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Daily News Digest:11 January 2019

26th Army Air Defense Day

Army Air Defence Corps celebrated 25 years of its raising on 10 Jan 2019. To mark the occasion, a Wreath Laying Ceremony was held at the Amar Jawan Jyoti at India Gate, New Delhi.

The Corps of Army Air Defence is the youngest arm of Indian Army.

Army Air Defence has dedicated itself to the service of the nation with it's motto of “Akashe Shatrun Jahi”.

Cabinet approves MoU between India and Japan on Development of Advanced Model Single Window

The Union Cabinet chaired by PM Narendra Modi on 10 Jan approved a MoU between Indian and Japan on the development of an “Advanced Model Single Window”. It will help Indian to accelerate India’s effort to promote Ease of Doing Business in India.

The 'Advanced Model Single Window' is based on the best practices in and outside India, with measurable parameters and identifies possible obstacles for the establishment of the single window in India.

Cabinet approves MoU on Maritime issues between India and Denmark

The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on January 10, 2019 approved the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Maritime issues between India and Denmark. 

The signing of the agreement will pave the way for both the countries to explore areas of bilateral collaboration, facilitate cross-border cooperation and investments between their maritime sectors.

4th Meeting of CTDP

Union Minister for Commerce & Industry and Civil Aviation, Suresh Prabhu, chaired the 4th meeting of the Council for Trade Development and Promotion (CTDP) in New Delhi on 10 Jan 2019.

The Council for Trade Development and Promotion provides a platform to the States/UTs to articulate their expectations and also focuses on the need for all States/UTs to create suitable infrastructure in their regions which will help in developing competitiveness in their exports.

Indus Food II Organized

The 2nd edition of Indus Food exhibition will be organized from 14 to 15 Jan 2019 in Greater Noida.

Trade Promotion Council of India with the support of Dept. of Commerce, Govt. of India organizes the flagship international food show cum Reverse Buyer Seller Meet.

 

India allowed the spreadland bank of Iran to open branches in Mumbai

Indian government has allowed an Iranian Bank to open a branch in Mumbai.

It was announced by Union Minister Nitin Gadkari after meeting with Iranian foreign minister Javad Jarif in New Delhi on 10 Jan 2019.’

Iran’s Pasargad Bank has received the necessary clearances to open its branch in Mumbai.

SEBI constitutes Research Advisory Committee headed by Shankar Dew

Securities Exchange Board of India (SEBI) has constituted a Research Advisory committee under Dr. Shankar Dew for development and regulation of capital markets in India.

It will be a 19 member committee which will study and research on the present and future of capital market regulation in India.

Dr. Shankar is Founder and Ex-head,, Centre for Analytical Finance (CAF) at Indian School of Business (ISB), Hyderabad.

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