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Investors meet on Development of Mineral Resource

To encourage investment in exploration and exploitation of minerals for the development of mineral based industry in the North Eastern States an "Investors Meet and Conference on Development of Mineral Resource and Mineral Based Industry in North East Region" has been organized on November 6-7 at Maniram Dewan Trade Centre, Guwahati.The Investors Meet and Conferance is being organized by Ministry of Mines and Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region(DONER) in association with Governments of North Eastern States and Federation of Industry and Commerce of North Eastern Region (FINER) and Federation of Indian Mineral Industry.


In the inaugural session, Mr Ravi Capoor, Commissioner and Secretary Geology and Mining Government of Assam delivered the welcome address.Mrs Santha Sheela Nair, Secretary Ministry of Mines Government of India lightend the lamp.Shri Bijoy Krishna Handique, Hon'ble Minister of Mines and DONER, Government of India was the Chief Guest of the Meeting and Shri Tarun Gogoi ,Hon'ble Chief Minister of Assam was the Guest of Honour.The meet is being attended by the participants from Government of India, North Eastern Council, Governments of NER States and Sikkim and invitees from the Mineral Industry, Financial Institutions, Private entrepreneurs and NGOs. This important meet has provided an opprtunity to the Government of North Eastern Sates to highlight the available mineral resources, the opportunities, the infrastructure available and fiscal incentives offered for setting up mineral based industry and prospective investors.

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