Odisha signs MoU with Prasanthi Foundation for free cardiac treatment of poor children

Bhubaneswar, November 19: The Odisha Government on Thursday signed an MoU with Prasanthi Medical Services and Research Foundation for extention of free cardiac treatment services to the poor and needy children of Odisha for next two years at Sathya Sai Heart Hospital in Ahamedabad. Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik, Supreme Court judge Justice Vineet Saran, Orissa […]

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Odisha signs MoU with KSINC to strengthen water-based tourism

Bhubaneswar: The State Tourism Department on Thursday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Kerala Shipping and Inland Navigation Corporation (KSINC) to acquire technical support in planning and developing diverse water tourism and recreation products. Besides Asia’s largest brackish water lagoon Chilika lake, Odisha boasts a 482 km coastline and eight major reservoirs and several […]

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Tech Mahindra, TATA Strive to help Odisha in skilling youth, creating jobs

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Government on Monday signed MoUs with Tech Mahindra and TATA Strive for setting up of Centre of Excellence in artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning and international BPO and imparting life skills in Government ITIs. The Skill Development and Technical Education (SD&TE) Department signed the MoU and two agreements with the Tech Mahindra […]

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Odisha inks pact with J-PAL to maximise impact of anti-poverty programmes

Bhubaneswar: As part of 5T initiative, the Odisha Government has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL) South Asia, co-founded by Nobel Laureates, Abhijit Banerjee and Esther Duflo to maximise impact of anti-poverty programmes. Under the MoU, J-PAL will to provide technical assistance to scale up evidence-based […]

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Electric buses to roll out in Bhubaneswar, Cuttack & Puri soon

Bhubaneswar: Electric buses will ply in Bhubaneswar, Cuttack and Puri soon, informed Science and Technology Minister Ashok Chandra Panda in the Assembly on Saturday. “In order to promote clean and green energy, we will soon introduce electric buses within 100 km range in Bhubaneswar, Cuttack and Puri,” said Panda while responding to query of increasing […]

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OREDA, NEERI sign MoU to develop Biju Patnaik Energy Park

Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Renewable Energy Development Agency (OREDA) has signed an MoU with National Environmental Engineering Research Institute (NEERI), Nagpur to give support as Transaction Advisor for up-gradation and operation of Biju Patnaik Energy Park, Bhubaneswar. This was revealed in a review meeting chaired by Science and Technology, Public Enterprises and Social Security and Empowerment […]

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AIIMS signs MoU for Biju Swasthya Kalyan Yojana

Bhubaneswar: A memorandum of understanding (MoU) was signed between the All India Institute of Medical Science (AIIMS) Bhubaneswar and Health and Family Welfare Department on Tuesday for providing free treatment under the State Government’s flagship Biju Swasthya Kalyan Yojana (BSKY), which was launched on August 15 last year. Now, NSKY beneficiaries will get free medical […]

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Celebrating womanhood: Pact signed for improving women livelihood through skill development

New Delhi: On the occasion of International Women’s Day, a memorandum of understanding (MoU) was signed between the Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship and Women and Child Development on Friday to strengthen skill development initiatives and provide women with self-employment and entrepreneurship opportunities. The MoU was signed between the Skill India and Ministry of […]

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Rs 10-crore Credit Guarantee Fund for FPOs

Bhubaneswar: NABAKISAN Ltd, a subsidiary of NABARD on Tuesday signed a MoU with the Agriculture and Farmers’ Empowerment Department for providing access to collateral free loan facilities by farmer producer organisations (FPOs) in the State from the financial institutions. The MoU encompasses creation of a separate Credit Guarantee Fund to the tune of Rs 10 […]

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ICAR-IIPR Regional Centre to set up in OUAT

Bhubaneswar: A memorandum of understanding (MoU) was signed between ICAR-Indian Institute of Pulse Research, Kanpur and Odisha University of Agriculture and Technology (OUAT) for establishment of Regional Research Centre of ICAR-IIPR in Bhubaneswar on Tuesday. The proposed centre will cater the need for development of various breeding materials of pulse crops such as pigeonpea, mungbean, […]

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