Avinash Nair

Articles By Avinash Nair

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US bullish on wooing Indian firms; SelectUSA summit likely to see big contingent this year

Indo-US bilateral trade currently stands at around $107 billion and both President Obama and Prime Minister Narendra Modi have targeted to take it to $500 billion.

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Ease of doing business? US firms scared they need to know someone to invest in India says Nikki Haley

The Indian-American politician’s comments come at a time when Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to visit the US for a few days starting June 7.

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Back Story: The story of GSPC, theme of the latest BJP-Congress joust in House and outside

In a report tabled in Gujarat Assembly in 2012, the CAG severely criticised GSPC’s operations in KG block, and said “numerous faulty investment and destructive administrative decisions” had led to a loss of Rs 7,000 cro

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Maersk to send first two ships for recycling at Alang this month

Under a long-term commitment to create more recycling options at Alang shipbreaking yard in Gujarat, Maersk Group will be sending the first two container vessels - Maersk Wyoming and Maersk Georgia - to be broken at the yard

Economy News

Power tariffs reduced in Gujarat; Rs 414 cr gross benefit passed on to consumers

Giving a gross benefit of Rs 414 crore to the power consumers of state-owned Discoms in Gujarat, the Gujarat Electricity Regulatory Commission...

Industry News

CAG points out Rs 445 cr worth of infructuous expenditure incurred in Ahmedabad metro project

"Infructuous expenditure" totalling to Rs 445 crore have been incurred after the present management of the Ahmedabad metro rail project redrew the metro routes after scrapping the earlier phase in 2013, a report from the Comp

CAG points out Rs 445 cr worth of infructuous expenditure incurred in Ahmedabad metro project

CAG finds holes in Gujarat govt’s model bus-ports story

Gujarat government's six "model bus-ports" being built in Vadodara, Ahmedabad, Surat and Mehsana in the first phase have received a rap from the Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) for providing "undue favours" to

CAG finds holes in Gujarat govt’s model bus-ports story

Alcock Ashdown stares at Rs 500 crore loss in Indian Navy deal

One of the biggest ship-building deals bagged by Alcock Ashdown (Gujarat) Ltd - a state government owned shipbuilding company - almost a decade ago from the Indian Navy...

Industry News

Guj Govt plans ‘equity model’ of land acquisition

In order to make farmers equal partners in future land acquisitions, Gujarat government is contemplating...

Guj Govt plans ‘equity model’ of land acquisition

West Bengal biggest beneficiary of Gujarat’s surplus power in 2014

It is the non-BJP states like West Bengal, Uttar Pradesh, Assam and Karnataka that largely benefited from the surplus power...

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BSE to be 10,000 times faster in next 3 years: CEO Ashish Chauhan

BSE currently executes 5 lakh orders in one second & is 10 times faster than National Stock Exchange

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Mobile numbers to become defacto identity of a person: GOI official

Mobile numbers will soon become an integral part of a person's identity as the Narendra Modi government moves ahead...

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Pravasi Bharatiya Divas: CMs look to lure NRI investments with catchphrases

On a day when Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh tried to impress upon a group of influential NRIs that...

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Open loos defile Swachh Gujarat capital

Lack of toilets force slum-dwellers to defecate in open near Vibrant Gujarat venue

Economy News

Vibrant Gujarat brand to bat for a ‘Vibrant India’

An exclusive trade summit hosted by FIEO in Gujarat will feature India as a preferred sourcing destination; aligns with PM's 'Make In India' campaign.

Vibrant Gujarat brand to bat for a ‘Vibrant India’

Gujarat clocks over 48,000 sick MSME units in 2014

The number of sick MSME units in Gujarat is only second to Uttar Pradesh which has over 63,000 sick units

Economy News

Malnutrition in tribal Gujarat taluka as high as 94 per cent

Findings of three different studies on the status of "malnutrition in Gujarat" show that the levels of undernourishment among children...

Economy News

10 short-films of Gujarat-bred entrepreneurs to be showcased at Vibrant Gujarat 2015

Ten short films that will narrate the success stories of "home-bred entrepreneurs" from Gujarat...

Industry News

Green sports car prototype grabs eyeballs at AutoShow Gujarat

'Green sports car' that claims to cover 1000 kilometers with a single charge of it's batteries...

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Green sports car prototype grabs eyeballs at AutoShow Gujarat

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Indian Oil looks to impress with DBTL at Vadnagar- PM Narendra Modi’s birthplace

Vadnagar at 45% has one of the highest percentage of DBTL coverage in Gujarat.

Economy News

Gold coins to pump-up footfalls at industrial expo in Gujarat

Over 500 companies are likely to participate in this year's exhibition, 50 percent of which will be from outside Gujarat.

Commodities News

Tweak in route-map of Ahmedabad metro to cost additional Rs 500 crore

The new route of the proposed first phase of the Rs 10,700 crore Ahmedabad metrorail project will...

Economy News

Over 50% GoI funds to Gujarat’s Urban Local Bodies unspent: CAG

The elections to the urban local bodies or ULBs in Gujarat are round the corner...

Over 50% GoI funds to Gujarat’s Urban Local Bodies unspent: CAG

CAG finds schools in Gujarat functioning under trees & temporary shelters

Auditor also noticed that schools in Gujarat were cooking mid-day meals in the open.

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ONGC to drill 103 wells in Cambay basin in Gujarat

The company will spend over Rs 670 crore in drilling wells in Mehsana & Patan

ONGC to drill 103 wells in Cambay basin in Gujarat

Ahmedabad to see shortfall of 2 lakh homes in next 5 yrs

Low-income Groups to be hit the hardest due to the shortfall in supply of housing units

Ahmedabad to see shortfall of 2 lakh homes in next 5 yrs