Vice President ,Venkaiah Naidu ,Lithuania, Latvia, India, Estonia

Full program of Vice President’s visit to Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia

Vice President of India, M. Venkaiah Naidu will visit Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia from 17th-21st August 2019. The Vice President will be accompanied by a high-level delegation including Sanjay Shamrao Dhotre, Minister of State for HRD, Communications and Electronics & Information Technology, Ranee Narah, Member of Parliament, Rajya Sabha , Manas Ranjan Bhunia, Member of […]

India, USTR, New Delhi, Talks,Modi Trump

India USTR talks held in New Delhi

India and US are trying to make their partnership more robust despite the differences. A delegation led by Assistant United States Trade Representative(AUSTR) Christopher Wilson visited India on 11-12 July 2019 to explore the potential for enhanced bilateral trade and economic engagement with India under the new Government. The delegation held bilateral talks on 12 […]

Vladimir Putin, India, Narendra Modi, Defence, Business,India-Russia Strategic Economic Dialogue , IRSED

Second India-Russia Strategic Economic Dialogue held

The Second India-Russia Strategic Economic Dialogue (IRSED) was held today in New Delhi, under the chairmanship of Dr. Rajiv Kumar, Vice-Chairman, National Institution for Transforming India (NITI) Aayog and Mr. TimurMaksimov, Deputy Minister of the Economic Development of the Russian Federation. The Second meeting of the IRSED focussed on six core areas of cooperation, namely, […]

ethanol, petrol, India, EBP, clean fuel, bio fuel usage

Government targets 20% ethanol blend in petrol by 2030

Government is implementing Ethanol Blended Petrol (EBP) Programme through Oil Marketing Companies (OMCs). At present, Public Sector OMCs are selling upto 10% ethanol blended petrol. Government has notified the National Policy on Biofuels-2018 on 8.6.2018 which indicates a target of 20% blending of ethanol in petrol by 2030. Government has fixed prices for ethanol procurement […]