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  Deceased Donor Programme - 'Cadaver Daan' on 26th November, 2016
  Annual General Meeting 2016
  Annual Reception 2016
  Seminar on Service Tax on 8th July, 2016 at The Park, Kolkata.
  Indian Insurance Industry : Road Ahead Summit 2016
  A tribute to Gurudev Rabindranath Tagore
  Seminar on India-Gulf Business Exchange
  Discussion Forum on Power Since Paris held on 1st April 2016 in The Park, Kolkata
  Metals September 2015
Bengal Chamber signs a Memorandum of Understanding with the Chamber of Commerce and Industry France India (CCIFI)
Doing Business in France
France's economy, 2nd largest in Europe, is embarked on an unprecedented reforms programme.

Round Table on Bioenergy Issues and Options November 26, 2014
10.30 a.m. onwards, held at The Bengal Chamber of Commerce and Industry
1. Program
2. Feeedstock from Waste
3. Global overview of Bioenergy and lessons learnt from the European energy policy
4. Biomass Gasification: Challenges and their Solutions
5. Biomass Power Generation in India: Current Challenges and the Future
6. Sustainable Bio Resources in India
7. Sundarbans India
8. Summing Up and Policy Recommendations

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Introduction to The Bengal Chamber of Commerce & Industry

The Bengal Chamber of Commerce and Industry was set up in 1853. However, the Chamber's origins date back to 1833 when its founding forefathers came together to form the first association of its kind in the country, which was later formalized as the Bengal Chamber. For the last one and a half centuries, the Chamber has played a pioneering role as a helmsman, steering the evolution of Commerce and Industry in India.

Our Vision
To be the most valued Partner of Commerce, Industry, Academia, Professionals and Governments for achieving inclusive growth and employment generation, together with accomplishing societal and environmental needs.

Donning its multiple roles as catalyst, initiator, facilitator, business partner and service provider, the Chamber has helped Governments, both at the Centre and State in crafting pioneering and significant legislations.        read more about The Chamber

    View Section: Annual Report of the activities of Bengal Chamber from 1st September 2015 to 31st August 2016 >>
Major Trade Fairs being organised by The Chamber 2017-2018
Delhi - NCR Kolkata Bhubaneswar Ranchi
India International Mega Trade Fair:
4th August – 15th August, 2017

India Expo Centre & Mart, Greater Noida Expressway, Delhi - NCR
India International Mega Trade Fair:
15th December– 25th December, 2017

Science City Ground, Kolkata, West Bengal
India International Mega Trade Fair:
19th January- 29th January, 2018

Janta Maidan, Bhubaneswar, Odisha
India International Mega Trade Fair:
16th February – 26th February, 2018

Morabadi Ground, Ranchi, Jharkhand
The Calcutta Gallery

"The Calcutta Gallery" dedicated to our Eternal City is a pictorial journey down the hallowed pathways of the industrial and business history of Kolkata. The transformation of three villages by the Hooghly into a colossal metropolis is fascinating or inspiring and magical. The Gallery is the first of its kind which portrays 325 years' glorious history of Calcutta through a rare collection of photographs of the iconic City. The Gallery is housed at the Chamber premises.

On the occasion of The Bengal Chamber's AGM on 14th September 2016, "The Calcutta Gallery" was inaugurated by Dr. Amit Mitra, Hon'ble Minister-in-Charge, Commerce & Industries, Finance & Excise, Industrial Reconstruction & Public Enterprises, Govt. of West Bengal.

"Extraordinary Personalities From Bengal: A Tribute By The Bengal Chamber" On the occasion of the AGM on 14th September 2016, the Chamber launched a special book "Extraordinary Personalities From Bengal: A Tribute By The Bengal Chamber", a publication on twelve national Heroes from Bengal who formed the nuclei of the 'Bengal Renaissance' - the Reformers, all of whom lived and strived in British India in an era of unprecedented challenges, but strode the centrestage like a true colossus. The book features on lives and contributions of Raja Ram Mohan Roy, Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar, Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay, Jagadish Chandra Bose, Rabindranath Tagore, Prafulla Chandra Ray, Swami Vivekananda, Chittaranjan Das, Meghnad Saha, Satyendra Nath Bose, Subhas Chandra Bose and Kazi Nazrul Islam 
View Pictures of the Gallery Inauguration and the Book Launch
Discover Bengal

BCC&I has compiled and very recently come up with a publication "Discover Bengal" showcasing the natural and fundamental characteristics and advantages of the State of West Bengal and also highlighting the vibrant economy and Business Prospects of Bengal.

Discover Bengal
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The Bengal Chamber is dedicating a section of our website to “Economic Information of West Bengal”. The page consists of news, information and statistics on key economic indicators for West Bengal.  View Section
Bengal Chamber Office Bearers for the Year 2016 - 2017
New Office Bearers for the year 2016-2017 elected at the Bengal Chamber AGM held on 14th September 2016:

1) President:  Mr. Sutanu Ghosh, Managing Director, Ghosh, Bose & Associates Pvt. Ltd

2) President Designate: Mr. Chandra Shekhar Ghosh, Chairman & Managing Director, Bandhan Financial Services Pvt. Ltd

3) Senior Vice President: Mr. Indrajit Sen, Managing Director, International Combustion (India) Limited
4) Vice President: Mr. B B Chatterjee, Director, ITC Infotech India Ltd

Hon’ble CM’s plans for West Bengal

"From left: Dr. Amit Mitra, West Bengal Finance, Commerce and Industries and IT Minister, Mr. Richard Reid, London Chairman of KPMG, Smt. Mamata Banerjee, West Bengal Hon’ble Chief Minister, Mr. Ambarish Dasgupta, President Designate of the Bengal Chamber of Commerce and Industry and Head of Management Consulting, KPMG India and Mr. Rajiva Sinha, IAS, West Bengal Principal Secretary, MSME & Textiles Department meet before the briefing at Asia House. The meeting was held during the Hon’ble Chief Minister’s trip to the UK in end July 2015."

Hon'ble Chief Minister of West Bengal, Smt. Mamta Banerjee, highlights the economic advantages of West Bengal 
Meeting with Shri Bratya Basu, Hon’ble Minister-in-Charge, Information Technology and Electronics, Government of West Bengal immediately after his taking over the office

Meeting with Shri Bratya Basu, Hon’ble Minister-in-Charge, Information Technology and Electronics,
Government of West Bengal immediately after his taking over the office
Bengal Chamber Special Services
   Bengal Chamber is authorised to offer ADR Services on Arbitration, Conciliation & Mediation -  View Rules & Fees
  AUTHENTICATION OF EXPORT DOCUMENTS, ATTESTATION OF CERTIFICATES, ETC.  Bengal Chamber is one of the agencies authorized by the Director General of Foreign Trade, Govt. of India, to provide Certificate of Origin (Non-preferential) ...    Read Full Details
  CONSULTANCY SERVICES.  The Bengal Chamber of Commerce and Industry is offering value added services extended through professional expertise focusing on business efficiency and process optimisation aspects for businesses across a large number of verticals. ...    Read Full Details

   The Bengal Chamber of Commerce and Industry Publication - "Environmental Appraisal and Planning – A Treaties"  Download

   The Bengal Chamber Business Delegation visit to Bangladesh from 15th to 18th February 2017   View Report & Picture Gallery

   The Bengal Chamber's Post Budget Memorandum 2017-18 on Direct Taxes. Download

   The Bengal Chamber's Memorandum on the State Budget For the Financial Year 2017 -18. Download
   MOU, signed between Indo-Canada Chamber of Commerce and The Bengal Chamber of Commerce and Industry during the programme “B2B Meeting with the Delegation of The Indo- Canada Chamber of Commerce on 6th January 2017   Download Memorandum

   The Bengal Chamber's Pre Budget Memorandum on the Union Budget 2017 -18 on InDirect Taxes   Download Memorandum

   The Bengal Chamber's Pre Budget Memorandum on the Union Budget 2017 -18 on Direct Taxes   Download Memorandum

   Tax Connect with GST   Download Current Bulletin

   Visit of The Bengal Chamber of Commerce and Industry to Moscow, Russia (7th to 12th November 2016)   View Picture Gallery

   The Bengal Chamber Awards 2016 Ceremony   View Picture Gallery

   The Bengal Chamber's Recommendation on the Model GST Law issued by the Union Government   Download Memorandum

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Bengal Chamber Signature Events
The Bengal Chamber
Environment & Energy Conclave 2016

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of Conclaves

  Business IT Conclave 2016
"Cyber Security"

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of Past IT Conclaves
Business Analytics Innovation Summit @ Bengal

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  Annual Manufacturing Conclave

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  Bengal Chamber Annual Golf




A Tribute to
Rabindranath Tagore
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The Bengal Chamber Energy and Environment Initiatives
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EBTC and BCCI have signed a MoU to work together in the areas of business & R&D co-operation between EU and Indian companies in EBTC focus sectors of Energy, Environment, Biotechnology and Transportation. EBTC and BCCI have agreed to concentrate their cooperation efforts on East and North East of India and rest of India as and when the opportunity arises. Download EBTC Brochure     |    Visit EBTC Website