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Canon Has Always Been Encouraging Employees to Volunteers Time for CSR Causes: CEO of Canon India Kazutada Kobayashi

Canon Has Always Been Encouraging Employees to Volunteers Time for CSR Causes: CEO of Canon India Kazutada Kobayashi

By Rusen Kumar NEW DELHI: CANON is a name that requires no preface. Its worldwide business chain has ever been growing and in past couple of decades Canon India has wonderfully performed in various spheres of its deals in India, and thus too in contending the CSR barriers here. Canon takes pride in not only […]

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Rule Soon to Raise CSR Spending by Rs 27,000 Cr

CSR Spending in India is to Go up by Rs 27,000 Crore per year MUMBAI: Corporate social responsibility spending in India is set to shoot up by around Rs 27,000 crore per year, with the Companies Bill making CSR mandatory for corporates above a certain threshold. At a workshop on CSR, ‘Learning by Doing’, organised […]

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CSR Spending: An Anti-Democratic Idea?

CSR Spending: An Anti-Democratic Idea?

Shankar Jaganathan, a former corporate treasurer of Wipro Ltd argues that governments asking big firms to spend money on social causes is an idea that needs to be carefully debated India is probably the first country in the world to mandate corporate social responsibility (CSR) spending by large companies. Firms with revenue of Rs.1,000 crore, […]

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Tata Steel Organises Dr J J Irani Award for Excellence in Education 2012

Tata Steel Organises Dr J J Irani Award for Excellence in Education 2012

INDIACSR News Network JAMSHEDPUR:  Tata Steel Education Excellence programme’s 8th Annual Award function was held at XLRI Auditorium today. Dr. Narendra Jadhav, Member- Planning Commission on Education and Social Justice, Government of India and Member–National Advisory Council, was the Chief Guest for the occasion. Dr.  Jadhav previously worked as the Vice Chancellor for University of […]

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Ficci India Sustainability Conclave 2013 on 25-26 in New Delhi

Ficci India Sustainability Conclave 2013 on 25-26 in New Delhi

INDIACSR News Network NEW DELHI: FICCI is organizing the second India Sustainability Conclave on February 25-26, 2013 at New Delhi.  The Conclave is a platform for knowledge sharing on trends and practices in corporate sustainability. INDIACSR is the media partner in the event. Corporate Sustainability is emerging as an integral part of the business policies […]

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Govt Seeks Corporate’s Help to Boost Public Health

Times of India reported that, in a bid to check high rates of child mortality, the Centre has decided to rope in private sector and corporate houses. Using corporate social responsibility as a tool to save children, the government is looking forward to commitment from the private sector for use of technology and innovations to […]

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Tata Steel Conferred Best Company Promoting Sports at the FICCI India Sports Awards

Tata Steel Conferred Best Company Promoting Sports at the FICCI India Sports Awards

INDIACSR News Network NEW DELHI: Tata Steel was conferred withthe Best Company Promoting Sports (Private sector) at the FICCI India Sports Awards 2013 for its contribution towards promotion of sports in the country at the FICCI India Sports Awards event held yesterday at Federation House, Tansen Marg, New Delhi. The award was presented by Ms […]

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We Do Have Mandatory CSR: Taxation Will not Create Better Corporate Citizens

We Do Have Mandatory CSR: Taxation Will not Create Better Corporate Citizens

By Manish Sabharwal Creating jobs is the hardest thing anyone can do in India. And that is why it is patronising at best and ignorant at worst when civil society or policymakers berate entrepreneurs or companies for only creating jobs. This thought world underlies the mandatory 2 per cent corporate social responsibility (CSR) allocation proposed […]

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PSUs Fail to Bridge the Social Responsibility Gap

At a time when the government is trying to make a mandate on CSR (corporate social responsibility) spending by companies in the private sector, there is an obvious presumption that public sector undertakings (PSUs) are doing well on that count. Actually, they are not. But then PSUs cannot be faulted for want of motivation or […]

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Is the Mandate on CSR Spending by Corporations a Good Idea?

Is the Mandate on CSR Spending by Corporations a Good Idea?

It doesn’t address people’s concerns about corporate activity but could drive companies to align philanthropy with their core objective Arun Maira Member, Planning Commission “This will create another set of accounts that corporations must give and the government must check, at a time when the former is pleading against excessive inspections” We should step back […]

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