Category Archives: CII

Special Policy on Oil & Gas Sector for North East under Consideration

Special policy dispensations to promote investment in Oil and Gas in North East Region are under consideration of the Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas.  This was stated by Mr. U P Singh, Additional Secretary and Chairman & Mg Director of Oil India Ltd while addressing the CII North East Energy Summit in Delhi. The oil and gas sector in north east region… Read More

Participation in Olympics, 2016

Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Youth Affairs & Sports, Shri Sarbananda Sonowal has said that the qualification process for the 2016 Rio Olympic Games began in 2014 and will go on up to the first week of July, 2016. Till date, 57 athletes, 25 in individual events and Men & Women Hockey teams (16 members each) have qualified for the 2016 Rio Olympic… Read More

Growth of Large Enterprises closely tied to SME Growth : Dr A Panagariya

Global SME Business Summit, organised by CII, Dr. Arvind Panagariya, Vice Chairman, NITI Aayog, said that enterprises with less than 20 employees comprise of 73% of employment generation in the manufacturing sector.   88% of manufacturing output however is churned out by enterprises employing greater than 20 workers. This, he opined, clearly revealed… Read More

Make in India only Possible through Strengthening the Indian SME Sector: Kalraj Mishra

Global SME Business Summit 2015 organized by CII, in close association with the Ministry of MSME, Government of India, in New Delhi, Shri Kalraj Mishra, Hon’ble Minister, Ministry of MSME stressed on the importance of global SME partnerships for the growth of Indian SMEs as well as for the success of the Prime Minister’s visionary Make in India initiative. … Read More

CII Design Excellence Awards 2015

As its on going pursuit to establish design as a tool for national competitiveness, CII initiated the “CII Design Excellence Awards” from the year of 2011.

The awards are a true acknowledgement of the design excellence, innovation and originality of Indian Design

The CII Design Excellence Awards discover the new paradigms of design in India, which answers… Read More

Petroleum Minister emphasises need to integrate bio-energy with Rural-Agri eco-system

Petroleum Minister Shri Dharmendra Pradhan has stressed on the need to integrate the bio-energy policies with rural-agricultural economy. Inaugurating the Bio-Energy Summit 2015 organized by CII in New Delhi, he said that deliberations will help the government in forming an effective bio-fuel policy in 2016-17. Shri Pradhan said the Government is committed… Read More

Huge Scope of Furthering Indo German Relations – Steffen Builger

In order to further the business ties between India and Germany following the recent meetings of Indian Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi and his German counterpart Chancellor Dr Angela Merkel, the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), in association with the Konrad Adenauer Stiftung (KAS), organized a Roundtable Meeting on the Trajectory of Indo-German… Read More

Government is committed to removing all hurdles to promote infrastructure development: Venkaiah Naidu

The Government is committed to removing all hurdles to promote infrastructure development.  This was stated by Mr. M Venkaiah Naidu, Minister of Urban Development, Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation and Parliamentary Affairs, Government of India while addressing a Session on “Renewing Infrastructure Finance” at the National Strategy Day on… Read More

India needs a strategic defense partnership with US : General Vij, Director,Vivekananda International Foundation

At a conference jointly organized by Atlantic Council and the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) in Washington DC, General Nirmal Chander Vij, Director, VIF spoke of a shift in India’s defense procurement strategy with the government’s decision to increase FDI in the sector and also advocated a strategic defense partnership model with the United… Read More

Indian Bureaucracy wishes Happy Dipawali

Dear Esteemed Reader, we started just 8 months back in 2015 and are sincerely happy and thankful for the support & blessings that you have given us.

With unique visitors of 3000+ and an average stay of 3.14 minutes per person , we presume that we are in the right track in providing news updates and Editorials, Health Papers,Defence News ,etc .

We look forward… Read More

Transport and Logistics Industry must adapt to GST ecosystem: CII-PWC Report

The CII-PwC Report on ‘Goods and Services Tax – Transport and Logistics Sector’ was released at CII Logistics Summit 2015 organised by Confederation of Indian (CII). This thought leadership publication throws light on the ‘the what and why of GST’.

About the Report :

GST: The what and why
The indirect tax regime in India is not only… Read More