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Improvement in ease of doing biz ranking outcome of Modi govt's reforms: India Inc

Industry bodies exuded confidence that India will climb the rankings further to be among the top 50 nations.

24 Oct 2019 3:18 PM

India Inc cheers Parliament nod to abrogate Article 370, J&K bifurcation Bill

Lok Sabha on Tuesday approved a resolution abrogating special status to Jammu and Kashmir under Article 370 of the Constitution.

06 Aug 2019 8:16 PM

Assocham seeks inclusion of petroleum products in GST

The two-year period for keeping petroleum products outside GST is almost over.

25 Jul 2019 1:34 PM

Assocham for raising tax exemption limit to Rs 5 lakh in Budget

The government is scheduled to present its first full Budget on July 5, for the current financial year.

09 Jun 2019 11:19 AM

Nirmala Sitharaman to meet industry bodies on June 11 for pre-Budget consultation

Representatives of industry bodies like CII, Ficci and Assocham, among others, are expected to attend the meeting.

07 Jun 2019 6:17 PM


Rs 11.79 lakh cr Indian tobacco sector employs 4.5 cr people: Study

India is a leading tobacco exporter with exports of leaf tobacco and tobacco products contributing Rs 6,000 crore annually.

05 Jun 2019 5:55 PM

Assocham demands cut in effective corp tax to 25 pc, inflation indexing of allowances

Assocham also demanded cut in customs duty rates on aluminium to 5 per cent from 7.5 per cent

03 Jun 2019 3:32 PM

Assocham charter of demands for political parties pitches for 8-8.5 pc growth rate

To boost manufacturing, industry body asked for gradual simplification of GST structure aiming dual rate slab 8 and 16 pc.

17 Mar 2019 7:07 PM

India to generate over 5 million tonnes of e-waste next year: ASSOCHAM-EY study

India is among the top five e-waste generating countries besides China, the United States, Japan and Germany.

03 Mar 2019 2:30 PM

Tally Solutions emphasizes on the need of technology for MSMEs

Tally Solutions has been closely associated with ASSOCHAM, one of the apex trade associations of India, for many years.

28 Feb 2019 3:42 PM


Govt detects Rs 20,000 cr GST evasion in April-Feb FY'19

The GST Council, chaired by FM Jaitley decided to cut tax rates on under-construction apartments to five and one per cent, respectively.

27 Feb 2019 2:34 PM

India's packaging industry to touch USD 72.6 bn by FY20: ASSOCHAM-EY study

The industry was USD 31.7 billion in 2015.

17 Feb 2019 12:44 PM

Air cargo biz must grow at 12.9 per cent to meet target

Lack of enabling infrastructure, manual intervention cited as reasons.

22 Oct 2018 12:15 AM

Millennials prefer life insurance over other investments: study

Nearly, two-third (70 per cent) of millennials preferred life insurance as preferred instruments.

03 Oct 2018 2:52 PM

India talks to US on steel import levy

“It will have to focus on value addition and production as per country’s requirements,” according to an Assocham.

15 Sep 2018 12:10 AM


Petroleum prices rising due to global factors: ASSOCHAM

The major factor for rising prices of petrol and diesel is the global macro situation, impacting the entire pack of Emerging Markets.

10 Sep 2018 1:12 PM

Insurance industry to touch USD 280 billion by FY 2020: study

Insurance penetration in the country reached 3.7 per cent in 2017 from 2.71 per cent in 2001.

09 Sep 2018 1:41 PM

U K Varma appointed Assocham Secretary General

Varma retired from the position of Secretary, Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, Government of India on June 30, 2013.

23 Aug 2018 1:40 PM

India Inc becoming more vulnerable to sudden policy changes: Assocham

It added that any amendment in rules should involve stakeholders' consultation before being pronounced.

22 Jul 2018 3:23 PM

US tariff hike on steel no immediate threat to Indian players, says govt

The import tariff hike by the US will not pose any immediate threat to the domestic industry.

20 Jul 2018 5:07 PM