India: Public procurement portal, CII sign MoU to create awareness

14 Aug, 2017: Public procurement portal GeM and industry body CII have inked a pact to create awareness about online purchase of goods and services by government agencies and departments, the Commerce Ministry said today. "This MoU between GeM and CII is aimed at establishing GeM Samvaad- a participative and collaborative approach with the industry for promoting Indian industry and entrepreneurship," it said in a statement.