PM Narendra Modi inaugurated Aero Show, in Bengaluru, on February 13. This is the 14th edition of India's largest aerospace and defence exhibition in India. During the inauguration, PM Modi said, that aerospace is a great opportunity for 'Make In India' and "We must work to increase innovation in defence." The five-day event will be held in Bengaluru, with the participation of 100 nations, including over 700 exhibitors from India.
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Stephan Grabherr, Deputy Ambassador German Embassy, stated on May 31, that Germany seeks a strong relationship with India on sustainable and green energy and energy transformation. GIZ (German Agency for International Cooperation) also gave a presentation on the history of PV Port and technological innovation for "Make in India." He went on to say that India already has fantastic technology and that large corporations have invested heavily in… read-more
The commencement of the Vande Bharat Express has led to a solid boost for Indian Railways in Saudi publication, enhancing the "make in India" initiative. In addition, India’s first-ever semi high-speed inter-city EMU was launched from the New Delhi railway station that covered a maximum distance with a speed of 160 km/hr. Notably, the train has a total seating capacity of 1,128 in 16 air-conditioned coaches.
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HC Robotics of Hyderabad-based firm is working on 'Make in India' security surveillance equipment for security forces in India. As per project manager of HC Robotics, the company backed by research centers in the US, Europe manufactures drones, cameras and takes towers, and supply to Indian Borders for security purposes. Furthermore, the new surveillance equipment will be customized and is researched, designed and manufactured for enhanced… read-more
Union Minister Piyush Goyal on March 3, said that India's share in global trade is currently 10%, and the share of exports in country’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) should be raised to 25%. While addressing on 'Make in India for the World' closing session, Goyal said, "Today our countries are also talking of programs very similar to Aatma Nirbhar Bharat." Goyal called for supporting MSMEs and strengthening India's manufacturing ecosystem. … read-more
At least 1,000 drone display dazzled in the sky, in the grand finale of the Beating Retreat, at Vijay Chowk, on January 29. The 10-minute show showcased government achievements through creative formations in Delhi skies. The musical extravaganza featured a raft of military bands, that belted out patriotic tunes and marked the end of Republic Day celebrations. Notably, The ceremony was conceptualised and produced under the ‘Make in India'… read-more
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Under the 'Make In India campaign', Garuda Aerospace, decided to manufacture 1000 drones for the agriculture sector. The company has aimed to optimise both productivity and profitability of the farm, by helping farmers move past their traditional manual method of spraying pesticides, in order to save time. "Our plan was presented to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, and he agreed to… read-more
It is only if Tesla decides to invest manufacturing facility in India, the Modi government may consider lowering import duties and offer other sops to the company. Previously, Tesla had asked the Indian government to reduce the import duty in electric vehicles as Tesla’s CEO, Elon Musk wishes to bring the latest electronic vehicle. Besides, the central government along with few state governments has been working for electric vehicles in India… read-more
Considering the need of Futuristic Infantry Combat Vehicles, Indian Army has issued a request on June 24 to attain information for acquiring 1,750 FICV tanks. Besides, the army is also looking forward to acquire 350 light tanks in a phased manner. However, a demand to equip the army with advanced technology has gradually emerged since the recent conflict with China in Ladakh's tough terrain.
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The Centre has approved for implementation of the Production Linked Incentive (PLI) scheme to enhance capabilities in cell battery storage production in country. Under the 'National Programme on Advanced Chemistry Cell (ACC) Battery Storage, the government aims to boost the production of electric vehicle (EV) and solar cell sectors. Planning to create 50 GWh of ACC manufacturing facilities, the scheme has Rs 45,000 crore layout for ACC… read-more
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