Events Archive

Centuryply launches NESTA Furniture Store in Kolkata

The City of Joy embraces the authentic, stylish and exclusive furniture destination from the house of Centuryply Highlights- Centuryply plans to open 111 stores with 3.5 million square feet of retail space within the next 3 years The company plans to have about 35 stores in the Eastern Region An ET 500 company and a market leader in Plywood

RFEL finalist in 2012 Elektra Awards

Newport, Isle of Wight, UK – 12 October 2012 – RFEL, who specialize in high performance electronic signal processing solutions, is a finalist in this year’s Elektra Awards in the Embedded System Product of the Year. Its HyperSpeed™ Plus core offers unprecedented performance for Fast Fourier Transforms (FFTs) on an FPGA. http://www.elektraawards.co.uk/elektraawards2012/shortlist-2012 Dr Alex Kuhrt,

The 3rd Steelie Award winners announced at worldsteel-46 in New Delhi

New Delhi, 12 October 2012 – the World Steel Association (worldsteel) hosted its third Steel Awards ceremony at the farewell dinner to close the 46th annual steel industry conference. The trophies, known as Steelies, were awarded in seven categories. The categories, nominations and winners were: 1. Steel Industry website of the year: AISI (Final nominations

Forthcoming Conferences

35th Annual Coal Marketing Days The Seminal Coal Buyers/Sellers Event Date: September 20–21, 2012 Venue: Omni William Penn Hotel, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania coal@platts.com 2nd Annual SBB Steel Raw Materials Europe 2012 Date: September 27-28, 2012 Venue: Hilton Amsterdam • Amsterdam, Netherlands support@platts.com     32nd Coaltrans World Coal Conference Date: 14 – 16 October 2012 Venue:

2012 worldsteel Safety and Health Excellence Recognition

New Delhi, 10 October 2012 – worldsteel has recognised four member companies, China Steel Corporation, Gerdau, NatSteel, and Tata Steel Limited for excellence in their safety and health programmes. Xiaogang Zhang, worldsteel’s Chairman for 2011/2012, said: “The goal of an injury-free work environment is the highest priority for our industry and the safety and health

Students to voice their concern on Extortionary Corruption at Gujarat NRE National Integrity Theme Presentation Contest in I-Fest 2012 at Nirma Univeristy

Ahmedabad, 9th October 2012: ISTE Students’ Chapter of Nirma University is organising its 5th Annual Techno-Cultural Colloquium I-Fest’12 from 11-13th October 2012. I-Fest’12 is aimed at bringing out the best of the brightest minds in colleges across the nation, with an aim to bring out the talents of all the budding engineers by amalgamating their

PM’s inaugural address at the International Seminar on Energy Access

Following is the text of the Prime Minister, Dr Manmohan Singh’s inaugural address at the International Seminar on Energy Access in New Delhi today: “I am very pleased to be here today to inaugurate the International Seminar on Energy Access. India is privileged to host this important seminar during the ‘International Year of Sustainable Energy for

Rio Tinto Investor Seminar

Rio Tinto is holding an investor seminar in London and New York today that includes an in-depth look at its Copper product group and its Technology & Innovation group. Highlights from the presentations: • Rio Tinto’s strategy of maximising shareholder value by investing in and operating large, long-term, cost-competitive mines and assets is unchanged. •

Seminar on Aquifer Management Focuses on Equitable, Safe and Sustainable Management of Ground Water

A two day seminar on National Project on Aquifer Management began in New Delhi today. Organized by Central Ground Water Board the seminar provides a platform for exchange of ideas among different stakeholders on aquifer management. The Seminar is being attended by more than 200 participants including planners and administrators from various ministries of Govt.

Sustainable Performance & Corporate Governance Rewards from ICC