Sebi chief chairs meeting with corporate India on business responsibility and sustainability reporting
Sebi conducted a round-table, which was chaired by Tyagi, on business responsibility and sustainability reporting (BRSR).
Indian economy heading towards V-shaped recovery in 2021: Assocham
The industry chamber said it expects immense accruals of economic benefits...
Vineet Agarwal takes over as new Assocham President
He replaces Niranjan Hiranandani, Co-Founder and Managing Director, Hiranandani Group of ...
First it was said, why India and now after the reforms, investors ask why not India?: PM Modi at Assocham
In his virtual keynote address at the Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India’s (Assocham) ongoing foundation week Prime Minis...
Government to launch PMKVY-III within a month, says Skill Development Minister Mahendra Nath Pandey
Addressing a virtual conference organised by Assocham, the Minister for Skill Development and Entrepreneurship stressed upon the need to design courses and undertake skilling aligned with local requirements.
Govt working on structure to roll out PLI Scheme for technical textiles, manmade fibre segment: Smriti Irani
"We are currently on the anvil of also bringing to the fore the new Indian textile policy, the last time India had a textile policy was two decades ago," Irani, Minister for Textiles and Women & Child Development, said while virtually addressing Assocham Foundation Week 2020.
Disinvestment will now gain a lot of momentum: Nirmala Sitharaman
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman attended day 1 of ASSOCHAM Foundation Week, via video conferencing on December 15. While speaking at the...
Ongoing farmer protests big blow to interconnected economies: Assocham
Urging the government and farmers’ organisations to resolve the impasse over the new agri laws, the Assocham on Tuesday said, the ongoing protests are dealing a big blow to the interconnected economies of the region, including Punjab, Haryana and Himachal Pradesh.
PM Modi to address India Inc at Assocham Foundation Week event on Dec 19
"Assocham will also call upon the Prime Minister of India to share his perspective about Indian and global economies with Indian industry," the chamber said.
Assocham seeks 200% tax deduction for expenditure on COVID vaccine development
The chamber in its pre-budget memorandum to the Finance Ministry stated that for the purpose of section 35 of the Income Tax Act, “scientific research” should include any research related to COVID-19.
RBI rate decision on expected lines: Niranjan Hiranandani, ASSOCHAM
Mr Hiranandan stated that the Reserve Bank of India needs to have a hawkish stance while looking at the inflation figures and try to taper it further in order to mitigate the supply-side pressure.
RBI likely to maintain 'accommodative' stance in ongoing policy review: Assocham
It also said that the accommodative stance would reflect the RBI's commitment to keep the lending rates benign to support growth, hit by the COVID-19 pandemic.
States should consider reducing stamp duty to boost housing sales: Housing Secretary
The secretary said housing sales have revived in the last few months because of measures taken by the Centre as well as stamp duty cut by some states.
New announcements under Aatmanirbhar Bharat 3.0 will make road to recovery stronger: Niranjan Hiranandani, ASSOCHAM
Niranjan Hiranandani, president ASSOCHAM, was reacting to the announcement of the 7th major stimulus package after pandemic by the Union finance minister, Nirmala Sitharaman on Thursday.
Industry seeks easier Income Tax rules for foreign nationals
Industry bodies are seeking that India taxes only the local income of foreign nationals or expats staying in India for extended periods for investing or monitoring large amounts of FDI or for bringing in technical and management expertise.