PM Narendra Modi to address Assocham AGM on December 20
The prime minister's address at the industry event - 'New India Aspiring for a USD 5 trillion economy' - follows a debate about the corporate engagement of the government and allegations in some quarters, mainly by opposition parties, that the corporates were afraid to raise their voice and flag their concerns.
Assocham seeks urgent government intervention on wider impact of AGR ruling
The apex court in its order of October 24 had said that all reven...
Gotabaya Rajapaksa's visit has potential to boost bilateral trade, investments with Sri Lanka: Assocham
"We can significantly increase our bi...
CBSE to introduce major changes in question paper patterns for classes 10, 12 by 2023
It is the need of the hour keeping in mind country's future, CBSE Secretary Anurag Tripathi said at the school education summit organised by the Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (ASSOCHAM).
Slump has bottomed out, but credit worries remain: BK Goenka
Assocham president BK Goenka said the government had made efforts to make credit available to the industry but banks dragged their feet on it. He also highlighted that India needed more development finance institutions to fund long term infrastructure projects as commercial banks did not have the risk appetite to fund such projects.
In times of slowdown, there is luxury even in a used Prada
Portals selling second-hand luxury labels across categories like apparel, accessories and jewellery said they are also offering more flexible payment plans such as EMIs besides ramping up marketing spends for Diwali.
Labour Ministry mulls incentives to companies for encouraging employment of SC, STs
EPFO is collecting data about SC and ST employees in the public sector as well as private sector through its over 136 regional offices.
Govt reworking its strategy to enhance direct tax mop-up: CBDT Member Ranjan
Ranjan, who is also the convenor of the task force on Direct Tax Code, said taxpayers in the country should not see paying income tax as a burden.
Assocham to launch platform for startups with key focus on Tier II and III cities
Those aspiring to scale up would also get opportunity for raising finance and technology or even marketing partnership with venture capitalists and mentors.
Those bearing difficulties during reforms have right to enjoy fruits later: Amit Shah
Shah also said the Modi government is "sensitive" and looking into concerns of businessmen, including those related to reforms initiatives.
Corporate tax system complex, need to make it more streamlined, says CBDT's Akhilesh Ranjan
DTC report focuses on using tech to improve compliance; growth in direct tax collections less than expected.
Men’s grooming market gets a new player. MensXP Mud launched with a community-driven approach
Picking up on this growing trend, MensXP has launched a plethora of men's grooming products as part of its community-driven, clean, premium men’s beauty brand, ‘MensXP Mud’.
NPAs may come down to Rs 9.1 lakh cr by FY20: Report
Power, infrastructure and steel sectors together constitute about half of Rs 4.1 lakh crore worth stressed assets.
NPAs may come down to Rs 9.1 lakh crore by March 2020
Large stressed borrowers have debt aggregating to Rs 5.4 lakh crore.
Promoting manufacturing exports is needed to spur MSME growth: Assocham
Providing Indian MSMEs a better visibility to other countries with a better buying potential will be key to greater success.
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