CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY
CEOs now more conscious about corporate social responsibility
The upcoming government directive to companies to spend 2% of their net profit on CSR activities is making them think, strategise, plan and discuss more deeply.
Maharashtra mulls emulating Gujarat's model of CSR spending
Taking a cue from Gujarat, Maharashtra mulls to set up an authority that will pla...
India Inc likely to spend Rs 22,000 crore on corporate social responsibility: Ernst & Young
It can be noted that the provision to make such s...
How CSR can make a perceptual difference to a brand
Companies that do CSR are seen as having character & strong values. Multiple research studies indicate that consumers trust brands that do CSR more.
Corporate Social Responsibility should be sustainable: APJ Abdul Kalam
Former President A P J Abdul Kalam today said Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) activities should be sustainable and help in building capacity.
Companies give employees a nudge for corporate social responsibility
More than 65% of Dell’s employees in India are engaged in volunteering activity.
More women leaders, better Corporate Social Responsibility
What's good for women is good for business and also for society, suggests a new study by researchers at Catalyst and Harvard Business School.
Numaligarh Refinery Limited bags Corporate Social Responsibility Award 2012
The award endorsed by World CSR Congress. The NRL team comprising of Bruno Ekka, General Manager (HR) and P. K. Sarma, Manager (CSR) received the award.
Swachh Bharat: Government wants 100% toilet access at schools by June 2015, FM Arun Jaitley
"Our initial target is that all schools, particularly where the girl child goes, by June, we should have a 100% rate of toilets," Jaitley said.
CSR expenditure details to be available towards 2015 end
Arun Jaitley on Friday informed Parliament the responsibility of monitoring the implementation of CSR policy lies with the board of concerned company.
Passenger amenities at Guwahati railway station to be upgraded
Amenities at the Guwahati Railway station are poised for a major uplift which will benefit passengers and rail users of the region.
Home Ministry calls national conference for 'SMART' policing
'SMART' policing will soon be a reality with the Home Ministry calling a national conference to chalk out the plans for setting up such police units in all states.
CSR spend may grow over 4 times to $2.5 billion: Study
These funds were spent by the companies on various social initiatives of the government and NGOs.
Panel moots mandatory 2 per cent corporate social responsibility spend
Companies may no longer get away with mere statements of intent on corporate social responsibility.
Murli Deora favours mandatory corporate social responsibility
Murli Deora said that they must mandatorily spend at least 2% of their net profits in the welfare of the society where they thrive.
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