India to be the content subcontinent of the world: I&B Minister Anurag Thakur
DUBAI, March 27, 2022: India is well positioned to become the content subcontinent of the world, said, Shri Anurag Singh Thakur, Minister of Information & Broadcasting(I&B) and Youth Affairs & Sports, Government of India. “There’s immense potential across growing sectors like Animation, VFX, Gaming and Comics sectors in the country. India could become the post-production and film-making hub of the world,” added Shri Thakur. The Minister toured the India Pavilion yesterday starting his engagements during the ongoing ‘Media & Entertainment Fortnight’.
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India Pavilion Elevate Startup Pitching Series in Top Gear
The pitching series recently hosted its 18th and 19th editions in Dubai
DUBAI, March 25, 2022: The startup pitching series, ‘Elevate’, under the India Innovation Hub project of the India Pavilion, EXPO2020 Dubai, recently hosted its 18th and 19th editions. Founders and Cofounders of Indian startups across sectors including IT, Energy, IoT, Social Commerce, FMCG and Healthcare among others, presented their business ideas to global investors at the sessions. Elevate has showcased over 550 startups till date, enabling them to expand their businesses and explore collaborations for further growth.
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India eyeing USD 100 bn from media & entertainment sector by 2030
Task force on the ‘Animation, Visual Effects, Gaming, and Comics’ (AVGC) sector to make India the ‘Workshop of the world’: Secretary I&B
DUBAI, March 18, 2022: India’s Ministry of Information and Broadcasting (I&B) Secretary, Shri Apurva Chandra today said that the country aims to make the media & entertainment a USD 100 billion sector by 2030. “The M&E sector, one of the fastest growing sectors in India, is currently at USD 28 billion and we aim to make it USD 100 billion by 2030, growing at a cumulative rate of close to 12 percent every year,” said Shri Chandra.
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‘Media and Entertainment’ fortnight at India Pavilion to focus on global investments
Ministry of Information & Broadcasting, Industry Leaders and Celebrities to participate during the fortnight
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Book Celebrating India’s 75 Years of Independence Launched at EXPO2020 Dubai
Haider Amaan Haider’s book, ‘Apni Amaan mein Rakhna’ unveiled at the event
DUBAI, March 15, 2022: The India Pavilion at EXPO2020 Dubai, yesterday, launched the book, ‘Apni Amaan mein Rakhna’ by renowned poet, Mr. Haider Amaan Haider. In line with the theme of the India Pavilion, Haider’s book talks about working together and making India stronger, ‘Atmanirbhar’ (self-sufficient) and spreads the message of peace and love all over the world. The India Pavilion at EXPO2020 Dubai aims to showcase #India@75 or ‘75 years of India’s independence’ and the new and dynamic India with its never-ending opportunities.
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