To fix "huge" leaks in the public distribution system, the government must give food vouchers instead of subsidised foodgrain to families under the below poverty line (BPL), industry body Ficci said on Sunday.
Free-trade agreement between
India and 10-nation bloc ASEAN is expected to push the two-way
trade to USD 100 billion (around Rs 4.50 lakh crore) in the
next five years, a study by industry body FICCI has said.
Industry body Ficci has asked the
Prime Minister not to shift positions on climate change at the
Copenhagen Summit from the original stand of fixing
responsibility of cutting greenhouse gas emissions on a per
Pakistan on Thursday expressed concern over a report by an Indian business lobby group that considers options like launching surgical strikes on the country, saying
such views would not help foster peace in the region.
India`s services exports including IT software fell, like the merchandise trade, in the first six months of 2009 under the impact of the global downturn, though the decline was not as steep as in goods, a study has shown.
Business chamber FICCI on Wednesday said high level of investment as projected by Prime Minister`s Economic Advisory Council is critical for economic growth, but the government must offers sops to industry to encourage investment.