Merchants Chamber, jointly with Indian Chamber of Commerce,
Kolkata, and FICCI, has organised the North-East Business
Summit on 19-20 July 2002 at The Oberoi in Mumbai.
The summit the first
of its kind will present the significant business and
investment opportunities in the northeastern region of India,
which has a strong market of 400 million people.
The summit will be attended by Finance Minister Jaswant Singh,
External Affairs Minister Yashwant Sinha Disinvestment Minister
Arun Shourie, Power Minister Suresh Prabhu, Reserve Bank of India
governor Dr Bimal Jalan, ICICI managing director and CEO K V
Kamath, and leader of the opposition in the Lok Sabha Dr Manmohan
All the eight chief
ministers of the north-eastern states, too, will attend
the summit, which will enable one-to-one interactions with senior
state government officials.