News about SEZs

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  • CPEC to have two major dimensions - Sify News    (1969-12-31T18:30:00Z)
    [Pakistan], Sep 10 (ANI): Pakistan and China, in a four hour meeting on Sunday led by Minister for Planning Makhdoom Khusro Bakhtiar and vice-chairman of National Development and Reforms Commission
  • Simplex Project likely to be blacklisted - Manipur: E-Pao    (2018-09-04T18:30:00Z)
    Simplex Project likely to be blacklisted
  • Pakistan PM Imran Khan calls for expanding bilateral cooperation with Japan - Zee News : World    (2018-08-30T18:30:00Z)
    The Prime Ministers Office said in a statement that PM Imran Khan has extended invitation to Japanese PM Shinzo Abe to visit Pakistan.
  • Domestic Solar Power Industry - Govt of india: PIB    (2018-08-08T18:30:00Z)
    Solar tariffs in India saw the lowest ever level of Rs.2.44 per unit in reverse auctions carried out by Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) in May 2017 for 200 MW and again twice in July, 2018, for 600 MW in each instance.
  • Multi Drug Resistant TB population in India - Govt of india: PIB    (2018-08-06T18:30:00Z)
    As per Global TB report 2017, estimated number of Multi Drug Resistant (MDR) TB patients are 6,01,000 globally, of which 147000 (1/4th) are estimated from India.   Bedaquiline drug was introduced in India in 2016 under conditional access programme for selective group of the Multi drug resistant TB patients based on drug sensitivity results of second line anti TB drugs.
  • Adani Ports Q1 profit falls 9% to Rs 697 crore - DNA: Bangalore    (2018-08-05T18:30:00Z)
    Adani Ports Q1 profit falls 9% to Rs 697 crore
  • Bellandur residents want water, road, lake and garbage problems fixed in time-bound manner - Citizen Matters    (2018-07-24T18:30:00Z)
    Garbage, footpath, roads - problems are present everywhere. Tired of this, residents are asking the government to fix it, and have said if not, they will fight it out legally. »
  • SEZ rules to be aligned with GST laws by month-end: Official - Sify Finance    (2018-07-24T18:30:00Z)
    The Special Economic Zones (SEZ) Rules, 2006 will be aligned with the Goods and Services Tax (GST) laws by July-end, a senior official said on Tuesday.
  • India, Rwanda sign pacts; New Delhi extends $200 million credit lines - Central Chronicle    (2018-07-23T18:30:00Z)
    Kigali (Rawanda), India and Rwanda signed eight agreements on Monday late evening under which New Delhi will be extending $200 million lines of credit to Rwanda. Following delegation-level talks between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Rwandan President Paul Kagame, the Indian side extended two Lines of Credit of 100 million US dollars each  one for [&]
  • India extends $ 200 million credit lines to Rwanda, announces new diplomatic mission - Sify Finance    (2018-07-23T18:30:00Z)
    India has extended lines of credit (LoCs) worth $200 million to Rwanda as Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced that the first Indian diplomatic mission will be opened in the East African nation.
  • Indians abroad are 'rashtradoots': PM Modi - Sify News    (1969-12-31T18:30:00Z)
    [Rwanda], Jul 24 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday hailed the Indian diaspora living outside India as 'rashtradoots' or ambassadors for the country.
  • India extends $200 mn credit line to Rwanda - Sify News    (1969-12-31T18:30:00Z)
    [Rwanda], Jul 24 (ANI): India on Monday extended two lines of credit to Rwanda to the tune of USD 200 million.
  • PM Modi to attend BRICS Summit in South Africa next week; to also visit Rwanda, Uganda - DNA: Top News    (2018-07-19T18:30:00Z)
     Prime Minister Narendra Modi will next week visit Rwanda and Uganda before heading to South Africa to attend the BRICS Summit during which key global issues, including international peace and security, are expected to be discussed. The prime minister, who will visit the three countries from June 23-27, will first stop in Rwanda for a two-day "historic" visit, the first by an Indian premier, T S Tirumurti, secretary (Economic Relations) in the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA), told reporters at a briefing here. He will then head to Uganda on July 24 and from there to South Africa. Modi will attend the 10th addition of the BRICS Summit in Johannesburg during which the grouping's leaders are expected to deliberate on global hot-spot issues, international peace and security, global governance and trade issues among others, Tirumurti said. On the sidelines of the summit, the prime minister is also expected to meet some leaders bilaterally, he said. Asked if there would be a bilateral meeting between Prime ...
  • Pak to pay additional charge for CPEC - Sify News    (1969-12-31T18:30:00Z)
    [Pakistan], Jul 20 (ANI): The people of Pakistan, including Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) and Gilgit-Baltistan, would have to pay an additional charge for the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor
  • Duty on Chinese solar cells may not lead to tariff hikes - DNA: Mumbai    (2018-07-17T18:30:00Z)
    The move by Directorate General of Trade Remedies (DGTR) recommending a hike in safeguard duty on Chinese and Malaysian solar cells to 25% from the earlier 15% has left domestic solar panel producers in a state of confusion. At the same time, industry officials aver that an immediate increase in solar tariffs is unlikely. The order proposes to have a safeguard duty on the imported solar cells for a period of two years. In the first year, 25% safeguard duty could be imposed, followed by 20% during the first six months of the second year and 15% in the subsequent six months. The demand for such a levy was made as domestic solar modules are 8-10% costlier than the imported ones, which is a major deterrent for local producers to compete in the international markets. Having a safeguard duty will give a competitive edge to domestic players. However, among the confusions that have immediately arisen are the levy of the same on solar modules being manufactured in the Special Economic Zones (SEZs) within India, ...
  • Chennai Buzz: Updates on plastic ban, new sewage well in Besant Nagar and more - Citizen Matters, Chennai    (2018-07-08T18:30:00Z)
    Had a very busy week? Weren't able to catch all the news from your city? Never too late. Here's our quick wrap of some interesting headlines from the week gone by. »
  • Govt should exempt solar units under SEZ from safeguard duty - DNA: Bangalore    (2018-07-08T18:30:00Z)
    Govt should exempt solar units under SEZ from safeguard duty
  • China must reduce Myanmarese bias to its projects - Sify News    (1969-12-31T18:30:00Z)
    [Myanmar], June 28 (ANI): The public in Myanmar has a strong general bias against foreign investment in the natural resource sector, a new research has warned, and added that China's Belt and Road
  • Indian envoys to study State programmes - Hindu: Home    (2018-06-26T18:30:00Z)
    MEA sponsored scheme to promote Indian States abroad
  • Group of Eminent Personalities to study the SEZ Policy holds its first meeting. - Govt of india: PIB    (2018-06-24T18:30:00Z)
    The group of eminent personalities constituted by the Government of India to study the Special Economic Zones (SEZ) Policy of India held its first meeting on 22nd June under the aegis of Minister of Commerce & Industry and Civil Aviation, Suresh Prabhu.
  • Arrest warrant issued against Nirav Modi in DRI case - Hindu: Rx    (2018-06-23T18:30:00Z)
    The agency has found that Modi’s three companies allegedly indulged in diversion of duty free imported goods, Cut-and-Polished Diamonds (CPDs) and pearls.
  • ‘Opposition-ruled States ignored’ - Hindu: Fitness    (2018-06-23T18:30:00Z)
    Narayanasamy says Central Government’s grant for Puducherry has come down
  • DNA Jaipur 10th Anniversary: Farming policies, reaping benefits - DNA: India    (2018-06-22T18:30:00Z)
    Our prime minister, Narendra Modi, has resolved to double farmers’ income by 2022-23. This is central to promote farmers’ welfare, reduce agrarian distress and bring parity between income of farmers and those working in non-agricultural professions. Farmer distress has become a major issue in the country’s politics, especially when faced with adverse election outcomes. Anything and everything connected with agriculture is being visited and revisited by our policy makers. But there are no easy solutions. For the first time, an agriculture export policy is being discussed. The government of India’s department of commerce has recently circulated a draft ‘Agri Export Policy’ which provides a broad policy framework to promote agriculture exports and integrate Indian farmers with global markets. The policy aims to double farmers’ income and increase the share of agricultural exports from present US$30bn to US$60bn by 2022. In the spirit of cooperative federalism, and in order to make this policy much more ...
  • Exports from SEZs grow 38 per cent in May 2018: EPCES - Central Chronicle    (2018-06-21T18:30:00Z)
    Agencies, New Delhi, Exports from the special economic zones (SEZs) of the country registered a growth of 38 pc in May 2018, a statement said. The monthly exports data released by Export Promotion Council for SEZ and Export Oriented Unit (EPCES) shows merchandise exports from SEZs touched Rs 29,236 cr in the month of May this [&]
  • Cochin SEZ posts 720% growth in exports - Hindu: News    (2018-06-21T18:30:00Z)
    Revenue stands at ₹5,516 crore

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