Supply chain resilience at core of trade revival: Commerce Minister

New Delhi, Nov. 13 -- Piyush Goyal, the Union Minister of Commerce and Industry, said that COVID-19 highlighted that supply chains should not only be based on cost but also on trust. The Commerce Min... Read More

Chennai floods a body blow to MSMEs in Tamil Nadu already hit by raw material hike

Chennai, Nov. 12 -- MSMEs in Chennai have been badly hit due to the heavy rainfall in the region this week. The torrential rain add woes to the consistent rise in prices of raw materials which small ... Read More

MCA21 being upgraded; to share data with regulators to detect suspicious activities of companies

New Delhi, Nov. 12 -- The Ministry of Corporate Affairs has said that it will launch its new MCA21 portal's Version 3 by end of this financial year. They will first begin with the testing part and ta... Read More

Retail sales surpass pre-pandemic levels: RAI

New Delhi, Nov. 12 -- As per the latest survey done by the Retailers Association of India (RAI), the retail sales in October 2021 has indicated 14% growth over the pre-pandemic levels (October 2019) a... Read More

75% Job reservation for locals obstruct productivity: MSMEs in Haryana

New Delhi, Nov. 12 -- The Haryana Government has notified that it is mandatory for private sector to allot 75 per cent jobs to locals of the state. The Gazette Notification is No. Lab/25467/2021.- da... Read More

FISME Sets-up Helpdesk for MSMEs & Exporters for Online Certificate of Origin (CoO)

New Delhi, Nov. 12 -- Federation of Indian Micro and Small & Medium Enterprises (FISME)- the national MSME body, has set-up a helpdesk to handhold a large number of MSME exporters scrambling to get th... Read More

KASSIA recognizes Govt efforts to help MSMEs with reforms in procurement

New Delhi, Nov. 11 -- In response of the overhauling of the public procurement process by the Finance Ministry, the Karnataka Small Scale Industries Association (KASSIA) has cautiously welcomed it. "... Read More

Confusion on online Certificate of Origin continues in absence of DGFT clarification

New Delhi, Nov. 10 -- Because of variance in understanding of the Director General of Foreign Trade (DGFT) and the Chambers authorized to issue Certificate of Origin (non-preferential), exporters are ... Read More

Cabinet okays MSP of Rs. 17,408.85 cr to Cotton Commission of India

New Delhi, Nov. 10 -- The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs chaired by Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, has given its approval for committed price support of INR 17,408.85 crore to the Cotton Commis... Read More

Commerce Minister Goyal to kick off India International Trade Fair 2021 on 14 Nov

New Delhi, Nov. 10 -- The India International Trade Fair 2021 will be inaugurated by Union Minister of Commerce, Industry and Textile, Piyush Goyal on 14th November, 2021 at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi.... Read More