Keyword Results for   'economic'  
'Pro-poor' PM Modi launches eco-friendly boats in Varanasi  May 1, 7:54 pm
Varanasi (U.P.), May 1 (ANI): Asserting that a finally a pro-poor government is in power after several successive pro-rich governments, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said the launch of environment friendly E-boats would empower the economically weaker section of boat operators of Varanasi.
Prez invites New Zealand to participate in 'Make in India'  May 1, 6:18 pm
Auckland (New Zealand), May 1 (ANI): Asserting that India presents a picture of optimism and economic success, President Pranab Mukherjee has invited New Zealand to participate in the 'Make in India' initiative of Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government.
Fatwa in Pakistan calls for social and economic boycott of Ahmediyas  Apr 29, 8:05 am
Islamabad, Apr. 29 (ANI): A fatwa has been issued by the radical Muslim clergy exhorting the locals to boycott Ahmediyas and not maintain any links or contacts with them.
'I have full faith in the economic system, nation developing under PM Modi,' says Maharashtra's finance minister  Apr 28, 9:06 am
Mumbai, Apr.28 (ANI): Maharashtra's Finance Minister Sudhir Mungantiwar has said that he has full faith in the economic system that is in place both at the central level and at the level of state government, and added that overall, the nation is developing under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Duvvada SEZ inferno subdued: Navy (Update)  Apr 27, 11:01 am
Visakhapatnam (Andhra Pradesh), Apr.27 (ANI): The Indian Navy on Wednesday said the massive fire at a bio-diesel manufacturing plant in the Duvvada Special Economic Zone (SEZ) near Visakhapatnam has been subdued and would be brought under control soon.
40 fire tenders pressed into service as Duvvada SEZ inferno rages on  Apr 27, 8:41 am
Visakhapatnam (Andhra Pradesh), Apr.27 (ANI): A major fire broke out at a bio-diesel manufacturing plant in Duvvada Special Economic Zone (SEZ) near Visakhapatnam late on Tuesday night.
Obama, Merkel 's push for Trans-Atlantic trade deal in Germany  Apr 25, 11:23 am
New York, Apr.25(ANI):United States President Barack Obama and German Chancellor Angela Merkel have made a joint pitch for deeper trans-Atlantic trade. They vowed to complete a vast US-European Union trade pact that could spur much-needed economic growth.
Govt. taking necessary actions to sustain current economic growth: Piyush Goyal  Apr 22, 1:20 pm
New Delhi, Apr 22. (ANI): Union Minister of State for Power, Coal and New and Renewable Energy Piyush Goyal said that Indian Government is taking necessary actions to sustain the current economic growth of India and that major initiatives were being taken to make the economy more business friendly
Here's how Farah Khan, Sonu Sood helping China's economic growth   Apr 21, 11:42 am
New Delhi, April 21 (ANI): Seems like Sonu Sood and Farah Khan had a gala shopping time during the Beijing schedule of Jackie Chan's upcoming movie 'Kung Fu Yoga.'
Two-day MindMine Summit to discuss India's future in evolving politico-economic environment  Apr 19, 6:20 pm
New Delhi, Apr.19 (ANI-Businesswire India): MindMine Summit, one of India's most influential public discourse platforms,will hold its two-day 10th edition here from April 21.
Revv launches 'Revv-to-Work' package for convenient Odd-Even Phase II  Apr 18, 5:43 pm
New Delhi, Apr 18 (ANI): Revv, the World's First 100 percent doorstep delivery self-drive car rental service has launched a special package for corporate and office goers, Revv-to-Work. For those are looking for an economic weekday self-drive option, to make commuting easier and convenient this Odd-Even Phase II, hire a Car from Revv.
Saudi Arabia warns economic fallout if US congress passes 9/11 bill  Apr 17, 11:35 am
New York, Apr. 17 (ANI): The Barack Obama-led government has been warned by Saudi Arabia that it would sell off American assets worth $750 billion if the US Congress passes a bill declaring the latter responsible for the September 11, 2001 attacks.
Exim Bank opens entries for BRICS Economic Research Annual Award  Apr 16, 4:58 pm
Mumbai, Apr.16 (ANI-NewsVoir): As India has assumed the Chairmanship of BRICS Forum in 2016, the Export-Import Bank of India (Exim Bank), being the nominated member development bank from India under the BRICS Interbank Cooperation Mechanism, has assumed the chairmanship of the BRICS Interbank Cooperation Mechanism.
Bangladesh moves seven notches up in EAPI released by WEF  Apr 13, 2:14 pm
Dhaka, Apr. 13(ANI):Bangladesh has moved seven notches up in the global energy index prepared and released by the World Economic Forum (WEF), which depicts a significant progress in energy management.
How treating anxiety, depression can help global economy  Apr 13, 11:13 am
New Delhi, Apr 13 (ANI): According to the World Health Organisation, every dollar spent on treating anxiety and depression produces a fourfold return in better health and ability to work, which is good for the countries' development and economic growth.
Subramanian Swamy asks Centre to withdraw excise duty on jewellery  Apr 12, 12:50 pm
New Delhi, Apr.12 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy on Tuesday took on the Centre for proposing excise duty on jewellery, saying that there was no economic basis, and, therefore, this should also be withdrawn just like the EPF tax.
Stable, secure Maldives is in India's strategic interest: PM Modi  Apr 11, 4:52 pm
New Delhi, April. 11 (ANI): Asserting that India's economic development is incomplete without the progress of its neighbours, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said a stable and secure Maldives is in New Delhi's strategic interest.
OECD calls special session on 'Panama Papers'; India may join  Apr 9, 9:31 am
New Delhi, April. 9 (ANI): With an objective to firm up cooperation between nations in the wake of 'Panama Papers' disclosures, the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) has called a special session of countries, including India, on April 13 in Paris, which India is also likely to join.
Only 4.5 per cent of India Is skilled, says Rajiv Pratap Rudy  Apr 8, 5:16 pm
New Delhi, Apr.8 (ANI): Dr. Mukul Sangma, Chief Minister of Meghalaya, expressed a keen desire to partner with FICCI Ladies Organisation (FLO) to enhance the socio-economic position of women in the state. Many of the schemes of the Meghalaya government for imparting financial literacy and social emancipation could be integrated and dovetailed with those of FLO and the success stories so generated could be replicated in states across the country.
RBI taking steps to improve credit to MSMEs: Dy Governor Mundra  Apr 6, 4:01 pm
New Delhi, Apr 6 (ANI): The Reserve Bank of India is taking a number of steps to ensure timely credit availability as also improving cash flow to the micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs), which stand as the beacon of hope in an otherwise difficult economic environment.
India, Iceland agree to strengthen bilateral economic relations  Apr 5, 7:54 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 5 (ANI): India and Iceland on Tuesday held discussions on bilateral issues as well as important regional and multilateral issues of mutual interest and agreed to strengthen the bilateral economic relations between the countries, such as in the areas of renewable energy, particularly geothermal energy, tourism, start-ups and extended trade relations.
India, Iceland agree to facilitate trade and economic partnership  Apr 5, 7:54 pm
New Delhi, April 5 (ANI): India and Iceland on Tuesday agreed that a trade and economic partnership agreement between India and the EFTA countries (Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland) would facilitate more economic relations between the two countries.
Centre's investor-friendly policy makes SEZ vibrant in Gujarat  Apr 5, 3:45 pm
New Delhi, Apr 5 (ANI): The Modi government's much touted campaign of 'Make in India' and the Department of Industrial Promotion and Policy's (DIPP) efforts to push 'Ease of doing Business' has started paying dividends with Special Economic Zones (SEZs) becoming the most favorite investment destinations.
India, S. Arabia express satisfaction at USD 39 billion trade in 2014-15  Apr 3, 9:59 pm
Riyadh, Apr. 3 (ANI): Acknowledging the steady increase in bilateral trade over the last few years, India and Saudi Arabia on Sunday expressed satisfaction at the USD 39 billion trade in 2014-15, taking note of the excellent trade and economic engagement with the two countries being among the top trading partners for each other.