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In possible global trade war; India does not have much flexing power despite high imports: ASSOCHAM

New Delhi, 17 March 2018: India may be running an annual trade deficit of about USD 150 billion , but a much higher level of imports than exports would not provide the country handle to retaliate , should the world witnesses an escalation in trade war, since most of the Indian imports are unavoidable, said ASSOCHAM.

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Sunday, March 18, 2018

Accessibility as a human right must for persons with disability to acquire education and have employment: UN Expert

New Delhi, 17th February 2018: Promoting accessibility along with development of skill sets holds key to empowering people with disabilities, a United Nations (UN) official said at an ASSOCHAM event held in New Delhi today.

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Saturday, March 17, 2018

Drop in diamond demand, more so in unorganised market on purity concerns.: ASSOCHAM Survey

New Delhi, March 16, 2018: The alleged PNB fraud involving diamantaire Nirav Modi seems to have shaken confidence of the diamond jewellery buyers, especially from the unorganised jewellers, on concerns of the purity of the precious jewellery, resulting in drop in business in the trade, according to an ASSOCHAM survey.

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Friday, March 16, 2018

Blockchain tech can resolve inefficiencies in Indias current trade finance system: ASSOCHAM-Deloitte study

New Delhi, March 15, 2018: Implementing digital technologies such as blockchain, artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning and robotic process automation can resolve inefficiencies in our current trade finance system, and make the process efficient at the bank’s, buyer’s, seller’s, as well as the SME’s/MSME’s end, noted a recent ASSOCHAM-Deloitte joint study.

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Thursday, March 15, 2018

Limit collateral damage from bank frauds: ASSOCHAM

New Delhi, 10 March 2018: All out efforts must be made by banks, regulators, government and India Inc to limit the collateral damage from the alleged fraud in PNB, said the ASSOCHM today, cautioning over-reaction by the banks and the investigative agencies would hurt essential credit disbursement to the trade and industry and tamper the growth expectations.

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Sunday, March 11, 2018

Centre working on introducing cyber security in CBSE school curriculum: MeitY official

Gr. Noida, 9th March, 2018: The Centre is working to introduce cyber security in the school curriculum to educate students about the cybercrime threats in the digital world, a top official from Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) said at an ASSOCHAM event held in Greater Noida today.

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Friday, March 09, 2018

Life insurance popular choice among women: IndiaFirst Life Insurance-ASSOCHAM

New Delhi, 8 March, 2018: Life insurance is the most popular choice of the respondents with at least 72% wanting to invest in it followed by deposits both fixed and recurring at 69% and mutual funds at 61%, a survey released on International Women’s Day by ASSOCHAM and IndiaFirst Life Insurance Company Limited.

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Thursday, March 08, 2018

Lets not push banks fire fighting with frauds to meet hard Aadhaar deadline: ASSOCHAM

New Delhi, 3rd March 2018: Notwithstanding judicial scrutiny and governments well-intentioned moves, the banks , particularly those in the PSUs, may find it hard and challenging to complete the task of linking Aadhaar with the accounts of all the customers by March 31,2018 thus necessasitating relaxation of the deadline, the ASSOCHAM has said.

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Sunday, March 04, 2018

Vietnamese president pitches for closer economic ties with India

New Delhi, 3rd March, 2018: Vietnamese President, H.E. Tran Dai Quang on Saturday invites Indian business communities to invest in his country as it offers conducive environment and sustainable development at a business meeting in New Delhi today.

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Saturday, March 03, 2018

Indian paper industry likely to touch 25 MT by 2020: ASSOCHAM

New Delhi, 27th February, 2018: Indian paper industry is poised to grow and touch 25 million tonnes from 20.37 million tonnes to 2019-20 from 2017-18 at the rate of 10% per annum, according to The Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (ASSOCHAM) recent paper.

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Tuesday, February 27, 2018

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