Archive for 2014
December 16, 2014
AIAI welcomes the abolition of LBT

All India Association of Industries (AIAI) welcomes the announcement made by Mr. Devendra FadnavisHon’ble Chief Minister of Maharashtra to  abolish the Local Body Tax (LBT) without waiting for Goods and Service Tax (GST)  to come in force,  is a welcome move and will boost the morale of trade[…]

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December 12, 2014
Challenges in efficient waste management poses an opportunity for Indian MSMEs says Mr. Madan

“Mumbai’s population of two crore produces 500 gms of waste per capita, with such volumes of waste to be managed, catering to its management has proved to be a failure posing both challenges and opportunities. Waste management is being mismanaged by the informal sector and to put it[…]

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December 5, 2014
India may source its energy requirement from Pennsylvania suggests Mr. Muskens

“Shale gas in the Pennsylvania is rapidly increasing as an available source of natural gas. Led by new applications of hydraulic fracturing technology and horizontal drilling, development of new sources of shale gas has offset declines in production from conventional gas reservoirs and has led to major increases in reserves of US natural[…]

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December 2, 2014
RBI’s decision to maintain status quo harms industry prospects says Mr. Kalantri

“The Q2 GDP for FY15 registered 5.3% growth rate beating market held expectations of below 5% growth. However there is a dire need for momentum for the economy to go forward. Weak demand in the economy coupled with rapidly declining inflation calls for growth friendly monetary policy.  With[…]

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November 19, 2014
Governor Nikki Haley endorses “Make in India”, “Make in Maharashtra” and “Make in South Carolina” campaign for better growth and employment

“India is a spectacular country. Indian business environment continues to be strong and the country is going in a pro-business direction. I am excited about the many opportunities that have unfolded as India transforms into a vibrant economy. India can achieve greater success and faster growth if the[…]

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November 18, 2014
AIAI and WTC to host H.E. Mrs. Nikki Haley, Hon’ble Governor of South Carolina (USA)

The All India Association of Industries (AIAI) and the World Trade Centre Mumbai will be hosting H.E. Mrs. Nikki Haley, Hon’ble Governor of South Carolina (USA) on Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at 1.00 p.m. at Centrum, 1st Floor, World Trade Centre, Cuff Parade, Mumbai to discuss Trade and[…]

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November 14, 2014
AIAI welcomes Chief Minister’s Make in Maharashtra Policy

The announcements to streamline and expedite the procedure for setting up industries in the state within a month period having single window clearances making “Doing business in Maharashtra” simpler. The decision comes as a welcome step but should be implemented in letter and spirit  to make Make in[…]

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November 14, 2014
Lifting of sanctions on Iran to broaden trade and investment opportunities for India says Mr. Ali Hasanpour

“The election of Dr. Hassan Rohani, President of Iran in the year 2013 has raised hopes for setting up of a technocrat cabinet with liberal policies and scientific approach towards management of the economy. The development has raised expectations that the last stage of negotiations between Iran and[…]

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November 4, 2014
Moselle Development invites India to participate in EITS 2014

“Euro India Technology Sourcing (EITS) is a business meeting aiming to establish new contacts between companies from India and Europe interested to develop and boost strong trade relations in the field of materials, processes and energies. EITS is a part of the public strategy for the development of a European Materials and[…]

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October 17, 2014
AIAI for ESIC,PPF, Gratuity to be one Act

Mr. Vijay Kalantri, President, All India Association of Industries (AIAI) is of the view that Employees Provident Fund, Employees State Insurance Corporation (ESIC), Gratuity and Labour Statutory Payment should be combined into  a Single Social Security Act. This Act will create a conducive environment for growth of trade[…]

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