Trade and investment: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021
Union Cabinet: MoU between India and Spain in Astronomy approved
Published: November 4, 2020
On November 4, 2020, the Union Cabinet chaired by PM Modi approved the Memorandum of Understanding signed between India and Spain. The MoU will facilitate scientific and technical collaborations between the countries in the field of Astronomy. Key Highlights The MoU was signed between the Instituto de Astrofiscia de Canarias of Spain and the Indian ..
Category: Science & Technology Current Affairs
BRICS Business Forum held: Key Facts
Published: November 2, 2020
The BRICS Business Forum was held recently through video conferencing. The BRICS Business council held the forum. The council was formed in 2013 summit in Durban. Since its establishment, the primary task of BRICS Business council is to increase trade and investment among the member countries of BRICS. Highlights Russia chaired the meet as it ..
Plastic Parks Scheme: Key Facts
Published: September 24, 2020
The Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers has recently approved to set up ten plastic parks in the country. The parks are being set up under the Plastic Park scheme that was launched in 2019. The plastic parks or to be set up in Madhya Pradesh, Assam, Tamil Nadu, Odisha, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh and Uttarakhand. Highlights A plastic ..
India-European Union to hold virtual summit
Published: July 10, 2020
The fifteenth India-European Union Summit is to be held on July 15, 2020 at Line of Actual Control. The summit is to be co-chaired by PM Modi and European Council President Charles Michel. Highlights The Summit will review the cooperation between India and European Union in the areas of trade and investment, security relations, economic ..
Month: Current Affairs - July, 2020
India-Norway Dialogue on Trade and Investment’s 1st session conducted in New Delhi
Published: January 17, 2020
On 8th January 2020, during the visit of Prime Minister of Norway in New Delhi, the Terms of Reference (ToR) was signed between India and Norway and based on this Terms of Reference, the first session of India-Norway Dialogue on Trade and Investment was summoned after signing the Dialogue of Trade and Investment, in New ..