Industry

DD channel for start-ups

  Government proposes to start a channel within the DD bouquet of channels exclusively for start-ups. The channel will serve as a platform for promoting start-ups, discussing issues affecting their growth, matchmaking with venture capitalists and funding and tax planning.  Channel will be designed and executed by start-ups themselves. The ...

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19351 startups since 2016 – State wise breakup

Number of recognized Startups under Startup India initiative (State/UT wise) S.No. State No. of Recognized Startups 1 Maharashtra 3661 2 Karnataka 2847 3 Delhi 2552 4 Uttar Pradesh 1566 5 Telangana 1080 6 Haryana 1052 7 Tamil Nadu 1004 8 Gujarat 985 9 Kerala 849 10 West Bengal 573 11 ...

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Start-up India Scheme – Further enhancements to 2016 scheme

Start-up India initiative launched on 16thJanuary 2016, consists of 19 Action Points that act as a guiding document for the initiative. Since its inception, 19,351 Startups across the country have been recognised by the Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT) as on 24.06.2019. Salient features of Startup ...

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Scheme for Farmers affected by Calamities

The State Government is primarily responsible for providing necessary relief measures in the wake of natural calamities. For undertaking relief measures, funds are available with the State Government in the form of State Disaster Response Fund (SDRF). Additional financial assistance, over and above SDRF, is considered from National Disaster Response ...

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Indian Navy SAILS towards pursuance of the energy and environmental goals of country – World Environment Day 2019

Indian economy has seen unprecedented growth over the past two decades, which has spurred the energy demand. Being a responsible and mature nation, our Government policies have seen a paradigm shift in energy policy. The focus has been on reducing the carbon footprint by ways of using alternate sources of ...

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Pension for small retail traders and shopkeepers: Approved

The Union Cabinet has approved a monthly pension scheme for small retail traders and shopkeepers. All small shopkeepers, retail traders and self-employed persons are assured a minimum of Rs.3,000 monthly pension after attaining 60 years of age. The scheme offers pension coverage to the trading community It covers 3 crore ...

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