shimla

New Delhi: The Himachal government has signed a development policy loan with the government of India and the World Bank for improving water supply...

Union Ministry approves up-gradation of two National Highways

World Bank clears second phase of Rs. 770 crore HP Road and other Infrastructure Development Corporation project The Union Ministry of Road Transport and Highways...

Skill Development Corp to train 2000 specially abled persons: Industries Minister

Specially abled persons were an integral part of society and have special abilities which needed to be harnessed in a right perspective to bring...

WB to fund Rs. 650-cr to Source Sustainability and Climate Resilient...

Shimla: A World Bank team led by Ranjan Samantary and Chris Jackson met Forest Minister Govind Thakur, today and discussed the World Bank funded...

Pharka launches Public Financial Management and Capacity Building Programme

Shimla: Chief Secretary VC Pharka today launched the World Bank aided 'H.P. Public Financial Management & Capacity Building Programme’. The World Bank has sanctioned...

World Bank funding to improve Public Expenditure Management and Tax Administration

New Delhi: To improve the efficiency of Public Expenditure Management and Tax Administration in Himachal Pradesh, the Union Government today signed an agreement for...

Himachal balances economic growth with social inclusion: World Bank

In a World Bank Report 'Scaling the Heights: Social inclusion and sustainable development" on Himachal Pradesh, the state has effectively balanced economic growth with...

World Bank Team Visits Rampur Hydro Power Station

To inspect the working of all six units of the 412 MW Rampur Hydro Power project, a World Bank officials’ team visited Power Project...

India signs loan agreements for $ 200-million with World Bank

The Government of India has signed the Loan Agreement for World Bank (IBRD) financing of US$ 200 million for Technology Centre System Programme (TCSP)...

CM urges World Bank to include H.P in priority list for...

To review the implementation and progress of the development Policy Loan (DPL-II) Project in Himachal Pradesh, Dr. Onno Ruhal, Country Director, World Bank along...

World Bank funded Horticulture project to complete within six years

Shimla: A World Bank team headed by Manivannan Pathy called on Horticulture Minister Vidya Stokes here today and discussed various issues including Rs. 1000...

State receives Rs.550 crore for Green Growth and Sustainable Development

To promote inclusive Green Growth and Sustainable development in Himachal Pradesh, the World Bank and Department of Economic Affairs (DEA) Government of India, had...