G-20 Summit Concludes with Delhi Declaration 2023
The G-20 Summit, held in Delhi from September 2 to 4, 2023, recently concluded with the issuance of the Delhi Declaration. This declaration signifies the commitment of G-20 member nations to a range of objectives, notably encompassing the promotion of sustainable economic growth, the combat against climate change, and the collective effort to combat terrorism.
Global Fintech Fest 2023 Concludes in Mumbai
Moving to the realm of finance and technology, the Global Fintech Fest 2023, convened in Mumbai from September 6 to 8, 2023, celebrated several notable achievements. This global gathering featured an impressive roster of over 800 speakers and attracted an audience of 50,000 delegates hailing from various corners of the globe. Moreover, the event witnessed the unveiling of numerous groundbreaking fintech initiatives.
Novak Djokovic Wins US Open 2023
In the realm of tennis, Novak Djokovic clinched the men’s singles title at the 2023 US Open by defeating Daniil Medvedev in straight sets. This victory marked Djokovic’s 24th Grand Slam title and his fourth US Open triumph.
Indore Tops Swachh Vayu Sarvekshan 2023
In the sphere of cleanliness, Indore secured the top spot in the Swachh Vayu Sarvekshan 2023, a cleanliness survey conducted by the Central Pollution Control Board. Following Indore in the rankings were Amravati and Parwanoo, reaffirming their positions as some of the cleanest cities in India.
World’s Highest Fighter Airfield to Come Up in Ladakh’s Nyoma
On the infrastructure front, the Indian Air Force is in the planning stages for the construction of the world’s highest fighter airfield, set to be situated in Nyoma, Ladakh, at a staggering altitude of 15,000 feet.
Indian Coast Guard Participates in 19th Heads of Asian Coast Guard Agencies Meeting
In the domain of maritime security, the Indian Coast Guard actively participated in the 19th Heads of Asian Coast Guard Agencies Meeting, which took place in Bali, Indonesia. Representatives from 20 countries convened to discuss vital maritime security matters.
ICICI Bank Gets RBI Nod to Make I-Process Services as Wholly-Owned Subsidiary
Shifting gears to the financial sector, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has granted its approval for ICICI Bank to establish I-Process Services as a wholly-owned subsidiary. I-Process Services operates as a payments technology company.
Government Launches Scheme to Promote Electric Vehicles
Lastly, the Indian government has introduced the FAME II scheme, aimed at stimulating the adoption of electric vehicles across the nation by offering subsidies to purchasers of such vehicles.
Kerala to Launch First Statewide Electric Vehicle Policy
Kerala is poised to unveil the country’s inaugural statewide electric vehicle policy, designed to encourage the utilization of electric vehicles within the state.