Minister of State for Civil Aviation (Independent Charge) Civil Aviation, Hardeep Singh Puri has informed that all flights originating from the UK into India stand temporarily suspended from December 22 to-31.
India's record breaking aviation growth continues unabated. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has said that the country saw the fourth highest number of passengers taking off in 2016, up two places from the previous year, overtaking the UK and Brazil.
India is at the fourth position in the world in terms of installed wind power capacity, ahead of Spain, the UK, France and Canada. As on 31 October, 2016, solar energy projects with an aggregate capacity of over 8727.62 MW have been installed in the country
The UK governmentÂ´s evelopment finance institution CDC Group will step up its investments in India despite a slowing economy, stalled reforms and a hyper-competitive private equity landscape, dotted with few exits and dismal returns. CDC has invested $260 million through five transactions in six weeks. Most of this has been through its traditional role as a Â´fund-of-fundsÂ´ investment firm which invests in other private equity funds.