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Jaypee Hotels launches Valley View Tower

Valley View Tower is a brand new extension to Jaypee Residency Manor, Mussorie, situated on a hill crest, where one can relax amidst the beauty of nature. Jaypee Hotels has announced the launch of Valley View Tower at Jaypee Residency Manor that houses 41 deluxe rooms. Valley View Tower is a brand new extension to…

Govt inks $150 mn loan pact with ADB for Uttarakhand hydropower

NEW DELHI, JUNE 5: The Uttarakhand govt has signed a $150 million loan agreement with the Asian Development Bank (ADB) for hydropower development, the multilateral funding agency said. This is the fourth tranche of the loan under the Uttarakhand Power Sector Investment Programme that will help develop infrastructure for a new 400 kV (kiloVolt) substation…

Uttarakhand seeks pvt partner for textile park

The govt to float a special purpose vehicle and look for a private partner for the park The Uttarakhand government has decided to set up the proposed textile park as a public-private partnership in the Kumaon region. The government will float a special purpose vehicle and look for a private partner for the textile park,…

Rs 1,000-cr fund proposed for small, medium units in Uttarakhand

DEHRADUN, APRIL 25: Expressing concern over the state of small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in Uttarakhand, industry body Assocham on Thursday sought the creation of Rs 1,000-crore fund for the development of such units in the hill State. “Twenty five per cent of small and medium enterprises in Uttarakhand have shut shop due to the…

Hindustan Coca-Cola to invest Rs 600 crore for plant in Uttarakhand

The company will invest Rs 600 crore in two phases on the project which will come up in 60 acres of land in Vikasnagar tehsil of Dehradun Hindustan Coca-Cola Beverages Pvt Ltd (HCCBPL), a bottling partner of Coca-Cola Company in India, will invest Rs 600 crore to set up a facility that will make carbonated…

VAT on foreign liquor to be reduced in Uttarakhand

DEHRADUN: Foreign liquor is all set to be cheaper in Uttarakhand with the state Cabinet clearing a new excise policy under which VAT on liquor will be reduced from 32.5 per cent to 20 per cent. The decision was taken by the state Cabinet here, official sources said today, adding it was also decided to…

Uttarakhand gets $100-m loan from ADB

NEW DELHI, JAN. 31: The Asian Development Bank (ADB) will give a $100-million loan to Uttarakhand. “This loan is the second tranche of the Uttarakhand Urban Sector Development Investment Programme. This will support rehabilitation and expansion of basic urban infrastructure in five major urban centres of Uttarakhand and ensure sustainable municipal service delivery,” the Finance…

Bahuguna to visit South Africa this week

Dehradun, Dec 17 (PTI) Uttarakhand Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna will embark on a week-long visit to South Africa from December 20 to woo investors to the hill state. “I will be visiting South Africa for a week from December 20 to December 27 to lure investors and give a boost to industrial activities in the…

Use of polythene bags to be completely banned in Uttarakhand

The use of polythene bags will be completely banned in Uttarakhand and even tourists visiting the hill state will not be allowed to use them. A decision to this effect was taken today at a meeting chaired by Chief Secretary Alok Kumar Jain who asked officials to issue a revised notification in this regard. The…

CM invites investors to Uttarakhand

Uttarakhand Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna has invited investors to Uttarakhand, stressing that the State Government is providing an ideal atmosphere for industry and trade. He said this while speaking at the inauguration of the 32nd India International Trade Fair (IITF) inaugurated by the President of India Pranab Mukherjee at the Pragati Maidan in New Delhi….

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