Smaller pharma contract producers face closure

There is over-capacity in India, and the competition is becoming too fierce for small firms

'Customs must be paid on unused value of inputs'

07 Apr 2014

In case of short realisation of export proceeds, proportionate drawback has to be surrendered, as per RBI Master Circular on ...

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Pharma SMEs from Gujarat see 20% growth in exports

06 Apr 2014

Focus on exports as domestic market becomes competitive with DPCO 2013

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Private banks turn to SMEs to drive growth

01 Apr 2014

With the slowdown in large corporate loan disbursement many lenders are now betting big on the SME segment

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Women entrepreneurs give back to society

31 Mar 2014

Dixit set up the company's online portal (www.sheepstop.com) and retail operations all by herself

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Indian SMEs can help modernise their Saarc counterparts: Vikramjit Sahney

31 Mar 2014

Interview with President, Saarc Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Gujarat tech SMEs eye 40% rise in exports

31 Mar 2014

In the immediate future, GESIA is looking at participating in IT and electronics trade expos in West Asia and Taiwan

Corrugated box industry reeling under margin pressure

31 Mar 2014

The industry intends to increase the prices of corrugated boxes by 18-20% in the northern region and by 15-16% in the western and ...

U'khand notifies new policy for small units

31 Mar 2014

The measure would benefit the state's khadi and village industry, particularly in the handicraft and handloom sectors

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In manufacturing, leather and pharma lead employment-intensity

31 Mar 2014

The top five manufacturing industries in the order of their employment intensity are: leather and leather goods, pharmaceuticals, ...

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In Gujarat, 9% SMEs shut down operations: State govt official

27 Mar 2014

According to Assocham, there are close to 300,000 registered SMEs in Gujarat

MSME proposes to set up Rs 10,000-cr fund for tech acquisition and support

27 Mar 2014

The amount is to undertake technology upgradation, acquisition, adaptation and innovation

Microsoft bets big on SMEs in India

26 Mar 2014

Microsoft is betting on the small and medium enterprises segment for the expansion and adoption of its cloud offering like ...

Chandigarh SMEs want to be in party manifestos

25 Mar 2014

Industrialists said the three basic unresolved problems since 10 years have put the sector far behind in growth and also cause ...

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Govt concerned at 221% rise in sick MSMEs

24 Mar 2014

Outstanding loans of sick units have risen by nearly 145% - from Rs 5,233 cr to Rs 12,800 cr - between 2010 and 2013

'To qualify for duty drawback, exporters must get paid in foreign currency'

24 Mar 2014

We have wrongly availed Cenvat Credit but not utilised it for payment of Central Excise duty. We have reversed the Credit but the ...

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Most of engineering graduates ready to work in SMEs

18 Mar 2014

Survey covered 328 engineering graduates with 0-5 years of work experience

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TN adopts cluster strategy for small enterprises

17 Mar 2014

State government announces incentive package for development of MSMEs

Uttarakhand CM focuses on small units

17 Mar 2014

At a time when Uttarakhand is offering a mega industrial policy, new Chief Minister Harish Rawat is focusing on micro, small and ...

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We strive to be holistic growth partners of SMEs: Kavi Arora

17 Mar 2014

Interview with CEO, Religare Finvest Limited

A business out of tours to natural hot spots

17 Mar 2014

Try and imagine a place that has no noise and other pollution, where the only sounds are those of birds and streams and ...

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High employment intensity in service-sector MSMEs

17 Mar 2014

CRISIL has analysed the employee strength of 1,400 micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSMEs) in the service sector in 2012-13 ...

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Educated farmers in Punjab venture into dairy farming

10 Mar 2014

Worried over diminishing returns from small holdings in the state, young and educated farmers in Punjab with an entrepreneurial ...

'EOUs are free to sell surplus duty-free goods in DTA on paying customs duty'

10 Mar 2014

We had imported some goods, which have been re-exported for repair and return. However, out of the total quantity, some of the ...

Small enterprises flock to Taiwan machinery show

10 Mar 2014

In order to explore the trade potential for the import of machinery by Indian micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs), a ...

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MPEDA's co-branding drive for seafood exports

03 Mar 2014

Initiative to promote brand equity of Indian marine products in markets

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RBI panel to review credit flow to MSME sector

03 Mar 2014

A meeting of the Reserve Bank of India's Standing Advisory Committee has been convened this month to review the flow of ...

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Over 20 small IT firms get nod to invest in Punjab

03 Mar 2014

In addition to these SMEs, software giant Infosys has laid the foundation stone for its campus and committed an investment of Rs ...

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Nearly 15% SME foundries shut shop due to demand slump

03 Mar 2014

About 80 per cent of India's $12 bn foundry industry comprises SMEs, 15% are medium-sized players and only five per cent are ...

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Service-sector MSMEs provide maximum job opportunities

03 Mar 2014

CRISIL has analysed the employee strength in 3,500 micro, small, and medium enterprises (MSMEs) in the manufacturing and service ...

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Auto part makers unsure about revival in demand

24 Feb 2014

Will benefit only if excise cuts on cars and SUVs are retained by incoming govt

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