Modi's successful visits abroad, decision to keep out of RCEP highlighted at BJP meeting
External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar and Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal briefed BJP MPs on the issues in the parliamentary party's first meeting in the Winter session. Modi did not attend the meeting. BJP sources said Jaishankar told MPs that Modi's foreign visits have boosted India's standing and furthered the country's interests.
PM Modi meets Saudi Arabia's Labour, Energy Ministers in Riyadh
Prime Minister Narendra Modi met Saudi Arabia's Minister of Labour and Social...
Opec’s output cut to have muted impact
A $10 increase in global crude oil prices shaves off India's GDP by up to 30 bps.
PM Modi embarks on two-day visit to Saudi Arabia
Prime Minister Narendra Modi embarked on a two-day visit to Saudi Arabia. He will hold bilateral meeting with Saudi Arabia King Salman Bin A...
India and Saudi Arabia have similar security concerns in neighbourhood: Modi
India and Saudi Arabia have similar security concerns in their neighbourhood and that Indo-Saudi counter-terror cooperation is progressing very well. PM Modi stressed upon continued cooperation on counterterrorism, security and strategic issues.
PM Modi concludes Saudi Arabia visit, emplanes for Delhi
PM Modi emplaned for New Delhi from Riyadh on October 30. PM Modi paid a visit to Saudi Arabia at the invitation of King Salman bin Abdulazi...
India, Saudi Arabia call for preventing attacks on sovereignty of states
The two sides discussed regional and international issues of mutual interest, and reiterated their categorical rejection of all forms of interference in the internal affairs of countries.
PM Modi meets Saudi Arabia's Agriculture Minister in Riyadh
Prime Minister Narendra Modi met Saudi Arabia's Minister of Environment, Water and Agriculture, Abdulrahman bin Abdulmohsen Al-Fadley in Sau...
ONGC wants to take Opal out of SEZ as domestic demand grows
ONGC Petro additions (OPaL), a JV between ONGC, Gujarat State Petroleum Corporation and Gail at the Dahej SEZ, is working towards getting the domestic tariff area (DTA) access to gain from the lower tax regime now. A DTA setup enables a company to set up manufacturing units that cater to the domestic market, while an SEZ unit is meant only for exports.
Oil jumps amid hopes for further Opec cuts, China factory growth
West Texas Intermediate (WTI) futures rose 75 cents, or 1.4 per cent, to $55.92 a barrel.
OPEC’s oil surprise came as skeptics were doubting price rise
Money managers “didn’t know that this OPEC decision was coming,” Rob Haworth, who helps oversee about $150 billion at U.S. Bank Wealth Management in Seattle, said Friday. “They have yet to price in the OPEC+ decision today.”
Oman says Opec+ likely to extend supply curb deal
Opec+ implemented an agreement in Jan to cut output by 1.2 mn barrels per day until March 2020.
NIA probe into hoax call by a Chennai resident
This will be the second case to be investigated by the NIA under the newly amended Anti- hijacking act. A businessman from Mumbai, was convicted with life imprisonment early this year under the new provisions of the Act. Salla had left a printed note claiming there were 12 hijackers aboard in a Jet Airways Mumbai-Delhi flight.
Delhi, Riyadh to work together on securing Indian Ocean and Gulf regions
India will hold its first joint naval exercise with Saudi Arabia in December 2019-January 2020 - notwithstanding tension in and around the Persian Gulf region.
Iran downs unidentified drone near Gulf coast: Reports
The unmanned aircraft was downed over Iranian territory with a domestically manufactured Mersad surface-to-air missile.
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