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With inflation at 5 year low, RBI Monetary Policy Committee must cut interest rates: ASSOCHAM to Governor Patel

New Delhi, 29 July, 2017: Citing inflation at a five year low and deceleration in the factory output, the ASSOCHAM has written to the RBI Governor Dr Urjit Patel, making out a strong case for at least 25 basis point cut in the policy interest rate when the RBI Monetary Policy Committee meets on August 2.

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Sunday, July 30, 2017

Rise in tomato prices lead to high demand for puree/ketch up: ASSOCHAM

New Delhi, July 28, 2017: Rise in tomato prices to as much as Rs 100 per kg. due to crop damage following rains in the growing areas, has created an additional demand for alternatives like tomato puree/ketchup to the extent of 40-45 per cent in the recent few weeks, as the home makers are resorting to balance budgets in the face of no immediate relief in sight for the key ingredient for the Indian cuisine, an ASSOCHAM Paper has said.

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Friday, July 28, 2017

ISA to bring out a global tender for 5 lakh solar pumps before December: Upendra Tripathy, Director General, ISA

New Delhi, July 27, 2017: International Solar Alliance (ISA) plans to come out with a global tender for price discovery of 5 Lakhs solar pumps beore December and presumed prices will come down of the solar pumps, said Mr Upendra Tripathy, Director General, International Solar Alliance at an ASSOCHAM event held in New Delhi today.

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Thursday, July 27, 2017

GST-a real major incentive for making investments in SEZs: Commerce Ministry official

New Delhi, July 26, 2017: Though imposition of Minimum Alternative Tax (MAT) in 2011 slowed down growth of special economic zones (SEZs), but implementation of Goods and Service Tax (GST) provides wonderful opportunity for making investments in Indian SEZs, a top Commerce Ministry official said at an ASSOCHAM event held in New Delhi today.

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Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Allow all state-run vehicles to move on ethanol based clean fuel: ASSOCHAM plea to Yogi Adityanath

Lucknow, July 25, 2017: Apex industry body ASSOCHAM has urged the Uttar Pradesh chief minister, Yogi Adityanath to allow all state-run buses to move on from oil-based fuel (petrol, diesel) to alternative and environment-friendly fuel like ethanol.

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Tuesday, July 25, 2017

19 per cent of Indian population is still unbanked: ASSOCHAM-EY

New Delhi, 24 July, 2017: Despite rationale and a strong institutional credit network, India’s financial services ecosystem lags in terms of physical infrastructure and has failed to reach the poor, more than 19% of the population who are unbanked or financially excluded, noted a recent ASSOCHAM-EY joint study.

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Monday, July 24, 2017

Pranab Da added new dimension to Rashtrapati Bhawan: ASSOCHAM chief

New Delhi, 24 July, 2017: ASSOCHAM President Mr Sandeep Jajodia today gave rich compliments to Mr Pranab Mukherjee who is completing his term as President of India, tomorrow, adding new glory to the highest Constitutional office.

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Monday, July 24, 2017

Social media wooing away time spent on newspaper reading, TV viewing: ASSOCHAM

New Delhi, 22 July, 2017: Social media platforms like Facebook and WhatsApp, Instagram and others are fast changing the reading and viewing habits with increasing number of people , mostly youngsters , spending less than half the time on newspapers and television in major cities, than about 3-4 years ago, ASSOCHAM findings noted.

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Sunday, July 23, 2017

NITI Aayog approves Rs 18K crore investment for 200 kmph rail projects for 2 major routes, says Suresh Prabhu

New Delhi, July 21, 2017: The premiere think-tank of the Government of India, NITI Aayog has approved investments worth Rs 18,000 crore for high-speed rail projects for major routes of Delhi-Mumbai and Delhi-Kolkata, Union Minister for Railways, Mr Suresh Prabhu said at an ASSOCHAM event held in New Delhi today.

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Friday, July 21, 2017

Indian accounting & finance professionals be given access to overseas mkt.: ASSOCHAM plea

New Delhi, July 20, 2017: Apex industry body ASSOCHAM has suggested the Centre to conduct country-specific or geographic market-wise studies to ascertain job prospects for qualified Indian professionals in accountancy, finance, information technology (IT) and related services abroad.

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Thursday, July 20, 2017

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