Rakesh Bharti Mittal

Private investments in primary agriculture will boost farmers’ income, says CII chief

To change the scenario, there must be private sector investments in primary agriculture, said Rakesh Bharti Mittal, the new president of the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII). In an interview, Mittal, who is also vice-chairman of Bharti Enterprises, said that agriculture, education, skilling and healthcare will be focus areas for the industry lobby

Punjab needs shift in strategy to attract big investments says CII chairman Rakesh Bharti Mittal

Mittal talked to Hindustan Times on various issues concerning industrial development in Punjab during his visit to Chandigarh.

India to witness growth despite challenges: CII President
CII President Rakesh Bharti Mittal on Tuesday predicted a 7.3-7.7 percent growth in 2018-19 in spite of challenges in the global economy.

Push Towards Digital India

In an exclusive interview with BW Businessworld, Bharti Enterprises Vice Chairman, Rakesh Bharti Mittal, now President of the Confederation of Indian Industries (CII), tells Anurit Kanti that the economy is getting “better and better”

We expect good growth in current fiscal based on strengthening rural demand: Rakesh Bharti Mittal, CII President 

The demand in the economy is picking up and it is time private investment started flowing in, Rakesh Bharti Mittal, president, Confederation of Indian Industry told ET in an interview. Mittal, vice chairman of Bharti Enterprises, said that the government must focus on labour reforms to spur job creation in the organised sector and give immediate attention to agriculture. 
Push Towards Digital India Will Improve Ease Of Doing Business: Rakesh Bharti Mittal, President, CII

In an exclusive interview with BW Businessworld, Rakesh Bharti Mittal, President of CII, discusses the economy, trade, employment, investment, ease of doing business, data breaches, corporate governance issues, sustainability and so on.

GST must be extended to uncovered sectors: new CII chief

The Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime should be extended to hitherto uncovered sectors — electricity, real estate, alcohol and petroleum products, the new CII President Rakesh Bharti Mittal said. Time is ripe for Corporate India to start investing in the economy to take advantage of the green shoots and the incipient signs of consumption recovery in rural India, Mittal said in his first press conference after assuming charge as CII President.