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Milestone in India’s Export

India’s exports crossed the USD 400 billion mark in a fiscal year. This is the first time India’s export has reached such heights. Overview: This milestone has been achieved due to good performance by various sectors such as engineering, petroleum products, jewellery and gems, and chemicals. Exports increased by 37 percent to USD 400.8 billion ..

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India – Korea Trade Talks

On January 11, 2022, India and Korea held a bilateral trade talk. The talks focused on non – tariff barriers, market access issues, trade deficit faced by the Indian exporters. The countries also discussed investment related issues. Background The India – Korea bilateral trade was 20 billion USD in 2018. However, it started decreasing after ..

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AICTE: Mathematics & Physics not mandatory for Engineering Aspirants

All-India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) has released the approval process handbook for academic year 2021-22. Highlights The AICTE Handbook highlights that; Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics will continue to  be important subjects for core streams of engineering such as mechanical engineering. However, for streams such as Textile Engineering, Agriculture or Biotechnology, students will be given ..

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Domain wise Highlights from India Skills Report 2019

The India Skills Report 2019 was prepared by conducting a survey from more than 3,10,000 students across 29 states, 7 Union territories and from above 100 employers. This year marks the sixth edition of the most referred and only report in India about the talent landscape of the country. The report is an initiative of ..

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EEPC celebrates 50 years of rewarding exporters

The Engineering Export Promotion Awards (EEPC) celebrated its 50th year of Engineering Export Awards in New Delhi on Tuesday, 10th December 2019. A total of 111 National Awards for 2017-18 across 8 different categories in over 32 product panels were awarded to mark the occasion of completion of 50 years. This year the Quality Control ..

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India Skills Report: Maharashtra with highest employable talent

On December 9, 2019, the India Skills Report was released jointly by the CII (Confederation of Indian Industry), AICTE (All India Council for Technical Education), UNDP (United Nations Development Programme) and AIU (Association of Indian University). The report provides employability of citizens in the country across the states and. The report also ranked the cities ..

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