News Karnataka
Saturday, August 20 2022
Bengaluru

Bengaluru: Kannada diaspora in Japan urged to participate in GIM

nirani speaking to kannada diaspora
Photo Credit : IANS

Bengaluru: Minister for Large and Medium Industries, Murugesh R. Nirani, on Saturday August 6 invited the Kannada diaspora in Japan to participate in the Global Investors Meet (GIM) scheduled to place here from November 2 to 4.

A state delegation led by Nirani is in Tokyo to invite Japanese investors to participate in the upcoming GIM.

Speaking at a programme organised by the Tokyo Kannada Diaspora at the Indian Embassy in Tokyo on Saturday, Nirani said, “Karnataka and Japan share cordial industrial relations. As far as Japan is concerned, a Japanese industrial township has been set up at Vasanthanarasapura near Tumakuru City in the State.

“Around 519.55 acres of land has been earmarked and basic infrastructure facilities have been provided. We will encourage and extend all support to Japanese companies investing in Karnataka.

“The state government encourages direct investment by foreign companies in all sectors to achieve greater economic progress. Karnataka ranks first in the list of states that have attracted the most foreign direct investment. Our state’s share in the total foreign direct investment of the country is 38 per cent.”

Nirani also lauded the efforts of Prime Minister Narendra Modi in making India globally competitive, and Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai’s policies for the state’s progress.

Speaking on the occasion, Ganesh Krishnaiah of Tokyo Kannada Diaspora said: “The Tokyo Kannada Diaspora has more than 1,000 members and many of them have been honoured by the Japanese government for their contribution towards the development of the country. Japanese citizens also participate and celebrate the Ugadi festival organised by the Kannada diaspora.”

Share this:
MANY DROPS MAKE AN OCEAN
Support NewsKarnataka's quality independent journalism with a small contribution.

How useful was this post?

Click on a star to rate it!

Average rating 0 / 5. Vote count: 0

No votes so far! Be the first to rate this post.

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Visit 7Jackpots and find the best online casinos in India! Play the most popular casino games for real money!

Find the best odds at 10Cric and ipl betting 2021! Signup today and get up to a 100% deposit bonus.

Subscribe Newsletter

Get latest news karnataka updates on your email.

To get the latest news on WhatsApp