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Chamber maintains record of all important statistics received from Government, including publications such as Foreign Trade Statistics of India, copies of weekly bulletin of Industrial Licences, Import and Export Licences and other publications.
Certificate of Origin
By statutory arrangements with the Ministry of Commerce, Government of India, we issue non-preferential “Certificates of Origin” in respect of goods exported from India. These Certificates are accepted as authentic documents by the Embassies, Consulates and Trade Commissions of various countries world-wide. You may download the forms shown below and the same can be submitted at the Chamber office in Panjim or Verna.
Conducting business at GCCI allows you to do so in an appealing ambience. Our wide range of fully equipped private meeting rooms and a large Conference Halls offers the perfect combination of efficiency and convenience. Find the perfect venue for your next business meetings, programme and informal gatherings.
We endorse and attest Price Lists, Tender Documents, and Product Quality documents etc, of members required for International Trade. Processing Fee: Rs.100/- per document.
Goa IT Incubator
The Goa IT Innovation Centre, is Goa’s first IT Incubator which has been established by the Department of Industries Trade and Commerce , Government of Goa and the Goa Chamber of Commerce and Industry to hand hold and assist startup IT companies to successfuly establish their companies in Goa.
The Chamber has a in-house library containing large volumes of information received from other Indian states and foreign countries in the form of CDs, catalogues, reports, laws, gazettes, reference books and publications on various subjects of interest to business and industry.
We issue Letters of Introduction to Chambers of Commerce worldwide, to assist members visiting those countries for business and commercial matters.
More Member Services
A complimentary hard-copy of the Chamber’s Monthly Bulletins, Annual Report. A FREE-copy of Trade and Commercial directory, which the Chamber periodically publishes, Encourage participation in several important meetings, seminars, workshops of the Chamber.
From time-to-time, the Chamber releases publications as part of our services to the industry. Articles which are educative are also published in the monthly GCCI bulletin which is mailed to all members. New members get a FREE copy of the Trade and Commercial Directory .
We assist in providing Letters of Recommendation for the issuance of visa are addressed to Embassies, High Commissions, Consulates and Trade Commissions on request from our members intending to travel abroad for promotion of business. Members have to submit a formal application on official company letter-head addressed to us requesting the issuance of Letter of Visa Recommendation. A processing Fee of Rs.100/- per letter will be charged.
Goa Chamber of Commerce & Industry’s Food Processing Committee in association with the Food and Agri Strategic Advisory and Research (FASAR), a group of YES Bank, is conducting a 2 hour Session on Thursday 29th November, to orient the food processing companies to avail the benefit of the above schemes of Ministry of Food Processing Industries (MoFPI), New Delhi and in particular to assist these companies in advisory and banking services with respect to filing their applications to MoFPI. There are two schemes which are of interest to the food processing companies in Goa: A. Creation/Expansion of Food Processing and Preservation Capacities of Pradhan Mantri Kisan Sampada Yojana (deadline is 15th December 2018 unless extended by MoFPI) B. Integrated Cold Chain and Value Addition Infrastructure (new expression of Interest for inviting applications to be opened tentatively in mid Dec 2018) The team members have considerable prior work experience in the food & agri sector with MNC’s and Indian Corporate Houses. All those who are engaged in agricultural production, marine fishing, shrimp farming and processing and other Food Processing are invited to attend and learn more about the schemes and see how they can benefit. Warm regards R S Kamat DIRECTOR […]
SAMPADA Schemes of Ministry of Food Processing Industries – Orientation of Food Processing Companies in Goa – modalities of YES BANK
INDIAN DIEBETICS ASSOCIATION – MUMBAI CHAPTER In collaboration with Goa College of Home Science and Goa Dietician & Nutritionist powered by Abbott Presents ONE DAY NATIONAL SEMINAR on “EMERGING TRENDS IN ROLE OF NUTRITION IN PREVENTION AND MANAGEMENT OF NON COMMUNICABLE DISEASES” DATE: 24th NOVEMBER 2018 LOCATION: Goa Chamber of Commerce and Industries (GCCI) Convention Hall, Panjim, Goa TIME: 9:30 AM to 5:00 PM Register at firstname.lastname@example.org Last date of Registration: 15th November 2018
EMERGING TRENDS IN ROLE OF NUTRITION IN PREVENTION AND MANAGEMENT OF NON COMMUNICABLE DISEASES
GCCI Women’s Wing in association with Goa College of Home Science Presents PROBIOTICS 101 – A WORKSHOP FOR A HEALTHY YOU Date: 17th November 2018 Time: 10.00 AM – 1.00 PM Coordinators: Varsha Naik, Chris Shrivastava & Arina Frank Registration Charges: 1000/- Rupees only. Pre-Register with Melane at 9764161205 or Email at email@example.com
PROBIOTICS 101 – A WORKSHOP FOR A HEALTHY YOU
GCCI Women’s Wing & Lions Club of Alem De Margao presents Financial Literacy for Women DATE: 27th September 2018 TIME: 3:30 pm to 6:00 pm Coordinators: Sonali Nagvenkar & Lion Sushma Vengurlekar To register, please contact Melane at 0832 2424252 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Financial Literacy for Women
Date: 7th September, 2018 (Friday) Time: 9:30 AM to 5:30 PM Venue: ESG Theatre, Maquinez Palace , Panaji GST transition is not only about a tax change but a complete business, finance, accounting and reporting overhaul.This being the first financial year closing since GST implementation, it becomes important to understand the implications of the provisions under GST law while finalizing books of accounts. With the introduction of GST midway on 1st July, 2017- Reconciliation between Pre-GST and Post-GST regimes in the same financial year has raised a lot of issues for the trade and Industry and professionals. To resolve these very practical issues, Goa Chamber (GCCI) in association with Chamber of Tax Consultants (CTC), Mumbai is organising a full day seminar. The seminar will cover all issues related to finalisation of accounts and returns reconciliation with latest amendments proposed in the GST Act. We also bring to you a unique panel discussion between the faculty, professionals, GST officials* (Centre and State) and trade representatives. The sessions will be taken by CA. NareshSheth (Mumbai), CA. MandarTelang (Mumbai) and CA. Gaurav Kenkre (Goa) while panel discussion will be moderated by CA. Parimal Kulkarni (Goa). *subject to confirmation. Investment Registered before 31st August, […]
ISSUES IN ACCOUNTS FINALISATION AND RETURNS RECONCILIATION WITH AMENDMENTS IN GST AND PANEL DISCUSSION
Goa Chamber in association with Western Ghats Kokum Foundation, State Agriculture Department, NABARD and ICAR is organising an advanced workshop on JackfruitProcessing on Friday, 15th June 2018 at GCCI Convention Hall in Panaji. Time: 9.30 am Venue: GCCI Convention Hall Entry Free, Prior Registration is mandatory.
Advanced Workshop on Jackfruit Processing
Updates From the Chamber
President’s Desk – GCCI Bulletin September 2018
Dear Members, September is the month we celebrate ‘Teacher’s Day’ in commemoration of all teachers who have taught us not only in academic institutions but all those who continue to teach and guide us in diffrent aspects of our lives. Learning never stops. The entire universe is constantly evolving and newer aspects are revealed.
Goa IT Policy Scheme 2018
The Government of Goa has notified the Goa Information Technology Policy and Roadmap – 2018. This scheme shall be called the Land / Built up Area Rebate Scheme, 2018. It shall come into force from the date of the notification of its publication in the official Gazette and shall remain in force for a period of 5 years from the date of notification. For the purpose of this scheme, relevant definitions provided in the said policy shall apply The Objective & Scope of the Scheme is to provide Land / Built up Area Rebate to the IT Industry in the state of Goa. Eligibility of the policy says All the New and Existing Units must have their operations in Goa, The bank accounts of unit and/or its partner(s)/director(s) should be linked to Aadhaar. The unit can avail land/ built up area rebate only if the unit has operated from the said office space for a period of more than one year. For claiming the incentive, the unit should achieve the targets (both investments and employment) mentioned in the business plan. For More details, Download the IT-Policy-Schemes-2018
Goa IT Policy 2018
The era of Information Technology (IT) companies providing high quality services at competitive price points,on account of labour arbitrage, is passé. Over the last few decades, IT/ITeS industry has emerged globally as a key driver of growth and is a large industry employing millions of people across the continents. The IT landscape has significantly changed in the last few years, and this change has transformed way IT companies can stay relevant in the future. Automation and robotics have changed the human capital landscape and are exercising enormous pressure on the work force to stay relevant. Software being available as a service, is making many established business models obsolete. Beneath this disruption, and uncertainty lies a promising future brimming with immense potential – it is that potential that this policy envisages to leverage. The Government of Goa is determined to make Goa a powerhouse of technology innovation and disruption, by building a robust eco-system that makes Goa the first choice for investment in and expansion of high-end technology jobs of the future. To this effect, the Government will extend all possible support to high end technology companies to start their operations, and will serve as a partner in realising their strategic […]
Updates to various Acts, Rules & Regulations, Notifications, Infrastructure, Economic Survey, Policies & Schemes and other important financial documents put out by the Goa Government will be filed in this section from time to time as they become available.Read More
This section will provide updates on the various central government acts, rules, notifications, union budget text including (audio/video) and other pertinent documents. An excellent starting point is the Government of India directory (GOI) which provides links to various Government of India websites of interest .Read More
Goa covers an area of 3,702 sqm2 on the west coast of India and comprises two major districts – North Goa and South Goa. It is the 25th State in the Union of States of India. It was liberated from Portuguese rule in 1961. It was part of Union territory of Goa, Daman & Diu till 30 May 1987 when it was formed into a separate State.
GCCI E-WEEKLY NEWSLETTER
This section archives weekly activities taken by the chamber and news items collated from various local newspapers of interest to the members of the chamber.Notice all e-weekly archives starting from #51 of 2016 onwards will be found on our mailchimp archive list