Tag Archives: Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI )

UP joins FICCI to foster Disruptive Innovations ‘GoUP’ aims

UP Joins with FICCI

The Uttar Pradesh Investors Summit, 2018, successfully showcased the state as an investment friendly destination. It was here that the Government announced the Innovation and Start-up policy, for which the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, Shri Yogi Adityanath announced a corpus of Rs. 1,000 crores to promote start-ups and entrepreneurial ventures.

In… Read More

India Pharma & India Medical Device 2018 | FICCI

india Medical Device 2018

The Department of Pharmaceuticals (DoP), Ministry of Chemicals and Fertilizers, along with Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI), is organizing ‘India Pharma & India Medical Device 2018’, with the theme – ‘Affordable and Quality Healthcare’, the 3rd International exhibition and conference on Pharmaceutical… Read More

Suresh Prabhu kicks off consultations on New Industrial Policy

Suresh Prabhu

Commerce and Industries Minister Shri Suresh Prabhu set off a series of nation-wide consultations with the industry on the proposed new Industrial Policy. The first consultation was held at Guwahati on February 02. The event, organized by Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP) in partnership with Federation of Chamber of Commerce and Industry… Read More

Dharmendra Pradhan urges private sector to consider recognition of Prior Learning to skill and upskill private security workforce

Dharmendra Pradhan

Dharmendra Pradhan, Minister of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, Government of India,  urged the private sector to consider Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) where without any financial implication private security workforce would be skilled and upskilled and provided certification.
Addressing a Special Session on ‘Critical issues … Read More

Feel Good factor returning amongst Indian companies doing business in Europe


For the first time in two years, Indian companies doing business in Europe have shed their pessimism and see a rebound in their business prospects in the region. The gradual turn-around has been achieved by Indian corporate by successfully re-positioning and re-aligning their operational capabilities in one of the most demanding and organized markets in… Read More

FICCI President leads CEOs delegation accompanying Arun Jaitley to Bangladesh


A high-powered business delegation led by Mr. Pankaj Patel, President, FICCI and Chairman and Managing Director, Zydus Cadila – Cadila Healthcare is accompanying Finance Minister Shri Arun Jaitley on his visit to Bangladesh on October 3 and 4, 2017 to enhance bilateral economic relations between the two neighbouring countries.
The visit comes at… Read More

Equitable access to assets, technology, infrastructure and training vital for economic empowerment of women


Women’s economic empowerment needs to be addressed holistically to ensure that they have equitable access to assets, technology, infrastructure, tailor-made training and constant back up support, said Mrs. Fazila Jeewa-Daureeawo, Minister for Gender Equality, Child Development and Family Welfare (Mauritius), while addressing the Indian Ocean… Read More

FICCI welcomes Commerce & Industry Minister initiative Boosting business confidence need of the hour


The Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry(FICCI) welcomes the initiative taken by the Union Minister of Commerce & Industry, Shri Suresh Prabhu to convene a meeting with Industry Associations to discuss issues effecting industrial growth.
FICCI submitted to the Minister that the key to arresting the long term decline in the rate … Read More

Socio-economic Impact of Illicit Trade Smugglers switching over to low-risk, high-reward goods


FICCI CASCADE (Committee Against Smuggling and Counterfeiting Activities Destroying the Economy) in association with the National Academy of Customs, Indirect Tax and Narcotics, (NACIN) organized a capacity building programme on the ‘Socio-Economic Impact of Illicit Trade’ on September 26 at NACIN, Faridabad.

The objective was to sensitize officers… Read More

FICCI assures full support for smooth GST rollout in Northeast


The President of Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI), Shri Pankaj R. Patel met Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances, Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr Jitendra Singh and assured him of full support from FICCI for the smooth rollout… Read More

PFRDA conducts workshop on NPS for Corporates

PFRDA conducts workshop

A Corporate Meet was conducted at Bhubaneswar,Odisha today by Pension Fund Regulatory and Development Authority (PFRDA) in association with FICCI, Odisha State Council to promote NPS among the corporates. PFRDA has been conducting NPS workshops at various locations across the country.

Shri A. G. Das, Chief General Manager, PFRDA addressed the participants… Read More