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  • India Inc's business sentiment recovers in July-September: CII’s business outlook survey Sep 20, 2020 04:59 PM IST

    India Inc's business sentiment recovers in July-September: CII’s business outlook survey

    The latest CII Business Confidence Index has surged to the level of 50.3 in July-September 2020, bouncing back from its lowest reading of 41.0 recorded in April-June 2020, the industry chamber said in a statement.

  • Nirmala Sitharaman at CII Meet Highlights | There can't be a better time for exemplar cooperation between govt, regulators and industry: FM Aug 25, 2020 12:04 PM IST

    Nirmala Sitharaman at CII Meet Highlights | There can't be a better time for exemplar cooperation between govt, regulators and industry: FM

    Nirmala Sitharaman at CII Meet Highlights | The Union Finance Minister spoke at the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) meet ON auGUST 25

  • High frequency indicators showing material improvement, pointing at V-shaped recovery: CII Jul 28, 2020 05:00 PM IST

    High frequency indicators showing material improvement, pointing at V-shaped recovery: CII

    A clutch of indicators including GST collections, railway freight traffic, petrol consumption, peak power demand, electronic toll collections, among others, have all mirrored the incipient signs of recovery, it said.

  • India's mineral sector could be potential driver of high growth: CII to NITI Aayog Jul 27, 2020 05:45 PM IST

    India's mineral sector could be potential driver of high growth: CII to NITI Aayog

    In a letter to NITI Aayog Vice Chairman Rajiv Kumar, CII National Committee on Mining President Sunil Duggal said, "Under these times of economic stress, where the government is under pressure to spur growth, the mineral and resources sector could be a potential driver of high growth capable of contributing 8 percent of GDP by 2025-taking India on a path towards $5 trillion economy."

  • India, US need concerted efforts to advance business, people-to-people linkages post COVID-19: Envoy Jun 16, 2020 12:26 PM IST

    India, US need concerted efforts to advance business, people-to-people linkages post COVID-19: Envoy

    Speaking on the occasion of the release of the report “Indian Roots, American Soil” by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) here on Monday, India's Ambassador to the US, Taranjit Singh Sandhu noted that the coronavirus pandemic has given both countries new opportunities to step up bilateral cooperation.

  • Bad bank not a good idea unless key issues are addressed: Uday Kotak Jun 08, 2020 02:05 PM IST

    Bad bank not a good idea unless key issues are addressed: Uday Kotak

    Citing an example of Stressed Assets Stabilization Fund (SASF), set up by erstwhile Industrial Development Bank of India (IDBI), Kotak said it did not work well.

  • Interest waiver on loans in moratorium: Uday Kotak says it is unfair to seek moratorium on loans but expect full interest on deposits Jun 04, 2020 04:00 PM IST

    Interest waiver on loans in moratorium: Uday Kotak says it is unfair to seek moratorium on loans but expect full interest on deposits

    Kotak concurred with the Reserve Bank of India, which said that borrowers who avail moratorium on their bank loans will have to pay the interest accrued during that period.

  • Need to see FY2021 growth as month-on-month recovery, not a yearly average: Uday Kotak Jun 04, 2020 02:37 PM IST

    Need to see FY2021 growth as month-on-month recovery, not a yearly average: Uday Kotak

    CII on June 4 laid out a 10-point road map to revive growth and navigate the challenges of loss of lives and livelihoods posed by the global pandemic Covid 19 that has forced countries across the world to reset their growth paths

  • Uday Kotak takes over from Vikram Kirloskar as the new CII President Jun 03, 2020 03:59 PM IST

    Uday Kotak takes over from Vikram Kirloskar as the new CII President

    TV Narendran, CEO and Managing Director of Tata Steel Limited, is now the President-designate of CII for 2020-21.

  • PM Modi Speech Highlights | World looking for trusted, reliable partner, India has potential, says Prime Minister Jun 02, 2020 10:47 AM IST

    PM Modi Speech Highlights | World looking for trusted, reliable partner, India has potential, says Prime Minister

    Live coverage of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's address at the CII Annual Session 2020

  • CII bats for immediate stimulus package of Rs 15 lakh crore May 08, 2020 08:20 PM IST

    CII bats for immediate stimulus package of Rs 15 lakh crore

    The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) said the broad elements of the stimulus may include cash transfers amounting to Rs 2 lakh crore to JAM account holders, in addition to the Rs 1.7 lakh stimulus already announced.

  • Industry likes the direction, not the pace of opening up May 04, 2020 09:59 AM IST

    Industry likes the direction, not the pace of opening up

    The hope lies in the expectation that after May 17 when the present lockdown phase ends, the opening up will be more comprehensive.

  • Coronavirus pandemic | CII suggests measures to revive growth of steel industry Apr 26, 2020 08:15 PM IST

    Coronavirus pandemic | CII suggests measures to revive growth of steel industry

    In a representation to the government, Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) has raised the various issues, the steel sector is facing, and recommended steps to be taken to address these challenges.

  • Govt-backed credit guarantee needed to ensure banks overcome risk averseness while lending: CII Apr 19, 2020 07:49 PM IST

    Govt-backed credit guarantee needed to ensure banks overcome risk averseness while lending: CII

    To tackle the current crisis arisen from the COVID-19 outbreak and the consequent nationwide lockdown, the government and the RBI have announced many measures to ease the stress of businesses.

  • Discoms to suffer Rs 30,000 crore revenue loss, face Rs 50,000 crore liquidity crunch due to lockdown: CII Apr 17, 2020 02:00 PM IST

    Discoms to suffer Rs 30,000 crore revenue loss, face Rs 50,000 crore liquidity crunch due to lockdown: CII

    According to the CII report, power sector, one of the essential services under the lockdown till May 3, is battling the twin issues of demand and liquidity compression.

  • Coronavirus lockdown | PepsiCo partners CII to serve 2 million meals in Punjab, Haryana, Rajasthan Apr 16, 2020 01:27 PM IST

    Coronavirus lockdown | PepsiCo partners CII to serve 2 million meals in Punjab, Haryana, Rajasthan

    The meals would be distributed amongst families of farmers, self-help groups (SHGs) and migrant workers in the states, according to a statement.

  • No need to further curb 'non-audit' services of auditors: Industry bodies tell govt Apr 05, 2020 12:53 PM IST

    No need to further curb 'non-audit' services of auditors: Industry bodies tell govt

    They have said there are sufficient safeguards in place with regard to the currently permissible non-audit services provided by auditors to their clients and any further restrictions or any addition to the restricted list would increase the cost of services without any corresponding benefit for the audit quality or independence.

  • CII seeks exemption for e-commerce, ITeS, food processing from prohibitory orders Mar 22, 2020 01:17 PM IST

    CII seeks exemption for e-commerce, ITeS, food processing from prohibitory orders

    The appeal gains significance as more and more states are imposing lockdowns with the spread of coronavirus.

  • Coronavirus pandemic | CII sends SOS to govt, seeks moratorium on repayment of loans Mar 19, 2020 01:14 PM IST

    Coronavirus pandemic | CII sends SOS to govt, seeks moratorium on repayment of loans

    The CII president requested the industry to pay SMEs as fast as possible

  • Amul maker against allowing free skimmed milk powder import Jan 21, 2020 08:45 AM IST

    Amul maker against allowing free skimmed milk powder import

    "It is surprising to note that CII is proposing to import SMP (skimmed milk powder) at Zero duty and that too huge quantity of 50,000 tonnes," Amul MD R S Sodhi said in a letter to food processing secretary Pusha Subrahmayam.

  • Announce convergence of all corporate tax rates to 15% in Budget: CII Jan 19, 2020 02:59 PM IST

    Announce convergence of all corporate tax rates to 15% in Budget: CII

    According to the industry body, the desired impact of the reduction in corporate taxes on the ground is still far from satisfactory.

  • FMCG sector sees showing signs of a revival after 6 quarters, say experts Dec 18, 2019 08:23 PM IST

    FMCG sector sees showing signs of a revival after 6 quarters, say experts

    The FMCG industry employs close to three million directly and almost 10 million people indirectly.

  • Corporate tax rate cut impact to be visible in two years: CII chief Dec 17, 2019 07:15 PM IST

    Corporate tax rate cut impact to be visible in two years: CII chief

    India's GDP growth fell to an over six-year low of 4.5 per cent amid slowing demand despite five rate cuts by the Reserve Bank.

  • Cut corporate tax rate to 15%; provide more disposable income: CII to govt on Budget Dec 06, 2019 08:15 PM IST

    Cut corporate tax rate to 15%; provide more disposable income: CII to govt on Budget

    CII suggested that in order to bring about uniformity, all corporate tax rates should be converged to 15 per cent with no exemptions and incentives over a period of three years till 2023.

  • Indian Textile Industry can reach $300 Billion by 2030: CII Nov 27, 2019 07:05 PM IST

    Indian Textile Industry can reach $300 Billion by 2030: CII

    The industry accounted for 5 per cent of Indias GDP and 13 per cent of the country's export earnings and employed about 50 million people Thiagarajan said.

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