Archive for 2017
December 8, 2017
EPFO settlement time to be reduced to 3 days from 20 days, says Mr. Aditya Sah

“Today more than 1.65 crore employers have subscribed to Provident Fund and 7 crore employees are in the ambit of Employee Provident Fund. The new scheme -Pradhan Mantri Rojgar Protsahan Yojana (PMRPY) – aims to further generate employment as part of the Prime Minister’s programme.  However, so far only[…]

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December 1, 2017
Peru –India to sign Trade agreement soon says Mr. Cabello

Introduction of GST in India offers huge opportunities of Investment and Ease of Doing business says Mr. Pantoja   Peru –India to sign Trade agreement soon says Mr. Cabello   By introduction of Goods & Service Tax (GST), Government really means in “Ease of Doing Business”. Introduction of this one tax[…]

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November 24, 2017
World Trade Expo generates tremendous response from 37 countries and 4 state governments

Shri. Suresh Prabhu says Indian economy to leapfrog to USD 5 trillion in coming years Union Minister for Commerce and Industry, Shri Suresh Prabhu lauded World Trade Expo 2017, a first-of-its-kind event in the financial capital of India. The expo was organized jointly by All India Association of Industries[…]

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November 2, 2017
Brazil to Step Up Strategic Technological Partnership with India in Agribusiness

“We should look at ways to improve Brazil-India strategic partnership and jointly explore real possibilities to increase the existing trade basket between our countries by holding periodic discussions. There still exist big possibilities of supplying more agro products to India. So let us work together in creating a[…]

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October 13, 2017
More than 100 start-ups attended the orientation workshop organized by MSSIDC, AIAI and WTC Mumbai

An orientation workshop for start-ups was organized by Maharashtra Small Scale Industries Development Corporation (MSSIDC) in association with MVIRDC World Trade Centre Mumbai and All India Association of Industries on 12th October, 2017 at WTC Mumbai. The workshop was conducted by Mr. Shivaji R. Daund, IAS – Managing Director,[…]

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October 12, 2017
Press Release: Seminar on ‘Realisation of Mahatma Gandhi’s Vision of Rural Industrialisation under the leadership of Hon’ble Minister of India’s Shri Narendra Modi’

Seminar on ‘Realisation of Mahatma Gandhi’s Vision of Rural Industrialisation under the leadership of Hon’ble Minister Prime Minister of India Shri Narendra Modi’ was inaugurated by Gen. (Dr) V. K. Singh, Hon’ble Minister of State for External Affairs, Government of India and Shri Anandrao Adsul, Member of Parliament,[…]

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October 9, 2017
Lower GST rate, returns and benefits to exporters provide partial relief to small businesses

In the GST Council meeting, the Council announced series of changes in an attempt to provide relief to traders, SMEs and small businesses. These include reduction in GST rates on 27 items, creation of e-wallets for refunds for exporters and quarterly return filing for SMEs with annual turnover[…]

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September 21, 2017
Suriname offers tremendous opportunity for Indian companies to access Latin America and EU markets, says Mr. Hoefdraad

“Suriname is very keen on strengthening relations with India and the vision of our Hon’ble President is to further strengthen South-South Co-operation and with the BRICS trading blocks. There are tremendous opportunities for Indian companies in sectors such as Oil & Gas, Mining, Gold, Solar Energy to explore[…]

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September 15, 2017
EB-5 Programme is an advantage over the H1B visas for Indians says Matt Trusch

“The EB-5 programme, an employment-based category 5 programme is the best option for H1B visa aspirants from India, who fail to get the latter as a result of the changes made in the employment category of US visas,” said Mr. Matt Trusch, Director, Texas Regional Center, LLC during[…]

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September 13, 2017
Poland Offers Tremendous Business Opportunities for India, says Brenda

“Poland is a growing economy and is expected to be the next powerhouse in view of its trade surplus, booming exports, financial discipline and institutional reforms which have provided the impetus for its economy. The country offers great opportunity for Indian business community,” said Mr. Brenda Leszek, Consul General[…]

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