Tamil Nadu to hold Rs crore Global Investors Meet in May - Times of India
Setting the ball rolling for its flagship Global Investor's Meet scheduled to be held in May Tamil Nadu | Press Trust of India | Updated: February 13, top industrialists participating, an official release in Chennai said. Tamil Nadu to hold global investors' summit in May Announcement comes on the day Gujarat holding roadshow in Chennai for Vibrant Gujarat for its Global Investors' Meet (GIM) scheduled in May next year. GIM - Investment Roadshows Schedule. Date. City. Venue This event is being organized as a prelude to the “Global Investors Meet " scheduled for 23rd & 24th May at Chennai Trade Centre, Chennai.
A 3D-presentation on Tamil Nadu's achievements follows - focuses on Chennai as health care capital of India, how the State is home to the highest number of tech varsities and is also the hub of industry development. The presentation pegs Chennai as the healthcare capital of India.
TN to host global investors’ meet in May 2015
Industries Minister P Thangamani personally welcomed delegates at the venue. There is a sizeable Korean delegation at the event, reports Sangeetha Kandavel. Cultural programme by dancer Urmila Sathyanarayana and group gets underway. Chief Minister Jayalalithaa arrives at the venue and greets the industrialists assembled.
She is seated with Minister Nirmala Sitharaman. Sasikala, aide of Chief Minister Jayalalithaa, arrives. A book, detailing the various arts and cultures of Tamil Nadu, is handed out to the delegates at GIM.
The book also has details about the temples in Tamil Nadu. Minister for Commerce and Industry Nirmala Sitharaman arrives at the venue. He greets Mr Paneerselvam and other MPs.
Paneerselvam arrives at GIM Chief Minister Jayalalithaa will inaugurate the two-day event. Union Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will also give an address.
For the full list of the day's itinerary and the key delegates scheduled to speak later in the afternoon, click here. The venue is slowly filling up. I'm here as an ambassador for TN and give a testimony of benefits of investing here. He says the State is home to him as he studied at Lawrence Lovedale, Ooty. Ltd to set up factories near Chennai 20 years ago, is now seeing large investments moving to Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Maharashtra and Gujarat, as they woo firms with incentives like faster approvals and cheaper land.
This was followed by the shutdown of a phone component factory run by Foxconn. Intextile firm Indo Rama Synthetics said it would invest Rs.
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They rejected the wage agreement reached by the management and Labour Progressive Federation, a trade union arm of the Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam, then the ruling party. The strike resulted in police intervention and the suspension of workers. However, the largest bottler of Coca-Cola India said it did not get mandatory approvals from the government despite follow-ups.
The government defended its stance. Japanese two-wheeler maker Yamaha Motor Co. The plant, expected to be opened shortly, was initially scheduled to open by the end of Political flux The state went through a phase of policy paralysis from September to May when chief minister J.
Jayalalithaa was jailed after being convicted in September in a disproportionate assets case that forced her resignation. Panneerselvam, a Jayalalithaa loyalist who replaced her as chief minister, stayed away from making any big policy decisions, according to a few company heads and two government officials who did not want to be identified. After the Karnataka high court acquitted her, Jayalalithaa resumed charge as chief minister in May. Competition Tamil Nadu cannot afford to wait.
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