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Apple’s Request for Investment Incentives Will Be Considered With ‘Open Mind’: Ravi Shankar Prasad

India will consider Apple’s request for incentives to invest in the country with an “open mind”, Information Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad told reporters on Wednesday. “We will very much like Apple to come and have a base in India,” Prasad said. Apple has sent a list of demands to the Indian government, seeking tax concessions and several other policy ... Read More »

Make-in-India Is the Key to Affordable Electric Vehicles: Girish Shankar

Given the continually increasing concerns about pollution in India, the government has undertaken several measures to combat with the problem. One such example would be the ban on registration of diesel cars with an engine capacity of 2000cc or more was introduced in Delhi NCR. However, curbing such vehicles alone can’t bring about the much-needed change. Therefore, the government has ... Read More »

Apple Exploring Investment Options in India: Ravi Shankar Prasad

Technology giant Apple and other global players are exploring opportunities to invest in India’s electronic segment, which has attracted investments of over Rs. 1,20,000 crores so far, Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Monday. “When I became minister, we had Rs. 11,198 crores of investments in electronic manufacturing. I am happy to tell you, now it is Rs. 1,20,000 ... Read More »

Apple Exploring Investment Options in India: Ravi Shankar Prasad

Technology giant Apple and other global players are exploring opportunities to invest in India’s electronic segment, which has attracted investments of over Rs. 1,20,000 crores so far, Telecom Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said on Monday. “When I became minister, we had Rs. 11,198 crores of investments in electronic manufacturing. I am happy to tell you, now it is Rs. 1,20,000 ... Read More »

Freedom 251 Company’s Books to Be Scrutinised: Ravi Shankar Prasad

The Directorate of Enforcement is investigating Ringing Bells, the company that launched the Freedom 251 for alleged contravention of FEMA. Besides, the Corporate Affairs Ministry has ordered scrutiny of the company’s books, while the Department of Electronics and IT (DeitY) is reviewing issues related to Freedom 251 smartphone, touted as world’s cheapest. Responding to queries related to the smartphone, Telecom ... Read More »