Finance

Customs Forex Rates released

The Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs has determined the rate of exchange of conversion of each of the foreign currencies into Indian currency or vice versa with effect from 2nd December, 2022 for the purpose of the said section, relating to imported and export goods. […]

Foreign Relations

India assumes G20 Presidency

In a historic moment, India formally assumed the G20 Presidency, from Indonesia, today. The G20, or Group of Twenty, is an intergovernmental forum of the world’s 20 major developed and developing economies, making it the premier forum for international economic cooperation. […]

Events

IEEE WIE conducts International Women Conference

IEEE International Conference for Women in Innovation, Technology & Entrepreneurship (ICWITE 2022) is being organized by IEEE WIE Bangalore AG along with IEEE Bangalore section between 1 and 3rd December 2022 at Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore […]

Finance

ECGC updates Country Risk Rating Model

In view of the current geopolitical circumstances and their impact on global trade, ECGC updated its Country Risk Rating Model with the objective of an improved assessment of the trade credit risk profile of various countries […]

Foreign Relations

Korea to fund Nagpur-Mumbai highway

The arrangement between Government of India and Government of Republic of Korea regarding the Economic Development Cooperation Fund (EDCF) loan of Korean Won 245.081 billion (approx. Rs. 1,495.68 crore) for Establishment of Intelligent Transport System on Nagpur-Mumbai Super Communication Expressway Project was signed […]

Foreign Relations

Maritime to get Digitized

India supports UAE’s proposal to include digitization in IMO Strategic Plan; To digitize all the ships certifications and commercial documents required under all IMO Conventions; India supports the adoption of a maritime single window system: Dr Sanjeev Ranjan, Secretary, MoPSW […]

Business

Plywood not at all a costly commodity

“SMART PLYWOOD BUYING GUIDE” IS A MUST REFERENCE BOOK FOR THOSE PLANNING TO DO THEIR INTERIORS AUTHORED BY MR. AKHILESH CHITLANGIA, INDIA’S LEADING PLYWOOD EXPERT AND A YOUNG BUSINESS LEADER, TO GUIDE INDIANS TO SELECT THE RIGHT PLYWOOD […]

Foreign Relations

India has emerged as a net security provider in Indo-Pacific

India has emerged as a net security provider in Indo-Pacific, says Raksha Mantri at multi-agency HADR exercise ‘Samanvay 2022’ in Agra; Representatives from ASEAN nations & national & regional stakeholders involved in disaster management attending the exercise; Shri Rajnath Singh calls for sharing of information, resources & equipment to deal with future natural disasters […]

Foreign Relations

Indonesian Security Minister visits India

At the invitation of National Security Adviser Shri Ajit K. Doval, KC, Prof. Dr. Mohammad Mahfud, Coordinating Minister for Political, Legal and Security Affairs of the Republic of Indonesia, is paying an official visit to India […]

Foreign Relations

4th India-France Annual Defence Dialogue held

Raksha Mantri holds 4th India-France Annual Defence Dialogue with Minister of Armed Forces of France in New Delhi; Discusses ways to bolster defence industrial cooperation with focus on ‘Make in India’; Means to strengthen maritime cooperation & increase scope & complexity of bilateral exercises also deliberated upon […]

Foreign Relations

5 Envoys present their Credentials

The President of India, Smt Droupadi Murmu accepted credentials from the High Commissioners/Ambassadors of Bangladesh, Maldives, United Arab Emirates, Latvia and Japan at a ceremony held at Rashtrapati Bhavan […]

Foreign Relations

MEA Sec East meets Colombian MFA

Shri Saurabh Kumar, Secretary (East), Ministry of External Affairs held bilateral discussions on 25 November 2022 with his counterpart H.E. Mr. Francisco Jose Coy Granados, Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Colombia […]

Foreign Relations

India-GCC to resume FTA discussions

Minister of Commerce Piyush Goyal, and Industry and His Excellency Dr. Nayef Falah M. Al-Hajraf, Secretary General, Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC), held a Joint Press Conference, in New Delhi today, to announce the intent to pursue negotiations on the India-GCC FTA. […]

Foreign Relations

INDO-PACIFIC REGIONAL DIALOGUE concludes

The Indo-Pacific Regional Dialogue 2022 (IPRD-2022) ended today in New Delhi. The three-day event is the annual apex-level regional strategic dialogue of the Indian Navy, and was conducted from 23 November to 25 November 2022 at the Manekshaw Centre, New Delhi. […]

Foreign Relations

NCGC trains 530 Maldivian Civil Servants

NCGG receives high praise from Maldives Government for its capacity building programme for Maldivian Civil Servants; Over 530 civil servants trained as an outcome of the MoU between NCGG India and CSC Maldives despite the pandemic; NCGG advances Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi’s vision of ‘neighbourhood first’ policy […]

Foreign Relations

22nd IORA Council of Ministers Meet held

India participated in the 22nd Council of Ministers’ (COM) meeting of the Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA) held at Dhaka, Bangladesh on 24 November 2022. The Indian delegation was led by Hon’ble Minister of State External Affairs (MoS), Dr. Rajkumar Ranjan Singh. […]

Business

North East to play imp role in Act East Policy

Government-accelerated development initiatives in North East transform ‘Look East policy’ into ‘Act East Policy’; Pradhan Mantri Gati Shakti Master Plan to act as force multiplier in developing infrastructural facilities in North East region; New India can be possible only with Bold Policy Reforms, World Class Infrastructure and Top-Class Talent: Rajnath Singh […]

Foreign Relations

UAE MFA visits India

His Highness Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the United Arab Emirates, is paying an official visit to India […]

Foreign Relations

VP Dhankhar Visits Qatar

Hon’ble Vice President of India (HVPI) Shri Jagdeep Dhankhar paid a visit to Qatar from 20-21 November, 2022 at the invitation of His Highness Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, Amir of the State of Qatar […]