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Union Minister Agrees to Capt Amarinder’s Request For Higher User Charges on Used Gunny Bags Capt Amarinder Says State Getting Geared Up For Smooth Kharif Procurement Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Tuesday called upon Union Minister of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution, Ram Vilas Paswan, to seek central...
Project Set to Take Off in October, Expected to Generate 5000 Jobs in State ITC Limited, one of India’s leading multi-business corporates, has decided to further increase its investment in the integrated Food Park it is development in Kapurthala to Rs. 1700 crore. This was conveyed to Punjab Chief Minister Captain...
British High Commissioner and Deputy High Commissioner on Friday called upon Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh to discuss cooperation with the state government in the promotion of agriculture and allied fields. High Commissioner Sir Dominic Asquith and Deputy High Commissioner Andrew Ayre were accompanied by their wives, Louise Asquith and Bettina...
Takes Stock of White-Fly Infestation of Cotton Crops in Mansa, Convenes Meeting To Launch Surveillance & Action Plan Vowing to take suppliers of spurious pesticides and seeds to task, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Friday urged farmers to use only the varieties recommended by the Punjab Agricultural University...
Russia Interested in Waste-to-Energy, China in Metro Rail Project, UAE also Keen to Invest Various foreign companies, including Russia, China and UAE, have evinced interest in setting up business units in diverse areas, such as defence and metro railway, in Punjab. This was disclosed here on Tuesday by a spokesperson of...
Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh urged the central government to relax the Fiscal Responsibility and Budget Management (FRBM) Act, 2003, and enhance the borrowing limit to enable the state government to meets its agriculture debt waiver commitments. In separate meetings with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley...
Punjab CM Directs his Principal Secretary & PEDA to Explore Project Feasibility Microsoft has evinced interest in providing solar powered portable cylinder-head-service gadgets that offer highly cost-effective light, mobile charging and internet connectivity, with special focus on use in remote areas of Punjab. Delegation of Microsoft and Veriown Global Holdings met...
Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh sought from the central government one-time settlement of the Rs. 6000 crore loans taken by the state’s farmers from the national and private banks. Such a settlement will benefit 4.5 lakh of the state’s beleaguered farmers, the Chief Minister told Union Finance Minister Arun...
New Delhi : Italy is keen to partner with Punjab in the field of agriculture and sustainable development. A delegation of Italian company Anas, led by Indo-European Sustainable Development CEO Sir John Martin Thomas, met Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh to discuss collaboration in these and other areas of...
Chandigarh : Haryana Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Minister, Om Prakash Dhankar, has said that time is not far when Panchkula's apple market will figure prominently on the country’s map. Given the facility of an airport, there is lot of potential for the export of good quality apples. Speaking after launching the...