Petronet LNG Ltd, India's biggest gas importer, last year proposed to set up an up to 2 million tonne (MT) liquefied natural gas (LNG) import facility on the coast of Sri Lanka to meet its energy needs.
India overtook Japan as the second-largest producer in 2016, according to data released by the International Stainless Steel Forum (ISSF) at their annual conference held on May 14-19, 2017 in Tokyo, Japan, ISSDA said in a statement.
Exports rose 7.5 percent in April from a year ago, below the median estimate of 7.8 percent annual growth, finance ministry data showed on Monday. It followed a 12.0 percent rise in March.
"India has had strong relations with Japan and Uttar Pradesh government wants to use them for the growth of the state. We want that these relations gain more momentum," he was quoted as saying during the meeting.
Toyota, the world's second largest automaker, sees operating profit at 1.6 trillion yen ($14.06 billion) in the year to March, below an average estimate of 2.3 trillion yen from 25 analysts polled by Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S, and less than the 1.99 trillion yen profit posted in the year just ended.
Indian Defence Minister Arun Jaitley told his Japanese counterpart, Tomomi Inada, in Tokyo that his country hopes to pursue a strategic partnership with Japan for regional peace and stability.
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe today called North Korea's test-fire of a ballistic missile "absolutely unacceptable" and a "grave threat to our country".
Japan's core consumer prices rose at a slower than expected pace in March and household spending fell more than expected in a worrying sign for the central bank that domestic demand won't be strong enough to generate sustained inflation.
US President Donald Trump ordered the USS Carl Vinson carrier strike group to sail to waters off the Korean peninsula in response to rising tension over the North's nuclear and missile tests, and its threats to attack the United States and its Asian allies.
Railways has firmed up plans for running trains at higher speed of 160 kmph in the busy trunk routes of Delhi-Howrah and Delhi-Mumbai section to reduce travel time between these metropoles.
It has placed China, Germany, Japan, Korea, Switzerland and Taiwan in the monitoring list in its six-monthly report to the Congress.
The company has approved the proposal to issue 18,01,211 equity shares on preferential basis of face value of Rs 2 to aforesaid company, at an issue price of Rs 246.60 per share.
The result, the 32nd straight month of current account surpluses, compares with economists' median forecast for a surplus of 2.62 trillion yen in a Reuters poll. This February's current account surplus was the largest on record for February.
Gujarat Narmada Valley Fertilizers & Chemicals Ltd had filed the application before the Directorate General of Anti- dumping and Allied Duties (DGAD) for initiation of anti- dumping investigations on imports of 'Toluene Di-Isocyanate' (TDI).
Koichi Hamada, Cabinet adviser and emeritus professor of economics at Yale University, told Reuters in an interview that Tokyo should stress that Japan has a different currency policy from China.
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was flat with early Asian markets such as Australia and South Korea slightly higher.
The WTO's dispute settlement today set up a panel to resolve the dispute between Japan and India over imposition of safeguard import duty on iron and steel products. As both the sides failed to resolve the issue in the bilateral consultation process, Japan had sought formation of dispute resolution panel.
"...network infrastructure build-out in markets like India and Thailand, and growing share in the Japanese tablet market, Huawei maintained its growth momentum in the Asia Pacific Region and achieved CNY 67,500 million in revenue, up 36.6 per cent year-on-year," Huawei said in its global report on Friday.
The Japan International Cooperation Agency (Jica) today said signed an agreement with the MMRDA to provide 144,795 million yen, or around Rs 8,600 crore, official development assistance (ODA) loan for the ambitious trans-harbour link project in the city (MTHL).
At Rs 5,999 per month, a user can download data up to 1TB at 1Gbps under fair usage policy (FUP), which is faster than even transferring data from a USB drive
Didi, backed by global tech giants Apple Inc and Tencent Holdings Ltd, is facing regulatory challenges at home over its drivers even as it looks to diversify from its core ride-hailing business to find new drivers for growth.
"Japan has requested the WTO Dispute Settlement Body for establishment of the panel in the WTO dispute...alleging that India's safeguard measures on certain iron and steel products are inconsistent with the WTO obligations," Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said in a written reply to the Lok Sabha.