CEO forum on the anvil India and Canada have agreed to explore collaboration in the area of export credit insurance through Export Credit Guarantee Corporation Ltd (ECGC) and Export Development Canada (EDC).
Sikkim declared organic state About 65 proposals are in the pipeline for the “Venture Fund” which was recently set up for start-ups in the Northeast Region.
14th meeting focus on economic growth Three agreements were signed during the 14th India-EU Summit held in New Delhi held 6 October 2017, lending strong support to Indian economic prosperity.
Build agro-logistics supply and storage chain The Government is building robust agri-value system in collaboration with private players to transform agriculture sector from pure production system into an agri-business, a top Agriculture and Farmer Welfare Ministry official said in New Delhi. “Producers, manufacturers, wholesalers, retailers,
370 projects under implementation in the state Telangana state has beaten southern peers by achieving highest growth rate of 79% in terms of attracting investments from both domestic and foreign sources across different sectors between FY12-FY17, according to a recent study.
India-Israel signs 7 MoUs during PM visit. India and Israel have agreed to establish a “Strategic Partnership in Water and Agriculture” during Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Israel 4-6 July 2017.
Industry report list out additional costs. Teesta Barrage, Phase -I. India will need an additional investment of about US$291 billion, to cover the widening gap between demand and supply for water by 2030, which is higher than the government’s Rs.20 lakh crore budget for 2016-17.
Modi lays foundation of agri-research institute. The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, has stressed on the need of modern agriculture and technological interventions.
20 lakh farmers to benefit from Rs.6,000 crore scheme; food processing gets huge boost The Rs.6,000 crore Scheme for Agro-Marine Processing and Development of Agro-Processing Clusters (SAMPADA) is expected to leverage investment of Rs. 31,400 crore for the period 2016-20 coterminous with the 14th Finance
Focus on improving farm output The #Cabinet has approved India’s two MoUs with #Portugal and #Kenya in the agriculture and allied sectors to share knowledge on improving farm output.