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‘100 Farmers. 100 Stories’ Photo & Video Story Contest launched by TAFE – Be a #FarmDost

Udaipur : TAFE – Tractors and Farm Equipment Limited, the world’s third largest tractor manufacturer, launches‘100 Farmers. 100 Stories’ – a nationwide Photo and Video Story Contest, dedicated to the farming communityas part of its ‘Be a #FarmDost’ initiative. The objective of this unique contest is to curate the top 100 inspiring stories of farmers across India and spotlight the ... Read More »

After 2 years, Smart city works picks pace in Udaipur

Home Minister Gulab chand Kataria at the foundation laying ceremony of sever treatment plants in Udaipur on Sunday. Udaipur : The works under the Smart City and Amrit project is gaining pace in Udaipur. On Sunday, on the occasion of completion of 2 years of the launching of the Smart City Udaipur mission, Home minister GulabChand Kataria dedicated 2 projects and ... Read More »

Make the most of your money during Big Bazaar’s ‘Sabse Saste 5 Din’

Udaipur : Big Bazaar – India’s most loved hypermarket chain is back with its BIGGEST shopping festival – ‘Sabse Saste 5 Din’. Starting from 22nd to 26th January 2020, Big Bazaar’s Sabse Saste 5 Din (SS5D) will be held across all Big Bazaar, Big Bazaar Gen Nxt and HyperCity stores in the country. Big Bazaar’s SSD comes at a perfect ... Read More »

CHIK Hair Color reforms to CHIK Easy

Udaipur :  CavinKare, the diversified FMCG conglomerate re-launches its ‘CHIK Hair Color Shampoo’ as ‘CHIK Easy’ for its loyal consumers in Udaipur. As the name suggested CHIK Easy, the product is an unparalleled convenient solution for traditional hair colour users which offers ease of use, no dependency on external help and reduces the overall time taken. With this unique and ... Read More »

HDFC Bank launches customised apps for large institutions

Udaipur : HDFC Bank today launched myApps, a suite of white-label apps that will enable urban local bodies including Smartcities and municipalities,housing societies, clubs or gymkhanas and even religious institutionsto completely digitise their ecosystem. In an industry-first, the bank will offer acustomised app as a value-added service in addition to its complete suite of banking products. Through the app, which ... Read More »

Travel Tours Expands Southern Presence with New Store in Mysore

Mysore : the leisure travel brand of FCM Travel Solutions – Indian subsidiary of Flight Centre Travel Group Australia, has launched a new store in the Mysore to strengthen their presence in the south markets. This store will be Travel Tours’ 50th such store in India and eighth in Karnataka. The store will be inaugurated by the chief guest Y G ... Read More »

HDFC Bank crosses milestone 200 branches in Rajasthan

Udaipur : HDFC Bank Ltd., today opened8more branches in Rajasthan, taking its total branch network in the state to 200.At a function organised in the city, the announcement was made by Mr.Jasmeet Singh Anand, Head – Branch Banking, HDFC Bank in the presence of Mr. Aditya Puri, Managing Director, HDFC Bank. The Bank started its journey in the state of ... Read More »

Ministry of Commerce and Industry Seeks to Promote India–Africa Trade

  In order to promote India-Africa trade and economic relations, Ministry of Commerce and Industry regularly reviewsIndia’s trade with Africa through institutional mechanismslike Joint Commission Meetings (JCMs), Joint Trade Committees (JTCs), and Joint Working Groups(JWGs). The 9th Session of the India-Kenya Joint Trade Committee was held in New Delhi on 19-20 August, 2019 under the co-chairmanship of Minister of Commerce and ... Read More »

Year End Review 2019- Ministry of Road Transport & Highways

This was a year for consolidating the gains that accrued from major policy decisions taken in the previous five years, a time for monitoring of ongoing projects, tackling road blocks and adding to the already impressive pace of work achieved during the past years. During 2018-19, projects in about 5,494 km length were awarded and completion was achieved in about ... Read More »

Tata Power Solarlaunches#PledgeForSolar, a remarkable campaign to endorsesustainable energy solutions

Udaipur : Tata Power Solar, India’s largest solar energy company, and Tata Power’s wholly-owned subsidiary has launched its #PleadgeForSolar campaign today.This campaign encourages consumers to install the residential solar rooftop solutions and utilize the natural resource which is available in abundance. This significant initiative inspires to adopt sustainable resources for the energy requirements of the consumers. The campaign #PledgeForSolar was ... Read More »

Mankind Pharma signs up with Glenmark Pharmaceuticals for co-marketing of Remogliflozin Etabonate in India

Udaipur : Mankind Pharmaceuticals Ltd. and Glenmark Pharmaceuticals Ltd. today inked a sub-licensing agreement to co-market sodium glucose co-transporter-2 (SGLT2) inhibitor, Remogliflozin Etabonate (Remogliflozin) in India. Under the agreement, Mankind will market the drug under its own trademark while Glenmark will manufacture and supply Remogliflozin to Mankind. In April 2019, Glenmark received approval from the Drugs Controller General of India (DCGI) ... Read More »

Indian Railways to Procure 44 rakes of Vande Bharat Trains from ICF: Tender published for supply of electrical equipment and other items

Hon’ble Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi had flagged off the maiden run of the Vande Bharat trainset on New Delhi -Varanasi route on 15th February 2019. The second such Train set service between New Delhi and Shri Mata Vaishnodevi Katra was flagged off by Hon’ble Home Minister Shri Amit Shah on 3rd October 2019. As part of the continuing initiative of Make in ... Read More »

Hyderabad – New Delhi Telangana Express adorned with “Singareni Colours” starts its run from Hyderabad to New Delhi

In first of its kind initiative by South Central Railway, Hyderabad-New Delhi- Hyderabad Telangana Express, the iconic train that connects the State and the Nation’s Capital, has been wrapped with the colors of Singareni Collieries Company Limited (SCCL), the Government owned Coal producing giant of India and also a premier freight customer of the Railways. The Secunderabad Division of SCR ... Read More »

\Udaipur gets ready for 5th edition of musical spectacle – ‘Jashn-E-Parwaz’

Usha Mangeshkar to be awarded with Hindustan Zinc Lifetime Achievement at Srajan the Spark’s musical night – ‘Jashn-E-Parwaz’  Culture and heritage form an integral part of the traditions across Rajasthan. And the City of Lakes in the state, Udaipur, is establishing itself to be the next cultural hub of our nation. To maintain and enrich this value, Srajan the Spark ... Read More »

HDFC Ergo implements the Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana for farmers in Rajasthan for Rabi season

Udaipur : HDFC ERGO General Insurance Company, India’s third largest non-life insurance provider in the private sector, has been authorized by the Government of Rajasthan to implement the Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana (PMFBY) for loanee and non-loanee farmers in the districts of Bundi, Dungarpur, Jodhpur, Jaisalmer, Sikar, Tonk, Banswara, Bharatpur, Nagaur, Ajmer, Jalor, Kota, Sawai Madhopur, Jaipur, Pali, Paratapgarh, ... Read More »

HDFC Bank inaugurates blood storage unit in Udaipur

Udaipur : HDFC Bank Ltd. has set up a Blood Storage Unit in Udaipur, Rajasthan.Set up in MaharanaBhupalGovtHospital, a prominent governmenthospital in Udaipur, the blood storage unit will help reduce the deficit of safe blood available for transfusion. The initiative is a part of #Parivartan, the Bank’s umbrella brand for all its social development programmes. HDFC Bank’s new Blood storage ... Read More »

Muthoot Housing Finance Company Limited (MHFCL) expands presence in Rajasthan

Udaipur / Chittorgarh : Muthoot Housing Finance Company Limted (MHFCL), subsidiary of one of the largest NBFCs in India, Muthoot Fincorp Ltd. and the affordable housing finance company as part of the of Muthoot Pappachan Group (also known as Muthoot Blue), today announced that itis strenghtening its presence in Rajasthan. The company has opened 4more branches in 4 cities of ... Read More »

Aditya Birla Health Insurance strengthens its presence in Rajasthan, forays into Udaipur

Udaipur : Aditya Birla Health Insurance Company Ltd. (ABHICL), the Health Insurance subsidiary of Aditya Birla Capital Limited, a significant non-bank financial services company, today announced its foray in the ‘City of Lakes’ by inaugurating its full-service branch in Udaipur.  ABHICL will leverage its new Branch to reach out to individuals and empower them with the increasing financial protection needs ... Read More »

Vedanta Bags Prestigious ‘Best Organisation Contributing In Sports’ Award At Ficci India Sports Awards

Udaipur : Vedanta Limited has been conferred the “Best Organisation Contributing in Sports Through CSR” at the FICCI India Sports Awards 2019. The award, which was chosen by an eminent jury chaired by Justice Mukul Mudgal, recognized Vedanta’s efforts towards promoting and building an ecosystem around various sports in the country. Held at a glittering ceremony in the capital, Mr Annanya Agarwal, ... Read More »

The brand strengthens its offerings with the launch of new product line at EXCON 2019

Udaipur : Sany, One of the largest equipment manufacturers in the world unveiled over twelve new products at Excon 2019, the largest construction equipment exhibition in South Asia. Organized by CII and supported by Indian Construction Equipment Manufacturers Association, Excon attracts over 1250 exhibitors from India and abroad. This mega trade fair which is a confluence of business minds, policy ... Read More »

Steps taken by Governmenttopromote Shipbuildingin Indian Shipyards

In a written reply to a question in Lok Sabha today the Minister of State for Shipping (I/C) and Chemical & Fertilizers Shri Mansukh Mandaviya informed that to promote shipbuilding in Indian shipyards, the Government of India has on December 9, 2015 approved New Shipbuilding Financial Assistance policy for Indian shipyards for shipbuilding contracts signed during a ten year period, ... Read More »

70 Rail and Road Projects Worth Rs 48,782 Crore Undertaken for Enhancementof Port Connectivity: Shri Mansukh Mandaviya

In a written reply to a question in Lok Sabha today the Minister of State for Shipping (I/C) and Chemical & Fertilizers Shri Mansukh Mandaviya informed that the Government of India has undertaken 55 rail projects worth Rs. 45883.2 crore and 15 projects worth Rs. 2899 Crore for enhancing port connectivity at various Major and Minor ports. Shri Mandaviya informed ... Read More »

Assessment on Man-Made Fibres

The Group of Secretaries (GoS) comprising Secretary, Textiles, Commerce, Financial Services, Chemicals & Petrochemicals and Revenue has done the assessment for the growth of Man Made Fibre (MMF) sector and entire value chain. The recommendations of GoS are as under: The Group of Secretaries noted the decision of the GST Council to allow input tax credit at MMF fabric stage. While ... Read More »

Credit Profile of Textile Sector

As per RBI data credit exposure to the textiles sector increased to Rs. 203549 crores during March 2019 from Rs. 196818 crores during October 2018 which declined to Rs. 187677 crores during October 2019. Bank credit record 8.4% year on year growth (October 2019/October 2018) for Jute Sector, 9.5% year on year growth for Man Made Textiles (MMT) and 2.1% ... Read More »

BEML gains on launching new Hydraulic Excavator model ‘BE210LC’

BEML is currently trading at Rs. 992.60, up by 7.50 points or 0.76% from its previous closing of Rs. 985.10 on the BSE. The scrip opened at Rs. 991.95 and has touched a high and low of Rs. 995.00 and Rs. 987.70 respectively. So far 1045 shares were traded on the counter. The BSE group ‘A’ stock of face value ... Read More »

Tata Motors Group’s global wholesales fall 15% in November

Tata Motors Group’s global wholesales in November 2019, including Jaguar Land Rover, were at 89,671 nos, lower by 15%, as compared to November 2018. Global wholesales of all Tata Motors’ commercial vehicles and Tata Daewoo range in November 2019 were at 31 ,030 nos, lower by 19%, over November 2018. Global wholesales of all passenger vehicles in November 2019 were ... Read More »

ADNOC, Reliance Industries to explore development of Ethylene Dichloride facility in Ruwais

Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) has signed a Framework Agreement with Reliance Industries (RIL) to explore development of an Ethylene Dichloride facility in Ruwais. Under the terms of the agreement, ADNOC and RIL will evaluate the potential creation of a facility that manufactures EDC adjacent to ADNOC’s integrated refining and petrochemical site in Ruwais, Abu Dhabi and strengthen the ... Read More »

KDDL’s arm opens two new stores in Jaipur

KDDL’s subsidiary — Ethos has launched two new stores at World Trade Park, Jaipur. The stores are located at Unit no. W1 and Unit no. W2, JLN Marg, Malviya Nagar, Jaipur in the state of Rajasthan. The area of the above store is 487.2 sq. ft. The aforesaid is an Omega Boutique. The total number of stores as on date ... Read More »

Cabinet approves MoU between India and Kuwait in the field of accounting, finance and audit knowledge base

The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has approved the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for capacity building and strengthening the accounting, financial and audit knowledge base in Kuwait. Benefits: The MoU entails that two entities of India and Kuwait which are: Institute of Chartered Accountants of India (ICAI) and Kuwait Accountants and Auditors Association (KAAA) will ... Read More »

US markets end marginally higher on Wednesday

The US markets eked out modest gains on Wednesday after traders digested the latest batch of earnings news from big-name companies like Boeing (BA) and Caterpillar (CAT). Boeing and Caterpillar both reported weaker than expected third quarter earnings, with Caterpillar also cutting its full-year outlook due to weak demand for construction and mining equipment. Disappointing guidance from Texas Instruments (TXN) ... Read More »

US markets settle slightly in red on Tuesday

The US markets ended choppy trading session slightly in red on Tuesday as traders seemed reluctant to make significant moves ahead of the Federal Reserve’s highly anticipated monetary policy announcement on Wednesday. Traders took a wait-and-see approach even though the Fed is widely expected to cut interest rates by another quarter point. Some pessimism came amid report suggesting a phase ... Read More »

Strengthening its foothold in North-Western market, Canon India launches Business Imaging Solutions (BIS) Lounge in Udaipur

Udaipur : Staying true to its motto of ‘Business Can Be Simple’ and recognizing the dynamic shifts in the business environment, Canon India, one of the leading digital imaging company, announced the launch of its new ‘Business Imaging Solutions’ (BIS) lounge in Udaipur. The new BIS lounge in Udaipur in association with Canon Authorized Partner, Prince Enterprise was inaugurated with an objective ... Read More »

TCS partners with Google cloud to build industry-specific Cloud Solutions

Mumbai : Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) has partnered with Google Cloud to build industry-specific cloud solutions that will help organizations accelerate their digital transformation and leverage data-driven insights that power superior customer experiences. The company offers a differentiated set of cloud enablement services on Google Cloud Platform (GCP), applying the Machine-First Delivery Model across advisory, design and build, migration, platform ... Read More »

Flipkart unveils The Big Billion Days Specials for consumers across India

Udaipur : Flipkart, India’s leading e-commerce marketplace, is making the upcoming festive season even more enjoyable for shoppers by unveiling a wide range of special products as part of the Big Billion Days Specials. Flipkart has partnered with 40 popular brands and co-created product offerings across categories like fashion, electronics, mobile, furniture, and more, guaranteeing something special for every shopper. ... Read More »

Manthan – Rag pickers – The Best Managers of Plastic Waste Recycling

It is quite surprising as how the plastic bottles and broken plastic that we throw in our dustbins becomes part of recycling process and ultimately comes back to us in the shape and form of a finished product. Something that we throw as part of waste becomes means of livelihood for others, or is it that, someone is collecting these ... Read More »

Vivimed Labs’ API manufacturing facility gets EIR from USFDA

Vivimed Labs’ API manufacturing facility located in Cuernavaca, Mexico has been inspected by the US Food and Drug Administration (USFDA). The inspection was successful and company obtained Establishment Inspection Report (EIR). This was a routine inspection by the USFDA. Vivimed Labs is engaged in providing specialty chemicals and pharmaceuticals products. The company offers products for oral care, sun care, skin ... Read More »

Wipro’s acquired entity expands Europe Operations with Office in Portugal

Wipro’s acquired entity — Appirio, has launched a new office in Porto, Portugal to expand its European operations and meet growing business requirements in the region. The new Porto office houses a Commerce Cloud Digital Centre of Excellence, a Delivery Center and an Innovation Hub. The new office will hire local talent both laterally and from universities, for delivery roles ... Read More »

USFDA conducts inspection at Biocon’s Bengaluru facility

United States Food and Drug Administration (USFDA) has conducted a pre-approval inspection of Biocon’s new Oral Solid Dosage Forms manufacturing facility at Bengaluru from November 05 to 09. The audit concluded without any observations and no Form 483 was issued. Biocon is India’s largest and Asia’s leading Biotechnology Company with a strategic focus on biopharmaceuticals and research services. It is ... Read More »

Ashok Leyland aims to set up more assembly plants in CIS countries, Africa

Mumbai : Ashok Leyland is aiming to set up more assembly plants overseas, including the CIS region and African countries, as part of plans to scale up its global operations. The company is banking on its new range of medium and heavy commercial vehicles (M&HCV) and light commercial vehicles (LCVs) to help it enter new regions beyond its traditional stronghold ... Read More »

India GDP growth at 4.7% in Q2FY20: Ind-Ra

Fitch group firm India Ratings and Research (Ind-Ra) has said Indian economy may have slowed to 4.7% in second quarter of current financial year (Q2FY20). The 4.7% projection for the second quarter of the current fiscal would mark six consecutive quarters of slowing growth. The Indian economy expanded 5% in April-June, its slowest annual pace since 2013. This comes despite ... Read More »

Growth may have slowed down but economy will never slip into recession: Sitharaman

Talking about the economic situation of India, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has said that the growth may have slowed down but the economy will never slip into recession. She added that steps taken by the government post her maiden budget have started bearing fruits and some sectors such as automobiles have shown signs of recovery. Allaying concerns over revenue position ... Read More »