The Ikea Foundation and CHAI today announced two new four year grants to continue work for reducing child mortality and access to lifesaving treatment for diarrhoea and pneumonia, said a joint statement.
Output in top tea shipper Kenya dropped by over a third from a year ago in the first quarter after drought ravaged parts of the country, while production was down over 16 percent during that period in India, the world's biggest black tea producer.
Meghwal has been asked by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to represent India at the conference, an official statement today said.
Addressing a business gathering here, the Kenyan President said the country seeks to sign an agreement with the Indian government "confirming and securing a place for Kenyan pulses in the Indian market for a number of years".
Asserting that challenges in the maritime domain are a shared concern, Modi said the two sides will also explore opportunities in blue economy.
Tea prices are expected to be higher in the new season, said Kamal Baheti, CFO of Mcleod Russel. Increased prices will benefit the overseas operations most.
The proposed memorandum of understanding (MoU) was approved in the Cabinet meeting headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Bliss GVS Healthcare, a subsidiary of company, has won a 3 year contract worth USD 111.40 million from Aon Kenya Insurance Brokers for provision of medical healthcare services in Kenya.
As part of the enhanced pact between the two international carriers, Kenya Airways will place its flight code (KQ) on Jet Airways' seven daily flights between Mumbai and New Delhi, five daily flights from Mumbai to Ahmedabad and five daily flights between Mumbai and Hyderabad for travel into India, the release said.
Visitors to these game reserves are almost guaranteed to see a bounty of animals from predators like cheetahs to grass eaters including zebra, gazelle, and giraffes. However, what visitors to these parks are most encouraged to look out for are â€˜The Big Five‘ of African safaris; the lion, the rhino, the leopard, the elephant and the buffalo.
The grant of 5.3 million euros from the IKEA Foundation will help poor families in India and Kenya to improve homes through access to small loans and affordable, eco-friendly building materials and services, a statement said.
The country is expecting around 70,000 visitors from India in the current year, after the African nation witnessed a decline in Indian visitors to 49,700 last year.
The MoU was signed on July 11 this year at Nairobi during the visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Some 100 firms took part in the event on September 1-3. "I strongly believe that India has vast experience in setting up of ICT infrastructure and the experience can be leveraged by the government as well as the private sector in African nations.
Urjit Patel's appointment as new RBI Governor appeared to have support of BJP MP Subramanian Swamy who had launched a series of attacks against the outgoing Governor Raghuram Rajan.
The order includes development of 16'' ground wheels and marks company's entry into east Africa.
The new plant in Kenya will serve at least three neighbouring countries, besides catering to local demand.
With this loan agreement, Exim Bank has now placed 207 Lines of Credit, covering 63 countries in Africa, Asia, Latin America, Europe, Oceania and the CIS, with credit commitments of over USD 14.95 billion.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi is on a four-nation tour of Africa that is part of a policy push to make his country a more global player, economically and diplomatically.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, after his talks with Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta here, also announced extension of concessional Line of Credit (LOC) of USD 44.95 million to the African nation to help it in development of small and medium enterprises and textiles.
"At a time when the world is going through an economic downturn, India is the only bright spot," Modi said in his trademark diaspora rally at the Kasarani Stadium here soon after arriving from Tanzania on the fourth and final leg of his four-nation African tour.
The company has expanded its international business in Congo, Kenya, Ghana and Malaysia, aid Sharan Bansal, Director at Skipper.
The total value of the said orders are approximately Rs 100 crore.
Tata Ultra range, which the company addresses as business utility vehicle, can cater to payloads ranging from 4-11 tonnes and engine capacities from 125-180 HP.
Speaking to CNBC-TV18, Adi Godrej, Chairman of the Group said that the company is happy to increase its stake in the subsidiary and that the operations from sales in Kenya are high.