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“See tremendous potential in growing Goa as an entrepreneurial hub”

Recently Mumbai Angels, one of India’s premier angel investor started a Goa chapter. The group is powering the Goa Angels, a network of local industrialists who will be financing new startups in the state. It is a significant development that promises to invigorate the local startup environment. In the interview, Nandini Mansinghka, chief executive officer and managing director, Mumbai Angels …

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For the love of art

Passion and dedication for art gives Joseph Goes, an artist from Madkai, a source of earning and a reason to add a spark of creativity to the festive vibe in the state, discovers Serilda Coutinho Art has no religion, Joseph Goes who runs a small painting and art workshop in his humble dwelling in Madkai is a proof of it. …

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Big brother’s permission for equity investments

By Tensing Rodrigues* If SEBI has its way, you may soon require a permission from the ‘big brother’ to invest in equity. The purpose is to prevent individuals from reckless investment in equity, viz.  protecting investors against their own greed. SEBI believes that many investors invest in equity without understanding the nature of risk in equity investment and their own …

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Vijay Marine Shipyard commissions passenger cruise ship

Sudesh Bhosle/NT Loutolim based, Vijai Marine Shipyard, set a benchmark for Goan shipyards with the designing and building of  ‘Nefertiti’, a 200- capacity passenger cruise ship. The cruise vessel ship under MS Class VI was commissioned on September 8 recently after which the ship departed Goan waters to sail for Kochi. The ship Nefertiti is India’s first Egyptian themed cruise …

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Skal- Goa gets new team

Team B&C/ NT Skal Goa had its 6th installation ceremony recently.  Ernest Dias, chief operating officer, SITA – TCI India is the new president of the association. The new governing council was inducted by chief guest Rohan Khaunte, minister for IT in the presence of Nilesh Cabral, chairman, GTDC. The entire fraternity of travel and tourism industry of the state …

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National symposium on livestock emphasizes on role of gen next

Team B&C/ NT CLFMA, the apex association representing the livestock industry in India, held its 60th National Symposium 2018, in Goa recently. Eminent speakers from across the world participated at the symposium to discuss trends and innovations that will shape the future of the Indian livestock industry. Mauvin Godinho, minister for animal husbandry and veterinary services, was the chief guest at the event. …

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“Expecting to see more movement in the passenger hatchback car segment”

Verna based, Goa Hyundai , is one of the oldest Hyundai dealerships in India. Established in September 1998, the dealership in fact is the first sales outlet of Hyundai. It started the same year when the Santro car was launched in the country. Here Prashant Joshi, managing director, Goa Hyundai speaks to Serilda Coutinho  on range of issues. He talks …

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Hero Motocorp launches Xtreme 200R in Goa

Two-wheeler manufacturer Hero MotoCorp Ltd, launched its new premium motorcycle, the Xtreme 200R in Goa market recently. The Xtreme 200R is priced at Rs 89,900 and is available for sale at all Hero MotoCorp dealerships in the state. In keeping with its commitment to bring technologically superior and youthful products to the market, the company launched the Xtreme 200R, which …

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A glittering start to Chaturthi

Local jewelers are expecting a positive response from consumers in terms of the sales for the approaching Ganesh Chaturthi festival.

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The business boom during Ganesh Chaturthi

With hardly a couple of days remaining for Ganesh Chaturthi retailers in state are gearing to celebrate the festival with booming business. The festival brings together families as members who are far away arrive from cities and visit the ancestral village home. The celebration will begin from September 13, however the preparations have already began and retailers are seeing more …

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