Modi’s Make In India: Innovation Or Eyewash?

As a recent NCRTC contract has shown, foreign companies are edging out local companies from billion-dollar contracts funded by taxpayers. The deep-rooted apathy towards local innovation is the single biggest factor in Make in India being a spectacular failure to date.

FICCI, CII laud budget for clear action plan towards a $5 trillion economy

With upscaling infrastructure investments to Rs 100 lakh crore over the next five years and measures to rejuvenate the rural and urban economy

Industry leaders look forward to Modi reforms 2.0

Industry leaders await next phase of reforms under Modi 2.0 Major industry bodies have hailed the election verdict and said the transformation of India is on a fast track with several innovative mega missions under the leadership of Prime Minister…

4th consultative meeting organized by Namami Gange

Namami Gange organizes 4th consultative meeting National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG) in collaboration with PTC Financial Services Limited organized the 4th Consultative Meeting on ‘Development of Sewage Treatment Plants (STP) through Hybrid Annuity Mode (HAM)’ at India Habitat Centre,…

FICCI-PwC: India must re-engineer skill ecosystem as new-age technologies play out

India must re-engineer skill ecosystem as new-age technologies play out: FICCI-PwC As technological breakthroughs alter the nature of work globally, it is critical for India equip its workforce with employable skills, stimulate a sustainable development process and transit into a…

Need to merge film production and tourism: FICCI-EY report

  Need to integrate film production and tourism: FICCI-EY report The Indian film industry is estimated to generate revenues of Rs 23,000 crore by 2021 and can contribute significantly to the growth of tourism in the country, according to a…

India launches an alliance to mitigate disaster losses

India launches private sector alliance to reduce disaster losses and risks Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) Mami Mizutori has highlighted the importance of the private sector in preventing and reducing the existing disaster-related risks.…