Vikram Kirloskar takes charge as new CII president


Vikram Kirloskar on Friday took charge as the new President of the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), the chamber said. Mr. Kirloskar is the Chairman and Managing Director of Kirloskar Systems Ltd, and Vice Chairman of Toyota Kirloskar Motor. He takes over from Rakesh Bharti Mittal, Vice Chairman, Bharti Enterprises. Uday Kotak, the founder and…


HANNOVER MESSE 2019 “Driver of industrial transformation”


Make digital transformation tangible-that was what HANNOVER MESSE 2019 promised. After five days, the organizers announced a positive result. Artificial intelligence in industry and robotics, the potential of the new 5G mobile communications standard for industrial applications, lightweight design, and the future of work in a time of increasing digitalization were this year’s most important…


Karnataka Tourism to organise multi-city roadshows to increase domestic footfalls


With an aim to increase domestic footfalls, Karnataka State Tourism Development Corporation (KSTDC) and the Department of Tourism, Government of Karnataka will organise multi-city roadshows in March and April, 2019 to promote the state as a destination for leisure, MiCE, adventure, wildlife and wedding destination in the Indian market. The event will be held in…