Giriraj Singh takes charge at MSME ministry

Giriraj Singh assumed charge as the Minister of State for Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises (MSME) on Tuesday.

Giriraj Singh takes charge at MSME ministry

Giriraj Singh assumed charge as the Minister of State for Micro, Small & Medium Enterprises (MSME) on Tuesday.

MSME meet at Guwahati on June 26

A one-day meet of micro, small & medium enterprises (MSMEs) across the country will be held in Guwahati on June 26 to discuss various issues faced by the industry.

15 Technology Centres being set up in country: Muniyappa

MSME Minister K H Muniyappa Wednesday said 15 technology centres are being set up across the country at an investment of Rs 2,200 crore.

PM may soon clear policy to help MSMEs

The Prime Minister`s Office is taking a final view on the report of a task force, which suggested easy access to bank finance and preference in public sect or procurement to the micro, small and medium firms.

Fin Min, RBI to direct banks to step up credit to MSME

The Finance Ministry and the Reserve Bank will issue directions to the banks to step up credit for micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs).

Credit flow to MSME sector up 100 pc in two years: RBI

Credit flow to micro, small and
medium enterprises (MSMEs) has more than doubled in two years
to Rs 2.57 lakh crore in the financial year ending March 2009,
Reserve Bank of India deputy governor K C Chakrabarty said.

India to promote MSME`s case at G-20 meet: Montek

India will promote the case of medium and small businesses at the G-20 to ensure adequate credit flow to the sector, said Planning Commission Deputy chairman Montek Singh Ahluwalia who is the Indian sherpa for the meet.

Govt sets up Task Force to look into MSME sector demands

The government is setting up a high-level Task Force to address the problems of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) which have been demanding adequate financing and other incentives to tide over the economic slowdown.

Govt launches `Lean Manufacturing Scheme` for MSMEs

The government on Wednesday launched
`Lean Manufacturing Scheme` for the micro, small and medium
units to enhance the manufacturing competitiveness of the
sector, battling the global demand recession.

MSME plans to set purchase targets for govt departments

The MSME ministry is working on a `Procurement Policy` for the sector, which would set targets for the government departments to source their requirement from the tiny and small units, a top official on Tuesday said.