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Odisha Chief Minister inaugurated four industrial projects that would collectively invest Rs 2196.30 crore in the State


Bhubaneswar: 19/2/19: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today inaugurated four industrial projects and performed ground breaking of 14 new projects that would collectively invest Rs 2196.30 crore in the State. The projects would generate employment opportunities for 3,465 people in the State. Food processing, including seafood, contributed over half of the projects. The CM performed the groundbreaking-cum-inauguration ceremony of the projects ...

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Commerce Minister launches ‘SWAYATT’ on GeM


Newdelhi:19/2/19:Union Minister of Commerce & Industry and Civil Aviation, Suresh Prabhu, launched SWAYATT in New Delhi today.  SWAYATT is an initiative to promote Start-ups, Women and Youth Advantage Through eTransactions on Government e Marketplace (GeM). This will bring together the key stakeholders within the Indian entrepreneurial ecosystem to Government e-Marketplace the national procurement portal. On this occasion, Commerce Minister also ...

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JSPL Foundation announces 3rd Edition of Rashtriya Swayamsiddh Samman


To identify and honour – 20 Change Makers (10 Individuals & 10 Organisations) from across India for their societal contributions An honorarium of Rs. 1 Lakh each will be given to such Individuals & Organizations Call for Entries currently underway and will close on 28th February, 2019 Applications and Nominations can be filled through a simple online process at www.jsplfoundation.co.in New ...

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Country Director, World Bank India Junaid Kamal Ahamad called on Odisha Chief Minister


Bhubaneswar:14/2/19:Country Director, World Bank India Junaid Kamal Ahamad called on Chief Minister Shri Naveen Patnaik & discussed strategic partnership with Odisha for sustainable development. World bank appreciated Odisha’s inclusive initiatives & thanked the state for the continued support.

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Textiles Ministry sets up Centres of Excellence for G.I. Products


Newdelhi:13/2/1`9:The Ministry of Textiles, in close collaboration with state Governments and district administration, strove to achieve the targets in respect of various deliverables. Weavers’ Service Centres (Field Office for Handlooms) was designated as supervising agency for effective coordination with banks, district administration and weavers. Addressing a press conference in New Delhi, Secretary Textiles, Raghvendra Singh, said that special focus was ...

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Mr Anand Sen, President TQM & Steel Business inaugurated the Tata Steel Productivity Week


Jamshedpur:13/2/19:Mr Anand Sen, President TQM & Steel Business inaugurated the Tata Steel Productivity Week 2019 at WGO Lawn, inside the Works premises in the presence of Guest of Honour, Mr Prabhat Lal, Treasurer & Accountant Tata Workers Union. Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Anand Sen stressed on the need for improving labour productivity with special emphasis on contract labour productivity. ...

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Number of active e-files has increased from 7,848 in 2016 to 10,44,935 in January, 2019


Newdelhi:12/2/19:The MoS (PP), Dr Jitendra Singh presented Certificates of Appreciation to 9 Ministries/Departments for implementation of e-Office programme in their respective ministries/departments, at a function organised by the Department of Administrative Reforms and Public Grievances (DARPG), Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions, here today. The awards were presented to the following ministries/departments: Department of Heavy Industry Ministry of Tribal ...

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Several big firms line up for using National Waterway-1


Varanasi  : 11/2/19;World’s largest container shipping company Maersk Line will move 16 containers on river Ganga (National Waterway-1) from Varanasi to Kolkata tomorrow. Maersk moves 12 million containers yearly across the globe. The firm is onboard India’s inland waterways for the first time. Maersk moving containers on river Ganga follows similar movements already done by firms like PepsiCo, Emami Agrotech, IFFCO Fertilizers, ...

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MOU signed between EIL and Mongolia for Project Management Consultancy for oil refinery


Newdelhi:10/2/19:Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between Engineers India Ltd, a PSU under the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas, and the Government of Mongolia through Mongol Refinery State Owned LLC was signed today, on the sidelines of PETROTECH-2019 event at Greater Noida, UP. The MoU is for Project Management Consultancy services for construction of an oil refinery plant in Mongolia by ...

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GeM and CCI Sign MoU


Newdelhi:8/2/19:Government e Marketplace (GeM) and Competition Commission of India (CCI) entered into a Memorandum of Understanding on 6th February 2019 to enable a fair and competitive environment in the e-Marketplace.  Chairman CCI, A.K. Gupta, CEO GeM, S. Radha Chauhan, Members of CCI, U.C. Nahta and Sangeeta Verma were present on the occasion along with officers of CCI and GeM. Both CCI ...

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