Innovations will eradicate poverty from region: Gadkari

 Business Bureau : “I am happy to know that 10 innovators of last year have become successful entrepreneurs,” said Nitin Gadkari, Union Minister for Road Transport, Highways and MSME, on Saturday while inaugurating Nagpur Startup Fest organised under ‘Innovation Parva 2019’ at Mankapur Indoor Stadium organised by Nagpur Municipal Corporation and Mayor Innovation Council. Present on the occasion were Nanda Jichkar, City Mayor, Tanaji Wanwe, Leader of Opposition in NMC, ..

Tanishq introduces the best ever offer

 Business Bureau : Tanishq, India’s most trusted jewellery brand, is bringing consumers the best offer ever which is sure to make the shopping experience much more exciting. Consumers can now avail discount up to 25 per cent on diamond jewellery value along with a 100 per cent value on exchange of their old gold jewellery. The offer is valid across all Tanishq stores in the country. Perfectly timed with the upcoming season, this biggest ever offer by India’s most trusted jewellery ..

Do not fall in love with short success: Bharat Ganeshpure

 By Praveen Vighre : “Do not fall in love with short success. Always move forward with new ideas and projects,” said Bharat Ganeshpure, Marathi comedian and actor from the famous television show ‘Fu Bai Fu and Chala Hawa Yeu Dya’. He was speaking to the young innovators at Nagpur Startup Fest organised under the ‘Innovation Parva 2019’ by NMC and Mayor Innovation Council on Saturday at the Mankapur Indoor Stadium. Ganeshpure’s typical Vidarbha Marathi ..

Luxury housing supply back on track: Study

 Business Bureau : The supply of luxury housing priced over Rs 1.5 crore that dipped sharply post demonetisation has improved and more than doubled to 16,100 units in the first half this year across seven cities, property consultant Anarock has said. The demand of these luxury flats is now driven by end users - high net worth individuals and non resident Indians, it added. The seven cities are - Delhi-NCR, Mumbai, Chennai, Kolkata, Bengaluru, Hyderabad and Pune. “Along with the resale homes ..

KVIC should adopt technology to promote its activities: Dr Thorat

 Business Bureau : One day workshop on ‘Khadi Mark’ was organised by Divisional Office, Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC), Nagpur recently at Hotel Tuli Imperial Ramdaspeth, Nagpur. Dr C S Thorat, Principal, Govt Polytechnic, was the chief guest of the inaugural function while Satish Dhoke, Principal, Mother Teresa College of Social Welfare presided over the function. S G Hedaoo, Deputy CEO (WZ), KVIC, Ahmedabad, Geet Goswami, Direcor (CCC), KVIC, Mumbai and Dr C P Kapse, ..

Painthani Mahotsav at Satish Saree Stores and Saree Niketan

 Business Bureau : Paithani Mahotsav is one of its kind clothing fest with some of the elegant designs of Paithani sarees, an opportunity to fill wardrobe with extensive quality of Paithani fabric and all sorts of traditional silk and Zari clothing. This pre season fest at Satish Saree and Saree Niketan, is throwing deal and attractive bargain on exclusive astonishing Paithani designs in town, which will pop all the eyes on. Carrying ethnic, casual wear and ancient handmade artwork from all corners ..

GRE batch from August 29 at ICAD

  Business Bureau : ICAD, the pioneer brand in the field of GRE and TOEFL preparation and the admission centre for U S and Canadian universities has decided to start the next GRE and TOEFL batch for aspiring students from August 29. Over last 20 years, ICAD has demonstrated that they have been empowered to excel in all fields and this has resulted in 4,000 students success stories who are proud ICADians and are part of multinationals in USA and Canada. More than 100 students of ICAD secured ..

DICCI to hold EDP on Aug 27

 The Women Wing of the Dalit Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (DICCI), Vidarbha Chapter will be conducting a women entrepreneurship development programme here at Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar Sabhagruha in Urvilla Colony on Wardha Road on August 27. D..

Hits of Khayyam by SwarMadhura today

  SWARMADHURA, one of the leading musical troupe is coming up with musical show based on famous songs of legendary Music Director late Khayyam on August 25 from 5.30 pm at Deshpande Hall, Civil Lines. Khayyam was notable for his music, versatility and different flavour of his music were varied from fast peppy numbers to patriotic songs, sad numbers to highly romantic songs, Qawwalis to Ghazals and Bhajans to Classical songs. He was known for his ability to mould his music to the persona ..

Kavyasumananjali to be held today

Kavyasumananjali - ‘Ruturang’ the 60th programme in the memory of late Dr Vimal Vazalwar will be held on August 25 at Gruhini Samaj Auditorium, Professors Colony, Hanuman Nagar at 6.30 pm. Members of Professors Colony Mitra Mandal have organis..

Gold rises for fourth consecutive day, touches fresh high of Rs 38,995

Continuing its record-setting trend for the fourth consecutive day, gold prices rose Rs 25 on Friday to reach a record high of Rs 38,995 per 10 gram in the national capital amid a weaker rupee, according to the All India Sarafa Association. Gold pric..

Mexican economy registers zero growth in second quater

Mexico registered zero economic growth in the second quarter, according to revised data released on Friday, meaning that Latin America’s second-biggest economy dodged a recession even more narrowly than previously thought. “Gross domestic product (GDP) registered no change in real terms in the second quarter of 2019,” Mexico’s official statistics institute, INEGI, said in a statement. INEGI had initially said in July that GDP expanded by 0.1 per cent in the period from ..

Suzuki Motorcycle ties up with HDBFS for retail finance

Suzuki Motorcycle India on Friday tied-up with HDB Financial Services (HDBFS) for retail financing of the Suzuki bikes and scooters. As part of the association with the non-banking finance company, customers can now get an instant approval for loans with nominal documentation at a very competitive interest rate, Suzuki Motorcycle India said in a release. It also offers added benefits like free roadside assistance, loyalty card, among others, to a customers buying a new vehicle from the company, ..

Rupee rebounds 15 p to 71.66 against USD

The rupee spurted 15 paise to close at 71.66 against the US dollar on Friday on hopes that the government will roll back the FPI surcharge and unveil measures to boost growth. The rupee, which had earlier in the day breached the 72-mark for the first time this year, stabilised following an announcement that Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will address a press conference in the evening. Easing crude oil prices and a recovery in the domestic equity markets also propped up the local currency, ..

CNG-PNG project launched in Jharkhand

Supply of domestic Piped Natural Gas (PNG) was launched in Ranchi on Friday, within 15 months of laying of foundation for the project by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Two Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) stations were also inaugurated for refilling of CNG-run private and commercial vehicles in the Jharkhand capital. Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das, Union Minister for Petroleum & Natural Gas and Steel Dharmendra Pradhan and Union Minister of Tribal Affairs Arjun Munda launched the supplies ..

Code on Wages 2019 becomes a reality

 The Code on Wages 2019, which paves the way for the introduction of mandatory minimum wages at the national level for 50 crore workers, has become a reality now. The government has notified the Code after it received assent from the President of India on August 8.  The Lok Sabha on July 30 had cleared The Code on Wages Bill, 2019, followed by the Rajya Sabha’s nod on August 2. The Bill enables the Government to introduce the minimum wages for workers besides addressing issues ..

NCLAT asks CoC to approve resolution plan for Dighi Port

The National Company Law Appellate Tribunal (NCLAT) has asked the Committee of Creditors of Dighi Port Ltd to approve a resolution plan for the debt-ridden firm within three weeks. A two-member NCLAT bench, headed by Chairperson Justice S J Mukhopadhaya, also directed the Committee of Creditors (CoC) to evaluate the proposal submitted by its promoters.“While approving so, the CoC will consider as to whether the plan as may be approved is better than the proposal as given by the promoters/appellant, ..

Air India owes Rs 5,000 crore in fuel dues; hasn’t paid in 230 days: Oil cos

Air India owes three state-owned oil firms Rs 5,000 crore in unpaid fuel bills with payments being delayed by almost eight months, forcing retailers to snap supplies, Indian Oil Corp (IOC) said on Friday. IOC, Bharat Petroleum Corp Ltd (BPCL) and Hindustan Petroleum Corp Ltd (HPCL) on Thursday afternoon stopped jet fuel or ATF supplies to Air India at six airports - Kochi, Pune, Patna, Ranchi, Vizag and Mohali - over payment defaults. “The joint decision to stop fuel supply to Air ..

Special training at Nujster Fitness Studio’s

 Nujster Fitness Studio’s, located at 172/c, Rajyog Tower, Oppo. Dharampeth Mahila Bank, Ring Road, Trimurti Nagar, Nagpur, conducts specials training programmes for body fitness. Nujster also conducts a special fitness sessions for ladies. This session is conducted by highly experienced trainers. Nujster’s also conducts Parkour and Calisthenics session from 9 PM to 10PM. It is conducting Dance, Zumba, Yoga and kids karate sessions giving full satisfaction and results to the ..

Gold, silver prices on upward swing

 Business Bureau : Gold on Thursday was quoted at Rs 38,700 while silver at Rs 44,800  With the onset of festive season, gold and silver prices have started climbing the ladder. Gold and silver prices on Thursday in the local market were quoted at Rs 38,700 per 10 gm (with GST) and silver at Rs 44,800 per one kilogram, sources said. There is a renewed demand for silver from industrial houses and coin market which too has increased its prices. Bullion traders in the market are claiming ..

Healthy competition is good for quality improvement: Panelists

Panelists and office-bearers of the VIA Lady Entrepreneurs’ Wing at the panel discussion.   Business Bureau : The Vidarbha Industries Association Lady Entrepreneurs’ Wing organised a panel discussion on ‘Women Entrepreneurship-Opportunities & Challenges’ on Tuesday under the leadership of Reeta Lanjewar, Chairperson - VIA LEW. The eminent Lady entrepreneurs as the panellists, constituted of two startups and two established entrepreneurs. While the startups category ..

‘Want certainty and predictability in price control mechanism for drugs’

 Business Bureau: WHILE pharma industry supports Government’s initiatives to provide medicines at affordable price to the people, it wants certainty and predictability in the price control mechanism, the Organisation of Pharmaceutical Producers of India (OPPI) said. The industry body said it aims to make sure that innovative drugs that are available in the rest of the world are made available in India as soon possible. “The certainty and predictability of price control mechanism is ..

Toyota ready for festival with lowest EMI plan

 Business Bureau: Grace Toyota is all set to the for upcoming festive season with lowest EMI, exciting benefits and lowest down payment schemes. Toyota cars available in step up EMI Rs 1234 per lakh. Toyota is also offering benefits of up to Rs 2,00,000 on cars (terms and condition apply). Cash benefits are also available on recently launched Toyota Glanza which is available in 4 variants, 2 manual transmission and 2 automatic transmission. It’s GMT model is equipped with advanced Li-Ion ..

Offers on Hyundai cars at Ketan, Eros & Bigwig

 Business Bureau: Hyundai appealed to the prospective buyers to take advantage of its ‘Lucrative’ offers on various models that are available till August 31. Customers planning to purchase their dream car may take full advantage of the current schemes by booking their favourite Hyundai cars, completing all formalities, and bring home happiness on Ganesh Chaturthi, falling on September 2, says a press release. For the first time the company is offering exchange bonus on Creta 1.6 SX ..

Vaastu Vision expo from today

 Central India’s prestigious Vaastu Vision Exhibition, Furniture, Interior & Lifestyle Expo will be held at Function Junction Hall (Bal Sadan) Old Katol Naka Square, Katol Road, Sadar, Nagpur from August 23 to 26. If you are thinking of adding a personal touch of glamour to a corner of your home, this is your chance to find some super-cool stuff from across the country all under one roof.  The expo will showcase all types of home and office furniture like sofa sets, dining table, ..

CAIT seeks extension of last date to file GST annual return to Oct 31

  Business Bureau: Traders’ body CAIT on Thursday asked the Finance Ministry to extend the last date for filing annual GST return by two months to October 31. The last date to file the return is August 31. In a letter to Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, the Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) said prescribed Form GSTR 9 for filing annual return “is still very complicated”. According to it, several information sought in the Form are new and in spite of best efforts ..

PE-VC investment in India at all-time high of USD 8.3 bn in July: Report

 Business Bureau : PRIVATE equity and venture capital investments in India crossed USD 8 billion in July -- the highest fund infusion in a month by PE/VC funds amid strong investment activity in infrastructure and real estate asset classes, a report ..

Parth Jindal in city today

   Parth Jindal, Managing Director of JSW Cement, will be in Nagpur on August 23. He will be in the city to address an exclusive learning event of Entrepreneurs' Organisation (EO) Nagpur. Jindal will be speaking about his journey in the entrepreneurial world and the various lessons learnt on the way. Parth Jindal is also the Director of JSW USA, Managing Director of JSW Paints, Director of JSW Sports, Chairman of IPL cricket team Delhi Capitals and Founder and Director ISL football ..

GST Appellate Tribunal to have area bench in Nagpur

In exercise of the powers conferred by the sub section 6 of section 109 of the Central Goods and Services Tax Act, 2017, the Central Government, on the recommendation of the Goods and Services Tax Council, hereby notifies the creation of the state benches..

AJK Sir to introduce ‘Smart Technique’

AJK Sir or Amit Khungar Sir, having 18 years Chemistry teaching experience at various institutions like Wankhede Madam Academy Nagpur, IIT Home, Bansal Classes Kota, others, is introducing ‘Smart Technique’ classes for the preparation of NEET AIIMS KVPY IIT, 11, 12 science students. These techniques are designed to help the students understand the concepts in very easy manner. These techniques can be used for other subjects also. In addition to regular classes, there are many unique ..

MIHAN sees jump in exports to Rs 1,908 crore in 2018-19

  By Ravi Chandpurkar : MIHAN a 100 per cent export oriented project is witnessing a surge in exports. The total exports from MIHAN has jumped to Rs 1,908 crore during the year 2018-19 as compared to Rs 1,112 crore worth of exports in 2017-18, a rise of 796 crore. This was revealed by S V Chahande, Chief Engineer and Advisor Technical of Maharashtra Airport Development Company Limited (MADC) while speaking to The Hitavada.  The companies which are operational in MIHAN have made their ..

General insurance workers stage demonstration

 Business Bureau:  As per the decision taken in Secretariat of General Insurance Employees All India Association (GIEAIA) staged country wide demonstrations on Wednesday. The employees are against Government policy of dismantling public sector undertakings, disinvestment in public sector general insurance (PSGI) companies, merger of 44 Labour Laws into 4 codes to help corporates and demanding merger of all four PSGI companies instead of three, recruitment of class III employees, early talks ..

Workers in organised and unorganised sectors should remain united: Goswami

 Business Bureau: It is the need of the hour for organised and unorganised workers to come together and fight against the anti-worker policy of Government, said advocate Paromita Goswami, Chairperson of Yalgar Parishad. She was speaking as a chief guest at the 8th conference of All India Bank of Maharashtra Employees Federation (AIBOMEF).  She said, bank employees should give support her so that common man should get land and water. Goswami is working in Chandrapur district to safeguard ..

New Wage Code will reduce litigations under various labour laws: Experts

 Business Bureau: THE Union Cabinet on July 26, 2019 approved the New Wage Code Bill, which would ensure a minimum wage across all sectors by integrating four labour related laws. To hear the same from eminent panelists, a panel discussion was organised by VIA-HRD Forum at VIA auditorium recently. Advocate R B Puranik, of Bombay High Court said, “There are no major changes in the New Wage Code Bill. The Bill may be good on workers front and may not be good on employer part because in this ..

Seed industry needs national policy on agriculture, says FSII

Business Bureau: THE Federation of Seed Industry of India (FSII) has written to the high-powered committee of chief ministers on the transformation for Indian agriculture seeking its recommendation to the Centre to come out with a national policy on agric..

‘Tea industry in stress over rising cost’

  THE tea industry has been under severe stress with increasing production costs and stagnating prices, which threatened the long term viability of the sector, its stakeholders claimed. Domestic consumption and exports have not picked up with rapid increase in production, leading to an oversupply situation in the sector, they said.  “The sector is reeling under cost pressures due to price stagnation in the backdrop of increasing cost of production, mismatch between demand-supply, ..

Session on ‘Branding and Marketing for B2B’ on August 23

 Most successful Indian and multinational B2B companies attribute their success to very astute branding and marketing strategies that are part of their corporate strategy. There is a misconception that only consumer products need branding and marketi..

CFO optimism on biz environment unchanged: Survey

 THE optimism level among chief financial officers (CFOs) about the country’s financial and macro-economic conditions for the July-September quarter of this year remained unchanged on a year-on-year basis owing to weak liquidity and macro-econo..

Good response to 50% off sale at Rajri Sarees

  Business Bureau: Rajri Sarees has decked itself up for the upcoming wedding and festive season with fresh new collections The store is showcasing expensive zari work sarees, Banarasi Katan silk, Chanderi, tissue Kota, khadi silk, Tassar silk, Binny silk and other varieties  RAJRI Sarees has always been accepted for its high quality sarees by the customers. The store offers unique designs crafted by the emerging designers. Rajri Sarees showcases unique collection of sarees ..

Hyundai Grand i10 NIOS launched at Ketan, Eros & Bigwig dealerships

 The launching ceremony of the all new Grand i10 NIOS held at ((from left) Ketan Hyundai, Eros Hyundai and Bigwig Hyundai on Tuesday in presence of company representatives and others.  Business Bureau:  HYUNDAI Motor India Ltd on Tuesday launched the all new Grand i10 NIOS at its three dealerships - Ketan Hyundai, Eros Hyundai and Bigwig Hyundai in the city with great fanfare. At Ketan Hyundai, the launching ceremony witnessed presence of Gautam Kale, Managing Director Ketan Hyundai; ..

National Cancer Institute opens new 135 bedded in-patient facility

 Business Bureau: On its 7th Foundation Day, National Cancer Institute NCI), a comprehensive cancer-care centre in central India, dedicated its newly built 135 bedded in-patient facility in service of cancer patients. The dedication of the new facility was held at hands of Dr Sanjay Mukherjee, Principal Secretary, Department of Medical Education and Drugs, Government of Maharashtra, in presence of Dr Asha Kapadia, Head, Oncology Department, P D Hinduja National Hospital and Medical Research Centre, ..

‘Two-thirds of job-seekers tend to distrust cos with no employer info’

 Business Bureau:  SEVENTYONE per cent of job-seekers would not apply for a post if there was no information about a companys employer reputation online, a survey by a job site - Indeed - has revealed. A vast majority (97 per cent) of job aspirants in the country deem it essential to have insight into an employer reputation when they are considering a new job opportunity, the survey said.  According to it, 95 per cent of job-seekers say it is important to have access to up-to-date informatio..

Foodgrains production almost flat at 284.95 MT in 2018-19: Govt data

 Business Bureau: India’s foodgrains production is almost flat at 284.95 million tonnes (MT) in 2018-19 crop year due to fall in pulses and coarse cereals output even as the country harvested record rice as well as wheat crops, according to government data. The production of foodgrains (rice, wheat, coarse cereals and pulses) stood at 285.01 million tonne (MT) in the 2017-18 crop year (July-June). Releasing the fourth advance estimates of production of major crops for 2018-19, the agriculture ..

Gold imports up 15.4 pc during April-July period

 Business Bureau: THE country’s gold imports which have a bearing on the current account deficit (CAD), increased by 15.4 per cent to USD 13.16 billion (about Rs 92,000 crore) during April-July period of the current fiscal, according to Commerce Ministry data. Imports of the yellow metal stood at USD 11.41 billion (about Rs 80,000 crore) in the same period of 2018-19. CAD, which is the difference between the inflow and outflow of foreign exchange, increased to USD 57.2 billion or 2.1 per ..

State Bank, Bank of Baroda conduct consultative process

 Business Bureau: THE opening phase of the bottom-up consultative process designated to generate ideas and review performance of banks and their alignment with national priorities are being conducted in most of the Public Sector Banks (PSBs). At Sate Bank of India the meeting was held on August 17 and 18 at Regional Business Office of Nagpur city RBO 1, involving branches within its jurisdiction. The meet reviewed the performance of branches and their alignment with national priorities.  The ..

DG of GST Intelligence arrests two tax defaulters in two days

 Business Bureau:  Acting tough against the tax defaulters, the Nagpur Zonal Unit of Directorate General of Goods and Service Tax Intelligence made two arrests in last two days. On Monday, the authorities made its first arrest in Nagpur city while on Tuesday they arrested another tax defaulter based in the Aurangabad. Both Nagpur and Aurangabad come under the jurisdiction of Nagpur Zonal unit of DG of GST Intelligence. A senior officer attached to the department, on a condition of anonymity, ..

Workshop on Khadi Mark today

DIVISIONAL Office of Khadi and Village Industries Commission will be organising a one day workshop on August 21 to sensitise Khadi institutions, export houses, textile institutions, young entrepreneurs, NIFT, NID, fashion houses, designers etc. Furt..

TCS IT Wiz on August 27

TATA Consultancy Services (TCS), a leading IT services, consulting and business solutions firm, announced that Nagpur edition of TCS IT Wiz 2019, India’s largest technology quiz for schools will be held on August 27, at Dr Vasantrao Deshpande Hall, opposite MLA Hostel, Civil Lines. School students studying in class 8-12 are eligible to participate in the event. Each institution can send a maximum of 10 teams of 2 members each. Entry is free. Entries have to be sent through the respective ..

Zero down payment offer at Jaika Motors

 JAIKA Motors Pvt Ltd, one of the central India’s largest and oldest dealership for Tata passenger cars has announced zero down payment offer on Tata Tiago and Tata Tigor. One can take Tata car home with absolute zero down payment. The main highlights of the scheme includes easy EMI up to 96 months, on road funding available in zero down payment scheme and minimum documentation. Easy finance, insurance, best exchange value, hassle free documentation under one roof is available at Jaika ..

GPF account slips for 2018-19 dispatched

THE computerised General Provident Fund (GPF) account slips for year 2018-19 in respect of Vidarbha and Marathawada regions, for which The Accountant General (A&E)-II maintains GPF accounts, has been dispatched to the respective drawing and disbursing..

Amruta Fadnavis inaugurates new dermatology clinic ‘Cozmoderm’

 Business Bureau:  Wife Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis - Amruta Fadnavis recently inaugurated a new state-of-the-art dermatology clinic ‘Cozmoderm’ here in the city in presence of Mayor Nanda Jichkar and Sandeep Joshi, Ruling Party Leader in Nagpur Municipal Corporation (NMC). Fadnavis has been in constant pursuit for betterment of her city and its populace.  Cozmoderm is Nagpur’s biggest dermatology clinic focusing on skin, hair and aesthetics. It is ..

McDonald’s opens restaurant in city

 Business Bureau; Nagpur’s long wait is finally over. McDonald’s, the brand that got the country hooked to its irresistible French fries and iconic burgers, has opened its first restaurant in the city. Residents of Nagpur now have the perfect hangout place to unwind and enjoy delicious and wholesome food with their loved ones. The city’s first McDonald’s restaurant is located on the 3rd floor of Trilium Mall, right in the heart of the city. The new restaurant is spread ..

AIEPFSF launches ‘lunch hour demonstrations’

   Business Bureau:  Intensifying their agitation, the staff of city based office of Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO) on Monday launched five-day ‘lunch hour demonstrations’. More than 170 staff members raised slogans during lunch hour and highlighting their various demand. Since August 1, about 18,000 staff members spread across the country are agitating under the banner of All India Employees Provident Fund Staff Federation (AIEPFSF). Vice President ..

Sandip Joshi a worker with mission and a leader with a vision

 Business Bureau: “A friend in need is a friend indeed" can practically be said about Sandip Joshi for his many useful well thought schemes like Deendayal Thali which is available for only 10 Rs to the patients and their relatives at the hospitals. He was not purposely trained as politician though his father late Devkarji Joshi who was MLC from teachers constituency whose priority was never politics but social-work. Naturally these qualities were imbibed in Sandip since childhood.  He ..

Festival Bonanza Offer at A K Gandhi TVS

 A K GANDHI TVS has announced ‘Festival Bonanza’ on TVS two wheelers. The offer is available on TVS models, including TVS Pep, Jupiter, Zest scooter , NTORQ 125. Customer will get the advantage of this offer at all branches and showrooms of A K Gandhi TVS till the stock lasts. For the test drive customers may contact A K Gandhi TVS at Yeshwant Stadium (Ph: 8624883400 / 07126619807) or at Baidyanath Square (Ph: 9860852915 / 07126634180) or at Kapil Nagar (Ph: 7385415349) or at ..

Overseas travel packages by Swastik Tours

  SWASTIK Tours and Travels, Shankar Nagar has arranged several overseas group tour packages scheduled in the next few months. Visit to Dubai and Abu Dhabi is scheduled for October 13 and it includes city tours of Dubai and Abu Dhabi, Dhow Cruise, Desert Safari, Ferrari World, Gold Suk, Burj Khalifa, Musical Fountain, Sheikh Zayed Mosque, Dubai and Emirates Shopping Malls etc. Thailand special tour is arranged on September 15, covering Bangkok, Pattaya and Phuket. All major sight seeing ..

‘Government may consider amendments in RERA’

Business Bureau:  The Government may consider amendments in the real estate law RERA, if required, to make it more effective, Housing and Urban Affairs Secretary Durga Shankar Mishra said on Monday. Addressing NAREDCO's real estate conference, he sai..

Baidyanath Life Sciences to continue its pain relief drive till August 31

 Business Bureau: According to Ayurveda pain could be due to accumulation of toxins, which in turn leads to obstructions in circulation resulting in pain  Pain is common phenomena, irrespective of age, food habit, job etc Joint and muscle pain is the most common problem, affecting all age groups. Pain is related to aggravation of the functional element of the body that is termed as Vata dosha. According to Ayurveda (ancient medical system) pain could be due to accumulation of toxins, ..

BIS seizes fake ISI marked packaged drinking water

 Business Bureau:  A RAID was conducted by a team of the Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS), Nagpur Branch recently at the premises of Shreeji Enterprises, Plot No 26, CGHS Layout, near Gajanan Dham, Sahakar Nagar. During the raid, Shreeji Enterprises was found engaged in misuse of BIS certification mark popularly known as ISI mark on the product ‘packaged drinking water (PDW)’ which comes under the mandatory certification scheme of BIS and made mandatory by Government of India. ..

PSBs complete bottom line consultative meetings

 Business Bureau: THE opening phase of the bottom-up consultative process desiged to generate ideas and review performance of banks and their alignment with national priorities were conducted in most of the Public Sector Banks (PSBs) as per the direc..

42 per cent companies struggle with sourcing quality tech talent: Report

Business Bureau:  With digital transformations across domains, there is a surge in the demand for quality technology professionals, however, 42 per cent companies surveyed said it was the biggest challenge for them while sourcing top tech candidates...

HCL on expansion spree, acquires additional 90 acres in MIHAN

Suresh Kakani, Vice-Chairman & MD, MADC and Sanjay Gupta, Corporate Vice-President of HCL holding the MoUs. Also seen are Union Minister Nitin Gadkari; State Energy Minister Chandrashekhar Bawankule; MLA Sameer Meghe; MP Dr Vikas Mahatme and Apparao V V, CHRO, HCL at the event.   Business Bureau:  HCL Technologies Limited, one of the largest IT companies in the country, has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with MADC for expansion of its existing centre in MIHAN. The MoU ..

BOI takes fresh guard on priorities

  Business Bureau: THE opening phase of the bottom-up consultative process designated to generate ideas and review performance of banks and their alignment with national priorities was conducted at the Bank of India, (BOI) Zonal level on August 17 and 18. Briefing media about the review performance consultation Vilas Parate, Zonal Manager of Nagpur said, “It is a first of its kind consultation, involving all branches within the Zone’s jurisdiction. The branches were themselves ..

Baldev Prajapat elected National President of Laghu Udyog Bharati

 Business Bureau:  On the third and concluding day of the Silver Jubilee Year National Convention on Sunday, the Laghu Udyog Bharati elected its national level team of office-beraers for next term. At the annual general body held here, Baldev Prajapat was elected as National President while Govind Rao Lele was elected to retain his post of National General Secretary. Yogesh Gautam was elected as Treasurer and Sudhir Datey and Rakesh Garg were elected as national joint secretaries.  Shashi ..

Navneet Rana tells CA students to keep thinking positively

 Business Bureau: “We are working for public welfare effortlessly because of chartered accountants,” said Navneet Rana, Member of Parliament while speaking as a chief guest at the valedictory session of CA student’s conference. The theme of the conference was ‘Path to success’ organised by Board of Studies, ICAI, New Delhi and hosted by Nagpur Branch of WIRC and Nagpur Branch of WICASA of ICAI. Rana said, “The mantra for success is believe in yourself ..

Sri Lanka launches tourism promotion programme to attract Indian tourists

 Business Bureau:  The Sri Lankan Government has launched an ambitious tourism promotion programme here aiming to give a boost to the key revenue-generating sector of the island nation by attracting more Indian tourists. Sri Lanka Tourism Minister John Amaratunga presented a Ramayana Tourism Circuit at the Sri Lanka Tourism Roadshow organised here on Friday by the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce (FICCI), along with the Sri Lankan Tourism Promotion Bureau.  The Minister said ..

Public sector banks complete first stage of bottom-up ideation exercise

Business Bureau:  Following the directions of the Union Government, the public sector banks (PSBs) in the region on Sunday completed the bottom-up consultative process from the branch level onwards. The exercise involved discussions at the branch or ..

MCED’s workshop on IPR on Aug 20

MAHARASHTRA Centre for Entrepreneurship Development (MCED) Nagpur will conduct a free seminar on ‘Intellectual Property Rights (IPR)’ on August 20 from 10.30 to 12 noon at Udyog Bhawan, first floor, Civil Lines. A brief introduction on the topics like - what is IPR, placement in different fields, trade mark design and registration will be given to the participants by the faculty. Interested persons may contact on 96894298556, 9403078763. ..

One-day workshop on Khadi Mark on August 21

Divisional Office of Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) is all set to conduct one-day workshop on August 21 to sensitize Khadi institutions, export houses, textile institutions, young entrepreneurs, NIFT, NID, fashion houses, designers etc. Th..

Home buyers body wants PSU to complete stuck projects

A home buyers association has written a letter to the Prime Minister demanding creation of a task force to identify stuck housing projects and nominate a PSU to complete these homes through creation of a stress fund. The Forum for People’s Collectiv..