Make in Andhra Pradesh: Inching closer to becoming a reality !!

The AP government has approved four new mega industrial projects which would provide employment to 53,100 people. It looks like that the new innovative industrial policy (2015-20) has started to yield results. The single-desk clearance policy and other proactive measures by the government seem to bringing in the much needed investment flow. SIPB meeting held under…

Andhra creating factory jobs. Foxconn in Sri City crosses 10,000 employees in 16 months

The workforce at Foxconn’s smart phone manufacturing facility in Sri City, currently the only Indian facility run by the Taiwanese electronics manufacturing major, has crossed 10,000 people in a matter of 16 months. With India’s potential market size pegged at 125 million mobile phones in the current year, Foxconn’s relentless capacity addition at Sri City only demonstrates the kind of job creation…

Rain guns, sprinklers, water tankers, MLAs, ministers and special officers: Naidu goes all guns blazing on Rayalaseema agriculture

As reported by PTI: Hours after he declared a “war on drought”, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu on Tuesday said he was the “happiest” man as the skies opened up in the parched Rayalaseema districts of the state, giving fresh hope of saving the standing crop. “My resolve has become fruitful. It rained…