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Don Bosco College of Engineering incubator fires up local startup scene

By Serilda Coutinho A new incubator for startups launched at the Don Bosco College of Engineering, Fatorda, recently. The Forum for Innovation, Incubation, Research and Entrepreneurship (FiiRE) unveiled at the college recently with an incubation program of one year duration and monthly milestone checks to keep a track on the progress made by the startups.

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Petrol and diesel at affordable best in Goa

After fuel prices came down by about 15 per cent over the last six months, consumers in the state are hoping the down trend continues. Currently petrol sells at about Rs 61.25 per litre and diesel at Rs 61.97 per liter. It is a huge relief for consumers who battled high fuel prices for most part of 2018. The softening …

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Wings of Joy winner drives home with Brio

Automobile lucky draw schemes are an exciting part of festive season celebrations. So it is great to hear of Aggasaim resident, Godfrey Gracias, customer, Goa Rajee Honda driving away with a Honda Brio car as lucky winner of Wings of Joy scheme on December 22 2018.

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Many loopholes in RERA

By Shivanand Pandit*   The Real Estate Regulation and Development Act (RERA) is a progressive Act in the history of the Indian real estate sector. The Act aims to regulate the sector by bringing lucidity for both the buyers and sellers. It envisages establishment of a regulatory and appellate authority for settlement of grievances and contains various pro- buyer provisions. The Act is …

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“There is no place like Goa on the planet!”

With 20 years of experience in yoga under her belt and an internationally registered studio in Dona Paula, Namrata Anand Menon has come a long way after giving up her corporate career to follow her passion. She has translated yoga into a successful business model Q: Why did you opt to start a business in Goa? Goa was the ideal …

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Discovering business success with hand-made soaps

Young entrepreneur, Gloria A. Alphonsus, Margao, runs a successful venture of natural, hand-made soaps, discovers Serilda Coutinho While the soap market has a variety of brands to suit every pocket, it is handmade soaps that are gaining in popularity among the wellness conscious. Made out of fresh and natural ingredients like flowers and fruits, hand-crafted soaps are in the premium …

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Solar power suppliers come together in SPAG

Team B&C | NT Manufacturers and consultants in the field of solar power generation got together to launch the Solar Power Association of Goa (SPAG) recently. The launch was a glittering affair in the presence of Nilesh Cabral, power minister, Reshma Mathews, chief engineer, electricity department, Sanjiv Joglekar, member secretary GEDA and stakeholders in the solar power industry. The newly …

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