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India Steel 2019

India Steel 2019
Federation of Indian chambers of commerce & Industry (FICCI) along with the Ministry of Steel is organizing the fourth edition of INDIA STEEL from January 22-24, 2019 at Mumbai Exhibition Centre, Mumbai. It is an exhibition-cum-conference on Indian Steel industry focusing upon the value enhancement from mining to steel production and delivery of the… Read More

4th India ASEAN Expo and Summit 2019

4th India ASEAN Expo and Summit 2019

The ASEAN region is becoming one of the preferred trade and investment regions for Indian businesses and FICCI as an apex Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India, gives special focus to this region. The combined strength of the single ASEAN market (more than US$2.6 trillion) and India’s US$ 2.7 trillion economy, creates an economic power house that… Read More

Highlights of RBI monetary policy

Reserve Bank of India

The following are the highlights of the fourth bi-monthly monetary statement for 2018-19:

* RBI keeps key lending rate (repo) unchanged at 6.5 pc * Reverse repo rate stands at 6.25 pc, bank rate at 6.75 pc, CRR at 4 pc * Projects retail inflation to rise to 3.8-4.5 pc in October-March * Retains GDP growth estimate at 7.4 pc for current fiscal * Global economic activity… Read More

India Pavilion inaugurated at Cannes Film Festival 2018

Film Festival 2018

The inaugural session of the Indian Pavilion at the Cannes Film Festival 2018 was held at Cannes, France. Hosted by noted actor Shri Sharad Kelkar, the Indian delegation present consisted of H.E. Vinay Mohan Kwatra, Ambassador of India to France, Shri Ashok Kumar Parmar, Joint Secretary, Ministry of I&B, Govt. Of India, Shri Prasoon Joshi, Writer, Poet… Read More

New Retail in New India, The Summit 2018

New Retail in New India, The Summit 2018

New Retail in New India, The Summit 2018.

http://www.phdcci.in/index.php?route=event/event/form&event_id=880… Read More

Aero India 2017 draws to a close

Curtains came down on the Aero India – 2017 at Air Force Station Yelahanka in Bengaluru. Having evolved over the years, the 11th edition of the event went through smoothly without a glitch drawing unprecedented crowds that bear testimony to the premier Air Show of Asia having come of age.

The highlights of this year’s show have been:

(a)        Participation… Read More

Aero India 2017: US, Indian govts talking on making F-16 in India

American defence major Lockheed Martin said discussions are currently taking place between the US and Indian governments on the company’s plans to set up manufacturing base for F-16 fighter jets in India.

American defence major Lockheed Martin today said discussions are currently taking place between the US and Indian governments on the company… Read More

Lockheed Martin Awarded U.S. Navy Contract for Full-Rate Production of Avionics Test System

The U.S. Navy has approved full rate production for Lockheed Martin’s Electronic Consolidated Automated Support System (eCASS). Lockheed Martin is set to deliver 63 eCASS stations to the U.S. Navy as part of a $166 million contract.

The new eCASS technology has a smaller footprint than the legacy CASS and is faster and more reliable. Customers will… Read More

Aero India 2017: BEL unveils first-ever digitised radio comm set

BEL is expected to hand over a couple of these radio sets to the Indian Army in March for evaluation, and a version for the navy is also under consideration.The Digital India initiative may have just received a boost with Bharat Electronics limited unveiling their first-ever digitised radio communication set, STARS-V mark III.Visitors at the BEL stall-Indian Bureaucracy

BEL’s Navratna Defense… Read More

Modi’s Make in India initiative comes good at Aero India show

Several global defence firms have signed up with local Indian companies during the ongoing Aero India show to expand, manufacture locally and encourage Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s “Make in India” initiative.

Defence firm Aequs Private Ltd said that it will open a multi-capability aerospace and defence manufacturing facility in Tuem, Goa, to manufacture… Read More

Saab, Adani Group in discussions for fighter jet manufacturing deal

Saab AB of Sweden, makers of Gripen fighter jets, is in talks with the Gautam Adani-led Adani Group for a manufacturing partnership, a person aware of the development said.

Saab is one of two firms in the race for India’s next multi-billion fighter jet order. The other is Lockheed Martin Corp. of the US, which makes the F-16 jets. Saab has promised to build what … Read More