Infrastructure and economic growth: Of multiplier and network effects

Infrastructure and economic growth: Of multiplier and network effects

IANS
The need for infrastructure creation in India is now being widely debated and analysed. It would be prudent to try and better understand how infrastructure creation contributes to the economic well-being of a nation.
India supplying non-critical equipment for Roopur Nuclear Power Plant: Shafiqul Islam

India supplying non-critical equipment for Roopur Nuclear Power Plant: Shafiqul Islam

NUCLEAR ASIA
Chairman of Nuclear Engineering Department of the University of Dhaka Dr. M. Shafiqul Islam contends that India’s success in Bangladesh’s maiden nuclear power plant project will further its claim to the membership of the Nuclear Suppliers’ Group, an elite club of 48 countries that regulates international nuclear trade.
Nuclear energy and defence cooperation will dominate the relationship between India and Russia: Manish Kumar

Nuclear energy and defence cooperation will dominate the relationship between India and Russia: Manish Kumar

IANS
India and Russia have been strong trading partners but the total trade between them in the five years till 2015-16 remained stagnant at $6 billion.
France's President Emmanuel Macron will visit India in December

EDF hopes to submit bid offer for Jaitapur Nuclear Plant by 2018 end

NUCLEAR ASIA
Jaitapur Nuclear Power Plant has invited quite an interest from experts and commoners alike.
World gathers to tackle climate change challenges

World gathers to tackle climate change challenges

IANS
World leaders and officials from over 100 nations, including India, top heads of UN agencies and multilateral financial institutions, scientists and activists gathered in this Vietnamese city on Sunday for the Global Environment Facility’s (GEF) Assembly to tackle global climate change challenges.
India should exploit increasing Zirconium demand

Look beyond self-sufficiency, India should exploit increasing Zirconium demand

nuclear asia
The nuclear power sector has demonstrated a resurgence owing to more and more Asian countries opting for it.
Globe needs action to reverse climate impact: Naoko Ishii

Globe needs action to reverse climate impact: Naoko Ishii

IANS
The world was urged on Sunday to take urgent action to reverse deterioration of the global environment at the opening of the 54th Global Environment Facility (GEF) council meeting in this Vietnamese port city.
Developed countries should be energy responsible: Tawfiq-E-Elahi Chowdhury

Developed countries should be energy responsible: Tawfiq-E-Elahi Chowdhury

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Energy Adviser to Bangladesh’s Prime Minister Tawfiq-E-Elahi Chowdhury has sought greater energy responsibility from the developed countries to manage power wastage and develop frontier technologies to make smart and renewable energy available to developing countries.
Russia can help India in nuclear medicine: Baljinder Singh

Russia can help India in nuclear medicine: Baljinder Singh

IANS
Given the current high costs of making radioisotopes used in nuclear medicine, there is considerable scope of collaboration between India and Russia for their manufacture at affordable cost, according to an Indian expert.
Nuclear Power to play important role in Bangladesh’s economy: Science & Technology Secretary

Nuclear power to play important role in Bangladesh’s economy: Science & Technology Secretary

NUCLEAR ASIA
Riding on the important success achieved by Bangladesh economy as it walked into the ‘Developing Country’ category, the country is now outlining the course of its new development stage by focusing on power generation through nuclear energy.

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