Anand Sharma Asks EU to Declare India Data Secure

In a bilateral meeting with the European Commissioner for Taxation and Customs Union, Audit and Anti-Fraud Mr. Algirdas Semeta, here today, the Union Minister for Commerce, Industry & Textiles Shri Anand Sharma, highlighted the need for an early conclusion of ambitious and balanced Bilateral Trade and Investment Agreement (BTIA) between India and EU. Shri Sharma …

Vice President Inaugurates National Seminar on ‘India & Central Asia’ at CRRID, Chandigarh

The Vice President of India  Shri M. Hamid Ansari has said that different aspects of modern Central Asia are being studied in different research institutions in the country and the need of the hour is to enhance coordination and cooperation amongst them to avoid overlapping, ensure better utilization of available resources and, eventually, more meaningful inputs for …

Pipes with multifunctional layers: KraussMaffei Berstorff offers intelligent solutions

(Munich, October 17, 2012) KraussMaffei Berstorff is the best equipped for the big trends in pipe extrusion for even more flexibility and maximized complexity. The company offers multifaceted systems for manufacturing multi-layered pipes with multifunctional layers. Measuring up to the trend towards multi-functionality The trend towards ever more complex plastic pipes with various functional layers …

CSE and HSBC announce partnership to give an impetus to environmental governance in India

Will set up a premier Environmental Training Institute near Delhi New Delhi, October 17, 2012: Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) has joined hands with The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited (HSBC) with the aim of improving environmental governance in India. The two organizations plan to do this by building capacity of environment regulators, …

Stronger steel guarantees benefit environment

SSAB is improving its guarantees for wear plate and structural steel. Higher tough­ness is promised, opening new opportunities to reduce material consumption and produce lighter structures without risking cracking or breaking. The new guarantees also offer clear environmental benefits. Tough tests of material properties SSAB has subjected some of its best-selling steel products to tough …

ISS Brazil marks ten year anniversary as business expands

Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) the world’s leading maritime services provider, has celebrated the tenth anniversary of its operation, ISS Brazil, with a special event for customers and staff as business continues to expand. After ten years of development, ISS Brazil now has a total of nine offices across Brazil including Rio de Janeiro, Belem, Sao …

Siemens develops converter suspension system with improved design: Simetal Conlink 2.0 offers maximum robustness with minimum space requirements

With the newly developed Simetal Conlink 2.0, Siemens Metals Technologies offers steelmakers an especially robust converter suspension system with minimum space requirements. Eight links arranged in optimized positions connect the converter vessel to the trunnion ring. This ensures uniform support for the vessel at each of the suspension points. At the same time, stress caused …