Hyderabad: Telangana State has been chosen for the ‘Promising State of the Year’ award by CNBC-TV18 as part of the India Business Leader Awards (IBLA) instituted by the channel.
In a communication to state government, CNBC-TV18 said the award would reaffirm IBLA’s commitment to encouraging business leaders. The CNBC TV18 ‘India Business Leader Awards’ are considered a benchmark recognition of India’s best business leadership.
The Awards are scheduled to be given at a function to be held in New Delhi on August 30.
The Awards function will be presided over by Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley. Industries Minister K Tarakarama Rao will receive the award on behalf of the state government of Telangana.
The awards ceremony will begin with a discussion on GST with entire North Block team of Arvind Subramanian, Ashok Lavasa, Shaktikanta Das and Dr. Hasmukh Adhia.
The CNBC will also be hosting a ministerial panel later in the evening which shall have Union Ministers such as Prakash Javadekar,Ravi Shankar Prasad, Smriti Irani and Nirmala Sitharaman etc., (INN)