Nominations invited for Nari Shakti Purashkar Year 2021 till 31 Jan

New Delhi, Jan. 7 -- The Ministry of Women & Child Development and Ministry of MSME is encouraging people to nominate the outstanding achievers for the prestigious awards Nari Shakti Puraskar thro... Read More

Export sustains two wheeler demand

New Delhi, Jan. 7 -- Continuous rise in product and fuel prices led to stockpiling of products in the domestic market but export sustained two wheeler demand. High cost of ownership, bad rural sentim... Read More

Indian frugality beats chip shortage as SMEs buy refurbished devices

New Delhi, Jan. 7 -- Startups and small- and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) in India are turning to suppliers of refurbished devices for laptops and smartphones required for their business operations;... Read More

CII President calls for PLI style scheme for labour intensive sectors

New Delhi, Jan. 7 -- The President of Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) TV Narendran has emphasized the need for the government to introduce a programme similar to that of production-linked incen... Read More

Budget may extend ECLGS as MSME woes continue

New Delhi, Jan. 7 -- The Central government is expected to prolong the Emergency Credit Line Guarantee Scheme (ECLGS) owing to the economic impact arising from the restrictions imposed to curb the spi... Read More

Varanasi Agri-Export Hub propels export of agri-produce; 20,000 MT during last six months

New Delhi, Jan. 7 -- In efforts to make Purvanchal region as a new destination of agri-export activities through development of Varanasi Agri Export Hub (VAEH), several initiatives have been taken by ... Read More

DPIIT to hold Startup India Innovation Week from 10 to 16 Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan. 7 -- The Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT), Ministry of Commerce and Industry will be organizing the Startup India Innovation Week from 10th to 16th Janua... Read More

KASSIA urges BMTC to permit MSME workers to use bus services on weekend curfew

Bengaluru, Jan. 7 -- With the spike in covid-19 cases, weekend curfew has been declared in Karnataka on 8th, 9th, 15th and 16th January. In response to this, the Karnataka Small Scale Industries Asso... Read More

Centre to exempt import duty on cotton

New Delhi, Jan. 7 -- To mitigate the concerns of rising raw cotton and yarn prices, the Ministry of textile has taken it up with the Finance Ministry to remove 10 per cent import duty on cotton. The... Read More

MSMEs make 95% of FY21 Loans in Electrical machinery industry

New Delhi, Jan. 7 -- As per a report by SIDBI and credit bureau Crif High Mark, as of March 2021 in the electrical machinery industry there have been 3 lakh credit borrowers, and the micro, small and ... Read More