Tag: Cii

Make in Odisha conclave: Preparatory meeting held at Secretariat

Bhubaneswar: A meeting was held today at the State Secretariat to discuss the preparations for the Make in Odisha Conclave 2018. The meeting was held under the chairmanship of the Chief Secretary while the Finance and Industries department Secretaries were present among others. According to sources, discussions were held on the event plan, arrangements for […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
CII withdrawal from Make in Odisha Conclave: Eastern region chairperson refutes BJD allegations

Bhubaneswar: Controversy has surfaced over Confederation of Indian Industry’s (CII) withdrawal from the Make in Odisha conclave scheduled to be held in November this year. The BJD has blamed the CII’s eastern region chairperson Jagi Mangat Panda for such a decision of the confederation. On the other hand Jagi Panda has refuted the allegations. BJD […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Jagi Mangat Panda becomes first woman chairperson of CII eastern region

Bhubaneswar: Jagi Mangat Panda, Managing Director of Ortel Communications Ltd has been appointed as the new chairperson of Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), Eastern Region. Panda will become the first woman to hold the top post in the industry body’s eastern zone after her name was announced at the CII Eastern Regional Council meeting in […]

  • Saturday, 24 July 2021
Odisha consistently ranks among top in attracting investments: Naveen

Bhubaneswar: While addressing the Enterprise Odisha 2017 event organised by Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), CM Naveen Patnaik said Odisha is consistently ranked amongst the three top States in attracting investments in India. “Odisha is consistently ranked amongst the three top States in attracting investments in India. Focusing on the 3Ts- Transparency, Technology and Teamwork, […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Make in Odisha conclave to kick-start today

Bhubaneswar: The much-hyped Make in Odisha conclave, to be organised by the State Government in association with Department of Industrial Policy & Promotion (DIPP) and Confederation of Indian Industries (CII), is all set to begin at Janata Maidan here today. The three-day conclave would be inaugurated by Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik while Union Finance Minister […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Yi Innovex to ignite young minds at ‘Make In Odisha’

Bhubaneswar: In an effort to boost the entrepreneurship skills of young minds in Odisha, Young Indians, an integral part of Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), will hold Yi INNOVEX at the Make In Odisha conclave scheduled to begin here from November 30. The event will feature most successful start-ups and founders from Odisha who have […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
IMFA awarded ‘Green Product’ certification by CII

Indian Metals & Ferro Alloys Ltd (IMFA) has been awarded ‘Green Product’ certification by Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) for its pioneering effort in producing Low Density Aggregates from fly ash

  • Monday, 19 July 2021
140 Indian firms have invested $4billion in South Africa: CII-PwC

New Delhi: Indian companies have invested over $4 billion in South Africa and created 18,000 direct jobs in the continent’s biggest economy, the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) said on Sunday. According to a new CII report “Indian Industry’s Inclusive Footprint in South Africa – Doing business, doing good”, prepared jointly with British advisory multinational […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Need sectoral approach to raise women numbers in workforce: CII

New Delhi:  A sectoral approach could be a good way to increase the participation of women in the Indian workforce, industry chamber CII said on Sunday, while noting that greater female participation in the workforce would significantly boost the country’s growth as also improve socio-economic conditions. In the released research paper titled “Declining Female Labour Force […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Need for simplification of GST compliances: CII

New Delhi: Industry body Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) on Tuesday called for the need to simplify GST compliances and implementation. According to CII, simplification of GST compliances would result in higher number of returns filed, increased collection of revenues, and easier working capital management by trade and industry. “The GST network (GSTN) functioning and […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
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Industry prepared for GST rollout from July 1: CII

New Delhi: As the GST Council meets here to finalise issues before the Goods and Services Tax is implemented from July 1, industry lobby CII said on Sunday that Indian industry is ready for the rollout of the pan-India indirect tax regime. “GST is the most significant indirect tax reform introduced in the country since […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
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Indian economy to improve in Q1, funds' cost may rise: CII-IBA

New Delhi: The Indian economy is poised to experience improvement in overall conditions during the ongoing first quarter owing to better external financial linkages, and growth in both funds available as well as domestic economic activity, industry chamber CII said on Sunday citing its survey. “The CII-IBA Financial Conditions Index at 56.9 for Q1 (April-June) […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
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CII predicts 7.5-8% growth of Indian economy

New Delhi: Industry body Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) on Thursday predicted that India’s economic growth rate for 2017-18 will range between 7.5 and eight per cent. According to newly elected CII President Shobana Kamineni, key reforms such as the introduction and implementation of the Goods and Services Tax (GST) system will be a growth […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
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Ordnance Factory Board looks at 10-15% growth in 2017-18

Kolkata: The Ordnance Factory Board which produced worth Rs 16,000 crore of defence equipment in 2016-17, is looking at a 10-15 per cent growth in the current financial year, an official said on Tuesday. “Last year, we produced to the tune of Rs 16,000 crore of varieties of defence equipment. We are looking at 10-15 […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021
CII Business Confidence index hits record high in last quarter

New Delhi: Indian companies are upbeat about prospects for economic activity in the new fiscal, industry lobby CII said on Sunday on the basis of its survey, although majority of the firms surveyed cited low domestic demand, fragile global economic recovery and rise in commodity prices as key concerns. “The CII Business Confidence (BCI) which […]

  • Monday, 05 July 2021