Vijayawada airport in Andhra Pradesh has spacious new terminal building

With increase in air traffic due to development of Andhra Pradesh's new capital Amaravati near here, Vijayawada airport has been expanded with the inauguration of a new terminal building on Thursday.
IANS | Jan 12, 2017Read Story »

India on cusp of e-commerce revolution; online shopping zooms

India is in the throes of an e-commerce revolution. It has led to online shopping zooming 83 per cent in 2016.
IANS | Jan 12, 2017Read Story »

India poised to be more open, less protectionist: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday said that India aspires to be a more open economy and stay away from protectionism.
IANS | Feb 25, 2017Read Story »

64 Indian exporters to participate in Gulf Food 2017 festival

As many as 64 Indian exporters will showcase their agricultural and processed food products at Gulf Food 2017 festival which starts in Dubai on Sunday and goes on till March 2.
IANS | Feb 25, 2017Read Story »

Nadella unveils 'Project Sangam', 'Made for India' Skype Lite app

In a big push for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Skill India initiative, Microsoft's Indian-born CEO Satya Nadella on Wednesday launched "Project Sangam" to help the government not only train but also help peo
By Sourabh Kulesh | IANS | Feb 22, 2017Read Story »

'India's simplified laws attracting FDI from China'

The simplification of Indian laws and regulations towards ease of doing business has drawn "significant" interest from Chinese companies to make investments in the country, China's former Vice Foreign Minister
IANS | Feb 22, 2017Read Story »

Industry asked to invest in Jharkhand

Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Thursday appealed to business organisations to invest in mineral-rich Jharkhand as the state has an investor-friendly government.
IANS | Feb 16, 2017Read Story »

Indian tech industry creating jobs in US: Indian envoy

With a private member's bill being introduced in the US Congress that seeks to fix the minimum salary of H1-B visa holders at $130,000, India's Ambassador to the US Navtej Sarna has said this visa category has
IANS | Feb 16, 2017Read Story »

IITians discuss support for start-ups and innovation in India

By Ajit Jain | Special to theindiandiaspora.com
Feb 15, 2017
IIT graduates have created five of India’s seven unicorns (start-ups) that have grown to $1-billion in value, it was revealed during the plenary session of recent one-day Indian Institute of Technology Alumni Read Story »

'India currently home to a booming e-commerce business'

Digital commerce is not perceived only as a sales channel anymore as it has become a way of life, says a representative of Fossil Group, a brand that owns the franchise of some sought-after foreign labels like
IANS | Feb 15, 2017Read Story »