BCC&I Archive

MCC honours Indian Women Cricketers with honorary Life Membership

In a rare gesture, the Marylbone Cricket Club (MCC) has taken consent from nine former Indian women cricket for the much-coveted Honorary Life Membership. The nine Indian ladies who will be so honoured are Diana Edulji, Shanta Rangaswami, Shubhngi Kulkarni, Sudha Shah, Sandhya Agarwal, Neetu David, Gargi Banerjee, Shashi Gupta and Amita Sharma. “I am

Experts Coming Together, OPPO’s Master Stroke with Team India

  New Delhi, March 09, 2017 – OPPO, the world’s leading camera phone brand is the proud new Official Team Sponsor of the Indian National Cricket Team, as declared by the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI). The partnership with BCCI will start from 01st April 2017 and will run for a period

The Bengal Chamber’s Deceased Donor Programme – Cadaver Daan

26th November , Kolkata: Today The Bengal Chamber of Commerce and Industries organized a Deceased Donor programme- CADAVAR DAAN at the Chamber Premises. India and the world are carrying a huge disease burden in the way of Organ failure. This disease is fraught with morbidities for a life time. Patients suffer physically, mentally and of course economically.  One of the

The Bengal Chamber of Commerce and Industry held the 1st edition of its Infrastructure Summit on 29th September 2016 at Hyatt Regency.

Mr. Sutanu Ghosh (President, BCC&I), Mr. Vinayak Chatterjee (CMD, Feedback Infra Pvt. Ltd.), Shri Rohit K Singh (Joint Secretary, Ministry of Road Transport & Highways, Govt. of India), Dr. Arup Roy Choudhury (Former CMD, NTPC), Mr. Dhruv Bhalla (Head – International Business, Srei Infrastructure Finance Ltd.) were present among others.   Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu

BCC&I Reaction on Singur Verdict

  The Bengal Chamber acknowledges with respect, the verdict of the Supreme Court as the highest judicial forum and final court of appeal under the Constitution of India. The Chamber feels that this landmark judgement will have impact on the whole country and one in which the Government of West Bengal has triggered an issue which

BCC&I Reaction on State Budget 2016-17

The Bengal Chamber congratulates the State Finance Minister, Dr. Amit Mitra for presenting a forward looking budget for 2016-17, with an almost five fold increase in planned expenditure that focuses on education, employment, agriculture and the MSME sector.  It is encouraging that the State has also been able to achieve a robust seven times growth

BCC&I Reaction on Union Budget 2016-17

The Bengal Chamber gives the Union Finance Minister Mr. Arun Jaitley a 6/10 for presenting a pro agriculture and socially tempered budget, with robust outlays for infrastructure, agriculture, rural and socio-economic schemes. This budget in consideration of the global negative outlook has focused on fiscal consolidation as against an aggressive growth outlook. It may propel

BCC&I on Vote on Account Speech by The Hon’ble Finance Minister of West Bengal, on Friday, 26 February 2016

The Bengal Chamber greatly commends the Government of West Bengal for its initiatives towards development and progress, in spite of heavy interest payments due to the inherited financial burden. The Chamber has noted the strides forward by the State Government in agriculture, service sectors, IT, health, education, infrastructure, road and urban development, industry and MSME

The Bengal Chamber opens new office in Siliguri, to work more closely with industrial/trade associations in the region and promote dynamic growth in North Bengal

10th December 2015, Siliguri: The Bengal Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCC&I) is pleased to announce the opening of their new office in Siliguri, which is expected to help the Chamber work more closely with the many industrial/trade associations in the region, paving the way for more dynamic growth of trade and commerce in North Bengal. As

Star Sports and BCCI launch #MyDebutMatch; a unique initiative for young Indian cricket fans

100 Mumbai kids made their ‘debut’ at Wankhede during 5th India- SA ODI as a part of the initiative Initiative to continue during the remainder of the tournament   Mumbai, October 27, 2015: Cricket frenzy has grabbed the nation as everyone is looking forward to support Team India as they take field against the mighty Proteas.