Category Archives: CII

CII Workshop on Cost Analysis & Strategic Decision


Cost control is one of the most widely used tool for planning and monitoring organizational activities, as well as to support future strategic decision. Importantly, cost analysis is inextricably linked with strategy formulation, the budgetary process and performance management. It is crucial to interpret how costs behave so that realistic budgets and… Read More

Net Jobs creation growth at 13.9 per cent by MSMEs in last four years | CII Survey


A job survey of firms in the MSME sector, the largest ever in recent times, conducted by CII shows, a Net Jobs Creation growth of 13.9 per cent over the last 4 years. The survey spanning over 105,347 firms primarily in the MSMEs sector, was undertaken in more than 350 industrial centres spread across 28 States. The growth in jobs in this space was led by Maharashtra,… Read More

FICCI FRAMES 2019 | Need to focus on self-regulation to allow M&E industry to grow says Amit Khare, I&B Secretary

ficci frames 2019_ amit khare_ indian bureaucracy

20th edition of three-day global media & entertainment convention, FICCI FRAMES begins in Mumbai. The 20th edition of three-day global convention on the media and entertainment industry, FICCI FRAMES 2019, got underway today with Mr. Amit Khare IAS, Secretary, Ministry of Information & Broadcasting, underscoring the need for self-regulationRead More

Kerala IR Summit 2019

Kerala IR Summit 2019

Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) is organising KERALA IR SUMMIT 2019 with the theme “Ease of Doing Business through Harmonious Employment Relations” on 17 January 2019 at The Gateway Hotel, Kochi from 0930 Hrs to 1730 Hrs.

Kerala Industrial Relations Summit 2019 is designed to promote best practices in Industrial Relations by facilitating engagement… Read More

Vibrant Gujarat | Youth Connect 2019 in Ahmedabad

Vibrant Gujarat

“Innovation & Entrepreneurship and the Youth segment” have been identified as a key areas for the 9th edition of Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit 2019. As part of VGGS 2019 a series of thought leadership talks Youth Connect 2019 : “Shaping A New India – The Story of Billion Dreams” are being organised as a precursor to the summit.

The series will be… Read More

Large Scale Production for Global value chains required for Textiles | Amitabh Kant

NITI Aayog

Mr. Amitabh Kant, CEO, NITI Aayog identified key steps needed to be taken to make Indian textiles globally competitive: “We need to focus on large scale production and enter global value chains through collaborations with international brands”. He was speaking at the 10th CII Conference on Textiles and Apparel Industry – Texcon ’18, organised… Read More

Indian FMCG sector gaining momentum in new cohorts

Indian FMCG sector

The CII National FMCG Summit held in Mumbai today took off to a great start with Mr. Nitin Paranjpe, President, Foods and Refreshment Division, Unilever delivering the keynote address.  He said that our world today is defined by extreme polarization, anti-globalization with protectionism raising its head, changing notions of value and increasing impatience… Read More

New Electronics Policy soon | IT Minister

New Electronics Policy

The draft National Policy on Electronics 2018 which has undergone wide consultations so far will be finalised and taken up by the cabinet very soon. While announcing this today, IT Minister Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad said, the Government is pushing the country for $1 trillion digital economy. With the focus on export-oriented initiatives in electronics, the… Read More

MSME definition needs to be refined to enhance global competency | CII


MSMEs  contribute to 95% of the enterprises in the country with 40% of the total international exports. To improve its capacity and competency, it needs to interact with the international  supply chain. With this as the background, the Confederation of Indian Industry organised the 15th Global SME Business Summit with the theme “Building Partnerships… Read More

CII recognizes Top 25 Innovative Companies 2018


Research and Innovation is the way ahead for India to become the knowledge power and an innovative nation in the global community and all the stakeholders need to work hand in hand to create a great impact” says Dr Arabinda Mitra, Scientific Secretary, Office of the Principal Scientific Advisor to Government of India.

Innovation has been recognized as an … Read More

Fastracking roadmap for food processing industries 2.0

Department of Food Processing Industries

The food processing sector presents a great investment opportunity as India’s domestic food market is one of the largest and yet a rapidly growing one. It is one of the largest industries in India, ranked 5th in terms of production, consumption, export and expected growth.  The Indian food industry is currently valued at US$ 39.71 billion and is expected… Read More