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Identify land for establishing different industrial estates: J&K LG's review on Global Investors’ Summit

Jammu, Dec 7 (UNI) Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor Girish Chandra Murmu on Saturday asked the officers to identify the land for establishing industrial estates in the follow up of J&K Global Investors Summit.
Chairing a meeting here to review the arrangements underway for the proposed J&K Global Investors Summit to attract investment in the Union Territory, the Lt Governor directed for the constitution of Committees including a High Power Committee to be headed by Chief Secretary and entrusted specific responsibilities on them for successful conduct of the Summit.
He instructed both the Divisional Commissioners to identify and categorise the land for establishing different industrial estates as a follow up of the summit.
He further directed for identifying potential investors and suggested for holding pre-meetings with them for highlighting the growth potential of the identified sectors in J&K.
The Lt Governor asked the partners of the Summit to coordinate with different agencies and plan their activities in such a way that the potential investment sectors of J&K could be positively highlighted.
Representatives of various partners of the Summit including National Partner-Confederation of Indian Industries (CII); Knowledge Partner - Ernst and Young; Media Partner- Price Waterhouse Coopers (PWC) and Event Partner-Expo Events gave a detailed presentation on various activities to be held as a preparation for J&K Global Investors’ Summit pertaining to organising domestic and international road shows to create awareness about the Summit and the investment opportunities in J&K, organising Curtain raiser and Press conferences, information about sector profiles and investible projects in J&K, ease of doing business reforms, media planning etc.
The meeting was informed that 14 sectors have been identified for investments and an online Logo competition has also been organised by the J&K Trade Promotion Organisation.
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Appointment of Ms Supriya Prakash Sen as a Director on the Board of Azure Power Global Limited

05 Aug 2020 | 7:34 PM

NEW DELHI, Aug. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Azure Power (NYSE: AZRE), a leading solar power producer in India, announced that Ms. Supriya Prakash Sen has been appointed to Azure Power's Board of Directors as an independent non-executive Director. Ms. Sen's appointment expands the Board to 10 directors, seven of whom are independent as per NYSE guidelines and two are female.

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Axis Bank & Innoviti tie-up to extend affordability in times of COVID crisis through Debit Card EMI on POS terminals

05 Aug 2020 | 7:32 PM

Broaden access to need-based categories and in Tier 2/3 cities
BENGALURU, India, Aug. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --
Axis Bank and Innoviti Payment Solutions announced today their partnership to provide convenient and affordable options of Axis Bank Debit Cards through Innoviti POS terminals. This partnership will offer convenient EMI options to Axis Bank Debit Card holders at over 70,000+ Innoviti POS terminals across 1000+ cities.

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Global consumer electronics giant Hisense unveils its 'Made in India' television range; to be available from 6th Aug 2020

05 Aug 2020 | 7:30 PM

Announces a range of 6 SKUs of UHD & Smart televisions starting at INR 11,990 to INR 33,990
3 other SKUs including the 65 inch QLED, 58 inch UHD & 70 inch UHD launching soon
The entire range of televisions will be launched on Amazon, Flipkart, TataCliQ and Reliance Digital
NEW DELHI, Aug. 5, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Hisense, a leading consumer electronics and appliance manufacturer of the world has launched 6 SKUs of its UHD and Smart televisions range in India.

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NITI Aayog's Atal Innovation Mission unveils National Winners of Tinkering Marathon 2019

05 Aug 2020 | 7:24 PM

New Delhi. Aug 5 (UNI) The Atal Innovation Mission (AIM), NITI Aayog declared the results of its flagship national annual innovation Marathon challenge ATL Tinkering Marathon 2019, held over more than 5000 Atal Tinkering Labs across the country and announced 150 winners of the Marathon.

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Huawei Freebuds 3i goes on sale at Amazon Prime Day sale on Aug 6

05 Aug 2020 | 7:08 PM

Kolkata, Aug 5 (UNI) Huawei’s Freebuds 3i will keep Amazon India’s platform ringing
with mega-hits as the unparalleled TWS is going for its first sale at Amazon Prime Day
sale tomorrow.

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