Now, Odisha gets its own Geographical Indication-tagged ‘rasagola’
A cultural war had broken out when West Bengal beat Odisha to a GI tag for its version of the sweet in November 2017.
Govt asks banks to appoint GM-level officer to address MSME sector woes
MSME sector has been a focus of the Narendra Modi government as it pl...
MSMEs to contribute 50% to India's GDP, provide 15 cr jobs in 5 years: Gadkari
The speciality of this Budget is that our small-scale and medi...
Budget 2019: Sitharaman says streamlining multiple labour laws is on the anvil
The MSME sector has been rooting for revised labour reforms that can help to make the environment for conducive for them.
Incentives must shift from dwarf to infant firms
Survey says when sops are provided to MSMEs irrespective of age, ‘perverse’ incentives are created for firms to stay small.
Economic Survey 2019: Focus on infant firms, not dwarfs for job creation
The chapter said that job creation in India, essentially, suffers from policies that foster dwarfs instead of infant firms that have the potential to grow and become giants rapidly.
Siemens 'Ingenuity Tour' to be in Coimbatore for four days
The tour is targeted at various industry verticals and demonstrates the competitive advantage that can be gained by adopting innovative technologies and solutions, the release said.
How to be a part of the booming trade between South Asian countries
In developing nations various SMES and MSMEs contribute to the commerce by bringing global technology and logistical efficiency aiding the businesses in totality.
How digital technology has redefined MSME sector
In the world of digital transformation in the lending space, we are witnessing a completely changed environment today.
Entrepreneurship on wheels: A UNDP project is taking mentorship and training to rural women
It is well known that in India has one of the lowest workforces in the world with a rank of 108 in the Gender Gap Index. The only way to bridge the space is by economically empowering women by providing them an opportunity to have a job or start their own business.
Access to credit, technology adoption, connect with global peers, key for Indian MSMEs growth: WASME
WASME has been consistently working closely with world MSMEs, Central and State Governments in providing opportunities to MSMEs.
Due to anomalies in IBC, corporate NPAs can lead to bankruptcy in MSMEs: FISME
"The critical reforms that MSMEs need are in areas such as banking sector and labour markets," said Anil Bhardwaj, Secretary General, FISME.
How IFC's 'Masala Bonds' helped tide over IL&FS liquidity crisis
To tackle the liquidity issue generated by the IL&FS fiasco, IFC decided to launch $1 billion Masala Bonds, of which about $100 million as i...
We do not deal with SMEs individually, work on aggregate basis: IFC
To undertake its lending activities, IFC primarily invests in Non-Banking Financial Companies (NBFCs) and Microfinance Institutions (MFIs), ...
Our focus is on high-rated NBFCs who render service to MSMEs: SIDBI
SIDBI has been involved in a number of initiatives to upscale the MSME sector, including a new social credit model in the works. Mohammad Mu...
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