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The Asia Pacific region does not generate as much interest as a possible work destination as the US or Europe. (Reuters)

Delhi-NCR top job creator in January-March: Report

A total of 8.5 lakh jobs were created in eight major cities across the country, the report said.

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Assocham supports bread manufacturers, calls bread row ‘scare-mongering’ by NGOs

Industry body Assocham on Tuesday came out strongly in support of bread makers, saying the use of potassium bromate is with “full knowledge” of FSSAI and termed the research findings about presence of ‘hazardous’ elements in bread as “scare-mongering” by NGOs. “The NGOs are free to be watchdogs, but they must realise that their reports […]

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Modi govt ‘work in progress’; tax, NPAs to be fixed: Assocham

Calling the NDA government “a work in progress”, the business lobby group gave it an overall performance rating of 7 on a scale of 10.

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Rs 6,50,000 crore: That’s the impact the drought will have on the Indian economy, says Assocham

“The rough estimate indicates that this drought will cost national economy at least Rs 6,50,000 crore or say $100 billion,”

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Rajasthan bags skill development award second time in 2 yrs

The awards is supported by the Union Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship.

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Assocham makes a pitch for women-friendly Budget

The proposals formed part of its pre-Budget recommendations to the Finance Ministry. An allowance of up to Rs 2,500 per child every month for up to two children should be provided, it added.

ASSOCHAM, Rural crisis, drought, rural credit, bank loan repayments, GDP growth, Economy, rural infrastructure, loan waiver, natural distress, economic development, highly subsidized rates, credit growth agriculture

GST a ‘brahmastra’ for India in difficult global eco: Assocham

“Goods and Services Tax is a key ‘brahmastra’ for our GDP. Lawmakers across parties should pass the Constitutional Amendment Bill on GST without further delay,” the new Assocham President Sunil Kanoria said.

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Daily commodities pinching pockets of most Indians: Assocham

Retail inflation in pulses and products category has risen after prices of lentils reached as high as Rs 210/kg, while that of spices have witnessed rose 9.2 per cent, it said.

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Poor connectivity, lack of security behind poor economic growth of NE: Assocham

“Arunachal Pradesh, Assam and Manipur’s economic growth rate is recorded at a rate that is lower than the Northeast region’s average growth rate,” noted Assocham.

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Lack of skilled man-power and unemployment major hurdles in Northeast’s development: Assocham

A report on the region, prepared by ASSOCHAM which was released by its secretary general DS Rawat here on the occasion of inauguration of its regional headquarters in the Assam capital

‘Govt’s play it safe approach delaying infra projects’

According to Assocham, an overwhelming part of India Inc perceives the NDA government to be free from corruption, but feels that a strong sense of oversight on bureaucrats.

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More than 28 lakh foreign tourists will visit UP by 2017: Assocham

The study said the total tourist arrival in UP has increased by over 34 per cent year-on-year from 17 crore in 2012 to 23 crore in 2013.

ASSOCHAM, Rural crisis, drought, rural credit, bank loan repayments, GDP growth, Economy, rural infrastructure, loan waiver, natural distress, economic development, highly subsidized rates, credit growth agriculture

Pakistan should grant NDMA status to India: Assocham

The current annual trade volume between Pakistan and India is around USD 3 billion, which could increase manifold.

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Rajasthan, Maha tourism face Rs 5,500 cr loss due to swine flu

Maharashtra, including Mumbai, also attracts the second best number of foreign tourists in the winter season.

Continued interference by state compromises role of regulator: Chawla

Ashok Chawla on Monday said that for an independent regulator to deliver, the “state actors have to forbear”.