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CII welcomes Rahul Gandhi's speech to industry

Last Updated: Sunday, December 22, 2013, 19:41

Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi's speech touches the real issues being faced by the industry and investors can draw confidence from his talk, industry body CII said on Sunday.

'Mid-term appraisal of 12th Plan to help govt judge its work'

Last Updated: Tuesday, December 17, 2013, 14:04

Montek said the mid-term appraisal of 12th Plan (2012-17) will be done by the end of 2014.

Will support Nilekani if he fights elections: Gopalakrishnan

Last Updated: Thursday, December 12, 2013, 18:06

Infosys Vice-Chairman and CII President S Gopalakrishnan today said he will support Nandan Nilekani if his former colleague decides to fight elections.

Standard protocol needed for affordable insurance products: IRDA

Last Updated: Monday, December 09, 2013, 17:30

Absence of a standard protocol for treatment has led to lack of uniformity in cost of treatments and there is a need to make affordable insurance products, a member of the insurance sector regulator IRDA said on Monday.

Q2 economic growth indicative of recovery, says India Inc

Last Updated: Friday, November 29, 2013, 20:34

The higher than expected growth in the second quarter of 2013-14 is an indication of recovery in economy but some key sectors still need to perform better, India Inc said Friday.

CII wants govt to study merits of cases in coal deallocation

Last Updated: Thursday, November 28, 2013, 21:01

Industry chamber CII Thursday said government's intent of involving private sector in developing infrastructure will be defeated if coal mines are taken back without examining merits of the cases in detail.

Mahindra seeks subsidy to promote electric cars

Last Updated: Wednesday, November 27, 2013, 19:40

Expressing disappointment over lack of support to promote electric cars in India, Mahindra & Mahindra CMD Anand Mahindra Wednesday asked the government to grant subsidies to automakers to promote green cars.

'India needs stable tax environment to attract investments'

Last Updated: Sunday, November 24, 2013, 13:42

Amid rising concerns on the protection of tax base by countries across the world, a white paper by CII-EY has suggested that the Indian government provide a stable tax environment and simplify procedures in sync with global practices.

'Govt must remove supply bottlenecks to trim retail inflation'

Last Updated: Tuesday, November 12, 2013, 22:25

Terming the rise in October retail inflation despite a bumper crop as "disturbing", India Inc today said the Government must immediately address supply side bottlenecks to bring down the consumer price inflation.

Indian 'closet consumer' with 'inner conflict' is a major phenomenon: CII

Last Updated: Sunday, November 10, 2013, 19:42

"The inner conflict between a middle class mindset and the globally rich income level, between conspicuous consumption and a level of luxury which is a reward for hard work shapes what we call the 'closet consumer'," CII said here in a statement.

CII, World Economic Forum sign collaboration deal

Last Updated: Sunday, November 10, 2013, 19:17

A memorandum of understanding was signed by WEF founder and executive chairman Klaus Schwab and CII president Kris Gopalakrishnan in the presence of union Minister for Commerce and Industry Anand Sharma, said a CII press release.

Top IAF officer seeks rethink over FDI policy in defence

Last Updated: Wednesday, November 06, 2013, 14:08

A top IAF officer on Wednesday sought a rethink over government`s policy to have 26 per cent FDI in military sector, saying it was not attractive for foreign vendors.