The Gulf Cooperation Council, (GCC), is a union of six countries in the Gulf region -- Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Qatar, Kuwait, Oman and Bahrain.
India's exports to the GCC grew by 58.26 per cent to about USD 44 billion in 2021-22 against USD 27.8 billion in 2020-21, according to data from the commerce ministry.
Subsequently, the couple decided to start an eco-friendly business here. “Since I knew the technical side of machines, the initial plan was to start a machinery production unit,” says Kuriakose.
There are 7,710 Indian migrants in jails across the world, of whom more than 4,000 are in Gulf countries. Most are imprisoned for petty offences.
According to experts, the GCC region holds huge trade potential and a trade agreement would help in further boosting India's exports to that market.
Although it is unclear as to why the film has been banned, sources claim the ban may be due to the LGBTQ content and scenes in the film.
The plan is to create at least one lakh labourers from the State and employ them at various construction sites in Hyderabad and other districts.
Centre scheme promotes cultivation of ‘invasive species’ in State’s coastal villages
Pearl fishing activities carried out from time immemorial along the coast of the Gulf of Mannar came to a grinding halt in 1961 after the oyster stocks waned.
The issue is important for FIFA as beer-maker Budweiser has been a major sponsor for three decades while foreign fans have also questioned what to expect at the November 20-December 18 tournament.
At least eight women from the State landed in jail in Kerala after an agent cheated them offering jobs in Gulf countries.
With the Onam celebrations commencing among the expatriate Kerala communities in the Gulf and Europe, there is an increase in demand for banana leaves from the state.
The UAE wants India to allow Amritsar, Tiruchirapalli, Coimbatore, Kannur, Goa, Bhubaneswar, Guwahati and Pune to become additional points of call for Dubai carriers.
Flights of Air Arabia from Sharjah and Abu Dhabi, Gulf Air from Bahrain, Air India Express from Abu Dhabi, Qatar Airways from Doha and Indigo airline from Doha were re-routed to Kochi airport.
The modus operandi of the rackets came to light after a 23-year-old youth, Yashwanth P of Varappuzha, landed in the custody of enforcement agencies in Qatar for carrying drugs.
The family members allege that the company management told the Saudi Arabian law enforcement authorities that Komuraiah owed money to the firm, resulting in a travel ban.
while Maharashtra has emerged as the top recipient state surpassing Kerala. The report shows Maharashtra now accounts for almost 35% of the total remittances in 2020-21.
Iran’s mission to the United Nations did not respond to a request for comment.
Domestic helps, mostly women, have been left in the lurch, citing that domestic work cannot be regulated without violating the privacy of the employers’ household and the honour of their family.
According to the proposal document accessed by TNIE, Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners has initially planned for a 1GW offshore wind farm which requires 80 wind turbines and foundations.