Jul 29, 2015 09:24 PM IST
India on Wednesday pledged to continue its unwavering support to combat challenge of endemic poverty in the SAARC region, asserting that all the member countries of the bloc should develop and progress collectively.
- Jul 17, 2015 08:04 PM IST
The Reserve Bank on Friday signed a special currency swap agreement with the Central Bank of Sri Lanka that will allow the latter to draw up to USD 1.1 billion.
- Jul 13, 2015 04:24 PM IST
On the curtain raiser episode of Digitizing India, CNBC-TV18‘s Shereen Bhan spoke with the President of Cisco India and SAARC Dinesh Malkani about the internet of everything, digitization in India and the way forward for India to make the most of its technological potential.
- Jul 09, 2015 10:11 PM IST
You may soon be able to drive over to Sri Lanka. That's right, India plans to build a bridge to its southern neighbour. This will be part of the Modi government's infra push and also its strategic initiative to ensure seamless connectivity between the SAARC nations.
- Jul 09, 2015 02:49 PM IST
Besides, the government is working towards a Rs 22,000 crore project to provide connectivity between India and Sri Lanka for which the Asian Development Bank has expressed willingness to provide funding, he said.
- Jul 04, 2015 03:55 PM IST
VRF air-conditioning system market in the country is expected to clock a compounded annual growth rate of about 15 percent over the next few years, a senior executive of Blue Star has said.
- Jun 20, 2015 01:52 PM IST
Air-conditioner manufacturer Blue Star Ltd has undertaken an exercise to consolidate manufacturing operations for which research firm KPMG has been appointed, top company official said.
- Jun 10, 2015 04:37 PM IST
Following the nod, Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari will visit Bhutan where the pact is scheduled to be signed by transport ministers of the participating nations.
- Jun 01, 2015 07:47 PM IST
The discounted ticket scheme is also valid for Jet Airways strategic partner Etihad's flights from its Abu Dhabi gateway for Middle East, Europe and North America, the release said.
- May 18, 2015 05:57 PM IST
Commerce Secretary said that adoption of standards will not only help in boosting exports but will also protect the consumers from sub-standard imports thereby facilitating domestic manufacturing.
- May 13, 2015 06:30 PM IST
Emami reported a rise in the consolidated net profit on the back of strong performance of its domestic business.
- Mar 30, 2015 03:24 PM IST
Pakistan on Monday said India should strive to achieve higher growth rates as its economic rise will help the entire SAARC region.
- Mar 25, 2015 04:18 PM IST
The swap arrangement is intended to provide a backstop line of funding for the SAARC member countries to meet any balance of payments and liquidity crises till long-term arrangements are made.
- Mar 03, 2015 08:14 AM IST
India's Foreign secretary S Jaishankar is also likely to push for better connectivity in the region through a Motor Vehicle Agreement - with or without Pakistan. Although, India is hoping that Pakistan supports the proposal.
- Dec 08, 2014 04:13 PM IST
The companies will jointly develop Internet of Everything (IoE)-based digital solutions to pursue opportunities in the infrastructure sector and smart cities in India.
- Nov 28, 2014 03:46 PM IST
"There was a few rounds of firing from Pakistani side on our positions in Pital border outpost area in Arnia sub-sector today," a senior BSF officer said.
- Nov 28, 2014 01:13 PM IST
Sharif also categorically stated that if India wants to restore ties, the Kashmir issue must be discussed and "that too seriously with full sincerity".
- Nov 27, 2014 05:59 PM IST
The leaders are making the last effort at the retreat to push the Pakistani premier to ink the regional connectivity agreements. Pakistan stalled the inking of SAARC connectivity on Wednesday on the pretext that they have not completed the "internal process".
- Nov 27, 2014 03:53 PM IST
The only reason SAARC exists is to give the members an appearance of amity; the only reason it cannot be shut down completely is because it gives China an opening to create its own South Asian Forum by excluding India.
- Nov 26, 2014 05:29 PM IST
In his address to the 18th SAARC summit in this picturesque Nepalese capital, Modi said that as SAARC "we have failed to move with speed that our people expect" which some argue was due to a development gap.
- Nov 25, 2014 04:11 PM IST
On his arrival here to attend his maiden SAARC Summit, Modi was accorded a warm welcome. He was given a guard of honour and a group of girls presented a cultural performance for him.
- Nov 25, 2014 09:33 AM IST
Leaders from eight South Asian countries will attend the two-day event which will begin on Wednesday.
- Nov 11, 2014 08:15 AM IST
He is the 12th Prime Minister to participate in ASEAN Summit in Nay Pyi Taw and 13th Prime Minister to participate in East Asia Summit in Nay Pyi Taw.
- Aug 26, 2014 07:32 PM IST
PM Modi and his team will also be balancing out geo-strategic needs, with his trip to Japan at the end of the month. The two countries are expected to sign an MOU on defence cooperation and discuss other bilateral issues.
- Aug 26, 2014 12:51 PM IST
As the Narendra Modi government nears completion of its 100 days in power, experts queue up to analyse its performance over the past 3 months or so.