MSME

MSMEs an important chapter in Indian economy: Swiss diplomat

The ambassador was addressing a two-day 'National Summit on Energy Efficiency in Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs)' being organised by The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI), in association with the Ministry of MSME, here.

Oct 31, 2017, 17:10 PM IST
Tepid credit growth: RBI data missing non-bank, debt markets

Tepid credit growth: RBI data missing non-bank, debt markets

Though there's no denying that credit growth continues to decline, the RBI data on sectoral credit growth shows only one side of the story as credit per se has been expanding through non-banking channels, primarily in the debt market, said a report.

Aug 20, 2017, 10:56 AM IST
Gujarat doles outs Rs 730 crore to 16000 MSMEs to boost jobs

Gujarat doles outs Rs 730 crore to 16000 MSMEs to boost jobs

Gujarat government will dole out Rs 730 crore as “capital incentives” to more than 16,000 Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises (MSMEs). This comes amid reports of 42,500 units in the state struggling emerged last year. 

Aug 11, 2017, 10:45 AM IST

GST Council to meet on June 3 to fix more rates: Arjun Meghwal

The Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council will meet again on June 3 to decide on the levy on remaining goods, including gold, footwear and textiles, Minister of State for Finance Arjun Ram Meghwal said on Thursday.

Jun 01, 2017, 22:48 PM IST

'MSMEs manufacturing excellence imperative for global competitiveness'

Manufacturing excellence and quality upgradation of Indian micro small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) are imperative for MSMEs aspiring to attain global competitiveness, Minister of State for MSMEs Haribhai Parthabhai Chaudhary said.

Feb 04, 2017, 23:51 PM IST
Govt should restrict corporate tax at 25% with cesses, surcharges: PHDCCI

Govt should restrict corporate tax at 25% with cesses, surcharges: PHDCCI

Government should restrict corporate tax at 25 percent with cesses and surcharges, PHD Chamber of Commerce and Industry has said.

Jan 21, 2017, 18:31 PM IST

Govt to launch exclusive scheme for women entrepreneurs

The Centre would shortly launch an exclusive scheme for women entrepreneurs, a senior official in the Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) said today.

Jan 07, 2017, 19:53 PM IST
SME body demands separate ministry in states for sector

SME body demands separate ministry in states for sector

An industry body of micro and small enterprises has sought for a separate ministry in states to address issues related to sector.

Sep 24, 2016, 18:12 PM IST
MSMEs can reap Rs 2 trillion business from Budget boost

MSMEs can reap Rs 2 trillion business from Budget boost

 MSMEs are set to receive incremental business worth around Rs 2 trillion out of the Rs 3 trillion allocated to the sector in the Budget, a report says.

Mar 27, 2016, 12:14 PM IST
'Modi jacket becoming popular in India as well as in foreign countries'

'Modi jacket becoming popular in India as well as in foreign countries'

'Modi Jacket', a half sleeve coat often worn by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has become "very popular" among the people in India as well as in some foreign countries, Union Minister Kalraj Mishra said on Monday.

Dec 21, 2015, 14:50 PM IST

Andhra looks to attract Rs.20,000 crore investment in defence, aerospace

Andhra Pradesh is looking at Rs.20,000 crore investments in the aerospace and defence manufacturing sector by 2020, Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu said here on Wednesday.

Sep 30, 2015, 22:10 PM IST

Bank of Maharashtra eyes Rs 4,000-cr fund raising

State-owned Bank of Maharashtra is looking to raise Rs 4,000 crore during the next five years and 50 per cent of the fund is expected to come from the Centre.

Jul 26, 2015, 13:22 PM IST

MSME Board deliberates on sector-specific issues

He also said that the MSME Ministry is going to be a major plank in the government's Make in India initiative.

Jul 10, 2015, 22:44 PM IST

After Modi's appeal khadi sale jumps 60%

Sale of khadi products have increased by over 60 percent after Prime Minister Narendra Modi's appeal to buy atleast one khadi garment, MSME Minister Kalraj Mishra said on Tuesday.

Jun 16, 2015, 22:55 PM IST

Government launches online job portal for MSME sector

The government Monday launched an online portal for job seekers in the micro, small and medium enterprises (MSME) sector.

Jun 16, 2015, 09:10 AM IST

India looking to expand industrial presence in South East Asia: NSIC

NSIC would want to see collaborations between Singapore and Indian enterprises, involving training from either side, sharing of knowledge, expertise and machinery as per requirements of the two parties.

Jun 13, 2015, 12:31 PM IST

Centre plans 500 incubation centres to skill professionals

These centres would be on the PPP model and initially Rs 200 crore would be allotted for setting them up, particularly in districts, he said. He added that the Government wants to make the MSME sector competitive through technological innovation.

Jun 05, 2015, 16:42 PM IST

Samsung, MSME ministry to set up digital academy

The company will offer the Digital Academy course in collaboration with the ministry, and will seek to train youth to develop apps that run on the Tizen OS across a multitude of devices such as smartphones, televisions and tablets.

May 13, 2015, 16:46 PM IST

Stakeholders' meet to discuss setting up Mudra Bank on March 25

Finance Ministry has called the first meeting of all stakeholders, including MSME and microfinance institutions, on March 25 for discussing formalisation of structure of the Rs 20,000-crore Mudra Bank.

Mar 22, 2015, 13:23 PM IST

Many MSMEs either shut down or sick due to shortage of funds

A number of MSME units across the country have either shut down or became sick due to inadequate funds, power shortage, high cost of capital and recession, Parliament was informed today.

Mar 02, 2015, 15:18 PM IST