Startup India States’ Conference on 23rd July

By Odisha Story Bureau, New Delhi: The Prime Minister of India, Shri Narendra Modi in his Independence Day speech had announced the “Start-up India” initiative. This initiative aims at fostering entrepreneurship and promoting innovation by creating an ecosystem that is conducive for growth of Startups. The Government of India launched the “Startup India” movement on […]

Equis to Double its Energy Portfolio in India

By Odisha Story Bureau, New Delhi: Equis, one of Asia’s largest energy and infrastructure investors, is doubling its portfolio in India to nearly two gigawatts of wind, solar and hydro energy installations, Chief Executive Officer David Russell said recently. Mr Russell said in a phone interview, It would be our expectation to double our current […]

Dharmendra Pradhan Meets USA Energy Secretary

By Odisha Story Bureau, New Delhi: Shri Dharmendra Pradhan, Minister of State (I/C) for Petroleum & Natural Gas met the US Secretary of Energy Dr Ernest Moniz in Washington on Monday. The two Ministers reviewed bilateral energy cooperation, especially in oil and gas sector between the two countries. The two sides agreed to enhance institutional […]

Dharmendra Pradhan Meets Odia Community  in Houston

Houston, USA: Union Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan interacted with Odia community and visited the local Lord Jagannath temple in Houston.  Sri Pradhan expressed his happiness to visit the Jagannath temple built by 50 Odia families staying in Houston. In Houston, he visited Halliburton headquarters on outskirts of the city and witnessed cutting edge […]

Gadkari in Telsa, USA: Offers to promote JV with Indian Cos for Electric Vehicles

San Francisco, USA: Union Minister of Road Transport, Highways & Shipping Shri Nitin Gadkari visited Tesla factory near San Francisco in USA yesterday and offered to promote joint ventures between the global leaders in electric car manufacturing and the Indian automobile companies with a view to introducing pollution free road transport in India, especially commercial […]

Paradip Port Breaks its Own Records

By Odisha Story Bureau, New Delhi: Paradip Port is one among India’s twelve Major Ports . The month of May 2016 saw Paradip Port breaking its own records in handling of commodities. Following are the major achievements of Paradip Port in the month of May, 2016: A record quantity of 137,270 tonnes of Naptha (POL […]

Goldman Sachs and PSP Investments Expand into India’s Infrastructure Sector

New Delhi: As Finance Minister Arun Jaitley tours China pitching for more investment in India’s infrastructure sector, Goldman Sachs and PSP investments expand into the sector. Soon after his arrival in Beijing, Jaitley met Bank of China Chairman Tian Guoli and addressed a closed round table meeting of heads of sovereign wealth funds, institutional investors […]