Inviting investors to India, Food Processing Minister Harsimrat Badal said that food regulatory mechanism is moving from licensing to the registration regime, ensuring ease of doing business.

The government is committed to facilitating and encouraging investment in India into Food Processing Sector and providing an environment which is smooth, transparent and easy for investors wanting to start an enterprise in India, Badal said.

Delivering the key note address in the Food and Beverage Business Forum of the GulFood Conference 2016 in Dubai, Badal invited investors to invest in India in Mega Food Parks and Cold Chains and other food processing value chains, where ready infrastructure awaits them.

UAE is second largest export destination for India s exports and third largest trading partner with current bilateral trade at a level of US$ 60 Billion.

Tata AIG to launch women specific insurance plans next fiscal Private sector non-life insurer, Tata AIG General Insurance is working on a number of health insurance products to be launched next fiscal, including some women specific products.

At present, the company offers more than 6 products under the health insurance segment which are divided into two series – medi and wellsurance.

The health insurance customer today are facing some distinctive challenges such as health inflation and inadequate coverage features being the primary concerns.

In its bid to address the issue, the company is working on benefit-based and women specific products.

"We are working on few benefit-based products which will be launched shortly and we are also evaluating product specifically for women," Tata AIG General Insurance, President – Insurance, M Ravichandran told.