Spectacular start of IITF

The 38th edition of India International Trade Fair (IITF) 2018 was inaugurated by the Minister of State for Commerce & Industry, C.R. Chaudhary at Pragati Maidan in New Delhi on 14th November. The flagship event of India Trade Promotion Organisation(ITPO) will continue till 27thNovember. This edition of IITF assumes special significance as it marks the beginning of the150th birth anniversary celebrations of Mahatma Gandhi. All States, government organizations and other stake holders are making all efforts to realize the vision of the Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, of ‘Sab ka Saath, Sab kaVikas’. …

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“Hunar Haat” showcasing Indian craftsmanship

On 15th November, Union Minister for Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi  formally inaugurated “Hunar Haat” at Pragati Maidan in New Delhi. “Hunar Haat” at Pragati Maidan, is a part of series of “Hunar Haat”, being organised in various parts of the country under a mission to provide market and employment opportunities to master artisans and craftsmen. Master artisans, including a large number of women artisans, from across the country are participating in this “Hunar Haat”. The artisans have brought with them very exquisite pieces of Handicraft & Handloom work products…

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Locus co-hosting Supply Chain Meetup

Locus, a technology platform for supply chain, along with The Worldwide Supply Chain Federation (TWSCF) is co-hosting the first India chapter of the Supply Chain Meetup in Bengaluru called ‘The Bangalore Supply Chain Meetup’. The Worldwide Supply Chain Federation is a collaborative and mutually supportive coalition of grassroots communities focused on technology and innovation in the global supply chain industry. Within a year, they have built a community of 1300 key industry professionals worldwide.  The Bangalore Supply Chain Meetup will be hosted by Nishith Rastogi, CEO & Co-founder at Locus and The…

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Celebrating Diwali at India Gate

Western Union, a leader in cross-border, cross-currency money movement, recently organized a community driven engagement at India’s iconic monument – India Gate – to start the celebrations for the festival of Diwali with much colour and joy! With the help of several voluntary organizations, the event saw Western Union bring together over 50 visually impaired kids from across the city of Delhi to create this unique and vibrant 20-feet Rangoli designed by Limca book record holding Rangoli artist, Rahul Swami.

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IEBF to host annual Global Investment Conclave in London

Indo European Business Forum(IEBF), an independent organization, promoting two-way flow of trade and investment in India and EU member countries, will be hosting its annual two days international conclave on ‘Investment Opportunities in New India’ from November 2-3, 2018 at the House of Lords in London. Today, Indian economy has the potential to become a $10 trillion economy by 2030. IEBF’s Global conclave aims to encourage investment from the European Union into India.   Established in 2007, IEBF has been working towards strengthening India-EU relations for a better tomorrow. Apart from the…

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Heavy Indian presence in SIAL Paris

As many as 45 Indian showcased their products in the recently held SIAL Paris – the largest international marketplace for food service professionals – courtesy Trade Promotion Council of India (TPCI) which inaugurated a special Indian pavilion during the exhibition. At SIAL Paris, international exhibitors from 109 countries displayed their food offerings, ranging from ingredients to processed products, including fresh produce. Indian delegation comprised  Amee International, Austin Foods & Beverages Pvt. Ltd., Bluebell Exim, CavinKare Pvt Ltd., Chiazup Beverages LLP, Chum Impex Pvt. Ltd., Dhaval Agri Exports LLP, Elan Vital…

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Road show for Phase II of Indian Strategic Petroleum Reserves

Government of India’s one of the key initiative towards energy security of the country – the strategic petroleum reserves program, envisions creation of additional crude oil reserves facilities in Private Public  Partnership (PPP)  mode and the road show for the same was conducted recently by Dharmendra Pradhan, Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas ( MoP&NG) and Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (SDE).   Speaking on the occasion, Pradhan said that on world energy landscape, India is the 3rd largest consumer of energy and also the 3rd largest importer of crude oil in the world. With Indian economy…

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Second REINVEST meet to be held in India

The Ministry of New and Renewable Energy is organising the First Assembly of International Solar Alliance (ISA); the 2nd Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA) Renewable Energy Ministerial Meeting and the 2nd Global Renewable Energy Investment Meeting and Expo, (REINVEST- 2018) from 2nd to 5th October 2018 in New Delhi. The three events will be inaugurated in a common function by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, in the presence of Antonio Guterres, Secretary General, United Nations on 2ndOctober 2018 in Vigyan Bhavan, New Delhi. The Business and Technical Sessions of ISA Assembly, IORA Meet and…

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DB Schenker to showcase complete portfolio at China’s 1st International Import Expo

China is transitioning from being an export orientated country to becoming the world’s largest importer. With a presence of over 50 years in China, DB Schenker has been deeply involved with this market transformation since, and is in an excellent position to catalyze this shift. “We are excited to demonstrate our strong network in China and internationally which enables us to provide reliable and high-quality logistics services to our customers worldwide, who are increasingly importing to China”, says Chris Pollard, DB Schenker’s Chief Executive Officer for the Greater China Cluster. DB…

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Alibaba Foundation initiates philanthropy drive in India

On the UN International Day of Charity in memory of Mother Teresa, the Alibaba Foundation, a private charity fund established by Alibaba Group, jointly with UCWeb (‘UC’), a business within Alibaba Digital Media and Entertainment Group, hosted the Global Forum of the XIN Philanthropy Conference 2018. It is the first conference of this kind to be held out of China. Launched in 2016, the biennial conference is an important representation of Alibaba Group’s commitment to encouraging inclusive, universal and sustainable growth for businesses and communities alike – all for the greater benefit of…

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