Andhra Pradesh Archive

1st Araku Balloon Festival To Make The Skies Come Alive At Araku Valley, Andhra Pradesh

To boost adventure tourism in the state, Andhra Pradesh Tourism in association with E-Factor Adventure Tourism Pvt. Ltd – a prominent company in India that operates commercial hot air balloon rides, under its SkyWaltz brand, is organizing the 1st Araku Balloon Festival from November 14 – 16, 2017.  The festival will have balloons flying over the beautiful valley region of Araku giving

IFAD invests $75 million to help mitigate drought in Andhra Pradesh

New Delhi, 7 September 2017 – The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and the Government of India have signed an agreement today to improve incomes and strengthen drought resilience for 165,000 farming households in the five driest districts in Andhra Pradesh. The financial and project agreements for the Andhra Pradesh Drought Mitigation Project were signed

Tata Trusts aids data driven governance in select districts of Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, Odisha and Jharkhand

Over 300 data points collected through Tata Trusts’ technology-backed data intensive micro-planning initiative   Launches data- dashboards for MPs and gram panchayats to strengthen the Village Development Plans in Balasore after Vijayawada, Chandrapur and West Singhbum Data driven governance has impacted 17 lakh people in 1248 villages so far Data collected on Aadhar enrollment, LPG

PHILIP MORRIS INTERNATIONAL’S PROGRAM ELIMINATING CHILD LABOUR USE IN TOBACCO FARMING IN ANDHRA PRADESH AND KARNATAKA

BENGALURU, June 16: IPM India, the wholesale trading arm of Philip Morris International (PMI) in India, has reported a significant improvement in school attendance as a result of its programs directed at reduction and elimination of the use of child labour by tobacco growers. The project on “Prevention of Child labour and Rural Development in

Andhra Pradesh signs MoUs with VISA, Thomson Reuters for fintech

In addition to VISA and Thomson Reuters, Fitech Valley Vizag has also previously signed 13 MOUs with key fintech influencers Fintech Valley Spring Conference 2017 will take place on March 9-10, 2017 in Vizag Wednesday, February 22, 2017: The Honourable Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, Shri Nara Chandrababu Naidu today presided over the signing of

Amaravathi, the new state capital of Andhra Pradesh has the potential to become a world class city: Knight Frank India

~ The upcoming state capital will usher in a new era of real estate development within the Andhra Pradesh Capital Region and in the state of Andhra Pradesh ~ Hyderabad, August 04, 2016: Knight Frank India, the leading global property consultants today released an exhaustive report on the two upcoming state capitals–Amaravathi & Naya Raipur.

Infosys Foundation Builds Houses to Rehabilitate Communities Affected by Cyclone Hudhud that Struck Andhra Pradesh in 2014 

Vishakhapatnam – July 25, 2016: Infosys Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Infosys, today announced that it will be handing over a residential enclave of 200 houses to families that were rendered homeless in the aftermath of cyclone HudHud that struck Andhra Pradesh in October 2014. HudHud, a very severe tropical cyclonic storm, wreaked havoc when it

Cisco Delivers on Vision of Andhra Pradesh as a Digital State

Announces strategic initiatives to accelerate the digital transformation of Andhra Pradesh Cisco signs MoU with GoAP to boost local innovation, enhance research, foster entrepreneurship, and accelerate economic competitiveness and citizen engagement in the state   Visakhapatnam, India, March 17, 2016 – Cisco today announced a series of strategic initiatives to help accelerate the digital transformation

CII-Partnership Summit in Vizag, Andhra Pradesh – Leela Rani. Dondapati

January 13,2016 Vishakapatnam: In an ever changing global environment, how different economies could collaborate, share responsibilities to overcome global challenges. How to bring different stakeholders to contribute to this cause, was the thought shared and discussed with the august gathering at the 22 edition of the CII flagship event with the theme ‘Partnership for a

World Economic Forum to Support Andhra Pradesh in Assessing Indian State’s Competitiveness

  World Economic Forum to help Andhra Pradesh government assess the state’s level of competitiveness Forum benchmarking methods, including use of the Global Competitiveness Index, will be used to identify economy’s strengths and weaknesses Data-driven, evidence-based policy-making will play an important role in the government’s strategy to spur economic growth More information about the World