India and France sign Administrative Agreement in the field of Sustainable Urban Development

Shri Kamal Nath, Union Minister of Urban Development, and Ms. Nicole Bricq, Minister for Foreign Trade, Government of France signed an Administrative Agreement in the field of Sustainable Urban Development in Paris. Speaking on the occasion, Shri Kamal Nath expressed appreciation for the related work in the field of Sustainable Urban Development carried out in …

India Inc. – on way to a dusty death?

“FDI in retail, land acquisition bill, cut in subsidies” an industrialist friend was pointing out, “the government is finally warming up to the reform process. I am sure that the much needed impetus to the economy will now be administered and we will be back on the path of growth.” While there are certain reasons …

India South Africa to meet USD 15 Billion Trade Target this Year Ahead of 2014 Timeline Anand Sharma Calls on President Zuma of South Africa

Commerce, Industry and Textiles Minister Anand Sharma visited South Africa on 21-22 September 2012 for bilateral meetings with his counterpart. During his visit, he also called on President Jacob Zuma and discussed global and regional developments and areas of bilateral cooperation. President Zuma conveyed his deep respect for Prime Minister Manmohan Singh as well as …

Greenpeace confronts Dongwon’s destructive fishing in Korea

Yeosu, South Korea, 23 September 2012 — Activists from the Greenpeace ship Esperanza today occupied the dry dock where one of Dongwon’s purse seine ships, MV Granada, is being repaired. The activists closed the dock with a large banner saying “Dongwon’s Destructive Fishing Starts Here”. Greenpeace has escalated its campaign against Korea’s leading canned tuna …

ad:tech Expands Its India Presence, Launches ad:tech Bangalore

ad:tech, the world’s no.1 interactive advertising and technology conference and exhibition is soon coming to India’s own Silicon Valley – Bangalore. Here India’s leading brands and agencies will get to meet innovative startups, VCs, digital entrepreneurs and the marketing community will get to explore the technologies that are transforming their businesses. ad:tech was launched in …