Category Archives: International

World Bank to rate Indian States on Ease of Doing Business Index

“The World Bank in association with a professional agency roped in by Govt of India to analyse the regulatory procedures, key policies, reforms, efficacy of the single window systems and approval processes of all Indian states is all set to declare its first ever report ranking the Indian states on Ease of Doing business, this week” shared Mrs Nirmala Sitharaman,… Read More

India – Australia Defence Ministers’ Meet Update

The Australian Minister of Defence Mr. Kevin Andrews is on a four-day visit to India from 31st August 2015. The visiting Minister held talks with the Defence Minister Shri Manohar Parrikar in New Delhi which was followed by delegation level talks to discuss issues of shared strategic interest and the current state of the bilateral defence relationship between… Read More

Govind Mohan likely to join Central Deputation as JS -Home Affairs, GOI

Shri Govind Mohan IAS  (Sikkim 1989)  presently posted as Minister (Economic), Embassy of India, Washington DC, Department of Economic Affairs, Ministry of Finance has returned to parent cadre, likely to join Central Deputation as Joint Secretary, Ministry of Home Affairs(MHA), Government of India.

IndianBureaucracy.com wishes him the best.

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India announces new partnership to Accelerate Financial Inclusion for All

The Government of India is joining the UN-based Better Than Cash Alliance. The announcement comes on the First Anniversary of the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi’s flagship financial inclusion programme Pradhan Mantri Jan-Dhan Yojana (PMJDY). Under PMJDY, in one year, about 180 million new accounts have been opened, with deposits totaling more than… Read More

Kolkata Port Trust Awards FSRU Project to Consortium of H-Energy & Excelerate Energy

The Kolkata Port Trust (KoPT), on 10th August, 2015, has sent the Letter of Award (LoA) to a Consortium of H-Energy Private Limited (HEPL) and Excelerate Energy (Excelerate), for setting up a 4.0 MMTPA Floating Storage and Regasification Unit (FSRU) in the offshore Digha region of West Bengal. “It was the culmination of a tendering process initiated by the… Read More

India and Germany to Continue Exchange of Tax Related Information

A High Level delegation led by the Revenue Secretary Shri Shaktikanta Das had a meeting with the State Secretary Mr. Johannes Geismann and other senior officers of the Federal Ministry of Finance, Germany in Berlin on 17th August, 2015. During the meeting issues relating to exchange of tax related information, BEPS Project, DTAA negotiations etc. were discussed.… Read More

MoS Col. Rajyavardhan calls on President of Zimbabwe as Special Envoy

As a Special Envoy of Hon’ble Prime Minister , Minister of State for Information & Broadcasting, Col. Rajyavardhan Rathore, called on Mr. Robert Gabriel Mugabe, President of the Republic of Zimbabwe at Harare. Col. Rathore to personally extend the invitation on behalf of Hon’ble PM requesting President Mugabe for attending the Third India Africa… Read More

INS Trikand checks into Valencia Port -Spain

In continuation of the Indian Navy’s overseas deployment to West Asia, Africa and Europe, INS Trikand, entered port at Valencia for a three-day visit. The ship will engage extensively with the Spanish Navy during its stay in the country. Apart from professional interactions, a number of sports and social engagements are also planned, which would go a long… Read More

Can India bypass Pakistan for ‘Gas Pipeline Project’ with Iran ?

India must fully exploit the economic opportunities unfolding from lifting of western sanctions on Iran , bypassing Pakistan for import of natural gas as also enhancing merchandise trade through a Preferential Trade Agreement(PTA) with the key West Asian strategic nation, an ASSOCHAM study has said.

Lifting of western sanctions on Iran throws a great opportunity… Read More

Krishan Kumar appointed as Ambassador to Czech Republic

Shri Krishan Kumar IFS (1984) presently posted as Ambassador of India to Morocco has been appointed as the next Ambassador of India to the Czech Republic.

IndianBureaucracy.com wishes him the very best.

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