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About Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI)

Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) is the Indian body of commerce and industry. Amit Mitra is its Secretary General.

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India-Africa Forum Summit III
Business Wire India India to begin Technology & Innovation sharing with Rwanda Rt. Hon. Murekezi Anastase, Hon’ble Prime Minister of Republic of Rwanda Rwanda Prime Minister Rt. Hon

Ashiana Housing Ltd Conferred with FICCI CSR Award
Business Wire India Ashiana Housing has been implementing its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) plan since 1996, working towards the upliftment of the society Skill Training, Women Empowerment and Education have been the hallmark of Ashiana Housing's CSR programme  Country’s leading real estate player, Ashiana Housing Ltd

Fueling Innovations for the Next Billion - 7th Global Sankalp Summit 2015
Business Wire IndiaSankalp Forum, an Intellecap initiative, plans to bring together over 1,000 delegates from across the world to Vigyan Bhawan in New Delhi to discuss the future of innovation, entrepreneurship and investing to create a more inclusive economy

FICCI-DST Global R&D Summit Inaugurated by Shri Kalraj Mishra
"Innovation and research will play an important part in making 'make In India' campaign launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi a success," Mr Kalraj Mishra, Minister of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises, Government of India, while inaugurating the Global R and D summit , 2014

Matt Argall and Jeff Bezos Are Looking to Expand Their Businesses to India
Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos recently announced at a meeting of the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry that the world's largest e-tailer is expanding into India. Amazon will be setting up three data centers in India to handle its expanding cloud services, Amazon Web Services. The company estimates it as a $2 trillion opportunity, with completion targeted for late 2015

Civil Aviation Minister Ajit Singh to inaugurate Indian Aviation Show
Five day Indian Aviation Show 2014 will take off on March 12 that would be inaugurated by the Union Minister for Civil Aviation Ajit Singh

India Aviation 2014 at Hyderabad from March 12-16
Ministry of Civil Aviation, Government of India, jointly with Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) is organizing the 4th Edition of India Aviation 2014

EMMA Expo India 2013 – The Gateway to Taiwan’s Industrial Excellence Inaugurated in Chennai
The three day EMMA Expo India 2013 commenced here at the Chennai Trade Center with a grand opening ceremony

Ajman Free Zone Authority (UAE) Paves Way to Strengthen Economic Ties with India
The capital witnessed a high-profile delegation of dignitaries from the Emirate of Ajman. His Excellency Mahmood Al Hashemi, Director General of Ajman Free Zone Authority (AFZA), UAE, Rishi Somaiya (Sales Director), Mohammed Salem (Sales Executive) and spokespersons from the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) were at the Shangri-la Hotel today

India Increases Presence in RSPO
India, the world’s largest importer and consumer of palm oil is showing escalating interest towards sustainable palm oil as reflected by the country’s substantial increase in membership in the international multi stakeholder organization, the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO)

New Delhi to Host India’s First and Largest Ever Multistakeholder Discourse on Internet Governance
FICCI, Ministry of Communications & IT and ISOC are hosting India’s first internet governance conference titled India Internet Governance Conference (IIGC) 2012. The theme of the conference is “Internet for Social and Economic Development: Building the Future Together”

Internet Society Signs Memorandum of Understanding with Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI)
The Internet Society today announced that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) to cooperate on a range of Internet focused projects, reflecting the shared interests of the two organizations

IT Shastra wins QCI D.L.Shah National Award on Economics of Quality
ITShastra India Private Limited, a Mumbai based premier IT Software Services company, has won the “QCI D.L. Shah National Award on economics of quality” in the Small Scale Units - Service Sector Category

U.S. says high Indian tariffs may impact trade ties
U.S. Commerce Secretary, John Bryson, on Monday said that high Indian tariffs on the goods manufactured in the United States could cause "meaningful harm" to long-term trade ties.

Industry experts dub Union budget 2012-13 as anti growth
Indian industry experts on Friday echoed that the Union budget, though balanced, does not appear to be simulating growth while raising serious concerns to reduce fiscal deficit.

India Aviation 2012 to begin on Wednesday, Boeing 787 Dreamliner to be put on display
Union Minister of Civil Aviation Ajit Singh will inaugurate the India Aviation 2012 at Hyderabad on Wednesday with the first ever display of Boeing 787 Dreamliner in India being one of the key highlights of the event.

Facts about Delhi Dialogue IV
Delhi Dialogue is a track 1.5 event organized annually by the Ministry of External Affairs with select partners since 2009. he fourth edition, 'Delhi Dialogue-IV' will beheld on February 13 and 14.

Fourth edition of Delhi Dialogue to begin today
The fourth edition of Delhi Dialogue organized annually by the Ministry of External Affairs with select partners since 2009 will take place on February 13 and 14 in New Delhi.

'India Show' in Lahore, anti-India show in Karachi
An 'India Show' organized by the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) is being organized in Lahore today. Nearly 150 Indian companies will exhibit their products at the show.

Govt. approves setting up of National Centre for Cold Chain Development
The Union Cabinet on Thursday gave its ex-post facto approval for registering the National Centre for Cold Chain Development (NCCD) as a society under the Societies Registration Act, 1860 with its memorandum of association and rules and regulations.

Minister for Environment & Forests Ms Jayanthi Natarajan calls for a people movement to contribute to the environment & the global commons at TERI’s DSDS 2012
Ms Jayanthi Natarajan, Hon'ble Minister of State for Environment and Forests, Govt. of India, was the keynote speaker on the second day of the 12th Delhi Sustainable Development Summit (DSDS) 2012 organised by The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI)

Bangladesh Standards and Testing Institution granted Indian Accreditation by Quality Council of India

Chambers of Commerce present compendium on business teams accompanying president on state visits

FICCI chief calls for competitiveness of rupee for its strengthening
Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) President R.V. Kanoria on Monday highlighted the need to increase competitiveness of the rupee in order to strengthen it, while asserting that the Central Government could do little to help in the current economic scenario.

Japanese Prime Minister arrives in India to expand ties
The Prime Minister of Japan, Yoshihiko Noda, arrived here on a two-day state visit today to attend the sixth annual India-Japan summit.

Quality Council of India (QCI) and Ready Mixed Concrete Manufacturers Association (RMCMA) Signs Memorandum of Understanding
With a view to ensuring availability of Ready Mixed Concrete with quality tag, Quality Council of India (QCI) & Ready Mixed Concrete Manufacturers Association (RMCMA) have signed an MOU. This is a first in India where an industry association which has proactively been carrying out a quality scheme has now moved to this international best practice. The MoU was signed by Dr. GiridharJ

Japanese Prime Minister to visit India on Tuesday
The Prime Minister of Japan, Yoshihiko Noda, will arrive here on a two-day state visit on Tuesday.

Seventh Def-Expo to be held in Delhi
The seventh DefExpo will be held in New Delhi from March 29 to April 1, 2012.

Tejas Networks Wins the Government of India’s TCOE Award of Excellence in Telecom Products
Tejas Networks Ltd., a leader in next-generation optical networking products, won India’s first national award from Telecom Centers of Excellence (TCOE). The award was presented by Mr Sachin Pilot and Mr Milind Deora, the Hon’ble ministers of state for Communications and Information Technology, Government of India

Germany, India deepen cooperation in Skills Development
Vocational training is a key area in the Indo-German bilateral collaboration. With a view to further expand the cooperation in this field; Germany is participating at the 4th Global Skills Summit on 15th and 16th September in New Delhi. The event is being organized by Federation of Indian chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) in collaboration with the Indian Ministry of Labour & Employment

Sushilkumar Shinde to embark on five-day US visit
Union Power Minister Sushilkumar Shinde will be leaving for Chicago and New York on a five-day visit from September 19 to 23.

India-EU BTIA negotiations are in their final leg: Anand Sharma
Stating that thirteen rounds of negotiations have been held between the two sides so far, Union Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma on Monday said the India-EU Broad-based Trade and Investment Agreement (BTIA) negotiations are in their final leg.

Indian industry leaders express concern over depreciation of rupee
Delegation from Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) expressed their concern over the depreciation of rupee, as it hit another record low.

Horasis Organizes Third Annual Global India Business Meeting in Naples, Italy
Horasis, The Global Visions Community, has announced that the third annual Global India Business Meeting will be held on 26-27 June 2011 in Naples, Italy. Organized by Horasis, the conference is co-hosted by The Region of Campania with the Naples Chamber of Commerce and FICCI (Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry).

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