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ASSOCHAM seeks dropping of proposal for mandatory telecom equipment testing

New Delhi, 22 June, 2017: Opposing any more layer of regulation to the highly indebted telecom industry, battling several challenges, the ASSOCHAM has approached the Department of Telecommunication with a plea to drop the proposal of mandatory testing of telecom equipment which is used in India after certification from well-known third party global bodies.

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Thursday, June 22, 2017

Road and Railway to be exempted under the GST regime: ASSOCHAM plea to Govt.

New Delhi, 20 June, 2017: In view of the long gestation period and showing negative returns, industry body ASSOCHAM has suggested that infrastructure and transportation such as road and railway sectors should continue to be exempted under Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime.

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Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Shortage of 3 lakh yoga instructors in India: ASSOCHAM

Fast growing awareness about the benefits of yoga and government encouragement, India today faces a shortage of about 3 lakh yoga instructors as against the requirement of over 5 lakhs yoga practitioners, says the ASSOCHAM paper released coinciding with the “International Yoga Day” (June 21).

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Monday, June 19, 2017

India gives more liberal market turf to US tech majors; ASSOCHAM urges PM Modi to convey Donald Trump

ASSOCHAM has urged Prime Minister Mr Narendra Modi to remind President Donald Trump that If Indian IT firms have got a good foothold in the US, American top notch firms like Facebook, Google, Microsoft and Apple, Coke and Pepsi are getting quite a liberal market access in India without any restrictions.

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Sunday, June 18, 2017

Need to establish legal infrastructure for India to take lead in AI field: Study

India should take lead in establishing a legal infrastructure on the application of artificial intelligence (AI) to become a frontrunner, suggested a recent ASSOCHAM-PwC joint study titled, ‘Leveraging artificial intelligence and robotics for sustainable growth.’

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Thursday, June 15, 2017

Govt. willing to provide protection to domestic pipe manufacturers against unfair trade practices provided industry acts responsibly: Official

The Union Government has categorically stated that though it is willing to provide protection to the domestic pipe manufacturers against unfair trade practices, the industry must also act responsibly, a top Steel Ministry official said at an ASSOCHAM event held in New Delhi today.

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Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Indian electronics market expected to reach $400 billion by 2020: study

The demand of electronic products in India is expected to grow at a CAGR (compound annual growth rate) of 41% during 2017-2020 to reach USD 400 billion by 2020, the domestic production which is currently growing at a CAGR of 27% may touch USD 104 billion leaving a huge gap for import to the extent of USD 300 billion, according to the joint study brought out by ASSOCHAM and NEC.

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Monday, June 12, 2017

Let farmers, rural landscape partake in services economy, raise income

Economic hardships of farmers and the entire rural landscape with near about 70 per cent of the population can be mitigated only when their claim on national income is substantially increased from a mere 17 per cent, which is possible by taking key service sectors like trade, hotels, transport and housing to the hinterland through massive investment in rural infrastructure, an ASSOCHAM Concept Note has said.

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Saturday, June 10, 2017

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