Ease of Doing Business for MSMEs: Amazon's flagship delivery programme I have Space, for kiranas with extra space for storage of Amazon packages and sufficient manpower to deliver them in two-three km radius of their stores, now has over 28,000 such stores in nearly 350 cities.
India has transitioned to a 'Purpose-driven' entrepreneurship from 'Necessity-driven' entrepreneurship as depicted by the latest ranking of the country in three out of four parameters introduced by Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) consortium.
Ease of Doing Business for MSMEs: CAIT urged Commerce Minister Piyush Goyal to set-up a Regulatory Authority along with the upcoming e-commerce policy for regulating and monitoring e-commerce business and "having adequate powers to penalise offenders of e-commerce policy."
Over eight lakh artisans and weavers associated with 1,500 Amazon Karigar sellers and 17 government emporiums including Tantuja, Harit Khadi, Tribes India and national-level artisan organisations like Craftmark and Dastkari Haat Samiti will benefit from this mela, Amazon India said in a statement.
These five task forces would work for a month in five key areas where we feel that the industry of the country and particularly the MSME sector should head towards," MSME Secretary A K Sharma said at a virtual session organised by FICCI.
Moj is among a slew of apps that had cropped up in the short video segment to tap into the Chinese apps ban by the Indian government on June 29, 2020. ShareChat's latest round also included DCM Shriram's Chairman Ajay Shridhar Shriram and existing investors such as Twitter, SAIF Partners, Twitter, Lightspeed Ventures and India Quotient.
Credit and Finance for MSMEs: The government had announced the scheme on May 13, 2020, as part of the Atmanirbhar Bharat package to provide emergency credit to businesses from banks and NBFCs up to 20 per cent of entire outstanding credit as on February 20, 2020.
Trade, import and export for MSMEs: DPIIT in its order had stated that in the procurement of all goods and services with an estimated value of purchase less than Rs 200 crore, in accordance with Rule 161 (iv) of GFR 2017, global tender enquiry shall not be issued.
MSME EODB: Ahead of festive season sales, homegrown platform Flipkart has announced expansion into 12 new cities for its fashion category as e-commerce players expect a major surge in sales in the coming few weeks.
Technology for MSMEs: A digital-first culture must be embedded into a business’s DNA to keep ahead of the changing times. This will also enable them to serve customers who prioritize safety over everything else.