Advertisement
Thursday, Sep 23, 2021
Outlook.com
Outlook.com

German envoy calls on Punjab CM Amarinder Singh

German envoy calls on Punjab CM Amarinder Singh
outlookindia.com
1970-01-01T05:30:00+0530
Chandigarh, Jul 27 (PTI) German Ambassador to India Walter J Lindner called on Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh here and the two discussed strategies to explore new trade and investment opportunities in the state, according to a government statement issued here on Tuesday.

Singh extended his government''s full support to Lindner, who evinced keen interest in investing in the key sectors of mobility, engineering, pharmaceuticals, chemicals and renewable energy in Punjab, it said.

The German envoy called on the chief minister on Monday evening.

During the meeting, the CM underscored the major reforms including a one-stop shop for all regulatory clearances for setting up a business venture, undertaken by the state government to boost the ease of investment and doing business, the statement said.

Singh also invited more German companies to come and experience the investor-friendly ecosystem in the state, which is already home to multiple German investments, including Metro Cash and Carry, CLAAS and Vibracoustics, it said.

Principal Secretary, Investment Promotion, Alok Shekhar apprised the German envoy that ''Invest Punjab'' held a session in June for German companies operating in the state to ensure continued business success for them, the statement said.

Invest Punjab CEO Rajat Aggarwal said German companies have made investments in the state across various sectors such as auto components, manufacturing and renewable energy, it said.

Of these, Verbio is setting up a paddy straw based bio-CNG project at various locations and Graepel''s Punjab unit manufactures perforated metal sheets and ventilation grids for agriculture and construction machinery, the statement said.

Vibracoustics, as the sole supplier of automotive NVH (noise, vibration and harshness) solutions for BMW and Ford, is currently in the process of expansion and consolidation of operations in Punjab by setting up a state-of-the-art auto component-manufacturing unit, it said. PTI CHS VSD DIV

DIV


Disclaimer :- This story has not been edited by Outlook staff and is auto-generated from news agency feeds. Source: PTI

More from Website

DC Vs SRH: Rishabh Pant Heaps Praise On Anrich Nortje After Delhi Capitals' Big Win In IPL 2021

DC Vs SRH: Rishabh Pant Heaps Praise On Anrich Nortje After Delhi Capitals' Big Win In IPL 2021

Anrich Norte returned with figures of 2/12 in his 4 overs, but more importantly scared David Warner with raw pace in a lethal spell.

IPL 2021, DC Vs SRH: Clinical Delhi Capitals Thrash Sunrisers Hyderabad By 8-wickets

IPL 2021, DC Vs SRH: Clinical Delhi Capitals Thrash Sunrisers Hyderabad By 8-wickets

Delhi Capitals chased down a target of 135 runs in Dubai on Wednesday to hand Sunrisers Hyderabad the seventh defeat in eight matches.

ATK Mohun Bagan Knocked Out Of AFC Cup After FC Nasaf Blitz

ATK Mohun Bagan Knocked Out Of AFC Cup After FC Nasaf Blitz

It was embarrassing for ATK Mohun Bagan as FC Nasaf, are currently placed fifth in the Uzbekistan Super League.

More from Outlook Magazine

Crouching Tigers

Crouching Tigers

Ghee Bowman brings to light the forgotten story of an Indian force’s role in the Battle of France and their fighting withdrawal through Dunkirk. In this excerpt, individual units arrive in northern France and take their positions, awaiting the Wehrmacht onslaught.

Outlook-ICARE India’s Top Universities Rankings 2021: Top 21 Private Medical Universities

Outlook-ICARE India’s Top Universities Rankings 2021: Top 21 Private Medical Universities

Outlook's annual ranking of India’s top 21 Private Medical Universities in 2021 will help students make an informed choice.

Outlook-ICARE India’s Top Universities Rankings 2021: Top 15 Government Medical Universities

Outlook-ICARE India’s Top Universities Rankings 2021: Top 15 Government Medical Universities

Outlook's annual ranking of India’s top 15 Government Medical Universities in 2021 will help students make an informed choice.

Advertisement

Outlook Newsletters

Advertisement