A- A A+
Last Updated : Aug 21 2019 10:19AM     Screen Reader Access
News Highlights
PM Modi raises concern over violence against Indian diaspora in London with British PM; Boris Johnson assures all necessary steps to ensure safety of Indian nationals            Middle schools to be reopened in Kashmir valley today            CBI issues notice to P Chidambaram to appear in INX Media case following rejection of his bail plea by Delhi High Court            Focus on Trade, Commerce & economic partnership as EAM S Jaishankar chairs India-Nepal Joint Commission meeting in Kathmandu today            Olympic Test title: Indian hockey Men's team clashes with New Zealand, Women's team to take on Japan in Tokyo today           

National News

Feb 21, 2019
12:30PM

PM Modi launches India Korea startup hub in Seoul

Pic: @MEAIndia
Prime Minister Narendra Modi launched India Korea startup hub in Seoul. Delivering keynote address at India-Korea Business Symposium Mr Modi said India has emerged as a land of opportunity and no other large economy in the world is growing at over 7 per cent year after year. 

Prime Minister said, his government has introduced flagship program Start-up India with 1.4 billion dollars fund for four years to create a startup eco-system in India. He said India is one of the most open countries for FDI today and more than 90 per cent of its sectors are now on automatic route for approval. 

Mr Modi said, while we work for realizing the ‘Indian Dream’, we seek like-minded partners and among them, South Korea is seen as a truly natural partner. He said India is among Korea's top-10 trade partners. Their trade volume has reached 21.5 billion dollars for 2018. 

Mr Modi said, in renewable energy, India has become the sixth largest producer in the world and its initiative of the International Solar Alliance, will enable it to be a pioneer in moving in the direction of a green Global economy. 

Prime Minister reached Seoul this morning on a two-day visit to South Korea. Mr Modi will hold bilateral talks with South Korean President Moon Jae-in and receive the Seoul Peace Prize in recognition of his dedication to international cooperation, global growth and human development. 

Besides summit meeting with President Moon Jae-in, Prime Minister Modi will also have a number of engagements with the Korean leadership, businesses and Indian Community.

Live Twitter Feed

Listen News

Morning News 21 (Aug) Midday News 20 (Aug) News at Nine 20 (Aug) Hourly 21 (Aug) (1005hrs)
समाचार प्रभात 21 (Aug) दोपहर समाचार 20 (Aug) समाचार संध्या 20 (Aug) प्रति घंटा समाचार 21 (Aug) (1000hrs)
Khabarnama (Mor) 21 (Aug) Khabrein(Day) 20 (Aug) Khabrein(Eve) 20 (Aug)
Aaj Savere 21 (Aug) Parikrama 20 (Aug)

Listen Programs

Market Mantra 20 (Aug) Samayki 20 (Aug) Sports Scan 20 (Aug) Spotlight/News Analysis 20 (Aug) Samachar Darshan 18 (Aug) Radio Newsreel 20 (Aug)
    Public Speak

    Country wide 1 (Aug) Surkhiyon Mein 1 (Aug) Charcha Ka Vishai Ha 14 (Aug) Vaad-Samvaad 20 (Aug) Money Talk 20 (Aug) Current Affairs 16 (Aug)