Saturday 27 February 2021

News Analysed, Opinions Expressed

Economy | Industry

Investment policy submission next week

The much-awaited draft of Goa’s Investment and Industrial Policy is likely be submitted to the state government next week as the high-level task force is awaiting final presentations by various stakeholders, a senior member has ... READ

Verna Ind Estate to get potable water

Goa's biggest industrial estate at Verna village will get sufficient potable water within two-three months with the state government today approving a project to treat raw water and supply it to this enclave. READ

IDC to supply power in industrial estates

The Goa Government-run Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) has been entrusted with the task of supplying power to industrial units set up in its estates by sourcing electricity from the feeder. READ

Nana supports new investment for alternate economy

Goa Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GCCI) has highlighted the need to attract new investment and generate employment opportunities in the state against the backdrop of current ban on iron ore mining. READ

Develop Goa as value-addition destination: Mangirish

Goa needs to be developed as a value-addition destination with focus on service sector rather than manufacturing industry, feels outgoing GCCI president Mangirish Pai Raikar. READ

GCCI Com elected unopposed under Nana

The new managing committee of the Goa Chamber of Commerce and Industry, under the presidentship of Narayan Bandekar, was declared today elected unopposed. READ

Cement for plastic waste mooted

Goa State Pollution Control Board (GSPCB) today signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with a cement company to use the plastic waste generated across the state, as fuel for its manufacturing plant. READ

Kerala to charter cargo from Goa

Kerala will charter a 154 TEUs (twenty-foot equivalent units) vessel from Waterways Shipyard, Goa, by the month-end for movement of container cargo between International Container Transhipment Terminal (ICTT) here and Kollam. READ

SEZ land only for industrial purpose: CM

The land allotted for seven Special Economic Zones, which were later scrapped due to public pressure, will be alternatively used only for industrial purpose, assures Goa government. READ

One Swedish Co in India every month

One Swedish industry gets set up in India every month, says Fredrika Ornbrant, the Indian Consul General of Sweden. READ