Latest News for: Surat trade


Surat trade body explores trade ties with Nepal

Indian Express 16 Sep 2023
Speaking with The Indian Express, SGCCI president Ramesh Vaghasia said, \u201cWe have read in the history books that during 15th, 16th, 17th centuries, flags of 84 countries were hoisted at Magdalla port in Surat city, and the ships from such countries used to come to Surat and conduct trade here.

This 'chilli ice cream roll' is nothing less than nightmare on a plate, internet reacts

DNA India 10 Sep 2023
 .  .  .  . View this post on Instagram.  .  .  .  .  .   ... SURAT FOOD BLOGGER™ (@thehungrysurati). The viral video showcasing this unconventional delicacy was shared by none other than the food vlogger extraordinaire, @thehungrysurati, hailing from the vibrant city of Surat ... MORE ... From investments to trade.

Ahmedabad becomes second city in country to implement emissions trading scheme

Hindustan Times 06 Sep 2023
The scheme was first introduced in 350 highly polluting solid fuel burning industries in Surat in August 2019 with the goal of establishing a monitoring system for particulate emissions trading to regulate industrial pollution in the Surat area.

Madras Day: How Madras was founded and why it became Chennai

Indian Express 22 Aug 2023
Its goal was to acquire the right to trade in India, and it did so through a victory at Swally Hole (near Surat) in 1612 over another colonial power \u2013 the Portuguese ... Beginning with Surat on the western coast, the EIC established trading posts that were often called Forts that were further developed.

PM to inaugurate country’s second diamond bourse in Dec

Hindustan Times 21 Aug 2023
Mumbai The Surat Diamond Bourse (SDB), India’s second after Mumbai, will be inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on December 17, offering a boost to the diamond manufacturing industry in the Gujarat city, which aspires to be the future trading hub ... diamond trading centre.

Russia war fallout may hurt Indian diamond exports

Live Mint 17 Aug 2023
Representatives from the bloc have been negotiating with officials from apex trade body and commerce ministry sponsored Gem & Jewellery Export Promotion Council (GJEPC), Bharat Diamond Bourse (BDB) and Surat Diamond Bourse, among others, for the past three months on the issue.

Cyber fraud: Kerala, Telangana police freeze bank accounts of 27 diamond firms in Surat

Indian Express 16 Aug 2023
Bank accounts of 27 diamond manufacturing and trading companies in Surat have been frozen by the police in Kerala and Telangana in relation to a cyber fraud case ... The diamond companies have reached out to the Surat City Police to intervene, alleging that their accounts were freezed without intimating them.

SME IPO: Shoora Designs issue to open on Thursday. 10 things to know about the offer

The Times of India 16 Aug 2023
The company is engaged in the business of procuring rough diamonds through suppliers, internally planning and mapping rough diamonds, and out-souring the process of cleaving, laser cutting, and selling of the said polished cut diamonds to the wholesalers or retailers with business concentration predominantly in Surat.

Meet Virji Vora, world’s richest Gujarati businessman who financed East India company and helped Aurangzeb; know about his lifestyle

Financial Express 14 Aug 2023
One such businessman was Virji Vora, Gujarati business tycoon hailing from Surat during the Mughal era ... He was active from 1619-1670s and played a significant role in the trade during that time ... Virji Vora engaged in wholesale trading as well as banking and lending money.

Rajinikanth's Jailer sells 9 lakh tickets, Gadar 2 rules the North with 3 lakh ticket sales: What Independence Day weekend at movies looks like\u00a0

Indian Express 09 Aug 2023
As per ticket aggregator BookMyShow, 3,00,000 tickets have already been sold of the film, with Delhi-NCR, Mumbai, Jaipur, Patna, Pune, Ahmedabad, Bengaluru and Surat leading the charts ... With all the films releasing this week, the film trade experts are hoping for a revival of Indian cinema to pre-pandemic times.

India opts for letting South Asia become America’s colony

Blitz 07 Aug 2023
Let us first understand how India was forced into a slavery state of the British crown by a trading company that was established through a royal decree issued by Queen Elizabeth. On August 26, 1608, the British landed in Surat, India ... Apart from that, they primarily traded in silk, cotton, indigo dye, tea and opium.

Celebrating 76 years of independence: Tracing the roots of entrepreneurial journey through India’s rich history, from the Indus valley civilization to present day

Financial Express 05 Aug 2023
The Indus Valley Civilization, known for its well-planned cities and advanced trade practices, laid the foundation for entrepreneurship in India ... Trade and flourishing commerce ... Coastal cities like Kozhikode, Surat, and Calicut became pivotal centers of trade, attracting merchants from distant lands.

UPSC Essentials: Society & Social Justice | Urbanisation and associated issues

Indian Express 04 Aug 2023
Even today, we have many ancient and medieval cities still in existence, from ancient pilgrimage centers like Kashi and Ayodhya to medieval-era hubs of trade and commerce, like Surat and Masulipattanam ... This connectivity led to the growth of trade, commerce, and industries, which in turn attracted people to urban centers.

Strongly worded letters cast light on tensions between India’s 2 diamond bourses

Hindustan Times 02 Aug 2023
... to be the world’s biggest office building for diamond trading in Surat in November ... Often one member of a family manages diamond manufacturing in Surat while another conducts trading in BDB ... Over 90% of diamonds manufactured in Surat are traded in Mumbai and exported globally.

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