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Tuesday, October 15, 2019
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...
Chandigarh : To boost crop diversification and motivate farmers to shift towards horticulture, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh gave the go-ahead for integrated horti-forestry models for planting clonal-eucalyptus and poplar plants along with sweet oranges. Chairing a meeting with top officials of the Horticulture Department, Chief Minister asked the...
Today, in a tie up with Japanese  company, Nihon Nohyaku, Insecticides (India) Ltd has laucnhed a new Generation SUZUKA. The new generation of SUZUKA helps to controls lepidopteran pests on various Crops like paddy and vegetables. This new partnership will result into another new brand, HAKKO, which an insecticide for BPH in paddy crop. Mr. Rajesh...
Young Minds from 24 Universities present new perspectives towards reshaping Indian agriculture NewZNew (Chandigarh) : CII Agro Tech 2016, witnessed Agri Hackathon (AgHack), a 20 hour hacking session that brought together a mix of young minds with diverse backgrounds to develop applications on pre-identified themes at Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) Headquarters,...
NewZNew (Chandigarh) : On the third day of the 12th edition of India's Premier Biennial Agro Technology & Business Fair-CII Agro Tech 2016, a Kisan Goshthee on Fish Farming attracted a lot of farmers from far-flung areas from the neighboring states aspiring to take the plunge in fish farming...