OIFC Partner State Initiatives

Excerpted from a report titled ‘Returning Indians—all that you need to know’ that was prepared by OIFC’s Knowledge Partner Deloitte and released by the Prime Minister
Government of Assam

To bring the NRI from Assam closer to the people of the State and reinforcing their emotional bonds, the Government of Assam is proposing to start an NRI cell. The progressive NRI community of the state desires to actively participate in the development of the State and work as a goodwill ambassador for the region. The State Government welcomes investment initiatives by the NRIs of the State.

Useful contact details:
The Industrial Investment Secretariat Cell (IISC)
Department of Industries & Commerce
Government of Assam, Block C, 3rd Floor,
Assam Secretariat, Dispur, Guwahati – 781006
Phone/Fax: +91-361-2237256
E-mail: info@investinassam.com
Website: http://investinassam.com/

Government of Bihar

To There is a ‘Bihar Foundation’ which is an initiative of the Government of Bihar to realize the dream of a ‘Better Bihar’ through the participation of Non Resident Biharis (NRB), NRIs, PIOs and others. Conceived to act as a platform to facilitate interaction between the Government of Bihar and the diaspora at multiple levels, the Foundation solicits ideas, investments and knowledge resources across sectors and verticals that can help in the development of Bihar.
The Foundation endeavors to unite Biharis and from local chapters of NRBs in regions which have substantial population of people of Bihari origin. Policy reforms undertaken by the administration has enabled to people of Bihar to embrace a better and brighter future. The Foundation works with an objective to communicate realities in Bihar and endeavors to let the user know, why and how. It has, in a very brief period of the time become one of the fastest growing economies in India.

Useful contact details:
Bihar Foundation
6th Floor, Indira Bhawan, R.C.S. Path, Patna
Phone: +91-612-2521371
E-mail: satyajit@biharfoundation.in
Website: www.biharfoundation.in


February 2012

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