Saturday, November 17 2018

November 17, 2018

India and the Asian Development Bank (ADB) sign $300 Million Loan

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Government of India signed in national capital a $300 million Loan Agreement to support lending by India Infrastructure Finance Company Limited (IIFCL).Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Sameer Kumar Khare, Additional Secretary (Fund Bank and ADB), Department of Economic Affairs, Ministry of Finance, who signed the loan agreement on behalf of Government of India

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November 16, 2018

Tourist Facilitator Certification programme can create jobs for local people in tourism

New Delhi-Union Tourism Secretary Mrs Rashmi Verma said that the concept of tourist guide has changed world over and the new age tourist facilitators are ‘story tellers’. Ministry has launched Incredible India Tourist Facilitator Certification (IITFC) Programme in New Delhi.The Secretary added that this online programme will have lot of advantages like job creation for local people, harness the local

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November 13, 2018

PMs Statement prior to his departure to Singapore

Following is the text of the Prime Minister Narendra Modis departure statement prior to his visit to Singapore. I will be visiting Singapore on 14-15 November, to participate in the ASEAN-India and East Asia Summits. In addition, I would also participate in the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership Leaders’ Meeting. My participation in these meetings symbolizes our continued commitment to strengthening

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November 13, 2018

2nd Startup India Investment Seminar in Beijing

Embassy of India in China in partnership with Startup India Association (SIA) and Venture Gurukool organized 2nd Startup India Investment Seminar  in Beijing for fostering innovation and entrepreneurship among Indian youth.The 1st Startup Indian Investment event was organised in November 2017. The event was planned to expose Chinese VCs and investors to the promising Indian startups and also help Indian

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