Sunday, February 5, 2023

CII

Budget 2023 doubles outlay for NE to Rs 5,892 crore

The Budget 2023 presented by Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has doubled the allocation for North East to Rs 5,892 crore for the financial year 2023-24. This 110.43% hike from Rs 2,800 crore is in line with the Indian government’s...

SJU, CII sign MoU to promote entrepreneurial activities

The department of Economics, St. Joseph University and Confederation of Indian Industries (CII) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on December 2 at St. Joseph University, Ikishe, Chumoukedima.A press release issued by PRO St. Joseph University, Fr Anish informed...

Govt to issue guidelines to curb fake online reviews

Aiming to guard consumers from fake online reviews of products, the government will issue guidelines on Monday under which a penalty ranging from Rs 10 lakh to Rs 50 lakh could be imposed on e-commerce companies if they are...

CII hands over 468 BP instruments to H&FW deptt

Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) on Monday, handed over 468 numbers of blood pressure (BP) instruments to the department of Health & Family Welfare, to be distributed at District Health Centres in Nagaland.In a press release, H&FW IEC bureau...

FM invites investors in India

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman at the Silicon Valley invited investors to be part of the country’s growth story while pitching for collaboration with the US in financial services and emerging technologies.Speaking at a round table hosted by the Confederation...

Immense potential for MSMEs in North East region: DoNER minister

Spl. Correspondent Union Minister for Development of North East Region (DoNER), Tourism & Culture G Kishan Reddy said there was immense potential for micro, small & medium enterprises (MSMEs) in Northeast in agriculture, food processing, tourism, mineral-based industries, IT, infrastructure,...

Open up purse to push growth: FM to India Inc

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday asked India Inc to invest in the economy so that the virtuous cycle kicks in.Referring to the government’s decision to cut corporate tax rate, she said, the government has also opened up many...

Oppn walk out of RS over NEET issue

Rajya Sabha witnessed noisy scenes on Friday and a walkout by opposition parties, including, the DMK, the Congress and the TMC, over the Tamil Nadu governor’s decision to return the NEET exemption bill.DMK members wanted to raise the issue...