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An encouraging and positive response from local investors at Mini conclave held in Manali. A total of 93 MoUs amounting to a total of around INR 2219 Cr were signed in the Mini Conclave at Manali

In the series of domestic roadshows, for attracting investors interest in the Global Investors’ Meet scheduled at Dharamshala on November  7th-8th, 2019, the State Government organized a Mini Conclave at Manali. The mini-conclave was aimed at urging local entrepreneurs and investors for participation in the upcoming Global Investors’ Meet in Dharamshala by way of investment in the immense opportunities offered in the region. A high-level State delegation led by Mr Jai Ram Thakur, Hon'ble Chief Minister,  along with with Mr Bikram Singh,Hon’ble MinisterIndustries, Labour & Employment;Mr Govind Singh Thakur, Hon'ble Minister, Forest, Transport, Youth Services & Sports, HP;Mr Vipin Singh Parmar, Hon’ble Minister for Health and Family Welfare,Medical Education, Ayurveda, Science and Technology and senior officers of Himachal Pradesh Government addressed the local investors and others who have evinced interest in investing in the state.

Tourism Centre attraction  in total MoU's worth 2219 Crore were signed: 
The State delegation received a humongous response from investors in the State mainly in Tourism, MSME and Ayush.  A total of 93 MoUs amounting a total of around INR  2219 Cr were signed in the Mini Conclave at Manali.

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The main highlights of the Mini Conclave event at Manali were the address by Hon’ble Chief Minister Shri Jai Ram Thakur Ji  to the gathering of investors. He greeted and lauded the local entrepreneurial spirit which is now well acknowledged across the globe.He informed the audience that the State Government successfully organized 3 International roadshows in Germany, Netherlands, and UAE and 6 domestic roadshows in Delhi, Bangalore, Hyderabad, Mumbai, Ahmedabad and Chandigarh and shared the enthused response from investors. He informed that this event was aimed at resolving the issues of entrepreneurs and businessman of our State and looked at their support in making Global Investor Meet a roaring success.He stressed that for Kullu, Manali and Mandi area, the priority sectors areTourism, Food-processing and Ayush sector as the area is blessed with bounties of mother nature like sparkling freshwater, rejuvenating climate and abundance of fruits etc.He requested participants to explore the immense investment opportunities in the area. 

7th and 8th of November is the Date.
He invited the gathering of potential investors to block their dates for the Rising Himachal Global Investors Meet and make it convenient to be there at Dharamshala. 
Hon’ble Industries Minister, Himachal Pradesh extended a warm welcome to the guests and shared with investors about State Government’s readiness to attract and encourage investment in the State.  He further added that the State government has notified “Industrial Investment Policy 2019” with incentives favoring the investors, which was an outcome after a thorough study of incentives offered by other neighboring states. He shared the prominent highlights of the policy like Self-Certification, Net SGST Reimbursement, Interest Subvention, Transport Subsidy, Rebate on stamp duty. He informed about a dedicated ‘Investment Promotion & Facilitation Centre (IPFC)’ that acts as a centralized one-stop-solution for the investors/ businesses and provides complete handholding support in a structured, focused and comprehensive manner.

         Cabinet Ministers addressed about the possibility of investments in there Deptts.
Hon’ble Minister for Forest,  lauded the Chief Minister for his courageous efforts of organizing such a mega event in the State and prevailed upon the audience that such global event will act as a game changer both in terms of accelerating the economy of the State and generating additional employment for the state and the region and persuaded them for investment.

Hon’ble Minister for Health, Ayurveda Himachal Pradesh shared that the State has a rich repository of medicinal herbs and plants, owing to its favourable climate. He informed that Department of Ayurveda is seeking investment in development of AYUSH wellness resorts, development of convalescence centres, Development of Ayurvedic Pharmacies, Development of AYUSH medicity etc. He also highlighted the investment opportunities in Setting up of Super speciality hospitals under SwasthyaMein Sehbhagita scheme, setting up and management of Cardiac Centres in existing Hospitals, setting up of New Medical colleges in the State attached with existing District Hospital, Provision/ expansion of Tele-medicine scheme in Health diagnostic centres across State. 

Chief Secretary to Government of Himachal Pradesh thanked the audience for making the mini conclave a grand success. He cordially invited the investors on behalf of the State Government for Global Investors’ Meet in Dharamshala Himachal Pradesh (2019) on 7th & 8th November 2019.
There was a discernible encouraging response from local entrepreneurs in terms of MoUs signed. The MoUs signed for investment in the Tourism Sector were the highest and the prominent amongst them were Mr Jitesh Walia, Managing Director of M/s M Sons; Mr Sudhanshu Kapoor, Director of M/s RD Gases Pvt Ltd;Mr Nakul Khullar, Director of Baragarh Resort and Spa;Mr Ajay Dabra, Director of Kothi Taal Pvt Ltd. Mr Prem Nath, Director ofThakurdassBhaugan Village Resort & Ropeway, Mr Aman Sood, Director of Himalayan Village Resorts Pvt Ltd. In Ayush sector, Mr KP Bhardwaj, Director of Kaavi Hotel & Resorts Pvt Ltd;Mr Rakesh Kumar Choudhary, Director of Vinayak Hebal,signed the MoU