Gig marketplace Taskmo to offer 2,021 jobs in 100 days

Taskmo serves as a platform to help individuals find a gig job in their area of interest.

published on : 2nd September 2021

Over 26 per cent people of Northeast region suffer from Non-Communicable Diseases: Report

The study conducted by Assocham found that 87 per cent of people from the region incur out-of-pocket expenditure for NCD treatment in comparison to the national average of 81 per cent.

published on : 31st August 2021

Assocham seeks relief for tourism, hospitality sectors

The chamber has also asked the government to consider granting e-tourist visas to all those who are fully vaccinated and have negative RT-PCR test results.

published on : 29th June 2021

Look forward to repo rate cut by RBI in future: India Inc

Assocham said that the RBI's decision sends an important message from the central bank to be reaching out to those affected the most by COVID-19 pandemic.

published on : 4th June 2021

Covid 19 impact: Assocham seeks wage support, interest subsidy to help industry

It has suggested that the surplus funds of Employees State Insurance Corporation should be used for providing wage support measures/stimulus packages for the employees.

published on : 2nd June 2021

15 million employees sans legal support: Zomato row puts focus on gig workers’ plights

In a recent report, ASSOCHAM had suggested that gig workers should be entitled to potable benefits.

published on : 17th March 2021

Limit collateral damage from bank frauds, urges ASSOCHAM

The trade body also cautioned that an over-reaction by the banks and the investigative agencies would hurt essential credit disbursement to the trade and industry.

published on : 11th March 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

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

Exempt roads, railways from GST, says Assocham

Infrastructure and transportation like road and railway sectors should be exempted from GST, as projects in this segment witness long gestation period and negative returns, Assocham said.

published on : 20th June 2017

Defer GST rollout as IT network not ready: Assocham to Finance Minister Arun Jaitley

Assocham said existing assessees have not yet migrated to the GSTN portal due to reasons like non-familiarity with IT tools as well as registration process. It cited server maintenance issues too.  

published on : 17th June 2017