Category Articles: World
March 16, 2018
Mumbai / London: Reliance Industries Limited (RIL), a leading provider of energy, petrochemicals, textiles, retail, telecommunications and digital services, was presented with the ‘Drivers of Change’ award at the Financial Times ArcelorMittal Boldness in Business Awards, in a ceremony that took place in London last night.
RIL’s demonstration of boldness was recognized by a panel of FT journalists and independent judges who selected the company out of six shortlisted businesses.
March 15, 2018
As the Hindus of Bali island observe a "day of silence" on Hari Nyepi marking a new year
-Ngurah Rai international airport at Bali will be shut down for 24 hours starting from 6 am local time on Saturday (Mar 17) affecting 480 flights including nearly 240 international flights.
- No lights will be turned on and none will be allowed outdoors
- For the first time, telecoms providers have also been asked to shut down some mobile Internet services, as religious ...Read More
March 13, 2018
Ahmedabad: Germany headquartered plumbing and heating solutions firm Viega which is into piping, draining, flushing technology today launched its first manufacturing facility in India at Sanand near Ahmedabad with an investment of around Rs 160 crore (20 million euro). The plant will initially make floor drains and toilet system. The facility will cater to the local demands as well as export market in South East Asia and the Middle East.
Memorandum of Undestanding(MoU) for this unit was sign...Read More
March 13, 2018
Mumbai: Indian business tycoon and Chairman & Managing Director of Reliance Industries, Mr. Mukesh Ambani, today met with a government delegation from the Republic of Estonia comprising of Ms. Urve Palo, Minister of Entrepreneurship & IT, Mr. Viljar Lubi, Deputy Secretary General for Economic Development and Mr. Riho Kruuv, Ambassador of the Republic of Estonia to India. Mr. Ambani, who is well aware of the advancements made by Estonia in the field of e-governance and ICT, has expressed his desi...Read More
March 10, 2018
Agreement between India and France on the Prevention of Illicit Consumption and Reduction of Illicit Traffic in Narcotic Drugs, Psychotropic Substances and Chemical Precursors and Related Offences
Shri Rajnath Singh, Home Minister
Mr. Jean-Yves Le Drian,
Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs
The Agreement shall facilitate the two countries in combating illicit traffic and consumption of drugs and will a...Read More
March 08, 2018
Ahmedabad, March 8, 2018: Poland’s Ambassador to India Mr. Adam Burakowski today paid a courtesy visit to Gujarat Chief Minister Mr. Vijaybhai Rupani in Gandhinagar.
This was the first visit of Mr. Burakowski, after taking his charge as the Ambassador, to Gujarat. During the visit the duo had made deliberation over strengthening the bilateral trade and commerce relationships between Poland and Gujarat. They also made discussion about Poland to become the partner country with Gujarat in th...Read More
March 05, 2018
Vadodara: Xylem Inc. (NYSE: XYL), New York headquartered global water technology company dedicated to solving the water issues, has announced the opening of its India Technology Centre in Vadodara, Gujarat.
The centre will serve the growing demand from the municipal and industrial sectors across the state of Gujarat, offering smart water and wastewater management solutions.
The Xylem India Technology Centre will also serve as a global resource for Xylem’s ongoing research and ...Read More
March 02, 2018
New Delhi: The American government today refused to confirm the presence of billionaire bank defaulter Nirav Modi in the country. A US state department official Heather Nauert said they are aware of the recent media reports that Nirav Modi is in America but can not confirm those reports.
February 27, 2018
Ahmedabad: American President Donald Trump for the second time in a month raised the issue of high import duty on motorcycles by India.
Trump in a gathering of governors at the White House said:
When they (Harley Davidson) send a motorcycle to India, as an example, they have to pay 100 per cent tax, 100 per cent. The prime minister(Modi), who I think is a fantastic man, called me the other day and said we are lowering it to 50 per cent. I said okay, but so far we’re getting nothing. He ...Read More
February 21, 2018
Gandhinagar: Consul General of Singapore in Mumbai, Ajit Singh today called on the Gujarat Chief Minister in capital Gandhinagar.
According to the Chief Minister's office this was a courtesy call.
The Chief Minister invited Singapore to become a partner country in upcoming Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit scheduled to take place in January 2019. The Chief Minister pointed out that Singapore has been partnering the summit since 2015.
The Singapore side discussed the agenda of partnership ...Read More
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