Dear Friends and beloved students,
The Institute has organized One Day National Conference on “Sustainable Infrastructure” at New Delhi on 23rd March, 2017. The conference was inaugurated by the Hon’ble Union Railway Minister Shri Suresh Prabhakar Prabhu while Hon’ble Minister for State for Finance & Corporate Affairs Shri Arjun Ram Meghawal was the Guest of Honour. I also attended as a Speaker in one session.
During this month, EIRC has organized a 12 days program on Orientation Training for the fresh CMAs who have passed in Dec., 2016 term. The program was held from 6th March, 2017 to 17th March, 2017. All the sessions were guided by reputed resource persons from different organization & professions
Myself along with other RCM’s met the Commissioner of Commercial taxes, West Bengal and discussed on the issues of GST and its implementation and training of personnel of the Department.
You may be glad to know that at Dibrugarh, on 26.03.2017, our Institute along with Assam college Teachers association, Dibrugarh Zone, Dibrugarh District Administration, Central Excise and Service Tax Deptt., Dibrugarh organized one National Seminar on GST. They invited me to attend the seminar as one of the speaker on behalf of the institute.
Mr. Anurag Goel, Commissioner Commercial Taxes, Govt. of Assam, Mr. Bamin Taei, Addl. Commissioner of Central Excise and Service Tax, Mr. Prasant Gawande, Asstt. Commissioner of Central Excise and Service Tax, Mr. Mrityunjay Acharjee, Vice President, Balmer Lawrie & Co. Ltd. were the other dignitaries present on the occasion.
I had a very good discussion with the Govt. Officials regarding Institute's participation for the successful and smooth implementation of GST in the state of Assam. They also acknowledged the importance of the role of Cost Accountants for the same. Mr. Goel also requested me to visit his office at Guwahati to discuss the issue and I visited his office on 27.03.17 and discussed the issue.
On 28.03.2017 I visited the office of Commissioner of Taxes, Meghalaya, Mr. Abhishek Bhagotia, IAS, and he has kindly consented to organize a joint program. on GST for the Officials and dealers of the state of Meghalaya in the mid of June. I also met the head of finance of NEEPCO, POWER GRID CORPORATION, BSNL, MECL. They are very much eager to organize one workshop on GST for their officials at Shillong in the mid of June this year.
On 29th I had a discussion with Mr. P. K. Saikia, MD of Assam Industrial Infrastructure Dev. Corporation regarding the role of Cost Accountants for his organization. He is also ready to take the help of us for the MSMEs of the State of Assam. But due to Bihu Festival in the state he was very much busy and requested me to have a further discussion after the festival is over.
A seminar on GST was organized on 5th March, 2017 at EIRC Seminar Hall. CMA Ashok B. Nawal , CCM was the resource person. CMA Biswarup Basu, CCM, CMA Pranab Kr. Chakraborty, Vice-Chairman, CMA Ashis Banerjee, Secretary, CMA Arundhati Basu, RCM and Chairperson, PD & Seminar Committee, Cma ShyamalKr. Bhattacharya, RCM were also present. The program was lively and Interactive.
EIRC celebrated Woman’s Day on 8h March at EIRC Seminar Hall. female Members, Students and lady employees participated in he program. CMA Arundhati Basu, RCM, chaired the session. Chairman, Vice-Chairman, CMA Shyamal Bhattacharjee, RCM and CMA Dr. Umar Farooque were also present.
Another program on “Conducting Audit Under SAP Emvironment” was held at EIRC on 25thMarch, 2017. CMA Tapas Bhattacharya, FICO Consultant was the guest speaker. CMA Arundhati Basu, Chairperson, PD & Seminar Committee, CMA Umar Farooque, RCM, CMA Shyamal Bhattacharjee, RCM were present in the program. As the topic of the program was not very regular in EIRC’s program list, members took interest and requested for some more programs on such topic.
Result for ICAI examination is be out. Let me congratulate all the candidates who have come out successful and wish them all a bright future. And those who could not succeed this time are advised not to breakdown but to concentrate and appear again with full confidence.
With warm regards to my professional colleagues and love & affection to students.
Thanks and regards,