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Govt and FM giving highest priority to infrastructure development: Nitin Gadkari
Already 6,000 projects costing Rs 100 lakh crore are in the ...
MSME definition widened further to include firms with up to Rs 250 cr turnover
The Union Cabinet on Monday said it has approved and further r...
India beefing up infrastructure along China border; new strategic tunnel being constructed in Uttarakhand
The Border Roads Organisation (BRO)...
Govt looking for funding for Rs 60,000 crore river linking project: Nitin Gadkari
"The plan for the project is ready and the government is lo...
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Truckers seek govt intervention to help stranded drivers, for safety of goods
Seeking support from the government, All India Motor Transport Congress (AIMTC) said supplies could be hit if problems are not addressed as still a large number of drivers were stranded while many have abandoned trucks loaded with goods at various places.
Rs 50 crore investment criterion should define MSMEs for export sector: AEPC
The apparel exporting industry would recommend keeping only the investment criterion of Rs 50 crore irrespective of the turnover, as was the provision earlier, Sakthivel said.
Govt to help firms making import substitute products: Nitin Gadkari
"There are many industries which are working on import substitute products and saving the nation's money. The Central government is forming a scheme to encourage these industries," the Union minister for micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) said.
How NIC is helping govt to connect during lockdown
The PM’s conferencing with CMs, Saarc contemporaries, sportspersons and heads of embassies and high-commissions too were done using NIC’s video-conference service. It has a permanent setup at the PM’s residence and office and over 1,800 studios across the country including state and district capitals and union territories.
No record to show MSMEs impacted by demonetisation: Gadkari
Gadkari said that small enterprises were facing issues related to shortage of working capital, labour management, and the global economy.
Govt to further revise criteria for classifying 'medium' enterprises under MSME definition: Gadkari
The minister said he was also open to considering suggestions regarding enhancing the turnover limit to up to Rs 250 crore for medium enterprises, and will take up the matter with the MSME secretary.
Ahmed Patel meets Nitin Gadkari, discusses road & infra projects in Gujarat
The Rajya Sabha MP from Gujarat met Gadkari at his office and raised the requirement of road and infrastructure in his state, they said. While he pointed out certain delays in infrastructure projects, he also took up the demands of improving road projects in Gujarat, according to the sources.
Covid-19: NHAI makes way for distributing food to migrants at toll plazas
In a meeting held on Saturday NHAI has asked toll operators to make food arrangements for migrant workers. The move will also benefit truck drivers transporting essential commodities, who are facing issues as food outlets along National highways remain shut.
Covid-19 relief: Government announces Rs 3-lakh crore collateral-free automatic loans for MSMEs
There has been a clamour for fiscal support for MSMEs ever since the first lockdown was announced.
Expect financial package from govt in 2-3 days: Gadkari to industry
The minister for MSME, and Road Transport and Highways said the government stands with the industry but it also needs to understand the government's limitations. "We are trying our level best on how we can protect everybody," Gadkari said, adding that while Japan and the US governments have announced mega packages, their economies are bigger than India's.
'Vehicle scrappage policy to help generate demand for new vehicles amid coronavirus pandemic'
A vehicle scrappage policy is in the works for some time now. The policy aims to put a cap on the life of vehicles in terms of years run. Last week, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari had said that the scheme is likely to be finalised soon to boost the automobile sector.