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Current Affairs 21 December 2017
1. Andhra Pradesh Government Signs Agreements with Alphabet X
The legislature of Andhra Pradesh went into a concurrence with the moonshot production line of Alphabet (prior Google) X to bring the leap forward Free Space Optical. Correspondence (FSOC) innovation so as to give web through the administration Fiber grid venture. This relationship with X labs to execute FSOC in AP is first of its kind on the planet to give remote web association at a higher speed of up to 20Gbps and to a separation of up to 20kms
2. AU Small Finance Bank Joins Hands with Sahaj e-Village
AU Small Finance Bank reported marking a MoU with Sahaj e-Village for broadening its keeping money benefit in remote territories through Business Correspondent Agent (BC) show. With this MoU, AU Bank will have the capacity to additionally cultivate its central goal of money related consideration and more noteworthy client outreach. According to the assertion, the BCs will go about as a go between the Bank and the clients in the inside areas where the Bank does not have a nearness.
3. Indeed Bank, EIB to Co-back $400 mn for Clean Power Projects
Indeed Bank and the European Investment Bank will co-back $400-million subsidizing for sustainable power age in the nation. The new financing system will streamline financing for a scope of sustainable power source ventures being assembled and worked by driving Indian enterprises and private segment engineers. Of the $400-million, the EIB will finance $200 million, while the rest will be bolstered by YES Bank, the task promoters, and other money-related establishments. The EIB advance of $200 million has a tenor of 15 years.
4. Focal Government Gives Green Nod for Kaleshwaram Project in Telangana
The Telangana express government’s lofty Kaleshwaram Lift Irrigation Scheme (KLIS) has, at last, got the Green Nod from the local government. The master examination board of trustees (EAC) of the Union Ministry of Environment and Forest prescribed the “proposition for conceding of ecological freedom” in its meeting held in Delhi. The green gesture for the task will be a major lift to the state government.
5. Kiren Rijiju Inaugurates Training of Training of Trainers Program for Sendai Framework
The Union Minister of State for Home Affairs, Shri Kiren Rijiju, initiated the primary national-level preparing of mentors program to sharpen different Central Ministries and Departments on the use of Sendai Monitor for creating activity gets ready for Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) in New Delhi. The three-day program was composed by the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) as a team with the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction-Global Education and Training Institute (UNISDR-GETI).
6. Assam Signs MOU With Isha Foundation to Save Rivers
The Assam government marked a MoU with Isha Foundation to preserve and revive the streams of Assam. Assam turned into the 6th state in the nation to sign MoU with non-benefit making and otherworldly association, the Isha establishment. The understanding was marked by Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal.
7. India and Sri Lanka Completes the second Phase of Joint Oceanographic Survey
The Assam government marked a MoU with Isha Foundation to monitor and restore the waterways of Assam. Assam turned into the 6th state in the nation to sign MoU with non-benefit making and profound association, the Isha establishment. The assertion was marked by Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal.
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