Archive for January, 2015
Sustainable Smart Cities is the Way Ahead for inclusive Economic Growth Session II

Addressing the session on “Smart Cities and Sustainable Development”, Mr. Nilesh Purey , vice President, ICT, Gujarat International Finance Tec-City Co. Ltd ( GIFT) spoke about GIFT which is being implemented as a globally benchmarked International Financial Service Centre. GIFT is a classic example of a public private[…]

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Sustainable Smart Cities is the Way Ahead for inclusive Economic Growth

“The exciting times that we are living in are transformational in nature for India. We can all perform wonderfully well under the present government which is focused in its goals to provide meaningful and inclusive growth. This can be achieved when the 22 percent of the population that[…]

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Food Safety and Quality Regulations need to be tweaked to Indian Context

“Food Safety Standards Act 2006 has undergone a change since its enforcement on August 5, 2011 with a shift from ‘adulteration’ to ‘safety’. The Act has an educative approach with friendly legislation. It has a penalty system for contamination and substandard foods. Unsafe foods would face prosecution. Food[…]

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Tremendous Potential lie untapped between India and Iran

“India and Iran share a relationship which is age-old backed by strong cultural, social and economic ties. I am here as the Member of Parliament to support this strong bondage, to give a boost to the private sector and support foreign investments to Iran. Development and growth are[…]

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January 15, 2015
AIAI’s views on Rate Cut will Boost Manufacturing Sector

The announcement by the Reserve Bank of India’s Governor Mr. Raghuram Rajan to reduce repo rate under the liquidity adjustment facility (LAF) by 25 basis points  comes as a reprieve to the manufacturing, infrastructure and MSME sectors stated Mr. Vijay Kalantri, President, All India Association of Industries(AIAI) The[…]

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