Ease of Doing Business for MSMEs: Only 22 per cent respondents were aware about the Rs 3 lakh crore emergency credit line guarantee scheme announced by the Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman for Covid-hit MSMEs in May.
Kunal Bahl-led committee will have “upcoming e-commerce policy, the consumer protection rules and a consistent interpretation of the intermediary status of e-commerce platforms” on its immediate agenda.
The council, which is a global body of IIT alumni, students and faculty across 23 IITs, will work towards bringing in bringing transparency, governance improvement, market discovery of share price, providing liquidity to PE i
Ease of Doing Business for MSMEs: MSME Minister Nitin Gadkari has been urging MSMEs to take benefit of the current crisis faced by China as an opportunity to grow. The minister had asked the industry to attract investments fr
Online retailers have sought a three-four month time period from DPIIT to update country of origin details for every product listed online. They had agreed to display the same during their first meeting related to this issue
Funding in the first half of 2020 was led by $500 million raised by Byju’s from Tiger Global and General Atlantic (in two separate deals) and $300 million secured by FirstCry from SoftBank. Zomato, Swiggy, Unacademy and Bou
The company’s refurbished goods platform 2Gud has now forayed into social commerce space to allow users to track and follow the latest videos on fashion trends, gadgets review, beauty tips etc. by various digital influencer
Ease of Doing Business for MSMEs: For MSMEs, it is critical to keep their expenses in check and remain solvent in the current scenario. Lack of solvency in the business would further not allow them to take advantage of the no
The contactless purchase has been part of the new normal in the agri tech ecosystem. The pandemic has created greater urgency for small farm-owners to shift to digital trading not just for better deals but overall safety and
Ease of Doing Business for MSMEs: MSMEs already having Entrepreneurs Memorandum (EM)-II or Udyog Aadhaar Memorandum (UAM) registrations etc., issued by different authorities under the Ministry of MSME, will also have to regis
The government on Monday had banned “malicious” 59 Chinese apps including TikTok, Helo, WeChat, Club Factory, Shareit, UC Browser, Cam Scanner and more for being "engaged in activities which are prejudicial to sovereignty
Ease of Doing Business for MSMEs: The task force, which has members including Persistent Systems Chairman Anand Deshpande, ITC chairman Sanjiv Puri, Apollo Hospitals joint MD Sangita Reddy, Teamlease chairman Manish Sabharwal
Credit and Finance for MSMEs: The investment was led by Google’s private equity fund CapitalG while existing investors LGT Lightstone, Falcon Edge Capital, A91 Partners and MAJ Invest also participated.
E-commerce marketplaces agreement to display the country of origin for online retailers has come a day after the Finance Ministry asked sellers on public procurement portal Government e-Marketplace (GeM) to mention the same f
Credit and Finance for MSMEs: The amount sanctioned under the Rs 3 lakh crore collateral-free scheme crossed Rs 79,000-crore mark, as of June 20, 2020, while the amount disbursed stood at Rs 35,000 crore.
The ease in regulations for online delivery of liquor has given last-mile delivery companies such as Amazon, BigBasket, Swiggy, Zomato etc. another channel to earn revenue and cope up with the Covid impact on their businesses