A- A A+
Last Updated : Oct 22 2020 8:44PM     Screen Reader Access
News Highlights
PM Modi virtually addresses people of West Bengal on Durga Puja            BJP releases poll manifesto in Bihar, promises free Covid vaccine and 19 lakh jobs            COVID-19 recovery rate in country improves to 89 pct            DRDO successfully conducts final trial of Nag anti-tank guided missile in Pokhran range            IPL: Sunrisers Hyderabad to take on Rajasthan Royals in Dubai           

State News

Jan 23, 2019
2:04PM

2-Day Global Investors Summit begins in Chennai today

Representational Pic
The two-day Global Investors Summit, being organised by Tamil Nadu government, is underway in Chennai.
It is being participated by about five thousand delegates from industries in India and abroad. Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswamy in his inaugural address this morning said the state government would soon unveil e-vehicle policy to give a boost to electric vehicles manufacturing in the state.

He said the 200 acres aerospace industrial park at Sriperumbudur near Chennai has the potential to get expanded by 700 acres more.
Defence Minister Nirmala Sitaraman unveiled the state's aerospace and defence industrial policy in the event. She said the Union Government is undertaking systemic transformation in the country in a big way.

She said the government initiatives have brought India at 77th place in ease of doing business, from 142nd position. She said the country's second defence industrial corridor has been launched in Tamil Nadu as it has a vast manufacturing base.
She assured the Centre's fullest cooperation to the state in its march towards progress. 

In the inaugural event, the Adani Group Chief Executive Officer Karan Adani committed an investment of 12 thousand crore rupees in its Kattuppalli port expansion project.

The Ford Motors inaugurated it's Global Technology and Business Facility at its sprawling Sholinganallur campus in Chennai. More investment commitments are expected to be made during the ongoing two-day interactions.

Live Twitter Feed

Listen News

Morning News 22 (Oct) Midday News 22 (Oct) Evening News 21 (Oct) Hourly 22 (Oct) (1910hrs)
समाचार प्रभात 22 (Oct) दोपहर समाचार 22 (Oct) समाचार संध्या 22 (Oct) प्रति घंटा समाचार 22 (Oct) (1900hrs)
Khabarnama (Mor) 22 (Oct) Khabrein(Day) 22 (Oct) Khabrein(Eve) 21 (Oct)
Aaj Savere 22 (Oct) Parikrama 22 (Oct)

Listen Programs

Market Mantra 22 (Oct) Samayki 9 (Aug) Sports Scan 22 (Oct) Spotlight/News Analysis 21 (Oct) Employment News 22 (Oct) World News 21 (Oct) Samachar Darshan 22 (Mar) Radio Newsreel 21 (Mar)
    Public Speak

    Country wide 12 (Mar) Surkhiyon Mein 22 (Oct) Charcha Ka Vishai Ha 11 (Mar) Vaad-Samvaad 17 (Mar) Money Talk 17 (Mar) Current Affairs 6 (Mar) Sanskrit Saptahiki 17 (Oct) North East Diary 22 (Oct)