The RBI Governor Shri Shaktikanta Das today announced a series of measures to support the nation’s fight against the second wave of COVID-19 infections. “Alleviating any constraint from the financing side for all stakeholders – government, hospitals and dispensaries, pharmacies, vaccine/medicine manufacturers/importers, medical oxygen manufacturers/suppliers, private operators engaged in the critical healthcare supply chain, and above all the common man… Continue reading "Banks given Liquidity Facility of ₹ 50,000 crore to improve access to Emergency Health Services"
In a major boost to organic products exports from the country, first consignment of millets grown in Himalayas from snow-melt water of Ganges in Dev Bhoomi (Land of the God), Uttarakhand would be exported to Denmark. APEDA, in collaboration with Uttarakhand Agriculture Produce Marketing Board (UKAPMB) & Just Organik, an exporter, has sourced & processed ragi (finger millet), and jhingora(barnyard millet) from farmers in Uttarakhand… Continue reading "India begins exports of organic millets grown in Himalayas to Denmark"
The Government of India has reviewed the existing procedure of registration and approval of global manufacturers for importing oxygen cylinders and cryogenic tankers/ containers by Petroleum and Explosive Safety Organization (PESO). In view of the COVID pandemic, PESO shall not carry out physical inspection of global manufacturers’ production facilities before grant of such registration and approval. Now, such approvals shall… Continue reading "Simplification of procedure for import of oxygen cylinders and cryogenic tankers/ containers"
Cabinet approves allocation of additional foodgrain to NFSA Beneficiaries under Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana (Phase III) for another period of two months – May and June, 2021
The Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, has given its ex-post facto approval to the following: Allocation of additional foodgrain under Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana Phase III- for another period of 2 months e. May to June, 2021 @ 5 kg per person per month free of cost for about 79.88 Crore beneficiaries covered under NFSA… Continue reading "Cabinet approves allocation of additional foodgrain to NFSA Beneficiaries under Pradhan Mantri Garib Kalyan Anna Yojana (Phase III) for another period of two months – May and June, 2021"
Cabinet approves MoU between India and United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland on Migration and Mobility Partnership
The Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has approved the signing of Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Migration and Mobility Partnership between the Government of the Republic of India and Her Majesty’s Government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland . Objectives: The MoU is aimed at Liberalising issuance of visas promoting mobility of… Continue reading "Cabinet approves MoU between India and United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland on Migration and Mobility Partnership"
The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi has congratulated Ms Mamata Banerjee on taking oath as West Bengal’s Chief Minister. In a tweet the Prime Minister said : DS/AK (Release ID: 1716084) Read this release in: Urdu , Marathi , Hindi , Bengali , Bengali , Manipuri , Punjabi , Gujarati , Odia , Tamil , Telugu , Kannada , Malayalam
The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi has praised healthcare workers and nurses for setting an example in reducing vaccine wastage. Quoting a tweet from the Chief Minister of Kerala, Pinarayi Vijayan, the Prime Minister tweeted: “Good to see our healthcare workers and nurses set an example in reducing vaccine wastage. Reducing vaccine wastage is important in strengthening the fight against… Continue reading "PM praises healthcare workers and nurses for reducing vaccine waste"
British Airways Airlifts 27 Tonnes of urgent Medical Aid for India on special emergency flight, as Humanitarian Crisis in The Country Worsens
British Airways, supported by its sister company IAG Cargo, is flying 27 tonnes of medical aid to Delhi this evening, Wednesday May 5, 2021 1,349 items of aid will depart on an aircraft specially chartered by British Airways and supported by volunteers from the airline to ensure life-saving supplies reach the country urgently British Airways Chairman and CEO Sean Doyle says the airline has offered the free support as it “stands with its friends in… Continue reading "British Airways Airlifts 27 Tonnes of urgent Medical Aid for India on special emergency flight, as Humanitarian Crisis in The Country Worsens"
E-motorsare the ideal solution for better efficiency and reducing energy consumption. It is said that as much as half of the world’s electricity is consumed by motors1. Motor-driven systems in the industry sector alone consumes 64% of the electric energy, while the commercial sector consumes 20% and the residential sector consumes 13%2. There is a growing focus on improving the… Continue reading "Grundfos endorses the use of high efficiency IE5 motors and pump solutions globally"