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Saturday, June 19, 2021



COVID-19 crisis: CII calls for strongest national steps, curbs on economic activity

May 03, 2021 2:04 pm

CII also suggested certain measures such as deployment of armed forces and central security forces for logistics, infrastructure and personnel; security at hospitals for medical personnel; tapping manpower sources such as retired medical personnel, doctors and nurses; and distribution of vaccination supplies to states according to well-defined criteria.

Partial lockdown steps may impact movement of labour, goods: CII survey

April 12, 2021 1:15 am

Covid curfew and micro containment strategies along with Covid-appropriate behaviour are effective to contain the spread of the second wave of infections, the survey by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) suggested.

Explained: Why India Inc is pushing for removal of stock options restriction for independent directors

April 01, 2021 1:15 pm

Industry lobby group, the Confederation of Indian Industry, has made a pitch seeking removal of the restriction.

CII suggests govt: Put in place safe harbours for independent directors

March 15, 2021 5:56 am

The CII has submitted a paper to the Ministry of Corporate Affairs highlighting matters with respect to framework for settlement of offences; liability of independent directors; vicarious liability, etc.

Growth will be back: PM Modi at CII Annual Session 2020

June 02, 2020 1:26 pm

Prime Minister Narendra Modi gave a speech at Confederation of Indian Industry's (CII) Annual Session 2020- “Getting Growth Back”.

CII cautions cos not to violate Competition Act amid COVID crisis

May 25, 2020 2:12 am

Ordinarily, companies are not allowed to collaborate as concerted actions between competitors are presumed to cause an appreciable adverse effect on competition.

CII offers suggestions to bring workers back to industry

May 08, 2020 5:12 am

In a meeting of Labour and Employment Minister Santosh Kumar Gangwar, to be held with employers on Friday, the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) is also going to propose mapping of migrant workers residing in shelter homes or locally near industrial belts for employment in the nearest factories.

Lack of clarity on ‘illegal’ mining, delay in clearances ‘major’ impediments to sector

December 30, 2019 1:39 am

States have been holding back renewal of leases for mines over unpaid penalties for illegal mining, and the move is “likely” to cause disruption in coal supply at a time when India faces inadequate domestic supply, claims an industry report.

States should have the power to determine minimum wages: CII

June 23, 2019 8:18 pm

CII says minimum wages fixed by states should be based on three criteria - geographic location, skill and occupation.

Tribute paid to British-Indian engineer, educator Lord Kumar Bhattacharyya

June 01, 2019 4:26 am

Bhattacharyya, a British-Indian engineer and educator had founded the Warwick Manufacturing Group, a department in the University of Warwick, to strengthen the manufacturing sector in the UK through research and knowledge transfer.