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India’s digital infrastructure will revive the economy | Nandan Nilekani

Dilip Chenoy,

Co-founder and Chairman of Infosys Technologies, Mr Nandan Nilekani today said that India’s digital infrastructure will play a major role in reviving the economy. Mr Nilekani was addressing FICCI members at the National Executive Committee Meeting on ‘Digital India and its Impact on Economy and Industry’ in Bengaluru. He said that the country… Read More

Circular Economy Symposium | FICCI

Circular Economy Symposium

FICCI contemplated the idea of constituting a platform with an objective to mainstream discussions around Circular Economy in India involving stakeholders across industry, government, civil society and academia, and hosted the rst edition of Circular Economy Symposium (CES) in 2017. In continuation, the next edition held in 2018 witnessed showcasing… Read More

BOAO Forum for Asia Annual Conference 2019

FICCI is organising business delegation for the next Annual Conference of the BOAO Forum for Asia (BFA) to be held on 26-29 March, 2019 at Boao, Hainan, China. The theme for this year’s conference is “Shared Future, Concerted Action, Common Development”.
FICCI is one of the Founder Members of BFA. This forum is akin to an Asian Davos and over the years has established… Read More

6th International Convention on Business of Football | GOAL 2019

6th International Convention on Business of Football GOAL 2019
AIFF-FICCI is organizing the 6th edition of GOAL 2019, International Convention on Business of Football, scheduled for 26th & 27th March, 2019 at Federation House, Tansen Marg, New Delhi. GOAL 2019 is the most awaited convention on the business of football hosted in India and brings together hundreds of key influencers within the global and Indian football… Read More

Need to focus on self-regulation to allow M&E industry to grow | Secretary, I&B


The 20th edition of three-day global convention on the media and entertainment industry, FICCI FRAMES 2019, got underway today with Mr. Amit Khare, Secretary, Ministry of Information & Broadcasting, underscoring the need for self-regulation by media and entertainment industry players to allow the industry to grow.

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FICCI-EY report | Indian Media & Entertainment industry clocks 13% growth to reach INR 1.67 trillion in 2018


The Indian Media and Entertainment (M&E) sector reached INR1.67 trillion (US$23.9 billion) in 2018, a growth of 13.4% over 2017, states the FICCI-EY report, ‘A billion screens of opportunity,’ launched today at the FICCI FRAMES 2019 in Mumbai.With its current trajectory, the M&E sector in India is expected to cross INR2.35 trillion (US$33.6 billion)… Read More

India to be a trillion dollar digital economy in 2-3 years | Ravi Shankar Prasad

Mr Ravi Shankar Prasad, Minister of Law and Justice, Electronics and Information Technology, said here that the ‘Digital India’ programme was politics-neutral, centre-state-neutral and ideology-neutral. This had resulted in large-scale adoption of digital technology as the country marches towards becoming a trillion dollar digital… Read More

India- East Africa Business Forum & Exhibition| Namaskar Africa 2019

“Namaskar Africa”, FICCI’s flagship business initiative in Africa is going to be organised in partnership with the Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Government of India. The focus of this year’s initiative is on East Africa with Kenya & Tanzania as a focus country.
The India – East Africa Business Forum and Exhibition would
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6 Corporate champions bag FICCI Road Safety Awards 2018


Six corporates which are championing the cause of road safety were  felicitated here today with FICCI Road Safety Awards by Ms. Meenakshi Lekhi, Member of Parliament, at the FICCI Seminar on Road Safety 2018.

The six companies are: Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone Ltd. (Mundra), Amazon India, The Hi-Tech Robotic Systemz Ltd., Shell India Markets PrivateRead More

Gadkari urges private sector to tap investment opportunities in expressways, waterways & clean Ganga projects


Shri Nitin Gadkari, Minister for Road Transport and Highways, Shipping and Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation, today urged the private sector to invest liberally in the development of expressways, waterways, irrigation projects and ‘Clean Ganga Mission’.

Addressing the 91st Annual General Meeting of the FederationRead More

Irritants in the trade with Turkey to be removed soon | Suresh Prabhu

FICCI Suresh Prabhu

Commerce & Industry and Civil Aviation Minister, Mr Suresh Prabhu said that India was striving hard to resolve all pending issues relating to trade with Turkey before his planned visit to Turkey along with a business delegation in February 2019.

Addressing the ‘India-Turkey Business Forum’, jointly organised by the Federation of Indian… Read More