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India Records Steep Decline in Coal Import

New Delhi: Port Wings News Network: Coal imports have fallen from 217.78 Mte in 2014-15 to 203.95 Mte. in 2015-16 and further to 190.95 Mte. in 2016-17, Minister of Railways and Coal Mr Piyush Goyal said in a written reply to a question in Rajya Sabha on 05 January. The …

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Jagriti Yatra Team Visits Sri City SEZ

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: The 15-day-long Jagriti Yatra, a train journey that inspires and supports entrepreneurship among youth, arrived at Sri City on 29 December 2017. On the arrival of about 500 participants, 48% of women from across the country and abroad, Sri City SEZ authorities extended a warm …

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Sri City SEZ Wins Prestigious Brands of Asia Award

Chennai: Port Wings News Network: ‘Prestigious Brands of Asia’ award was bestowed on Sri City, in recognition of its world class infrastructure established for facilitating the international manufacturing industries. During the Global Business Symposium, a flagship initiative of Herald Global and BARC Asia, held in Bangkok, the ‘Prestigious Brands of …

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NHAI Creates National Highways Investment Promotion Cell

    New Delhi: Port Wings News Network: The National Highways Authority of India has created a National Highways Investment Promotion Cell (NHIPC) for attracting domestic and foreign investment for highways projects. The cell will focus on engaging with global institution investors, construction companies, developers and fund managers for building …

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Government Increases Import Duty on Chana, Masoor

New Delhi: Port Wings News Network: Government has decided to impose 30% import duty on Chana (Chickpeas) and Masoor (Lentils), with immediate effect. Production of Chana (Chickpeas) and Masoor (Lentils) are expected to be high during the forthcoming Rabi season, and cheap imports, if allowed unabated, are likely to adversely …

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