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Maersk Opens New Capability Center in Bangalore

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Maersk Global Service Centres India has inaugurated its new Centre of Excellence (CoE) in Bangalore on 27 November. Located at Bhartiya City on Thanisandra Main Road, the facility is expected to employ over 200 professionals over the next 12 months, experts who will bring to …

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PM Modi Reviews Performance of Key Infrastructure Sectors

    New Delhi: Port Wings News Network: Prime Minister Mr Narendra Modi on 16 November reviewed progress of key infrastructure sectors including PMGSY, housing, coal and power. The review meeting, which lasted for about two and a half hours, was attended by top officials from PMO, NITI Aayog and …

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WTO’s Goods Council Discusses US Proposal To Enhance Transparency

    Chennai: Port Wings News Network: The WTO Goods Council on 10 November considered the United States’ proposal to enhance transparency and strengthen notification requirements through a decision intended for the upcoming 11th Ministerial Conference (MC11) in Buenos Aires. The Council also took up e-commerce proposals and specific trade …

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WTO’s Latest Indicator Suggests “Moderate” Trade Growth

    New Delhi: Port Wings News Network: The WTO’s latest World Trade Outlook Indicator (WTOI) suggests that global merchandise trade growth will likely moderate in the fourth quarter of 2017. The reading of 102.2 signals continued trade expansion in volume terms, although the pace of growth should be slower …

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GST Council Recommends Major Relief

    New Delhi: Port Wings News Network: In its 23rd meeting held on 10 November 2017 at Guwahati, the GST Council has recommended major relief in GST rates on certain goods and services. These recommendations spread across many sectors and across commodities. As per these recommendations, the list of …

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Graduation Ceremony at World Maritime University

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Maritime leaders of tomorrow from over 50 countries have graduated from the World Maritime University (WMU), Malmö, Sweden, on 7 November. With the education and training they have received at WMU, the graduates are ready to be operational and contribute to the implementation of the …

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AP Industries Secretary Visits Sri City

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: Mr Solomon Arokia Raj, IAS, Secretary, Department of Industries & Commerce, Govt., of Andhra Pradesh visited Sri City on 6 November, along with a team of senior officials. Mr. Ravindra Sannareddy, Founder Managing Director, Sri City extended a warm welcome to the visiting dignitaries. Mr. …

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