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Empower women to participate in economic life to build stronger economies: Anand Sahu, MP

Increasing fund and sustained advocacy for quality literacy programmes that empower women as literate women have a positive ripple effect on all development indicators, Mr. Anand Sahu, Member of Parliament BJP said at an ASSOCHAM event held in New Delhi today.

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Friday, March 15, 2019

Nutrition Security is equally important as Food Security in India: Mr Ashok Dalwai, CEO, NRAA

New Delhi, March 13 2019: In order to maintain a healthy population and to address keep up with the increasing demand of nutritious food, there is a need to change the agricultural pattern of India as focus is required on the nutritional value. The Government should focus on both Macro and Micro nutrients while working towards Food Security.This will help in generating more income for farmers and provide nutritional food for the huge Indian population.

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Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Data usage in India to 10,96,58,793 million MB in 2022 : study

New Delhi, March 9, 2019: Data consumption in India will grow from the level of 71,67,103 million MB in 2017 to 10,96,58,793 million MB in 2022 growing at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of about 72.6%.3, according to an ASSOCHAM-PwC joint study.

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Sunday, March 10, 2019

India’s e-waste to touch 5.2 MMT by 2020: ASSOCHAM-EY study

New Delhi, March 2, 2019: India’s production of e-waste is likely to increase by 5.2 MMT per annum by 2020 from 2 MMT in 2016 due to buoyant economic growth and changing consumption patterns, according to ASSOCHAM-EY joint study.

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Sunday, March 03, 2019

Government Detects GST Evasion of Rs 20,000 crore in April-Feb: Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (CBIC)

New Delhi, February 27, 2019: The government has detected Goods and Services Tax evasion of around Rs 20,000 crore in April 2018 to Feb 2019 period, said Mr John Joseph, Member (Budget & Investigations) at Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (CITC), at a National Conference on GST 2.0 – Recent Development and Way Forward, organised by an apex industry body ASSOCHAM, in New Delhi today.

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Wednesday, February 27, 2019

Air purifier industry to touch USD 38.99 million by 2023: ASSOCHAM- TechSci study

New Delhi, February 23, 2019: Indian residential air purifiers market is projected to grow at a CAGR of more than 29% from the current level of USD 14.14 million to USD 38.99 million in 2023, backed by rapid urbanisation, increasing purchasing power, expanding urban population and deteriorating air quality, according to an ASSOCHAM-TechSci Research joint study.

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Sunday, February 24, 2019

India’s packaging industry to touch US$72.6 bln by FY20: ASSOCHAM-EY study

New Delhi, February 15, 2019: India’s packaging industry is expected to witness an outstanding growth during 2016–21, anticipated to reach the level of US$ 72.6 billion by FY20 growing at a CAGR of 18%, according to an ASSOCHAM-EY joint study.

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Sunday, February 17, 2019

The Inventory Stock Time of Coal at Power Stations Is Raised To 15 Days: Haribhai Parthibhai Chaudhary

New Delhi, February 14th 2019: To meet the rising demand for power across the country and to avoid any delays in procurement of the coal, the Government has decided to allow stoking from 7 to 15 days. This will allow power manufacturers enough breathing room to streamline the sourcing of the coal and maintain a steady supply of power.

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Thursday, February 14, 2019

India records about two million deaths every year due to air pollution – ASSOCHAM Report

New Delhi, February 13th 2019: When air pollution is worsening the living conditions in the cities like New Delhi and Mumbai, the state of Uttar Pradesh has recorded the highest number of deaths due to air pollution, followed by Maharashtra and Bihar. Bio-Waste is an alarming issue for air pollution cited Mr. Vivek Gupta, Vice President- Research and Operations, TechSci Research in an event organized by ASSOCHAM here in New Delhi today.

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Wednesday, February 13, 2019

Thermal power projects with investments worth over INR2.5 lakh crore facing stress: ASSOCHAM-Grant Thornton report

New Delhi, 9th February 2019: Investments worth over INR2,50,000 crore in thermal sector projects (based on domestic coal, imported coal and gas) are facing stress, and immediate remedial measures need to be undertaken to ensure that they are revived in a time-bound manner, noted a recent ASSOCHAM-Grant Thornton joint study.

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Sunday, February 10, 2019

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