As a result of industrial reforms, Haryana has made a considerable progress in terms of EODB ranking by climbing from the 14th spot to the third position in the country in 2018, Khattar said.
India has sought market access for grapes, pomegranates, pearl millets and anthurium, a kind of decorative flower, from Vietnam to boost exports.
Private equity fund IDFC Alternatives Thursday said it along with India SME Investments has committed Rs 100 crore to apparel retailer Citykart for a significant minority stake. The fund infusion will be done by parting a "significant minority stake" in the company.
Maruti Suzuki India Thursday signed a pact with the Haryana government for setting up a Japan-India Institute for Manufacturing (JIM) to train over 500 youth annually. The company will make an initial investment of Rs 7 crore to establish the model ITI at Uncha Majra village in Gurugram district, Maruti Suzuki India (MSI) said in a statement.
The government plans to increase the area under summer crops to 7.0-7.5 mln ha in 2018-19 (Jul-Jun) from 4.5 mln ha last year with a thrust on pulses, oilseeds and coarse cereals crops, Farm Commissioner S.K. Malhotra said today.
Market regulator Sebi Thursday said it has lined up as many as 17 properties of the West Bengal-based MPS Group of companies for an online auction next month at a total reserve price of about Rs 65 crore.
Former Finance Minister P. Chidambaram on Thursday said the Railway Ministry has "suddenly" woken up to posts lying vacant for nearly five years.
Former bureaucrat M P Bezbaruah, who recently backed out as head of a panel for implementing Clause 6 of the Assam Accord, has stressed that for its successful execution, the Centre "should" first find a solution to the citizenship bill.
The Centre's efforts to rejuvenate the Hindu holy river have failed to impress environmentalists, who feel a clean Ganga will remain a distant dream due to the Modi government's failure to ensure the continuous flow of the river.