January 31, 2020
The digital advertising industry in India is estimated to cross the Rs 50,000 crore (US$ 7.15 billion) mark by 2025, growing at a CAGR of 27.42 per cent.
Minister for Human Resource Development, Mr Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’, felicitated 87 meritorious students from across the country on January 26th, 2020. These students also witnessed the Republic Day Parade in the National capital.
Minister for Road Transport & Highways and MSMEs, Mr Nitin Gadkari said that the construction of National Highways, in terms of kms per day, is targeted to reach the level of 40 kms per day.
Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) will exhibit more than 500 products from all technology clusters at the forthcoming DefExpo 2020, scheduled to be held at Lucknow from February 5-9, 2020.
The entire network of the Indian Railways will run completely on electricity by 2024 and will become a net-zero emission network by 2030.
India-Brazil set target of US$ 15 billion trade by 2022 and signed 15 MoUs during the presidential visit on investments, trade facilitation, social security, agriculture, defence and double taxation.
Warehousing sector is expected to add around 40 million sq. ft. space across the top eight cities by 2020 in India.
The total horticulture production of India is estimated to be around 310.74 million tonne in 2018-19.
Indian food-tech industry is expected to reach the US$ 8 billion mark, clocking a CAGR of 25-30 per cent in the next two years.
Indian Railways has commissioned country’s first governmental Waste to Energy Plant, having capacity of 500 Kg waste per day, in Mancheswar Carriage Repair Workshop at Bhubaneswar in East Coast Railway.
Minister of State for Development of North Eastern Region (I/C), Prime Minister’s Office, Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr Jitendra Singh launched the Bhuvan Panchayat V 3.0 web portal in Bengaluru.
Indian pharmaceutical industry is expected to grow at 10-13 per cent in 2020-21: ICRA
Cargo traffic at India's non-major ports jumped 4.8 per cent in April-December 2019 period to reach 447.21 million tonnes (MT).
The Government of India is aiming at US$ 80 billion of jewellery exports in the next five years, up from the present level of US$ 40 billion.
The Minister of State (Independent Charge) Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances, Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr Jitendra Singh launched Department of Personnel and Training’s (DoPT’s) online certificate course on ‘Relevance of Gandhi in the Contemporary World’ to pay tribute to Father of the Nation coinciding with the Martyr’s Day.