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Grasim-Lubrizol CPVC deal; plant start-up late 2022

Grasim-Lubrizol CPVC deal; plant start-up late 2022

Grasim Industries Ltd. has entered into a definitive agreement with Lubrizol Advanced Materials to manufacture and supply chlorinated polyvinyl chloride (CPVC) resin in India with initial production expected...
02 November 2020
India may call bids for setting up green hydrogen units

India may call bids for setting up green hydrogen units

Solar Energy Corporation of India (SECI) may call bids for setting up green hydrogen plants, said two people aware of the development. Green hydrogen is a next-generation fuel, with gas produced through...
02 November 2020
NDDB: new dairies to expand its footprint in India

NDDB: new dairies to expand its footprint in India

The National Dairy Development Board (NDDB) is expanding its footprint in Eastern and North-Eastern States in the country by taking dairy development activities in some of the most backward areas of these...
02 November 2020
Noga & MOW sign MoU in the Kingdom of Bahrain

Noga & MOW sign MoU in the Kingdom of Bahrain

In line with the decisions of the Water Resources Council headed by His Excellency Sheikh Khalid bin Abdullah Al Khalifa on maximizing the utilization and sustainability of water resources in the Kingdom,...
02 November 2020
KAPP to award contract for desalination project in Q4

KAPP to award contract for desalination project in Q4

Kuwait Authority for Partnership Projects (KAPP) is planning to finalize the transaction advisory services contract for its Az Zour North Water Desalination Plant, part of Az Zour North Independent Water...
02 November 2020
Bangladesh is one of the fastest-growing LNG markets

Bangladesh is one of the fastest-growing LNG markets

ICIS is expanding its LNG demand forecast to rising markets in South Asia and the Middle East. The most recent addition is Bangladesh. A new-comer to the LNG market, Bangladesh added 7.5mtpa in import...
02 November 2020
Maharashtra Govt. plans bulk drug park in Raigad

Maharashtra Govt. plans bulk drug park in Raigad

The Maharashtra government is planning to set up a bulk drug park in Raigad district. The state’s industries department has drafted a plan to set up a bulk drug park under Atmanirbhar Bharat plan. A total...
26 October 2020
GEDA to empanel contractors for biogas projects

GEDA to empanel contractors for biogas projects

The Gujarat Energy Development Agency (GEDA) has floated an empanelment tender for large-sized biogas projects in the state. The contract will also include the running and maintenance of the project for...
26 October 2020
SIFCO begins construction of organic food units

SIFCO begins construction of organic food units

IFFCO’s organic joint venture with the Sikkim government, SIFCO (Sikkim IFFCO Organics) has started its construction of integrated food processing units at Rangpo, Sikkim. The construction is expected...
26 October 2020
Chhattisgarh CM gives nod to set up new steel plants

Chhattisgarh CM gives nod to set up new steel plants

Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel has given his consent for setting up of new steel plants in the state's tribal-dominated Bastar region. Baghel gave his approval recently after a delegation of...
26 October 2020