Friday, December 15, 2017

Assam all set to host its first Global Investors Summit in Feb

Guwahati, December 13: Assam is all set to host its first edition of the Global Investors Meet in February to showcase its business opportunities...

Govt of India & ASEAN in talks to extend IMT Highway upto Vietnam

New Delhi, December 12: A senior government official on Tuesday confirmed that the government is in talks with ASEAN countries to extend the India-Myanmar-Thailand...

Assam govt plans to attract investments worth Rs 30,000 cr in next 2 years

Mumbai/Guwahati, November 30: Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal urged investors to seize investment opportunities in the state, stating that his government was aiming to...

MoU signed between NRL and Manipur govt for sourcing bamboo

Itanagar/Guwahati, November 24: A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) has been signed between Numaligarh Refinery Limited (NRL) and the Manipur government to source bamboo for...

Centre releases Rs 47 crores for rail link in Arunachal Pradesh

Itanagar/Guwahati, November 24: In a major bid to boost rail connectivity in Arunachal Pradesh, the Centre has released Rs 47.18 crore to the Northeastern...

92 new flight routes to be opened in Northeast: Sinha

Guwahati, November 21: To enhance air connectivity in the Northeast, 92 new routes will be opened in the region in the second round of...

Assam Tea Planters to move Union Ministry against AFTA

Golaghat, November 18: The ASEAN Free Trade Agreement which envisages reducing agriculture commodity import tariffs to 50 percent poses a major threat to Assam’s...

Salt being sold for Rs 250 per kg in Arunachal Pradesh

Itanagar/Guwahati, November 18: Vijoynagar, a sub-divisional town under Changlang district in Arunachal Pradesh with just 1500 residents, is struggling for survival. The town lacks...

Tea production in Assam records huge decline

Guwahati, November 12: A recent finding has triggered fears of lower tea production in India this year. A 44.17 million Kg drop in September...

23rd GST Meet brings good news for NE Bamboo and Cane industry

Guwahati, November 11: Deputy Chief Minister of Arunachal Pradesh Chowna Mein, who is also a member of the GST Council has revived the hopes...