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  • India should focus on 15 imports items to achieve self-reliance: Assocham Jul 05, 2020 05:35 PM IST

    India should focus on 15 imports items to achieve self-reliance: Assocham

    These items include electronics, coal, iron-steel, non-ferrous metals and vegetable oils, among others.

  • India can fill up export market space vacated by China due to coronavirus: Assocham Mar 01, 2020 10:55 AM IST

    India can fill up export market space vacated by China due to coronavirus: Assocham

    It said Indian exporters of electronics, pharmaceuticals, speciality chemicals and automobile segments depend on China for raw material and are facing supply constraints, but there are several areas where there are increased opportunities for domestic traders.

  • Niranjan Hiranandani takes over as Assocham president Dec 23, 2019 08:08 PM IST

    Niranjan Hiranandani takes over as Assocham president

    Hiranandani succeeds Welspun Group Chairman Balkrishan Goenka.

  • Expect corporate tax sop to prop up investments, says FM Nirmala Sitharaman Dec 20, 2019 02:22 PM IST

    Expect corporate tax sop to prop up investments, says FM Nirmala Sitharaman

    During her address, Sitharaman also called out public sector banks (PSBs) for not passing on benefits of rate cuts to consumers

  • PM Modi to address ASSOCHAM AGM today, here’s why it is significant Dec 20, 2019 08:52 AM IST

    PM Modi to address ASSOCHAM AGM today, here’s why it is significant

    Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman is expected to present a roadmap on the same around 12:35 pm

  • Policy | Can Kerala lead the way in creating gender friendly start-up ecosystems? Sep 13, 2019 10:09 AM IST

    Policy | Can Kerala lead the way in creating gender friendly start-up ecosystems?

    Kerala’s International Women’s Trade Centre, a first in India, is pitched as a safe space away from home for women entrepreneurs who are eager to leverage their entrepreneurial abilities and for those who seek global exposure to their products.

  • PSU debt raising through bonds gained, NBFCs faced challenge: Study Sep 08, 2019 04:24 PM IST

    PSU debt raising through bonds gained, NBFCs faced challenge: Study

    Defaults by Infrastructure Leasing & Financial Services at the beginning of September 2018 created panic and led to a dip in investor confidence towards lending to non-banking finance companies.

  • Assocham seeks inclusion of petroleum products in GST Jul 25, 2019 01:29 PM IST

    Assocham seeks inclusion of petroleum products in GST

    The chamber suggested to the GST Council that sale of scrips issued for different duty drawbacks and market promotion should not be subjected to levy of Goods and Services Tax (GST).

  • ASSOCHAM for raising tax exemption limit to Rs 5 lakh in Budget Jun 09, 2019 11:20 AM IST

    ASSOCHAM for raising tax exemption limit to Rs 5 lakh in Budget

    It has suggested this in a proposal to the government as part of its pre-Budget memorandum.

  • Industry upbeat on RBI policy decision; says more room to slash rates ahead Jun 06, 2019 06:15 PM IST

    Industry upbeat on RBI policy decision; says more room to slash rates ahead

    Reviving business confidence, consumer confidence and triggering animal spirits in the economy is the need of the hour, the chamber said in a statement.

  • ASSOCHAM demands cut in effective corp tax to 25%, inflation indexing of allowances Jun 03, 2019 03:35 PM IST

    ASSOCHAM demands cut in effective corp tax to 25%, inflation indexing of allowances

    In 2018-19 Budget, the reduced rate of 25 percent was extended to companies with turnover of up to Rs 250 crore in 2016-17, a move which benefited micro, small and medium enterprises.

  • Lenders take 57% haircut in 94 cases worth Rs 1.75 lakh crore May 03, 2019 04:45 PM IST

    Lenders take 57% haircut in 94 cases worth Rs 1.75 lakh crore

    The average resolution timeline for these 94 cases resolved was 324 days as against the stipulated timeline of 270 days.

  • Govt working to make education affordable and accessible Feb 21, 2019 08:53 PM IST

    Govt working to make education affordable and accessible

    Javadekar was addressing the 12th ASSOCHAM National Education Summit themed 'Making India Global Powerhouse: Catalysing Reforms and Innovations'.

  • Assocham meets RBI governor Shaktikanta Das on NBFC, HFC crisis Jan 11, 2019 10:38 PM IST

    Assocham meets RBI governor Shaktikanta Das on NBFC, HFC crisis

    The delegation, which met the governor in New Delhi, told him that over-regulation of the sector is hampering the growth of the NBFC model of lending.

  • PM's infra development vision to play catalytic role in overall economic growth: Assocham Nov 14, 2018 12:11 PM IST

    PM's infra development vision to play catalytic role in overall economic growth: Assocham

    Assocham secretary general Uday Kumar Varma on November 14 said the government's vision for new and improved infrastructure that can serve the nation for a long time.

  • Petroleum prices rising due to global factors: ASSOCHAM Sep 10, 2018 12:35 PM IST

    Petroleum prices rising due to global factors: ASSOCHAM

    "It has been our stand that petrol and diesel should be brought under the Goods and Services Tax (GST). However, it may not be feasible at this point of time", ASSOCHAM secretary general, Uday Kumar Varma, said.

  • Assocham opens representative office in US Aug 20, 2018 05:10 PM IST

    Assocham opens representative office in US

    It will also work towards attracting foreign investment to India, it added.

  • ASSOCHAM cautions against over-regulation in e-commerce space Aug 02, 2018 03:35 PM IST

    ASSOCHAM cautions against over-regulation in e-commerce space

    E-commerce and the entire online space is a fledgling area of business with a vast scope for expansion, ASSOCHAM Secretary General D S Rawat said.

  • PM Modi's reassurance will allay industries' concerns: Assocham Jul 30, 2018 01:59 PM IST

    PM Modi's reassurance will allay industries' concerns: Assocham

    "The prime minister's reassurance to the corporate sector will boost confidence and allay industries' concerns. This will go a long way in achieving the common desire of inclusive and sustainable growth," Assocham president Sandeep Jajodia today said.

  • India Inc becoming more vulnerable to sudden policy changes: Assocham Jul 22, 2018 03:34 PM IST

    India Inc becoming more vulnerable to sudden policy changes: Assocham

    "Increase in truck axle load by the Centre and the Maharashtra Government directive on food and beverages in the cinema halls are the latest examples of the policy changes coming as a bolt from the blue for the corporates.

  • India needs a credible system to map job creation: Assocham Jun 10, 2018 02:14 PM IST

    India needs a credible system to map job creation: Assocham

    f a large part of the economy is getting formalised, the mapping of job creation should not be difficult, it said

  • Reduction in oil duties best solution to check fuel price rise: Assocham Jun 08, 2018 11:47 AM IST

    Reduction in oil duties best solution to check fuel price rise: Assocham

    It will make India's exports competitive, bring down current account deficit and we may also no longer see the rupee depreciating, Assocham Secretary General D S Rawat said in a statement released here.

  • Donald Trump move to re-impose sanctions on Iran to hit Indian economy: Assocham May 09, 2018 07:44 PM IST

    Donald Trump move to re-impose sanctions on Iran to hit Indian economy: Assocham

    Trump announced that he was withdrawing the US from what he called the "decaying and rotten" Iran nuclear deal signed by the Obama regime in 2015, putting him on a collision course with America's closest allies.

  • It's a salute to the success of Indian start-up: ASSOCHAM May 09, 2018 05:59 PM IST

    It's a salute to the success of Indian start-up: ASSOCHAM

    "Isn' it so great that a start-up goes on to fetch an enterprise valuation of about USD 21 billion, making the Walmart equity infusion the largest ever FDI into India", ASSOCHAM Secretary General D S Rawat told PTI.

  • Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad says mobile manufacturing industry to touch Rs 1,32,000 crore by 2018 Apr 26, 2018 04:33 PM IST

    Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad says mobile manufacturing industry to touch Rs 1,32,000 crore by 2018

    India manufactured about 110 million mobile phones in 2015-16 as compared to 60 million in 2014-15 showing a growth of over 90%.

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