The design bureau will be the repository of all technical know-how for defence equipment manufacturing
While the region boasts of books on Indian philosophy, Ayurveda and spiritualism, in both Spanish and Portuguese, very few have been on contemporary India written by Latin Americans
South American countries such as Argentina, Brazil and Colombia could extend help to India, which imports huge quantity of agricultural produce including edible oil and pulses
An initiative taken by Prime minister Narendra Modi and US President Barack President Obama to ensure security of the seas has gained significant momentum as the vice chief of navy had accompanied the defence minister for these discussions.
An expanded India-Chile Preferential Trade Agreement (PTA) will be signed in New Delhi next week. Confirming this, senior officials told FE: “Under the expanded PTA, 86% of India’s exports to Chile will get covered with concessions, which is likely to result in doubling of our exports in the near future.”
India’s submarine fleet, which was already struggling to contain the damage done to the French Scorpene submarines by the leak of its capabilities, is facing further delay over the production of the next generation of submarines.
India, which has emerged as the world’s second largest mobile market, is also the fifth largest producer of e-waste, discarding roughly 18.5 lakh tonne of electronic waste each year, with telecom equipment alone accounting for 12% of the e-waste.
Expansion of economic ties, investments and more participation in oil and gas exploration projects will top the agenda of the leaders from India and Russia when they meet in October.
Indian drug makers are scouting for opportunities in the Latin American (LatAm) market to boost their exports, especially in Peru, Colombia, Panama and Mexico.
Despite giving approval to import $750-million 145 BAE Systems’ M777A2 155mm/39 calibre lightweight howitzers from the US through the Foreign Military Sales (FMS) route, India has sought freeze on the price for three more months.
India is one of the leading manufacturers and exporters of pharmaceuticals in the world and enjoys acceptance in the Venezuelan market due to quality and competitive prices
Defence minister Manohar Parrikar is expected to visit Washington DC at the end of this month. Key topics, including the sale of ‘Predator Guardian’ for the Indian Navy…
The technology spectrum under the DRDO banner might be wide-ranging and versatile, but a number of its key projects are mired in delays and cost overruns. Getting its act together, the defence research agency is now keeping a hawk’s eye on all projects to ensure delivery on time
After rejecting the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO)-designed Excalibur 5.56x45mm rifle, the Indian Army is soon…
The training course, patterned along a ‘training of trainers’ (ToT) model, is meant to expose military commanders to typical operational, logistic and humanitarian roles they are required to perform while participating in UN/AU peace operations.
Accompanied by a high-level official delegation and representatives of several US defence companies, under secretary of defence for acquisition, technology and logistics Frank Kendall will arrive here next week.
Despite a June deadline set by defence minister Manohar Parrikar to close negotiations on the purchase of 36 Rafale
combat aircraft from France…
Senior officials from the ministry of external affairs, ministry of commerce and industry as well as representatives from sectors such as automobile, mining, railways, infrastructure, agro-business and oil & gas exploration will travel to the South American nation for the talks
Cuba is seeking India’s assistance to modernise its sugar mills after the end of the US trade embargo, its envoy to New Delhi said, ahead of a planned visit by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in September.
India is targeting West Asian countries to launch a drive for arms exports with the Indo-Russian BrahMos cruise missile and other products including ammunition for small arms being the main products to be traded.
The first squadron will be raised at Bengaluru with two planes, six more will be added by December this year
Maritime security will top PM Narendra Modi’s agenda during his Africa visit starting July 7.
As part of government’s ‘Act East Policy’, India has increased its engagement with the Asean countries, both in maritime security and military exercises as well as trade and investments
Energy security, food security, ‘blue economy’, education, health, skill-building and infrastructure will be the key topics of discussion during Prime Minister Narendra Modi…
Russian Venture Company (RVC), the largest state fund in Russia, is looking for…
When Prime Minister Narendra Modi visits Mexico, bilateral trade and investment covering a broad spectrum, including space, energy, agriculture and science and technology, among others, will be on the table for discussions.
India’s bilateral talks for a preferential trade agreement (PTA) with South American countries’ bloc Mercosur are getting delayed as some of the members have sought more time to address concerns raised by the Indian side.