Category: Economy

Smt Badal Inaugurates 2nd Mega Food Park in Maharashtra

[Delhi]Mrs Badal Inaugurates Another Mega Food Park in Maharashtra
Union Minister Smt Harsimrat Kaur Badal today inaugurated the second Mega Food Park in Maharashtra. This is Promoted by M/s Paithan Mega Food Park Pvt Ltd, The first Park was inaugurated on 1st of March 2018 in Satara district.
The Paithan Mega Food Park Park has been set up in 102 acre of land at a cost of Rs. 124.52 crore.
Speaking on the occasion, Smt. Badal said that the Mega Food Park will leverage an additional investment of about Rs. 250 crore in 25-30 food processing units in the park and would eventually lead to a turnover of about Rs. 450-500 crore annually. The Park will also provide direct and indirect employment to 5,000 persons and benefit about 25,000 farmers in the CPC and PPC catchment areas.

Cong+BJP to Observe ‘Cooperative Week’ from 14th November in LDH

[Chd,Ldh,Pb] Cong+BJP to Observe ‘Cooperative Week’ from 14th November in LDH
The Cooperation Department, Punjab, would observe the ‘Cooperative Week’ from 14th-20th November at Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana. On this occasion, the Cooperation Minister, Punjab,
As per Chairman Markfed Mr. Amarjit Singh Samra and MD Markfed Mr. Varun Roojam.
S. Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa and his counterpart from Maharashtra Subhash G. Deshmukh will be chief guests

अवध चीनी मिल में शनिवार को पिराई शुरू हुई,सोमवार को जानलेवा हादसा हो गया

[बिजनौर,यूपी]अवध चीनी मिल में शनिवार को पिराई शुरू हुई,सोमवार को जानलेवा हादसा हो गया
इस हादसे में एक मजदूर की मौत हो गई जबकि तीन अन्य घायल हो गए |
यह चीनी मिल जिले के स्योहारा में स्थित है
प्राप्त जानकारी के अनुसार आज सुबह करीब चार बजे रसायन से भरा जूस वायलर पानी के टैंक पर गिरा और फिर उसके पश्चात उछल कर कैमिकल टैंक पर आ गिरा |मजदूर श्रवजीत (52) उसके नीचे दब गया ।
राजवीर, बलवीर और चिरंजी को भी झुलसी हालत में स्थानीय प्राथमिक स्वास्थ्य केंद्र मे भर्ती कराया गया है
गौरतलब है कि शनिवार को ही इस चीनी मिल का पेराई सत्र प्रारम्भ हुआ था ।

Congress Capt Claims Rs 10k Cr Investment In Punjab

[Chd,Pb]Congress Capt Claims Rs 10k Cr Industrial Investment In Punjab
On Tuesday, Chief minister of Punjab Capt Amarinder Singh launched the Invest Punjab Business First Portal’, aimed at further boosting industrial development in the state. On this occasion He Informed that as many as 60 new units had been started in Mandi Gobindgarh, in addition to revival of old units, during his this tennure
He said that portal would provide an independent interface to investors for their industrial grievance redressal, feedback and suggestions, Amarinder said the facility would also help bring fiscal incentives to investors under the Industrial and Development Policy-2017.
Under the portal, approvals for applications having more than Rs 1 crore Fixed Capital Investment (FCI) would be given by Punjab Bureau of Investment Promotion (Invest Punjab) and for those up to Rs one crore FCI, they would be given at the district level.
Additional Chief Secretary Industries and Commerce and Information Technology Vini Mahajan said with the launch of the portal, the existing and new industry would be able to obtain the approval required for setting up of units, as well as the fiscal incentives under various schemes.

पंजाब सरकार ने 3सरी बार बसों का किराया बढ़ाया

[चंडीगढ़,पंजाब] पंजाब सरकार ने तीसरी बार बसों का किराया बढ़ाया| एकतरफ पेट्रोल डीजल के दाम निरंतर काम हो रहे हैं लेकिन इसका लाभ पंजाब की जनता देने के बजाय बसों का किराया बढ़ा दिया गया है| मौजूदा साल में १५ पैसे की बढ़त हो चुकी है |यह बढ़ोत्तरी दिवाली+ भैया दूज जैसे महत्वपूर्ण त्योहारों के दौरान किया गया है |आम नागरिक को अब रु १.१० के बजाय १.१७ प्रति किलोमीटर कर दिया गया है| ऐ सी बसों के लिए ८ पैसे की बढ़ोत्तरी की गई है इससे पूर्व फरवरी और जून में भी किराया बढ़ाया जा चूका है

IT Deptt Nets 75 Lakh New Tax Filers

[New Delhi]IT Deptt Nets 75 Lakh New Tax Filers
The department, last fiscal, had added 1.06 crore new tax filers to the income tax net during the 2017-18 financial year
As per a directive of the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT).the target for the taxman is to add 1.25 crore fresh tax filers by the end of the 2018-19 financial year that ends in March next year.
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Modi Kurta Jacket Replaces Congress Cap

[New Delhi]Modi Kurta Jacket Replaces Congress Cap .. Modi Kurta-Jacket’ a hit among youngsters whereas Congress Cap [GandhiTopi] has lost popularity amongst Congress’s Senior leaders
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ‘Kurta-Jacket’ combo has become the latest fad among youngsters with over 1,400 pieces being sold daily from seven khadi outlets.
Khadi India launched a range of ‘Modi Jackets’ and ‘Modi Kurtas’ at its flagship store at Connaught Place on September 17 to commemorate the prime minister’s birthday.
The Connaught Place store recorded a total sale of Rs 14.76 crore in October 2018, registering a jump of 34.71 per cent from the year-ago month.

गोवा की काजू फेनी[शराब]की विरासत के लिए फेनीलियर्स[विशेषज्ञ]विकसित होंगे

[पणजी,गोवा] गोवा की काजूफेनी [शराब] के प्रोमोटर्स अब इस विरासत के विशेषज्ञ विकसित करेंगे
फेनी को काजू से बनाया जाता है। इसे भौगोलिक पहचान टैग (जीआई) दिया गया है जिससे स्थानीय उत्पादकों को ब्रांड का संरक्षण प्राप्त है|
फेनी के प्रमोटरों की युवाओं को ‘सोमेलियर्स’ (वाइन विशेषज्ञ) के तर्ज पर ‘फेनीलियर्स’ (फेनी विशेषज्ञ) बनाने की योजना है।
वाइन का विशेषज्ञ प्रशिक्षित होता है और वाइन की सभी खूबियों के बारे में उसे अच्छी जानकारी होती है।
‘कैशू फेनी बॉटलर्स एंड डिस्टिलर एसोसिएशन’ के अध्यक्ष मैक वाज के अनुसार गोवा सरकार ने फेनी को विरासत का दर्जा दिया हुआ है।

“PNB”Shows Rs 4, 532 Cr Loss in Sep Qtr: Bad Loans Soar

[New Delhi]PNB Shows Rs 4, 532 Cr Loss in Sep Qtr: Bad Loans Soar.
Provision for bad loans nearly tripled to Rs 7,733.27 crore in the September quarter as against Rs 2,693.78 crore in the same quarter of the previous fiscal.
Shares of PNB were trading 1.01 per cent lower at Rs 73.50 apiece on BSE.
Fraud hit Punjab National Bank Friday posted a staggering loss of Rs 4,532.35 crore for the second quarter ended September 30, 2018 on rising bad loans.
The state-owned bank had a net profit of Rs 561 crore in the July-September quarter of last fiscal 2016-17.
Its total income during the September quarter of 2018-19 declined to Rs 14,035.88 crore as against Rs 14,205.31 crore in the year-ago period,
The bank’s gross non-performing assets (NPAs) as a proportion of gross advances rose sharply to 17.16 per cent (Rs 81,250.83 crore) at the end of September, from 13.31 per cent (Rs 57,630.11 crore) a year ago.

Bihar’s 5K Bags Of Cheap Paddy Caught In Punjab

[Chd,Pb]Bihar’s 5K Bags Of Cheap Paddy Caught In United Agro Industries Rice Mills, Khanna -Punjab,These bags were brought for Reauction
As per chief Vigilance Officer of the department, Dr Rakesh Kumar Singla two trucks full of nearly 4100 bags of paddy from Bihar were found on the spot and the contents of the third truck were off loaded in the mill premises. The mill owner could not produce any document
Prima facie this appears to be an attempt to reauction paddy purchased at cheaper rates from other states Such paddy is purchased from other states @ Rs 800 to 900 and sell in Punjab Mandis at MSP of Rs.1770
As per sources 2.5 lakh bags of paddy and 2 lakh bags of previous years rice set to be pumped into Punjab KMS 2018 -19.