Day: January 11, 2019

Watching TV to be cheaper

January 11, 2019

DTH service providers will still be able to provide packs, but with revised prices. TRAI has capped the price for each channel that a broadcaster can announce to Rs 19. With prices for individual channels listed, consumers will get to choose and pay only for those channels that they wish to see. The Telecom Regulatory […]

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Kempegowda Airport to become first airport in South to have 2nd runway

January 11, 2019

Kempegowda International Airport in Bengaluru will become the first airport in southern India to have a second runway. The parallel runway construction at Kempegowda will be finished by the end of September 2019. The new terminal T2 will be built in two phases. The first phase will have 25 million passenger capacity. The second runway […]

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e-NAM commencing inter-State trade between mandis using e-payments

January 11, 2019

With the start of New Year 2019, the Prime Minister’s flagship program e-NAM has achieved another milestone by commencing inter-State trade between mandis of two different States. Earlier trade used to happen either within the APMC or between two APMCs situated within same state. The very first Inter State transaction in tomatoes has been carried […]

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Energy efficiency in buildings

January 11, 2019

The Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE) and the Central Public Works Department (CPWD) signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) here today, kick starting cooperation in building energy efficiency. According to the MoU, BEE and CPWD will cooperate on promoting designs and construction of Energy Conservation Building Code (ECBC) compliant new buildings, star rating of CPWD […]

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Sino-Indian Digital Collaboration Plaza

January 11, 2019

The Sino-Indian Digital Collaboration Plaza (SIDCOP), an initiative to bring Indian IT companies and Chinese enterprises closer to each other on a single AI enabled platform was launched on 10th January 2019. This is a partnership by National Association of Software and Services Companies (NASSCOM) with Municipal Governments of Guiyang and Dalian. A Joint Venture […]

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