A CII CEO's delegation led by Ajay Shriram, President CII & Chairman and Senior Managing Director, DCM Shriram Ltd is in the US from July 23-25, 2014, as part of CII's ongoing commitment to bolster the US-India economic partnership. CII delegation arrives at a particularly pertinent time with the new Indian government taking positive strides towards revitalizing the Indian economy.
A subordinate officer of the Indian Coast Guard, Uttam Adhikari Mahavir Singh has been commended by the international maritime organistaion for display of exceptional bravery at sea while assisting in the fire fighting operations onboard merchant vessel MOL Comfort, thus avoiding a pollution incident.
There is a need to relook at policies as they impact growth of domestic industry over a short-term or long-term period and whenever a policy is made whether it is for exports or otherwise, these things need to be kept in view, chairperson of the Central Board of Excise and Customs (CBEC) said at an ASSOCHAM event held in New Delhi today.
Apex industry body FICCI has come out with a survey on the Union Budget for the fiscal year 2014-2015 presented last week by the NDA government. According to the survey more than 50 business CEOs have given thumbs-up to the budget, that was announced amid high expectations.