Abbreviations -2

ASEAN - Association of Souteast Asian Nations
ECGC - Export Credit Guarantee Corporation
DFSA - Dubai Financial Services Authority
FTA - Free Trade Agreement
IMD - India Meteorological Department
IPL - Indian Premier League
RINL - Rashtriya Ispat Nigam Limited
AMFI - Association of Mutual Funds in India
ITIR - Information Technology Investment Region
SIMA - Southern India Mills Association
KIADB - Karnataka Industrial Areas Development Board
DGCA - Directorate-General of Civil Aviation
BPO - Business Process Outsourcing
KPO - Knowledge Process Outsourcing
LPO - Legal Process outsourcing
RPO - Recruitment Process Outsourcing
CCEA - Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs
KSITI - Kerala State Information Technology Infrastructure
STPI - Software Technology Park of India
FIEO - Federation of Indian Export Organisations
CII - Confederation of Indian Industry
APEC - Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation
IICT - Indian Institute of Chemical Technology
FCI - Food Corporation of India

CII - Confederation of Indian Industry
FICCI - Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry
ASSOCHAM - Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India
ICAI - Institute of Chartered Accountants of India
ICSI - Institute of Company and Secretaries of India
ICWAI - Institute of Cost and Work Accounting of India
SME - Small and Medium Enterprises
SOE - Special Operations Executive
SIDBI - Small Industries development Bank of India
Balco - Bharat Aluminium Company Ltd.
SPECO - Shandong Electric Power Construction Corporation
GDCL - Gannon Dunkerley and Company Ltd.
IWF - Indian Weightlifting Federation
GPF - General Provident Fund
TAFI - Travel Agents Federation of India
MERI - Marine Engineering and Research Institute

Abbreviations -1

AAPSO - Afro-Asian People's Solidarity Organization
ACC - Associated Cement Companies
AHQ - Air Headquarters or Army Headquarters
ARC - Administrative Reforms Commission
ARDC - Agricultural Refinance and Development Corporation
ASCI - Administrative Staff College of India
BCG - Bacillus Calmette Guerine
BIFR - Board for Industrial and Financial Reconstruction
CARE - Co-operative for American Relief Everywhere
CDP - Community Development Programme
CORE - Congress of Racial Equality
ESIS - Employees State Insurance Scheme
FRCP - Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians
FRCS - Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons
FRS - Fellow of the Royal Society
GMT - Greenwich Mean Time
HMI - Himalayan Mountaineering Institute
IARI - Indian Agricultural Research Institute
IAMC - Indian Army Medical Corps
IATA - International Air Transport Association
LPG - Liquid Petroleum Gas
NRSA - National Remote Sensing Agency
NIRD - National Institute of Rural Development
OIGS - On Indian Government Service
OCS - Overseas Communication Services
RAF - Rapid Action Force
RAW - Research and Analysis Wing
SAF - South Asian Federation
STC - State Trading Corporation
TELCO - Tata Engineering and Locomotive Company
TIFR - Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
TTE - Traveling Ticket Examiner
UGC - University Grant Commission

AEC - Atomic Energy Commission
BPCL - Bharat Pertoleum Corporation Limited
CBI - Central Bereau of Investigation
DLO - Dead Letter Office
ESCI - Engineering Staff College of India
GPO - General Post Office
HMT - Hindustan Machine Tools
IIT - Indian Institute of Technology
ITBP - Indo-Tibetian Border Police
ICRISAT - International Crops Research Institute for Semi-Agri Tropics
ISRO - Indian Satellite Research Organisation
INSAT - Indian National Satellite
IIM - Indian Institute of Management
MVC - Maha Vir Chakra
NCC - National Credit Corps
NIO - National Institute Oceanography
PIB - Preserve Information Buereau
PTI - Press Trust of India
RBI - Reserve Bank of India
SLV - Satellite Launch Vehicle
UNICEF - United Nation International Children's Emergency Fund
UNI - United News of India
VPP - Value Payable Post
VAT - Value Added Tax