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5th National Standards Conclave

The 5th National Standards Conclave was held in New Delhi. It was organised by Department of commerce and Confederation of Indian Industry(CII). The theme of conclave was Implementing the Indian National Strategy for Standardization. 2 reports were released by the Commerce Minister, Suresh Prabhu Indian National Strategy for Standardization(INSS)and CII-ASL Study on TBT/SPS Notifications.

4th Regional Conference of AIIB

4 : The 4th Regional Conference of AIIB on Futuristic, Resilient and Digital Infrastructure was organised in Bengaluru on May 3. It was organised by the Ministry of Finance, Confederation of Indian Industry, and Research and Information System for Developing Countries. The 2-day Conference is a lead-up to the 3rd Annual Meeting of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank.

India to host Asian Weightlifting C’ships

Indian will host the prestigious Asian Weightlifting Championship in 2019.The Championship was awarded to India at the Executive Board Meeting and Congress of the Asian Weightlifting Federation held on April 22 at Urgench, Uzbekistan. The last edition of the Asian Championship was held in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, from April 23-29.

CII projects FY19 GDP growth at 7.3-7.7%

The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) projected India’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) to grow at 7.3-7.7% during the 2018-19 financial year.This is based on strengthening demand in the rural economy, including agriculture and non-farm activities, as well as better global growth climate. The CII projected 2.5-3.5% growth for the agriculture sector, 7.2-7.5% for the industrial sector.

CII Pegs India’s GDP Growth at 7.3-7.7% for 2018-19

The Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) has announced that it expects India’s gross domestic product (GDP) to grow at 7.3-7.7% during the 2018-19 financial year. This is based on strengthening demand in the rural economy, including agriculture and non-farm activities, as well as better global growth climate. Rakesh Bharti Mittal is the President of Confederation of Indian Industry.

Rakesh Bharti Mittal new CII President

Bharti Enterprises Vice-Chairman Rakesh Bharti Mittal assumed the office of the President of Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) for 2018-19.Uday Kotak, Founder and CEO of Kotak Mahindra Bank took over as President-Designate of CII for 2018-19. Vikram Kirloskar is the new Vice-President of CII for the current fiscal.