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9 mineral blocks to be put up for auction soon: Secretary, Mines

A total of 9 mineral blocks put on auction including two from Karnataka iron ore plots with excellent response upto 100% bidding over reserve price, Secretary, Ministry of Mines, Mr Balvinder Kumar said at an ASSOCHAM event held in New Delhi today.

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Tuesday, October 04, 2016

Informal trade or smuggling rampant in India-Pak trade: ASSOCHAM Paper

Informal trade or putting it bluntly, smuggling of goods, between India and Pakistan is estimated at over USD five billion, almost double the official two-way commerce between the two neighbours with history of chequered ties, an ASSOCHAM study has pointed out.

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Sunday, October 02, 2016

Online shopping may clock sales worth up to Rs 25K crore: ASSOCHAM

The upcoming festive season, beginning October 1 is likely to register record-breaking sales, revenues, and highest ever purchase rate per minute for e-commerce giants as most people deferred their purchasing plans during the fortnight of pitru paksha and are now ready to loosen purse strings, an ASSOCHAM survey-cum-analysis has noted.

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Friday, September 30, 2016

Surgical Strikes haven’t affected gold prices in India: Dr M. Veerappa Moily

Chairman, Parliamentary Standing Committee on Finance, Dr M. Veerappa Moily said today India Surgical Strikes on Pakistan have not affected gold prices in India at an ASSOCHAM event held in New Delhi today.

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Thursday, September 29, 2016

MoU with World Bank for investing Rs 2,200 crore to set up training centres for MSMEs across India: Haribhai Parthibhai Chaudhury

The union Ministry for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the World Bank for investing Rs 2,200 crore to set up training centres for MSME sector across India by 2017, Minister of State for MSME, Mr Haribhai Parthibhai Chaudhury said at an ASSOCHAM event held in New Delhi today.

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Thursday, September 29, 2016

Debt burden mounts as telecom operators get into price war: ASSOCHAM-KPMG study

Even as the telecom industry finds itself in a tariff war with entry of a major player, an ASSOCHAM-KPMG paper has pointed towards the operators grappling with a huge debt burden of Rs 3.80 lakh crore, reinforcing a case for rationalisation of taxes and other levies along with spectrum charges.

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Wednesday, September 28, 2016

Govt. exploring opportunities to set up nuclear power plants in U’khand, Punjab & Haryana: Dr Jitendra Singh

The government is exploring possibilities of establishing nuclear power plants in northern states of Uttarakhand, Punjab and Haryana, union Minister for Atomic Energy, Dr Jitendra Singh said at an ASSOCHAM event held in New Delhi today.

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Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Packaged food market reached $51 mn mark in 2015: Study

Clocking a compounded annual growth rate (CAGR) of about 16 per cent, the packaged food market in India is expected to have crossed $51.5 million (mn) mark in 2015 as against $25 million in 2010, noted a recent ASSOCHAM-TechSci Research joint study.

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Monday, September 26, 2016

India–Pak trade abysmally low; MFN or not: ASSOCHAM

India–Pakistan trade relations are abysmally low accounting for less than half a per cent of India’s total global trade involving both exports and imports, apex industry body ASSOCHAM has said.

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Sunday, September 25, 2016

NITI Ayog to roll out baseline data in about a month time: Amitabh Kant

NITI Ayog (National Institution for Transforming India) to roll out baseline data for social indices in about a month time, said Mr. Amitabh Kant, CEO, NITI Aayog at an ASSOCHAM event held in New Delhi today.

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Friday, September 23, 2016

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