MAKE IN INDIA
How govt is trying to make Air India attractive for potential buyers
Tata Group chairman N. Chandrasekaran says he will ask his team "to eval...
View: India’s duty structure must be turned upside down for global competitiveness
Usually, countries keep import duty low on Key Industrial ...
Government offers to set up enclave for Swedish companies
The move is aimed to woo investors from the European nation to boost the Make-in-In...
Modi needs more than tax breaks to make India factory for the world
Lack of skilled workers, bureaucracy & inadequate road & port infrastructure key hurdles for investment.
India's improved ease of doing biz ranking a huge achievement: Amitabh Kant
India jumped 14 places to rank 63rd on the World Bank's ease of doing business ranking released earlier in the day. NITI Aayog CEO hailed these numbers, but believes that a lot needs to be done. The report ranks 190 countries.
Pradhan seeks investments from Japanese Nippon, Daido Steel
Pradhan discussed with Daido Steel's officials ways to further strengthen cooperation through technology transfer and sharing of best practices to make the local steel industry more cost-effective, an official statement said.
Special scheme on cards to promote component manufacturing
Govt looking beyond mobile phones manufacturing, seeks inputs for MSIPS-like incentive package. MSIP scheme provides multiple incentives tax holiday for certain years, capital subsidy and reimbursement of central taxes and duties.
Next FTP may reduce raw material costs to boost sliding exports
A sluggish global demand is likely to reform the Foreign Trade Policy 2020-25 that might give a boost to Indian exporters with some ease in norms and providing export-rewards to GI products. Focus will also be on E-commerce and services industry.
RCEP should not lead to job losses, hurt Make in India: SIAM
Trade ministers of RCEP countries will discuss issues related to investment, e-commerce, rules of origin and trade remedies in a meeting in Bangkok on October 12.
Open to further tax rationalisation for 'Make in India': Rajnath Singh
"French firms can make India its base for production of defence equipment, not only for India's large market but also for export to other countries," said Rajnath.
Govt-industry delegation reaches out to Czech firms for scaling up investments in India
The delegation is led by secretary in the department of heavy industry, A R Sihag.
Govt identifies hundreds of products for possible import curbs
Import substitution has been a key theme of commerce and industry minister Piyush Goyal ever since he moved into Udyog Bhawan in June.
Indian firms to play major role in IAF fleet sustenance: Air Force Chief
Air Chief Marshal Rakesh Kumar Singh Bhadauria said the force is committed to building strategic autonomy through indigenous design and manufacturing under the 'Make-in-India' initiative of the government.
Much before 'Make in India', Gandhi taught self-reliance
Though the 'Make-in-India' initiative to encourage self-reliance in the country was launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in 2014, its seeds were sown several decades ago by the Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi.
Startups have it easy for defence deals up to Rs 150 cr
While startups can bid for smaller deals, larger ones will have tougher qualification rules.
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