defence procurement

Govt lends USD 500 million to Bangladesh to fund defence procurement

Bangladesh is seeking to diversify its military arsenal given that more than 90% of its equipment is of Chinese origin. The current strategy is based on fears of being trapped in a full-blown conflict with Myanmar, which enjoys China’s backing over the Rohingya issue.

Dec 07, 2019, 10:08 AM IST

Rajnath Singh clears panel to review defence procurement in big push to 'Make in India' initiative

The committee will revise and align the procedures with the aim of ensuring a seamless flow from asset acquisition to life cycle support, a Defence Ministry release said.

Aug 17, 2019, 16:25 PM IST

Defence procurements worth Rs 1850 crore approved by DAC

The DAC approved the acquisition of essential quantity of Infantry Combat Vehicle.

Feb 21, 2018, 08:00 AM IST

Major changes in Defence procurement rules, priority to indigenously manufactured equipment

Priority will be given to indigenously designed, developed and manufactured defence equipment from henceforth, as per a media report.

Jan 11, 2016, 21:53 PM IST

Need to change defence procurement procedure: Parrikar

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar Monday said there was a need to modify the defence procurement procedure (DPP) to bring more clarity on certain issues.

Jan 12, 2015, 23:53 PM IST

Defence manufacturing and procurement in 2-3 months: Parrikar

 Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Sunday said government proposes to come up with an industry friendly policy on defence manufacturing and procurement in 2-3 months, a move aimed at promoting local production and reducing imports.

Jan 11, 2015, 22:47 PM IST

Antony for timely, transparent defence procurement

Defence Minister A K Antony on Wednesday
called for a "timely, transparent and judicious" process to
procure weapons and equipment for the armed forces.

May 12, 2010, 18:51 PM IST