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Power cuts may cause 40% dip in industrial production: Assocham

Last Updated: Monday, June 02, 2014, 15:40

Continued power outages in various parts of the country are adversely affecting the domestic industrial production, which may fall by 40 percent in June-July, industry body Assocham said.

El Nino may impact India's GDP by 1.75%: Assocham

Last Updated: Thursday, May 08, 2014, 17:45

About five percent deficit rains due to possible El Nino factor could have a bearing on economic growth by 1.75 percent in the 2014-15 fiscal, affecting lakhs of unskilled jobs, an Assocham report said.

Manufacturing may create 3.2 mn jobs during 2012-17: Assocham

Last Updated: Sunday, March 16, 2014, 15:39

Gradual revival of India's manufacturing sector with improved economic performance may help generate about 3.2 million additional jobs during the 12th Plan period, the study said.

Indian retail market to reach Rs 47 lakh cr by 2016-17: Study

Last Updated: Tuesday, February 11, 2014, 16:53

India's retail market is likely to touch a whopping Rs 47 lakh crore by 2016-17, expanding at a compounded annual growth rate of 15 per cent, a Yes Bank-Assocham study says.

PM hits back at critics

Last Updated: Friday, July 19, 2013, 16:48

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Friday hit back at political critics on his government's performance saying it makes for good television but presents a very distorted picture.

New govt in Pak to help boost India-Pak eco relation: Assocham

Last Updated: Monday, May 13, 2013, 21:13

The chamber said as per its report, the bilateral trade between India and Pakistan would touch over USD 12 billion by 2015 if Pakistan accords India with the Most Favoured Nation (MFN) status.

Indo-Pak trade may dip by 20% in 2012-13: Assocham

Last Updated: Thursday, January 17, 2013, 18:16

The bilateral trade between India and Pakistan is expected to decline by 20 percent in 2012-13 due to the ongoing tensions at the Line of Control (LoC), Assocahm said Thursday.

Employment at major ports drop at CAGR of about 5% b/w 2001-10

Last Updated: Wednesday, January 02, 2013, 15:01

The number of employees at India’s major ports has declined at a compounded annual growth rate of about 5 per cent between 2001-2010, industry body ASSOCHAM said on Wednesday.

Reduce excise duty, service tax and raise IT limit: Assocham

Last Updated: Monday, December 03, 2012, 16:26

In its pre-Budget memorandum for 2013-14, the chamber also suggested Finance Minister P Chidambaram raise the limit on interest on housing loan to Rs 5 lakh to revive consumer demand and boost investment.

Economic growth may get little worse: Assocham

Last Updated: Sunday, December 02, 2012, 11:41

It said that the overall GDP growth for the current financial year would be between 5 and 5.5 percent.

Assocham submits infrastructure growth roadmap to FinMin

Last Updated: Monday, November 12, 2012, 19:36

Also, the transfer of holding to such an overseas entity from an Indian entity should be permitted at erstwhile book value.

Assocham submits infrastructure growth roadmap to FinMin

Last Updated: Monday, November 12, 2012, 19:36

Also, the transfer of holding to such an overseas entity from an Indian entity should be permitted at erstwhile book value.