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Investment target of DFC revised to 80,000 crore: Chairman, Railway Board                                                                                            Hold your ground in WTO talks: ASSOCHAM to Govt                                                                                            ASSOCHAM hopes Parliament to give nod to Insurance Bill in current session                                                                                            Needs a strong law for benefit of mankind: Secretary, Law and Justice                                                                                            
Report on Mobile Value Added Services (MVAS)
Report on Mobile Value Added Services (MVAS)

Assocham Events

3rd International Conference DEDICATED FREIGHT CORRIDORS -Challenges and Opportunities-

25 July, 2014
Hotel Le-Meridian, New Delhi

Indian Railways is the third largest Rail network in the world under a single integrated management. It is envisaged that Railways modernization and growth can contribute almost 2% enhancement in India’s GDP. However, capacity, efficiency, expansion and safety are major issues that face the country’s rail sector. Inadequate investment in the railways by the Government and private sector has only made the task of bridging the investment gap more difficult. Realizing the need to upgrade rail infrastructure, under its long-term strategic plan, the Ministry of Railways through the DFCCIL has proposed to construct seven high capacity corridors with speed potential of 100 kmph along the Golden Quadrilateral and its diagonals. In the first phase, two corridors, the Western and the Eastern Dedicated Freight Corridors have been approved and taken up. more...
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Social Banking Excellence Awards 2014
India Banking Sector has virtually changed the landscape in the last few decades with its extensive expansion and making available financial inclusion to millions of people. With their increasing social responsibilities, Banks continued concern to reach out for meeting credit needs of the disadvantaged, socially neglected, women population, small and micro business entities and the agriculture sector, the Banks have proved a major catalyst for economic empowerment. The government is fully committed to expand the reach of this sector for effective delivery of social subsidies, garner small savings, provide financial products by harnessing technology and create an environment of equity and empowerment. more...
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05 August, 2014
New Delhi

To commemorate and honour JRD’s unparalleled contribution to the Indian industry, ASSOCHAM instituted an annual lecture series titled ‘JRD Tata Memorial Lecture’ in 1998.

We are happy to mention that Bharat Ratna Prof. C.N.R. Rao has kindly agreed to deliver this year’s Lecture Seventeenth, in the series, scheduled to be held on 5th August, 2014 at New Delhi. Prof. Rao is Head of the Scientific Advisory Council to the Prime Minister of India and also has honorary Doctorates from 60 Universities around the World that speaks volumes of World-wide acclamation and recognition he has earned as a Scientist par excellence. more...
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Interactive Session with Parliamentarians On Developmental Issues of Uttar Pradesh

05 August, 2014

The Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (ASSOCHAM) is organizing an interactive session with Parliamentarians to discuss developmental issues of Uttar Pradesh on Tuesday, 05th August, 2014 at 06:00 PM at ASSOCHAM House, 5, Sardar Patel Marg, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi – 110 021 more...
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Tuberculosis Awareness, Prevention & Wellness Programme Getting to Zero Death

06 August, 2014
Hotel Hyatt Regency, New Delhi

In India, two deaths occur every three minutes due to tuberculosis (TB) which is more than 3,00,000 people every year. The Government has a Revised National Tuberculosis Control Programme (RNTCP) in which the internationally accepted DOTS (Directly Observed Treatment, short course) strategy is used. TB is a 100% curable disease through spread out of awareness about the disease. more...
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SUMMIT ICT for DEVELOPMENT Bridging the Digital Divide in Maharashtra

07 August, 2014
Hotel Four Seasons, Mumbai

Maharashtra IT sector is one of the top notch sectors in the state with maximum thrust, development and investment. The Government of Maharashtra is focusing on providing IT related infrastructure, fiscal Incentives to IT units and an institutional framework for the IT sector. In recent years, a range of e-Governance projects have been launched that make Maharashtra a great place to live in. more...
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India Mining Summit Investment Climate & Sustainability Issues

08 August, 2014
Hyatt Regency– New Delhi

Mining in India is an important economic activity which contributes significantly to the country’s economy. Over the years the mining sector underwent modernization of its operations. The country exports a variety of minerals found in abundance in its geographically diverse regions- while it imports others not found in significant quantities in the country to meet requirement of its industry. more...
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3rd e-Commerce India Conclave Developing the Eco-System

19 August, 2014
Hyatt Regency, New Delhi

The Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (ASSOCHAM), was established in 1920 as India`s Apex Chamber, also known as the “Knowledge Chamber” with a Membership of over 4,50,000 companies and professionals across the country. more...
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8th MOBILE India Summit

20 August, 2014
The Oberoi, New Delhi

ASSOCHAM, annually organizes an Industry Forum: MOBILE INDIA SUMMIT with the Official Support of the Ministry of Communications and IT, Government of India. We are pleased to inform you that 8th MOBILE INDIA SUMMIT is scheduled for Wednesday, 20th August, 2014 at The Oberioi, New Delhi, India. more...
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7th International Gold Summit India: A Global Player in Gold Market

21 August, 2014
Hotel Le Meridien – New Delhi

Gold is an integral part of Indian society and a foundation of wealth and savings in India. India accounts for nearly one-third of the total world demand for Gold. The share of Gold in total import bill of the country reached at 9.6 per cent in 2010-11. Gem & Jewellery sector accounted for 16.67% of India’s total Merchandise Exports with the volume of exports pegged at US$ 43 bn. as on March 2011, which is expected to reach US$ 45 bn. by 2015. more...
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Funding SMEs The Challenges & Risks Within

27 August, 2014
Hotel Four Seasons, Mumbai

We are delighted to inform you that the Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (ASSOCHAM) is organizing a seminar on “Funding SMEs – The Challenges & Risks Within” on 27th August, 2014 at Hotel Four Seasons, Mumbai. more...
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SOCIAL MEDIA: Boon or Bane

02 September, 2014
The Taj Mahal, New Delhi

ASSOCHAM, India`s Apex Chamber for Commerce and Industry also known as the “Knowledge Chamber” has been at the forefront of advocating policy interventions for the growth of Industry and the overall economy. ASSOCHAM has an active National Council on Media & Entertainment which has been organizing several programmes related to Media and Broadcasting sector in the country. more...
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Global Leadership Summit Cum-Awards Climate Change and Calamities... Sharing Of Experiences and Strategies

17 September, 2014
New Delhi

The World has witnessed some of the worst disasters recently which in turn have forced us to rethink about our preparedness and management measures. Increasing trend of conflict between human activity and the ecosystem is becoming alarming to global environment causing climate change leading to increased calamities. A UN report suggests that climate change will displace hundreds of millions of people by the end of this century, increasing the risk of violent conflict and wiping trillions of dollars off the global economy. more...
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International Meet on Buddhist Tourism

18 September, 2014
Hotel The Imperial, New Delhi

India has always been a delight for tourists, especially those interested in history, culture and religion. For Buddhist tourists, India is the land of Buddha, for it was here, in a small town of Bodh Gaya, that the great prince Siddharta attained enlightenment and became Buddha. It was from India that Buddhism flourished and found its way to the other countries of the world. more...
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Summit on Sustainable Solutions for Healthcare Sector through Public Private Partnership

25 September, 2014
Hotel Le Meridien, Bangalore

We are happy to inform you that The Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India ASSOCHAM is organizing a summit on “Sustainable Solutions for Healthcare Sector through Public Private Partnership” on 25th September 2014 at Hotel Le Meridien, Bangalore. more...
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World Tourism Day Seeking Logo Support

27 September, 2014

The Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (ASSOCHAM) as you know is forceful, proactive and forward looking national chamber. Today, there is a strong need to connect business and industry fraternity with the government in regard to efficient discharge of their business commitments and social obligations. more...
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FAD 2014 Food Processing, Agribusiness & Dairy

30 September, 2014

Food processing is a large sector that covers activities such as agriculture, horticulture, plantation, animal husbandry and fisheries. It also includes other industries that use agriculture inputs for manufacturing of edible products. The sector can be broadly classified in to the following segments more...
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Exhibition: Energy Efficient Lighting

16 October, 2014
New Delhi

In the face of climate change adversities, which can act as a significant constraint to the sustainable growth of the economy, India can derive benefit from a low-carbon growth path to achieve its twin objective of economic development and mitigation of climate change. The vast potential for reducing energy consumption and GHG emissions from buildings and street lighting can be achieved through appropriate design considerations, application of energy efficient technologies and smart appliances. Alternatives such as compact fluorescent lamps (CFL) and light-emitting diodes (LED) can result in significant energy savings over conventional lighting, thus obviating the need for setting up power infrastructure to that extent. more...
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05 - 07 November, 2014
Almaty, Kazakhstan

ASSOCHAM as India's premier apex chamber has been taking initiatives to strengthen India’s international economic relations.

As a step forward in this regard, we are pleased to inform you that ASSOCHAM is organizing “India Pavilion” in World Food Kazakhstan 2014 which is being held from 05-07 Nov 2014 at Almaty, Kazakhstan. WorldFood Kazakhstan is a dedicated food, drink & food technology exhibition which enables domestic and international companies to demonstrate their products to the Kazakhstan market. more...
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