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Category Archives: CII

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

Skill potential in the Media & Entertainment very high: Rathore

Rajyavardhan Rathore

Minister of State for Information & Broadcasting, Shri Rajyavardhan Rathore has said that the Government was willing to partner with the Industry to set up an Institute of Excellence for Gaming and Animation. The idea was under discussion in view of the Skill potential in the Media & Entertainment Sector where the youth workforce could act as a force… Read More

CII Signs MoU with Spanish Consortium on Smart Cities

CII today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between with Spanish Consortium for taking up the initiatives under the Smart City Mission at the CII International Conference on Smart Mobility for Smart Cities in New Delhi. This was the fifth such MoU that CII has signed on Smart City – earlier ones with German, US, Indian and Japanese Consortiums.… Read More

Indian Railways to Fuel Make in India Program-Suresh Prabhu

In a Indian Railways News update, Indian Railways will be a significant contributor to the “Make in India” Program  through its focus on indigenizing production of a host of segments including state-of-the-art locomotives, high-end equipment and processes that go into the working of  the network.

Disclosing  the salient features  of the roadmap… Read More

World Bank to rate Indian States on Ease of Doing Business Index

“The World Bank in association with a professional agency roped in by Govt of India to analyse the regulatory procedures, key policies, reforms, efficacy of the single window systems and approval processes of all Indian states is all set to declare its first ever report ranking the Indian states on Ease of Doing business, this week” shared Mrs Nirmala Sitharaman,… Read More

Renewables, energy efficiency and afforestation keys to climate changes

CII

“India’s economic and social goals will not be compromised,” assured Mr Sushil Kumar, Additonal Secretary, Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEFCC), Government of India. He was speaking at the 4th Annual CII Climate Change Conclave on Thursday at New Delhi. Providing an insight into the position India is likely to take at the upcoming… Read More

The India Show showcases Indian Industry to boost bilateral trade with Nigeria

In an effort to showcase the best of Indian products and technology in Nigeria, The India Show was opened in Lagos. This is a joint initiative of the Confederation of India Industry and the Indian High Commission in Nigeria and is supported by Ministry of Commerce, Government of India. The theme of the show is “Building Relationships to Nurture Growth between… Read More

Swasth Bharat Sashakt Bharat – Business Models for Securing Nutritional Outcomes

CII-Food and Agriculture Centre of Excellence (FACE) in partnership with Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN) organized “Business Models for Securing Nutritional Outcomes” under ‘Swasth Bharat Sashakt Bharat’ on 25th August 2015 at New Delhi.
The objective was to revisit the agenda of nutritional security and understand the role of… Read More