Pursuing the vision of growth and development of Panamanian, President Mr. Laurentino Cortizo’s, a Panamanian delegation under the guidance of Mr. Ramon E Martinez, Minister for Commerce and Industries, Republic of Panama, today in its historical Panamanian delegation met at World Trade Centre, Mumbai on October 29 at 3:30 PM.
The program named as Panama Meets India is supported by Panama’s Honorable Ambassador in India, Mr. Ricardo Berna. The delegation of Republic of Panama consisted of Mr. Richard Kilborn – National Investment Director, Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Republic of Panama and Punjabi Panamanian Mr. Hardeep Bhullar, Director, Marketing Investment and Promotion, Ministry of Commerce and Industries, Panama.
Ms. Rupa Naik, Senior Director, World Trade Center, Mumbai open the session with her the Welcome remarks followed by presentation on Trade & Investment by Mr. Raj Kumar Sharma, President ILAC.
In his Special address to the meet Mr. Richard Kilborn said that international trade has changed tremendously and is perfected by introduction and application of IT enabled services in each and every field of trade. Indian business can now cater the Latin American region with their products and supplies across central America through Panama as it houses the world’s most advance Port facilities, Trade free zone, SEZ’s, Logistic support facilities, with better shipping containers and supertanker. Due to the advances in transportation, technology and geo-political relations, Indian companies can now maximize and expand their potential in ways that wouldn’t have been possible in the past.
Panama government efforts are supported by monetary and fiscal policies designed to improve the enabling environment. He further added Panama is one of the most stable and fastest growing economies in Latin America.
Mr. Hardeep Bhullar, who have been visiting different parts of India appreciating the economic energy and dynamism spoke on issue pertaing to Investment opportunity, promotion of bilateral relations with due emphasis on Logistics, Financial and Banking relation, IT enabled services, Tourism, Media and Entertainment, Agriculture, Pharmaceuticals, business opportunities and policy perspective of Panama. He discussed how Indian companies can also work towards leveraging the opportunities arising from the growth in high demand for IT products and services within the Central American region as Panama is commercial hub of the Central America and how Panama -United States Trade Promotion.
Agreement further gives direct access to market of USA as an investor in Panama. Apart, Panama has Preferential Trade Agreement and / or Free Trade Agreements with almost all the Latin American countries, USA, Canada, Mexico, Colombia, Peru, Chile.
The convener and coordinator of this meet, Mr. Prabhakar Sharan, Vice President (Indo Latin America Chamber of Commerce, Panama, Central America) an eminent Educationalist, Entrepreneur, Actor and Producer, who since last 15 years had been significant in developing relation between India & Latin American countries informed that owing to its competitive advantage in the sector, pharmaceutical products have also emerged as one of India’s main exports to LAC, accounting for nearly 3.3 percent of the region’s imports. Some Indian pharma companies have also set up manufacturing units in the region. Besides supplying to the local markets, these units also export to the US and other countries outside the region. Such mutually beneficial arrangements increase revenues for Indian firms, help develop cost-competitive healthcare services in the LAC region, and also lead to export of low-cost generic drugs from the region to other geographies. He further added that Governments of Latin America, including Panama have opened up their markets and reduced import tariffs. They are privatizing their state enterprises. They are according priority to the modernization/improvement of existing infrastructure and creation of new infrastructure, mega-engineering projects, energy projects, and IT & ITES, in which Indian companies have earned international reputation. He also added in Information Technology sector, Indian IT firms are also establishing business partnerships in LAC countries. The region has a huge pool of multi-lingual, cost-effective professionals which Indian companies are leveraging for a near-shore business model. Under this model, Indian companies use the units in the region for providing services to their North American clients for 12 hours from the same time zone, and the remaining 12 hours from India.
Indian companies can work towards leveraging the opportunities arising from the growth in demand for IT products and services within the region. He also added that trade with Panama gain more significance as US Dollar has legally circulated in Panama and in practice, the USD is used in day-to-day transaction, which is also legal tender.
ILACC, Advisor, Mr. Umesh Unnikrishnan made announcement of Upcoming Event in Panama/Costa-Rica. Lastly Vijay G. Kalantri, President –AIAI and Mr. N. K. Mishra Director – ILACC, thanked, Panama’s Honorable Ambassador in India, Mr. Ricardo Berna , Panamanian and Indian business delegates along with Mr. Prashant Kumar Panakaj, Cahirman Deo Bhumi Group and Kamal M. Morarka, Chairman – MVIRDC and for making this meet a successful event. Mr. Prashant Kumar Pankaj has been one of the key people in organizing the visit of Panamanian delegation in India.
——-Wasim Siddique (Fame Media)
रिपब्लिक ऑफ पनामा, के डेलीगेशन की मुलाकात इंडियन बिज़नेस डेलीगेशन से।
पनामा मीट्स इंडिया २०१९।
मिस्टर लौरेंटिनो कॉर्टिजोस (पनामा के प्रेसिडेंट) के डेवलोपमेन्ट एव तरक्की के विज़न के उद्देश्य से एक डेलीगेशन, वहाँ के कॉमर्स एव इंडस्ट्रीज मिनिस्टर मिस्टर रामोन इ मार्टिनेज, के नेतृत्व में २९ ऑक्टोबर को वर्ल्ड ट्रेड सेंटर में भारतीय प्रतिनिधियों से मुलाकात की। इस आयोजन के कन्वेनर एव कोऑर्डिनेटर मिस्टर प्रभाकर शरण (वाईस प्रेसिडेंट, इंडो लैटिन अमेरिका चैम्बर ऑफ कॉमर्स, पनामा, सेंट्रल अमेरिका), थे जो एक प्रतिष्ठित एडुकेशनिलिस्ट, एक्टर एवं निर्माता हैं।
“पनामा मीट्स इंडिया” नामक इस कार्यक्रम को पनामा के, भारत में आदरणीय अम्बेस्डर मिस्टर रिकार्डो बेरना का सहयोग प्राप्त था। इस डेलीगेशन में मिस्टर रिचर्ड किलबोर्न (नेशनल इन्वेस्टमेंट निदेशक), मिनिस्टर ऑफ कॉमर्स एंड इंडस्ट्री (रिपब्लिक ऑफ पनामा) और पंजाबी पनामानियाँ मिस्टर हरदीप भुल्लर (ये पनामा के मिनिस्ट्री ऑफ कॉमर्स एंड इंडस्ट्री में, मार्केटिंग इन्वेस्टमेंट एंड प्रोमोशन के निदेशक हैं) शामिल थे।
कार्यक्रम की शुरुआत वर्ल्ड ट्रेड सेंटर की सीनियर डायरेक्टर मिस रूपा नाइक ने अतिथियों का स्वागत कर किया, जिसके बाद मिस्टर राजकुमार शर्मा (ILAC प्रेसिडेंट) द्वारा ट्रेड एंड इन्वेस्टमेंट पर एक खास प्रेजेंटेशन प्रस्तुत किया गया।
अपने विशेष भाषण में मिस्टर रिचर्ड किलबोर्न ने अंतरराष्ट्रीय व्यापार के बदलते स्वरूप पर रोशनी डालते हुए बताया कि अब हर क्षेत्र के हर विभाग में आई टी का दखल हो चुका है, जिसकी वजह से अंतरराष्ट्रीय स्तर पर व्यापार करना आसान हो गया है।
मिस्टर हरदीप भुल्लर जो भारत अक्सर आते रहते हैं, उन्होंने कहा आज इंडिया इकोनॉमिक के लिहाज से काफी तरक्की पर है, और इन बढ़ते फाइनेंसियल एवं बैंकिंग रिलेशन एव आई टी की वजह से अंतरराष्ट्रीय स्तर पर व्यापारिक तरक्की होगी।
Enigma Event Management Co which is working in this Fashion Industry since from 2005 and done lots of Fashion show events in all over india as well as in Dubai, and Motivated the Models from all over india and given a platform.
Mr Deepak Chaturvedi Director of Enigma Event Management Co is now organising Grand Fashion Show Contest In Thailand ( Bangkok) and selected Few Contestants for Mr /Miss & Mrs Category Models from all over India and given them a huge platform on International level show title “ENIGMA MR / MISS / MRS INDIA INTERNATIONAL “. Event Partner – Mr Pradeep Pali, Mr Jaideep.
Event Supported by : Mr Anup Sharma / Mrs Ranu Sharma, Fashion Choreographer : Mr Mayur Da, Makeup and hair styling artist : Mrs Preeti Haral, Dress Designer : Miss Ananya Gupta / Mr Ankit Tyagi, Anchor : Mr Lucky Tarar, Show Director : Mr Deepak Chaturvedi ( Enigma Event Management Co).
Gagan kumar has showcased his magical creations, ” Vintage Glitter Queen” collection is India Fashion & Lifestyle Confluence, at Hotel Al Habtoor Polo Resort, Dubai. Renown actress Prachi Desai has glorified the stage as the showstopper. Her gracious presence made the show more glamorizing. Looking forward to see more wonders by the designer everyday & forever.
Gagan Kumar is a designer born in Odisha and now creating wonders in garment design field. Gagan studied designing from J D Institute of Fashion Technology, Delhi. After finishing his fashion designing studies he got settled in Mumbai. The trend, glamour, Beauty and make somebody happy with the beautiful outfit for her/his special day- really whom you don’t know personally, still you try hard to make them look gorgeous made Gagan inspire towards design field.
Gagan loves to design outfits of bright colour with work of zari and sequence, which are basically inspired from Rajputana collection and says hits his speciality. Gagan also use drape, zari with sequence makes the outfit look grand using rich fabrics like satin, broked, cotton silk, raw silk, pure silk, sambalpuri silk (being from Odhisa he prefer this material). Gagan kumar has been designing garments for a lots of regional films and has designed couture garment for many celebrities like Sushmita Sen, Anil Kapoor, Raveena Tandon, mink brar, Koena Mitra, Tina Dutta, Sameera reddy, Rashmi Desai, Anita Hansnadani, Mrunal jain, Manasvi mamgai, Sana Saeed, Pooja Chopra, Prachi Mishra , mandana Karimi , Bruna Abdullaha , Sneha Ullal , arbaz khan ,Sonu Sood and many more supermodels.
हिंदी फिल्म द हंड्रेड बक्स का श्रीलंका में हुआ प्रमोशन
बॉलीवुड दिग्गज दुष्यंत सिंह द्वारा निर्देशित फीचर फिल्म द हंड्रेड बक्स का प्रमोशन श्रीलंका की राजधानी कोलंबो में संपन्न हुआ उपरोक्त कार्यक्रम में श्रीलंका के पूर्व राष्ट्रपति श्री महेंद्र राजा पक्ष विशेष रूप से उपस्थित थे ।
इस अवसर पर फिल्म की टीम में प्रोड्यूसर डॉक्टर प्रतिमा तोतला श्री वैभव तोमर डॉक्टर रितु सिंह फिल्म के निर्देशक दुष्यंत सिंह वह फिल्म की मुख्य अभिनेत्री कविता विशेष रूप से मौजूद थी इस अवसर पर श्री लंका फिल्म जगत की भी कई हस्तियां मौजूद रहे जिनमें मशहूर श्रीलंकन पार्श्वगायक प्रियानाथ रत्नायके भी मौजूद थे ।
श्री महिंदा राजपक्षे ने फिल्म के फर्स्ट लुक की तारीफ करते हुए कहा के श्रीलंका में अंतरराष्ट्रीय फिल्मकारों का स्वागत है वही फिल्म निर्देशक दुष्यंत सिंह ने इसे एक अविस्मरणीय क्षण बताया फिल्म की मुख्य अभिनेत्री कविता के मुताबिक या उनके लिए एक सपने जैसा है के उनके द्वारा अभिनीत पहली फिल्म का प्रमोशन किसी देश के राष्ट्राध्यक्ष के हाथों से हो रहा है । फिल्म की रिलीजिंग व प्रमोशन की तैयारियां बृहद रूप से अंतरराष्ट्रीय स्तर पर की जा रही है उम्मीद है यह फिल्म सफलता के नए आयाम लिखेगी .
वर्ल्ड आईकॉन अवॉर्ड्स प्रतिवर्ष विदेश में आयोजित किए जा रहे वर्ल्ड आईकॉन अवॉर्ड्स समारोह की श्रंखला में इस वर्ष भी श्रीलंका की राजधानी कोलंबो के ऐतिहासिक बीएमआईसीएच सभागार में समारोह का आयोजन भव्य तरीके से संपन्न हुआ अवार्ड में श्रीलंका के पूर्व राष्ट्रपति श्री महिंदा राजपक्षे बतौर मुख्य अतिथि मौजूद थे ।
कार्यक्रम के निर्देशक दुष्यंत सिंह ने बताया कि समारोह में तकरीबन 8 देशों की हस्तियों ने अपनी मौजूदगी दर्ज कराई कार्यक्रम में निर्णायक मंडल के सदस्य क्रमशः श्री अतुल मोहन श्री विभव तोमर श्री प्रदीप चांदीरामानी डॉक्टर रितु सिंह व अवार्ड की प्रतिनिधि डॉक्टर प्रतिमा तोतला मुख्य रूप से मौजूद थी । कार्यक्रम का संचालन बॉलीवुड हस्ती व निर्देशक दुष्यंत सिंह ने किया श्री महिंदा राजपक्षे ने कार्यक्रम की बेहद प्रशंसा की व वैश्विक तौर पर ऐसे कार्यक्रमों की निरंतरता पर जोर दिया कुल मिलाकर श्रीलंका की धरती पर या एक शानदार आयोजन था ।
Simrin Choudhrie and Bhanu Choudhrie are facing off in London’s High Court
Mr Choudrie is son of billionaire and major Lib Dem supporter Sudhir Choudhrie
Judge, Mr Justice Cohen, said no detail of the private hearing could be reported
The pair have have both hired top barristers in their ‘£100m divorce fight’
A Secret Millionaire star and her estranged businessman husband have hired top barristers in ‘£100m divorce fight’. Wealthy interior designer Simrin Choudhrie and estranged husband Bhanu Choudhrie, who is the son of an Indian billionaire, are fighting in the Family Division of the High Court in London. Baroness Fiona Shackleton, who represented Sir Paul McCartney, Prince Charles and Monty Python’s John Cleese in their divorce cases, is fighting in Mrs Choudhrie’s corner. Nicknamed ‘Steel Magnolia’ for her resolute demeanour, Baroness Shackleton sits as a Tory peer in the House of Lords.
Mr Choudhrie, son of billionaire and major Lib Dem donor Sudhir Choudhrie, has hired Ayesha Vardag, a favourite among ‘ultra-high-net-worth- clients dubbed the ‘Diva of Divorce’.
The couple and their legal teams attended a preliminary hearing at the Royal Courts of Justice Family Division today.
Mr Justice Cohen said no detail of the private hearing could be reported.
Indian-British businessman Mr Choudhrie, 40, has global investments in healthcare, hospitality, banking, real estate, aviation and utilities.
Both he and his father have donated to the Lib Dems, while Mrs Choudhrie has worked as a campaign assistant for the party’s former deputy leader Simon Hughes.
She is now best known as an interior designer after boosting her profile in a 2010 appearance on reality show The Secret Millionaire, which saw her go undercover.
The Choudhries reportedly lived together in a £20million Grade II listed home in London’s Belgravia before their relationship soured.
Their divorce case was adjourned following today’s preliminary hearing.
Zurich: Filmmaker Chanderkant Sharma and his Cinemirchi Production team reaches Switzerland after the glorious Cannes journey with his movie ‘THE GREAT INDIAN CASINO’. The marketing of the movie took a different turn after the Producer decided to take it to global movie territories because of its international potential.
The movie directed by Rupesh Paul has already garnered great attention from the industry due to its fresh making narrative. Director Rupesh Paul known for movies like My name is RaGa’ is also travelling South East Asia this week to promote the movie.
“The Bollywood has a big unexplored market especially in Europe. Even the native Europeans are big fans of our style of filmmaking. This is the area we are focusing in marketing of THE GREAT INDIAN CASINO. Rupesh Paul’s expertise and knowledge in the international movie industry has helped us to open up new opportunities for our movie” said Chanderkant Sharma while promoting his movie in the Swiss capital.
Kuwait: Aries Group, one of the largest multinational conglomerates in the Middle East pressing ahead with a billion dollar investment plan in Kuwait . Aries Group chairman and CEO Sohan Roy said the investment is planned mainly into Marine/Offshore/Oil & Gas and Petrochemicals.
While talking to the media after a a one day Conference “KUWAIT SYMPOSIUM “held at Jumeriah Messilah Hotel, Kuwait, he said that Kuwait is an investment priority for Aries Group. “There is a lot of growth potential. We are looking at additional investments in Kuwait.
Broadening our horizon for the global Oil & Gas/ Petrochemicals industry, we humbly acknowledge that we are far short of what is desirable,” said Mr Roy, founder chairman & CEO of Aries Group of Companies.
Aries Marine, the flagship company of the group and the largest ship design and consultancy firm in the Middle East, will increase its market share in marine. The group will also strengthen its operations in various sectors by 2020 and will expand operations to more countries in the coming years.
The one day Conference held at Kuwait witnessed the distribution of IMC Excellence Award and global industry experts participation as speakers, panellists and delegates outlining the key updates about the Marine, Offshore and Oil & Gas Industry.
Aimed at key decision makers and high level policy takers within the Marine/Offshore/Oil & Gas sector, the event took place at a time when there is growing optimism about the future of many sectors of the regional shipping business.
The Conference aimed to focus on key market trends, giving attendees a unique insight into the opportunities that exist. The intention was to leave attendees with much clearer idea about future trade patterns, and market influences, so they are better placed build the foundations for longer term business growth.
In addition to getting vital knowledge on the industry, the conference offered the perfect networking environment to meet, exchange ideas and connect with your industry peers. The event also provided a right platform to network, strike deals, forge relations and take business to next level. This event was intended set a benchmark for future events.
Topics for Press Conference were Effective adaptability of Oil & Gas companies in Operating Safely in Deep Water, Future challenges of Oil Exploration, Analysis of fluctuating oil Prices and its impact on the Offshore Sector, Improving Capital Efficiency of Major Projects, Safety & Security, Challenges in Oil & Gas Construction and Installation in the region, Offshore Renewable Energy- Prospects in Middle East, Trends, Market Forecast and Future of Worldwide Offshore Oil and Gas Design Issues and Trends for Offshore Service Vessels, Efficiency improvement in Services to Offshore – Innovations and Developments, Pipelines/Moorings: Design and Construction, Life Extension issues of Offshore Assets, Asset Integrity Managements, Rules And Regulation , Classification Society Focus, Global Oil Price Analysis: What is the Impact?, Advanced Designs, Technologies and Innovations in Floating Technology, Asset Integrity & Offshore Decommissioning.
After three successful International tours, FitZup is all set to reveal yet another exquisite destination. This time it is UNESCO nominated ‘The Cultural Capital of the Arab World’, Sharjah – a weekend getaway waiting to happen for the keen outbound Indian traveler.
FitZup along with a team of top Indian celebrities will explore the amazing experiences of this land. The emirate of Sharjah is well-known for its rich, cultural heritage – an identity that has been recognized a number of times as shown by richly deserved awards; the Cultural Capital of the Arab World 1998 and Islamic Culture Capital 2014. It is a vibrant city with an exciting food and arts scene, a heritage area that is the largest restoration project in the region along with various commercial centers and over 22 museums.
Sharjah is the perfect example of a place where past meets present and the cultural values and heritage are truly part of everyday life…visit the Cultural emirate and immerse yourself in the art, science, values and traditions of the region.
The core purpose of ‘Say Sharjah’ focuses on the idea that if you say any experience like Adventure, Family Fun, Shopping, History, Culture or Food; Sharjah offers that and more. For Indians, the celebrities will showcase the range of activities from adventure like dune driving, to the exhibitions, to the beaches and enjoying special Emirati warmth and hospitality.
We have vibrant and glamorous celebrities with us on board for the ‘Say Sharjah’ Travel Show who will be exploring this rich Emirate and they are Kanchi Singh, Rohan Mehra, Helly Shah, Tanya Sharma & Abigail Pande.
Sunny Arora, Founder of FitZup says, “FitZup Travel is one of the main vertical of FitZup. We plan to collaborate with various destinations which are unexplored and offbeat and promote it in the Indian Market. We organize the conceptual tours with Tourism boards to create a tremendous informative content. The reason to zero in on Sharjah was because of its rich culture, heritage, arts, food and many more intriguing attractions that this city has to offer which remain unexplored. In addition, the emirate offers a great opportunity for a weekend getaway for Indians; close-by, affordable and amazing! We shall boost this exposure through celebrities’ digital reach. They will keep audiences engaged sharing exclusive pictures and videos from their Sharjah journey. We can’t wait to discover Sharjah; yet another FitZup Travel’s show.”
Mr. Khalid Jasim Al Midfa, Chairman, Sharjah Commerce & Tourism Development Authority (SCTDA) says, “We are very excited to unveil this amazing destination, with offerings and attractions which every traveler desires. Sharjah is a perfect Weekend Getaway, close, affordable and exciting for all ages, hearts & souls!”
The announcement event of “Say Sharjah” took place at Autumn Bar & Bistro, Andheri West.