Samsung launches Galaxy M30 for tech-savvy millennials

PRIYABRAT BISWAL BHUBANESWAR, FEB 28 Samsung India today announced the launch of Galaxy M30, the latest addition to its Galaxy M series of smartphones. Packed with triple rear camera, super AMOLED infinity-U display and a 5,000 mAh fast charge battery, Samsung Galaxy M30 is designed for tech-savvy millennials. “The Galaxy M30 goes above and beyond […]

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Aditya Birla Sun Life Insurance launches ABSLI Monthly Income Plan

PRIYABRAT BISWAL BHUBANESWAR, FEB 27 Aditya Birla Sun Life Insurance (ABSLI), the life insurance arm of Aditya Birla Capital Limited (ABCL), has launched a non-linked monthly income plan to take care of one’s recurring expenses. Christened ABSLI Monthly Income Plan, it aims to provide regular monthly income until maturity to meet one’s future financial requirements. […]

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Piramal Sarvajal provides safe, cheap drinking water through 40 ATMs in Bhubaneswar

BHUBANESWAR, FEB 27 Piramal Sarvajal, an initiative under the aegis of Piramal Foundation, has deployed 40 water ATMs across key locations in the Capital City of Odisha to provide access to affordable safe drinking water through a unique ‘Hub & Spoke’ model. A consumer can avail upto 10 litres of safe drinking water daily, free […]

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NABKISAN signs MoU with Odisha govt for FPOs’ access to collateral free loan facilities

BHUBANESWAR, FEB 26 NABKISAN Ltd, a subsidiary of NABARD, signed an MoU Tuesday with the Department of Agriculture and Farmers Empowerment of the State government in the presence of Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik for providing access to collateral free loan facilities by Farmers’ producer organisations (FPOs) in the state from financial institutions. The MoU was […]

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ICICI Academy for Skills trained over 1400 underprivileged women in Bhubaneswar

PRIYABRAT BISWAL BHUBANESWAR, FEB 26 The Bhubaneswar centre of the ICICI Academy for Skills (ICICI Academy), set up by ICICI Group’s corporate Social Responsibility arm ICICI Foundation for Inclusive Growth (ICICI Foundation), has so far provided vocational training to over 1,400 women belonging to economically weaker sections of the society, thus helping them earn a […]

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NPTI organises Odisha power sector stakeholders’ meet

Bhubaneswar, Feb 25 National Power Training Institute (NPTI) organised a one-day Odisha Power Sector Stakeholders Meet – “Partners in Excellence” on Training & Human Resource Development here today to discuss and access the gap between knowledge, skills and attitudes that the people in different power utilities of Odisha currently possess and the knowledge, skills and […]

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UTI MF goes on ‘Equity Yatra’ to widen investor base

PRIYABRAT BISWAL BHUBANESWAR, FEB 25 In a bid to widen the investor base and attract new investors, country’s oldest asset management company UTI Mutual Fund plans to reach out to over 10,000 financial intermediaries with access to about one crore investors in 51 Tier-II and Tier–III cities across 17 states in the country. Christened ‘UTI […]

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OMC, OHPC pay dividends to Odisha govt

Bhubaneswar, Feb 22 Odisha Mining Corporation (OMC) and Odisha Hydro Power Corporation (OHPC), two State government undertakings, today paid dividends to the government for the year 2018-19. On behalf of the OMC, Steel and Mines Minister Prafulla Kumar Mallik met the Chief Minister in his State secretariat chamber and handed him a cheque worth Rs […]

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OMCs to engage over 10K Ujjwala Didis as energy ambassadors

PRIYABRAT BISWAL BHUBANESWAR, FEB 22 The oil marketing companies (OMCs) operating in Odisha have identified over 10,000 Ujjwala Didis who will act as grass root energy ambassadors across the State. Subhajit Ghosh, CGM IOCL & SLC Oil Industry-Odisha, told media persons at a press conference here today that the Ujjwala Didis would act as a […]

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HPCL to set up its second LPG bottling plant in Odisha at Rayagada

PRIYABRAT BISWAL BHUBANESWAR, FEB 15 With demand for LPG growing in the western and south-western districts of Odisha, Navaratna PSU Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (HPCL) has decided to set up its second LPG bottling plant at Rayagada with an investment of Rs 91 crore. The plant will be operational by September 2020, said a senior […]

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