Ficci suggests formulation of national railway plan
Ficci has also recommended phased manufacturing programme, expansion of PPP (public-private partnership) model to newer areas, and closer collaboration with industry for absorption of technology.
Govt needs to pump prime the economy to arrest slowdown: Ficci
She said that the government should find a mechanism to infuse Rs 1.5 to Rs 2 ...
Govt should step up expenditure to spur consumption: Sangita Reddy, FICCI president
Sangita Reddy, who is the joint managing director of Apol...
$5-trillion economy achievable; timeframe uncertain: SBI chief
"USD 5 trillion. We will definitely achieve, there is no doubt. Timeframe, I am not certain," the SBI chief said.
Tension with US won't impact India ties: Iranian minister
India-Iran relationship, Jawadi said, has risen above all these issues. "Our relationship is very deep and mature. Don't think there will be any impact on our relationship because of this attack," he said while speaking at the conference 'CEO Speak 2020' organized by FICCI jointly with New Delhi World Book Fair.
No GST rate increase till revenue stabilises
There is no possibility of change in GST rates till GST revenue stabilises, Sushil Kumar Modi said.
FICCI urges government to revisit tendering system for construction work contracts
Experience in India has shown that officials in procuring departments and agencies, in order to maintain utmost probity and transparency, prefer to adopt the least cost principle for the award of contracts.
Jio boxed into corner; CII, FICCI join cause to seek relief for telcos
In an apparent attempt to counter billionaire Mukesh Ambani-run Jio's narrative on the issue, rival industry associations CII and FICCI have closed ranks and written to Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman seeking relief for telecom companies.
Not all is gloomy! SBI chairman nudges industry to borrow and invest in economy
The SBI chief added that the banks is underutilising its loan sanction limits as there is not enough demand.
Supreme Court's AGR ruling will lead to telecom sector's collapse: FICCI to FM
FICCI in a letter to Nirmala Sitharaman seeking her urgent intervention to resolve woes in the telecom sector said the debt-ridden industry has no appetite left to invest in networks and future technologies while businesses across the world are exploring new opportunities around emerging technologies like 5G, AI and internet of things.
Industry captains discuss road map for $5 trillion economy
The executives stressed on the need for Indian manufacturing to become globally competitive.
India must grow its share in global trade to 8-10%: Nitin Gadkari
“The most important thing for the $5 trillion economy is the export-import balance,” Gadkari said at the 92nd Annual Convention of Ficci on Friday. He said China contributes around 17% to global trade while India’s contribution is 2.6%.
Economic revival unlikely soon: International Monetary Fund
Fund’s chief economist Gita Gopinath stresses need for ‘important reforms’ in land acquisition and labour laws
India to be largest energy growth market by 2030: Dharmendra Pradhan
While energy consumption will grow by 4.5 per cent per annum -- faster than all major economies in the world -- India's consumption growth of fossil fuels would be the largest in the world.
Essar Steel order will bring certainty to resolution process: Ficci
Upholding of the doctrine that financial creditors will rank ahead of operational creditors bodes well for the Indian banking industry as well as potential foreign investors, Ficci President Sandip Somany said. The industry body also welcomed the court order that the commercial decisions of the CoC will not be open to judicial review.
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