Delhi CM does not speak for India: External Affairs Minister on Kejriwal’s Singapore remark

Lalit shastri New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejrival, who a vast majority in India view as the champion of petty, divisive and communal politics, has come under severe criticism after he said the new form of corona virus in Singapore, which is said to be dangerous for children, may come as the third wave… Read More Delhi CM does not speak for India: External Affairs Minister on Kejriwal’s Singapore remark

Shankar Mahadevan Academy and Maharashtra Mandal Singapore join hands to promote Indian music

Special discount and digital music courses to be offered in Singapore Ashish Kurl   Marking the World Music Day Day (21 June) Shankar Mahadevan Academy (SMA), a world renowned music school founded by singer and composer Shankar Mahadevan, announced last fortnight, a dynamic partnership-with Maharashtra Mandal Singapore (MMS), to offer Indian music lessons to students… Read More Shankar Mahadevan Academy and Maharashtra Mandal Singapore join hands to promote Indian music

Trump-Kim summit is a mission of peace: Mike Pompeo

Newsroom24x7 Network Singapore: President Trump’s summit with Chairman Kim Jong Un of North Korea is truly a mission of peace as President Donald Trump said on Saturday. This is how the US Secreyart of State Mike Pompeo descrribed the summit in his opening statement during a press briefing at JW Mariott here on June 11… Read More Trump-Kim summit is a mission of peace: Mike Pompeo

India Singapore sign agreement for naval cooperation

Newsroom24x7 Staff New Delhi:The 2nd Defence Ministers’ Dialogue between India and Singapore concluded today with the signing up of an agreement for naval cooperation. Both countries had signed the revised Defence Cooperation Agreement (DCA) in 2015 to further strengthen the longstanding defence relationship between the Singapore Armed Forces (SAF) and the Indian Armed Forces. Of… Read More India Singapore sign agreement for naval cooperation

IBM to open Blockchain Innovation Center in Singapore

Newsroom24x7 Staff Singapore: IBM (NYSE: IBM) today announced plans to establish the first IBM Center for Blockchain Innovation in Singapore. In the first collaboration of its kind with the Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB) and the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS), IBM Researchers will work with government, industries and academia to develop applications and solutions… Read More IBM to open Blockchain Innovation Center in Singapore

Singapore honours Shivraj Singh Chouhan for putting MP on fast track of development

Newsroom24x7 Desk Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, who has kept development as his prime agenda during his two consecutive terms as Chief Minister and has played a key role in ensuring his State sheds its BIMARU tag (Bimaru in Hindi means sick and the nomenclature was derived by clubbing madhya Pradesh with… Read More Singapore honours Shivraj Singh Chouhan for putting MP on fast track of development

Modi-Lee bilateral talks bring 10 MoUs to the table

Newsroom24x7 Desk Singapore : Prime Minister Narendra Modi took a significant step towards strengthening bilateral ties with Singapore, which found an equal and similar support from his Singapore counterpart Lee Hsien Loong at Singapore. India and Singapore inked 10 MoUs which resulted as an outcome of bilateral discussions held between the leaders of both countries.… Read More Modi-Lee bilateral talks bring 10 MoUs to the table

Australia launches Australia-ASEAN Council

Newsroom24x7 Desk Sydney, Australia : With an eye on strengthening partnership bonds between Australia and South East Asian countries, the Australian government launched Australia-ASEAN Council. This initiative will work towards building links between all the countries of South-East Asia. South-East Asia is the one of the most important strategic and economic regions in the world… Read More Australia launches Australia-ASEAN Council

UK Today – David Cameron initiates Global Fin Tech Hub

Newsroom24x7 Desk London, UK: Prime Minister David Cameron has taken up an initiative to project and promote UK as a Global Financial Technology Hub for the world participants. On a trade mission during his South East Asian visit, Cameron strongly promoted UK’s quest of attaining the FinTech Leader status in the world map. Companies such as… Read More UK Today – David Cameron initiates Global Fin Tech Hub

US is closely watching the Chinese propelled Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank

Newsroom24x7 Desk Washington DC: When the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank spearheaded by China has become a reality, the US has taken the stand that it shall form a definite view on this newly emerging global financial institution only after being sure that it is meeting the commitments vis-a-vis governance as well as social and environmental… Read More US is closely watching the Chinese propelled Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank

Singapore’s long-time leader Lee Kuan Yew dies at 91

Newsrioom24x7 Desk Singapore: Lee Kuan Yew, the architect of Singapore – the city State – and its Prime Minister for 31 years, is no more. He died Monday morning at Singapore general Hospital at the age of 91. He was suffering from pneumonia and was on life support system. Singapore will observe one week of… Read More Singapore’s long-time leader Lee Kuan Yew dies at 91

India seeing larger role in Asia-Pacific: Pranab Mukherjee

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi, Feb. 11: President Pranab Mukherjee has described Singapore as India’s gateway to ASEAN and has gone on to underline that both the countries are at an interesting cusp in history, witnessing major transformations. It shall be the endeavor of India and Singapore to work together towards maintaining peace and stability in the… Read More India seeing larger role in Asia-Pacific: Pranab Mukherjee

50 countries do not meet fiscal transparency requirements: US Report

Newsroom24x7 Flash The US department of State has concluded that, of the 140 governments that were potential beneficiaries of foreign assistance and were evaluated 50 did not meet the minimum requirements of fiscal transparency. Of these, eleven governments made significant progress toward meeting the minimum requirements of fiscal transparency. On January 14, US Secretary of… Read More 50 countries do not meet fiscal transparency requirements: US Report

Stable Ratings Performance in 4Q14 for Non-Japan Asia structured finance

Newsroom24x7 Desk Hong Kong, Jan. 15: Fitch Ratings today projected that structured finance (SF) transactions, backed by assets in Korea, India and Singapore are performing well against a background of stable economies. A total of 14 publicly rated tranches from non-Japan Asia structured finance (SF) transactions were affirmed in 4Q14 as underlying assets continued to… Read More Stable Ratings Performance in 4Q14 for Non-Japan Asia structured finance

Modi Government can balance trade deficit by attracting investment and aiming for global quality of production

A Newsroom24x7 Analysis Prime Minister Narendra Modi came to power with the vision to make India a global manufacturing hub. He spelt out his priority in crystal clear terms when he invited global players from the ramparts of Red Fort on Independence Day by raising the slogan–“Come Make in India”. The Prime Minister has given himself the mandate… Read More Modi Government can balance trade deficit by attracting investment and aiming for global quality of production