SBI meets on economy revival
A high level consultative meeting was held today 24th of August in Guwahati at NEDFI House with stakeholders by State Bank of India presided over by SBI Chairman Shri Rajnish Kumar, accompanied by SBI Chief General Manager, North East Circle Shri Sunil Kumar Tandon , his team and members of other public sector Banks.
The objective of the meeting was to consult industry representatives for generation of ideas to give a boost to the economy which has slowed down in recent months .
Federation of Industry and Commerce of North Eastern Region (FINER) was represented by Shri R.S. Joshi , immediate past Chairman , Shri Bajrang Lohia , Vice President and Shri Ajay Agarwal, member .
During the deliberations FINER delegation put forward specific reasons for decline in business confidence and submitted concrete suggestions which can be implemented by the Banking sector to revive confidence , ensure ease of doing business and augment investments .
The role of the Banks in reviving the investment sentiments was emphasized by FINER towards the ultimate goal of making India a $ 5 Trillion economy .
The suggestions were appreciated and would be integrated into Pan India policy initiatives and the road map which the Banking sector will now be carving out .
12 Jul 2007 - 4:23am | editor
Assam Sahitya Sabha’s Chief Secretary, Dr. Pradip Bhuyan was recently Honoured by the Dergaon Sahitya Sabha Committee at their office- Chandra Nath Khound Bhawan on 8th July, 2007. The meeting was presided over by Dergaon Sahitya Sabha’s Vice President Mr. Manik Chandra Doley. Those present in the occasion included Secretary Sanjay Hazarika, Golaghat Sahitya Sabha’s ex-secretary Mrs. Tulika Devi, district representative Munnin Ch. Baruah and many other famous personalities of Dergaon. Mr. Chandra accepted to be present at the occasion and felicitate Dr. Bhuyan. He was also honoured by the Batiporiya Sahitya Sabha on the same day.
20 Jun 2010 - 3:31am | editor
Designer Karabi Medhi launched her new apparel and accessories brand 'Papilion' at Silver Square, Guwahati on Friday evening, June 18. The event showcased a range of fresh, well matched and creative products. The event was presented by North East Beauty Forum.
Photo: UB Photos.
13 Feb 2010 - 8:19pm | editor
Jailed ULFA leader Sasha Chaudhury was brought to the Guwahat Medical College Hospital for check up on Saturday. Officials sources told Assam Times, it a routine health check up. The foreign secretary of the banned outfit was picked up in Bangladesh a few months back before being lodged to the Guwahati Central Jail.