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Indo and Israel vows to shape future of world together; eye four fold jump in bilateral trade

India Israeli ties got a shot on the arm from the very start when Prime Minister,  Narendra Modi welcomed the Prime Minister of Israel, Benjamin Netanyahu, on his arrival, at Air Force Station, Palam, in New Delhi on January 14, 2018.

Narendra Modi, Prime Minister of India and Benjamin Netanyahu, Prime Minister of Israel, on 15 January 2018 expressed their unwavering belief that the two countries can together shape the future of their countries and the world. “In India, we have been taking steady steps over three years at both macro as well as micro-level, to make a difference. Our motto is: Reform, ...

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India introduces Agri-Options to the commodity market; FM launches Options Contracts in Guar Seed

The Union Minister for Finance and Corporate Affairs, Arun Jaitley launching the India’s 1st Agri – Commodity Options Contracts in Guar Seed, in New Delhi on January 14, 2018.

The Union Finance Minister, Arun Jaitley said that India ranks among the fastest growing major economies in the world today. He said that since a large portion of our population is dependent on agriculture, it is important to have equitable growth. Jaitley said that farmers have helped the country to overcome a long period of scarcities to reach the present ...

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Mega Tourism & Hospitality Job Fair in Delhi on 19th January 2018

Tourism & Hospitality Skill Council

Under the aegis of the National Skill Development Corporation under the ageis of Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, the Tourism & Hospitality Skill Council is conducting a Mega Job Fair on 19th January 2018 on Friday, from 8:30 am onwards) for career opportunities in tourism and hospitality sector inside the campus of Guru Tegh Bahadur Institute of Technology (Venue Partners), G-8 Area, Rajouri Garden. ...

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New India to set eyes on major MICE events from across the world with International Exhibition-cum-Convention Center (IECC) at Pragati Maidan

VP- M. Venkaiah Naidu at an event to lay foundation stone for the International Exhibition-cum-Convention Center and Integrated Transit Corridor Development Project, at Pragati Maidan, in New Delhi on December 22, 2017 along with Suresh Prabhu, Hardeep Singh Puri, C.R. Chaudhary and other dignitaries.

According to the Vice President of India, M. Venkaiah Naidu- growing and vast economy like India needs high quality venues to host Government to Government, Business to Business and Business to Consumer events. He was addressing a gathering after laying foundation stone for International Exhibition-cum-Convention Center (IECC) and Integrated Transit Corridor Development project at Pragati Maidan, on 22 December 2017. ...

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Road Transport & Highways Ministry to skill over 1 Lakh workmen by June 2018

Union Minister for Road Transport & Highways, Nitin Gadkari post distributing  certificates for skill development to workers from highways construction sector, at a function, in New Delhi on December 22, 2017 along with Dharmendra Pradhan and Mansukh L. Mandaviya among others.

Nearly 2800 workers from the states of Karnataka, West Bengal, Rajasthan, Bihar and Odisha have been trained in World Bank funded projects in the trades of masonry, bar-bending and shuttering over a span of four months, as part of a skill development initiative of the Ministry of Road Transport & Highways. Over 300 workers from among them received certificates from ...

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Anti Pollution Drive in January 2018 to tackle air pollution in Delhi

India is host to World Environment Day 2018 celebrations. Seen here in the pic is Harsh Vardhan chairing the meeting to tackle the issue of air pollution along with Chief Minister of Delhi NCTArvind Kejriwal and other dignitaries on 12 December 2017.

To work in a collaborative manner on tackling the issue of air pollution in Delhi- in a high profile meeting led by the Union Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Harsh Vardhan, Chief Minister of Delhi, Arvind Kejriwal, Minister for PWD, Government of Delhi, Satendra Jain, Minister for Environment, Government of Uttar Pradesh, Dara Singh Chauhan, Environment  Minister, Government of ...

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India to Host World Environment Day Celebration in 2018

Swacchh Bharat Mission, National Mission for Clean Ganga Campaign along with India’s policies and programmes on promotion of clean energy  will be the highlight of World Environment Day Celebration 2018.  India will Host World Environment Day Celebration in 2018’: Environment Minister announced @ 3rd United Nations Environment assembly in Nairobi

Stating that scientific facts clearly indicate that pollution has an impact on human health, well-being and has long-term implications on Sustainable Development Goals, Union Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change,  Harsh Vardhan has said that a healthy environment is necessary for eradicating poverty.  The Minister also added that the legitimate priority and needs of developing countries and their rights ...

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Q2-17 marks Indian Economy’s return to growth track; industry rejoice manufacturing led revival

FM announces the return of  Indian Economy to growth trajectory

The Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said that the deceleration trend in overall growth, which was witnessed since the First Quarter of last Fiscal Year, has been now reversed. The Finance Minister was responding to the real GDP growth data for the Second Quarter of Fiscal Year 2017-18 which was released on 30 November 2017 by the CSO. As per the ...

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Airbnb now enters MoU with NSDC and THSC post Maharastra to skill 50000 micro entrepreneurs in hospitality

A tripartite MoU signed between NSDC, Tourism and Hospitality Sector Skill Council and Airbnb to Upskill Hospitality Entrepreneurs in the presence of the The Union Skill Development & Entrepreneurship,  Dharmendra Pradhan, in New Delhi on November 28, 2017.

According to a tripartite Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC) and Tourism and Hospitality Sector Skill Council (THSC) with Airbnb, the world’s leading community-driven hospitality company will provide hospitality skills training to hospitality micro-entrepreneurs in India. Speaking on the occasion, Union Minister for Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, Dharmendra Pradhan said, “We believe that this partnership will help to ...

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PM Modi cites health-advantage, ease of doing business to make India hub for global food processing biz @ World Food India 2017

The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi at the inauguration ceremony of the World Food India 2017, in New Delhi on November 03, 2017.

Like International Yoga Day- Modi wants world to gain health from food made in India Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi has more to offer to world to discover holistic health and well being. Modi has gifted to the international community the traditional Indian secret of wellness in form of- The International Yoga Day; Prime Minister of India now has another ...

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Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs sign MoU with UrbanClap to boost job prospects of skilled urban poor under DAY-NULM

Man in Action- The Minister of State for Housing and Urban Affairs (I/C), Hardeep Singh Puri participating in the Shramdan, under the “Swachhata hi Sewa” Abhiyan, in New Delhi on September 24, 2017 (File Picture).

A digital Start-Up- Urban Clap has entered into an MoU with Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MUHA)  sign MoU to enhance job chances with assured incomes for urban poor skilled under DAY-NULM with minimum guarantee of Rs.15,000-25,000 per month in 16 cities including Delhi, Gurgaon, Noida, Mumbai, Kolkata, Chennai, Hyderabad, Bengaluru, Ahmedabad among 16 cities covered initially. MUHA roped in a ...

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India top improver, rises to top 100 in World Bank’s doing Business Report, 2018

The Union Minister for Finance and Corporate Affairs, Arun Jaitley addressing a press conference on India'’s ranking in the World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business Report 2018, in New Delhi on October 31, 2017.The Secretary, DIPP, Ramesh Abhishek, the Principal Director General, Press Information Bureau,  A.P. Frank Noronha and other dignitaries are also seen.

India has leapt 30 ranks over its rank of 130 in the Doing Business Report 2017, according to the the World Bank, released the Doing Business (DB) Report, 2018 on 31 st 2017. In an communique, the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) announced that India ranks 100 among 190 countries assessed by the Doing Business Team. This edition of the ...

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