Alexa, tell the kids to‘eat right’: FSSAI
Food regulator FSSAI ties up with Amazon’s virtual assistant, Alexa to promote healthy eating habits in children. “A key constituent of the ‘eat right’ campaign is towards children and to address this audience, there are a number of interventions that are based on pulling in these young minds, rather than pushing out content,” said FSSAI CEO
Odisha govt launches online platform for issuance of certificates
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Pre-export certification, branding, SEZ revamp for food sector key to boost agri exports: TPCI
“If this is ensured, the quality of our product will also fetch premium value for food and beverages exports. The mandatory 100 % pre-export certification will create the brand as a reliable and good quality exporter,” said TPCI Chairman Mohit Singla.
Green certificate sales down 10 pc to 5.04 lakh in December
Indian Energy Exchange (IEX) and Power Exchange of India (PXIL) are the two power bourses in the country which are engaged in trading of renewable energy certificates (RECs) and electricity. The trading of RECs is conducted on the last Wednesday of every month. But due to Christmas holiday, the trading this month was done on the last Thursday.
State boilers allowed self-certification and 3rd party inspection
Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT) has permitted self-certification and third-party inspection and certification of boilers with state governments in step to boost ease-of-doing business in India which can expectedly give a push to power plants, chemical plants, refineries, paper plants, steel mills et cetera.
8 financial deadlines in 2020 that you need to know
To be moneywise in the year 2020, here are 8 financial deadlines that you need to know about.
Renewable energy certificate sales down 10 per cent to 5.04 lakh in December
IEX saw total trade of 3.6 lakh RECs in December as compared to 3.83 lakh in the same month last year.
FSSAI to finalise in 2 months regulations to ban sale, ad of junk foods in schools, within 50 m of campus
The Food and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) had in November issued draft 'Food Safety and Standards (Safe Food and healthy diets for School Children) Regulations, 2019'. It had sought comments from stakeholders in 30 days.
Glenmark's Baddi manufacturing unit receives GMP certificate from European regulator
Baddi manufacturing unit of Glenmark Pharmaceuticals was inspected by SUKL in the week of October 21 this year.
FSSAI asks industry to reduce level of unsafe food to less than 1% over next 4 years
Citing a survey of one lakh samples of food conducted by enforcement officers over last years, FSSAI Chairman Pawan Kumar Aggarwal said, 3.7 per cent of food was found to be unsafe, 15 per cent was non-standard food and 9 per cent was mis-branded food.
Salt, transfat high in many popular foods: CSE report
Various popular packaged foods brands and fast food such as Lays and Kurkure, Knorr, Maggi, Too Yumm, Domino’s Pizza, McDonald’s and several others were found to have much higher levels of salt than the thresholds set by industry body Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI), the CSE report alleged.
No need to prove one’s pre-1971 ancestry during NRC exercise: Official
Amid concerns that one may need to prove his/her pre-1971 antecedents during the exercise, the government official said that all-India NRC will be completely different from the one that happened in Assam and will be as per the Citizenship (Registration of Citizens and Issue of National Identity Cards) Rules of 2003.
How to use NCB of old car insurance to reduce new car policy premium
The No Claim Bonus (NCB) is given to the policy owner and not to the insured vehicle. Therefore, the NCB cannot be passed on to another name. However, you can use the retained NCB (certificate is issued) when buying a new policy for your new car.
UIDAI issues standard certificate to help individuals applying for Aadhaar card without documents
Aadhaar issuing body Unique Identification Authority of India in order to resolve the problems faced by the individuals to get certificates from various functionaries such as MP or MLA has issued the standard format on which information has to get.
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