KVIC hikes wages for spinners to Rs 5.50 per hank

Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) today said it has hiked the wages for spinners from Rs 4 per hank to Rs 5.50 per hank. In textile sector, a hank refers to a unit of yarn or twine that

Govt to provide benefits to small tea growers: Nirmala Sitharaman

Minister of State for Commerce Nirmala Sitharaman said in Lok Sabha that a proposal has been mooted to amend the Tea (Marketing) Control Order 2003 so as to define mini and micro factories and exempt

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Kris Gopalakrishnan sees 70% startups failing globally: 5 things he said

Kris Gopalakrishnan, Infosys co-founder, is of the opinion that only 5-10 per cent startups around the world will become large.

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NITI Aayog analysing all sick, loss making CPSEs: Babul Supriyo

"78, 70 and 77 CPSEs incurred losses during 2012-13, 2013-14 and 2014-15 respectively," Minister of State for Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises Babul Supriyo said in a written reply to the Lok S

E-commerce platform can give SMEs access to global markets: Rita Teaotia

E-commerce platform is fast emerging as a new trend in global trade and SMEs should use this medium to get direct access to the world markets, a top government official said today.

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‘Plug and Play’ offices the answer to office space woes of SMEs

To start a venture and turn it into a flourishing enterprise is the goal of SMEs. However, there are many challenges that SMEs usually face in their growth and operations.

MSME Ministry seeks to remove prior experience norm for start-ups

Government proposes to introduce a single-page registration form and do away with the 'prior experience' clause under the compulsory public procurement order for micro, small and medium enterprises, M

Digitally engaged SMEs may grow up to 27%: Study

Small and medium businesses (SMBs) in India using cloud and mobile tools can expect annual revenue growth of up to 27 per cent, a study by Google and Deloitte said today.

Cloud telephony for SMBs

Delivered on internet pipe, this voice tech offers call centre-like features

Is entrepreneurship a safe move?

Leaving a job for starting own venture isn't an easy option

From kirana to e-retailer

Online, offline models can coalesce to create superior value for all stakeholders

Ecommerce boom

SIDBI, NIBM to setup ‘MSME Centre of Excellence’ in Pune

Small Industries Development Bank of India (SIDBI) has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with National Institute of Bank Management (NIBM) to set up a 'MSME Centre of Excellence' in Pun

Strategy and ‘mauka’

To fight and win, play to your unique strengths instead of aping competition

Taxation: No notification yet on Swachh Bharat cess

Queries on tax issues, addressed by Abhishek Jain and Achal Chawla of EY

SMEs more receptive to gender equality: Muhammad Musa

Since women are disproportionately affected by discrimination and violations at the workplace, Care India...

The online-only model

This new sales channel is slowly changing the game

Sustainable MSMEs

Supportive frameworks critical to an inclusive model

Stat-o-Sphere: Asia rising in factoring

Factoring has been growing steadily in emerging economies in the last few years.

Taxation: No duty on capital goods exported under excise rules

Queries on tax issues, addressed by Abhishek Jain and Achal Chawla of EY.

Invest in personal branding

We all are constantly working towards attaining our goals in life.

The bold and the bored

Just when stories abound about start-up entrepreneurs making their billions from a tiny stake in their ventures...

Should SMEs bother about net neutrality?

You have heard of small start-ups like Facebook and Google making it big.

Engaging with the digital shopper

Digital marketing has to be interactive and responsive

Focus on foundries

‘Make in India’ success hinges on foundry industry’s preparedness

Let us have a 1,000 Make SME scheme: Sanjay Bhandari, OIS-AT

OIS-AT is a prime original equipment manufacturer (OEM) in a variety of advanced technology products and services, especially in defence, homeland security and civil aviation.

Taxation: Writing back of depreciation not possible

Queries on tax issues, addressed by Prashant Khatore and Devraj Singh of EY

Stat-o-Sphere: Retail Hotspots in Apac

Retail markets in the Apac region saw 464 new retail entrants in 2014, 23% more than in 2013.

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