Wednesday, August 22 2018

April 17, 2018

Indian Economy recovered from the effects of demonetisation and GST

The World Bank forecast India growth rate of 7,3 per cent this year and 7,5 per cent for 2019 and 2020.Bank also noted that the India economy has recovered from the effects of demonetisation and the Goods and Services Tax.The World Bank in its twice-a-year South Asia Economic Focus report said India should strive to accelerate investments and exports to take advantage of the recovery in global growth said World Bank

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April 16, 2018

Goa to be Developed as Cargo Hub- Suresh Prabhu

Central government in the collaboration with state government and private partners is working on to promote Goa as a tourism destination as well as a cargo hub, stated Union Minister for Civil Aviation Shri Suresh Prabhu. He was addressing media persons at Dabolim Airport, Goa after the inspection of ongoing renovation work. Mopa airport will commence operations by September 2020. Dabolim Airport will continue to remain operational along with Mopa said, Shri Prabhu. The renovation work worth Rs 300 crore

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April 16, 2018

SC directed to provide security to the family gangrape and murder victim Asifa

New Delhi- SC directed the J&K Govt to provide security to the family of the eight-year old Kathua gangrape and murder victim Asifa.SC also asked the state police as well to provide adequate security at the observation home where a juvenile accused has been kept.A bench comprising Chief Justice Dipak Misra and justices A M Khanwilkar and D Y Chandrachud also asked the state government to give security to the lawyer and a family friend assisting them in pursuing the

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April 15, 2018

Modi will leave on a five-day visit to Sweden and the UK

New Delhi-Prime Minister Narendra Modi will attend the first ever India-Nordic Summit at Stockholm, which will be co-hosted by India and Sweden.PM will also hold bilateral discussions with his Swedish counterpart Stefan Lofven as well as the leaders of Nordic countries to build broad understanding for enhance business and trade and enhance cooperation in the field of Science and Technology.Mr Modi will take part in the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting being hosted by UK in London. He will also

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April 15, 2018

New airport in Goa will be an icon of growth for the country:Prabhu

Union minister of Civil Aviation and Commerce and Industry Suresh Prabhu said proposed Mopa airport site in North Goa will be an icon of growth and a model for development for the country. Mr Prabhu visited the proposed Mopa airport site today in Goa.He informed to the press that Goa state will hosting 30 million tourists annually by 2025 and it will create thousands of jobs across segments in aviation and logistics sectors, besides tourism.Minister said all new jobs related

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April 15, 2018

E-Way Bill system comes into force from today

New Delhi : E-Way Bill system for Intra-State movement of goods in the States of Andhra Pradesh, Gujarat, Kerala, Telangana and Uttar Pradesh comes into force from 15th April.Ministry of finance, with the roll-out of Intra-State movement of goods e-Way Bill system in these States, trade and industry will be further facilitated so far as the transport of goods is concerned. This will also help in paving the way for a nation-wide single e-Way Bill system. Govt asked trade and

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April 14, 2018

PM Modi expected to have private meetings with The Queen and British PM

PM of India Narendra Modi is expected to have private meetings with the Queen and British PM Theresa May during his visit to the UK for the Commonwealth heads of government meeting (CHOGM).Narendra.Indian PM and 52 other heads of government are due to arrive for the meetings in London and Windsor which take place from the 16th April until the 20th April. This is when the UK will assume its chairmanship for the next two years.Narendra Modi is expected to

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April 14, 2018

Extending e-Visa to 161 countries to boost medical tourism

New Delhi-India is promoting the emergence of India as a medical destination to the world saidUnion Home Minister Shri Rajnath Singh .He was addressing the 127th Founder’s Day Celebrations of Sir Ganga Ram Hospital, the Union Ministry of Home Affairs has taken several steps towards boosting medical tourism such as extending e-Visa to 161 countries. Besides, the MHA has extended the duration of stay on e-Visa from 30 to 60 days and also allowed triple entry in e-Medical Visa cases.Mr

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April 13, 2018

39 countries to participate in India – Wiesbaden Conference 2018

New Delhi-India in cooperation with Germany and the United Nations Office for Disarmament Affairs is hosting the India-Wiesbaden Conference 2018 on April 16 and17in New Delhi.Representatives from the Government and Industry of 39 countries, as well as experts from the UNSC 1540 Committee and UN Office for Disarmament Affairs in New York, will be participating in the two-day conference.The Conference provides an opportunity to participants to share experiences on their export control systems and to identify legal & technical assistance,

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April 13, 2018

India launches e-FRRO scheme to provide hassle free travel for foreign visters

smoothen Immigration and Visa processes

New Delhi-The Union Home Minister Shri Rajnath Singh launched the web-based application e-FRRO (e-Foreigners Regional Registration Office) at a function here today. Speaking on the occasion Rajnath Singh said that it has been a constant endeavour of the Home Ministry to provide fast and efficient services to foreigners visiting India so that they have a pleasant experience of their stay here. He said the e-FRRO scheme is aimed at building a centralized, transparent online platform for the foreigners to avail

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