India will host the first International Solar Alliance (ISA) summit on 11th March, which will be attended by French President Emmanuel Macron and United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres. It will be hosted by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and attended by leaders from over 50 member countries. During the. . . . .
Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the 'UP Investors summit', the two-day mega event being organised by the Yogi Adityanath government in Lucknow. The event aims at attracting investment in Uttar Pradesh and making it an ideal destination for investment. Around 5000 delegates from across India and the world. . . . .
Union Minister of State (IC) for Power and New & Renewable Energy R.K. Singh inaugurated the international R&D Conclave’ in New Delhi. It is a two-day conference on Emerging Opportunities and Challenges of R&D in Indian Power Sector. The sessions in the Conference will focus on R&D activities. . . . .
President Ram Nath Kovind inaugurated the International Conference on Agriculture - Agricon 2018 at the Chandra Shekher Azad University of Agriculture and Technology in Kanpur. The President also inaugurated the AgriExpo exhibition at the campus. Uttar Pradesh Governor Ram Naik and state agriculture Minister. . . . .
An international exhibition and conference on Pharmaceutical & Medical Device sector ‘India Pharma & India Medical Device 2018’ began in Bengaluru. Union Minister for Chemicals & Fertilisers Ananth Kumar inaugurated the three-day event where Union Health and Family Welfare Minister J P Nadda,. . . . .
India-Russia Agriculture Business Summit 2018 was held in New Delhi. The two countries discussed trade relations in the agricultural sector. Gajender Singh Shekhawat, Union Minister of State for Agriculture and Sergey Beletskiy, Deputy Minister, Ministry of Agriculture, Russia addressed the India-Russia. . . . .
Eyeing at exploring the various dimensions of procurement mechanism, the 3rd Global procurement was inaugurated in New Delhi. The 2-day summit is being organized by the All India Management Association (AIMA) along with World Bank and Government of India. Over 200 officials affiliated with the procurement. . . . .
The Fifth edition of South Asia Region Public Procurement Conference was held in New Delhi. It was hosted by Public Procurement Division (PPD) of Ministry of Finance and All India Management Association (AIMA). It was held under auspices of South Asia Region Public Procurement Network (SARPPN), which. . . . .
In order to boost the rapidly developing sector of Urban development, Andhra Pradesh government will be organizing a three-day innovation summit on the theme of ‘Urban transformation to Global Living’. Chief Minister Nara Chandrababu Naidu announced that Happy Cities Summit will be held between April 10 and 12 in Bhavani. . . . .
The two-day Advantage Assam- Global Investors Summit 2018 is all set to kick-start with the presence of over 2000 domestic and international industry leaders and representatives at Guwahati. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the Summit on 3rd February 2018 in Guwahati. Several union ministers including Nitin. . . . .
The 7th India Energy Congress was held in New Delhi. Over 400 experts are expected to brainstorm on energy transition across the globe in view of technology and digital disruptions. The India Energy Congress is the flagship event of World Energy Council India (WEC India) and joint event of ministries of power, coal,. . . . .
On the eve of the ASEAN-India Commemorative Summit to celebrate 25 years of India-ASEAN partnership, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had separate bilateral meetings with leaders of three ASEAN nations - Myanmar, Vietnam and Philippines in New Delhi. The PM first met his Vietnamese counterpart and held talks with on issues. . . . .
Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the World leaders and business tycoons at the Plenary session of World Economic Forum; says India has always believed in values of integration and unity, 'Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam', calls terrorism, Climate change, and nations becoming self-centered as 3 big challenges facing the world. Speaking. . . . .
India-ASEAN business and investment conference held in New Delhi ahead of the landmark commemorative summit meeting on the 25th of January. In the conference, Commerce Minister Suresh Prabhu stresses enhanced connectivity via land to strengthen trade ties. Silver jubilee of India-ASEAN partnership is being. . . . .
Dedicated to Sun God, Makar Sankranti symbolizes 'Uttarayan' or the beginning of the northward journey of the Sun. Celebrated with different names all over the country, the festival symbolizes the happiness that comes with a good harvest and is a celebration of a positive transformation in people's lives. Marking. . . . .
Prime Minister Narendra Modi left for Davos, Switzerland to attend the 48th annual meeting of the World Economic Forum. He will lead the largest-ever Indian delegation comprising Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, Commerce and Industry Minister Suresh Prabhu among others. As many as six union ministers, two. . . . .
The GST panel, headed by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and comprising representatives of all states, at its 25th meeting at Vigyan Bhawan decided to reduce the tax rate on 29 items and 53 categories of services with effect from January 25. The major highlights of the meeting are: 1. Filing of GSTR 3B. . . . .
India, for the first time, took part in a meeting of the international military cooperation departments of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) since joining the bloc last year. An Indian delegation led by Major General Ajay Seth participated in the meeting, which discussed issues of practical cooperation. . . . .
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu inaugurates 3rd edition of the "geopolitical" conference, "Raisina Dialogue". PM Modi and External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj attend the inaugural session of the three-day event. This year's topic of Raisina Dialogue is Managing Disruptive Transitions - Ideas, Institutions, and. . . . .