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New duty refund scheme due this week, commerce ministry plans to increase exports ahead

The Central government’s announcement on the new duty refund scheme for exporters, Refund of Duties and Taxes on Exported Products (RoDTEP) is due this week...

Nirmala Sitharaman: India has to be Atmanirbhar in renewable energy, start chip manufacturing: Nirmala Sitharaman

Uday Kotak, Outgoing President, CII, Sanjiv Bajaj, President-Designate, CII and Rishad Premji, Chairman, Wipro, in conversation with Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman at the CII annual...

India Inc looks forward to repo rate cut in future

India Inc on Friday said it is looking forward to a repo rate cut in future as cost of funds has to come down in...

Tried to discuss oxygen issue with PM Modi but he was busy in WB polls, says Maharashtra CM

Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Saturday said he had tried to contact Prime Minister Narendra Modi on phone regarding the oxygen supply for the...

CEOs prefer strict safety norms over partial lockdowns: CII Survey

Amid rising Covid cases and talks of partial and total localised lockdowns, most of the CEOs in India believe that along with the ongoing vaccination...

To create alpha in volatile markets challenging for MFs: Nilesh Shah

Volatility in equity markets makes it challenging for mutual funds to create alpha or beat the benchmark index. According to Nilesh Shah, Chairman, CII National...

GDP in positive trajectory a promising sign: India Inc

India Inc on Friday said the recouping of the country’s economy to a positive trajectory in the third quarter is a promising sign as it...

View: India must policy-push itself away from a protectionist mindset and compete globally

Corporate India has lobbied Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman for competitive tariffs when she announces the Union budget on February 1. That marks a welcome change...

Unwinding liquidity will be a major challenge for RBI: Subbarao

MUMBAI: Unwinding of the easy liquidity conditions will be a major challenge for the Reserve Bank which has done well in preserving financial stability of...

e-commerce: E-commerce surge to be biggest consumer trend; India has massive potential but next few quarters crucial: FMCG chiefs

New Delhi: The biggest consumption trend for fast moving consumer goods companies will be the surge in shopping on e-commerce platforms in the coming year,...

Cohesive national retail policy to help generate up to 30 lakh additional jobs by 2024: CII

NEW DELHI: A cohesive national retail policy would go a long way in reviving the sector and help generate up to 30 lakh additional jobs...

Joe Biden: India Inc looks forward to enhanced Indo-US ties as Joe Biden wins

New Delhi: India Inc on Sunday hailed the victory of Joe Biden in the US Presidential election saying a “democratic process voted for a change”...

PM Narendra Modi to meet 15 leading global fund houses to attract investment amid pandemic

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will soon meet 15 leading global fund houses amid heightened interest from foreign investors seeking stable returns in India, according to...

India among top three FDI destinations in near future: CII-EY survey

NEW DELHI: A survey by the Confederation of India Industry (CII) and EY of around a hundred companies has revealed that India has emerged as...

CEOs indicate business sentiment revival; steady recovery of Indian economy on anvil: CII

New Delhi: The CEOs of top 115 companies who met at CII‘s National Council earlier this week indicated revival of business sentiment and a gradual...

India Inc welcomes new labour laws, says it will push up costs but gives freedom

India Inc hailed the proposed changes to labour laws, saying they would provide operational freedom to employers, although provisions related to universal social security and...

60 lakh lives covered under covid-19 health policies, says Irdai chairman

Insurers in the country have covered around 60 lakh lives under the two covid-19-specific policies, Corona Kavach and Corona Rakshak, Subhash Chandra Khuntia, chairman of...

India can become trusted partner in global supply chains: Piyush Goyal

The world is looking for trusted partners where there is rule of law, transparency in systems, strong judiciary and democratic traditions, and India can become...

World has lot riding on India and China due to their size and impact: Jaishankar

NEW DELHI: The world has a lot riding on India and China given their size and the impact, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said on...

Delhi government passes new orders requisitioning four more city hotels to convert them into hospitals

NEW DELHI: Through new orders issued on Friday, the Delhi government has requisitioned at least four more hotels to be attached to hospitals for admitting...

CII survey on business activity: Pent-up demand driving sales, but hurdles remain

New Delhi: The first week of Unlock 1.0 beginning June 1 saw most firms resume business quickly with pent-up demand helping sales, though supply side...

Interest rate cut to revive demand; more support needed: India Inc

India Inc on Friday said the Reserve Bank’s surprise move to slash key interest rates will provide a much-needed respite to small businesses and also...

Layoffs: Tourism & hospitality industry begins layoffs

New Delhi: Failing to get any financial assistance from the government under the ₹20-lakh-crore package, many jobs in the travel services, tourism and hospitality space...

labour law: Lockdown-hit industry demands suspension of labour laws for 2-3 yrs

New Delhi: Employers‘ associations on Friday demanded suspension of labour laws barring some key provisions across the country for next two-three years to help the...

CII suggests measures to revive growth of steel industry

New Delhi:Industry body CII has suggested the government a slew of measures for reviving the growth of Indian steel industry, hit by COVID-19 pandemic. In...