CM Inaugurates India-Myanmar Media Interaction;underlines media’s Role in delivering good governance

Imphal, November 27, 2017 (DIPR): Chief Minister N. Biren inaugurated a two-day Inter-Regional Media Interaction Programme between Myanmar and India at Sangai Hall of Hotel Imphal today. Speaking at the occasion as the Chief Guest, N. Biren stated that the interaction programme had marked the beginning of a new chapter in the bilateral relation of […]

We should nurture our talents and explore our potential: Biswajit

IMPHAL | Nov 25 : Manipur is culturally a very rich State, Works Minister Thongam Biswajit Singh said today, adding that we also have tremendous talent and potential in every field, but we haven’t fully explored our strengths and potential. Speaking at the inaugural function of DeltaTech Skill Institute in Senapati district, Minister Biswajit said […]

Inking 39 MoUs : Opening to investors

Time for locals to be prepared The record is impressive. Thirty nine MoUs signed between the State Government and different Central Government enterprises, companies, investors etc during the two day North East Development Summit and if at all Sangai Festival, 2017 will be remembered in the years to come, it will depend largely on the […]

Over fifteen thousand NPF Active Members reaffirming Dr. Shurhozelie Liezietsu’s Presidentship during its General Convention at Kohima

By Oken Jeet Sandham KOHIMA, Nov 22 (NEPS): Nearly twenty-two thousand Naga People’s Front (NPF) party men and women including over fifteen thousand active members attended the General Convention of NPF led by Dr. Shurhozelie Liezietsu held at Kohima Local Ground on Wednesday. Mention may be made that in compliance with the Election Commission of […]

State inks 39 MoUs as North East Development Summit concludes

IMPHAL | Nov 22: The two-day business summit of Northeast India and Association for South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) countries concluded today at City Convention Centre, Palace Compound signing 39 agreements worth Rs. 4000-5000 crores. Chief minister N. Biren in the valedictory function said that the summit was an effort to showcase and explore the potential […]

CM inaugurates trade expo centre

IMPHAL | Nov 21: Chief Minister N. Biren Singh inaugurated Manipur Trade and Expo Centre at Lamboi Khongnangkhong, Imphal today. The inauguration ceremony was organised under the supervision of department of Textiles, Commerce and Industries, Government of Manipur. Speaking on the occasion, Minister for Commerce and Industries, RD & PR, Power and IPR, Th. Biswajit […]

President of India hails Manipur as ‘Paradise’

Sangai Festival begins with fanfare and gaiety amidst general strike. IMPHAL |Nov 21 : Despite the general strike called by the CorCom, President of India Ram Nath Kovind inaugurated the Manipur Sangai Festival 2017, watched by several hundred delegates and over a thousand spectators at the Bhagyachandra Open Air Theatre (BOAT), Imphal. In his address, […]

12TH NE business summit

Imphal, November 17 2017: Textiles, Commerce and Industries, Works, Power, Rural Development and Panchayati Raj, Administrative Reforms and Information and Public Relations, Minister Thongam Biswajit Singh has invited investors from across the country to visit and invest in the State saying that Manipur will be the gateway of India to South East Asia. He said […]

12TH NE business summit

Imphal, November 17 2017: Textiles, Commerce and Industries, Works, Power, Rural Development and Panchayati Raj, Administrative Reforms and Information and Public Relations, Minister Thongam Biswajit Singh has invited investors from across the country to visit and invest in the State saying that Manipur will be the gateway of India to South East Asia. He said […]

High Ways perspective: Govt. needs seriousness

November 13 accident, at which a cement loaded truck felt at the River near Nungdolan in Tamenglong district after a Bailey Bridge collapsed, has once more draw the attention to the public to the condition of the National Highways in the state. In the last couple of decades, no words of appreciation is heard from […]

Rethinking Japan’s Investment in Manipur

By Jiten Yumnam Development financing by International Financial Institutions such as the Asian Development Bank (ADB), the World Bank (WB), the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) has become more intense in Manipur in recent years. India’s Look East or Act East policy has further facilitated the intrusion and investment of such financial institutions. The ADB […]

CM moots better relations with Myanmar

IMPHAL | Nov 10: Chief minister N. Biren Singh said that Government of Manipur is planning to construct guest houses for Buddhist pilgrims from Myanmar as well as tourists and patients in the State. He was speaking at the inaugural session of International Conference ‘Looking Forward: India Myanmar Relations’ held at Yangon during his four-day […]

Not just the Gateway

Dr I Yaipharemba Manipur will be the centre stage of the India’s ambitious Act East Policy (AEP) in the form of physical corridor. The Trans Asian Highway intended to run from Moreh -Tamu (Myanmar) to Mandalay in Myanmar beside many other projects. The Policy is going to help the Natural Economic Zone (NEZ) i.e. the […]

Geo-politics and role of skill development in India’s Act East Policy,

Lairenjam Niranjan Singh The ancient Holy Puya of Meitei (Holy Book of Meetei) predicted “Nongpok Thong Hangani”, which means “The eastern gate will open”. This prediction in the Holy Puya could not have been more true when the Government of India formulated ‘Look-East Policy’ initiated by Prime Minister P.V. Narasimha Rao (1991-1996) and rigorously pursued […]

Stringent security measures put in place : CM

IMPHAL, Sep 22: Stringent security measures have been put in place to check entry of illegal immigrants at vulnerable areas like Moreh, Jiribam and Churachandpur, stated Chief Minister N Biren. Speaking at a press conference held at the Chief Minister’s Secretariat this evening, N Biren stated that stringent security measures have been taken up at […]

Japan teams up with India for NE, to extend Rs 2,239-Cr loan

New Delhi, September 16 2017: A Memorandum of Understanding to set up India Japan Act East Forum with an aim to marry India’s Act East Policy with Japan’s Free and Open Asia-Pacific strategy in the backdrop of China’s One Belt One Road initiative is among the major agreements signed during Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s […]

Manipur sets up own Act East Policy to boost India’s AEP

New Delhi, September 15 2017: In an effort to unlocking the North East’s potential by enhancing people-to-people connectivity and nourishing the civilisational linkages on the lines of the Government’s ‘Act East Policy’, Manipur has set up its own ‘Act East Policy’ . In an exclusive interview with FE, Manipur Chief Minister N Biren Singh said: […]

Manipur sets up own Act East Policy to boost India’s AEP

New Delhi, Sep 15 : In an effort to unlocking the North East’s potential by enhancing people-to-people connectivity and nourishing the civilisational linkages on the lines of the Government’s ‘Act East Policy’, Manipur has set up its own ‘Act East Policy’.

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India, Myanmar sign 11 agreements Modi meets Suu Kyi, discusses bilateral relations

Nay Pyi Taw, September 06 2017: With New Delhi’s increasing emphasis on its Act East Policy, India and Myanmar on Wednesday signed eight Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) and three agreements in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar to strengthen the multifaceted partnership between the two countries . Myanmar is one of India’s strategic neighbours and shares a […]

State team to join PM’s Myanmar tour

Imphal, September 03 2017: A State delegation led by MLA Susindro (Yaima) would take part in Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Myanmar from September 5 to 7 . Meanwhile, MLA Susindro has charged that Assam Rifles has been abetting insurgency rather than curbing it . Speaking to media persons inside the Chief Minister’s bungalow […]