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Jan 17, 2019
RBI governor Shaktikanta Das meets industry bodies; corporate India pitches for rate cut to prop up growthAhead of the monetary policy review, India Inc on Thursday urged the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to cut interest rate and reserve ratio to prop up growth
Jan 15, 2019
Industry calls for rate cut by RBI as retail inflation drops to 18-month low of 2.19% in December 2018"The continuing deceleration in the growth of WPI and softening of global fuel prices provide ample opportunity to MPC (monetary policy committee) to cut down policy rate at earliest which will kick start investment and revival in overall industrial growth," Assocham said.
Jan 11, 2019
Doubling GST exemption limit to help lakhs of small traders: Corporate IndiaIndia Inc on Thursday said the decision of the GST Council to double exemption limit for the businesses with an annual turnover of up to Rs 40 lakh will benefit lakhs of traders and help in improving the ease of doing business
Dec 24, 2018
2018 in healthcare: Telemedicine's transformative powers and the rise of ayurvedaTheir shaping-up will have a big impact on how Indian citizens access healthcare in the coming years.
Dec 13, 2018
IIP at 11-month high of 8.1%: Industrial output sets tone for robust economic growth, says corporate IndiaArray
Dec 10, 2018
RBI governor Urjit Patel quits: Hope for smooth transition with approach acceptable to all, says corporate IndiaIndia Inc on Monday said it hopes for a smooth transition and "an approach acceptable to all" after RBI Governor Urjit Patel's resignation, citing liquidity and credit offtake issues in the financial sector.
Dec 05, 2018
Corporate India says RBI's policy stance on expected lines, seeks steps to improve credit flow"There is an urgent need to improve the credit flow to the real economy. GDP growth is already showing signs of slowing down. With crude oil prices down, we need to take further measures for the revival of animal spirits in the economy and give more momentum to it," FICCI President Rashesh Shah said.
Nov 19, 2018
Narendra Modi to chair meet with corporate India on ease of doing business ranking todayPrime Minister Narendra Modi will chair a meeting with top industrialists and policymakers on Monday to brainstorm on measures required to realise his vision of India breaking into the top 50 in the World Bank's ease of doing business index
Nov 02, 2018
Industry terms Narendra Modi's measures for MSMEs as Diwali gift; says these step would ensure easier access to credit"We are confident that these measures will certainly go a long way in mitigating the pains of the MSME sector and also give them new energy and vigour,” Assocham Secretary General Uday Kumar Varma said.
Sep 10, 2018
Petrol, diesel rates at record high: Petroleum prices rising due to global factors, says ASSOCHAMThe major factor for rising prices of petrol and diesel is the global macro situation, said industry body ASSOCHAM but expressed hope the tax burden would be brought down to some extent.