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70% startups hit by Covid-19, 12% shut: FICCI-IAN survey

70% startups hit by Covid-19, 12% shut: FICCI-IAN survey

🕔15:42, 5.Jul 2020

New Delhi, July 5 The Covid-19 pandemic has made an unprecedented impact on the Indian businesses, particularly small and medium enterprises (SMEs) and startups. According to a joint survey by FICCI and Indian Angel Network (IAN), the pandemic has hit

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Need single compliance window, says Ficci

Need single compliance window, says Ficci

🕔10:00, 28.Jun 2020

New Delhi, June 28  Industry body Ficci has suggested to the Centre that it set up a single compliance window to increase India Inc’s efficiency. In a letter to its members on the ‘India-China stand-off and Industry Action Plan’, Ficci

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FICCI recommends special liquidity line for NBFCs

FICCI recommends special liquidity line for NBFCs

🕔14:59, 5.Apr 2020

New Delhi, April 5  FICCI has suggested announcement of a special liquidity line for non-banking financial companies (NBFC) from banks among other measures to support the NBFCs amid the coronavirus crisis. As per the industry body, cash inflows of the

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India-Central Asia business council launched

India-Central Asia business council launched

🕔07:04, 7.Feb 2020

New Delhi, Feb 7  In yet another initiative to boost business amid an economic slowdown, the Modi government and Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) together on Thursday launched India-Central Asia Business Council. The nominated chambers from

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Corporate tax could be cut on better GST collections: FICCI

Corporate tax could be cut on better GST collections: FICCI

🕔21:17, 5.Mar 2019

New Delhi, March 5  The government on Tuesday said corporate tax rates can be cut to 25 per cent from 30 per cent if the goods and services tax (GST) collections improve, but wanted the firms to pass on the

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ONGC CSR work in Jammu & Kashmir recognized by FICCI

ONGC CSR work in Jammu & Kashmir recognized by FICCI

🕔19:33, 22.Feb 2019

Oil and Natural Gas Corporation Limited (ONGC) has been conferred with FICCI award for Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) projects undertaken by it in Baramulla and Uri of Jammu & Kashmir. ONGC undertook CSR projects in the field of skill development, education,

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India poised to become 5th largest economy globally: Modi

India poised to become 5th largest economy globally: Modi

🕔19:43, 25.Jan 2019

New Delhi, Jan 25  India is on the way to becoming the fifth largest economy in the world, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Friday. He was addressing the India-South Africa Business Forum organised jointly by Indian industry chambers CII,

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FICCI for urgent excise duty cuts on fuel

FICCI for urgent excise duty cuts on fuel

🕔14:00, 21.May 2018

New Delhi, May 21  With transport fuel prices in Delhi crossing previous highs, industry chamber Ficci on Monday called for the government to urgently reduce fuel excise duties. The price of petrol per litre in Delhi on Monday under the

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Wings India aviation show to begin on March 8 in Hyderabad

Wings India aviation show to begin on March 8 in Hyderabad

🕔11:30, 8.Mar 2018

Hyderabad, March 8  The Wings India 2018 aviation show, jointly organised by the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI), Ministry of Civil Aviation and Airports Authority of India (AAI), will commence in Hyderabad from Thursday. The four-day

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India’s media, entertainment sector to cross $31 bn by 2020

India’s media, entertainment sector to cross $31 bn by 2020

🕔09:58, 5.Mar 2018

Mumbai, March 5  The Indian media and entertainment sector revenues reached $22.7 billion in 2017, and are expected to cross $31 billion by 2020, at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 11.6 per cent, said a study released here

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Ficci joins chorus for privatising state-run banks

Ficci joins chorus for privatising state-run banks

🕔10:08, 20.Feb 2018

New Delhi, Feb 20  Noting that recapitalisation of state-run banks over the last decade has had little impact on improving their health, industry chamber Ficci on Monday called for their privatisation in the interest of creating “a dynamic banking sector”

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Prime Minister Modi to deliver inaugural address at Ficci’s 90th AGM

Prime Minister Modi to deliver inaugural address at Ficci’s 90th AGM

🕔20:49, 5.Dec 2017

New Delhi, Dec 5 (IANS) Industry body Ficci on Tuesday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi will give the inaugural address at its 90th annual general meeting (AGM) which will held from December 13 to 14, 2017. According to Ficci, this

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Baru takes charge as Ficci Secretary General

Baru takes charge as Ficci Secretary General

🕔13:49, 1.Sep 2017

New Delhi, Sep 1 Sanjaya Baru on Friday took over as the Secretary General of the apex industry body, the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (Ficci). Baru was Media Advisor to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh (2004-08) and Director

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Sanjaya Baru to join Ficci as Secretary General

Sanjaya Baru to join Ficci as Secretary General

🕔09:45, 2.Aug 2017

New Delhi, Aug 2  Industry chamber Ficci has decided to appoint economist and journalist Sanjaya Baru as its new Secretary General, a statement said here on Tuesday. Baru will assume office from September 1, 2017. He was also media advisor

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Great potential for India Inc. to develop blue economy linkages : Ficci

Great potential for India Inc. to develop blue economy linkages : Ficci

🕔09:33, 12.May 2017

Jakarta, May 11 (IANS) The Indian industry has great potential to develop ‘blue economy’ linkages with the Indian Ocean Rim Association (IORA) members, a Ficci study said on Thursday. “The study highlights the need for a balanced approach, combining imperatives

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Turkey keen on free trade deal with India

Turkey keen on free trade deal with India

🕔14:27, 1.May 2017

New Delhi, May 1  India and Turkey on Monday agreed to boost bilateral trade and investment relations, with various institutional mechanisms being initiated towards this end. “I agreed with Prime Minister (Narendra) Modi that we should increase our economic relations

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Joint task force proposed to strengthen India-Bangladesh ties

Joint task force proposed to strengthen India-Bangladesh ties

🕔19:50, 8.Apr 2017

  New Delhi, April 8 (IANS) Aiming to strengthen bilateral relations between India and Bangladesh, industry chamber Ficci on Saturday proposed a joint task force to promote investments in areas like infrastructure, education, health, power and tourism. The Federation of Indian

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MoS for Information & Broadcasting, Col. Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore with the President of Kenya, Uhuru Kenyatta

MoS for Information & Broadcasting, Col. Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore with the President of Kenya, Uhuru Kenyatta

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FICCI estimates India’s Q1 GDP to grow at 7.6 per cent

FICCI estimates India’s Q1 GDP to grow at 7.6 per cent

🕔10:55, 31.Aug 2016

New Delhi, Aug 31  Industry chamber FICCI has estimated India’s national income for the first quarter of the current fiscal 2016-17, figures for which are due for release on Wednesday, to grow at 7.6 per cent. “The estimated median GVA

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Ficci hopes Reserve Bank will continue with reforms process

Ficci hopes Reserve Bank will continue with reforms process

🕔14:55, 22.Jun 2016

New Delhi, June 22  With the government further easing rules for foreign direct investment in India, industry chamber Ficci on Wednesday hoped the Reserve Bank of India will complement this move by lowering interest rates further to aid the flow

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