Daily Archives: October 28, 2017

US and India to hold 11th Trade Policy Forum meeting in Washington DC

Bilateral Trade

The 11th Trade Policy Forum (TPF) Meeting was held in Washington D.C. on 26th October 2017. The Minister for Commerce and Industry, Shri Suresh Prabhu had productive discussions with the United States Trade Representative, Ambassador Robert Lighthizer and his team in a cordial, friendly and positive manner. The Minister for Commerce and Industry noted … Read More

Cmde Sanjeev Nayyar appointed Director- Shipbuilding | GRSE

Cmde Sanjeev Nayyar

Cmde Sanjeev Nayyar presently  Superintendent in Warship Production, Mumbai has been appointed post of Director (Shipbuilding) in Garden Reach Shipbuilders & Engineers Limited(GRSE), Kolkata .

IndianBureaucracy.com wishes Cmde Sanjeev Nayyar the very best.… Read More

Mobile Aadhar can now be used an identity proof to enter airports

Aadhaar

Mobile Aadhaar can be used as an identity proof to enter airports, while identification documents will not be required for minors accompanied by parents, according to a circular issued by aviation security agency BCAS.Passengers entering airport premises need to produce any one of the ten identity proofs listed by the Bureau of Civil Aviation Security (BCAS)… Read More

Nitin Gadkari digitally flags off RORO Ship from Chennai Port to Mongla Port

Nitin Gadkari

The Minister of Shipping, Road Transport & Highways and Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Shri Nitin Gadkari digitally flagged off a RoRo cum general cargo vessel M.V. IDM DOODLE carrying a consignment of 185 trucks from Chennai Port to Mongla port in Bangladesh.

Shri Gadkari informed that these trucks, which are being exported… Read More

Preeta Verma appointed CEO | Khadi & Village Industries Commission

Preeta Verma IPS

In an Indian Bureaucracy appointment news update, Ms. Preeta Verma IPS (Bihar 1991) has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) (JS level) in Khadi & Village Industries Commission (KVIC), Mumbai under the Ministry of Micro. Small & Medium Enterprises for a period of 5 years vice Ms. Anshu Sinha IAS (MH 1999).

IndianBureaucracy.com wishes … Read More

Railways working towards 100% electrification | Piyush Goyal

Railways

Minister for Railways Piyush Goyal has said that Indian Railways is working with a renewed attitude and confidence in order to achieve aggressive targets and will achieve 100 per cent electrification of lines. Inaugurating an International Conference on Green Initiatives and Railway Electrification in New Delhi , Mr Goyal said, Indian Railways is working… Read More

President launches technocity project in Kerala

Ram Nath Kovind

President Kovind to inaugurate valedictory functions of year-long Diamond Jubilee Celebrations of Kerala HC .President Ram Nath Kovind will inaugurate the valedictory functions of year-long Diamond Jubilee Celebrations of Kerala High Court at Kochi .

Chief Justice of India Justice Dipak Mishra, Kerala Governor Justice P. Sathasivam and Kerala Chief… Read More

Raksha Mantri interacts with industry representatives for energising Make in India

Nirmala Sitharaman

Raksha Mantri Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman interacted with CII representatives consisting of Indian companies and foreign OEMS at a round table on Energising Make in India in defence sector.

The present government has taken a series of significant policy initiatives, including promulgation of DPP 2016 which gives highest priority to indigenous… Read More

NBCC oraganised SAMVAAD

NBCC oraganised

NBCC organised 10th edition of its SAMVAAD, an in-house platform for quarterly deliberations on Corporate Strategy and Policy Issues, on October 14, 2017. The event was chaired by Dr. Anoop Kumar Mittal, CMD, where the participants comprising senior executives of the organization, brought forth their views and ideas for strategic growth, business development,… Read More

Myanmar government to harvest fields abandoned by Rohingya

Bangladesh

Myanmar’s government will harvest rice from abandoned farmland in violence-scorched northern Rakhine, state media said today, a move likely to raise concerns about the prospect of return for more than half a million Rohingya who have fled communal unrest in the area.

The border region has been emptied of most of its Muslim residents since late August,… Read More

ADB and GoI sign $65.5 Million loan to support Coastal Protection in Karnataka

Asian Development Bank
 The Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the Government of India signed a $65.5 million loan agreement yesterday here in the national capital to continue interventions to check coastal erosion on the Western Coast in Karnataka. The loan is the Second Tranche of a $250 million financing facility under the Sustainable Coastal Protection and Management Investment… Read More