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1. Kerala govt inks MoU with Maldives on cancer care
Kerala has inked a memorandum of understanding with the Maldives to strengthen cancer care in the island nation. The state health department and RCC would also provide support in setting up cancer care centres in the Maldives.
2. Ola drivers to get health benefits under Ayushman Bharat scheme
Ayushman Bharat – PMJAY has partnered with Ola to extend the welfare to its drivers. The partnership will provide comprehensive health insurance for secondary & tertiary care to the drivers working with the cab aggregator and their families. The pilot project of OLA & AB-PMJAY will be conducted in NCR.
3. Indian Railways signs an MoU with Odisha to set up a Multi-Modal Transport Hub
Ministry of Railways signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Government of Odisha for development of Bhubaneswar station as Multi-Model Transport Hub in New Delhi. The multi-modal Hub expected to be completed in three years.
4. NTPC, in collaboration with IOCL, commissioned its first EV charging station
NTPC Ltd. has announced the commissioning of its first electric vehicle (EV) charging station along with the Indian Oil Corporation (IOCL). The charging station has been installed at an IOCL petrol pump in Greater Noida.
5. Gujarat govt signs Sister State MoU with American State Delaware
Gujarat Government & Delaware State of America signed MoU for sister state. Cooperation in the field of services and investment opportunities in GIFT IFSC were discussed during the meeting b/w delegation of Delaware state of America & CM Vijay Rupani.
6. Wipro Infrastructure and BEML sign MoU
Defence PSU BEML Ltd and Wipro Infrastructure Engineering (WIN) have signed an MoU to work together in the areas of aerospace, industrial automation, 3-D printing, artificial intelligence and hydraulic system engineering.
7. Visa, BillDesk partner to roll out interface for recurring payments
Visa, a global leader in payments technology, and BillDesk, leader in the Indian payments business, have partnered to roll out of SI-Hub, a seamless and secure way to make recurring payments using cards with a one-time enrollment.
8. DRDO, MoD and Central University of Jammu sign MoU
DRDO, Ministry of Defence and Central University of Jammu (CUJ) have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for the establishment of Kalam Centre for Science and Technology (KCST) at the university to increase research scholars in these areas.
1. DMI Fin & Mswipe in tie-up to offer credit solutions
Mswipe has tied up with DMI Finance and launched DMI emi Mcard for millennials. The card will enable millennials get instant pre-approved credit of up to ₹1 lakh, which can be repaid in equated monthly instalments.
2. Skill India, IBM to Train ITI Teachers In Artificial Intelligence
Ministry of Skill Development has signed an agreement with IBM where the latter will carry out a nationwide Train-the-Trainer in Basic Artificial Intelligence Skills. IBM aims to train 10,000 faculty members from ITIs across the country over a period of 1 year.
3. ZestMoney partners with PayU for cardless EMI payment
ZestMoney has partnered with PayU to offer the convenience of the Cardless EMI payment option to consumers & increase overall conversions. The lender aims to provide loans of amount starting at ₹ 1000 & going up to ₹ 5 Lakh as per the need of the customer.
4. Tamil Nadu signed MOU with BEL
Tamil Nadu signed a MOU to revive the Tamil Nadu Industrial Explosives Limited in Katpadi by joining hands with Bharat Electronics Limited at an investment of ₹50 crore. It also signed an MOU to expand Infosys Private Limited at an investment of ₹336 crore.