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MMTC contracts 4,000 MT of Onions in addition to the 17,090 MT already contracted; Floats3 fresh tenders for import of 5,000 MT each


Newdelhi 04 DEC 2019  :MMTC has further contracted 4,000 MT of Onions from Turkey which is expected to arrive by mid-January, 2020. This 4,000MT is in addition to the 17,090 MT of Onions already contracted which includes 6090 MT arriving from Egypt and 11,000 MT from Turkey. The Department of Consumer Affairs has also directed MMTC to issue three more tenders for ...

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Notification for mandatory Hallmarking of Gold Jewellery & Artefacts across the nation to be issued on 15th January, 2020

The Union Minister for Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution, Shri Ram Vilas Paswan briefing the media on mandatory Hallmarking of Gold, in New Delhi on November 29, 2019.

Newdelhi:29/11/19:The Union Minister for Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution Shri Ram Vilas Paswan today announced that Notification for mandatory Hallmarking of Gold Jewellery & Artefacts across the nation to be issued on 15th January, 2020. Addressing media after the announcement, Shri Paswan said that Hallmarking of Gold Jewellery & Artefacts is being made mandatory in India for which a notification will be ...

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Cuttack, November 17, 2019: Barbeque Nation, India’s leading casual dining restaurant chain, announces the launch of its first outlet in Cuttack, Odisha. Spread over an area of 4,250 square feet, the grand new outlet is located at Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose Arcade, Dargah Bazaar. The new outlet was inaugurated by Padma Shri, D Prakash Rao, a tea vendorfrom Cuttak who ...

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Gadkari inaugurates the 39th India International Trade Fair

The Union Minister for Road Transport & Highways and Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises, Shri Nitin Gadkari addressing at the inauguration of the 39th edition of the India International Trade Fair (IITF), at Pragati Maidan, in New Delhi on November 14, 2019.

Newdelhi:14/11/19: Union Minister of Road Transport & Highways and MSME Shri Nitin Gadkari, inaugurated the 39th India International Trade Fair(IITF) here today. He was accompanied by the Minister of State for Commerce & Industry Shri Som Parkash.  The theme for this edition of the Fair is “Ease of Doing Business” inspired by the unique achievement of India of rising up to ...

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JSPL wins ASSOCHAM award for best women empowerment initiatives


Bhubaneswar:14/11/19:Jindal Steel & Power Ltd (JSPL) has been honoured with Women Achievers Award by the Associated Chambers of Commerce & Industry of India (ASSOCHAM) for best women empowerment initiatives. JSPL’s Managing Director Mr. V.R. Sharma received the award from Hon’ble Union Minister for Women & Child Development Ms. Smriti Irani during Women Leadership & Empowerment Summit held at New Delhi ...

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Union Govt decides to import 1 lakh tonnes of onions to control price rise


Newdelhi:9/11/19:The government has decided to import one lakh tonnes of onions to control price rise in the market. In a tweet, Food and Consumer Affairs Minister Ram Vilas Paswan said that the Metals and Minerals Trading Corporation of India (MMTC) has been asked to import onions and make the vegetable available for distribution for a month, between 15th of this ...

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Odisha committed for timely mining auction


Bhubaneswar:30/10/19: As the mineral industry is concerned about the lapse of many mining leases on March 31, 2020, Odisha Steel and Mines Minister Prafulla Mallick allayed their apprehensions by informing that the State Government is committed to completing mining auctions on time. “Odisha Government has already started the auction process for mineral blocks. Auction of three iron ore blocks, one manganese ...

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India’s marine exports to China heading for USD 1 billion mark


Newdelhi:30/10/19:India’s exports of marine products to China has tripled and touched almost USD 800 million, in the first nine months of 2019, as per the data released by China’s customs authority recently. India’s marine exports are expected to cross USD 1 billion mark by the end of this year.  a Chinese trade delegation visited India on 9th October 2019 and signed ...

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Nalco Pays highest Dividend of 115% for FY 2018-19


New Delhi, 27.10.2019 : National Aluminium Company Limited (NALCO), the Navratna PSU under the Ministry of Mines, Govt. of India has handed over two Cheques, totaling Rs. 557.80 crore, consisting of interim dividend of Rs.436.54 crore and final dividend amounting Rs.121.26 crore to Govt. of India, Ministry of Mines. The Cheques were presented to Shri Pralhad Joshi, Hon’ble Union Minister of ...

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Union Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas & Steel says the demand of steel in India is expected to increase in the future


Tokyo:27/10/19:The Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas & Steel Shri Dharmendra Pradhan has said that the demand of  steel  in the country has  seen  substantial  increase  and  is  expected  to increase further in the future as India embarks to become a US $ 5 trillion economy. Addressing the Ministerial Meeting of Global Forum on Steel Excess Capacity in Tokyo yesterday, ...

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