Digital Conference on ‘Multimodal Transportation’

Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) is organizing a digital Conference on ‘Multimodal Transportation-Aiming towards last mile connectivity’ on 29September 2020   The conference aims to highlight the key actions that are required to create a vibrant and efficient multimodal system covering roads, rail, sea, inland waterways, air and the warehousing facilities.  The conference  will focus on identifying key infrastructure challenges that inhibit growth of transportation and logistics sector. Key speakers include :- Gen V K Singh (Retd) , Minister of State for Ministry of Road, Transport and Highways, Government of India Mr Mansukh Mandaviya, Minister of State…

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Female Digital Road Safety Awareness Training

 Continuing its endeavor to make women independent & safe riders in the challenging times of New Normal, Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India conducted its Digital Road Safety Awareness Training exclusively for females. The digital safety awareness training called ‘Honda Road Safety E-Gurukul’ educated over 160 females including working women, housewives, young school & college students, teachers & staff through three 1-hour learning programs across 6 cities of South & West India (Chennai, Coimbatore, Trichy, Hyderabad, Thane and Yeola). The training focused on explaining the importance of safe riding etiquettes, safety gears, road rules, traffic signs through a mix…

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Aiming towards last mile connectivity

CII is organizing a digital Conference on ‘Multimodal Transportation-Aiming towards last mile connectivity’ on 29September 2020. The conference aims to highlight the key actions that are required to create a vibrant and efficient multimodal system covering roads, rail, sea, inland waterways, air and the warehousing facilities. The participants would include key stakeholders like Ministry of Railways, Road Transport & Highways, Commerce & Industry and technical experts, besides industry members from India and abroad. The conference will also highlight the key initiatives taken by the government to promote multimodal transportation in the country…

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Lecture Series on Management of ELVs in India

Society of Indian Automobile Manufacturers (SIAM) launched a unique Environment Lecture Series for attaining sustainability in the auto sector by organizing the first virtual lecture of the series last week.  The objective of the twin lecture series was to disseminate knowledge, domain technological advancements, and policy/regulatory landscape along with a ‘cradle-to-cradle’ model aimed at eliminating waste through recycling and reuse of end-of-life vehicles.  The first lecture on “Environmentally Sound Management of ELVs in India” provided an overview on ELV Recycling, Policy & Regulations for Recycling of ELV in India including economics of…

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Deciphering E-Invoicing

Electronic invoice, or e-invoice constitutes the future means of electronic billing. Today, more than 60 governments have adopted this method internationally. Once implemented, this would be one of most significant shifts in the Indian taxation system where evasion still persists. The new method is scheduled to be implemented from 1st October, 2020 in the country. With this background, CII is organising a webinar on GST E-Invoicing: Towards Ease of Compliance at 1130 hrs on 31st August 2020. The Webinar will bring together policy-makers, experts, electronics manufacturers and suppliers, among others, and will provide a platform to bridge apprehensions…

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IESA’s Vision Summit 2020

India Electronics and Semiconductor Association (IESA), the premier industry body for the Electronics System Design and Manufacturing (ESDM) domain in the country will be hosting ts flagship event – Vision Summit 2020. Slated for August 19th – 21st, the event will be conducted on a Global Virtual Platform. The 15th edition, focused on the Intelligent Electronics & Semiconductor sector, will feature a powerful line-up of Visionaries, Industry experts, Government Bureaucrats, Strategists, Policymakers, Innovators, Entrepreneurs and business leaders like Amitabh Kant, CEO, NITI Aayog; C N Ashwath Narayan, Deputy Chief Minister of Karnataka; Tejasvi Surya, MP;…

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Web conference on starting export business

Industry body for exporters FIEO has announced the fourth batch of Five Day Web Conference on Starting an Export Business from 03-07 August, 2020. The web conference will cover   Introduction to International Trade Basic Company Formation and Registration for Exports Selection of Export Product Selection of Market Tools to Find Buyer Basic Introduction to Export Documentation GST For Exporters Overview of Export Incentives Banking and FEMA Regulations Current Issues and Updates in Export / Import Business The sessions will cover only the basics of EXIM trade and will be useful for new…

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First of its kind public EV charging plaza goes live

With a focus on enhancing energy efficiency and promoting e-mobility, R.K Singh, the Minister for Power, New & Renewable Energy, today inaugurated India’s first public EV (Electric Vehicle) charging plaza at Chelmsford Club in New Delhi. While speaking at the occasion Singh said, “The EV charging plaza is a new avenue for making e-mobility ubiquitous and convenient in India. Such innovative initiatives are imperative for the creation of a robust e-mobility ecosystem in the country.”  EESL is spearheading the EV ecosystem development in India by undertaking demand aggregation for procuring…

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Webinar on auction of coal mines

Ministry of Coal is organizing a Stakeholders’ consultation on ‘Auction of Coal Mines for Commercial Mining’ on Tuesday, July 14, 2020, from 3 pm to 5 pm. FICCI is the Industry Partner for the event. The consultation will deliberate on the detailed auction procedure and will help address the challenges being faced by the participants in the ongoing bid process. Click here to register for this webinar: https://ficci-beta.info/webinars/coalmines/index.php

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