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Bring petroleum, real restate under GST, urges Assocham

Bring petroleum, real restate under GST, urges Assocham

🕔07:10, 1.Jul 2020

New Delhi, July 01  Industry body Assocham on Tuesday called for bringing petroleum products and real estate under the ambit of the Goods and Services Tax (GST). According to Assocham’s Secretary General Deepak Sood, states must be brought on board

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Give India Inc one-time debt restructuring option for early recovery: Assocham

Give India Inc one-time debt restructuring option for early recovery: Assocham

🕔17:38, 17.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 17 Industry body Assocham has urged the Centre to provide India Inc with a one-time debt restructuring option without triggering non-performing asset norms. In a letter to Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman dated June 16, Assocham ‘s Secretary General

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Minimum $200 bn stimuli needed to support economy: Assocham

Minimum $200 bn stimuli needed to support economy: Assocham

🕔17:07, 8.Apr 2020

New Delhi, April 8  Industry body Asocham has urged the Centre for a stimulus package of at least $200-$300 billion over the next 12-18 months to support the Indian economy. In a 16-point agenda, the industry body recommended that the

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ASSOCHAM Honors R. S. Borah, Director (Finance) Oil India Limited

ASSOCHAM Honors R. S. Borah, Director (Finance) Oil India Limited

🕔17:47, 12.Dec 2018

Associated Chamber of Commerce and Industries (ASSOCHAM), India has bestowed the prestigious “Woman in Energy Sector” award to Mrs. Rupshikha Saikia Borah, Director (Finance) of OIL INDIA LTD. This Award is in recognition of Mrs. Borah’s valuable and immense contribution in

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Indian insurance to be $280 bn industry by 2019-20: Assocham

Indian insurance to be $280 bn industry by 2019-20: Assocham

🕔10:18, 10.Sep 2018

New Delhi, Sep 10  The Indian insurance industry is expected to grow to $280 billion by 2019-20, aided by the Centre’s Ayushman Bharat health insurance scheme, industry chamber Assocham said on Sunday, citing a joint study conducted with research firm

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India needs payroll data system to map job creation: Assocham

India needs payroll data system to map job creation: Assocham

🕔17:31, 10.Jun 2018

New Delhi, June 10  India needs to develop a credible system for mapping job creation, at least in the formal sector, to enable government policies to be oriented accordingly, industry chamber Assocham said on Sunday. Citing the example of inflation

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India’s gross defence budget expected to reach $112 bn by FY27: Report

India’s gross defence budget expected to reach $112 bn by FY27: Report

🕔18:45, 27.May 2018

New Delhi, May 27  Initiatives to bolster India’s position as a major aerospace and defence power are expected to push Indias gross defence budget higher to $112 billion by FY27, revealed an Assocham-KPMG joint study on Sunday. According to the

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Twin balance sheet resolution to take up to 9 months: Assocham

Twin balance sheet resolution to take up to 9 months: Assocham

🕔10:20, 16.Apr 2018

New Delhi, April 16  Resolving the twin balance sheet problem — of the accumulated non-performing assets (NPAs), or bad loans, of banks and huge debts of corporate India — may take at least three quarters, industry body Assocham said on

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Global trade war can lead to collateral damage for India: Assocham

Global trade war can lead to collateral damage for India: Assocham

🕔09:49, 26.Mar 2018

New Delhi, March 26  The escalation of global trade protectionist measures into a “full-scale global trade war” will damage the Indian economy as well, industry body Assocham has said. According to Assocham, a “full-scale” global trade war will impact the

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PNB fraud: Assocham calls for privatising PSBs

PNB fraud: Assocham calls for privatising PSBs

🕔10:41, 18.Feb 2018

New Delhi, Feb 18  In light of the massive Rs 11,300 crore ($1.8 billion) scam allegedly involving jeweller Nirav Modi that has hit state-run Punjab National Bank (PNB), industry chamber Assocham said on Sunday that the government should surrender its

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Indian EV market to grow in double digits: Assocham

Indian EV market to grow in double digits: Assocham

🕔10:31, 12.Feb 2018

New Delhi, Feb 12  The Indian electric vehicles (EV) market is expected to grow at double digit rates till 2020, while the nascent telematics market is also poised to develop at a much faster rate, industry chamber Assocham said on

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Indian economy may reach 7% growth in 2018: Assocham

Indian economy may reach 7% growth in 2018: Assocham

🕔10:11, 25.Dec 2017

New Delhi, Dec 25  With government policies set to tilt more towards the “stress-ridden rural landscape” next year in the run-up to the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, the Indian economy may reach a 7 per cent growth in 2018 while

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Indian healthcare may grow threefold to $372 bn by 2022: Assocham

Indian healthcare may grow threefold to $372 bn by 2022: Assocham

🕔09:55, 4.Dec 2017

New Delhi, Dec 4  The Indian healthcare market is likely to reach $372 billion by 2022 in a threefold growth in value terms, industry chamber Assocham said on Sunday, citing its latest study on the subject. “India’s healthcare market may

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Chinese products sales may decline 40-45% this Diwali: Assocham

Chinese products sales may decline 40-45% this Diwali: Assocham

🕔15:47, 9.Oct 2017

New Delhi, Oct 9  Be it decorative items like lights, gift items, lamps and wall hangings or other product, the sale of Chinese products is likely to decline by 40-45 per cent this Diwali as compared to last year, a

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India must push for gas pipeline from Iran-Oman: Assocham

India must push for gas pipeline from Iran-Oman: Assocham

🕔09:40, 6.Sep 2017

New Delhi, Sep 6  India must push for a trans-national deep water gas pipeline from Iran, passing through Oman but by-passing Pakistan, to feedstock the country’s power, fertilizer and steel plants in an environment-friendly and affordable way and for sustainable

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Aadhaar helped disburse Rs 83,000 cr via DBT: Assocham

Aadhaar helped disburse Rs 83,000 cr via DBT: Assocham

🕔08:41, 28.Aug 2017

New Delhi, Aug 28  Biometric cards have facilitated disbursement of as much as Rs 83,184 crore to beneficiaries of Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) schemes without the notorious leakages of the past, industry body Assocham said on Sunday, citing its report

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Rupee’s high external value hurting exporters: Assocham

Rupee’s high external value hurting exporters: Assocham

🕔10:58, 7.Aug 2017

New Delhi, Aug 7  The external value of the Indian rupee currently supersedes its internal strength and the resulting mismatch is hurting exporters, whose competitive edge gets hit with the declining value of the dollar vis-a-vis the rupee, industry lobby

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RBI needs to cut interest rate by 25 basis points: Assocham

RBI needs to cut interest rate by 25 basis points: Assocham

🕔09:59, 31.Jul 2017

New Delhi, July 31  Ahead of the Reserve Bank of India’s (RBI) forthcoming monetary policy review next week, industry chamber Assocham has on Sunday urged the apex bank to cut interest rates in view of latest data that shows inflation

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RBI might take up NPAs worth Rs 8 lakh crore for resolution by 2019: Assocham

RBI might take up NPAs worth Rs 8 lakh crore for resolution by 2019: Assocham

🕔09:38, 17.Jul 2017

New Delhi, July 17  Industry body Assocham on Sunday said the Banking Regulation (Amendment) Ordinance has empowered the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to take up “bad loans worth about Rs 8 lakh crore” for resolution by March 2019. According

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Small, medium firms will be more competitive with GST: Assocham

Small, medium firms will be more competitive with GST: Assocham

🕔09:39, 10.Jul 2017

New Delhi, July 10  The Goods and Services Tax (GST) will boost the competitiveness of micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs), the Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (Assocham) said on Sunday, citing its report on the unified

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