Category Archives: StartUps

New initiatives to mark 1st MeitY Start-up Summit

Prasad unveils new initiatives to mark first MeitY Start-up Summit

PIB News Update: Union Minister of Law & Justice, Communications and Electronics & Information Technology, Shri Ravi Shankar Prasad had today unveiled a series of new initiatives by Ministry of Electronics & Information (MeitY) in the first MeitY Start-up Summit held today at New Delhi.

Speaking on the occasion Shri Ravi Shakar Prasad stressed… Read More

Indian Railways | Pilot Project- allowing e-commerce consignments on EMU services in non-peak hours

Indian Railways, GAIL sign MoU

PIB News Update: Indian Railways started a pilot project, allowing e-commerce consignments on its EMU services in non-peak hours.  As a part of innovative pilot project, carrying of e-commerce consignment ofAmazon in EMU services commenced from Sealdah to Dankuni in EMU local (suburban services) managed by Eastern Railways. The pilot project is initially… Read More

MSME | Danish Delegation to visit NI- MSME

MSME

PIB News Update:National Institute for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (ni-msme) welcomes.  A Delegation of Danish Consortium for Academic Craftsmanship (DCAC) of Denmark will visit on October 21st, 2019.  The delegation will explore the possibility of collaborate in vocational Education and Training (VET) with ni-msme.

The delegation will have… Read More

MoD | India Defence & Security Expo 2019 ‘Make in India 2.0′

India Defence & Security Expo 2019

PIB News Update:Raksha Rajya Mantri Shri Shripad Naik has reiterated the government’s commitment in pursuing defence modernisation to fulfil the aspirations of the 130-crore Indians and domestic Defence Industry. Addressing India Defence & Security Expo 2019 on the theme ‘Make in India 2.0’ at Indian Institute of Technology here today, Shri Naik … Read More

Workshop on ‘Outreach of Emerging Technologies’ to MSMEs

MSME

PIB News Update:Minister of State for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises and Animal Husbandry, Dairying & Fisheries has stressed that technology should be used with a view to improve the life condition of poorest of the poor. The Minister inaugurated the workshop on Outreach of Emerging Technologies to MSMEs in New Delhi today.

He said that technology… Read More

Nitin Gadkari inaugurates 16th Global SME Business Summit

Nitin Gadkari inaugurates 16th Global SME Business Summit

PIB News Update:Union Minister for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises and Road Transport & Highways Shri Nitin Gadkari has said that reducing the cost of capital, logistics and power are crucial for making the Indian MSME sector globally competitive. The Minister inaugurated the 16th Global SME Business Summit 2019 in New Delhi .

The Summit is organized… Read More

Power Ministry | National Conclave on Energy Efficiency in MSME Sector

Nitin Gadkari and Shri RK Singh inaugurate National Conclave on Energy Efficiency in MSME

PIB News Update:Shri Nitin Gadkari, Union Minister for Micro Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) and Road Transport & Highways and Shri RK Singh, Union Minister of State for Power and New & Renewable Energy (IC) and Skill Development & Entrepreneurship jointly inaugurated the National Conclave on Enhancing Energy Efficiency in MSME sector… Read More

Govt to take effective steps to resolve the problem of delayed payments to MSMEs

Gadkari says Government will take effective steps to resolve the problem

PIB News Update: Union Minister for Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises Shri Nitin Gadkari has said that non payment and delay in payments to MSME enterprises will be dealt with very firmly. The Minister reiterated the Government’s commitment to solve long standing problems of the MSME sector and give it the required support so that it can realize its… Read More

Ministry of Finance | CBDT consolidates Circulars for ease of compliance of Start-ups

Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT)

In order to provide hassle-free tax environment to the Start-ups, a series of announcements have been made by Union Finance & Corporate Affairs Minister Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman in her General Budget Speech, 2019, and also on 23rd August 2019. To give effect to these announcements, the Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) issued various circulars/clarifications… Read More

CBDT constitutes Start-up Cell | To address grievances related to Start-ups

Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT)

PIB News Update | One of the measures pertaining to taxation announced by the Hon’ble Finance Minister as part of the several measures to boost the economy, was the withdrawal of ‘Angel Tax’ provisions for Start-ups and their investors. As part of the measures for mitigating the genuine difficulties of Start-ups, it was decided that a dedicated cell would be… Read More

GeM and SIDBI sign MoU | To enable growth for MSMEs, Start-ups & Women Entrepreneurs

GeM and SIDBI sign MoU

PIB News Update | Government e Marketplace (GeM), Department of Commerce, Ministry of Commerce and Industry has signed an MoU with Small Industries Development Bank of India [SIDBI] to benefit MSMEs, women entrepreneurs, Self Help Groups (SHGs), Women Self Help Groups and various loan beneficiaries under MUDRA and Stand-up India scheme. The MoU was signed… Read More