CORPORATE SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY
Kadaknath, now served with a dash of CSR
Kadaknath chicken is all set to make its entry into the menu cards of some Kolkata restaurants. Ekdalia Rd., a restaurant started by financial consultant-turned-entrepreneur Surojit Rout, is about to be the first in the city to serve the delicacy.
Kedarnath shrine could see highest ever pilgrims of 10 lakh by October
N.P. Jamloki, the Publicity Officer of Shri Badrinath-Kedarnath Temple...
Govt does not micro manage CSR activities under cos law: Piyush Goyal
As per the law, a company has to constitute a CSR committee of its boar...
MCA issues 'preliminary notices' to 272 cos for non-compliance with CSR norms
Under the Companies Act, 2013, certain class of entities are required to spend at least two per cent of their three-year average net profit towards CSR activities.
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Heavyweights in Indian firms say most CEOs & promoters see CSR spend as the limit of their social responsibility. There’s reluctance to spend anything more.
Total CSR spend may cross Rs 50,000 cr by March 2019: Report
The total CSR spending by the top 500 companies in the country since the applicability of mandatory CSR in 2014 is likely to cross Rs 50,000 crore by March 2019, said a report.
India Inc must evolve strategy to combat water crisis: Suresh Prabhu
Prabhu said he foresees India becoming a USD 5 trillion economy in the next 7-8 years and a USD 10 trillion economy by 2035.
CSR norms: Corporate Affairs Ministry puts in place centralised scrutiny mechanism
Under the Companies Act, 2013, certain class of profitable entities are required to shell out at least two per cent of their three-year annual average net profit towards Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) activities.
Government issues preliminary notices to 272 companies for CSR violations
Under the law, certain class of profitable entities is required to shell out at least 2 per cent of their average three-year annual net profit towards CSR activities in a financial year.
Arun Jaitley urges industry to spend 2% of profits on corporate social responsibility
I appeal to all the corporate house, industries and businessmen to spare 2 per cent of their profits for social work and help us in making India developed," Jaitley said.
Centre taps corporates to adopt tribal districts with CSR funds
The ministry of tribal affairs is looking for private partners who could use their CSR funds to adopt a district or an entire tribal-dominated state.
CSR: Top 100 listed companies
KPMG's latest survey finds that a sizeable number of companies spend more than the prescribed 2% amount, though backward districts still get little attention.
Companies spent Rs 28,000 crore towards CSR works in nearly 3 years
In the current fiscal till November 30, a total of Rs 4,719 crore was spent while the total money shelled out towards CSR works touched a high of Rs 13,827.86 crore in 2015-16.
What is the real contribution of corporates to Swachch Bharat?
With brand ambassadors like Amitabh Bachchan, people look up and watch. Beyond this glamour and highly-published events, is there anything more?
CSR: Companies spend Rs 4,719 crore in first 8 months of this fiscal
Under the Companies Act, 2013, certain class of profitable entities are required to spend at least two per cent of their three-year average annual net profit towards CSR activities.
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