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Make in India campaign

GST will make consumer goods cheaper, boost jobs: CBEC

Spelling out benefits of the Goods and Services Tax (GST), the revenue department on Monday said it will make consumer goods cheaper, increase consumption and generate more employment by enhancing economic activity.


Aug 29, 2016, 14:55 PM IST

US Air Force Secy to visit India; to discuss proposals under 'Make in India' drive

During her visit to India, she will discuss with her Indian counterparts proposals to co-produce aircraft in India.

Aug 18, 2016, 12:25 PM IST

Govt to simplify labour inspection norms

Government is simplifying the labour inspection process and will come out with a unified portal for online registration of units and reporting of inspections, Minister for Labour and Employment Bandaru Dattatreya said today.

Apr 05, 2016, 16:16 PM IST

FinMin to organise India Investment Summit on February 4-5

India has been trying to attract foreign investment for Make in India campaign with a view to boost economic growth and generating employment.

Jan 27, 2016, 17:27 PM IST

'Karnataka right place for 'Make in India'

The right place to start the 'Make in India' campaign is Bengaluru, Karnataka Industries Minister R.V. Deshpande on Wednesday said.

Oct 08, 2015, 01:23 AM IST

Counterfeit goods real challenge to 'Make in India': Report

Production of low-quality counterfeit goods has the potential to significantly undermine the 'Make in India' programme that seeks to establish the country as a global manufacturing hub, a report has said.

Aug 31, 2015, 22:17 PM IST

''Taxes, imports damaging Made in India synthetic textiles''

The synthetic textiles industry has sought a complete recast of excise and customs regime for itself, relating it with cotton, to be able to compete with Bangladesh, China and Vietnam and not lose out on the Make in India campaign.

Jun 06, 2015, 15:50 PM IST

Make in India should not entirely focus on global markets: Rajan

Reserve Bank Governor Raghuram Rajan on Thursday said it was a 'worthwhile ambition' to pursue Make In India campaign but cautioned that the whole effort should not be made towards producing for overseas markets as global slowdown could create problems.

May 28, 2015, 19:51 PM IST

'NDA regime has taken several development initiatives which need effective evaluation'

The NDA Governmenthas taken several developmental initiatives such asMake in India campaign, the Swachch Bharat Abhiyan, the Digital India campaign and the Jan Dhan Yojana etc., which need effective monitored and evaluation for better delivery, said Minister of State for Planning Rao Inderjit Singh.

Jan 19, 2015, 16:08 PM IST

Follow up meeting on 'Make in India' campaign on Dec 29

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hold a meeting of several stakeholders on December 29 to chalk out a 'specific action plan' to implement the 'Make in India' programme, which aims at boosting manufacturing sectors.

Dec 23, 2014, 16:42 PM IST

Govt to come out with six-month 'report card'

Government is planning to come out with a six-month 'report card' and Prime Minister Narendra Modi has directed all ministers to submit details of their performances and achievements by this month end.

Dec 16, 2014, 21:59 PM IST

Modi government to come out with six-month 'report card'

Government is planning to come out with a six-month 'report card' and Prime Minister Narendra Modi has directed all ministers to submit details of their performances and achievements by this month end.

Dec 16, 2014, 19:45 PM IST

After sluggish 2014, India awaits 'promising' 2015 for exports

The overall exports during the first ten months of calendar year 2014 stood at about USD 270 billion.

Dec 15, 2014, 11:13 AM IST

RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan's word of caution on 'Make in India' campaign

Rajan said that he was also cautioning against picking a particular sector such as manufacturing for encouragement, simply because it has worked well for China.

Dec 12, 2014, 14:33 PM IST

Career in Operations Management

Prof. Pramod K Gupta talks about the skill gap and the scope of a career in operations management

Oct 21, 2014, 16:43 PM IST

'Make in India' plan welcomed by S African business

The 'Make in India' campaign launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been widely welcomed by the South African business sector which is eager to create more bilateral trade opportunities.

Sep 27, 2014, 05:58 AM IST

Invest India sets up cell to facilitate Make in India campaign

Invest India is a not-for-profit joint venture between the Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion (DIPP), Ministry of Commerce & Industry; state governments; and industry body Ficci.

Sep 26, 2014, 14:25 PM IST

'Make in India' reflects ambition to move ahead in mfg: Ind Inc

Launching his government's ambitious project to make India a manufacturing hub, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today promised effective and easy governance to help achieve high growth and creation of jobs.

Sep 25, 2014, 16:11 PM IST

India needs policy to look east, link west: Narendra Modi

Placing his forthcoming US visit in the context of his recent engagements with leaders from the Asia-Pacific region, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said India needs a policy that looks east as well as "links west".

Sep 25, 2014, 15:12 PM IST

Make in India: RIL's Rs 1.8L cr investment will fructify in 15 months, says Mukesh Ambani

Reliance Group Chairman and Managing Director Mukesh Ambani on Thursday said the company's over Rs 1.8 lakh crore investments will fructify in 12-15 months.

Sep 25, 2014, 15:03 PM IST