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Punjab National Bank fraud: ASSOCHAM urges continuation of business lending

The chamber further argued that any pause in business lending would be demoralising, and would set in among the top functionaries and employees of the state-owned banks.

published on : 25th February 2018

PNB fraud: Assocham urges government to cut stake in public sector banks to below 50 per cent

Assocham that PSBs should then be allowed to function on the lines of private sector lenders with a full sense of accountability to their shareholders

published on : 18th February 2018

PNB fraud: Assocham calls for privatising public sector banks

The industry body said PSB senior managements spend bulk of their time "receiving and implementing directions from the bureaucrats even for innocuous issues."

published on : 18th February 2018

Here's how Indian youth prefer dating apps over matrimonial sites

Dating apps are likely to gain much more popularity and following in the near future as they offer more choice and chances to meet people and connect with them online.

published on : 13th February 2018

Only 3percent corporate workers concerned about health: Assocham

For the survey, over 500 corporate employees were interviewed between the age ranging between age group ranging 25 to 50 years, Assocham said in a statement. 

published on : 5th February 2018

RBI need not react to bond yields, MSP for interest rate review: ASSOCHAM

The Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry said the concerns over the MSP leading to increase in retail inflation are exaggerated for various reasons. 

published on : 4th February 2018

GDP estimates lower due to malnutrition: Study

The paper suggested that expenditure towards the welfare of women and children need to be higher, since the country hosts 50 percent of under-nourished children of the world.

published on : 21st January 2018

Panel examining cryptocurrency-related issues submits report

A committee appointed by the government last year to examine issues related to cryptocurrency has submitted its report, a senior law ministry official said today.

published on : 11th January 2018

Delhi-NCR to generate 1.50 lakh MT e-waste by 2020: Assocham

E-waste is expected to be generated at compounded annual growth rate (CAGR) of about 25 per cent in the Delhi-NCR region, the industry body said.

published on : 9th January 2018

Assocham urges interest equalisation of 3 percent in yarn exports in 2018-19 budget

On the Technology Upgradation Fund Scheme, Assocham requested that sufficient provision be made in the Union Budget 2018-19 to take care of old left out cases and the current dues.  

published on : 26th December 2017

India's e-commerce market may cross USD 50 billion mark in 2018: Assocham and Deloitte study

The increasing mobile and internet penetration, m-commerce sales, advanced shipping and payment options, exciting discounts, and the push into new international markets are major factors.

published on : 25th December 2017

Consensus will never emerge on petrol under GST: ASSOCHAM

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley told Rajya Sabha on December 19 that the Centre favoured bringing them under GST but it would want a consensus with the states before taking such a step.

published on : 22nd December 2017

Political factors to impact economy post Gujarat elections: ASSOCHAM

An important take away from the current political-economic environment is that the Goods and Services Tax is expected to be further streamlined and rates rationalised on the lower side.

published on : 17th December 2017

India's containerised cargo capacity is less than a quarter of Shanghai port: Assocham study

India has a vast opportunity for expansion of the capacity of its ports as the total containerised cargo capacity at 12 major ports is less than a quarter of containerised goods handled in China.

published on : 12th December 2017

Rising retail inflation to dash RBI rate cut prospects, says Assocham report

The chamber observed that as uncertainty and apprehension loom over crude oil prices and vegetables, mainly on the back of rising retail prices of onion and tomatoes, is disrupting household budgets.

published on : 26th November 2017
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