Saturday, June 23, 2012

RSDC to start operations soon

Speaking to reporters on the sidelines of National Rubber Conference at Chennai, All India Rubber Industries Association (AIRIA) president - Vinod Simon said, a company under the name Rubber Skill Development Centre (RSDC) has been formed and the office will be ready by July end. While in the long term it plans around 150 institutes across the country to be affiliated with RSDC to develop skills for the industry.

The joint venture between All India Rubber Industries Association and National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC), to develop skilled manpower for the rubber industry sector is expected to start the pilot project in six to eight institutes by September. NSDC would impart `.5 crore to RSDC for the project, both AIRIA and Automotive Tyre Manufacturers' Association (ATMA) each has 10% equity of each, and investment of `.25 lakh each into the centre.

Read lot more in Rubber4U – 1st July 2012 issue

No comments:

Post a Comment