Chennai, Nov 30 : In a big push to attracting investments, nine MoUs to the tune of Rs 5,027 crore investments was signed in the presence of Tamil Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami here this evening.
The MoUs, which would create 20,351 jobs, were signed at the launch of the Investment and Skill Development Conclave, during which Mr Palaniswami also inaugurated three MoU projects of US companies. The three US companies were Kapisoft, Kloud Learn and ZL Technology which had signed the MoUs at the investors’ meet at San Jose in USA, during Mr Palaniswami's recent visit to US, UK and Dubai to attract investments to the State.
Apart from launching three Apex Skill Development Centres at a cost of Rs 60 crores by the Chief Minister, MoUs for two new ITIs at a cost of Rs 28.43 crore were also signed during today's event.
The Tamilnadu Skill Gap Report and District Skill Development Plans were also released on the occasion, besides launching the new name and logo of TN Guidance Bureau and Biz Buddy--a grievance redressal portal of industries. Knowledge partnerships with DRDO and IIT-Madras for TN defence Industrial Corridor was also held on the occasion. (UNI)