When the great state of Andhra Pradesh was bifurcated in 2014 through an Act of Parliament, the Act envisaged the granting of a “special category status” to the residuary state of Andhra Pradesh. The special status would have … Read more
It was a warm and crisp afternoon on July 28 when we step into the plush office of Mr C Rajendiran, IRS, In-charge Chief Commissioner of Customs, Excise and Service Tax, Vizag Zone, for a brief interaction, which … Read more
The Chief Minister Mr. N Chandrababu Naidu’s visit to the apparel park of Brandix India in Visakha-patnam last week showered a windfall for its employees. Mr Naidu’s first visit to the apparel park brought the employees, mostly women, an immediate … Read more
Outgoing District Collector Dr. N Yuvaraj, IAS, visited Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited, Visakh Refinery last week. Dr. N Yuvraj visited the production units and Control Room. He appreciated the Management for the state of art technology being used in the … Read more
State-owned Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Ltd (HPCL) has once again figured in the list of Indian companies which have made it to the Fortune 500 list 2016, released last week.
The oil major ranks 367th in the list and is one … Read more
In a major reshuffle of Key IAS officers in the district, the government transferred the Collector, the GVMC Commissioner, the ITDA Project Officer, Paderu, and the APEPDCL Chairman and managing director. The government elevated GVMC Commissioner Mr. Pravin Kumar, IAS … Read more
Dr. David J. Be rgvinson, a Canadian national, is Director General (DG) of the Hyderabad (TS)-based International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT). Dr. Bergvinson has a PhD in plant biochemistry from Ottawa University. He has … Read more
Anakapalli Parliament Member and industrialist Mr Muttamsetti Srinivasa Rao came out with a suggestion that spread ripples of cheer from the audience at the ASSOCHAM meet on ‘Ease of Doing Business in AP’.
He wanted an exclusive industry development cell, … Read more
The Visakhapatnam District Collector Dr N Yuvaraj, IAS, dished out some cheerful news for industrial units in Visakhapatnam. For one, the VUDA and GVMC fees for industrial units within their limits will soon be slashed to fuel industrial growth here, … Read more
Despite the prolonged sluggishness in global economy and a sullen global trade, the Visakhapatnam Special Economic Zone came out with flying colours on the export front last fiscal.
The sprawling SEZ, spread over 360 acres, notched up a total export … Read more