ECONOMY - 2019 September

September 13

The National Institution for Transforming India (NITI Aayog) has selected McKinsey & Company to set up India's first Digital Capability Centre (DCC), which will showcase advanced technologies and provide a test bed for emerging innovations. McKinsey supports five such digital capability centres across the globe Aachen, Chicago, Singapore, Venice, and Beijing.

September 7

In New Delhi, India is hosting 6th India-China Strategic Economic Dialogue (SED) from 7-9 September 2019. SED which will focus on collaboration between two countries on areas of Infrastructure, Energy, Resource Conservation, High-Tech, Pharmaceuticals and Policy. NITI Aayog (earlier Planning Commission) on Indian side and National Development and Reforms Commission (NDRC) on Chinese side lead SED. A bilateral Dialogue is held annually alternately at capital cities of two countries i.e. in New Delhi and Beijing.